Sharing Memories

Sharing Memories

One of my favourite things to do is to chat with my grandparents over the phone. They often wish they could see what I am talking about, as my grandparents do not have cell phones and live far away. This makes sharing pictures with them a little more difficult than we are used to. Therefore, [...]

Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning

Since I have several autoimmune diseases, I am always looking for ways to help boost my immune system, especially during spring time. Every morning I have a large glass of warm water with lemon juice. This helps improve my health, however the used lemons were also filling up my compost at an alarming rate. I [...]

DIY Makeup Repair

DIY Makeup Repair

Eyeshadows, blushes, bronzers, or any type of pressed powders are usually prone to breaking quite easily. I did not want to throw away this eyeshadow and waste it, so I decided to repair it instead. This is an easy and cheap DIY quick fix for broken pressed powders! grab your broken pressed powder and put [...]

DIY Solid Perfume

DIY Solid Perfume

Hello everyone! I recently did some research on how toxic perfume and synthetic fragrances are. I was surprised to learn that perfume includes carcinogenic chemicals, neurotoxins, respiratory irritants, solvents, aldehydes, hundreds of untested and unregulated petro-chemicals, phthalates (hormone disrupters), and narcotics, to name a few. Long story short, I am no longer using perfume or any [...]

DIY Upcycled Candle

DIY Upcycled Candle

I love candles, lately my favourite kind of candle has been locally sourced and created pure beeswax candles. Pure beeswax candles actually release negative ions into the air which can help to purify the air in your home. I also really love that most of the time, pure beeswax candles do not have any packaging [...]