Kale Chips

Today for the first time I tries kale chips. I’ve heard amazing things about kale and have used it in my juices. Kale is very hard to juice and it produces very little juice. The chips, are another story. Chips, as they’re called, have the consistency of compacted saw dust. I picked up a package…

Dive

Tonight, I clicked on my Netflix and dug through the assortment of documentaries that I had added to my queue. One that came up was Dive. At first, I brushed it off because there was no way I would find a documentary about dumpster divers interesting. If anything it would cement my beliefs that some…

Skin Deep Cosmetic Database

Skin Deep Cosmetic Database This amazing website lets you search for different hygiene/cosmetics/beauty products and includes information regarding the ingredients and their toxicity levels. Most of my products ranked a 4! Truly eye opening.

Trash talking

During the first month, I also used 1 Trader Joe’s paper bag worth of glass 1 Trader Joe’s paper bag worth of paper 1 aluminum can 1 Ikea shopping bag worth of plastic 1 small trash bag (5 gallon) of garbage or container that didn’t have the recycle sign on them. My goal for October…

Downcycle

Here is 24 days worth of plastic packaging that I used in my house.

Off the wagon

Hey LOVErs, get it, because the name of my blog?  Corny, I know :).  It’s been a while since I have posted about my journey because I have not only fell ill, but I was also ashamed. Over the last week or so, I went from 90% raw to only about 10%. I fell off…

Book Review: Loving it Raw: Understanding the raw food diet

Last week, I had a little too much time on my hands and downloaded a few raw books on my Kindle. The first I read, was Loving it raw; understanding the raw food diet by Jennifer Wells. This easy read can be finished within a few hours.  It is an introduction to the raw food…

Homemade Natural Deodorant

I found this recipe online and am going to try it.  I’ll let you know my thoughts on it as blocking odor and an antiperspirant. With so many types of deodorant out there, it’s hard to know which is right for you. Many people try to use natural products whenever possible, but those can be…

Chipotle – responsibly raised

Chipotle – responsibly raised It’s nice to see that in a world of processed, animal harming, hormone injected food, one restaurant is committed to breaking the mold by providing fresh and cruelty free food.

Bath Salts

Mix 3 cups Epsom salt, 1 cup baking soda, and 1/2 cup table salt in a bowl. Add fresh rosemary, lavender, or natural oils of your choosing. Source: Green made easy