Organic Spa Blog

Upcycled Chairs And Stools Made For A Life-Time

In today’s throw-away culture it’s great to find products that are built to last. It’s even better if they are made from upcycled materials as in the case of Emeco’s durable chairs and stools

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Quick Veggie Meals (and side dishes) in Minutes

Fresh produce boosts immunity and fights disease. Here are several items and studies we’re covering for you this week: Sleep has a huge effect on how you feel throughout the day and nutrition plays a

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Oprah Makes Her Move Into Organic Food and Beauty

Oprah Makes Her Move Into Organic Food and Beauty

Though I don’t expect to see her in organic cotton overalls anytime soon, the New York Post broke the story that OWN CEO Oprah Winfrey filed several trademark applications to the US Patent and Trademark Organization.

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Patagonia’s New Recycled Shoes Sure Pretty-Up My Pups

Well, it’s finally too chilly out this week to sport my flip-flops for the rest of the season. Sure, I live in LA and live year–round in slip-ons and flip-flops. But: I am completely

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Reuse, Reduce, Rethink Your Disposable Coffee Cup

What size do you like as your daily cup of coffee? Having grown up in Germany I still favor a small (8oz.) cup since I never really got used to the super-sized American system.

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Happy Anniversary in St. Lucia, Spa Lovers

The Ladera Resort, in St. Lucia, West Indies in the Caribbean, is known for its pioneering open-air architecture and eco-friendly practices at 1,100 feet above the sea. For its own 20th Anniversary this year,

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Track Your Body Clock to Lose Weight, Boost Stamina

How can you wake up without an alarm clock? Why does your tummy start grumbling a few minutes past your regular lunch hour? That is your ingrained body clock, and researchers now believe these

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Stylish and Sustainable Gift Shop Opens in New York City

Buying local is more than just a buzzword at Magpie on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. The eco-minded gift shop on Columbus Avenue is my new favorite neighborhood store with its well-curated selection of fair

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Nurture Your Nature (Every Chance You Get)

As the largest source of open space lands in the country, our local parks play a critical role in the quality of life for all Americans, but especially for city children. Local park and

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Solar Panels Shine Light On Importance of Renewable Energy

As the Rocky River Green Home nears completion, finishing touches fall into place with the installation of the solar panels that will harvest energy from the sun and convert it into usable household energy.

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