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Ready To Rock (Climb)

For years I wanted to try rock climbing; and over a decade ago, I finally took the leap by booking a “lesson-for-two” at a local indoor gym. Finding a partner…

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Working Out & Having Fun

For those who love exercising, almost every workout option is enjoyable — going for a long run, lifting weights, or swimming laps. However, for those of us who find it…

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Why I Shaved My Head

Before my husband and I left on our trip for the Middle East, I had hoped that I wouldn’t come home the same. I wanted to be changed and challenged…

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Chai Masala Scrub DIY

Exfoliating your skin once or twice a week is the best way to improve your skin tone. Scrubs unclog pores, promote a speedy turnover of skin cells, balance your body’s oil…

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Simple Spring Reboot

Spring is a great time to hit the reset button. With the winter holiday season well behind us, spring is on its way to welcome warmer days, bright green buds and…

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Standing > Sitting

We all know too much sitting is detrimental to our health, but it’s so normalized in our culture that we don’t even think twice about the effect it may have…

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American Heart Month, All Year Long

American Heart Month is drawing to a close, but we think that this special season of awareness should be observed all year long. Cardiovascular disease – which includes heart disease,…

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Tata Harper Farm Visit

Glitter Guide recently visited the Vermont headquarters of Tata Harper Skincare to take a first hand look at Tata’s farm — the place where her line of 100% natural, nontoxic,…

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Beauty Picks | Seeing Red

To carry us through this month of adoration and gifting, here’s a little round-up of beauty products that we feel are noteworthy to share. Whether it’s a scent or a…

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Resisting The Selfie Culture

The first time I posted a selfie on Instagram, I didn’t think twice about it. I looked good when I took it (or so I thought), and we all post photos of…

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Glowing Green Smoothie

We all have aspirations of being healthy. Eating the right food and getting the proper nutrients are vital to maintaining physical health and emotional wellness. Most of us have busy…

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Living Fitness

All too often, fitness is looked at as a chore. Another task to check off on our ever-growing to-do list. Something we dread. Something we avoid. Something we feel pressure…