• a to z blogging challenge 2019
    Beauty,  The A to Z Blogging Challenge 2019

    A to Z Blogging Challenge: E is for Electrolysis

    It’s day 5 of the A to Z Blogging Challenge and after yesterday’s ode to Christmas, I’m now writing about a beauty treatment. Or is this a tech post? I honestly can’t tell. But if you’re interested in beauty tech, this could be the post for you. E is for electrolysis. The Background For those who don’t know, I struggled to eat solid food as a teenager. There was an extended period of time when I was on a liquid diet. I had countless people assume I was anorexic and who could blame them? All they saw was a teenage girl who wasn’t eating. They didn’t know the reasons why,…

  • pokemon go mental health
    Mental Health,  Technology

    What’s With The Middle Aged Woman Playing Pokemon Go?

    For a while, I’ve wanted to write a blog about the way Pokemon Go affects mental health. This seems like the perfect day to do it and that’s because today, 27th February, is Pokemon Day. You might wonder what Pokemon Day is or what it means and why it is celebrated on 27th February. It’s essentially a day that pays homage to the Pokemon franchise and it’s on 27th February because on that day in 1996, Pokemon Red and Green were released in Japan. Yes, it’s been around for that long. It still feels like something new to me, but I suppose to kids who have grown up with the…

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    Beauty,  Reviews

    JML Finishing Touch Flawless Review

    I’m going to talk about something that many ladies deal with but don’t talk about – facial hair. I’d be willing to bet the majority of us have that soft downy peach fuzz. Unfortunately, if you’re pale skinned and dark haired like me, that peach fuzz is not as cute as it sounds. It’s embarrassing and annoying. For my birthday this year, my son gave me a Finishing Touch Flawless, because every time the ad came on TV for the last few months, I would say “Oooh I need that.” I have not been paid for this review and nobody has given me any compensation, so it is based solely…