Category: Girly stuff

Reviews and info on girly stuff I’ve been buying lately. Get your mind out of the gutter … not THAT kind of girly stuff.

Goodiebox, March unboxing

The theme this month was “Blissful Indulgence”, which seems a bit fluffy given the contents of the box. Sure, there was little block of chocolate in there (and I was a good little diabetic and passed it on to my…


Manhattan Soft Mat Lip Cream

All the way from Denmark, this product performs a little magic trick. It starts as a liquid but dries matte, so there’s no smudging. And interestingly, even though it dries to a matte finish, it doesn’t feel dry on the…


Celebrity Slim milkshake

One of those diet drink things, this one was in banana flavour, which put me off from the get-go. Bananas aren’t really my favourite fruit anyway, but fake banana flavours are just plain nasty. A quick read through of the…


Goodiebox, February unboxing

I had mixed feeling about the February Goodiebox: good value in that four of the five samples were actually full-sized products, but not such good value for me because I’ll never use at least two of those products. And the…


Party Feet Ultra Slim

Party Feet have a new design that is made to fit into narrow shoes. Not that I have narrow feet.  In fact, most Kiwis don’t have narrow feet. Any-hoo, I use the normal width Party Feet gel cushions and they…


NS8 heel balm

My husband has the world’s worst feet: gnarly and cracked, with callouses so sharp they should be registered as lethal weapons. I don’t go near them. Ever. I know there are people out there who find feet quite attractive; who…