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My Favorite Things – The Art of Healthy Living

One of the biggest problems I have as both a musician and artist is suffering from extremely dry skin on my hands.  Besides the obvious – it’s winter and the humidity has been extremely low – my hands tend to get very cracked and dry because I have to wash them so frequently. (I need clean, non-greasy hands to play my instrument AND to create my whimsical illustrations and cartoons.)  Unfortunately, most “non-greasy” moisturizers leave my hands feeling still too oily when it comes to picking up the viola or working with a clean sheet of paper. That said, after reviewing this short hyperlapse video on my Instagram account a few days ago, I was rather shocked with how old, crepe-y and ugly my hands looked.  So I ran out to Sephora today to pick up a few of my old favorites by First Aid Beauty.  The FAB product line is all-natural and is formulated without parabens, phthalates, sulfates, or artificial fragrances. I intended to just get the face wash and moisturizer, but decided to …

My Favorite Things – Variety is the Spice of Life

My Favorite Things – Variety is the Spice of Life
(Especially when you get to exchange playing a fun show on Broadway for a night of classical “rock and roll” at the ballet!)

My Favorite Things – Tis the Season

My Favorite Things – Tis the Season…where “Every moment of light and dark is a miracle.”
(Walt Whitman)