Review: A Peoples History of Heaven by Mathangi Subramanian

“She thought she would miss it. The power, the possibilities. The bending of time. But here, in this chaos of sisters and mothers and brothers, of families lost and found. Here, in this glorious present, she doesn’t miss a thing.”  –  A People’s History of Heaven Summary and Thoughts Heaven is a thirty-year-old slum hiddenContinue reading “Review: A Peoples History of Heaven by Mathangi Subramanian”

Review: Organic Ginger Peach Green Tea

Brew La La’s fine assortment of flavored green teas are made lovingly from start to finish, from the cultivation of the leaves by our USDA certified organic farming partners to the biodegradable non-bleached tea bags that you’ll steep in your favorite mug. You can be sure you’re not only getting a delicious naturally-flavored green tea,Continue reading “Review: Organic Ginger Peach Green Tea”

Review: In My Own Moccasins by Helen Knott

“When you have a lifetime of emotions that you have been running from, it seems like once they catch up they will gang-beat you and leave you crippled in an alleyway. Curb stomp finale. You learn to have distaste for them, to ignore their presence, and to dislike when other people are emotional. You learnContinue reading “Review: In My Own Moccasins by Helen Knott”

Review: Sweet Potato Pie

“Rich with warming cinnamon and sweet caramel flavours, plus a hint of creaminess from the marshmallows.” – David’s Tea Sweet Potato Pie has quickly become one of my favorite tea flavors. Its hint of caramel sweetness makes it perfect for those who prefer their tea unsweetened and black (such as myself) or with cream/milk. TheContinue reading “Review: Sweet Potato Pie”

Review: Dr. Althea Herb Therapy Velvet Mask

“Just as those closest to you would comfort you during your hardest times, let this mask give a boost to your skin! This mask will keep your complexion luminous for days.” — Facetory description I recently gave Facetory’s Lux subscription a try (the first subscription is $10 for 7 luxury masks, after that $20 aContinue reading “Review: Dr. Althea Herb Therapy Velvet Mask”