Cauliflower is the new Kale!

From Pizza crusts to pizza crust to steaks, cauliflower seems to be the latest trend in food and everyone is indulging in the cauli-craze.  Apart from it’s adequate ability to remaster popular dishes and ingredients, and recent “popularity”, cauliflower has superior health benefits; It is rich in vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, inflammatory,  helps detox the body, aids in digestion, promotes heart health, and counters inflammation. … Continue reading Cauliflower is the new Kale!

C-H-I-L-I W E A T H E R !

Winter has not quite ended in case you couldn’t already tell from the recent frigid low temperature. Stay warm while you satisfy your appetite with my simple, savory and delicious vegetarian chili recipe. PREP TIME : 10 minutes      COOK TIME : 40 minutes      TOTAL TIME: About 50 minutes     SERVES: 11-12 Recipe By: Brittney Grant INGREDIENTS BEANS 13.4 oz or 1 … Continue reading C-H-I-L-I W E A T H E R !

My Zero Waste Journey!

In efforts of being more environmentally conscious, thus living my values, I’ve decided to embrace a zero waste lifestyle. WHAT IS A  ZERO WASTE LIFESTYLE? Started by Bea Johnson and popularized by Lauren Singer, zero waste is a movement to reduce the amount of trash produced each year, thus encouraging the recondition of resource life cycles so that all products can be reused. I will … Continue reading My Zero Waste Journey!

FEBRUARY FAVORITES

Here is a compilation of my February Favorites, featuring items from some of my favorite brands including, BARE MINERALS, RMS BEAUTY and ACURE.   HERE ARE THE ITEMS THAT THE LIST! → RMS BEAUTY ♡ ULTIMATE MAKEUP REMOVER WIPE – $16, Sephora Stores, rmsbeauty.com ♡ LIVING LUMINIZER – $38, Sephora Stores, rmsbeauty.com ♡ MAGIC LUMINIZER – $38, Sephora Stores, rmsbeauty.com ♡ LIP2CHEEK DIABOLIQUE – $36, Sephora Stores, rmsbeauty.com ♡ MASCARA – … Continue reading FEBRUARY FAVORITES

PLAN WITH ME | CREATE 365™ 2017 PLANNER REVIEW

The Create 365 Happy Planners gets better every year. From the fun interchangeable covers and pages to the superior quality, functionality, and compactness the happy planner always blows me away! With the intention of traveling with my planner more often, this year, I purchased the 12 month classic happy planner, as appose to the 18 month month planner I purchased last year. The 12 month classic planner … Continue reading PLAN WITH ME | CREATE 365™ 2017 PLANNER REVIEW

INFLUENSTER 2017 RESOLUTION VBOX REVIEW

On Friday January 27th I received my 2017 Resolution VBOX curiosity of Influenster, a community of over 2 million socially savvy shoppers that reviews products, share honest opinions with brands and the community while testing products based on social media influence. As a blogger it’s always exciting to receive free products but this box in particular was extra as it was the first freebies I’d … Continue reading INFLUENSTER 2017 RESOLUTION VBOX REVIEW

6 Adjustments To Your Morning Routine That Will Make Your Entire Day!

1. MAKE YOUR BED It may seem like a small gesture but yes, making your bed every morning can improve your life! Starting your day by making your bed sets the tone for the rest of your day as it gives you an instant feeling of accomplishment and organization and therefore makes you feel like you are on top of things. Besides, a clean space … Continue reading 6 Adjustments To Your Morning Routine That Will Make Your Entire Day!

Join Thrive Market and get a FREE jar of almond butter!

The way you shop for groceries is about to change forever, thanks to Thrive Market! Thrive Market’s mission is simple: make healthy living and organic food accessible to everyone—regardless of where they live or how much they make. How do they do it? By offering organic, healthy foods and nontoxic products for 25–50% off retail prices—all delivered right to your door.  Here are just a … Continue reading Join Thrive Market and get a FREE jar of almond butter!

WHAT I ATE TODAY | SNACK

SPINACH + CHEESE PUFF PASTRY PIN WHEELS PREP TIME : 5 minutes      COOK TIME : 20 minutes      TOTAL TIME: About 25minutes     SERVES: 11-12 Recipe By: Brittney Grant INGREDIENTS 1 Puff Pastry Sheet (store-brought or homemade) 1 cup Fresh Spinach 1/2 cup Monetary Jack Cheese 1/4 cup grated Parmesan Cheese 1 clove Garlic (minced) 1  small egg 1 tbsp Water   … Continue reading WHAT I ATE TODAY | SNACK

My 10-Day Post Holiday Detox Story! |+ 4 Recipes

Feeling bloated and uncomfortably gassy? Overindulgence is a common theme during seasonal festivities as it is often impossible to to escape heavy foods and fatty treats from the ending of November until the beginning of January. With large family gatherings, hefty quantitates of cooked food, movies  and late night mingling even a healthy eater like myself always finds it hard to stay on track during … Continue reading My 10-Day Post Holiday Detox Story! |+ 4 Recipes

My Succulent Obesession!!!

