Category: holiday

I turn 30 on July 11! The big 3-0!

Honestly, I’m excited about it.  For the most part I’m really happy with where I am in my life, at this age.  I feel comfortable going into my 30’s and that’s a good feeling.

I always make a wish list for my birthday. Not because I expect gifts but because I like lists. haha This year’s kinda made me chuckle because it’s so grown up. 

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You may know that I’m a bit of a crunchy girl. I love using natural, cruelty free, vegan, less toxic products!  I also love a good DIY project. So today I want to share some of the products I use in the shower as well as a simple guide to making body scrubs!  These are all products I’ve been using for YEARS so I definitely feel comfortable recommending them but as always,

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It’s no secret that vegan-friendly products are the rise! More and more people are turning to plant based products whether it’s for health reasons, the environment or for animal-rights.  One product that I’ve really seen explode is vegan eggnog!  There are SO many options now!  So I decided to try a few (okay, five) to see which one was the BEST!

I always liked eggnog growing up although I often thinned it out with some regular milk because it was SO thick.  

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Beckett is obviously too young to say what he really wants for Christmas but I think I have a pretty good idea!  The items below are all from “his wishlist” aka the one I created on Elfster (super handy website btw) based on what I know he likes!

 

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Vegan Cookbook by Ruby Roth:   B loves being in the kitchen and watching me cook.

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As a wellness coach, I believe in making your health a priority all year round even during the Christmas holidays.  I know for many people that can feel like a real struggle.  Maybe you feel like that would mean missing out on things or that it’d be a huge inconvenience.  Hey, I get that!  I remember when I used to think that too.  But you know what I’ve found?  

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These are some of my top picks for vegan gifts this year- all items I have and LOVE! They are vegan-friendly but really, I think anyone would enjoy receiving them (vegan or not!).

 

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100% Pure Pretty Naked eyeshadow palette:  I LOVE this eyeshadow palette!  The colors are pigmented and apply beautifully plus they are full of good for you ingredients.  

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These days it seems like every dinner party is bound to have someone with a special diet! And I say that with love because at my family gatherings that person is me hahah

Whether you are vegan or have guests that are vegan (or maybe allergic to eggs or dairy), there are SO MANY amazing Thanksgiving-friendly recipes for you to choose from.

These recipes are mostly on the “healthier” side but still feel authentic and indulgent.  

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