Fall colors

Yesterday we had our first snow, but is still fall, and it is beautiful. Leafs have fallen and covered the sad ground, and the sky is filled with grey clouds, that set a daily mood, of calm, and lots of second coffees. I go to sleep later and I wake up earlier. I yawn often,…

Romantic lengths

I finally achieved a “Romantic length”,in fashion! I bought my first casual long dress, and I thought really hard and long, if I wanted one.The age factor weighted in in my thoughts: “How do I dress more age appropriate?” Yes,I have that problem. Dressing up or down is not the real problem, but dressing as…

Last days of Summer

Last days of Summer are pretty amazing here in Chicago area.We have sunny weather, which for a September,I remember is kinda rare, 75ยฐ to 85ยฐ degrees, and it feels amazing. Even though I lay mostly at our buildings pool, now that is closed,I went to the Michigan lake beach(Wilmette), and sun bathe, maybe for the…

STORMIE DREAMS Recycled PET Plastic Handbag

STORMIE DREAMS was born in Los Angeles 10 years ago, making all their products in USA,and paying their employees above minimum wages,part of their ethical standards, in growing the community. They use sustainable fabrics and materials,trying to achieve a zero waste production, and their packaging is trying to reduce the carbon footprint. Theย Lucca B&W Checkered…

A BRIGHTer FUTURE

When I think of the future,I think of the future generations and in what state we leave our planet on their hands. Environmental sustainability doesn’t mean living without luxuries but rather being aware of your resource consumption and reducing unnecessary waste. Sustainable living is a lifestyle that attempts to reduce an individual’s or society’s use…

LUNAPADS.com UNBOXING

LUNAPADS is a Canadian website that offers zero waste period products,which I’ve got very interested on since I went plastic free and zero waste. They offer a variety of reusable pads(organic too),reusable cups(silicon),underwear,and cleaning products,and more all natural and organic goodies. Together with Michelle Obama they’ve founded PADS4GIRLS that since 2000 has been supporting menstrual…

๐Ÿ‘‡Hand Of The South๐Ÿ‘‡

It’s middle May,and finally Spring toned down a little,from cool and rainy days,to warmer days and fast winds. I’ve finally put on my striped lightweight shirt on and white jeans,that I kinda planned to wear 2 weeks ago,and to match with my new brown sandals,I finally showed off my new handmade handbag by the Hand…

September WELLNESS TRIBE BOX Unboxing

WELLNESS TRIBE Subscription Box retails for $39.95 and always filled with wellness products,great for men and/or women(use code LAURATRIBE and get 25% your first box) September’s box theme is FOCUSย and contains 7 products: Products mentioned: 1.THE HAPPINESS PLANNERย Inspirational Pencils $5 2.MOCU HEALTH Kombucha Acai Blueberry Pow and Chia Superfood Oomph $3 3.RISHI Matcha Mate [$15]…

MAY Empties

When May flight by? Here are my empties… Products mentioned: -BLISS Tried+Blue bubbling body wash/body lotion -SPAHAUS Calming body wash -AUSSIE 3 Minute Miracle MOIST -YVES ROCHER lavande Body Mist -CLINIQUE Liquid Facial Soap mild -PHILOSOPHY loveswept Body Lotion -NARS Satin Lip Pencil rakugien -ULTA Salon Forrmula chic peek -SEPHORA Nail Polish coco -SEPHORA Perfecting…