Thursday, October 25, 2018

October- What I’m loving

October- What I’m loving

I thought I would share with you some of the items I have been enjoying for the month of  October!


I bought so many fall smelling candles from Bath and Body Works I can’t even begin to pick and choose which ones are my favorites but I do really liking Evening Hearth (can’t find on the web site), Autumn woods & Sweater Weather.

New shoes

Who doesn’t love new shoes because I know I do.  I got 2 new pairs of Champion Gusto from Payless when they had a BOGO sale. I picked the Grey jersey/ coral and Turquoise/black. In total with tax I only paid $39. Not bad for 2 pairs. I love the Turquoise pair, its such a fun color!

New phone

For the last few months now I have been wanting to upgrade my Iphone 7. Well we  finally did it! I upgraded to the new iPhone XS and picked the gold color and my husband picked out the space gray. I. LOVE. IT. The camera is awesome. Its a little odd not having a home button and keeps throwing me off but I’ll live.

Skincare & Haircare

For hair I have been reaching for Evo Salty Dog Salt Spray and Not Your Mothers Girl Powder Volumizing Hair Powder. I really like this combo together with Design.Me Hair Fab.Me which is a 18 in 1 leave in treatment. Hask Chia Seed Volumizing Dry Shampoo is a favorite dry shampoo of mine and will be buying a third bottle soon. It leaves little to none white residue when applying. Garnier Fructis Deconstructed Pixie Play has been a staple of mine for the last four years since I went pixie. It does not make your hair greasy, unless you use too much. It is a must for me.
Right now for skincare  I’m loving the aloe, herbs and rosewater facial spray from Mario Badescu. It smalls so good! I use this in the morning before I put any primer on for my makeup and after I take off all my makeup at night before I apply my moisturizer. I have been using to set my makeup too! Neutrogena Healthy Skin Glow Sheers I like on days that I don’t really want to wear makeup but want to wear a little something.

Monday, October 1, 2018

The October Blog Tag

The October Blog Tag

Normally I don’t do blog tag post but I thought this would different and fun to do here. I really should do more of these in the future.
Heres one from Jemma over at Dorkface.  I love her blog and her artwork, she is amazing!


What is your favourite colour?
Purple, teal and orange.
What did you do today?
Setting up blog posts, tweets and tailwind for the next week or so.
Where are you currently?
In our kitchen at the table.
What is your star sign?
Cake or Ice cream.
Mint chocolate chip ice cream
Frozen or Moana.
A night in or a night out.
A night in! I find social interaction is very draining.  Work especially.
Home cooked meal or takeaway.
Home cooked meal. Unless it’s the mexican restaurant near the apartment, $3 margaritas during happy hour.
Pineapple on pizza or no pineapple on pizza.
Pineapple on pizza.
Books or films.
Books are nice and you can take them everywhere.
Autumn or spring.
Autumn for the candles, sweaters and colors.
Flowers or chocolates.
Chocolates. Sea salt, caramel chocolates.
Full fat or diet coke.
Diet. But coke zero.
Phone or laptop
Right now we just updated from iPhone 7 to the new iPhone xs.
What is your current favourite TV series?
Riverdale, Supernatural and American Horror Story.
What is your favourite thing to do in October?
Decorate pumpkins, put fairy lights everywhere, indulge in Halloween treats, put up decorations, and just enjoy the change in weather.
What is your current food to crave?
Pickles and green olives. lol
Do you have any piercings or tattoos?
1 tattoo and 5 piercings.
Are you an introvert or extrovert?
I’m an introvert.
What is your all time favourite Halloween film?
Nightmare before Christmas.
Name your top 3 favourite artists/bands.
Panic At The Disco, Our Last Night & Twenty One Pilots.
Have you got any plans for Halloween?
Trick or treating with the family.
Do you have any fears?
The dark.
Do you believe in life after love?
Do you have any children? (or animals you treat as your babies).
We have two kitties, Floki and Bjorn. Named after the Tv show Vikings.
What do you want for your future?
To live comfortably and not worry about money.
Be honest, why did you start blogging?
I wanted to connect with others and share my own thoughts.
What is your biggest achievement so far?
Sticking with it longer then 6 months like in the past.
What are your ambitions with your blog?
More viewers and connecting more with others.
If there is one thing you’d like to change about your blog what would it be?
Better photographs and post more than once a week.
Have you achieved any blog goals you set out to do this year?
Yes only once so far but now I can’t seem to passed it now.
Where do you want to be in 10 years time?
Selling my art and kids.
What is your dream holiday?
On a beach somewhere.
If you had an entire day to yourself what would you do?
Work on my blog or read or video games (assassin creed games are my jam).
This was so much fun, Thanks Jemma!
I would love to see what you all have to say, leave a comment with your link!