Why I don’t wash my face – Why Wednesdays

Before I get into it – just a heads up – this is not the gospel. It’s what is working for me for the past while. šŸ™‚ As you may have read from previous posts, my skin has been a battle since I was around 10 years old.Ā My skin is naturally quite oily, though I…

Why I Stopped Using Body Lotion – Why Wednesday

Our culture is obsessed with looking good and smelling good, which seems to be perhaps an understatement. As per the media, part of “looking good” is having “nice” skin. There is a fine balance between “hydrated” and “oily”. And “dry” is not cute (though nor is “oily”). When it comes to skin, better to be…

Why I Started Making My Own Shampoo & Conditioner + my recipe – Why Wednesday

My reasoning is simple – I regularly try to avoid chemicals. The more chemicals I can remove from my daily life, the better. Although I made the gradual change from crazy chemical laden products, even the “vegan” non-gmo, blah blah blah still had at least one questionable ingredient on the label. So I decided to…

Why I won’t be having a wedding – Why Wednesdays

This is a deeply personal entry. That being said, I feel like it’s important for some people to have a reality check. Weddings aren’t cheap. My mom is planning a wedding. Her budget was initially 10K. (In my mind I’m like TEN THOUSAND DOLLARS?! WHAT!?) But I guess that is a small budget. Then it…