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Eco-Friendly, Organic Linen Spray

I’ve been doing a lot of business traveling of late and my sense of smell is on overload. Maybe I’m becoming more sensitive, or maybe even the best hotel room can turn musty and stale over time. Opening the sliding glass door to the balcony is a lovely option during […]

DIY: 10 Things To Make From Plastic Bags

Ten things you can make from old plastic bags. Even though we always bring reusable shopping bags to the store, somehow we always find ourselves with an overflowing stash of plastic bags under the kitchen sink. Recognize that? The good news is that you can use them to make things. […]

3 Must-Have Luxury Vegan Fashion Looks for Fabulous Cruelty-Free Style

Luxury vegan fashion lovers rejoice, because cruelty-free organic fabrics, vegetable dyes, and upcycled materials can also come with a hearty dose of opulence. Sustainable sources, creative repurposing, and keen attention to detail are just a few of the awesometastic features boasted by these eco-loving vegan fashion masterminds. But are they […]

6 All-Natural Summer Makeup Kit Musts

The last thing you need on your summer vacay is a complicated makeup routine and backbreaking toiletry bag. Lighten your load and keep it simple, fresh and on-trend with these six go-to natural summer makeup products to stash in your bag. May the wind be always at your back, the […]

The Best Superfoods Are the Ones Growing in Your Garden

ColumnReaders tell us what they’re growing in their summer gardens. As a fun way to look at what’s in season across the country and in other parts of the world, we took this month’s Seasonal Superfoods on the road. We asked our readers via Facebook and Twitter what they’re growing, […]

5 Awesome DIY Projects to Upcycle and Recycle Bras

DIY bralette top Turn your old bras into awesome new accessories and garments with these fun and easy DIY projects! Don’t throw away your old bras just yet – you may find that one of these 5 amazing DIY projects is the perfect solution for your faded, torn or broken bra. Whether all you can salvage are the straps, or maybe you just want to vamp a boring bra into a chic bralette, these projects are the ticket to keeping your old bra from going in the bin.

5 Accessories to Warm You Up for Spring

Ah, fashion. Just when you’ve sorted out what trends to ride for the current season, it’s time to look forward and incorporate a whole new wave. Luckily, there are some key accessories this spring that will help smooth out your transition. Moving into spring provokes a sense of fresh intrigue […]

Pucker Up this Season with the Best Natural Lipsticks

This past winter was all about rich, dark colors and metallics with a glint of sparkle – thanks to Twilight-mania, naturally. As much as I love my sheer pinks and nudes for summer, I still get excited about wearing bright reds and berry colors during the warmer months, too. Now […]

Oh Behave: The 7 Ultimate Beauty Sins

Have you ever bought shampoo without (steel yourself) reading the label? Or have you ever gotten home from the gym, thought about washing your face, and then collapsed on the couch in front of the TV, maybe to watch bad reality television? If you’ve answered “yes” or “dear God woman, […]

7 Design-Forward Chicken Coops We Love

The grass is greener (and prettier) on this side of the chicken wire. Chicken coop design is a rather specialized disciplined, either the domain of dedicated DIYers or idealistic urbanites looking to spruce up their homesteads with modernist prefab-esque aviary dwellings. Here are a few noteworthy models – egg-shaped, solar-paneled […]

Move-In Boyfriend? Test Your Compatibility First

Roses are red, violets are blue, everything was great ‘til he moved in with you. Couples move in for all sorts of reasons: love, convenience, flood damage, rodents. Using the above as a very rough estimation, that means only 25% of move-ins are intentional. Wait. A whopping three quarters of […]

Manolos for the Mindful

Can a shoe made with sustainability in mind be sexy enough to inspire true lust? I’d have said no until I saw these handmade shoes by Hetty Rose. They’re made with vintage kimono fabrics, “relics of a disappearing world, saturated in significance and hidden meanings.” Designer Henrietta Rose Samuels studied […]

No-Added-Sugar Charoset Recipe for the Passover Seder Table

A traditional Passover Seder plate always includes a charoset recipe.  Charoset comes in many different variations, but is based in apples, dried fruit, nuts and sometimes (and whole-heartedly welcomed) wine. It’s a delicious and hearty way to fill up without going overboard. Many charoset recipes call for sugar, but rest […]

A Surfboard Made from Renewable Materials

Surf’s up! As the northern hemisphere heads into summer, what better time than to learn how to surf or practise your technique? Diehard surfers were probably out riding the waves all winter long, but if you are like me, the warm weather is a definite prerequisite. Surfing is fantastic exercise […]

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Creamy Vegan Tomato Soup Recipe with White Beans and Basil

This creamy vegan tomato soup recipe unlocks the incredible power of tomatoes and heightens their flavor and benefits with aromatic garlic, fragrant basil, protein-packed beans, and spicy red pepper. Replacing a meal with a plant-based soup is one of the best ways to stock up on nutrition without overloading the […]

5 of the Best Podcasts You Should be Listening To Now

Podcasts have been around for a while now, but they took some time to capture the imagination of the American people. That all changed in the fall of 2014 with the debut of Sarah Koenig’s premiere season of “Serial” that told the story of the murder of young girl and […]

3 Winter Makeup Looks Get Earthy: Taking Taupe to the Next Level

Earth tones are considered a summer makeup essential. If you’ve put your warmer neutrals away for winter, it’s time to break those babies back out. Warm makeup hues resuscitate dreary winter skin in a heartbeat. Most of us deal with some degree of less than glowing skin once the depths of […]

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Kind Club Campaign On a Mission to Stop Girl Bullying

You know how we women always talk about supporting other women? Whether in work, social, or life in general, we gals realize sticking together makes everything a bit easier. Now, wouldn’t it be great if this started when we were younger? There seems to be an inherent rivalry amongst females. […]

3 Winter Makeup Looks Get Earthy: Taking Taupe to the Next Level

Earth tones are considered a summer makeup essential. If you’ve put your warmer neutrals away for winter, it’s time to break those babies back out. Warm makeup hues resuscitate dreary winter skin in a heartbeat. Most of us deal with some degree of less than glowing skin once the depths of […]