Pickled Beets! This Recipe is Simple and Unfailingly Delicious!

Picked Beets! This Recipe is Simple and Unfailingly Delicious! I promise you! ...more

Drink Your Nutrients With Ambronite!

Disclosure: I was given a package of Ambronite in exchange for an honest review. All opinions as always are my own. Recently I’ve been on a bit of a smoothie/juice kick ....more

Honolulu Is Where I Want To Be Today!

Honolulu is where I want to be today! I...more

La Vie Boheme in Adam’s Morgan

Adam’s Morgan just might be my favorite DC neighborhood. It’s where I feel most at home in DC. Perhaps because it reminds me so much of my beloved Brooklyn ....more

The Perfect Smoothie for Vegetarians!

The Perfect Smoothie for Vegetarians! A new year is here again! I love the energy and excitement brought forth by a new start ....more

12 Gifts for Women Who Love to Travel

A version of this post was originally published on 12/6/15 by SheKnows Media 12 Gifts for Women Who Love to Travel Ah, the holidays! The warmth, the togetherness, the food, the good cheer, and the quest to find the perfect gifts to give the special people in our lives. With only a few weeks left, it’s time to intensify the search and make your final purchases ....more

How to Melt Wax to Make Bath and Beauty Products!

How to Melt Wax to Make Bath and Beauty Products! ...more

One of My Favorite DC Neighborhoods: Georgetown Neighborhood Walk

I’d like to introduce you to Georgetown! One of My Favorite DC Neighborhoods: Georgetown Neighborhood Walk Historic Georgetown in Washington DC is one of those neighborhoods one can easily slip into. Pristine, elegant, delicious, the shopping won’t disappoint, the dining is sure to satisfy, and the smooth cobblestone streets will transport you in time ....more

Melting Shea Butter: Your Step by Step Guide

Melting Shea Butter: Your Step by Step Guide Unrefined shea butter is the base for many DIY body butters and body whips. It’s certainly my favorite base for both the lotions I make for Sojourn.Herbal Apothecary as well as the lotion and whip recipes I post on this blog. In order to get the full benefits of shea butter, you should use unrefined shea ....more

Natural UV Protection Using Tamanu Oil: My Favorite Find at the Farmer’s Market in Winter Garden

Natural UV Protection Using Tamanu Oil: My Favorite Find at the Farmer’s Market in Winter Garden Whenever I travel to a new place, I make an effort to slow down and try to experience my new environment like a local. Typically in the beginning, I avoid anything chain and seek out experiences that will help me get a good sense of where I am. I like to start local and then do whatever touristy things I find myself attracted to ....more