A New Site!

Hi Everyone! As you may have noticed, I have not posted on the page in a looonnnggg time.  I have been busy building a fresh new website to operate from.  Please come on by http://www.JessiHaggerty.com and enjoy some insight and inspiration!  My first post is a video about taking vitamins/minerals through supplements.  Check it out! … Continue reading

Is Organic More Nutritious?

Many of you might have read the somewhat recent Harvard University study concluding that organic foods are no more nutritious than non-organic, or conventional foods.  Unfortunately, this study failed to point out the many other reasons that people might choose organic over conventionally produces or raised foods. First let’s take a look at the definition … Continue reading

Intro to Juice Cleansing

Happy Almost Summer!  This is about the time of year when we start to get a little more hard on ourselves, in terms of physical appearance (generally speaking).  And I know a lot of people who go through some drastic measures to feel confident in a bathing suit, most common is the ever-so-popular, Juice Cleanse.  … Continue reading

The Buzz: Urban Agriculture Initiative in Somerville, MA

For anybody living in an urban area, you are probably well aware that there is little free space to be growing your own fruits and vegetables, let alone raise chickens or partake in beekeeping.  Well luckily, here where I live in Somerville, MA, Mayor Curtatone has formulated an Urban Agriculture Initiative, which allows (and encourages) … Continue reading

Healthy Holidays: Thanksgiving

I’m sure you’re all getting a little crazy now… ya know with all of you holiday shopping for that big food-centric holiday coming up.  I know because not only am I getting ready for it too, I’ve been right in the thick of it at Whole Foods.  This past week I’ve been dreaming about turkeys, … Continue reading

Sustainability in the Closet

A few weeks ago, one of my most fashion-forward friends (and the logo designer of Just Bee) and I were talking about our favorite ways to find a good clothing bargain, without skimping on quality.  We both agreed one of our favorite stores was Buffalo Exchange, a second hand store where you can buy, sell, … Continue reading