No-Shave November Ends

Month-long many people have put down their razors and participated in No-Shave November, a movement…

Black Friday, Toxic?

I love a good deal as much as the next person. In recent years there always seems like there’s…

Winter Capsule Collection

With a little help from our eco-fashionista, Jacqueline "Jaxx" Melecio -- owner of SM Vintage, a…

National Diabetes Month

As a kid, I almost thought diabetes was something normal, a way of life. And living in the U.S.,…

Sustainable Architecture

Fossil fuels encompass our entire world (especially in the U.S.); everything we touch, wear, to the…

Maskne Tips

Wearing a mask for 6 hours plus or even after an hour of a super sweaty gym sesh will really have…

Vegan Seasonal Fest

As the air begins to chill and the scarves and sweaters come out of storage, autumn sets the tone…

Non-Toxic Nails

Traditional nail polish has acquired a bad rap, mainly due to chemical ingredients and harsh odors.…

Industrial Hemp

“Hemp.” sustainable, luxurious and increasingly popular. Unfortunately, some people hear this word…

Benefits of Olive Oil

In a Latin kitchen, olive oil is rarely ever missing. The smell of it warming on the stove and…

Hair Hair Hair

Healthy hair looks clean, soft to feel, shiny, untangled, has no frizz and is bouncy when shaking…

Rise & Grind: Mindful Coffee

National Coffee Day is September 29 each year and International Coffee Day is October 1. If you’re…

Never Alone

Many things cause broken hearts. And depression, anxiety, and grief can cause other physical pain.…

Clean Laundry… Literally

Out of all the chores, laundry is by far my least favorite. I loathe waiting around for the washer…

Trump vs Mother Earth

During his first term, Donald Trump harmed Mother Earth and contributed to climate change. By…

Tea Time Benefits

When things seem out of control, there’s nothing more calming than the tranquility that sipping a…

People for People

It may seem like the world’s two deadly viruses -- COVID-19 and racism -- aren’t headline-worthy…

Fluoride, Yay or Nay?

I love everything natural and non-toxic, and that’s why I made the switch to fluoride-free. But…

Wholesome Bites

This wondrous idea of superfoods is relatively new. However, for years the science behind foods and…

The Fashion Transformation

It’s a new world as we self-reflect and come up with a new approach in order to survive.…

Avoiding Plastics

There’s something about summer that makes people drink and eat more. Things packaged in plastic…

Summer Reads

Whether summer entices the wistful wanderer to the beach, a road trip through the mountains, or a…

Houseplants: Holistic Healers

It’s so beautiful to see nature transform from brown to green. When the lovely scent of flowers and…

Sunscreen Secrets

Summer is here, the sun strong and bright, can only mean one thing -- sunscreen, sunscreen, and…

Conscious Fashion

Linen, silk, modal, tencel... Fabrics and materials we love to love. Are they conscious? Durable?…

Summer Superfoods

The possibilities are endless this summer in your kitchen with stay-at-home orders. There’s no…

A Strong (Black) Voice

Black people are not going away and now more than EVER, we are not backing down from speaking,…

Intersectional Environmentalism

Because climate change, environmental issues, and injustices affect BIPOC

Checking In

There has been global unity against a cause for the dismantling of a broken system. People around…

Let’s Talk Money Hunny

Knowledge is power and having power over your finances will help relieve some of the unnecessary…