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Review: Plants are Magic Magazine

The independently published magazine, Plants are Magic, is a new obsession of mine. This magazine celebrates botanical creativity and the human relationship with plants. It is full of interviews, stories, recipes and craft tutorials, and beautiful imagery. It is published by Rebecca Desnos, a natural dyer and writer in the UK. I absolutely love what […] Read more…

Cognitive Surplus Notebook Obsession + Review

For some, finding the perfect notebook is akin to finding perfectly fitting jeans or just the right coffee blend. I am one of those people. I am a notebook person and I could literally spend an entire day (or more) perusing notebooks. I’ve been a notebook lover ever since I can remember, probably since pre-school […] Read more…

Getting Organized: My 2019 Planners

If you saw my 2018 planners post, you know how much I love a good planner / agenda notebook, making daily to-do lists, and setting goals to turn those dreams into plans! For 2019, I have my planners (yes, plural) lined up and ready to share with you. Along with a slew of pretty washi tape, […] Read more…

Adaptogens and Super Powders: The Basics + Two Books You Need

Do you suffer from stress? I’m betting that many of you would nod in agreement to that question. I do too. Chronic stress, with a side of anxiety, and the occasional dash of panic attack. I know that life isn’t going to suddenly become void of all stress-triggers, so I do what I can to […] Read more…

Book Review: Plant-Powered Beauty

Asking me if I want my beauty and skincare to be plant-powered is like asking me if I’d like time for an extra nap during the week. Um, yes please! Plant-Powered Beauty: The Essential Guide to Using Plant-Based Ingredients for Health, Wellness, and Personal Skincare was sent to me when it was released in March, […] Read more…

Book Review: The Green Witch

If you have an interest in living a life that is inspired by and in tune with nature, then you may be interested in this book. I really enjoyed The Green Witch Your Complete Guide to the natural magic of herbs, flowers, essential oils, and more by Arin Murphy-Hiscock. I’ve always been drawn to the […] Read more…

Getting Organized | Planners I’m Using This Year

Happy New Year! I’m starting off 2018 with something a bit different, but hopefully useful. I’m sharing the planners I’ve chosen to use this year to organize my daily life. Last year I tried the whole bullet journal thing and it just didn’t work for me. I didn’t have time to draw in all the […] Read more…

The Everyday Magic of Flowers + Lotus Wei Review

Flowers have always lured me with their magic. What many people might briefly acknowledge as an inanimate “thing from nature” or even think, “oh, that’s pretty,” but then move on, I see an entire world, a life force, a miracle. Beauty so powerful it makes my heart flutter. Flowers are life, love, beauty, sex, and […] Read more…

Holiday Gift Guide | Natural Lifestyle Books + Card Decks

If you follow me on YouTube then you’ve seen my series of holiday gift guides this month, but I wanted to post about my bookish gift recommendations here too! I split the videos into three parts (natural lifestyle books, more lifestyle books + card decks, and books for fantasy lovers). This post will cover what […] Read more…

Bookish Gift Guide 2016: Natural Beauty & Lifestyle

Hello Lovlies! It’s day TWO of my holiday gift guides! Today I am sharing some of my favorite books in the natural beauty / lifestyle / decor categories. Any of these would make an excellent gift for your friend, sister, mother, daughter, girlfriend, wife, etc! Perhaps someone in your life (or yourself) loves all things […] Read more…

Book Review: Herbal Goddess

I received Herbal Goddess from Storey Publishing when it was released in April and finally got around to it a few weeks ago (not for lack of interest but because my to-read stack is always towering). I’ve really been taking my time absorbing all that it has to offer because it is packed full of useful knowledge, tips, […] Read more…

Book Review: Botanical Style

You know when you find a book or blog or film that just really fits your soul, and you think yes, this is me. When I hold the book Botanical Style, Inspirational decorating with nature, plants and florals by Selina Lake in my hands, that is how I feel. This book is soul food for […] Read more…

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