Written by Alexa Smith Christmas is just days away—can you believe it? Where did this year go? And, if your year was anything like mine, procrastination has been real in 2018. But, not to fret! Not to worry! We’ve. Got. You. Covered...

MINDFULNESS IS A STATE. IT’S A SKILL. IT’S AN ATTITUDE. To understand our bodies intuitively, we must be open-minded and practice active listening continuously throughout our lives. Mindfulness put very simply, is awareness: non-judgmental awareness of what’s happening in the present moment, both internally and externally, with an attitude...

Eco-Conscious Beauty Brands to Liven Up This Holiday Season --Alexa Smith It’s the most wonderful time of the year…or so we say. On top of shopping, wrapping, baking, cleaning, cooking, decorating, the list goes on…how can we possibly be expected to look our holiday best and still...

Written by Alexa Smith We’ve become disconnected from fashion. As a society, we’ve digressed into a fast-paced, quantity-over-quality consumer culture, where most products are machine-made, not handmade. However, several indigenous communities around the world still embrace craftsmanship and culture in clothing and tell the stories of...

**This post contains affiliate links.  Verte Luxe only links to brands we trust. How many times have you wanted to give the perfect gift?   The gift that feels good to give, that makes the person getting that gift experience happiness when receiving it and the gift...

I have been lucky to taste Joanie and Leigh's Cakes a few times in my life and every time is a treat.  From a wedding cake to a gender reveal, to the sweetest "Oh the Places You'll Go" creation designed for a best friend's baby...

**This post contains affiliate links.  Verte Luxe only links to brands we trust. Have you ever experienced the amazing healing properties of Himalayan Salt Lamps? If not, then you should!   The negative ions that are released when the salt is heated pose many positive benefits to...