Organic Spa Blog

fair trade and natural soap at Ten Thousand Villages

Lately I’ve been buying natural or organic soaps as souvenirs whenever I travel. A lot of times because I’m curious to find out if they are locally made or use ingredients specific to the

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Nature-inspired furniture from New Zealand

One of my favorite countries to visit is New Zealand. It has spectacular landscapes and an incredible pool of sustainable designers. I was lucky enough to spend 10 days on a business trip last

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The New DC Power Drink? It’s a Mocktail!

When Congress is in session, the place to power breakfast in Washington, DC is the Seasons Restaurant, a bright spot on the posh lower level of the sleek Four Seasons Hotel in Georgetown.

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Oceanside California, Vintage Beach Town

Oceanside is considered the sun-slicked gateway city between metropolitan San Diego and Los Angeles. A classic Southern California surfin’ town, the central location offers visitors an ideal place to stay and experience California’s casual

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Handcrafted jewelry made from bullet casings

Intrigued by a feature article about “extraordinary women” I was reading the magazine “Fast Company” on a flight last week. That’s how I discovered the gorgeous jewelry line by Austin based design studio Raven

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