Lip Monthly March 2020

I received Lip Monthly March 2020 in exchange for an honest review. This post also appears on A Year of Boxes.

How’s everybody doing? I’m tryyyying to keep it together but my kids have ramped up the squabbling to another level and it’s driving me batty. Certainly not all sunshine and roses and subscription boxes over here, ha ha. ‘Tho I do have some mail for you today. It’s Lip Monthly, 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+. They’re shipping a month behind schedule so I’ve got the March one here. Continue reading Lip Monthly March 2020

Inside April’s Sweet Reads Box

I received April’s Sweet Reads Box in exchange for an honest review. This post also appears on A Year of Boxes.

How are you doing? Up and down? Me too. But this weekend was mostly up. We had really nice weather Saturday and it felt great to sit on the front porch with a book and get some sun and fresh air. And yesterday my little guy helped me with some baking, which was super satisfying. There was lots of bickering in between and I didn’t get anything else done but it felt like a bit of a break. Maybe because I was able to carve out more “me time” than during the week. If reading this is part of your “me time” thank you for spending it with me. Today I’ve got April’s Sweet Reads Box aka “me time delivered” aka the Canadian subscription service that delivers a new novel, something to eat and drink and a few treats tied to the story every month. Three-, six- and 12-month subscriptions are available and you can purchase single boxes to gift or try. Let’s see what’s inside this one. Continue reading Inside April’s Sweet Reads Box

Lip Monthly delivers bang for your beauty buck

I received February’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+. January’s and February’s were both a month late so I’m not sure what was up there but it’s not a big deal. Ship(ping) happens. 😂 And this was another good one. Here’s February’s delivery. Continue reading Lip Monthly delivers bang for your beauty buck

The best-smelling product I’ve ever seen in a subscription box and more: Lookfantastic Beauty Box March 2020

I received the March 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. The March box aims to help subscribers feel empowered, inspired and confident, particularly in light of International Women’s Day celebrated earlier in the month. Continue reading The best-smelling product I’ve ever seen in a subscription box and more: Lookfantastic Beauty Box March 2020