I sometimes daydream about creating a recipe blog that is exclusively beverages. It seems like I come up with more thirst-quenching recipe ideas than anything else. Everything from thick, nourishing smoothies and dessert-like shakes to warm and cozy sips and cold, icy, refreshments... like today's recipe, which is perfect for a hot summer day. I've … Continue reading Strawberry Rooibos Iced Tea
Happy Friday, friends! I'm so happy today to feature a new friend and fellow blogger, Karolina! I was super excited when Karolina offered to do a guest post about natural beauty remedies, and especially coconut oil beauty remedies! YES! I love using coconut oil for so many things, and Karolina has a few new ways … Continue reading 5 Magical Coconut Oil Remedies
I have a really tasty recipe for you today. I made these roasted tomato toasts for lunch over the weekend, and they were so good, I decided I needed to share the recipe with you all. These make a great, simple lunch (I enjoyed mine with a nice green salad with lots of veggies) and … Continue reading Roasted Garlic and Tomato Toasts + Protecting Your Skin from the Inside Out
I've felt the need lately to simplify my meals. I've also had some requests from people I know who have been feeling overwhelmed with the task of adopting healthier eating habits, and just want some easy ideas for plant-based dishes that can be made in a flash. Trust me, I get it. I, too, feel … Continue reading Simply Delicious: Sautéed Rainbow Chard and Garlic
What do you do when the weather says "summer!" but your brain says "pumpkin, pumpkin, pumpkin, PUMPKIIIIIN!"? Simple, you just whip up this creamy, cold, pumpkin spice infused jolly green smoothie! This delicious shake packs all the flavors of a pumpkin pie but is actually loaded with health and beauty boosters. I highly recommend adding … Continue reading Jolly Green Pumpkin Spice Smoothie + the Winner of the Get Gorgeous Giveaway!!!
There was a time, not so long ago, that I would walk into a mega beauty store like Sephora and become almost dizzy from excitement. The options, the colors, the promises of flawless skin and mile long lashes! It was almost too much. Even though I was hoarding baskets full of makeup at home, I … Continue reading Easy 3 Ingredient Natural Lip and Cheek Stain
It's here, it's finally here! It's the moment we've all been waiting for! Ok, I guess it's just me that's been waiting for it, because you guys didn't even know it was coming. I've been wanting to do a giveaway on the blog for some time now, and what better day than my birthday (woohoo!) … Continue reading Get Gorgeous Giveaway!
Hello, hello, lovely friends! I wasn't planning on posting anything else this weekend, with it being a holiday for us here, and many of you. However, I shared this quick recipe on Instagram the other day, and gabbed about some exciting news on Facebook, and decided I better come back here and share the goods … Continue reading 2 Ingredient Raw Coconut Pudding! Plus Exciting News for Feeding Your Beauty!
I don't want to sound like an over-hyped infomercial, but seriously folks... this mask is magical and it's probably going to change your life. Ok, maybe not your life, but it will definitely change your skin. At least it changed mine. Now, I don't usually share a lot of photos of myself in this space. … Continue reading Better Skin After One Use! Bentonite Clay Dream Skin Detox Mask (Brighten, Tighten, Smooth, & Clear)
A recent trip to our local farmer's market prompted me to create a bright, summery, sweet and tart kale salad. There's something about big bunches of fresh greens at a market that spurs me to buy not one or two, but usually three different varieties. I try to use kale and other greens in a … Continue reading Beautifying Summer Kale Salad with Avocado, Mango, and Currants (Oil-Free)