Category: What She Wants

The Cost of Doing what you Love: Artist Oxala shares her experience of giving everything up to live her dream

Written by Dianne Oliveira aka Oxala Photo by Tomo Nogi Photography November 1st is my “Quit-a-versary.”   One year ago, on November 1, 2018, I quit a brand new job after just three weeks on the team. At my weekly check-in…

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ADDICTED chats with songwriter, artist and activist Kinnie Starr

It’s an extremely restorative experience to connect with a true creative.  Someone who has figured out how to intertwine art with work with life is someone with much knowledge to impart, and inspiration to spark.  That’s part of the reason…

The Dry Shampoo Diaries

I have a confession to make; about 90% of the time, I am held together by a delicately balanced combination of caffeine, cannabis, and dry shampoo. Photo by Alex Holyoake on Unsplash Dry Shampoo a product that I have come…

Falling in love with natural beauty with Mary from Eye Love Beauty Bar

Extremes in life are generally not the greatest idea, and that philosophy also applies to beauty and self care.  Thanks to media, both social and mainstream, we’re inundated with images of sculpted bodies and faces, sometimes altered by cosmetic procedures,…

Innovative Skincare products to carry you into fall

Despite what Marie Kondo says, minimalism is not a trend that has hit the skincare industry.  There is a product out there for just about every concern one may have and a very many one never realised even existed.  Indulging…

The Big Deal with Bronzer

Bronzer.  It’s something that’s been both a secret weapon and a secret struggle of mine.  As someone who wears sunscreen daily, without fail, I’ve happily sought that sun kissed glow through cosmetic means, and that’s meant a bit of trial…