You ever get a gut feeling something isn't right which then influences your brain to stop whatever it is you're doing? Interestingly enough this isn't some freak super power we just happen to experience. Humans actually contain a cranial nerve called the "Vagus Nerve" that extends from our brain stem all the way down to… Continue reading Gut health: The answer to many problems.
I'm sure by now you've witnessed the super popular Collagen trend circulating the inter web or at the very least heard the word before. But what is Collagen? How do we boost it? Is it possible on a plant-based diet? Let's start with the basics. What is Collagen? Collagen is the primary structural protein found… Continue reading Collagen: why it’s beneficial & how to boost it with plants.
I think we can all agree that cleaning our homes isn't exactly our favorite chore to do but it's obviously an important one. Even more important though is WHAT we're using to clean it. If you grew up like me then some of the common products under your sink included: Windex for glass, Pledge furniture… Continue reading Eco Nuts: certified organic household cleaners. How they work & why I use them [cruelty free]
Looking to detoxify your beauty and lifestyle items but don't know where to start? The Good Being monthly subscription box is an awesome solution! How it works Good Being is a monthly all natural, nontoxic subscription box that is curated based on your individual likes, wants and needs. Their products range from beauty to skin… Continue reading Good Being [November] subscription box review
Halloween is almost here and you know what that means! 🎃🍭🍬 The inevitable candy craze is upon us folks. Though the childhood staples like Skittles and Reese's still make their rounds, here's a few reasons why it's a good idea to keep your little ones away from those conventional candies! 1️⃣ Artificial flavoring/dyes: The chemicals… Continue reading 10 Non Toxic Halloween Candies!
Ever heard of Oil pulling? Wondering how it works and why people do it? Lets start with its origins. Oil pulling is commonly associated with Ayurvedic medicine with its beginnings traced back to South India. It was believed that by swishing around natural oils such as sesame, it would help to alleviate irritability in the… Continue reading BLVNCO’s teeth whitening box + the benefits of oil pulling.
We all love that water proof, smudge proof eye makeup until it's time to take that baby off! Because our eyes/lids are such a delicate and sensitive area its crucial that its handled gently and with ingredients we can trust. Thanks to the optometrists from the We Love Eyes brand, a product like this finally… Continue reading We Love Eyes: non toxic eye make up remover |vegan & cruelty free|
Don't know about you but I live a pretty on the go life so having a deodorant that works is crucial. Oh, and have I ever mentioned I live in Florida? Aka the land of year round crazy hot temperatures? Yeaaaaaaa, this momma needs something that WORKS. Luckily Stink Bug Naturals exists! They're a family… Continue reading Stink Bug Naturals: Non Toxic Deodorant Review
Did you know nearly 50% of the plastic we use is used only once and then thrown away? Or that we throw away enough plastic annually to circle the earth roughly 4 times? There's got to be a better way. Thankfully more and more eco conscious companies are emerging with alternatives and among them is LunchSkins.… Continue reading LunchSkins: Eco Friendly Zip Bags + Giveaway!