Organic Spa Blog

Green Style for Laundry Bags and Duffels

Every month I return from the local dry cleaners here in Los Angeles, and my first thought is “Jeez, thank goodness my son is six years old and doesn’t stick his head in plastic

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Paddle Boarding 101, Easy and So Fun

As challenging as swimming but less intimidating than surfing, flat-water paddle boarding is a total-body core workout that you won’t find in any health club or yoga studio. This total-body workout really hones in

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Antioxidant-Rich Extra Virgin Olive Oil

As a good Greek girl, I grew up eating extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) at practically every lunch and dinner… I also love olives, they are my favorite food. Glad to say, good-for-you olive oil

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Urban Herb Garden at The Ritz Carlton, Los Angeles

Up on the roof of   The Ritz-Carlton Spa  is a plethora of organic, succulent summer fruit and flowering herbs inspired by the abundance of produce bursting into bloom in Southern California. The new “Garden-to-Glamorous” spa

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3 Health Club Trends for Summer Shape-ups

Health club membership is surging because gyms are increasingly adopting unconventional programs to bolster their membership base and better motivate the marketplace to get fit, trim and healthy.  Three new trends we’ve seen recently

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