Finish 5 by Bonfire Night | Book Edition | Introduction | Video

Wednesday, 29 June 2016


In which I show you the books I have chosen to read for the Finish 5 by Bonfire Night collaboration challenge. I've picked up some really challenging texts and I'm a bit nervous to see how they go! Books this long can be really exhausting so I don't know how I'll go with five in a row! Thanks for watching!

Weekly Wrap-Up | seventeen

Sunday, 26 June 2016


My first full week of freedom has come at last! Finishing my university degree has opened up a new stage of my life and I'm very excited to see what's to come! Expect to see a lot more lifestyle chatty posts as I figure out what I'm doing over the next six months!

Project Use It Up 2016 | Mid-Year Update | Video

Saturday, 25 June 2016


In which I run through my Project Use It Up 2016 master list and the progress I have made on my goals! I have reached, or have nearly reached, a lot of my goals, which I'm really happy about! But there is still a lot of work to do over the next six months. It's time to focus on my project pans and finish up some more products!

xx Julia

June Beauty Empties

Wednesday, 22 June 2016


In which I show you all the products I've finished since my last empties video. I waited a bit too long to film this so I have quite a few empties! I'm really glad that project panning has seriously increased the amount of makeup empties I show in these videos so look forward to that! Thanks for watching!

xx Julia

Favourite things to do on my day off

Monday, 20 June 2016


I am a busy woman which means I savour my days off and usually end up spending them in bed with youtube and a face mask. But sometimes I mix it up and pull from this list of my favourite things to do on my day off.

Project Pan Roulette | Update Five | Video

Saturday, 18 June 2016


In which I show you the products I've made progress on, finished, and added to my Project Pan Roulette. I'm really happy with how this project is trekking along and I'm hoping to finish quite a few more products in the second half of the year! Thanks for watching!

xx Julia

Weekly Wrap-Up | sixteen

Sunday, 12 June 2016


I can almost taste the end of my degree! It's two days away and I simply can't wait for the freedom from classes and assignments if only until next year! As a result of the studying, this is another short week of posts but the end is nigh!

Finish 13 by Halloween Roulette | Introduction | Video

Saturday, 11 June 2016


In which I pick out my products for Finish 13 by Halloween Roulette Project. I think you can tell how excited I am about this project even though the products I've picked are going to be really challenging! If you're participating in Finish 13 by Halloween, whether or not it's a roulette, please link me your video. Thanks for watching!

xx Julia

New Palettes

Wednesday, 8 June 2016


I have a problem with eyeshadow. As in, I have way too much of it and I am always craving more. Earlier this year I had a really good streak of not purchasing any eyeshadow which came to a screeching halt when the Sephora Australia 20% off sale happened. Let's have a look at my new goodies!

Weekly Wrap-Up | fifteen

Monday, 6 June 2016


We had a pretty big week here on the blog this last week with some more lifestyle-y posts and a few video updates. Hopefully this is a sign of good things to come as I let go of uni and find more time to dedicate to this little online space of mine.

Project Use It Up | May Wrap-Up & June Goals | Video

Saturday, 4 June 2016


In which I let you know how I did with my May project goals and what my new goals are for June. We're getting close to the second half of the year so I need to kick it into full-gear to make sure I reach my yearly goals! If you're doing Project Use It Up, please let me know! Thanks for watching!

xx Julia

Beauty Buying Habits

Wednesday, 1 June 2016


Being part of the project panning community online brings your personal beauty buying habits to the forefront of your mind pretty quickly. Whether it's a beauty no-buy, low-buy, or a structured beauty budget, all of us have different methods of dealing with our sometimes out of control beauty buying habits.