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It’s Not Too Late: Top 10 Valentine Picks To Save The Day

by: Organic Contessa “Where there is great love, there are always wishes” ~ Willa Cather Yes, Valentine’s is just around the corner, and if you’re feeling as I am … mid-February has swiftly arrived. Are you fretting it’s too late to buy something heart-felt for this love filled Holiday?  Well, think again … here are [...]

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Organic Contessa’s “Sex in the Kitchen” Lexicon of Love; Valentine’s Menu

As a professed foodie would have it … nothing much can compare to a finely laid out, sophisticated menu. Food is art, especially when being prepared with love and in honour of a day that celebrates those in love; Valentine’s. Instead of battling the crowds, pre-fixed choices and noisy establishments, how about a sexy night [...]

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Link Love Monthly; Nature Inspired Beauty Products by Organic Contessa for Gallant & Jones

After a personal hiatus to spend time with family, it’s good to be back lovely ones. Over the past few months we’ve explored so much pertaining to skin health and the beautifying aspects of nature, beauty foods, and DIY recipes that are inherently designed to make you glow and keep you looking young. It’s amazing to realize how much goodness is [...]

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2013 Fall’s Fashion Color Report & All-Natural Beauty Picks For The Fall Season by Organic Contessa

“Just as the leaves change in autumn, the consumer will enjoy the ability to change their ‘look’ and try a new approach to their wardrobe for brisk days ahead,” said Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®. “The fall 2013 palette allows for that versatility and experimentation.” As we dive into the Autumn [...]

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An Organic Feature; Fresh Bites: ‘Good For You Lentil Salad’ by Organic Contessa

North Carolina posses a phenomenal labyrinth of organic farms and breeds an intense commitment to cultivating a stable agriculturally driven community. It’s one of the many reasons I am so proud to be from this beautiful state. Recently I was introduced to Peaceful River Farm located in Chapel Hill, NC. PRF is owned by Lee [...]

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Quotes That Capture The Beauty of Autumn: by Organic Contessa

“Beauty is an ecstasy; it is as simple as hunger.” ~ W. Somerset Maugham   This above photo of a beautiful outdoor feast is a look I have vowed to re-create some day. A copy of this picture  is happily pinned to my inspiration board. And by that I’m not referring to Pinterest, but better [...]

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Link Love Monthly; TR(EAT) Your Skin Healthy, DIY Beauty Recipes With Beauty Foods by Organic Contessa

“Beauty & Wellness begins from within” ~ Organic Contessa We are getting our hands deliciously dirty and taking our focus on “Beauty Foods” a little further this month in exploring DIY beauty recipes, to tr(eat) your skin healthy.  Mother Nature is a very wise ole’ gal and not to be underestimated, for she has provided [...]

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Make A Splash in Color This Summer; Organic Contessa’s Beauty, Fashion & Beach Essentials

I made a promise to myself this year to curtail my yearning for the “always perfect” little black ensemble of clothing for something more bright, colorful and exciting. I’d be lying to you if I said that my resolution has been anything less than stellar, BUT I am trying nonetheless and getting comfortable with expressing [...]

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Organic Feature: Fed By Threads – Setting the Standard in Eco-Conscious Fashion by Organic Contessa

  It’s been awhile since I last featured an ethical & eco-conscious fashion label, you may remember my post on dear friend and fellow eco-beauty; Natasha Gindin and her brand LAVUK. Well this week our “organic spotlight” is on a new company that has my heart all a flutter; Fed By Threads. I first learned [...]

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Benefits of The Sun & A Revolutionary Approach to Sun-Care; Coola Organics Plant UV Protection by Organic Contessa

Here comes the sun – spring has sprung and summer is just around the corner. Now is usually the time when articles and post come out on the dangers of sun exposure. As someone that loves the outdoors and yes, the sunshine, luckily I graduated years ago from being a total sun worshiper (scary moments of being drenched in [...]

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