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Haul: Only mac Taupe blush from the Artificially Wild Collection.
Weekend plans: Trying to plan a gateway for Sunday and Monday with my hubby, maybe go to Canada.
What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: Seinfeld is definitely one of them. And I have been loving Big Bang recently too.

That picture of Mellan is so cute! Such a good helper!

I just grabbed all 3 from Artificially Wild, along with Animal Instincts, which I was really surprised was still available! I guess the masses get more excited for the brighter shades…?

Melon looks so tired of all the makeup! lol! 🙂

Haul: I bought a supply of pure rose water and a night cream (all organic and natural)
Weekend plans: Studying for an interview and a Parsi lunch!
What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: I am not watching shows right now just movies every night! 🙂

Look mom! I’m going to help you test all this new make up 😀

Haul: the two nude bare minerals bb eye color, nail cuticle care (I think it’s from Butter London), and an IT Cosmetics brush
Weekend plans: Hoping my sister’s book will get here in time for me to bring it sometime before Monday. I am looking forward to next week though. Going into the City on Wednesday.
What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: Watching Extract and Under the Dome on Amazon. Love my prime!

Wow, Mellan has got quite the stash there! 😉

Haul: MAC pigment, MAC eyeshadow and the UD primer potion. Oh, and Kiehl’s shampoo.

Weekend plans: Not sure yet. Probably chilling with my man.

What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: The Great British Bake Off. Yep.

Clinique eye cream, chubby stick for eyes x1 for lips x1
Grilling and relaxing.
The Bridge

Hugs and kisses for Mellan from Rowdy and Bandit and me. Have a great weekend Christine with your hubby and the gorgeous Mellan.

Haul: a new flat iron with dual voltage to take away in March

Weekend plans: getting back into gym/yoga routines (a bridal shower I hosted got in the way of that); spending as much time as possible with my younger son before we have to take him back to university

TV show I can’t get enough of: CORONATION STREET! I’ve been watching it for decades and while it’s got a lot less “down to earth”, it is still wonderful. Of course, Outlander (saw ep. 1; can’t wait for the next one!)

Yes, I’ve read them all, though I enjoyed the first one most of all. Eventually, Claire and Jamie and their almost super-human abilities and strength and intuition and all the rest became a bit tiresome but the first book, I just loved (though Ms. Gabaldon needs a variety of verbs to use in addition to “cupping”). I’ve always been fascinated with henges and so the premise of this henge being a gateway into the past (for those so gifted with the ability to time-travel) had me hooked. It’s MAC’s A Tartan Tale with love, lust, adventure, romance, intrigue and history!

Haul : YSL Volupte blush Heart of Light #6 ,Clinique Almost Powder spf15,UD Pulp Fiction lipstick
Weekend plans : family days!
What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: Hannibal , I love Mads 😉

Haul: I haven’t bought anything…yet 😉 I got a lot last week so I’m taking it easy for a while.
Weekend plans: Lots of homework and preparing for starting to student teaching on Tuesday.
What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: Frasier! I watched all 11 seasons in a shamefully short amount of time. LOL

I just got a bunch of Makeup Geek shadows and a few blushes in the mail this week! 😀

Weekend plans are to attend an out-of-town wedding!

I haven’t been watching a lot of TV recently, but I always love the Simpsons! Yesterday I bought some Simpsons x MAC stuff too!

I like Mellan’s ‘is this all for me?’ look.

Haul: Finally got my UD lipsticks! Loving Fiend, which was a last minute add in to get a discount. I also got Rapture, which I like and Lovelight which I’m not so sure about so far (I think I might like it more in summer when I wear less makeup). I also got the Hourglass Ambient palette (the SA where I shop is really good at talking me into stuff I’m uncertain about buying…). I love Dim and Incandescent, but Radiant is very pigmented on me which was unexpected. It’s really a bronzer on my skin tone. It might also be something that’s more of a summer thing.

Weekend plans: Basking in the comforting feeling of having no more immediate Uni assessments. Helping my husband pick a business suit too, hopefully.

