• Did you know it’s National Bow Tie Day?? The often overlooked but super important holiday might not have gotten your attention this morning, but you know what will? Needing a bow tie for a fancy event or costume party and having NO bow tie available!! Forget going out to buy something you’ll only wear once.… [Continue Reading]

    How to Make a Tie Into a Bow Tie
  • You’ve probably heard about dust mites in mattresses – how they can add pounds of weight to a mattress over the course of 8 years. These tiny, microscopic creatures that thrive on the humidity of a bed are real allergen problems, as I’ve written about. Dust mites can hide in places other than the mattress,… [Continue Reading]

    8 Places Dust Mites Can Hide
  • Earlier this year, I wrote about the wonderful eco-friendly attributes of Eco Swim by Aqua Green, an eco-friendly and sustainable line of swimsuits. Green design isn’t worth a whole lot if the swimsuits aren’t fashionable and comfortable, so Eco Swim sent me a bathing suit to try out. Wow, am I impressed! I wanted to… [Continue Reading]

    Eco Swim Bathing Suits Review – Can Sustainable Be Sexy?
  • Eating healthy doesn’t always have to mean eating weird food. However, this week I really found myself eating some bizarre foods in the quest to avoid chemicals, add more nutrition, and jazz up the flavors in the kitchen. Some were hits. A lot were misses. You have been warned……! 1. Epic Beef Habanero Cherry Bar… [Continue Reading]

    5 Weird Things I Ate This Week
  • Want to stop throwing out money in the trash? Check out my article in the July/August issue of Vegetarian Times titled “Kitchen Magic.” Discover three easy plants that you can regrow from kitchen scraps that would otherwise be thrown in the trash or compost pile. Why not get free plants and even more produce from something… [Continue Reading]

    Check Out My Article in Vegetarian Times!

How to Make a Tie Into a Bow Tie

Bow Tie

Did you know it’s National Bow Tie Day?? The often overlooked but super important holiday might not have gotten your attention this morning, but you know what will? Needing a bow tie for a fancy event or costume party and having NO bow tie available!! Forget going out to buy something you’ll only wear once. [...]

8 Places Dust Mites Can Hide

Years of dust being vacuumed off of a lampshade. Pretty disgusting, huh?!?

You’ve probably heard about dust mites in mattresses – how they can add pounds of weight to a mattress over the course of 8 years. These tiny, microscopic creatures that thrive on the humidity of a bed are real allergen problems, as I’ve written about. Dust mites can hide in places other than the mattress, [...]

Eco Swim Bathing Suits Review – Can Sustainable Be Sexy?

Eco Swim

Earlier this year, I wrote about the wonderful eco-friendly attributes of Eco Swim by Aqua Green, an eco-friendly and sustainable line of swimsuits. Green design isn’t worth a whole lot if the swimsuits aren’t fashionable and comfortable, so Eco Swim sent me a bathing suit to try out. Wow, am I impressed! I wanted to [...]

5 Weird Things I Ate This Week

Epic Beef Bar

Eating healthy doesn’t always have to mean eating weird food. However, this week I really found myself eating some bizarre foods in the quest to avoid chemicals, add more nutrition, and jazz up the flavors in the kitchen. Some were hits. A lot were misses. You have been warned……! 1. Epic Beef Habanero Cherry Bar [...]

Check Out My Article in Vegetarian Times!

Vegetarian Times Article 1

Want to stop throwing out money in the trash? Check out my article in the July/August issue of Vegetarian Times titled “Kitchen Magic.” Discover three easy plants that you can regrow from kitchen scraps that would otherwise be thrown in the trash or compost pile. Why not get free plants and even more produce from something [...]

The Cooper Restaurant in Palm Beach Gardens, FL

The Cooper Bar

Places like The Cooper Craft Kitchen and Bar make me happy. Incredibly happy. Why?!? Because they get it. It’s good food made with sustainable, environmentally friendly ingredients. This is the comfort food that you crave, with a carbon footprint that you desire. Located in PGA Commons in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, The Cooper just opened a [...]

Rum Smash Cocktail Recipe From The Cooper

Rum Smash from The Cooper

I’m a big fan of The Cooper Craft Kitchen and Bar at PGA Commons in Palm Beach Gardens, FL. While the artisan cocktail menu is full of favorites of mine, I’m especially fond of this Rum Smash cocktail that Bar Manager David Bouchard made for me during a recent visit. He so kindly shared the [...]

E-Cloth Car Cleaning Kit Cleans Autos Without Chemicals – and A Giveaway!

e-auto car cleaning kit

Car cleaners are full of chemicals. Car washes are expensive. So what’s a health-conscious, eco-minded driver to do? Get an e-auto Car Cleaning Kit from E-Cloth for healthier car washes without any chemicals or cleaners needed. When E-Cloth approached me about reviewing their e-auto Car Cleaning Kit, I didn’t think there would be too much [...]

Soapbox Soaps – Save the World, Get Clean Doing It!

Soap box soaps

So you want to do good, treat your family well, be healthy, and do it all affordably without too much effort. I get it!! We all do. So buy Soapbox Soaps. How can soap help you be a superhero? Here’s how: In our highly-sanitized, anti-bacterial happy world, we cannot even imagine that kids in other [...]

Organic Deals at Target on Tom’s of Maine, Clif and Stonyfield

toms of maine toothcare

From the Organic Deals blog comes news of these new coupons available at Target good for Tom’s of Maine, Clif Kids and Stonyfield YoKids products. While the coupons save money for the next few weeks (especially when combined with other additional coupons Organic Deals found), if you use the Tom’s of Maine coupon today, you [...]