Frizz Free Hair with Giovanni 2Chic & Conair

Frizz Free Hair with Giovanni 2 Chic and Conair Infiniti Pro

I have the worst hair.  Coarse and frizzy.  It never wants to be straight and sleek for more than a few hours but won’t hold a curl well either.  So I try all kinds of frizz care products trying to get it to behave.  The most recent being Giovanni 2Chic Frizz Be Gone.  As a natural and vegan range, I will admit I didn’t have high expectations.  I find they often don’t leave your hair feeling clean or are hard[Read more]

DIY Calming Lavender Mini Bath Bombs / Pedicure Bombs

As I mentioned in a recent pedicure post, I like to use a portion of a bath bomb to have a foot soak before doing my toe nails.  With all that is going on in my life right now, I decided to make a bunch of lavender pedicure bombs (or mini bath bombs) to help me relax.  I make mine in plastic shot glasses from the dollar store and find them the perfect size.  You can use ice cube trays[Read more]

eos Organic Lip Balm Spheres

EOS Organic Lip Balms - Sweet Mint and Strawberry Sorbet - Packaging

I have horribly dry lips.  Despite constant exfoliation and lip balms/oils, they get dry and flaky quickly.  Side effect of a medication I take so not much I can do other than keep applying moisture.  EOS Spheres have long been a favourite.  Especially the US versions that we can’t get up here.   They get way better flavours. So EOS, make Lemon Drop and Tangerine available in Canada!  I recently got the chance to try two of the organic sphere[Read more]

Shop Local at the Hamilton Etsy Made In Canada Show

Hamilton Etsy Made in Canada Vendors Makers

The holiday shopping season is almost upon us.  But Etsy is giving us one last “normal” shopping market before everything turns fall and holiday themed.  The Hamilton Etsy Made In Canada Show will be held at the Lincoln Alexander Centre tomorrow.  There are some great local vendors with a mix of product types to suit everyone.  If you are not familiar with the venue, it is on King beside the Crown Plaza Hotel.  Starting at 10am, entrance is free and[Read more]

Weleda Mighty Essentials Travel Kit

Weleda Mighty Essentials Travel Kit

Weleda teamed up with the Biodynamic Association earlier this year to offer travel sizes of five of Weleda’s Mighty Essentials in a kit for a donation. The proceeds go to help awaken and enliven co-creative relationships between humans and the earth.  Helping to transform the practice and culture of agriculture to renew the vitality of the earth, the integrity of our food, and the health and wholeness of our communities. The Mighty Essentials travel kit is valued at $25 and[Read more]