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Cruelty Free Cosmetics

Cruelty Free Cosmetics

Happy Monday peeps!  I had a fantastic weekend here in Chicago, the weather was beautiful and I was able to get all my plants in the ground.  I will post some pictures once they start take off, but this year I planted tomatoes, peppers, radishes, corn, and every kind of garden herb there is.  I … Continue reading

Putting on the Spritz

Putting on the Spritz

Can I bend your ear a bit about facial sprays? Some brands call them spritzers or micro fine mists but whatever they are called I have tried an embarrassing amount of them.  Working in a dry office environment is really hard on the skin and usually by 3 pm I’m looking and feeling a little … Continue reading

It’s Spring, yea!

It’s Spring, yea!

Pardon me for stating the obvious, but spring is finally here in the Midwest and it’s such a pleasure (and relief) to see things starting to bloom.   My son brought these daffodils in from the yard tonight and the there is something about the bright yellow that just really makes me happy.  Plus I stepped … Continue reading

Puffy

Puffy

I ran into my neighbor at the train station the other morning and she said “ugh, don’t look at me, I ate a bunch of snacks last night and and now I’m all puffy”  Me:  “I feel your pain sister”. Between the salty snacks and all the carboliscous treats thrust upon us in Winter, tis the season for … Continue reading

March Birchbox

March Birchbox

I got my March Birchbox last night, and they absolutely killed it this month.  With these subscriptions boxes it’s a little bit of a pig in a poke.  Not every month is winner but I loved everything in this month’s box. I’ve been a subscriber since 2011 and have been consistently happy with Birchbox.  Subscription … Continue reading