If you’ve read any of my previous posts, you probably know I like to make a lot of the things I use regularly: makeup, body scrubs, face masks, deodorant, produce bags. There’s something intensely appealing about being able to create the things you need yourself. Keeping things clean is also important to me. But … Read moreDIY Files: Get your clean on
Over the past few years, I’ve been dipping my toes into DIY culture. So far I’ve embraced backyard and container gardening, tried my hand at sewing (which I love — but boy, do I need A LOT of practice), and dabbled with homemade balms, scrubs, and lotions. One of the many things that really speak to … Read moreDIY Files: Homemade Cosmetics
I want to embrace my natural colour, but acceptance comes in stages About four years ago, I unlocked an achievement level that very few women in their 40s manage: I grew out my grey hair. And I did it cold turkey — no “in between” highlights to get me through the transition. Instead, I just waited. And waited. … Read moreDoes going green mean going grey?