Review: My Red Tea Organic Rooibos Tea (Unflavored)

We pride ourselves on the quality of our rooibos with no milled rooibos sticks blended back to cut costs, or rooibos dust being added to artificially improve the color. Our product is one of a few that simply contain pure rooibos leaves, the way rooibos was meant to be enjoyed. – My Red Tea ThisContinue reading “Review: My Red Tea Organic Rooibos Tea (Unflavored)”

Review: I’m From Rice Serum

The rice line has moisturizing properties, softening skin and provides support to skin cell regeneration. This set is specially made to remove dead skin cells and wastes to create smooth and moisturized skin. Also, effective in illuminating and improved complexion. – I’m From Well . . . I think I may have found my firstContinue reading “Review: I’m From Rice Serum”

February Reads

February has been a busy month! In addition to reading some books I own and some books I borrowed from Netgalley, I also participated in #Blackathon for Black History Month by fulfilling their Contemporary/Literature/Nonfiction Challenge. I’m happy with the many reads I picked up this month, even if they weren’t all home-runs for me. I’mContinue reading “February Reads”

Review: Teeccino Mushroom Herbal Tea Reishi Eleuthero

Reishi, Asia’s famed health-promoting mushroom, enhanced with Siberia’s gold-standard adaptogen, eleuthera, plus deep, rich coffee-like flavor from roasted chicory and ramon seeds. – Teeccino Cafe Inc This is a pretty unique tea – at first sip, I was unsure of the flavor, but it’s growing on me. The blend’s coffee flavor and carob pods riseContinue reading “Review: Teeccino Mushroom Herbal Tea Reishi Eleuthero”

A Skincare Routine for Under $35! : Oily Edition

It’s no secret that curating your own skincare routine can be a bit pricey. Moreover, with so many brands promoting their products, it can be easy to be overwhelmed and led astray. Everyone’s skin is different, and while I can’t guarantee you that this routine will 100% work for you, it may help in orientingContinue reading “A Skincare Routine for Under $35! : Oily Edition”

Review: A Princess in Theory by Alyssa Cole

Actually, I need to change what I said. Everybody wants something from you, but sometimes there’s a person you want to give to. Sometimes what you give them makes you better for having given it. And it makes having to give to everyone else not so bad. – A Princess in Theory Summary and ThoughtsContinue reading “Review: A Princess in Theory by Alyssa Cole”

Review: The Grateful Tea Co. Honeybush Pumpkin Chai

The smell of pumpkin pie on Thanksgiving! The comfy cozy fire during a brisk Fall night. The crunch of the dried leaves as you walk through the woods at the peak of Autumn. You will get exactly that when you sit to relax and enjoy all that is Fall with this perfect pumpkin chai that is naturally caffeine-free. –Continue reading “Review: The Grateful Tea Co. Honeybush Pumpkin Chai”

Review: Ren Skincare Clean Screen Mattifying Face Sunscreen SPF 30

 This formula‘s non-nano, naturally derived zinc oxide offers broad-spectrum protection, while passion fruit extract—known for its antioxidant properties—supports the skin‘s natural defense against free radicals. Its rice starch leaves the skin mattified, helping to ensure your sunscreen stays put on oily skin. – Sephora As an oily-acneic person, I’m always on the hunt for aContinue reading “Review: Ren Skincare Clean Screen Mattifying Face Sunscreen SPF 30”

Review: When You Were Everything by Ashley Woodfolk

I can forget about her for hours or even whole days, and then the truth rushes back like a brush fire, burning me from the inside out. The person you loved? They’re gone. – When You Were Everything Summary and Thoughts It’s been twenty-seven days since Cleo and Layla’s friendship imploded. Nearly a month since CleoContinue reading “Review: When You Were Everything by Ashley Woodfolk”

Review: Sips by Almond Cookie Tea

This fruit, nut, and spice blend will bring you back to your favorite childhood bakery with its delicious aroma and taste. This tea is caffeine-free. –Sips by If you’re looking for a sweet, fruity tea with a hint of nuttiness, this almond cookie tea may be perfect for you. There is definitely a light, cinnamonContinue reading “Review: Sips by Almond Cookie Tea”