health and healing

How-to Refresh and Hydrate Your Skin with Homemade Infused Face Mists

How-to Refresh and Hydrate Your Skin with Homemade Infused Face Mists

Looking fresh faced and glowy in the dead of summer is challenging. With the heat comes the drab makeup and the blah, dehydrated skin. In the sweltering dead of summer heat, nothing feels quite like a refreshing face mist. Spritzing your face with a homemade infused face mist is cooling and refreshing on a hot day, post workout or as […]

What You Need to Know About Eggs - Pasture Raised vs Cage-Free vs Free-Range, etc

What You Need to Know About Eggs – Pasture Raised vs Cage-Free vs Free-Range, etc

Selecting eggs these days can be a bit overwhelming. There’s Free-Range, Organic, Caged, Cage-free, Pasture-Raised. There are brown eggs and white eggs,  Omega-3 enriched eggs. Not only are there significant differences in the animal care with these various types of eggs, but in addition, depending on what the hens themselves ate and their access to […]

Don't Fear the Fat // The Basics

Don’t Fear the Fat // The Basics

Why Are We Talking About Fat? The reason I write this post, is that even though, for so many us, we have woke to this knowledge and have worked hard to reframe our approach to nutrition and no longer fearing the fat, we still have so much work to do. After many decades of low-fat propaganda, […]

Cooking Fats and Oils: Which to Include and Which to Avoid

Cooking Fats and Oils: Which to Include and Which to Avoid

Cooking Fats and Oils: Which to Include and Which to Avoid Fats and oils are a necessary part of cooking, but using the right ones are down right essential to living a healthy and vital life. Just like rest of what we eat, a good rule of thumb with fats and oils is to always opt for organic and […]