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Winter busting beauty finds

Winter busting beauty finds

We all know what the winter months can do to our mood and energy levels. But when it also wreaks havoc on our skin, hair, and nails, the gauntlet is thrown. Finding plant-based, natural remedies can be tricky when efficacy, affordability and real staying power […]

A fresh take on the Festival of Lights

A fresh take on the Festival of Lights

A beautiful Hanukkah table is just the beginning of an eight-night celebration filled with food, family, friends and festive activity centering on religious freedom and remembrance. Why not mark the occasion in a unique way that preserves tradition, imparts sustainability and presents a few new […]

Eco-friendly finds for your fur baby

Eco-friendly finds for your fur baby

Green living for humankind is one thing. A commitment in itself, although absolutely worth the investment. For our pets, its poses another conundrum. With so many new products on the market, labels to sift through, and since we can’t really get any verbal feedback from […]

To wash or not to wash?

To wash or not to wash?

Believe it or not there is a conundrum brewing over blue jeans. It’s true. Not about how pricey they’ve become but whether it is proper or even harmful to machine wash your denim. According to¬†experts on the subject, machine washing and drying not only strips […]

Road Trip: Tulsa, Oklahoma

Road Trip: Tulsa, Oklahoma

A recent trip to Tulsa, Oklahoma had me in search of some light and healthy, but still filling fare on a Sunday afternoon. Scouring scores of possibilities and menus online I came across something that piqued my interest called the ‘Detox Burger’ from a place […]

New Year’s black-eyed peas and quinoa

New Year’s black-eyed peas and quinoa

Okay, we all know black-eyed peas are a Southern tradition to ring in the new year. That doesn’t mean it’s the only time (or only way) to have this flavorful, low-fat legume. Try this quick recipe mixing yours with protein-rich quinoa for a filling, budget-friendly […]