Confusion Around Mineral Sunscreens

Dermatologists, retailers, and consumer groups are increasingly recommending mineral sunscreen products for their high performance and safer ingredient profile. But there’s one major mineral misstep: using plant-based ingredients that are not FDA approved to get higher SPF values. Yeah, that’s…

Cauliflower Pizza Crust – Gluten-Free

I asked my daughter what she wanted for her 8th-grade promotion dinner and said a ‘gourmet pizza bar’. Wow, fancy. My Pinterest loving kiddo said she saw a cauliflower pizza crust that was flour-free and would also like to try that….

Pineapple Spinach Smoothie

Infuse your summer smoothies with spinach! it’s pretty, and a way to sneak in extra nutrients such as potassium, iron and calcium into your kid’s smoohies! The pineapple, banana and maple syrup gives this super smoothie a tropical twist. Directions Place…

Recent Posts

Tofu Veggie Enchilada Bake with Simply Organic

Tofu Veggie Enchilada Bake with Simply Organic

As we mosey into summer, I get so excited to see bright beautiful bell peppers back in the store and bonus – they are inexpensive! Grabbing in season organic produce, I decided to make an easy enchilada bake for dinner using Simply Organic’s Red Enchilada Simmer […]

Pink & Purple Rice Noodles

Pink & Purple Rice Noodles

I’ve used vegetables and fruits to dye Easter eggs before, but I never really entertained the thought of dying noodles until now! Blue noodles are easily achieved by boiling red cabbage and then soaking rice-based noodles (or lightly cooking) in the colored remnant water. The […]

Planning a Romantic Cuba Getaway

Planning a Romantic Cuba Getaway

With Cuba recently opening up to American visitors, my husband and I have been wanting to plan a romantic getaway, yet custom trip information has been hard to come by. A cruise to Cuba was an option, but one-size-fits-all  ‘shuttled in’ tourism is not the unique travel experience we’d like to have. Luckily, I have found that researching activities, lodging and day trips is extremely easy and interesting with Anywhere.com

(more…)

Freshening up my Home Naturally with OdorKlenz

Freshening up my Home Naturally with OdorKlenz

As we roll into summer, my family starts to put BBQs and swim parties on our calendar, which means we’re about to have a lot of people over! I’ve always been very sensitive to smells, yet hate using chemical-laden masking agents to hide them. I […]

Eucalan Getaway Gang Packs for Summer

Eucalan Getaway Gang Packs for Summer

While traveling over the Summer, it’s often difficult to run a load of laundry. With Eucalan NO-RINSE Getaway Gang Packs, you can safely wash delicates, coverups, light sweaters, bathing suits & more – right in your hotel room sink! Eucalan products are natural, safe and […]

Roasted Yam + Brussels with Israeli Couscous

Roasted Yam + Brussels with Israeli Couscous

We were invited to attend a birthday dinner last night and of course, I offered to bring a side dish. At about 1 pm, I started to realize I wasn’t going to get any more hours in my day and I had better start thinking about a game plan. (more…)

Backyard Pilates

Backyard Pilates

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  However, all opinions are mine alone. #NourishInNoTime #SnackWithPurpose #CollectiveBias I spend a lot of time on my computer and as a result, I often get lower back pain. One of my besties […]

Father’s Day 2017 – Useful Gift Ideas

Father’s Day 2017 – Useful Gift Ideas

When I was very young, I would give my Dad beer for Father’s Day. My Mom would buy the generic cans with the blue stripe around it and I would then decorate it with bows and pictures of cats.