Welcome!

I’m Brittany and I’m so glad you are here! Wanting the best for my children, I started on this journey of becoming green and crunchy. I now realize that not only do they need a safe home but that I do also. Curious about why this blog is named: The Pistachio Project? My husband came up with it… pistachios are green and they are crunchy… thus a great name for a blog that focuses on all things green and crunchy!

Going Natural

Month by Month

Learn how to go natural without getting overwhelmed! With this guide, you’ll make the switch to a natural lifestyle month by month.

Pumpkin Spice Face Mask

Pumpkin Spice Face Mask

I know, I know... pumpkin spice is everywhere, do we really need another pumpkin spice anything? Yes, yes we do! However, this time we'll move away from the edible versions of pumpkin spice and instead we are going to play around with how it benefits the skin in this...

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Flu Fighting Popsicles

Flu Fighting Popsicles

It's rare that my family comes down with the flu. I attribute that greatly thanks to us taking elderberry syrup during flu season. However, we were not so lucky recently. My youngest got it first and we were thinking it might just be a fluke thing. She seemed pretty...

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What is a Himalayan Salt Lamp

What is a Himalayan Salt Lamp

If you are wondering just what is a himalayan salt lamp then you've come to the right place! I've heard about himalayan salt lamps for awhile now. They always seems a bit too "out there" for me but then I use amber teething necklaces so I was probably a bit...

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Healthy Pumpkin Pie

Healthy Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin pie, it's hardly on the list of healthy foods right? Usually it's full of sugar. Not that we can't indulge every now and then... but what if I told you that you could have your pumpkin pie without feeling like you cheated your healthy way of eating? That's...

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Lemon Thyme Tea

Lemon Thyme Tea

Are you suffering from a cold, congestion, or bronchitis? This tea can help ease the congestion and quite those coughs. Recently, everyone in my family came down with a cold. The good old standard cold, with post-nasal drip, congestion, really annoying cough... You...

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Pumpkin Spice Smoothie

Pumpkin Spice Smoothie

Fall is in the air and with that comes all things pumpkin! Smoothies are no exception to this rule. Yes, the weather is getting cooler but we can still enjoy a smoothie, especially when it's a nice Pumpkin Spice Smoothie! The nice thing about this smoothie is you are...

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