New Year’s Eve Par-Tea: Teas for Winter Balance

New Year’s Eve can be a tempestuous time in our minds. One minute we are primed to party and the next minute we are ruminating over resolutions! One thing that is likely certain for many of us is that we have had our fill of the fancy foods, delicious drinks, and divine desserts that have […]

NEW YEAR’S EVE PAR-TEA: TEAS FOR WINTER

New Year’s Eve can be a tempestuous time in our minds. One minute we are primed to party and the next minute we are ruminating over resolutions! One thing that is likely certain for many of us is that we have had our fill of the fancy foods, delicious drinks, and divine desserts that have […]

DIY LAVENDER LIP BALM

Sailing along on a summer breeze one minute, feeling salty and sweaty the next!? This lavender lip balm is the perfect DIY solution to time in the summer sun—soothing, moisturizing, and nourishing. LAVENDER’S LOVE “Bee”sides (yeah, we went there) being a powerful attractor of pollinators, lavender has myriad medicinal properties, including COCONUT OIL’S CARESS Coconut […]

Go FIGure! The Health Benefits of Figs & Recipe

Figs have long and varied cultural history—think of Adam and Eve and their fig clothing. It’s believed they were one of the first plants cultivated by humans. They are the fruit of the f. Carica ficus tree, which is native to the Middle East and full of nutritional value and sweet taste.  Figs satisfy sweet […]