The Best Non-Toxic Exfoliants

WHAT WE’RE LOVING THIS MONTH Let’s talk about exfoliating for a minute, shall we? Like many of you, I’m all about minimal products in my bathroom. I can easily turn into a product junkie but then I don’t end up using half of the products and they end up expiring. So, I’m doing something a … Continued

Easy Quinoa Stuffed Tomatoes

These juicy and naturally-sweet easy quinoa stuffed tomatoes are perfect for warm weather! They are hearty enough for an early summer meal stuffed to the brim with a few fresh gluten-free and dairy-free ingredients, as always.    WHY WE LOVE THEM Well, there is one reason to love this recipe right now. IT IS TOMATO … Continued

Non-Toxic Kitchen Staples

Let’s talk about what’s stocked in my cozy Manhattan kitchen. When it comes to roasting, sauteing, poaching and steaming I’m all about using non-toxic kitchen staples. The kitchen in my new home is quite a cozy spot where I spend a heck of a lot of time testing recipes and I’ve really grown to love … Continued

Easy Roasted Carrot & Apple Salad (Plus How to Make the Best Salad)

This featured sponsored apple salad recipe was created in partnership with our friends at Earthbound Farm.  I’ve spoken to you a lot about my experience with Earthbound Farm (and if you’re new here you can check out those features here and here and here and here) and how much I love their certified organic products. … Continued

Easy Roasted Red Pepper Pasta

This roasted red pepper sauce is so easy to make and is absolutely gorgeous on top of gluten-free pasta (we used chickpea pasta here for a boost of protein). This recipe is a fun twist on classic pasta sauce that the whole family will love all year round (and it only takes 15 minutes to … Continued

Living the Method™ // How to Boost Your Immune System

Our column, Living The Method™, addresses components of Amie’s method associated with the physical layer of healing the body. The physical layers of healing include anti-inflammatory food, movement, epigenetics and detoxification. The Valpone Method™ is a formula inspired by Amie’s personal health journey from the past 12 years of healing a myriad of chronic illnesses … Continued

Creamy Roasted Cauliflower Soup

This easy cauliflower soup recipe has all the creaminess with none of the dairy. All you need is one head of cauliflower, a white onion, fresh garlic, and vegetable broth! As always, this recipe is quick and easy so you can enjoy this soup on a weeknight for a hearty dinner. WHY WE LOVE IT … Continued

5-Minute Arugula Pesto

This featured article is sponsored by our friends at Earthbound Farm. Their mission is to cultivate a healthier world through organic food and farming. I have had the absolute pleasure of visiting their organic farms in California twice and I can honestly say they are the real deal and have impeccable standards with every product … Continued

How Your Mattress & Sheets Could Be Affecting Your Health

This sponsored feature was written in collaboration with our friends at Naturepedic. Most people don’t realize how their mattress and sheets could be affecting their health. I cannot stress enough about how important it is to create a non-toxic, healthy bedroom to allow your body to naturally detox (detoxification with your liver and other detox organs, … Continued

My Favorite Organic Underwear: Why It’s Healthier to Wear

Okay ladies. You asked for it. Organic underwear. So many of you have been asking for my favorite organic underwear brands and today’s the day I’m sharing them all with you. And don’t worry- I have you covered. If you need matching organic bras to go with your new organic undies, check out my organic … Continued