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Looking for healthier cooking equipment, ingredients, or non-toxic beauty products? Here’s where you can find my favorite stuff.

I’ve been using many of the products below in my own home for years, so I hope you’ll enjoy them, too. Please note that many of the links below are affiliate links, so I will receive a small commission if you make a purchase. This doesn’t affect the price you pay at all, but it does help to offset the costs of running this website. Thanks for your support!

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Kitchen Tools

Cusinart Food Processor

This is the food processor that you see in my cooking videos and photos.

Vitamix Blender

Of all the high-speed blenders out there, Vitamix is still my very favorite.

Breville Juice Fountain

This juicer produces high-quality fresh juice and is fast to clean!

Instant Pot

This electric pressure cooker is a huge time saver!

All-Clad Classic Waffle Maker

This makes classic 1/2-inch thick waffle, so they’ll fit in your toaster for reheating.

Old-Fashioned Waffle Iron

A great alternative if you want to completely avoid non-stick coatings.

Inspiralizer

This is how I make “noodles” out of my favorite vegetables!

Stainless Peeler & Julienne Slicer

The perfect vegetable peeler. So sturdy and sharp!

Mandoline Slicer

Great for making veggie lasagna “noodles” and veggie roll-ups.

Cuisinart Mini Food Chopper

I use this for making dips and sauces.

Krups Coffee Grinder

Perfect for grinding chia seeds and grains for flour.

Salad Shooter

I use this to shred veggies fast for salad toppings.

Ninja Duo with Auto-IQ

A more affordable high-speed blender, personal-sized.

Le Creuset 5.5 QT Dutch Oven

My go-to non-toxic soup & stew pot.

Le Creuset 3.75 QT Braiser

I use this every single day. My favorite pan.

Tall Storage Glasses With Lids

Perfect for storing dressings, smoothes, and more.

Short Storage Glasses With Lids

Perfect for storing leftovers, and small batches of dressing.

Set of 3 Glass Storage Containers

I use these to store pre-chopped salad toppings.

11-Cup Salad Glass Storage Container

I use these to store chopped lettuce and make-ahead meals.

Pantry

Coconut Flour

My favorite grain-free & nut-free flour.

Organic Blanched Almond Flour

Great for making almond flour sugar cookies!

Coconut Oil

My go-to cooking oil.

Coconut Sugar

My favorite granulated sweetener, loaded with minerals.

Healthworks Raw Organic Cacao Powder

With more nutrients that cocoa powder, I use this in smoothies and no-bake desserts.

Nutiva Organic Chia Seeds

A great source of Omega-3 fatty acids, I add this to my smoothies daily.

Nutiva Organic Hemp Hearts

One of my favorite sources of plant-based complete protein. Perfect for smoothies and salads.

Pure Hawaiian Spirulina

A great supplement for smoothies, loaded with iron.

Nutritional Yeast

Great for adding a “cheesy” flavor to dairy-free & vegan recipes.

Vital Proteins Collagen Peptides

A protein supplement thought to help improve skin elasticity.

Gluten-Free Oat Flour

One of my favorite affordable gluten-free flours.

Real Salt Fine Pink Sea Salt

This is the mineral-rich salt I use in all of my recipes.

Books

Everyday Detox

My first cookbook, complete with an Eating Guide, Meal Plan, Shopping List, and Properly Combined Entertaining Menus.

No Excuses Detox

My second cookbook, loaded with fast and affordable meals. Includes a budget-friendly meal plan, speedy meal plan, and beginner meal plan.

Breaking the Vicious Cycle

Great read for those looking to heal digestive issues, candida, and those looking for grain-free guidance.

How Not To Die

This research-driven book addresses the best diet for different health conditions.

Crazy Sexy Kitchen

A great vegan recipe book for those looking for more plant-based ideas.

The Blender Girl

A beautiful vegan cookbook to use with your blender.

Taking Charge of Your Fertility

An important resource for women, particularly before trying to get pregnant.

In Defense of Food

Perfect for those new to healthy eating, this book will make you want to eat real food.

Against All Grain: Celebrations

A great collection of gluten-free and grain-free recipes for the holidays!

Green For Life

This book will make you want to drink green smoothies every day.

Fitness

Physique 57 Classic 57 Minute Workout

A low-impact, ultra-effective workout you can do at home.

