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…

creating things – DIY with me part 2

Last year I shared some of the things that I was DIY-ing in the bathroom such as liquid soap, scented bath salts, and bubble bath which you can read about in my post here. Today I am sharing some more DIY’s that I have been using. The sea salt spray I have been using for…

my isolation skincare routine

I originally was planning on doing a new makeup routine post this month, and then I (like most of the world) stopped going outside, and as such also stopped wearing makeup. What hasn’t stopped however, is my skincare routine. Having time each morning and evening to spend a bit of time on my skincare has…

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…

my current skincare routine – spring 2019

I really enjoy taking care of my skin and like spending a few minutes in the bathroom at the beginning and end of every day to make that happen. Over the years I have tried a variety of products and I have just recently changed up many of the products that I am using and…

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…

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….