Packing for Summer Vacation

Don’t you just hate having an overstuffed big bag when you travel for vacation?  Whether you are beaching it or going on a European jaunt,  less is more.  Especially if you travel by air.  It could cost as much as the ticket to take all that luggage. The key is versatility and color choices.  If you are anything like me …

green driving

Top Tips to keep your car running green

Eric Micheal If you’re worried about your vehicle’s emissions, you don’t have to go out and buy a new hybrid to reduce your carbon footprint. Simple changes to your car’s maintenance routine can help you to be an environmentally conscientious driver and keep our air, our fields and our streams clean. We’ve gathered some handy tips and tricks that you can …

DIY Summer Skin help

The summer can really take it out of your skin right? I enlisted my favorite Make Up Expert Megan Ambroch to give us some help.  Megan makes Organic make up locally and you can check her out at her website and sign up for her newsletter. https://www.shcosmetics.com/   DIY RECIPE FOR  MOISTURE Ingredients: 1/2 c coconut oil 8tb shea butter 2 t …

Forgiveness Day

When I saw this “holiday” listed, it made me smile.  Of course we have a Forgiveness Day.  When I went to find out more info on it I found out the there is a Global Forgiveness Day and a Worldwide Forgiveness Day and they all have different dates.  I guess that is ok because forgiveness should be part of our …

It’s a Summer Solstice time of Year

It comes every year, Summer Solstice.  It is a favorite day because the sun shines for so long.  This official day of summer moves many of us to want to celebrate in some way so I thought I would share a ritual with you that you can do to celebrate. Choose your favorite or a new crystal that evokes feelings …

Put some Zen into your Garden

image by Alejandro Cámara López A Few Simple Garden Additions to Help You Achieve Zen Zen is the tranquil state that many dream of achieving, yet the turmoil of a fast-paced world often makes this endeavour hard. However, there are a few methods that can help you regain a sense of peace and calm in your outdoor space by adding a …

What Sustainability is to me.

For Me Sustainability means Create slow fashion. Try to do what you can to make your footprint as small as possible.  How?  As much as we can we use fabrics made in the USA. We sew locally We dye low impact which uses less water and no heat We use our cuttings to make other things trying my best to …