TV show: It’s been so long since I had a chance to watch much TV, the only show I always seem to end up watching is one about air-disaster investigations. It’s making me and hubby too scared to fly though 😉

Haul: MAC Next to Skin blush, Itchy & Scratchy & Sexy lipglass, and Marge’s Cutie-cles stickers. I really wanted to buy them from Nordstrom (free samples+ebates cash back) but I heard they’re not showing up there until Sunday and I am impatient/paranoid. I also decided against Shitake lipstick for now, and have to pass on the That Trillion Dollar Look quad, because I still don’t have a job and need to buy things like jump ropes and groceries. Pbbbt!
Weekend plans: My parents left for a mini-vacation yesterday, so my boyfriend and I have the house (and kitchen!) all to ourselves–“Simpsons” marathon on FXX, not having to wear clothes, and cooking tasty meals (already made breakfast today!). Monday I might go to my uncle’s house because he always has something going on for every holiday.
TV show: Well right now, “The Simpsons” :p So much nostalgia and “Ooooh, I did NOT get that as a kid” going on. This marathon is also reminding me how much of an inspirational role model and imaginary like mind Lisa has been for me since I was a little kid. But I am very eagerly awaiting the returns of “The Walking Dead” and “American Horror Story: Freak Show” in the fall…and fall itself…

Nordstrom usually gets the collection a few days after MAC does (because MAC has been releasing collections online a week early through their own site), unfortunately!

Haul: Stila Convertible Color in Poppy, No Dark Shadows “complexion enhancer”, Cover FX Blemish Primer. And my BeautyHabit order came: Rouge Bunny Rouge Shadow in Rain Dove, Rufous-tailed Weaver, and Umber Firefinch, RBR Brightening Liner Duo, W3LL PEOPLE Colorstick in Bronzed Rose, and rms beauty Lip2Cheek in Illusive!

Weekend plans: Not sure, but we will probably go see a movie or two – Planet of the Apes or Lucy.

What TV show can you not get enough of right now? I think my husband got sucked into The Simpsons marathon! We have been watching The Strain, but I wouldn’t say we were obsessed with it. I can’t wait for Castle, The Good Wife, and Walking Dead to start back up!

Haul: (More) Makeup Geek blushes and eyeshadows! So many are back in stock and I couldn’t resist.

Weekend plans: My dear friend’s 30th birthday party, preparing my daughter (and myself) for first grade. Be still my heart.

TV Show: I recently rewatched “Veronica Mars” and I still stand by it as my all-time favorite show. (At least the first two seasons!)

Coastal Scents – Mirage, Revealed 1 and 2 palettes. I also made a quad of eye shadows to complement my eyebrow arsenal. CS had a flash sale for the Revealed palettes and I couldn’t resist. FYI CS has a Labor Day weekend sale on their big (e.g. 88+ count eye shadow) palettes http://www.coastalscents.com/sale.html

Weekend plans:
My husband is a groomsman for a wedding this weekend. It’s fun helping him play peacock and I (more or less) relax.

What TV show can you not get enough of right now?
Sailor Moon Crystal. I’m pretty sure that my makeup journey began with watching the original show when I was 12. Watching this revival made me realize I need to do an entire series of eye shadow looks based on all the sailor senshi. [Can hear 12 year old me squee with glee.]

Haul: Tom Ford Fall collection Stroked, Softcore and Nude Dip quad! Simpsons blushes and IS&S Lipglass
Weekend Plan: Planning a trip to Cape Cod
TV Show: Right now none! waiting for Sep-Oct for all the next seasons!

You can still find it at some of the neiman marcus stores. Just give the NM CS a call, they will help you track it down in one of their stores. The store will ship it to you free of cost! Also few pieces are still in stock at TF.com! hth! Bloomies also launched the same yest!

Haul: I haven’t really bought any makeup this past two months (just a couple of products), but earlier today I went kinda crazy with palettes and backups.

Chanel Les 4 Ombres Tisse Camelia
Chanel Les 4 Ombres Tisse Rivoli
Chanel Les 4 Ombres Tisse Venitien
YSL 5 Color Couture Palette 04 Saharienne
YSL 5 Color Couture Palette 08 Avant Garde
Lorac Pro 2 Palette
Tarte Amazonian Clay Eyeshadow Palette
Tarte Rainforest After Dark Palette
bareMinerals The Comfort Zone
theBalm Luscious Lani (backup)
theBalm All About Alex (backup)
Ardency Inn Modster Manuka Honey Enriched Pigments Sunday
Ardency Inn Modster Manuka Honey Enriched Pigments Heaven
Ardency Inn Modster Manuka Honey Enriched Pigments Vintage Gold
Fyrinnae Serendipity Loose Eye Shadow
Fyrinnae Mephisto Loose Eye Shadow
Fyrinnae Pressed: Serendipity Eye Shadow
Fyrinnae Pressed: Rapunzel Had Extensions Eye Shadow
Fyrinnae Pressed: Arcane Magic: Steampunk Eye Shadow
MUG Eyeshadow Rockstar
MUG Eyeshadow Unexpected
MUG Eyeshadow Last Dance
MUG Eyeshadow Prom Night
MUG Eyeshadow Barcelona Beach
MUG Blush Spell Bound
MAC The Simpsons Nail Stickers
MAC That Trillion Dollar Look Quad
MAC Blush Next to Skin x2
MAC Eyeshadow Stony
MAC Eyeshadow Marsh
MAC Eyeshadow Natural Wilderness
MAC Eyeshadow Artificial Earth
MAC Blush Salsarose
MAC Blush Sweet as Cocoa
MAC Blush Sunbasque
MAC Blush Breezy
MAC Blush Pinch Me
MAC Blush Tenderling
MAC Blush Melba
MAC Blush Harmony
MAC Blush Desert Rose
MUFE HD Blush 310
Becca Beach Tint Shimmer Soufflé Watermelon/ Moonstone
Chanel Inimitable Mascara (backup)
Chanel Inimitable Mascara Waterproof (backup)
NARS Smudgeproof x3 (backup)
NARS Crystal Light Reflecting Loose Setting Powder (backup)
NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer x2 (backup)
Jane Iredale PurePressed Base Mineral Foundation x5 (backup)

