beauty

Drugstore Beauty: Home Spa Night.

One of the biggest reader requests I get via your emails is for more affordable natural beauty products.  And I get it… some of the products I feature in these parts can get a bit expensive. Taking great care of my skin is very important to me and over the past year I’ve gotten a bit obsessive over what I put in my body… and on it. Luckily for us, the drugstores are catching on and are starting to carry a pretty great selection of natural beauty products…

Drunk Elephant.

When it comes to my skincare routine, I am very fussy. It needs to be 100% natural and non-toxic, and it needs to work. For that reason, I am a die-hard Tata Harper fan… but we’ve already been over that. I have tried 1,000,001 other products and with a few exceptions (Om Aroma & Co.) most brands fall short. Recently, I learned about a new-to-Sephora brand, Drunk Elephant and I was intrigued. I loved the packaging and the name, but when I found out that it was all-natural, I had to get my hands on it…

Winter Beauty Routine.


(Belated) Beauty Edit.

So… this was technically December’s beauty edit but life got in the way in December and I gave myself a little bit of time off and I’m just getting around to sharing my December faves now. Sorry about that! Lots of good products in this month’s edit though… you’re going …

Winter (Skin) Blues.

This time last year, the country (well, part of it) was taken over by something we’d all love to forget: The Polar Vortex. Ooph. What a winter it was. The winter where I actually swapped out iced coffee for hot (I don’t usually do this) because I could no longer feel my fingers, …

Tata Harper Holiday.

As you probably know from reading this blog, I’m a bit of a die-hard Tata Harper fan. Her products are just the absolute best. 100% natural and non-toxic, and incredibly high performing. (If you are new to these parts, definitely check out my interview with Tata, and any of these …