Want to build a home gym without breaking the bank? These exercise tools are a good place to start.
A natural beauty diyer needs their own beginner apothecary kit. Here’s how to make yours!
Candles are an easy DIY project that anyone can do. These are soy based
For January, my low waste quest is to start removing plastic bottles from my life. After learning what I have, I wish I did this sooner.
Make 2020 the year of sustainability by going low waste. Here’s how I’m doing it.
Once upon a time, we thought seeing the word “natural” on a bar of soap meant that it was just that. Now we know better. Even when we flip over … Continue Reading A Visit to SallyeAnder | Beacon, NY
Raw and honest, Caleb Stein’s photographs of Poughkeepsie, NY will grab you.
Ever since I taught myself how to macrame last year I haven’t been able to get enough of fiber art, especially if I’m the one making it. What I love … Continue Reading Eucalyptus Wall Hanging
From Thanksgiving to about February, I tend to become very introspective about my life and the direction it’s headed. Recently, I’ve been reaccessing what I have in my home and … Continue Reading DIY: Reindeer Holiday Ornaments
This DIY whipped body butter recipe makes a wonderful holiday gift. It’s customizable, easy with skin loving ingredients you probably already have at home.
Truth be told, these brownies are more like a lava cake and work better with a spoon than fork. But if you don’t mind a messy dessert, you may find … Continue Reading Molten Pumpkin Cheesecake Brownies (Pss, they’re gluten free + vegan!)
Hate shopping the mall? Check out ten Hudson Valley based holiday markets to visit instead.
113 Liberty Street | Newburgh, NY Hours: Wed-Sat 10-6pm | Sun 10-4pm In the last ten years we’ve seen many Hudson Valley areas (Kingston, Beacon, Poughkeepsie) find new life … Continue Reading Field Trip: The Boutique Bringing Indie Brands to Newburgh, NY
Almost every Monday I reassess my diet, not only because I often food shop Sundays but because I want to set myself up for a strong productive week. I’ve found … Continue Reading Kale + Apple Smoothie: The Way to Detox After a Long Weekend
These DIY eco-friendly cleaning products are easy to make and make cleaning less of a chore.
Fact: Anyone can get cellulite.
The benign skin condition pushes fat through the layer of connective tissue of the skin, causing a lumpy exterior. You can have it regardless of your age, gender or weight. Strength training is a natural way to reduce its appearance but if you’re looking for other means to lose the thigh dimples (cuter term than cottage cheese thighs, right?), keep reading.