Weekend Reading.

East Village

What are you up to this weekend? It’s starting to get colder outside now and I’m feeling a little under the weather. I feel like hiding out and watching movies all weekend. What are you up to these days? Are you dressing up for Halloween this year? I need some ideas! Have a cozy weekend and take… Continue Reading

Pumpkin Spice Smoothie.

Pumpkin Spiced Smoothie.

1/2 cup organic pumpkin puree 1/2 cup cauliflower 1/2 cup frozen mango 1/2 cup unsweetened almond milk 1/2 tsp vanilla extract add spices accordingly: cinnamon, ginger, nutmeg, pinch of salt optional: 1 tbsp protein powder (I used VEGA original) blend together until smooth! optional sweeteners: maple syrup, molasses, honey, fresh carrot/apple juice garnish: chia seeds or rolled… Continue Reading

Leahlani Skincare Mermaid Mask.

Leahlani Skincare Mermaid Mask.

The Mermaid Mask by Leahlani Skincare is truly superfood for your skin. A glass of green juice simply doesn’t cut it anymore, you won’t believe how much green goodness is packed into this face mask! Leah, the founder and creator of Leahlani Skincare, has collected some of the most soothing and detoxifying ingredients and beautifully blended them… Continue Reading

Weekend Reading.

Happy Thanksgiving.

What are you up to this weekend? Cooking a turkey dinner? It’s been so long since I’ve put together a weekend reading post, I think I was still posting links to summer BBQ related things last time and now we’re already into October! I need to get into the season and pick up some Fall… Continue Reading

Red Apple Lipsticks. (Gluten-Free)

Red Apple Lipsticks | The Fig's Heart.

Red Apple Lipstick is a gluten-free cosmetic company that specializes in lipstick. I received a parcel from them right before I left for vacation and I’m really excited to finally share it with you! All of their lipsticks are gluten free, paraben free, nut free, fragrance free, soy free, corn free, and toxin free. They… Continue Reading

Hawaii 2014 (Part 2).

Diamond Head - Hawaii.

We started the second week by renting a car and spending a couple days driving to the East and North shores of Oahu. It was really nice to get out of the city and experience more of Hawaii. I was so excited to do some Hawaiian highway driving! I’ve always imagined driving along these epic… Continue Reading

Hawaii 2014 (Part 1).

Kauai | The Fig's Heart.

Aloha! I have returned from my trip to Hawaii. It was pretty amazing to say the least. I’ll be back to regular posts next week, but a few of you have asked to see photos from my trip so here are some highlights. We flew in over Oahu and had an amazing view of the Island… I… Continue Reading

Aloha! Leaving for Hawaii…


As many of you know, I’m off to Hawaii for the next few weeks. By the time you’re reading this I will already be there. It has been a very long time since I’ve been on vacation so I am forcing myself to disconnect and soak up as much energy from the sun as I can. This means there won’t… Continue Reading