All those MAC blushes just happened to be in my cart when I logged in to place my Simpsons order, and I was too lazy to remove them all, lol!

I also bought 5 pair of jeans today!

And my HUGE Bath & Body Works order arrived yesterday (8 hand soaps, 9 shower gels, 3 body lotions and 7 candles!)

Weekend plans: I need to study a bit on Sunday, but I’ll probably just relax most of the weekend. I’m currently watching X-Files from the beginning, so that’s what I’ll be doing today and tomorrow.

What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: ^ X-Files 😀

Ahh, yeah. Sweet, sweet indulgence. Living vicariously through your hauls is always fun 🙂 I think what I appreciate most about your hauls is that they’re a variety of price points and brands – you have Fyrinnae to Chanel/YSL. Just shows how versatile your stash must be 😉

I cannot allow myself to buy ANY MORE B&BW lotions. I NEVER get through them!

I should have sent you my Desert Rose blush. It’s a lovely blush – my very first from MAC – but I’ve been trying to finish it for ages now and it just WILL NOT DIE!

WOW! LET’S PLAY!! 😀 I just got my very first Fyrinnae pressed shadow in Unicorn and I couldn’t believe the texture!! AMAZING! Are they all so good? I see you picked up some! Righteous haul! Haha

Haul: Kat Von D Ink liner
Weekend Plans: Relaxing, a little shopping, reading
What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: Gilmore Girls, I can watch this show over and over again!

Haul: NARS Creamy Concealer, OCC lip tar, and I will be ordering some Real Techniques brushes tonight!
Weekend Plans: More wedding planning to-do items
TV Shows: The Americans and Bachelor in Paradise (such a guilty pleasure!)

Hi Christine!

Haul: I just bought the full size of Benefit POREfessional. Great stuff
Weekend plans: Will attend a kiddie bday party on Sunday with my daughter.
What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: Lots!!! Pretty Little Liars, The Mindy Project, Fringe, Modern Family, etc., etc., etc. hahaha

Have a great weekend!

aww, Mellan makes me wanna get a picture like that with Leo. He’d probably play hockey with those blushes though.

haul: Next to Skin, and Taupe blushes. Icon x2, Shitake, Half n Half, and Modesty lipsticks. (I’m really diggin brown, I guess!)

weekend plans: horror movie marathon with some friends tonight! we’re all too psyched for Halloween this year. lol and then staying the weekend at my boyfriend’s place.

what TV show can you not get enough of right now?: probably Orphan Black. man, there are only 2 seasons and 10 episodes per… but I’ve ran through them all 4 times over now. (that totally sounded like a math problem). My brother and I have been rewatching Arrow too, in prep for The Flash to start soon.

LOL! Thankfully, he just lays there with a, “What are you doing to me?” expression/mood.

Might have to look into those shows!

Since I actually bought makeup for the first time in WEEKS and WEEKS I finally get to participate! Haha! 🙂

Haul: I ACTUALLY bought some of the new LE MAC stuff: Pink Cult and Next to Skin blushes (I have Taupe already), Shitake, 2 Icons (it looks so pretty), Stony and Marsh eyeshadow and some favorite lipsticks that I’m almost out of: Smoked Purple and Violetta. I also got the two blushes and nail stickers from The Simpsons collection and the new Studio Sculpt Defining Powder (is this new?! I don’t recall seeing it so I thought I’d snag it). This weekend I want to keep my eyes out for a really nice – expensive – face powder. Just cause I want one (it’s my birthday). Any suggestions? I know you love that Guerlain one… but does it have fragrance?

