Organic Spa Blog

10 Tips To Save Water

As the Chinese proverb goes, “The best time to plant a tree is 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” With droughts raging all across the country, it’s safe to say that

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Raw and Blended Beauty

Summer is full of fresh and beautiful fruits and vegetables. It’s also a great time to focus on eating an abundance of them. Every summer I do a summer beauty detox. Last year, I

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15 Inspired Shipping Container Homes

About If we owned the San Antonio Guest House, we’d never live in our main building. With extra windows to make the most of the light and a decking area to make the most of

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Salsa Dance and Cooking

Can you simultaneously swivel your hips and purse your lips at Rancho La Puerta this summer? Heck, yes. Three miles from Tecate, Mexico, in one of the biggest, most innovative spa resorts in North

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DIY Natural Beauty Secrets

Exfoliation is good for the skin. It can remove dead skin cells that block pores and enable our moisturizer to penetrate more easily. But there is one unshakable rule when it comes to exfoliation:

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Healthy Beauty Tips

What goes on in the heart and mind are reflections of our outer beauty. But there are simple ways to take care of your body that will bring out your inner beauty, as well. 

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Summer’s Healing Elixirs and Vegetal Drinks

In hotels and restaurants from Burbank to Boston, and the chicest summer bar scenes along the coast, I asked bartenders and hotel staff for the healthiest alcoholic drinks I might be able to talk

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Green Your Beauty Routine: 6 Summer Essentials

Sustainable beauty is a result of what we eat, drink and think, as well as what we apply to our skin. Just as our food can nourish us from the inside, the skin care,

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Weekend Warrior in Paradise

For most people, the thought of a tropical beach vacation conjures up images of lazy days spent sipping umbrella drinks while floating in a pool, topped off with indulgent dinners. For me, it’s just

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Five Hot Tips for Cool, Clean Indoor Living

When the topic of “clean living” comes up, most of us focus on healthy, mindful eating and exercise. What many forget is the impact that the indoor air we breathe has on a clean,

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