Empties & Tosses: July – October 2015

Empties & Tosses: July - October 2015

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I can’t even remember the last time I wrote an empties post…according to my archives it was in December of last year. Almost a year ago! I stopped collecting my empty products for half a year and started again when I did a big purge of my makeup in July. I think it had something to do with not feeling like I could quite let go of some of the makeup. 😉 Continue reading

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Going Purple with Splat Hair Dye

Going Purple with Splat Hair Dye

Going Purple with Splat Hair Dye

This post contains products that were sent to me for my consideration. Go here for my disclosure policy.

Late Saturday night I finally took the plunge.

I’ve had a box of Lusty Lavender Splat Hair Dye sitting in my apartment for probably around a month now, mocking me for being too chicken to use it. First, my excuse was I need a hair cut, there’s no point. And then it became What if I have a reaction? I should test it first and I don’t have time. But finally I seized the box, put on some grungy clothes and went purple. Continue reading

Arbonne Intelligence Lip Treatment

Arbonne Intelligence Lip Treatment

Arbonne Intelligence Lip Treatment

This post contains products that were sent to me for my consideration. Go here for my disclosure policy.

When I first heard about the Arbonne Intelligence Lip Treatment ($46), I thought it had to be too good to be true. It not only claims to moisturize lips, but reduce the look of fine lines and plump the lips. Arbonne suggests wearing it alone as a balm or as a primer for underneath lipstick, so I was really excited to see what it could do. Continue reading

Covergirl Full Lash Bloom Mascara

Covergirl Full Lash Bloom Mascara

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For some reason, Covergirl has just never spoken to me in a way that said I just had to buy one of their mascaras. But when I had the opportunity to review the Full Lash Bloom mascara, I was intrigued and a little bit excited to give it a shot. Continue reading

Adopting a Pet: Korra’s Adoption Story

Warning: this post contains gushing about my cat.

If you follow me on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram you’ll know that I’m pretty obsessed with Korra, my four year old tabby. My husband and I adopted her only a few months after we moved to Halifax after humming and hawing for weeks. We knew that it was going to cost us more money than we wanted, but we had been desperate to adopt a cat since we moved in together. It was inevitable, really.

Adopting a Pet: Korra's Adoption Story

Adopting a Pet: Korra’s Adoption Story

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Guest Post on Just J

Hey everyone! Sorry it’s been a little quiet around these parts lately. If you follow me on Facebook or Twitter you might have seen that my camera is out of commission, which makes blogging a bit difficult. I’m hoping to get it back in working order soon, but in the mean time I’ve got a guest post over on Just J that you can go check out!

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I’m sharing a few of my favourite Canadian Bloggers over on Jordana’s blog while she’s away on her honeymoon, so be sure to go give her some love!