C+B Wish List: Framing That Good Energy

04 Feb 2015 0

A few months back, C+B posted about crystals and their positive energy and other benefits so when my best friend got one in a beautiful frame for Christmas, I noted it for my own wish list and now for the second C+B Wish List item. The above work of art is by the artist Christopher ...

How To Take Advantage of Mercury Retrograde

21 Jan 2015 0

Today begins the day that Mercury is in retrograde and the more well-known tips are “Don’t travel, Don’t sign contracts. Don’t marry. Don’t touch electrics!” However, its actually a very magical and intuitive time so I wanted to deep dive more to its meaning and how to handle. Since FYI, it actually lasts for 8 ...

The Little Tile That Could…Find Your Keys

21 Jan 2015 0

Remember when you were 10 minutes late for something super important and couldn't find your keys because they were obviously in the dryer? I know the feeling so I have good news. I read about two friends named Nick Evans and Mike Farley who also felt our pain so they created Tile - a lost-item finder ...

Lavender = Acquiring People’s Trust?

21 Jan 2015 0

I grew up around lavender scents and now love it for my own scents. Whether its the Haven Air & Linen Spray I just bought or in an essential oil, the scent is known for being super soothing and relaxing. However, it may have just added a new one to its list of benefits.....building trust. The below article ...

C+B Wish List: A Celestial Blanket

21 Jan 2015 0

New year, new things to try, right? I come across so many beautifully made products in magazines, in social media or in my travels that I figured I would create a fun little series. So here is the first and (pretty great) item on the C+B Wist List. I saw this gem in February's InStyle magazine and it ...

Bright + White: Natural Ways to Brighten Your Smile

21 Jan 2015 0

The obvious ways to keep your smile nice and white? Eliminating smoking, coffee and other dark liquid drinks.  Keep up with regular brushing, flossing and mouth-washing, etc, etc. The less obvious and natural ways to keep your teeth on the whiter side? Fruits! Besides, whats better than eating with dual purposes? We are a serious multi-tasking society afterall all. Photosource: pinterest How ...

Work Life: Add Productivity, Subtract Worry

14 Jan 2015 0

Its important to know what you're good at and what you're not, a mentor recently taught me. I follow her lead and am actually more productive and happier now that I just focus on my strengths. Plus, I've been lucky enough to have some really great bosses and others who made my life feel like Devil ...

C+B Pantry: The Ribboned Asparagus Salad

14 Jan 2015 0

While we're on a craze to shave vegetables into thin slices of pasta, the next one to try is in the salad course, the Ribboned Asparagus Salad. I saw this recently on Domainehome.com (check out the full recipe video here) and it looks easy, delicious and chic.   photosource: pinterest Are you going to try this recipe? Please ...

Waste Not in 2015: Better Ways to Conserve Food

14 Jan 2015 0

I've decided that this is my year to purge and spend my money more wisely. I think that it can also apply to what I eat. We waste so much food everyday and it might as well be dollars in the trash. Food shopping is a necessity so here are great ways to be a ...

The Home Apothecary: Proper Care for Your Mane

14 Jan 2015 0

Next chapter in The Home Apothecary: better care for your hair. I'm loving this book, especially the below tips... Shampoo: I'll admit when I'm wrong, I was also very concerned about my shampoo being able to scrub my scalp clean but from reading The Home Apothecary I'm actually doing more harm then good. "Think of Shampoo as your ...