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A Sweet Reads Box for the longest month: March 2020

I received the March Sweet Reads Box in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. This post also appears on A Year of Boxes.

Anyone else feel like March was 8,000 days long? 🙋‍♀️ Oy vey! I’m doing my best to put one foot in front of the other but a lot of days I feel like I’m stuck in molasses. Hence my spotty posts. Please bear with me, dear readers. Lots of good stuff coming. (Psst: I’m supporting some of my favourite small businesses with some purchases to share with you including a Sweet Reads Box giveaway so watch for that very soon.) Today I’ve got the March box and after that, the latest limited edition. If it’s new to you or you’ve heard of it but you’re not sure what it’s all about, Sweet Reads Box is a monthly subscription box service that’s “me time delivered” with a new novel, something to eat and drink, and a few other products tied to the story or theme. Read More

It’s the little things: Tallying up the March Glossybox #beautybox

I received the March Glossybox in exchange for an honest review. This post also appears on A Year of Boxes.

Hello hello! I hope you’re all doing okay and have lots of support in these uncertain times. I’m having a hard time settling down to write but I have some fun things to share that might be a welcome distraction for us both so I’m just going to try my best, starting with the latest Glossybox. It’s a subscription box that delivers five deluxe or full-size beauty products every month. For $21 USD you get at least $60 in value. Read More

My latest Lip Monthly is the bomb!

I received January’s Lip Monthly in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. This review also appears on A Year of Boxes.

Lip Monthly is a subscription service from the US that delivers a variety of full-size lip products + one bonus cosmetic in a reusable pouch every month. Subscriptions start at $12.95 USD/month and each pouch is valued at $50+. February’s Lip Monthly hasn’t yet arrived but I do have January’s here for you. Read More

February’s Lookfantastic beauty box has much to love

I received February’s Lookfantastic Beauty Box in exchange for an honest review. This post also appears on A Year of Boxes

Lookfantastic is a UK subscription box that delivers six premium beauty and skin care products for £15.00 or about $26 CAD/month. It used to include Elle UK as well but they’ve done away with it this month in an effort to be more earth-friendly. February’s box is a celebration of all things love with products “handpicked by the experts to make you feel adored, appreciated and all-round amazing. Read More