Aside from sharing life lessons, best practices and hacks, I love having the ability, through Pura Vida. Sometimes., to share the things I get really excited about and give you the resources to find them for yourself here in the shop. As I write, explore, and discover, I’ll add more great favorites and findings here in the Shop so please check back, and be sure to visit the Resources page for links to helpful sites and great blogs.
The Skimm – I seriously love The Skimm – it’s the best way for busy people with a sense of humor to catch up on the news. I read it while I’m walking the dog in the morning (not very mindful, I know, but my body has auto-pilot) or having breakfast. Lots of world, and national news, with pop culture – cool delivery – and it’s not depressing or aggravating like TV news. Plus, it’s free.
Clean beauty shops
The Detox Market
Citrine Natural Beauty Bar – If you’re anywhere in Arizona or Sonora, stop by the Biltmore shops and ask the beautiful ladies for a makeover.
A Guide to Clean Beauty Boxes (cost & worldwide shipping)
Clean health & personal care
Thrive Market – On Thrive Market you can shop 4000 health and wellness products from the top 400 natural brands on the market, some in bulk, with a significant discount and sortable, including organic, non-GMO, vegan, raw, paleo and gluten free and pretty easily sortable. For every paid membership, Thrive Market donates one to a low income family to give them access to healthful food, and let’s be honest, with the discount on Sun Potion He Shou Wu, you make up the membership cost with two jars.
Butcher Box – Grass fed beef, chicken and/or pork (you choose) delivered directly to your door. Guaranteed 100% grass fed and grass finished. Free of antibiotics, hormones, and GMOs.
This curtain is a game-changer for me in home care. It’s easy to put up and take down and whenever it gets not-so-fresh, you can wash and dry it – no mildew ever. I noticed it at a number of high-end hotels, and tracked it down for cheap on Amazon.
Throw a whole unpeeled clove in the press, smash it through, then clean the press with the included tool. Let the garlic sit 10 minutes before adding it to food for optimal nutritional benefits.