Personal Care

Making the Grade

Last week, I was talking to a friend about why I buy from socially and environmentally conscious companies. Not necessarily exclusively, but whenever possible. When he said he didn’t quite agree with me, I was floored. Not because he disagreed with me per se, but because I thought I understood his purchasing habits. It turns… Read More Making the Grade

Personal Care

Glow Getter

I hope everyone enjoyed the holidays! However you might have celebrated (or not), I hope you’ve had a peaceful and joyful time over the last few weeks. If you chose to take me up on the new product challenge, let me know how you’ve been progressing. It’s also not too late to start if you’d… Read More Glow Getter

Personal Care

Honestly Beautiful

Winter is upon us here in the U.S.! We even had our first batch of snow in the D.C. area this weekend. I’m doing everything I can to prepare my mind and body for the frigid weather ahead.  This includes daily meditation, keeping up my exercise routine, and incorporating more nourishing and moisturizing products into… Read More Honestly Beautiful

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A Daughter’s Journey

Given the variety of challenges to human development, it’s hard to accept that some of them are self-imposed. Human trafficking, especially when it involves young children, poses a significant setback to any individual, family, or society. In Cambodia, a country that I’ve visited often over the last four years, human trafficking is a serious and morbid business. According… Read More A Daughter’s Journey