Weekend plans: It’s my BIRTHDAY (dance, dance, dance) on Saturday and I need to have some fun. It’s a requirement. Since it’s also a three day weekend and today is Friday I have declared that my birthday is a four-day event. Tonight I’m going out to dinner and seeing Boyhood (which I am VERY excited about – have you seen it? It looks very interesting)! This weekend – I’ve been told – has multiple options and what happens for the rest of each day depends on which direction I choose to go in the morning… so it’s kind of like a “choose your own adventure” birthday.

What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: Now that True Blood is all over 🙁 I don’t know! I JUST finished the second season of House of Cards and I officially want to be Robin Wright when I grow up. It’s an amazing show and she is the definition of poised. I don’t watch a ton of reality TV but I have been addicted to Bring It (DD4L!!!) and I’m wildly excited that they made a summer season so I get to watch new episodes.

I was so surprised that the blushes stayed in stock for so long. Just… so surprised.

Happy birthdayyyyy! 🙂

Every Guerlain powder I have ever tried has had fragrance. I know if you leave them open long enough, it dissipates, but they have them. I don’t notice it as much with the Les Voilettes powders, more so with Meteorites and their Terracotta ones.

Hi Mellan (♥♥,)

I was laughing to myself looking at this photo imagining the new addition to our family (a Bernese Mountain Dog rescue) wiping out your makeup pile with one swoop of the tail.. oh who am I kidding..she would romp right through it in her big daaawwwg fashion. No subtlety with her.

Haul: Where do I begin. I’ve been very very bad.

Weekend Plans: Harvest barley.. The weather network seems to want to screw with out plans 😛

TV Show: The final season of The Killing (former AMC show.. dropped once, picked back up, dropped a second time and then picked up by Netflix). I freaking love this show.. never understood why it wasn’t more popular. The finale had me bawling like a baby.

Just really watching a lot of Netflix programming: Orange is the New Black, The Fall, House of Cards, and Happy Valley. Netflix is the best under 10 bucks I ever spend in a month.

~Happy Long Weekend~

How big is she? Mellan is big to me, but he’s on the smaller side for a lab!

You can’t just say you’ve been bad but not share! You tease 😉

Berner: swell! What a great breed. Three of the four Swiss Mountain breeds have hit it big in the US, all except the Appenzeller. Entlebucher is more my size, but the coat and personality of the Berner are both gorgeous. Are you up to four, now? Envy Envy ….memories. So many great dogs, so little time.

But we really want to know how naughty you were.

Haul: I only bought Urban Decay Ink for Eyes pen liner because the Ulta I went to was out of the other things I wanted. There are like three other Ultas in town, but I didn’t feel like driving around.
Weekend Plans: Relax. I’ve had a really stressful week so all I want to do is lie in bed, read a book, and be lazy.
What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: True Detective and I’ve also been re-watching The Office (UK).

Haul: Dior mascara, Sephora nail polish in Obsessed, St. Tropez gradual tan lotion in light/medium, backups of my fav Oribe shampoo and conditioner, Urban Decay lipgloss in Midnight Cowboy (plus the 100 pt Smashbox primer sample which I’m pretty excited about trying!), and waiting for my Sleek order: Face Form kit in Light. Planning on picking up some Ardell 110 lashes, L’oreal liner pencil and liquid liner, a Nyx Wonderpencil and a couple Maybelline stick foundations for contouring.
Weekend plans: Going out on a dinner date with my ex-boyfriend who might become my current boyfriend (fingers crossed). On Sunday, we’re going to the state (Minnesota) fair which is a huge deal here, and I can’t wait to stuff my face with cheese curds, turkey legs, Big Fat Bacon(!), corn on the cob, etc.
What TV show can you not get enough of right now: House

Hope it works out with the ex(or not!) bf!!! 🙂 STATE FAIRS ARE EVERYTHING!!! I’m so jealous. I get to wait til Oct to stuff my piehole with bison cheeseburgers, funnel cakes, fresh apple cider and other yummy yummies! I’m dyiiing! 😀

Haul: MAC Taupe blush (Yay!) and Lorac Pro 2. I was planning the Taupe purchase, but Pro 2 was an impulse. I saw Noveau Cheap’s post about the deal to get it for $22 and I had it in my cart and purchased within five minutes. I swear my fingers were moving before my brain even caught up!

Weekend Plans: Date night with hubby tomorrow! Relax and do some cleaning and organizing Sunday or Monday. I figure since I have a long weekend I may as well make some constructive use out of it!

