Category Archives: Holiday

Face Fare: Lucky Foods for the New Year

Each year, to celebrate the New Year and to help improve the chances that the next year will be a great one, people worldwide eat specific foods that have traditionally been considered lucky. Although the foods vary, many of them have health benefits beyond just luck—so much so that you can often find them in […]

Easy Ways to Fight Holiday Stress

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, but as the holiday season ramps up, so does holiday stress. Here are some ways to help you feel merry this year. Give yourself a little something. There are tons of sales out there; treat yourself to something you’ve been eyeing instead of putting it on your […]

Get Green & Clean Together This Valentine’s Day

    It’s Valentine’s Day and why not have some good clean fun! Here’s a simple way to spend time together, getting green and clean.   The Get Green and Clean Together Kit 1.      Sharing a bath is both greener and sexier. Set the mood by lighting a redflower italian blood orange candle to get things […]

Holiday Food & Skin: Six Natural Table Traditions That Work Skin Miracles Too

One  of the  big beauty trends  set to continue in 2009 is the cross-over of ingredients from food to skincare, says Mintel, a big research agency that’s up on such things.  Funny that should be considered a trend, as it was also very prevalent in ancient times. People tended to use the same ingredients  on their tables and […]