• I love when I’m pleasantly surprised. And after a visit to Trevi’s Italian Restaurant in Kissimmee, Florida, I’m just a little bit giddy at finding a unique treasure that I never knew existed in Orlando. I wandered into this restaurant one morning expecting a lackluster breakfast. What I found was a local-grown, allergy-friendly, treasure trove… [Continue Reading]

    Trevi’s Breakfast Buffet at the Omni Orlando Resort at Championsgate
  • Leather furniture is beautiful, until it dries and starts to crack. I held off on using leather cleaner on our chairs for years, because I didn’t want to use toxic cleaning products on something we use everyday. Who knew that the answer to my leather cleaning solution was in the kitchen cabinet? Turns out, coconut… [Continue Reading]

    How To Clean Leather
  • Safe to say, Primo at the JW Marriott was one of the leaders in jumpstarting the local Orlando food movement. Before Chef Melissa Kelly, a two-time James Beard Award winner and founder of the famed Primo in Maine, came to town, there wasn’t a whole lot happening. It’s nice to see that 12 years later,… [Continue Reading]

    Primo Restaurant in Orlando Serves Up True Farm to Table Cuisine
  • Ah, Target, thanks for getting “it.” Thank you for stocking your aisles with more eco-chic brands than any of your competitors. Thank you for making them at a price that we can afford. (Check out our Target Deals category for evidence). Target has been selling more and more “wellness” brands, and it’s all thanks to… [Continue Reading]

    Made To Matter Program at Target Nearly Doubles in Size
  • I would be thrilled to dress solely in organic fashion, if only the prices weren’t so prohibitive (and sometimes the looks were more trendy). That’s why I’m doing a happy dance this week with some great sales on #organic and #sustainable clothing that I’ve found online. First, Synergy Organic Clothing. As of this writing, they… [Continue Reading]

    Amazing Deals on Organic and Sustainable Clothing This Week

Trevi’s Breakfast Buffet at the Omni Orlando Resort at Championsgate

Florida Grits Bar Trevis Buffet Orlando

I love when I’m pleasantly surprised. And after a visit to Trevi’s Italian Restaurant in Kissimmee, Florida, I’m just a little bit giddy at finding a unique treasure that I never knew existed in Orlando. I wandered into this restaurant one morning expecting a lackluster breakfast. What I found was a local-grown, allergy-friendly, treasure trove [...]

How To Clean Leather

Coconut Oil and Rags

Leather furniture is beautiful, until it dries and starts to crack. I held off on using leather cleaner on our chairs for years, because I didn’t want to use toxic cleaning products on something we use everyday. Who knew that the answer to my leather cleaning solution was in the kitchen cabinet? Turns out, coconut [...]

Primo Restaurant in Orlando Serves Up True Farm to Table Cuisine

Farmers Salad Primo

Safe to say, Primo at the JW Marriott was one of the leaders in jumpstarting the local Orlando food movement. Before Chef Melissa Kelly, a two-time James Beard Award winner and founder of the famed Primo in Maine, came to town, there wasn’t a whole lot happening. It’s nice to see that 12 years later, [...]

Made To Matter Program at Target Nearly Doubles in Size

Made to Matter Target

Ah, Target, thanks for getting “it.” Thank you for stocking your aisles with more eco-chic brands than any of your competitors. Thank you for making them at a price that we can afford. (Check out our Target Deals category for evidence). Target has been selling more and more “wellness” brands, and it’s all thanks to [...]

Amazing Deals on Organic and Sustainable Clothing This Week

Courtesy of Rodale's

I would be thrilled to dress solely in organic fashion, if only the prices weren’t so prohibitive (and sometimes the looks were more trendy). That’s why I’m doing a happy dance this week with some great sales on #organic and #sustainable clothing that I’ve found online. First, Synergy Organic Clothing. As of this writing, they [...]

Arm Warmers From Pavepara Fight Off Chills with Style

Pavepara Wings arm warmers lupine color

This is a problem I know you have – you are cold, but you know that the weather will soon warm up or exercising will soon make you warm. So you don’t want to wear a jacket which will have to come off, but you don’t want to be miserable. What do you do? Try [...]

Hazel Lane Travel Subscription Box Video Review

Tote + Able Wine Canvase Water Bottle Canteen Bag Flowers

Hazel Lane is a monthly travel subscription box delivering the “essence” of a city to your doorstep each month. Think Birch Box meets Farmer’s Market, the company says. With a focus on locally handmade goods, and many sustainable, vegan and organic choices, it’s a great way to travel the world every month without ever leaving home. [...]

Natural Beauty Alchemy Review + Anti-Aging Eye Balm Recipe

Natural Beauty Alchemy

For anyone who would rather create their own beauty potions and balms rather than buy them, you’re going to want to get a copy of Natural Beauty Alchemy! Just released on February 16, 2015, this book is packed with recipes to make cleansers, creams, shampoos, serums, balms, toners, masks and more. Part recipe guide and [...]

Organic and Natural Deals at Target, February 15-22, 2015

Target Ad Feb 15 2015

I will say it again – Target has some of the best deals on organic, green and more natural products than any other big-box store out there. And when they put their products on sale – WOW! Here are the deals from the Target Weekly Ad for February 15-22, 2015. Combine them with any other [...]