What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: Gosh… Well, me and hubby just finished watching all of the seasons of Scrubs, save for the last season. After the ending of the second to last season, I just do not see why they had to go on and make another one! We are still going between Netflix and Hulu trying to figure out what to watch next.

Love this week’s pic of Mellan! Don’t ya just love helpful pups?

Have a great date night, Nikki! Do you guys have a ritual for date night or does it change based on what’s going on? We always just have a fancier dinner out but nothing too special here!

Haul: Kat Von D. Studded Kiss Lipsticks in Lovecraft and Motorhead – unfortunately I bought after your review :/ -, Kat Von D. Everlasting Liquid Lipsticks in Lolita and Outlaw, Anastacia Dip Brow Pomade, MAC Painterly Paint Pot and more acrylic holders.
Weekend plans: I´ll enjoy the cold weather here in Brazil with lots of rest, movies, good food and wine
What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: Grey´s Anatomy. Still catching up.

If I had saw your review first I would skip this color. By the way, sorry for my awfull english, still learning. :/ I’m planning to buy Wolvesmouth, but I’ll definetely wait for your reviews, since I read that you will be reviewing more colors soon.

Haul: I had my birthday recently and was gifted the ysl couture palette in 5 (the purple one), a chanel rouge allure luminous intense lipstick in rouge noir, 4 nail polishes, a little hand carved wooden shell, the sephora bday beauty insider mufe duo, making faces by kevyn aucoin, a couple cute mugs, a burgundy cardigan with black polka dots, and a bottle of wine. Feeling very lucky and grateful.

Weekend Plans: Seeing a friend today, and hopefully swimming at some point this weekend.

What tv show can you not get enough of right now?: Definitely Buffy! Also, she’s my current makeup inspiration, with all those gorgeous taupe nail polishes and vampy lipsticks.

Haul: Lancome lipsticks in Coral Sand and Beige Silk, 3 Sally Hansen nail stickers 2 Maybelline nail polishes

Weekend Plans: a few party plans, many of the outdoor venues in NYC are closing for the fall so there are those options, but I’d like to just relax at home lol.

TV show: I’ve been rewatching Dawson’s Creek (its taking me back to HS) and USA Graceland and Covert Affairs.

Haul: Mac 217, Mac 224, Mac 219, Mac 168, Mac 239 (my second one!), Mac Deep Fixation eyeshadow, Mac Hidden Motive eyeshadow
Weekend plans: Going out to a new Italian restaurant tomorrow with my family! Then on Labor Day, going to my sister’s with the family too.
What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: All the magic shows! (Penn & Teller Fool Us, Wizard Wars, etc)

HAPPY WEEKEND TO ALL BEAUTIFUL SOULS! Mellan and cosmetics.. So lavish! Great picture! 🙂 Seinfeld was/is/and will always remain uniquely classic! I’m so thrilled you’re experiencing them in order, all of them!! So many of our daily references actually came from that show!
Are you enjoying it, how are both if you liking it together? Sweet products, btw.. 😉

Haul: OMG! My Fyrinnae UNICORN came in and it’s MAGICAL!! WOW.. Are all Fyrinnae products so good?! I’m really into ethereal themes and this is such a HG. I feel awesome having it, like blessed by a unicorn 😀 hehe! ^_^ MUG Vegas Lights palette, Oribe hair products, NARS Jardin Peru Eyeshafow duo, Tony Moly haul, MIZON haul, Cure Natural Gel Exfoliator, Dr. jart’s Ceramidin, Skinceuticals phyto botanic serum, Pixi haul, vitamins, books, Urban outfitters Haul, and I think that’s it… With so much going on, it’s hard to keep straight!

Weekend plans: Reading, hopefully receiving more packages, and I’m going to watch a movie or two.

What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: The Bachelor in Paradise & SYTYCD!

Anybody have thoughts pertaining to the book versus movie of Divergent? I’d love to hear it!

Christina, do you personally have awards for being so outstanding on both character and work? I’m curious.. 🙂

Oh, and I don’t know how to answer many questions like what would I suggest.. Because I don’t know what the hypothetical person is like, and different products, brands, are more suitable for specific demographics of skin & makeup, so I keep silent as well not to persuade the wrong thing for one totally best with something much different.. May I please request a detailed report of what we’d refer for? (I hope that makes sense) YAY! I got a UNICORN! I’m sooo excited!! (I’ve had a unicorn obsession all my life) <3 Lotus & LOVE TO ALL!

