Through my husband I have come to know Thom Pastor. Well, by “know him” I mean I have seen pictures of him, have read his blog and have seen some comments of his on my husband’s Facebook.
I see Thom as quite the creative, unconventional and passionate person-which is an awesome person to [...]
We recently bought a new house and are starting to think about how we want our front and back yard to look. Unfortunately, we had to kill it off with harsh chemicals. It was upsetting, but now that we have an opportunity to create a better yard without using anymore chemicals.
Some things I have [...]
This is the Holstee Manifesto. I plan on making my own manifesto by using inspiration from this poster as well as my own vision on life. I would like to add: Laugh, love, and play like the child you still are. Recognize this moment for this moment is your life. Make a decision and be [...]
I would love to share an inspiring website called Teens Turning Green.
The website’s mission explains that Teens Turning Green is a:
Student led movement devoted to education and advocacy around environmentally and socially responsible choices for individuals, schools, and communities. We seek to promote global sustainability by identifying and eliminating toxic exposures [...]
If you write in, or read, a health and beauty blog (or you just create something beautiful) let me know!
I am interested in expanding my daily reading and I want to hear from other people. I enjoy sharing when someone creates something beautiful and leaves the world a little better then it was before.
Yoga makes my life more beautiful. I feel happy while doing it and after I am done I feel even better. When I am doing my yoga I am taking time for myself, emotionally and physically.
Having a healthy mind and body can take work and a constant stream of good health decisions.
I have [...]
Yesterday I talked about what volatile organic compounds are and where you find them. In my final post I give tips on how to limit your exposure to VOCs.
A large source of volatile organic compounds can come from the things you purchase in the grocery, department, furniture or hardware store. Here are [...]
This is a two part post about volatile organic compounds. Today I am describing what VOCs are and why they matter.
Volatile organic compound or VOC is the name given to a substance that contains carbon and that evaporates (becomes a vapor) or “off-gases” at room temperature. VOCs include a variety of chemicals, some of [...]
It is quite the life project to use only plant based or more natural products. In order to leave the conventional path you have to go out of your way to find the products that are not inundated with synthetic chemicals.
The products that control the grocery and department store shelves are convenient but they [...]
“Live an invigorating life.”
I feel exceptionally inspired when I read that phrase.
“Live an invigorating life.”
This sentence is from a zen habits article about health and fitness. In the article he explains more about what it means to live invigoratingly.
This means living a life that we get strength or energy [...]