a Sephora cruelty free & vegan beauty haul

One can not travel to a country where there is a Sephora and not go to Sephora, right? Right. I remember there being one right across the border, but I think Sephora pulled out of the Netherlands altogether now. Anyway, I was a broke student back then so I never really bought much except from their own brand – the rest was often too expensive for my budget. I remember borrowing money from a friend just so I could buy the UD Naked Pallete. Yes, the OG! I still have it but don’t use it anymore – bc lol they’re all shimmery or glittery (and that shit don’t work for me) and well it’s about 8 years old now (gross). ANYWAY.

Read More




the Toronto highlights

Hello and a welcome back to me. I’ve been home since tuesday night so I’ve had a couple of days to try and get back into my daily routine (my GAWD ain’t jetlag a pain in the stink), and I’ve finally taken the time to show how I experienced our two week trip to Toronto and New York City. First up is Toronto, aka the land of the amazing vegan foods and all the squirrels. Grab yourself a Flaming Moe because this is going to be a Patty and Selma worthy slide show.

Read More


propagating spider plants

I’ve always liked having houseplants, but to be honest I never really knew what I was doing. And maybe I still don’t, but I feel I have gained some understanding about them. I’ve recently started experimenting with propagating some of them, and I was surprised how easy it is to nurse some baby spider plants.

Read More



5x vegan junk food in Toronto

Hello, I am in Canada and I love it here. We’ve been exploring Toronto for the last few days and we’re leaving tomorrow. I’m going to miss it here. I might make a post about all the stuff I’m doing and seeing, if that’s something you might be interested in? Let me know. Anyway, one of the first things I do when I plan a trip is looking for great vegan places to eat. And damn, Toronto did not disappoint.

Read More