My husband loves Seinfeld and has seen all the episodes a bajillion times, but this is my first time seeing it in order (I’ve seen some episodes)! 🙂 I don’t think I have too many awards!

Fyrinnae does a lot of very cool shades! I prefer their pressed stuff, just because it’s wayyy easier for me to use, but their loose eyeshadows are gorgeous as well (just make sure to grab Pixie Epoxy).

Request noted! 🙂

Have a great weekend!

Well then, I’m stoked that you’re getting to watch it from the beginning! It’s true history! 😉 😀 Pressed, yes… Oh, I long to determine if just having their shadows would have been enough… I stopped, Unicorn makes me happy! 🙂 I still haven’t opened my MUG palette! Yay! You have a wonderful weekend as well and enjoy every episode! I did! 🙂 Loving cuddles to Mellan <3

Is the pixie epoxy necessary for pressed shadows?

Happy long weekend, lovely (If you’re in the US!)! I did read the Divergent books before the movie (well, Allegiant was published after the movie was announced) and I think it was pretty faithful to the book. I was disappointed there was no chasm (or no water beneath it rather), the way they did Al’s death and especially how they didn’t really develop Al and Christina’s relationship in the movie. Other than that, I think Shailene and Theo played a great Tris and Four. I was very skeptical about that casting, but they pulled it off. And Kate Winslet was brilliant, of course (LOVE HER!). I didn’t see it in theaters because I kept hearing mixed reviews about it and I’m kinda glad. While it was close to the books, the book beats the movie/series almost every time and this was not an exception. Oh, I also imagined the Dauntless cave to be so much more rad. So rock and roll. lol

Happy long weekend to you, SWEET MADDIE! 🙂 I can agree with you about the dauntless, though this is a dystopian society we’re talking about, so rock n roll are most likely banned. I saw the movie first, which was nice because it set the characters in my mind and set the backstory, which the beginning of the book doesn’t do as clearly in my opinion. I loved the movie and I applaud Theo James (Four/Tobias) & Shailene Woodley for wonderful adaptation! Totally agree! But I like the Eric in the movie better. He’s described soooooooooo differently in the book, and quite frankly I enjoyed looking at the other one more. Haha.. Let’s back get to Theo.. In the book, there was SO much more involved with his story as well as Tris and His story together, like the affectionate moments, which were nice because it showed the slow pace instead of jumping like in the movie, but what do you think was more effective in the differences, like the simulations being different from movie & book, as well as so much more.. I LOVED the book. I just wonder why so much altered, and did they have permission? That’s why the book is better! The descriptions of people so different though!!! Oftentimes I think they skeet and change the unnecessary and keep with things that aren’t as important to showcase I the film.. Like the colors. The divergent makeup thing, yeah I’m bitter I didn’t grab it, but it was a flop. Lastly, Tris is supposed to be meek, tiny, plain.. Shailene is beautiful, 5’8″ and though she’s great to watch as well as the chemistry with the others.. She seemed the attracting point to get people to see it.. In my opinion. I do love her though, as a person, apparently she’s like an honest Amity & Abnegation.. So wise beyond her years from a kick ass hippie home. I respect her and I could watch Theo James and listen to his accent EVERYDAY.. I’m such a cougar, lol. Are you excited for the rest of the movies? (Kate Winslet IS amazing. Was she pregnant in the movie? I kept thinking, “wear mascara,” but she always does her roles 100%. I was surprised to find her in the movie, pleased as well! I just watched The Other Woman last night and I expect yes more because the concept was great but they didn’t go THERE. OMG I’m writing a book. $22 for Lorac pro 2.., let’s be happy for those who found that deal as we also will find deals at times that others miss.. But I feel you. I have way too much stuff and I want to do makeup exchanges or sales but my mind gets confused by easy things. I wish @Christine would be able to open a safe place within Temptalia for us to do so. I don’t trust MUE, MUA STOPPED… eBay seems a hassle.. I don’t want to die a hoarder! I don’t even use it all, or even a handful! What I’ve used is barely touched minus some I obviously loved at a place in time but I think I would feel safe here. 😀 Enjoy my book, sorry lovely, and have a radiant day! 🙂

I KNOW!!! Theo was SO different from the Four in the book, but not in a bad way… HEHE! OMG DROOL HE’S SO YUM. Same with Tris. Shailene is not the actress I expected to play Tris, but she is just so badass! It could all be for show, but I think Shailene and Jennifer Lawrence are two of the realest actresses out there, I can’t get enough of them! I love the way they did the simulations! I just hated that they were shorter (like the aptitude ones were shorter than the book).

