Beauty

  • Macadamia Weightless Moisture Shampoo & Conditioner

    An Ode to Macadamia Weightless Moisture Shampoo & Conditioner

    What’s your hair like? Mine is color treated, baby fine, frizzy, and flat, and it’s really hard to find products that don’t weigh it down. Any kind of volume is hard to achieve and even harder to keep, but three years ago Macadamia Professional Healing Oil Treatment made me fall in love for hair oils and serums, because it […] Read more…

  • Mia Mariu Relax Essential Oil Review & Giveaway

    Mia Mariu Relax Essential Oil Review & Giveaway

    I’ll be honest and admit that I don’t do enough physical exercise daily to crash and instantly fall asleep at night [I’m sure those days will be over as soon as we have kids though]. My secret weapon lies in a few drops of lavender oil applied to the corner of my pillowcase, so my mind […] Read more…

Subscription Boxes

  • Birchbox March 2015 Unboxing, Review, Swatches, Mirenesse Glossy Kiss, amika Bombshell Blowout Spray, Etat Libre d'Orange Like This, perfume, Whish Three Whishes Body Butter, Paula’s Choice RESIST Moisture Renewal Oil Booster, serum, skincare

    Birchbox March 2015: Creativity

    Lots of things happened in March this year: my parents stayed over for 2 weeks, we drove to NYC and walked our shoes off exploring the city for three days, then drove to Washington DC and saw a whole bunch of things there, too… It was quite an adventure! Needless to day, I got a lot […] Read more…

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    New Subscription for K-Cup Lovers – Mixcups

    Do you own a single-cup coffee brewer, like Keurig? Then you probably love the convenience of being able to make single servings of your favorite beverages without having to brew the whole pot. But how do you know which K-cups to buy, since you can’t really try them all? As it turns out, now you […] Read more…

Nails

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    Weekly Favorites #15

    Did you know that in Russia where I’m from Spring officially starts on March 1st, as in, today? Even though it will take a while for the air and the ground to warm up, there is something oddly comforting about knowing that sunny days are just around the corner. In this Weekly Favorites post I am featuring […] Read more…

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    Quick & Easy Watercolor Nail Art Idea

    Purchased Affiliate Links It’s been a while since I last did a nail post. Truth be told, my digits have been in horrible shape this winter – bendy, weak, and breaking whenever they snag on a sweater or a scarf. As I’m going through early Spring cleaning in my desktop folders, I came across several […] Read more…

Giveaways

  • Mia Mariu Relax Essential Oil Review & Giveaway

    Mia Mariu Relax Essential Oil Review & Giveaway

    I’ll be honest and admit that I don’t do enough physical exercise daily to crash and instantly fall asleep at night [I’m sure those days will be over as soon as we have kids though]. My secret weapon lies in a few drops of lavender oil applied to the corner of my pillowcase, so my mind […] Read more…

  • Gillette Venus Swirl Razor Review + Giveaway

    Let’s Welcome Gillette Venus Swirl to the Family of Fabulous Women’s Razors

    Spring is finally here! Soon I’ll be able to ditch those bulky coats and jeans for something airy and light, like dresses and skirts. Right in time for the unofficial opening of the leg-baring season Gillette released their new women’s razor – Venus Swirl. Gillette Venus Swirl is the company’s most sophisticated women’s razor yet. […] Read more…