Category: body

Testing out the All Girl Shave Club

Depressed and slightly shocked by the statistics of how many disposable razors are, well, disposed of, I decided to look into a reusable razor and have been trying out a couple of shaving subscriptions to see which one works for me.  The one I…

Weekly Weight: 205.0 lbs

This has been a strange week for me.  Quite frankly I am kind of surprise it is only a slight weight gain.  Saturday was my birthday.  There was ice cream cake and champagne.  Also in an attempt to make it into a ‘special’ event,…

Trying out the Speak Vegan Deodorant Cream

I’ll admit, for the past few years I have been tempted by all natural deodorants.  I know some people maintain that regular deodorants are bad for you, health wise, and other’s claim that it is a load of hooey. And yes, hooey is a…

The Empties Bin: June 2020

Welcome to the end of the month and a review of the empties bin.  This month I managed to clear out several items that just needed a little push to be used up.  I have makeup, skincare, and bath products this time, so it…

Setting up your own Home Spa: Five simple tips

Each year for my birthday I treat myself to a visit to my local day spa. This year, not only was my local day spa closed, but the level of anxiety I would have going to a spa at this point in time would…

Weekly Weight: 204.6 lbs

Good morning everyone, it’s time for the weekly weigh in. This week I am pleased to see the scale once again moving in a downward direction. That makes me happy. I have noticed though that my weight loss is very weather dependent at the…

Weekly Weight: 205.4 lbs

Technically I should be a little bothered by the 0.4 gain this week, but to be honest, I’m not that worried about it. While I still really, really want my weight to go down, this morning had a mitigating factor. As an early birthday…

Weekly Weight: 205.0 lbs

Still chugging along, but I have to say this week was a bit harder than usual. The first few days this week, the heat about took me out on my walks. When it cooled down a little the humidity spiked and I came home…

Testing Shaving Subscriptions to find just the right one: First up, The Flamingo Shave Club

I am very forgetful when it comes to replacing my razors.  Seriously, I will literally attempt to shave my legs, realize my razor is too dull, throw out my razor and forget to replace it.  Then on my next shower I will wonder where…

The Make Up Bag: June 5th, 2020

Welcome once again to The Make Up bag. I had a really good line up this week.  If you read my foundation post yesterday then you know the first item this week was a replacement.  My plan was to use a Nars Foundation however…