Loofas are gross. They hold onto post work out bacteria, they incubate in the warmth of your shower. They touch lots of places and meet lots of germs. And when […]
Today was perfect. Happy Sunday!
Tater tots are probably on my top five list of childhood favorites [never mind that I still occasionally sneak them into the cart at the grocery store]. It isn’t because […]
I wasn’t always a morning person. In some ways, I still don’t believe I am. I have the tendency to wake early, often earlier than needed, but I’m not the […]
There is nothing better than a three day weekend [except maybe a five day weekend]… Three day weekends make you feel as though you have all the time in the […]
Lately it seems like my life is being pulled in too many directions. This is entirely my fault. I have a tendency to overcommit. To do everything I can, for […]
I did some research [admittedly because I had to write a paper on the matter] regarding the controversy that surrounds cosmetics manufacturers making products that contain lead, specifically lipstick. I […]
Happy Valentine’s Day! To adequately spoil yourself silly today, this is the perfect place to start: 1. Wine Country Organics, eco friendly, toxin free lip rouge and lip balm. They […]
I felt compelled to read up on the meaning of the word ‘medicine’. Not because I’m not aware of the meaning, but because I was curious of the alternate meanings […]
The Sunday post midterms is always interesting. I tend to put off actually doing any work the Friday and Saturday after. Come Sunday, it hits me: midterms are over, but […]
Joy is “that kind of happiness that doesn’t depend on what happens.” – David Steindl-Rast An op-ed piece in the New York Times by Pico Iyer explores the concept of […]
Mango Lassi is hands down the best accompaniment to any Indian meal. Having grown up on the stuff, it’s hard for me to resist the dairy laden sweetness when it’s […]
Every year, hundreds of Naturopathic Medical students and Physicians lobby on Capitol Hill to increase awareness of Naturopathic Medicine and educate politicians. The event is known as DC FLI (DC […]
A beautiful sunny Sunday, preceded by beautiful, sunny Friday and Saturday. It has been an unexpectedly amazing weekend for weather. Hopefully it will continue through the week! Happy Sunday!
This was originally circulated between 1914 and 1918 and created by F.G. Cooper for the U.S. Food Administration. More information on Mr. Cooper can be found here. I agree 100%.
It’s absolutely beautiful today in Seattle. I don’t think I’ve seen this much sunshine since…I lived in Florida? It’s the perfect day to find a patio, have a cool beverage […]
At the end of March, I will be traveling with my [awesome] classmate Emilie to Ireland to study the medicinal applications of seaweed and Irish botanical medicine. I can not […]
Twice in the last week I have had the opportunity to learn about the ways in which our bodies release toxins, impurities and wastes. Of the long list of routes […]
Lately I’ve been on a soap box about cosmetics and skin care. Mostly because it’s a legitimate concern of mine. There are ingredients in some cosmetics that I wouldn’t want […]
February Tea, Lovelixir #2 “Love and scandal are the best sweeteners of tea.” – Henry Fielding, “Love in Several Masques” Love is in the air. With Valentine’s day just around […]