another collection of empties – summer 2020

I have been saving my makeup, skincare, and bodycare empties for almost two years now. While this might seem weird for some I like it for a few different ways. For one it is nice for me to see it on an environmental level. I am trying to switch to more naked products and use…

what i’ve been using lately – november 2019 empties

My bag of empties in the closet is starting to fill up again, and that means two things: It is time for another empties post It is time to examine what I am using and see if can change anything to something more sustainable Everything I use is cruelty free and while I do try…

things i’ve used lately – spring 2019 empties

as many of you know from reading many of my other posts, I really enjoy my makeup and skincare. It is an integral part of my morning and evening routines and it is something that brings me joy. It is also something that creates a lot of waste and I am working on switching some…

taking time for self care

The words self care are very popular right now and have almost become something to make fun of. It has also become something that is curated for Instagram and something that is meant to take hours which I think is detrimental to actual self care. I don’t know about you but I don’t have hours…

hobbies and minimalism

Certain things I have no issues being quite minimalist on. I only have my most favourite books, my nail polish collection is down to just a few when years ago I probably had 100, and many items I don’t need to have much of. But there is always some things that we all love, our…

going through my trash – my makeup and skincare empties

I love watching people go through their trash, specifically their makeup and skincare products. There is something so telling about seeing the products that people actually like enough to finish and whether or not they are going to repurchase them. This products are everything that I have finished since the beginning of August when I…

current makeup and skincare favourites – fall 2018

With the change in seasons and the switch to cooler weather not only do clothes change, but my makeup and skincare changes a bit too. Today I am going to go through some of my favourite products that I am currently loving. All these products are cruelty free and I have been using for a…

declutter with me: makeup and accessories

Welcome to my new series I am calling Declutter With Me. Each month I am going to take you through a different area of your home/life and declutter it. I will be sharing my tips and tricks and how to make sure that each area stays minimal and doesn’t get overwhelming. When you are starting…

being cruelty free can be hard

It was a year ago that I decided to stop putting it off and start only buying cruelty free makeup. My choice to include skin and hair care in that followed within the month and in the months following we also made the choice to start buying cruelty free and ethical home and cleaning supplies….

making my own cotton rounds

I have made some major life and outlook changes in my life the past few months and many of these are surrounding the waste that I produce and how much of the world’s resources that I use on a daily basis. This change came from a lot of things but in many ways, it came…