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Comic book characters were a catalyst for imagination back in the day. When kids had nothing better to do, they’d get wrapped up in the fantastic adventures of their favorite superheroes. Today, those iconic figures have been taken to the silver screen and have...read more
Experts say when detoxing, fasting or juicing, it’s important to take in more veggies than fruits, to avoid spikes in blood sugar. This made us get creative with vegetables and we learned so much. For instance, we didn’t know you could juice a potato!...read more
We’ll admit it, we just can’t get enough of old-school vinyl records. When we play them on our record player, the scratchy sound and vibrations are completely different and nostalgic compared to digital forms of music. We’ve heard artists even today...read more
It’s as though we’ve become more light and airy since avoiding heavily processed/junk food. By eating healthier and smaller meals throughout the day, our stomachs have gotten smaller and we get full much faster. That doesn’t mean every now and then...read more
We used to always boil our artichokes and whip up some classic hollandaise sauce, but recently we’ve enjoyed baking the hearty vegetables. With a simple recipe including only a few ingredients, we’ve found we don’t even need a sauce for these tasty...read more
Since we’ve said goodbye to dairy products, we’ve learned about alternatives, like almond milk. When most people think of almond milk though, they may think of the kind seen at the grocery with flavors and preservatives. Our new favorite quick recipe literally turns…read more
Epsom salt is incredible. It’s a mineral compound that can be used in so many ways. We enjoy putting it in our hot baths to relax muscles and relieve body pains. It turns out, bathing in epsom salt also relieves bloating, lets the body absorb good minerals and...read more
We’re excited to introduce Soul’s Life Adventure, a series. Our main character is a soul named Soul and he’s about to go on an adventure called life. He has his own perspective, he does his research and he’s not afraid to question things, learn, find solutions and...read more
For our third wedding anniversary, we traveled to one of our favorite destinations in the Bahamas. Great Abaco is part of a 120-mile–long chain of islands and is a sailor’s paradise. It’s part of the northern Bahamian islands and there are so many...read more
We were blown away to come across this 1944 book of nursery tales. It was in incredible condition and makes us wonder how many children have gotten to enjoy it over the years. There’s just something wonderful about books with age. We hope this special book of...read more
Before saying “I Do” in 2010, the two of us agreed to never work nine to five jobs again. We agreed to put all of our energy into creating a successful self-owned and operated design business and we dreamed of one day having a horse in the backyard and...read more
When the two of us said “I Do” in 2010, we were not only agreeing to spend this life together, but we also decided we would change our lifestyle drastically, for intended drastic results. We got rid of all of our belongings, started a design business and...read more
About a month into meeting and dating each other in 2005, we moved to the beach and (with little money and no financial backing) began our first design business, screen-printing original graphic designs on organic tees. We spent 24 hours a day together, worked...read more
Our story begins when we were born, which happened to be at the same hospital in Dallas, Texas. Both of our families only stayed a few years in the state before moving and it took us until we were 19 and 22 years old to finally cross paths in Connecticut. Although we...read more