My darling Texan husband always complains that us Russians don’t like to drink during meals. He is baffled as to why we don’t guzzle iced water, carbonated drinks, and juice with our meals, like he is used to. [read more]
With winter approaching, you might need to switch up your beauty routine. To come to your rescue, we’ve teamed up with awesome handmade-in-NYC organic beauty company Caru Skincare to give away 3 sets of their beautiful and fabulously effective Facial Kits. Read my glowing review of the Dry Skin Facial Kit here. [read more]
I have combination skin, but have not been very happy with the results from most combination skin products. They seem to increase breakouts, and dryness. So I wanted to go really simple, and find a line of products that was super pure, simple to use, and inexpensive. [read more]
I love everything coconut. And I’ve recently fallen in love with coconut milk. It’s one of my top 2 dairy alternatives. I especially love cereal with coconut milk. Coconut milk has a creamy and yet refreshingly crisp taste, and works great with fruits, chia seeds, cereals, in pancakes, and in smoothies.
The Environmental Working Group (EWG) has released their 2013 Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce, and listed the Dirty Dozen– top fruits and veggies you should buy organic, and Clean Fifteen– those that are safer to buy conventional. [read more]
As an eco fashionista, it has been exciting to see H&M finally devote some design and marketing muscle to this year’s Conscious Collection, unlike the last couple years, where it really seemed an afterthought, and impossible to find in store. [read more]