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Learn to Listen & Communicate Effectively: The Red Boot Coalition

General, Positivity
red boot coalition learn to listen

The very wise Mahatma Gandhi once said, “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” His words are ever present in my mind these days as I have become so exhausted by the negative tone on every avenue of social media. What saddens me most of all is the number of relationships that have been affected due to political unrest in our country. Desiring a change, I found myself elated to stumble across my neighbor, Marni’s Facebook…

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DIY Acne Fighting Moisturizer

Essential Oils, General, Safe makeup and skin care
DIY acne fighting moisturizer

Please help me welcome Jodi, from Date With Your Plate as my guest poster today. Please allow me to let her tell you a little bit about her background. “Hey there, I’m Jodi, a Holistic Nutritionist from Date With Your Plate working with people who want to clear their skin of acne – lovely to meet you! Having studied at the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition, I’ve learned the important role that food plays in restoring health and wellness in…

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Last Minute Handmade Holiday Gifts

General, Safe makeup and skin care
Handmade Holiday Gifts

I don’t know about you but rushing around doing last minute holiday shopping is no fun. That’s why I love to whip up cute handmade holiday gifts for my friends and family. Every woman loves a little pampering and I am certain the ones on your holiday shopping list will appreciate these handmade gifts. The onset of winter can really dry out your skin. Sugar scrubs are a great addition to your shower routine. They work well to exfoliate the dead…

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Love Goodly Subscription Box Review

Eco, General, Safe makeup and skin care
Love Goodly eco-friendly

Subscription boxes are the way to go this holiday season if you are struggling to find a great gift for someone on your list. What is more fun than receiving a box of surprise gifts? LOVE GOODLY subscription boxes are a favorite of mine with all of their products catering to an eco- friendly, nontoxic, and vegan lifestyle. Each box contains 4-6 mostly full sized products. My favorite part is the variety of items you get from beauty and skin…

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5 Eco-Friendly Holiday Tips

Eco, General
eco-friendly holiday

The holidays are such an important time to consider our impact on the environment. In the US, annual trash from gift wrap and shopping bags totals 4 million tons! That is a shocking statistic and something I am trying to be more mindful of this year. Read more holiday statistics HERE. These are some of my favorite ways we can still enjoy the season and have a very merry eco-friendly holiday this year: 1. Get creative with gift wrap. Consider reusing…

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