Haul: just Giorgio Armani Fluid Sheer in #9.
Weekend: not sure yet.
Photo of Mellan is precious. He looks like he can’t decide what to try next.

Haul… Nars nail polish in Dark Room, Chanel Vernis in Dragon, TF quad in Silvered Topaz, and CeraVe cleanser and night cream as backups. Oh yeah… Also got Nars Night Flight. And Callisto, but returned it, was just to icy to me.
Plans? Just organizing my closet.
I don’t watch TV. Still reading The Magic Mountain.

Haul: I just placed a modified MAC order; I grabbed Pink Cult, Taupe, Next To Skin, & Animal Instincts blushes-I had a few more items in there, but they’re all permanent, so I can wait… I also ordered some random brushes & a Real Techniques brush set off Amazon, along with a random concealer palette (to get free shipping, LOL!). I found NARS Belly Dance & MAC Taupe Shape on eBay, so I grabbed those, too…

Plans: Going to a mall, and getting my little one new shoes for school (she wore her Crocs all Summer, so i put off shoe shopping. Also, if we find anything she can pull off as a “uniform”; fortunately, her school os pretty flexible, and as long as it’s a white or blue top & blue bottoms, she’s good! I also want to find UD Naked2 Basics in-store.

TV Show: I’ve been catching up on reruns of The Middle; it never caught my interest over the last few seasons, but now that I’ve discovered it, I can’t stop watching! My real guilty pleasure, currently, os Dance Moms, though…

I even had a few eBay offers on my watchlist, just in case, LOL! I *almost* went ahead and bought them from one seller earlier in the week, but I’m glad I waited. They would have been around $30 each, which isn’t too bad, but the $20-ish I saved can go toward something else!

Haul: Er, (sheepishly) I ended up getting one of the new YSL eyeshadows (Love, I believe its called)and a dessin du regard waterproof eye liner, also by YSL, in Violet masse. Also received an order yesterday with some Jack Black moisturiser and some sunscreen for hubby (as he’s just had a nasty skin cancer removed from behind his ear, so now there’s no excuse for not putting sunscreen on!! Naughty boy.) plus 2 cle de peau lip glosses .
Weekend plans: Going out to dinner tonight at my brother in laws .
The TV show I can’t get enough of,well there are so many: Frasier is one, The Mentalist and an English comedy quiz show called QI. Thats for starters….

okay, I was so excited about this haul that I just have to share (which I don’t usually do):

Haul: 2 Kat Von D eyeliner sets – Triple Threat tattoo liners and Starry Eyes (10 colors) for $6.99 each!
Plans: get-togethers with friends and family; trying out new eyeliner 😀
TV: Project Runway

Sweet Mellan!

Haul, I ordered Sleek Arabian Nights and I have forgotten the name, Vintage something, and the RT version of the beautyblender earlier today.
I got some eyeshadows from MG earlier this week, Rockstar was one of them, and i think Beaches and Cream, Mermaid and Cinderella. I now have 9 MG eyeshadows, and I like all of them. I went against myself a bit with Mermaid,not a colour I generally go for, but it’s fun, I like it and I wore it today. Very summer-y.
Weekend plans relaxing and maybe clean the flat a bit.
TV show. I’m waiting for the shows to come back on, Now I just watch random episodes of reruns.

Haul: Burberry Lip covers in oxblood and English Rose, Lancome quint in Gris Fatale, Lorac PRO 2, Elizabeth Arden 8 hour cream, Kevyn Aucoin The Creamy Glow Duo, Too Faced Bulletproof in Mink, Mac Teddy and Metropolis eyeliners, Mac Midnight Sky nail polish, UD Ether eyeliner.

Weekend plans: Eating!

What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: The Americans and Orphan Black.

Haul: Nothing, yet. I have enough empties for 2 MAC lipsticks, so tomorrow I will be getting Flat Out Fabulous and Captive. If the counter has the lip palettes then I might get the Select Plums one, which then I would get Dark Side instead of Captive since it’s a part of the palette. Will be getting 35 lashes, too, cuz I’m obsessed with them.

Weekend plans: Fam time at the Italian Festival! Can’t wait for sausage and peppers, and lemon ice. Yum!!!

What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: I can watch Friends anytime it’s on! I just don’t get into many of the current sitcoms. Lately, when I see Full House is on, I will stop and watch. The big one, at the moment, Simpsons!! I don’t know why there’s a marathon station of it, but I’m ok with it.

OMG I was hoping to see a picture of Mellan with some of your stash!! I love it!!

