The Laundress Delicate Wash Soap-Is it a scam?

laundress2Dry cleaning is one of my least favorite things to pay for, not only do I know it’s bad for my clothing and the environment; it’s so darn expensive. Being that I work in a corporate environment I have a lot of clothing that is dry clean only. So after reading an article from Big Green Purse , I knew I had to find a dry cleaning alternative and ordered  The Laundress Delicate Wash soap.

The company set out to eliminate the need for expensive dry cleaning with toxic chemicals and the two Fiber Science, Textile & Apparel Cornell educated women created The Laundress.

I ordered it four months ago and have been very hesitant to try it. I really don’t have an excuse, except that since it’s been so hot, I’ve tried to only wear cotton.  [Read more…]

Don’t get burned-how to read a Sunscreen label

Don’t get burned this summer, learn how to read a sunscreen labels. Since I live in southern California I wear sunscreen all year around. Even Little Pumpkin Doodle knows that when she plays at daycare to ask for sunscreen before she heads outside. With summer around the corner, it’s the time to purchase new sunblock.
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Will I always be a MAC girl? UPDATE:maybe not!

Yesterday, I met my long time friend Christie, for a long overdue catchup session at my favorite organic restaurant.  Christie and I have known each other long before husbands and kids, but hadn’t actually sat down for a real conversation in over 5 years. Since we arrived at the restaurant early we were able to take a stroll and walked by NuboNau a  natural and organic skin care boutique. I had passed it a few times, but never had the opportunity to walk in. [Read more…]

Will I always be a MAC girl?

Eve Organics-Brandy Lipstick

When it comes to lipstick I’m a MAC girl! I’ve loved MAC lipstick since the first episode of Twin Peaks. I thought the girls looked so cool with their brooding makeup; so when my cousin came to CA for a visit from NYC, and she was wearing lipstick just like the girls on Twin Peaks, my sis and I thought it was fate. After begging my father for $50, we jumped in the car and headed to Nordstrom’s for our 1st tube of  MAC’s Veruschka lipstick. [Read more…]