My absolute favorite go-to items from Trader Joe’s

If TJ's isn't your favorite store, you have a problem... Who else looks forward to their Trader Joe's shopping trip every week? It's an addiction.. I may or may not spend my Friday nights food shopping (*CassieSays tip* I finally discovered the best day to go when it isn't packed and that is Friday's). I … Continue reading My absolute favorite go-to items from Trader Joe’s

Top wellness hacks for traveling

Wheels up, snacks packed + essential oils on deck Traveling takes a toll on the body. Whether you're visiting your grandma in Florida and trekking down I-95 or going wheels up to a work conference on the west coast - it's important to travel smart. What exactly am I referring to when I say travel smart? Instead of using travel as an … Continue reading Top wellness hacks for traveling

the BEST non-toxic nail polish

7-free polish! Ella + Mila to the rescue What is the first thing you think of when you picture a nail salon? Besides the huge selection of colors that literally takes me 20+ minutes to decide on... my thoughts go straight to the overwhelming chemical smell when you walk in.  S.O.S I don't know about you, but I don't want to sit in a room … Continue reading the BEST non-toxic nail polish

Pretty headbands with a prettier cause!

Headbands of Hope teams up with Pocket Full of Sunshine There's truly nothing better than an stylish accessory brand, that not only is full of unbelievable people, but serves a greater purpose than providing just adorable, chic headbands and apparel to its consumers. Headbands of Hope has been featured on the Today Show, Good Morning America and Seventeen Magazine for a reason! Their passion … Continue reading Pretty headbands with a prettier cause!

Clean Beauty Swap, Part II: Lips & Cheeks

Related post: Clean Foundation & Powder It's been a while since this series had the spotlight, but let's keep trucking along, shall we? I've managed to swap out all of my makeup to non-toxic products, hallelujah. If you missed the first post in this series about my foundation and powder swap, check it out. Cheeks - Blush Prior to … Continue reading Clean Beauty Swap, Part II: Lips & Cheeks

The Golden Rule – never forget moisturizer!

Be rooted with ULIV skincare We've all heard of turmeric and ginger wake up shots from juice bars, but what about both of those ingredients in skincare? Allow me to introduce you to your new favorite moisturizer, the golden glow facial souffle by ULIV. @ULIVSkincare Founder of ULIV skincare, Lishawn Lalonde, struggled with an auto-immune disease for years and … Continue reading The Golden Rule – never forget moisturizer!

Hydrosols, serums & nature, oh my!

Wild beauty products made with love in New Hampshire I'm always looking for a new way to vamp up my skincare routine. With the most recent buzz around using rose quartz rollers, I fell into the spell of browsing the ever so lovely (& pricey) world of facial serums . What are they? What do they do? Are they worth the hype to … Continue reading Hydrosols, serums & nature, oh my!

Affordable plants to brighten up your home

All hail Trader Joe's floral department I've always known that indoor plants do an amazing job of brightening up a room and can boost levels of happiness. I will say though, I'm not one that is necessarily fabulous at remembering to do a million tasks in the morning, as I'm running out the door - … Continue reading Affordable plants to brighten up your home

Do you believe in the power of crystals?

Empowerment, inspiration and hope - the Crystal Starter Kit All judgement and predetermined thoughts aside, what is your take on crystals? Have you jumped on board and integrated them into your daily routine or are you completely skeptical? If you told me a month ago that I'd look to a stone for inspiration, I'd check … Continue reading Do you believe in the power of crystals?