Category Archives: Healthy Living

Sometimes I feel like I have so many awesome things I want to put into smoothies to make them extra healthy and extra amazing, that plain, boring ice cubes just seem like a waste of space. Making your ice cubes just a little bit fancy is a great (and easy!) way to pack extra nutrition […]

The fact is, picking a pineapple can be tricky. They are a fruit that stops ripening as soon as they are harvested and they are coming to us from Hawaii, Peurto Rico, Honduras and Mexico. If they were shipped at the peak of their ripeness, we are likely to end up with bruised pineapples on […]

I think if i had to chose my favorite fruit, it would be watermelon. I LOVE a good watermelon, and since I am adding one to my cart every time I go shopping, I have done my research on choosing a perfect watermelon. Unless you are an expert in watermelon acoustics, stop being the crazy […]

A dramatic change in eating habits can be hard, but when you are talking about switching up your eating habits to be healthier, it is totally worth it. Here are a few of my favorite tips that helped me transition into a clean eating lifestyle. 1. Purge the junk! If the junk food is in […]

We all know water is good for us.  It helps maintain weight, it’s great for our skin, and it’s great for pretty much every organ in our bodies.  Sometimes though it is so hard to get enough of the good ol’ H2O! You need to aim to consume half your body weight in ounces, so […]

You know those eyelashes lengthening products that promise to lengthen your lashes but will potentially darken your irises permanently? Yikes. Those scare me. No thanks. However, there are a ton of home remedies out there to try that may naturally lengthen your lashes! 1. Oils Olive oil and castor oil are both said to lengthen your […]

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We would all love to be clad from head to toe in LuLuLemon when we hit the gym, but for some of us (me!), that is definitely not in the cards. $98 for yoga pants?! Yikes! I would rather put that money toward some fabulous jeans that I work out super hard to squeeze my […]

I know, this isn’t a fun beauty/makeup/nail polish related topic, but it is about something very near and dear to my heart. Running! I have never been the athletic type. I am short… like 5 feet tall short, and not super skinny (or even just regular skinny). I’ve had some babies and I like pizza. […]

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I know I am not the only one asking that question. I’m sure many stylists and professionals have their own opinions on the answer to this question, but I am going to give you the answer my stylist and good friend gave me. It depends! If your hair is not color treated and is generally […]

My family is obsessed with banana bread. I try not to make it too often because when I do, we eat the entire loaf in one sitting. Since having my two babies I am in a constant battle with the baby weight and eating clean has definitely proven to be the best way to lose […]