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About Crystal Collins

I'm a former sweet-tooth turned health-nut. After a difficult loss of a first pregnancy and having a second child with a heart condition, I became obsessed with health and wellness. I revamped our entire family's lifestyle, dropped seven pant sizes, and created a website where I could share our story and help support people wanting to make small changes day by day in order to live well. I also support my family by the work that I do here through advertising content, affiliates, and partnership/consultant links within content. When you click and/or order, it puts food on our table. Thanks for all your support, and may you live well and thrive!

Here’s Why Everyone NEEDS to do Juice Cleansing

I have many people ask me why a juice cleanse is important. These days our bodies are so completely toxic not only from the foods that we eat, but also from things like our environment and the products that we use on our bodies. It's not just enough to make smoothies, or do a Meatless [...]

By | 2016-02-01T20:10:11+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Juicing|0 Comments

I DARE You to Drink This for 3 Days, and Tell Me What Happens to the Scale…

Earlier this evening I posted this picture onto social media and challenged my friends to try the drink for 3 days and see what happens. The photo blew up with people wanting to accept my challenge, and the questions came pouring in like crazy. So in order to simplify, I'm turning this into a blog [...]

By | 2016-06-06T11:10:41+00:00 January 29th, 2016|Health and Wellness, Juicing|267 Comments

What I Learned From Being Vegan For A Year

Last year I announced to the world that I was going vegan. I had a lot of trepidations, but also a lot of excitement for finally doing something I had been wanting to for years. I had questions and concerns... How hard would it be? What would I eat? Would people accept and support me? [...]

This completely broke my heart

I just wanted to take a quick moment on this day to say how grateful I am for you. I would not be where I am today if it weren't for you. Over the years, I have grown both spiritually and mentally. It is through the journey I have shared online, that all of this [...]

Black Friday/Cyber Monday Deal on Essential Oils Starter Kit

It's the holiday season (do do do do do - singing in my head), and to celebrate I'm sharing my love of essential oils. Our home has been so healthy this Winter, and this is thanks to essential oils. Having high-quality oils in our lives has changed us for the better! I did an unboxing [...]

By | 2015-11-30T10:55:54+00:00 November 24th, 2015|Natural Products, Organic and Green Living|4 Comments

Candy Cane Smoothie Recipe

Ok, let's talk seriously now. This candy cane smoothie recipe is by far one of the most fantastic things I have ever made in my blender. I don't know how else to tell you all how awesome this is other than to tell you that YOU MUST MAKE THIS. There. That is all. This candy [...]

By | 2015-11-24T14:16:00+00:00 November 24th, 2015|Holiday Smoothie Recipes, Juicing|1 Comment

The #1 Oil for Healthy Skin + Glowing Skin Recipe

Many of you have asked about my skin care routine, and which oils are best for the skin. My #1 go-to oil for the skin is Frankincense! It makes for smooth, glowing skin and I don't go a day without it! The #1 thing I hear all the time is comments about how good my [...]

By | 2015-11-20T10:48:55+00:00 November 20th, 2015|Natural Products, Organic and Green Living|1 Comment

The One BIG Thing You Need To Know Before Doing Your Holiday Shopping

You may not know this, but almost every action you take online makes someone money. There. I said it. It's time we all realize exactly what happens in the online world, so that we can make better decisions with both our actions and our finances. When you load up Facebook in the morning, they make [...]

By | 2016-11-14T11:28:49+00:00 November 9th, 2015|Arts and Entertainment, Finance, Frugal Living|4 Comments
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