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The Ultimate Blogger’s Guide to Mono-Tasking

Here’s the thing. Monotaskers get shit done. “Multitasking contributes to the release of stress hormones and adrenaline, which can cause long-term health problems if not controlled, and contributes to the loss of short-term memory” – In her article, The Myth of Multitasking, Christine Rosen was referring to a study by psychologist David Meyer on the […]

Good Time Management = More Joy

I once came across a quote that changed my life. “We all have as many hours in our day as Beyonce.” I know, I know – sounds super lame, right? Well, replace Beyonce with any name that inspires you: Mahatma Gandhi, J.K. Rowling, Mickey Mouse – whoever floats your boat! It still holds true – […]

DIY Canned Pumpkin… Pumpkin Puree

It is Pumpkin season in the northern hemisphere, and although I am currently residing in the southern half of the globe, I want to join in! I love pumpkins! I find them such beautiful creatures, especially the blue or grey varieties. I bought a little orange guy in my local market because it looked so […]

Boudoir Eyes in 5 Minutes

This is my ultimate go-to eye look, which I can even wear with NO OTHER MAKEUP AT ALL. I don’t always have half an hour to get ready, or even 15 minutes..  When I want some extra oomph in the eye department, but am in a rush, this is what I do. Let’s get into it, […]

Witchy Wednesday! DIY Makeup Experiments

Welcome to my witchy wednesday segment! I hope nobody is offended by the title, I just thought it topical what with Halowe’en coming up… I completely respect witches both real and fictional and this is my little foray into toiling over a cauldron (or in my case a teacup) of goodies. My long-awaited Vitacost order […]