BeautySage Advice: Shop Proven Beauty Finds

Yippee! We’ve discovered yet another beauty site we love. Hard to believe but it’s true. BeautySage is a new website that sells only the cream of the top beauty brands that actually deliver on their promises. If a product claims to smooth wrinkles, well, it better, or it gets removed from the site. The chemistry […]

Eminence Organic Skin Care: Buy a Product, Plant a Tree

Eminence Organic Skin Care

If you need an excuse to treat yourself to an Eminence Organic Skin Care product or two, we have a good one. A really good one. Among the spa industry‚Äôs elite organic skincare brands, Eminence is taking their commitment to the environment to a whole new level by planting one tree for every product sold! […]

Beauty March Wrap-up: Lush Freshmade Cosmetics

No, I don’t work for Lush. Although at this point, I should … I could … I practicality do. As a devoted Lushie, I certainly couldn’t get through a week of natural, earth-loving product features without giving due praise to Lush. If you still haven’t tried their freshmade cosmetics, here are my suggestions of where […]

Beauty March Hump Day: Nature Girl

nature girl

Last Saturday morning, I plodded over to the front window of my house and yanked open the shade. “Good Gravy, ” I gurgled to myself, spilling coffee down my Vickie’s Pink PJs. About 12 feet in front of me, sauntering across the street was a huge bobcat. He had the telltale pointed ears and stumpy […]

Day One in Our Earth Day March: Pangea Organics


Back in the dark ages when I was an naive English major at N.C. State University, Ralph Nader came to our campus and gave a rousing speech to kick off an Earth Day celebration. After which, me, my sprightly Jack Russell Terrier, George, and a cluster of my hippie friends marched from our campus to […]