Six Simple Tricks to a Healthy Home

In today's society, we are embracing a culture that is focused more and more on healthy living. This is primarily seen in the increase of health food options and rise in activities such as yoga and crossfit. Juice bars and yoga studios are exploding in popularity, and even the media is taking part, campaigning slogans such … Continue reading Six Simple Tricks to a Healthy Home

30 Second Banana Face Cleanser

One of the ideas behind living a natural lifestyle is freeing your home from all chemicals and toxins. These are hidden everywhere in our homes, entering our bodies through the air we breath, or through our skin. Our skin is our largest organ. It has tiny pores which allow passage in and out of our bodies. A … Continue reading 30 Second Banana Face Cleanser

Five Ways Composting Can Improve Your Life

    One of the reasons that I love Seattle so much is the environmental pride that this city has. Grocery stores don't offer plastic bags, and instead encourage you to bring your own reusable ones. City parks aren't just patches of grass with benches, but natural oasis of giant sequoias and redwoods. It's an … Continue reading Five Ways Composting Can Improve Your Life

20 Eco Gift Ideas for under $20

  Around this time of year I typically avoid the department stores and shopping outlets. Working at a corporate retail store for over six years has sort of ruined me from ever wanting to shop at these places for the holidays...or ever for that matter. We as a society have gone overboard in Capitalism at … Continue reading 20 Eco Gift Ideas for under $20

Twelve Eco Thanksgiving Decorations

Thanksgiving is just around the corner! If you happen to be hosting Thanksgiving this year, you've probably spent a good deal of time figuring out what you're cooking for this fall feast. Food is half of hosting challenge though. The other half is creating a special space for your guests. A space that feels warm, … Continue reading Twelve Eco Thanksgiving Decorations

Eco Your Closet- Four Ways to Make Your Wardrobe More Sustainable

I love watching documentaries. Growing up in the age of technology and videos, documentaries are a fun way for me to learn and become more aware of the issues in our world. A few nights ago, I watched a documentary called "The True Cost". It is a film that explores the fashion industry and the … Continue reading Eco Your Closet- Four Ways to Make Your Wardrobe More Sustainable

Creating an Eco Kitchen

From a natural perspective, our food is our medicine. It is gives us energy and keeps us healthy, providing our bodies with essential nutrients we need to survive. For one who is seeking a healthy lifestyle, a kitchen should reflect just that. It is where we store, prepare, and cook our food.  Our kitchens should be … Continue reading Creating an Eco Kitchen