The different faces of health

I have been ruminating over the fact that "health" looks different on every person. Just like no two people look the same, no two healthy lifestyles look the same. Sometimes we get caught up in the idea that the healthy way we live is the healthy way everyone should live, but this isn't necessarily the case. ...more

Learning from my toddler: there's just one

This morning I sat down at my computer to write a blog. I really didn't have anything specific in mind just yet. A few ideas here and there. I sat down to see if I could make something happen on the screen when my little one had a complete and total meltdown....more

The ugly side of the beauty industry

The base concept is really simple: we have in our bodies lots of substance that don’t even exist in nature.From elenasc.wordpress.com...more

My natural 2011 resolution

The year 2010 taught me a lot, now it’s time to put everything to practice. (Read more)Happy New Year!From elenasc.wordpress.com...more

Organic Body Care Giveaway!

AMAZING Organic Body Care!! ...more

The Soap Dilemma (1,4-dioxane)

How do I choose a chemical free soap? Which soap is eco-friendly even after I send it down the drain? A few months back, the Organic Consumers Association, reported they tested several detergents and body care products for 1,4-dioxane. They found different levels of this chemical in many natural products and products that report to contain some organic ingredients. 1,4-dioxane has been shown to cause cancer. The concerning part is that the FDA acknowledges this and does not identify any safe level for use. ...more

Sorry about my slow response getting back to comment. I have been on a trip and ...more