Category Archive: Reviews

Beauty Myths: Detoxing

Google “Detox Diet” and you’ll be given nearly 6 million results. Search “Detox” on Pinterest and you’ll have endless recipes for detoxifying waters, fruits, nuts, lists of foods to never eat, tips on… Continue reading

{Review} Revlon Top Speed #320 “Jaded”

A few months ago I got a pedicure in a fresh, minty green Essie polish that I’ve been wanting to pick up ever since. On my birthday I stopped by CVS hoping to… Continue reading

Review: ModCloth “Out On the Deck” Cardigan

So, I messed up. Not bad, but… Yeah, I messed up. I received a ModCloth gift certificate for Christmas and then started going crazy trying to figure out what I wanted to get.… Continue reading

Yet Another End of Year Round-Up

Hi again… I am a little sad I stopped updating but a little amused that my last post I even talked about how I was bad at updating, ha! Truth is I’ve been… Continue reading

2014 in Review!

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,000 times in 2014.… Continue reading

Shopping Local: Spa Tech, Westbrook Maine

Growing up manicures weren’t a part of my life. I was aware of what they were but in my mind they were something you did when you got married or if you were… Continue reading

{Review} Soak Wash

During my trip to Etain in Portland I impulse bought a bottle of Soak Wash, a hand washing laundry detergent that is rinse free. Up til then I’d been using Woolite, which requires… Continue reading

Pintested: Pony-Tail Curls

Just about every time Iā€™m on Pinterest I see a pin that shows how to curl your hair by putting it into a high ponytail first, and I decided to try it out!

Shopping Local: Etain Boutique, Portland Maine

Let’s talk about bras! I’ve struggled with bras for years, ever since I grew out of the standard size range of 34C that I could fit into during high school and the beginning… Continue reading

{Review} Sephora Collection Smart Liner

Back in 2007 I went to Target and bought my first ever liquid eye liner. I’ve loved it and used it a lot once I got the hang of doing a little cat-eye… Continue reading