I’ve always loved plants, even as a child but my obsession with succulents goes far beyond any of my child-hood fascinations. My obsession first started after moving into my current apartment a little over 2 years ago on a trip to ikea. Having done my research on cactus plants and their meaning prior to making the trip to ikea it was my intent to purchase … Continue reading My Succulent Obesession!!!

Keeping up with Britt

Brittney Dishes| Look Beauty Masque Bar Review

Although a far stretch from my usual natural, organic skincare products, I was eager to try the Look Beauty Masque Bars after receiving them as a gift. Having had high hopes for these face masks, I extremely disappointed that they did not deliver. With the exception of 2, the Look Beauty Masques failed to provide any noticeably positive results for my skin. Moisturizing and Smoothing … Continue reading Brittney Dishes| Look Beauty Masque Bar Review

SWEET DECEMBER | My Favorite Healthy SWEETS”!

  Here is a compilation of some of my 2017 Food Favorites, featuring foods from a few of my favorite brands, via THRIVE MARKET!  Use this special code to try Thrive Market for 1 month FREE! – Thrivemarket.com/KeepupwithBritt SEE WHICH ITEMS MADE THE LIST! ♡ LATE JULY – Organic Multigrain Snack Chips – Sea Salt, Thrivemarket.com ♡ NATURE’S ALL FOOD – Organic Freeze Dried Pineapple, Thrivemarket.com ♡ NATURE’S ALL FOOD – Organic … Continue reading SWEET DECEMBER | My Favorite Healthy SWEETS”!

Learn New Creative Skills for 2017!

Add a new creative skill to your list of goals for 2017 because for a limited time only Skillshare is offering first time customers 3 months of unlimited access to thousands of classes for just $0.99! Yes you read correctly, for just $0.99 you can join an online learning community for creative skills that works just like Netflix. Students anywhere in the world pay $10 a month … Continue reading Learn New Creative Skills for 2017!

5 Reasons You Should Dry Brush Everyday!

When’s the last time you treated your skin?……I mean really took the time to extensively cleanse, exfoliate, moisturize or massage the skin. People usually tend to rigorously treat the skin on their face and neck, regularly exfoliating, cleansing, moisturizing but often neglect to give as much attention to the rest of the skin. Dry skin brushing is a simple efficient practice you can add to your … Continue reading 5 Reasons You Should Dry Brush Everyday!

COLOR THEORY IN BEAUTY PACKAGING

Effective packaging design can easily draw a consumer’s attention but what element actually determines the final purchase? Biomotives are sensory cues that directly target our subconscious, generating emotion or action before the conscious portion of our brain even has an opportunity to respond. These triggers help brands create emotional connections with consumers thus influencing consumer buying, increasing sales and consumer loyalty. Color is an important … Continue reading COLOR THEORY IN BEAUTY PACKAGING

WHAT I ATE TODAY | Breakfast

EGG MUFFINS PREP TIME : 5 minutes      COOK TIME : 20 minutes      TOTAL TIME: About 25 minutes     SERVES: 4 Recipe By: Brittney Grant INGREDIENTS 2 cup Egg Whites 1 large Roma Tomato (chopped) 2 cup Spinach Red Bell Peppers (optional) Green Bell Peppers  (optional) Mozzarella Cheese (or Parmesan) TOOLS Mixing Bowl Muffin Pan Cooking Spray TO MAKE Lightly coat muffin … Continue reading WHAT I ATE TODAY | Breakfast

Reusable Cotton Rounds vs. Disposable Cotton Rounds

We’ve all had those nights when we’re totally exhausted and don’t possess the slightest energy to remove our makeup or wash our face throughly before bed. However, sleeping in your makeup constantly can do some serious long-term damage to the skin; apart from ruining our pillow cases, sleeping with make-up on overtime can cause breakouts, dull skin, wrinkles and clogged pores. Reusable Cotton Rounds and … Continue reading Reusable Cotton Rounds vs. Disposable Cotton Rounds