Category: Seasonal

Life Lately: Autumn in Scotland

Autumn is my favorite time of year, without a doubt. The colors of the leaves like gemstones. The salty sea air, no matter where I go. The blustery wind, nearly knocking me over (no joke). And of course, now that the time has changed, it’s getting dark just after 3 PM. But it’s all for

Continue reading

Gluten-Free Strawberry-Rhubarb Crumble

Looking for the perfect summertime dessert? You won’t believe this strawberry-rhubarb crumble is gluten-free and vegan!  My grandma told me last week the organic rhubarb she’s been growing in her garden was ready for harvest. Naturally, I was extremely excited as it is still springtime in Michigan, but the temperature has been rising — making

Continue reading

Spring Fling in Atlanta

There comes a time in every Midwesterner’s winter where they have to get out of the cold. That’s why we have the term snowbirds for those who fly away to the warmth of the south when winter arrives, for better or worse. In the past, I have been fortunate enough to head south to find

Continue reading

2018: Clean Fifteen & Dirty Dozen

The EWG’s Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce, updated every year since 2004, ranks the pesticide contamination of popular fruits and vegetables. The guide is based on results from more than 35,200 samples of produce tested by the FDA. Every day, consumers rely on the EWG’s Shopper’s Guide to help them make the best choices for

Continue reading

Miracle Organic Lemon + Honey Skin Treatment

Looking for an all-natural face mask that treats dull, dry, sensitive skin + acne and exfoliates? It only takes three ingredients and you probably already have at least two of them at home. This face mask is so good for your skin, you could it eat! Literally. Ingredients 1/2 sliced organic lemon (a lime would work,

Continue reading