Wellbeing

Review: Natural Shilajit Resin

I was skeptical at first. But now that I’ve tried Natural Shilajit for more than a month now, I can honestly say that you should give it a try! I was pleasantly surprised by this powerhouse mineral source and it has become a daily part of my self-care rituals. Shilajit has been used for thousands […] Read more…

Getting Organized | Planners I’m Using This Year

Happy New Year! I’m starting off 2018 with something a bit different than what I usually write about, 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 […] 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…

Review: Illuminati Waxworks Candles

Each autumn I find myself falling into a ritual of lighting my lanterns, tea lights, and occasionally a scented candle or two as the moon arcs across the darkening sky. This season I have been obsessed with these candles from Illuminati Waxworks. I am drawn to their aesthetic and carefully, thoughtfully crafted scents. The gleaming […] Read more…

Spring iHerb Haul

Happy Summer Solstice! Yes, this post is titled ‘Spring iHerb Haul’ because I actually ordered these a month ago and have already begun using them. I figured I’d still share what I ordered though and let you know what I think. This haul is a mix of food and skincare / beauty. Let’s get into […] Read more…

Self-Care Tips / Stress Awareness Month

Ahhh, stress. The bane of my existence (and it is often self-inflicted). As someone with an anxiety disorder, I am no stranger to the effects that stress can have on a person’s body, mind, and spirit. Stress will never be completely gone in life, but there are ways to deal with it better and since April is […] Read more…

Review: LITE + CYCLE Essential oil perfume

Scent is one of my favorite things in life, as you well know if you’ve followed me on the internet for a while. All natural, botanical scent to be specific. So when the lovely Kristi of LITE + CYCLE sent me samples of her essential oil perfumes I was delighted. This collection is not only […] Read more…

iHerb Haul! 12 Products for Under $50

I am all for getting natural products at great prices! If you aren’t familiar with iHerb, they sell nutritional supplements, herbs and other healthy products (bath, beauty, grocery etc.). There are so many to choose from! In fact, iHerb sells over 35,000 products and ships to over 160 countries. They carry hundreds of great brands and […] Read more…

How to Buy Quality Essential Oils + My Favorite Source

Essential oils have been part of my life since I was eleven years old and first tried my hand at making an all-natural DIY lip balm recipe. I believe I used tangerine essential oil. Twenty years later I am a certified botanical perfumer and am immersed in the world of essential oils more than I ever […] Read more…

Wishful Wednesdays: Dreamy Reading Nooks

I’m starting a new series and calling it Wishful Wednesdays! I might include decor, beauty, books, or even travel related things. Who knows! I’m kicking it off today with my dreams of creating a cozy reading nook. Whether you’re obsessed with reading or want to read more often, transforming an otherwise useless corner, alcove, or […] Read more…

1 2 3 4