December 2013

Month Archives

Lifeless Curls: My DIY Fix

Happy Friday Coconuts! We hope everyone is having a fantastic Holiday season! As you may have noticed, we have concluded our Favorite Ingredient Friday series. With a new year approaching, Brown & Coconut is saying: “Out with the old and in with the new!” We will no longer limit our fantastic recipes to just Friday’s, […]

Beauty Find: Rosehip Oil

Once again, Brown & Coconut was on the look out for another fabulous natural product that will do wonders for the body without breaking the bank or be chalk full of chemicals (yuck!). So word on the natural streets (yes, I know that’s not a real phrase but we can make it one?…) is one […]

Scrumptious Gingerbread Men Cookies

Gingerbread men are the ultimate holiday cookie. With their sweet, spicy flavor, gingerbread cookies are hard to resist. The sweet aroma will fill your home with the comforting scent of the holidays. Not only are they scrumptious, but these gingerbread men are the perfect holiday gift for friends, neighbors or even just for you! This […]

Shampoo Bars!

So, I have heard the words shampoo bar being thrown around on many natural hair care forums, but never gave it much thought until Zeena and I were browsing a local naturally based food & body care shop. Of course when we entered the shop, we B-lined it for the hair-care section like the true […]

DIY Holiday Bow

With the holidays right around the corner, now could not be a more perfect time to start wrapping those fabulous gifts for your loved ones. The perfect addition to any gift is the ever-so-appealing bow that’s placed smack-dab in the middle. Bows just make a gift scream “Open me!”. Well, before you head out to […]

DIY Fix for Broken Nails

Wait! Before you do something irrational, let’s talk about this… I know how you must feel but there is a way we can fix this! One broken nail doesn’t have to be the end to your nail growing success! So, before you take out those nail clippers to clip, clip away, hear me out. One […]

Oh, the Weather Outside is Frightful!…

…but the humidifier’s so delightful!   If you’ve ever lived in a cold/dry climate you certainly know how harsh winter-like weather or dry climates can be on our bodies inside and out. Whether it be a region that is always cold and dry, or a region that experiences winter seasonally, when that chill hits, you […]

Go Meatless on Mondays!

You may have heard of the phrase “Meatless Mondays“, a statement which basically speaks for itself. Once a week you and/or family eat vegetarian for the whole day or just for dinner. This is a fantastic trend that is really catching on to other catchy health conscious phrases and behaviors like “Fish Fridays” or “Workout […]