Tag Archives: Green Living

ESSENTIAL OILS 101

Mountain Rose Herbs Essential Oils

How many times in your life have you heard “there’s an oil for that”? If we’re talking about me…I’ve lost track. I mean, just from the array of oils in the above photo, it’s enough to make you crazy with intrigue, no? ;) What do I use them for? Why do I use them? How many times a day, do I diffuse them or apply them topically or both?! All the questions! Get your cute lil noggins ready because this blog post is all about my favourite essential oils, how I use them and the what’s, why’s…and then some!

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NAVAGO: A New Clean Beauty Destination

Calling all clean beauty lovers! I’ve got a new found platform to discover natural and non-toxic beauty for ya, and it’s called NAVAGO! Okay, I’ll be honest, I literally had no idea who or what this was until a fellow PR pal mentioned it to me! But, it’s quickly becoming a destination to discover eco-conscious, cruelty-free, natural-based beauty & wellness brands that are all up & coming. The founders of the companies that are invited to join Navago, share in the philosophy that products should be gentle and healthy for your skin, your body and for the environment, too. Already diggin’ it, right? There’s more!

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THE BERKEY WATER FILTER AND WHY I LOVE IT

It’s been almost a year (come March) that we’ve owned our Travel Berkey Water Filter and I couldn’t be happier with my purchase. Seriously, the best thing we’ve ever done! For ages I complained about the various water filters we had…pitchers, the ones you hook onto your kitchen faucet – we did it all, you guys! I eventually thought about just driving to a local spring and filling up a ton of glass bottles. But c’mon…I ain’t got time for that! Especially since the local spring was almost an hour away, LOL. Nope.  So, last year, we finally bit the bullet and bought a Berkey! But why a Berkey you ask? Well, first off, let’s chat about…

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WHAT’S THE HAPPS: W.E.L.L. SUMMIT, WE CAME, WE SAW, WE CONQUERED!

It’s here! It’s here! (FINALLY…it took me long enough!) My W.E.L.L. Summit recap! I know you’ve all been burrrrrnin’ to know how it went. As if my dozens of videos and photos on Instagram weren’t enough. ;) (Teasing!)

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Top Green Household Products

Who wants a clean home!? (Raises both hands) Who wants a clean home with GREEN products!? (Raises arms and legs) Ladies and gents, I am the QUEEN of clean. Seriously, ask anyone who knows me super well…aka my husband. It isn’t just neat-and-tidy-Sammie, it’s neat-tidy-and-SPICK-AND-SPAN-Sammie. But really, a clean home is just the best, in my honest opinion. What’s better than tidiness and a clean surface?! (Okay..I’ll calm down.)

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What’s The Happs: Charleston Edition

My favourite site! Blue skies and palm trees!

Hey everyone, and Happy Monday! I’m finally out of the woods with my nasty cold I had all weekend – ugh, it was rough! Especially since I never get sick. But, when I do, it’s like a ton of bricks at once! Anyways…now that it’s all passed, I wanted to start filling you in on fun little things that are happening in the life of hullosam! So, I’ve started this “What’s The Happs” series…where I’ll share my fun weekend trips, whatever exciting news I’ve got and more! We’ll see how it goes! ;)

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