Physique 57 30 Minute Full Body Workout

An effective workout in just 30 minutes, that will still give you results.

Physique 57 Ball

This is the ball I use for my at-home Physique 57 workouts.

Ballet Beautiful Body Blast

I love these “Blast” workouts when I only have 15 minutes to spare!

Foam Roller

Great for muscle recovery and healthy circulation.

Hand Weights

A workout essential– perfect for more than one person in the home.

JumpSport Mini Trampoline

Rebounding is thought to help reduce the appearance of cellulite and increase circulation.

Sunlighten Far Infrared Sauna

A splurge-worthy investment, I think this infrared sauna is the BEST brand available.

Beauty

Tint Skin Foundation

This is my favorite full-coverage foundation.

Eye Shadow Duo

This is my go-to eye shadow, made with cleaner ingredients.

Waterproof Eye Pencil

My favorite eye-liner, made with sunflower oil.

Moisturizing Lip Gloss

Goes on smoothly with no stickiness. (I love the Peony color!)

Smooth & Control Shampoo

Sulfate-free with a light lather, this shampoo provides great frizz-control.

Smooth & Control Conditioner

Made with shea butter to help detangle and smooth hair.

Charcoal Cleansing Bar

Cleans your skin without drying it out!

Leave-In Conditioner

A great detangler when I brush my hair after showering.

Morocco Method Shampoo

Shampoo made with all-natural ingredients, with no harsh chemicals or synthetic fragrances.

Schmidt's Deodorant

An effective natural deodorant that smells great!

Seaweed Bath Co. Body Lotion

My favorite non-toxic body cream.

Wet Brush

Perfect for detangling hair after showering.

RMS Beauty Un-Cover Up

This adds a nice “glow” to your skin, using non-toxic ingredients.

Tata Harper Regenerating Facial Cleanser

My favorite facial cleanser, it smells like citrus and gently exfoliates.

Salt Toothpaste

I don’t like sweet toothpastes, so this one is my go-to.

Blue Lizard Sunscreen

This sunscreen gets the best low-hazard rating on EWG’s database.

Seaweed Bath Co. Night Cream

I use this “night cream” as a day cream for extra moisture when my skin feels dry.

Mom & Baby

Prenatal Vitamins

This is the food-based prenatal vitamin I took for both of my pregnancies.

GroVia Diaper Covers

One of my favorite cloth diapering shells!

Prince Lionheart Wipe Warmer

Perfect for storing warm cloth baby wipes.

Bamboo Baby Cloth Wipes

I used these as reusable baby wipes.

Pure Encapsulations Magnesium

I love that this brand has no added fillers. Magnesium is thought to help with muscle cramps, headaches, and constipation.

Raw Aloe Juice

Raw aloe is thought to soothe your digestion and prevent constipation.

Ergobaby Carrier

I use this baby carrier daily, especially for 3 months and older.

65" Exercise Ball

Perfect chair for pregnant moms, or anyone who has to sit at a desk.

My Breast Friend Deluxe Nursing Pillow (perfect for newborns)

The best nursing pillow for first-time moms! Great back support and baby support.

Luna Lullaby Nursing Pillow (my favorite for toddlers!)

I use this nursing pillow for older babies, 6 months and up.

Reusable Wool Nursing Pads

The perfect reusable nursing pad, these are comfy and stand up to leaks well.

Baby K'Tan Wrap

I use this carrier for brand-new babies, under 4 months old.

4Moms Breeze Playard

This doubled as our diaper changing table and pack-and-play. Super easy to fold up!

Vitamin D3 Infant Drops

This vitamin D supplement can be applied to the nipple for breastfeeding babies.

Stainless Divided Plate

Perfect non-toxic dish for kids!

Squeasy Snacker Pouch

Hands-down the best smoothie pouch I’ve ever owned. (And I’ve tried many!)

 

Funtainer Straw Stainless Water Bottle

My favorite straw cup for babies and toddlers. (We skip sippy cups and use straws instead.)

Baby Babble Speech Enhancing DVD

Developed by speech pathologists, this DVD teaches you helpful tricks for language development.

Baby Signing Time

Sign language helps reduce communication frustration with your child. Babies can often sign before they talk!

OK to Wake Clock

This clock encourages children to stay in bed until morning– a huge life saver for parents!