This is Us, my new Tuesday night (Warning, spoiler alert!!)

When I first saw the preview for NBC’s new show, This is Us, I was already hooked and clearly many other people were too! I was a HUGE Parenthood fan and was so sad when that show ended. Typically, I am someone who jumps on the TV series bandwagon a little late in the game… […]

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Beautycounter’s Luxurious Makeup Line

Beautycounter, a conscious personal skin care brand that offers a luxurious line of skincare, makeup and other personal care products. Their mission is to get safer products into the hands of everyone. This makeup is fabulous, especially their Tint Skin Hydrating Foundation. It’s light, hydrating while being completely full-coverage and safe! It actually feels good […]

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Why we eat mostly organic food

September 17 -25 is Organic Week! In my opinion it’s frustrating that we even have to say organic food but, that’s besides the point and reality of the situation today. We choose to eat organic for various reasons. It’s true it is more expensive (most of the time) but there are a few things that […]

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The power of grey: beautycounter charcoal bar and mask

I have been using charcoal and clay in my skincare and even in my dietary routine for some time now. The Beautycounter Charcoal Bar and Purifying Charcoal Mask are amazing for acne prone skin. These products purify your skin while smoothing and enhancing your complexion. You can use the Charcoal Mask as a spot treatment […]

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Seven foods I always have on hand

We all lead busy lives, it’s just they way of the world! I really envy people who can meal plan and have everything figured out for the week on Sunday night. I am not one of those people, I need a little bit of chaos to function. One thing I do know, that makes my […]

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Personal Mission: Beautycounter

  Do you know what you are putting on your skin day in and day out? Our skin is our largest organ and therefore what we put on it goes in it and is absorbed rapidly! Because some products have harsh chemicals that can be absorbed into our bodies, they can cause our health harm […]

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Rustic pizza recipe

I absolutely love pizza! In my world, it is its own food group. I love that you can make pizza so many different ways and they can all taste fabulous and I love how easy it is to make. This pizza recipe is my all-time favourite and it is soo easy! To start I use […]

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The juxtaposition of motherhood

All those cliches, those things you hear about having a baby and motherhood – all of them are true. And all of them are the most beautiful things you will ever experience. – Penelope Cruz Read more at: Brainy Quote  Being a mother is an amazing experience. From the day your child is born there is […]

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Versatile Sweet Potato Pasta

  With fall fast approaching my thoughts turn to comfort food and for me, what is a better comfort food than pasta? This sweet potato pasta is one of my go-to recipes. It is so easy to whip-up, easy to adapt to different ingredients and, great leftover! The full recipe is here.  I typically swap the olive […]

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