Organic Spa Blog

Cozy Up With Organic Cotton Flannel Sheets

One way to create a more sustainable bedroom is with an organic mattress but they can be quite pricey. If you just want to make a small change by giving your current bed an

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Be Breast Cancer Aware All Year Round

It’s that season again where we’re awash with little, and big, pink ribbons everywhere.  But more importantly than showing your support with a ribbon (which I am not knocking at all), it’s time to

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15 Must Have Beauty Essentials

Welcome to Better Organic Choice (BOC), a column focusing on makeup, skincare and beauty tips, tricks and product advice for the holistically hip. We cover the best in green glam, behind the scenes and

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Halloween Candy That Can Really Make You Sick

This Halloween, keep an eye on your candy. Palm oil, an ingredient found in many of your favorite sweets, and often associated with safe and organic foods, has been targeted by the Rainforest Action

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Avoid Halloween Health Nightmares

To make triple sure that fake ghosts, witches and spiders are the only things to be afraid of this Halloween 2013, follow these food safety tips, according to the Centers for Disease Control and

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Beauty Is Wellness: Baking for Fall Beauty

It’s nearly impossible to get through the holiday season without baking up a pie, a batch of cookies or a loaf of quick bread— and who would want to skip that anyway?

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Halloween Health Dangers

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention have issued a flurry of warnings about the potential dangers during the Halloween season, from allergy attacks in furry animal costumes all the way to tampering

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The Donation of Healing: Mahasukha Spa at Menla Mountain Retreat

Close your eyes, and imagine being transported to a magical land up in the Catskill Mountains of New York State. The breathtaking landscapes and fresh mountain air take all stress away the minute you arrive. The natural

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Vegan Recipes for Better Health, Increased Energy

I am grooving on this new healthy cookbook by Shelley Alexander, who  has enjoyed a lifelong love of delicious, locally grown, seasonal foods. She received her formal chef’s training at The Los Angeles Culinary

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Layer Up With Sustainable Stripes This Fall

Fall is one of my favorite seasons. It’s the perfect time of the year for hiking and getting off-peak travel deals. That’s also when long-sleeved jerseys come in really handy for day trips and

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