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The Link Between Artists & Yogis

My creative ideas wake me up at odd hours of the night. Unborn, they push and strain to pop into the world, and they won't let me rest again until I...

Nadine Fawell
September 26 2011

The Healing Power of Movement

Yoga, movement, and healing go hand-in hand. Yet for some of us, it's easier for us to move in a yoga class than it is to move on the dance floor....

Jason Wachob
September 23 2011

Going, Going, Gong!

I watched an episode or two of the Gong Show in the late 1970's and remembered the hosts using a gong to end absurd talent show acts. It wasn't until...

Jill Lawson
September 14 2011

6 Eco-Friendly Water Bottles

Water bottles can be such a tricky thing these days. What size, what's safe, what's functional, what's stylish? The list goes on.

Beth Doane
August 31 2011

Feng Shui and The Artist's Way

My work with feng shui has always been about helping people to design their dream lives, and every dream life is creative. Doing feng shui in...

Dana Claudat
August 30 2011

5 Ways to Keep Your Garden Growing in the Colder Months

Even though I was laying on the grass in 80 degree weather yesterday, my heart knows that the clock is ticking on the warmer days.

Anthony Anderson
August 24 2011

Elle MacPherson on Meditation & Eating Organic

Supermodel and mom, Elle MacPherson, looks gorgeous at 48-years-old. It might have something to do with the fact that she meditates daily and eats...

August 23 2011

Bill Clinton Goes Vegan

Talk about a Presidential diet.

August 19 2011

11 Reasons Why I Love 'Green 11'

Green11 is a San Francisco local business that helps consumers and businesses reduce their environmental footprint by refilling containers with...

Heather Rodde Akuiyibo
August 9 2011

5 Ways to Replant Paradise

The story of the Garden of Eden and the search for Shangri-la started to confuse me once I was in my 20s for this reason -- why not just recreate...

Anthony Anderson
August 2 2011

McDonald's Adds Fruit to Happy Meals

Say it ain't so -- is McDonald's attempting to get healthier? USA Today reports that they'll be adding apple slices in every Happy Meal. What do you...

July 27 2011

Mark Bittman Makes the Case to Tax Soda & Unhealthy Foods

With infographics like this one, it's very clear that soda plays a big role in our our obesity epidemic here in America. Famed food writer, Mark...

July 25 2011

38 Million Americans Try Alternative Health Treatments

A new study conducted by Consumer Reports says that 38 million adults make more than 300 million visits per year to acupuncturists, massage...

Jason Wachob
July 23 2011

Corporate Wellness Program Prescribes Food

Imagine if your employer had a wellness program in which produce was recommended and prescribed? You'd probably sign-up, right? And it'd probably lead...

July 14 2011

Q & A with Colin Beavan aka No Impact Man

In November 2006, Colin Beavan (aka No Impact Man) and his family began a yearlong experiment in living a zero-waste lifestyle in New York City....

Tamar Samir
July 13 2011

Where Do the World's Most Stressed Women Live?

A recent study examined stress levels among women across the world. Can you guess what country has the most-stressed women?

July 12 2011

10 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Chemical Burden

When I made the decision to live a cleaner life, I was grateful to learn so many new things; things that would be better for me, my family, and the...