Posts in category "Product Review"

Non Toxic Manicure and Pedicure Giveaway

Non Toxic Manicure and Pedicure Giveaway
Do you ever worry if manicures and pedicures are harmful?  Especially the popular no chip manicures that require UV lights and chemicals to remove? The mainstream spa service uses close to one pound per client, per year, of toxic materials. Can you imagine how much of that is entering into our beautiful Lake Michigan? Jenny,... Read more »

Friday Favorites: The Softest Yoga Pants, NightFood and Sweet Potato Pancakes

Friday Favorites: The Softest Yoga Pants, NightFood and Sweet Potato Pancakes
Happy (Good) Friday!  We are celebrating Passover tonight with my family and driving to Indiana tomorrow for another Seder.  Before I left, I wanted to share some of my favorite products with you. There are so many brands of yoga clothes, that I have a hard time keeping up. Are there any that you are... Read more »

Meatless Monday: Corn Curry with Cilantro and Mint Yogurt Sauce

Meatless Monday: Corn Curry with Cilantro and Mint Yogurt Sauce
Just in time to get me out of my cooking rut, Kitchen Curry Master sent me this Simple Cooking Guide and a circular spice box with every Indian spice I need to make any dish.  The spice box makes Indian cooking a breeze and includes mustard seeds, garam masala, ground cumin & coriander, chili powder,... Read more »
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Win an Aromatherapy Diffuser Kit for your Shower

Win an Aromatherapy Diffuser Kit for your Shower
I’m sharing a little secret with you today. I don’t shower everyday. I’m up early with the kids making breakfast and packing lunches.  There really is no time for me to shower (unless I was to wake up extra early and I do love sleep). After I drop the kids at school, I often head... Read more »

Friday Favorites: Back to School Shopping for Moms

Friday Favorites: Back to School Shopping for Moms
Back to school always brings a need for me to shop.  I’ve already bought the kids new backpacks and school supplies, and have decided this year to buy some new things for myself.  We moms spend so much time and money taking care of our kids; we often forget to take care of ourselves. Here... Read more »

Manduka Kids Yoga Mat Giveway

Manduka Kids Yoga Mat Giveway
Manduka, the maker of the yoga mat I practice on daily, unveiled its summer line starring the new LiveON collection.  It offers yogis the first-ever 100% reclaimable and recyclable mats for kids and adults.  I love the idea of the whole family practicing together with eco-friendly mats. This is also Manduka’s first printed mat with animal design... Read more »
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Father's Day: What to Give the Dad that has Everything

Father's Day: What to Give the Dad that has Everything
In the 30 plus years I’ve been buying my dad gifts and the 8 years I’ve been coming up with ideas for my husband; I think I covered everything from BBQ accessories to exercise gear.  Although, they appreciate my efforts, I know, I rarely see them putting my gift to good use. The reality is... Read more »

No more excuses with Artizone Healthy Snack Packs

No more excuses with Artizone Healthy Snack Packs
I’ve pretty much given up on snacking these days.  I can’t eat one piece of chocolate or a handful of pretzels without wanting to go back for more. After this realization, I’ve stocked up on fruits and vegetables and not bought any of the junk.  As a result, my kids have been forced to eat... Read more »

Manduka releases the UnBLOK to enhance your yoga practice

Manduka releases the UnBLOK to enhance your yoga practice
Manduka recently released the new Manduka UnBLOK which is different than the symmetrical blocks you are used to.  The curve of the unBlOCK is created with two adjacent curved planes to create a more ergonomic shape. The unBLOK is a complement to any level and style and level of practice.  It helps anyone modify postures... Read more »
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Vegan cheese: worth it or worthless?

Vegan cheese: worth it or worthless?
March marks five months of dairy free eating.  For the most part I would consider it easy.  It is surprising how much eating habits can adapt to restrictions with time.  Even my cheese loving husband has consumed many dairy free meals and agrees there are little benefits for including dairy in his diet.  The kids,... Read more »