Have a drink with your blooms for the ultimate plant-lady self care

May 29, 2019 at 04:00AM by CWC Calling all dedicated, multitasking plant parents! Ever wonder how to incorporate your own self care into your routine for caring for your blooms? (Because anyone with a fauna family to call their own knows it can be a time-consuming effort.) It’s certainly possible, and the latest recent episode … Continue reading Have a drink with your blooms for the ultimate plant-lady self care

The best Aperol-inspired beach apparel and accessories to match your favorite drink

May 27, 2019 at 12:00PM by CWC Earlier this month, after a scathing New York Times story suggested that an Aperol spritz “drinks like a Capri Sun after soccer practice on a hot day—and not in a good way,” the internet lost it. The photogenic alcoholic beverage is a huge hit (for good reason!), and … Continue reading The best Aperol-inspired beach apparel and accessories to match your favorite drink

Trader Joe’s new sparkling ACV drink lets you reap the benefits *without* the sour taste

May 24, 2019 at 09:08AM by CWC I vividly remember the first time I tried taking a shot of apple cider vinegar in my quest to be super healthy. (Keyword: Tried.) I spit it out into the sink, wondering why I expected sour vinegar to go down smoothly. I’ve yet to give ACV another chance, … Continue reading Trader Joe’s new sparkling ACV drink lets you reap the benefits *without* the sour taste

Is it just me or do I get way more sunburned when I’m drinking?

May 21, 2019 at 12:30PM by CWC It’s now legitimately hot outside and the sun is shining. This means that two things are a must: wearing extra sunscreen to protect skin, and drinking alcohol al fresco (in moderation, of course). But then I heard murmurs that the two have a combative relationship, and a light … Continue reading Is it just me or do I get way more sunburned when I’m drinking?

The gut-friendly ice cream drink that will float your boat all summer long

May 17, 2019 at 07:42AM by CWC https://content.jwplatform.com/players/vCLpBBnL-05dicDBi.js Who says you have to give up your childhood favorite foods when you get your driver’s license? With grown-up versions of mac-and-cheese, Doritos, and raw cookie dough, you can get your kids’ menu fix with an upgrade in nutritional value. And now, this dairy-free kombucha float recipe created by The Natural Nurturer … Continue reading The gut-friendly ice cream drink that will float your boat all summer long

Oolong tea is the stress-reducing drink you didn’t know you needed

May 14, 2019 at 10:56AM by CWC If black tea and green tea had a baby, it would be a little like oolong tea. Slightly grassy with a hint of sweetness, oolong is a bit harder to track down than its cousins Earl Grey, matcha, or English breakfast, but it’s definitely worth going out of … Continue reading Oolong tea is the stress-reducing drink you didn’t know you needed

6 low-sugar electrolyte drinks for fast rehydration after everyday workouts

April 26, 2019 at 11:09AM by CWC The first time I was made aware of electrolyte drinks, I was a kid and my parents were pushing Gatorade on me after soccer practice. These days, the neon beverage is still handed out on the sidelines of marathons and plenty of special waters are branded with “extra … Continue reading 6 low-sugar electrolyte drinks for fast rehydration after everyday workouts

A pee-tracking app was the golden ticket that convinced me to drink more water

April 16, 2019 at 07:00AM by CWC If there’s one thing I’ve learned in the four years I’ve spent writing for Well+Good, it’s that drinking water is mad important—maybe even the most important thing you can do for your health. CBD oil and adaptogens are cool and all, but unlike water, they’re generally not essential … Continue reading A pee-tracking app was the golden ticket that convinced me to drink more water

Cactus juice is the desert’s ultimate natural refreshment—here’s how to drink it

April 15, 2019 at 08:43AM by CWC I’m somewhat of a cactus hoarder. I have all different kinds, of all shapes and sizes, scattered throughout my apartment. (Some of them even have names, like four-foot tall Prickles.) Despite my love of the desert plant, it’s never occurred to me that their benefits expand far beyond … Continue reading Cactus juice is the desert’s ultimate natural refreshment—here’s how to drink it

This ACV-spiked drink keeps a Peloton master trainer energized all day

April 10, 2019 at 01:00PM by CWC As someone who works out regularly, I try my best to be a good healthy person and hydrate properly. So I’m constantly lugging my trusty water bottle around and refilling it (and consequentially, peeing) like it’s my job. But I’m also a human—which means that I sometimes get … Continue reading This ACV-spiked drink keeps a Peloton master trainer energized all day

Attention: Ready-to-drink oat milk lattes are coming to a grocery store near you

March 14, 2019 at 12:54PM by CWC It’s hard to believe that just a year ago, finding a cafe that served oat milk was a rarity. Now, it’s totally commonplace. Baristas love oat milk because it froths better than almond or soy, which is crucial for creating that perfect foamy texture. And consumers like it … Continue reading Attention: Ready-to-drink oat milk lattes are coming to a grocery store near you

You definitely don’t want to drink “worm tea,” but your houseplants will love it

March 11, 2019 at 11:31AM by CWC When I first overheard my colleagues discussing the benefits of “worm tea,” I nearly gagged. The idea of sipping on a warm cup of slimy invertebrates gave me the creeps, I don’t care how healthy it is. But unlike chamomile or hibiscus varieties (and much to my relief), … Continue reading You definitely don’t want to drink “worm tea,” but your houseplants will love it