Review: BareMinerals Complexion Rescue Tinted Hydrating Gel Cream

I will admit, I have bought more makeup than I need in the last week. But I have a new favourite – the BareMinerals Complexion Rescue Tinted Hydrating Gel Cream (all in all, a tinted moisturizer). It can be found at Sephora for about $37 CAD. A little pricey but you get 1.18 oz over…

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Unwind Routine

After a long day of work or school or both, mentally we all need a way to unwind and relax for the night. I have found it essential for my mental health to follow a routine, and no I am not always great at doing it but when I do I feel so much better…

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Out the Door in 3 Minutes

Sometimes we wake up late and sometimes we just seem to run out of time but we need go-to’s to feel put together in a hurry. I have broken it down to a 3 minute routine with only 3 products. It is my essentials – mascara, concealer, lipstick – that’s it. I used the Clinique…

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Saving Money in 5 Simple Steps

We all like to save, not spend where we don’t have too and once in awhile be able to splurge on something we really want. But how do you save? What do you need to know to save enough? Here are my top 5 tricks to save. Save $2 from every bill break. This means…

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Final Minimalist Challenge Days*

Car – I decided I need my car, I commute and travel so for me it is a necessity. But what I can do is reduce the clutter (trust me it’s bad) of things kept in my car. Currently, you cannot put anything in the trunk and out of 3 backseats, 1.5 are free –…

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Day 14/15/16 * Minimalist Challenge

Day 14 – Digitize This is about scanning old photos, downloading music or changing documents to digital. But for me this is already done – almost all my stuff is digital. Day 15 – Finances This is a huge thing for me. Buying the unnecessaries and spending on the wants not needs. I have learned…

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Day 11/12/13 of 21 * Minimalist Challenge

We’re getting there! Day 11/12/13 – Trash/Donate/Sell This has been a huge step, I did not wait until these days to do this though, it’s an ongoing process. I’m in the mindset that if I don’t deal with my stuff right away I’ll hesitate and try to keep it. So as soon as I recognize…

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Day 7 of 21 * Minimalist Challenge

Day 7 is – relationships. When we remove more stuff, useless, unneeded stuff; we also free up time. This time is so valuable, time that we can spend on the important things in life. Family, friends, loved ones. This has been huge, I’m spending more time with my boyfriend, mom, and friends. It’s more time…

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Day 6 of 21 * Minimalist Challenge

Fear. Day 6 of the challenge is fear. This has been a huge one for me – fear of letting go. The Minimalist¬†write a good post on this but in summary it goes what are we afraid of? “I am afraid to throw away this book because later on it will have a huge impact…

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Day 3/4/5 of 21 * Minimalist Challenge

So I’m going to be honest I struggled with day 3. That was packing. Basically pack everything up and only take out items as you need them. So I packed up my stuff (honestly no not all of it) but made a huge impact and everything feels, well empty. I’m that person that is comforted…

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