Update: Unexpected Haulage – 3 Weeks Later

I've seen this type of post on a couple of YouTube channels and thought it was a great idea, so here I go. Three weeks after my Unexpected Haulage, here's how the products I purchased are faring, and my thoughts on them. (Fair warning: this is fairly long for an update post.) Herb Day 365 … Continue reading Update: Unexpected Haulage – 3 Weeks Later


Empties #1 – March 2017

Here we go! I managed to use up a bunch of stuff recently (mostly skincare and samples), so here's my trash!! I noticed as I was photographing the products, that I have a lot of First Aid Beauty in here. I think I can accurately label FAB as the gateway drug of skincare. Fist Aid … Continue reading Empties #1 – March 2017

Products to use up in 2017 – Intro

One of the things I wanted to focus on this year, was fully using up products I already own, rather than trashing them when they went bad. I also have several favourite products that fell by the wayside when I moved on to a new one, but are still only half-empty. So, instead of doing … Continue reading Products to use up in 2017 – Intro


Unexpected Haulage

So, I made a spur of the moment trip to the Rideau Centre, and came back with a bag full of loot. I don't know why I'm surprised. I hit Shoppers, The Face Shop and MAC, but managed to avoid Sephora. See, I do have some will power! (Not a lot, but some...) Here's how … Continue reading Unexpected Haulage


Surprise Favourites – Products I didn’t think I would love

    We've all done it - we see a product on the shelf and think 'eh, why not' and add it to your basket, figuring you've just wasted your money. Then you get home, eventually try it, and go 'YES!!!!! THIS IS THE BEST THING EVER!'. (Or maybe you're more restrained than I am. … Continue reading Surprise Favourites – Products I didn’t think I would love