“I regret eating healthy today,” said no one in the history of ever.
Coming off a four day weekend fueled by way too many margaritas and all-American BBQ’d everything, there’s no better time to consider detoxing your body and shedding a few unwanted lbs. with a “cleanse.” After all, it’s summertime and bikini season is here whether we like it or not!
While some extremists may opt for the “Master Cleanse” (which I recommend only if you’re lucky enough to have absolutely no kids around you and the opportunity to sleep all day… so, NEVER), I suggest trying a more sensible and realistic approach to cleansing such as the 3-Day or 5-Day Cleanse from The Juice Club. Read more »
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Every woman has suffered, at one time or other, from “the Curse”, that oh-so-special time of month during which you have permission to whine and complain, and if you’re lucky, maybe even lie down for a bit. However, if you suffer from menorrhagia a.k.a. heavy period (and you’d know it!), there’s help for you!!
We found out about Change the Cycle at the BlogHer convention in New York last summer where we saw a group of women swarming the booth. Was this the booth that was giving away the free vibrators? No they weren’t, that was a different booth. But of course, we had to check it out.
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The Geisha Facial (a.k.a. “Bird Poop” Facial)
Have you ever wondered how Japanese Geisha’s have such blemish-free, porcelain-like complexions? Well, we have the answer, and it’s not just their makeup. It’s BIRD POOP! Specifically, Nightingale bird poop (see cute birdie below). Yes, ladies, the answer to your skin problems is literally for the birds. You read it right, BIRD POOP!! Read more »
The weather is starting to warm up and with that comes my overwhelming desire to sit outside in my backyard on Saturday afternoons… watch the kids play with matches (I’m KIDDING) I mean on the swing set and sip on these delightful Strawberry Basil Margaritas while I soak in the sun!
Perfect for get togethers, make a pitcher in advance and enjoy! xo
Strawberry Basil Margaritas
1 Cup of Fresh Lime Juice
1 Container of Fresh Strawberries cleaned & quartered
10 Basil Leaves Roughly Chopped
2 1/2 Cups Tequila
3/4 Cup Cointreau
2 Cups of Water
Pitcher full of ice
Combine all ingredients into the pitcher and give a good stir!
Tagged Basil, Cocktails, Cointreau, Margarita, michelle ebbin, Michelle Karam, Moms Gone Zen, Patron, Strawberry, Strawberry Basil Margarita, Tequila
Flu Season is just about to peak and it’s time to fight back! What better way than with a body cleanse! Let’s do this! It’s easy and will not only detoxify your body, but will cleanse your skin and if you’re fighting the last of that stubborn cold or feel one coming on, boost your immune system. What is this magic cleanse I speak of? Why it’s the Apple Cider Vinegar cleanse! Read more »
Tagged apple cider vinegar, bloating, braggs, cleanse, colds, hangover, honey, immune system, michelle ebbin, Michelle Karam, michlle ebbin, Moms Gone Zen, organic, potassium
Today is National Chocolate Mint Day! Who knew?? Right?
While we aren’t saying dig into a big tub of Ben & Jerry’s Mint Chocolate Cookie… which would be OH SO YUM! We are saying that this holiday Is onto something OH SO SWEET!
One of my favorite almost guilt free swaps is VitaTops! They come in a zillion flavors and one of my favorites is Chocolate Mint! If you’ve never had a VitaTop… think of it as just the top of a super delicious muffin and the best part is they are:
So happy National Chocolate Mint Day! Don’t feel like you can’t be part of the fun. See…. Didn’t that make you feel better?
HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!
Everybody loves and needs a little romance today. Here are 3 sure-fire things that you can do to spice up the night and get things going in the right direction. Read more »
A food, drink or drug that stimulates sexual desire.
A thing that causes excitement.
It’s hot. It’s arousing. It’s intensifying sex. Food can have that effect. Don’t believe us? Try some of these foods to spice things up… not only for Valentine’s Day… but any day of the week.
I’m not talking about edible candy underwear, although those are fun too… I’m talking about real foods that’ll have you levels rising… HOT!
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