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Natural Beauty in a Palette

I started my blog and Youtube channel long ago to chat about beauty products, which I still love to this day, though now it leans more on the natural side. Though, let me tell you, it is hard to find natural products that hold up as well as the more commercial, popular brands. I have… Continue reading Natural Beauty in a Palette

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Makeup Collection | One Year Later

Paring down meant doing so in every aspect of my life.  Beauty products was definitely a category I needed to tackle, because at one point in my life, I was caught up by all the youtube hyped reviews and found myself buying things just to try them.  My skin didn’t take to the constant changing… Continue reading Makeup Collection | One Year Later

Beauty · Home Organization · Inspiration/Motivation · paring down · Simplify

Nail Polish Clear-Out

I love a good capsule.  Capsule wardrobe, capsule makeup collection, capsule craft kit.  So why not a capsule nail polish collection? I used to have a huge vintage stamp drawer hung up on the wall displaying my dozens of bottles of nail polish.  Having been a subscriber of a few beauty boxes, it made it… Continue reading Nail Polish Clear-Out

Accessories · Beauty · Packing Organization · travel · travel organization

Mini Travel Series | In-Flight Essentials

We all have them, our must-haves for a flight, to make ourselves comfortable, keep us entertained and fed.  Since both my flights will be night flights and just a few hours each, my in-flight essentials reflect just that.  I’m using one of my favorite organizers, the Orla Kiely for Target bag and let’s just say,… Continue reading Mini Travel Series | In-Flight Essentials

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Mini Travel Series | My Train Case

I’ve got some exciting news – I’m traveling in a week and thought it might be fun to share what I am packing with on my week-long trip to Seattle and Portland.  We’ll be visiting family, hiking, scouting out neighborhoods for future residents and staying in a Tiny House Hotel, so I’m packing as minimally… Continue reading Mini Travel Series | My Train Case

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AromaLeigh Cosmetics Ephemera Box Review

If you’re into natural makeup, chances are you’ve heard of AromaLeigh Cosmetics, an indie company that takes inspiration from literature, mythology and history to create natural, vegan mineral makeup. Lo and behold, they announced a subscription box called Ephemera, at a cost of $17.99 a month, each to feature AromaLeigh’s own quality products, as well… Continue reading AromaLeigh Cosmetics Ephemera Box Review