This weeks haul – This week I scored Allure’s Fall 2014 Beauty Box!!! WOOT! Been trying to get one for a couple years now and always missed out. Other items – LORAC Skinny Nude palette and NeoStrata Resurfacing Ultra Smoothing Lotion.
Weekend plans – I’m working most of the weekend, but Sunday I plan to do a little cleaning and a lot more relaxing, lol.
What TV show can I not get enough of? The Knick on Cinemax. The characters have many layers and I love the medical aspect of the show.

Haul: Urban Decay Naked 2 Basics, Zoya India, and Milani Violet Volt.

Weekend Plans: Not sure yet. One of the days will be spent doing homework, I know that much…and probably watching T.V.

What T.V. show can you not get enough of right now?: An anime called InuYasha. I decided to do a rewatch of the entire series (all 7 seasons) and it’s been a great big nostalgia trip. 🙂

-All three Artificially Wild blushes
-Naked 2 Basics
-Jordana 12 Hour Made to Last Liquid Eyeliner Pencils in Black Pointe, Charcoal Definition and Espresso Last (these eyeliner are GEMS), and at this very moment deciding to jump the gun on Nars Audacious Lipsticks in Liv and Deborah (Liv sold out on the NARS website, DOMINIQUE SOLD OUT ON BOTH NARS.COM AND BARNEYS SO I’M FREAKING OUT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!)
Weekend plans: Going camping. Boyfriend’s idea. The joy. Pray for me. I don’t want to get mauled by anything. I don’t want to get the West Nile virus or chikungunya.
What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: GREY’S ANATOMY!!! I watched episodes here and there but never religiously. I decided to catch up from the beginning during my summer break from school, and I’M SO DAMN HOOKED. Currently finishing up season 5!

Haul: This is over the last two months but it will still probably kill me to see it written down in one place.
Inglot shadows: 397, 46, 319, 487, 113r, 118r, and 111r
Nyx butter glosses cupcake and strawberry parfait
Nars dual intensity shadow phoebe
maybelline super stay 24 colour in continuous coral and one more I can’t find right now
Burberry eyeshadow: antique rose and rosewood
Guerlain rouge g in Georgia my first one!
Mac love cloud and full of joy blushes
Dior addict fluid stick in tiny pink
Occ stained gloss in aurora
Urban decay bordello shadow
Mac hidden motive eye shadow
Nyx lip gloss in beautiful
Maybelline elixir in caramel infused and one of the limited edition summer colours
Maybelline colour tattoo in vintage plum
Mac chatterbox lipstick
Look ny brow/ liner brush
Too faced country palette
It cosmetics bye bye undereye concealer
Inglot fusion blush and illuminator 202 and 204
Maybelline dream pure bb – the new one in light
Thebalm Cindy loumanizer
Elf eyeshadow primer
Too faced lip insurance
Urban decay rush lip liner
Nars charade duo
Chanel les beiges healthy glow
Luckily I had a lot of gift cards and store credits but still…no buy until December except a new guerlain palette with shoppers points once I have enough

Weekend plans: visit my parents at their summer place, celebrate my father in laws birthday, attend an education rally as the teachers in my province are on strike and keeping my fingers crossed they reach a settlement so I can go back to work.

What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: Big brother…even though all of my favs are gone

LOL, I love how Mellan seems to be saying ‘You what me to organise and shelve *what*?!’

Haul: if presents from my lovely mummy count, then I have two more purple treasures – an OPI polish and a Maybelline Color Elixir! ^_^ Although I did get the email that the MUG blushes are back in stock, so…

Weekend Plans: deadlines, what else? There have been SO MANY of those in the last week. I even had to miss ballet today to get things through! T_T

TV show: Er, our TV hasn’t been tuned in 5 years… 😛 If YouTube channels count, Gronkh is doing a hilarious Grim Tales livestream playthrough at the moment, LOL!

Haul: I had some time off, what is not good for my wallet. I was tempted to buy a Tom Ford quad, but was really disappointed, because they looked a bit “dirty” and not as lovely as on the homepage. Then I decided to buy some Bobbi Brown products after a really nice time at the counter (Cream Shadow in Slate, Creamy Lip Color in Blue Raspberry, Black Mauve Gel Eyeliner, Sparkle Shadow in Pebble (lovely) and Ultra Fine Eye Liner brush) and Chanel Le Beiges Healty Glow Sheer Powder.

Weekend plans: Travelling back home from a business trip, doing laundary

What TV show can you not get enough of right now?: Big Bang Theory and Gilmore Girls

Was Mellan helping you organizing your products or did he protect them?

Happy you found some products that interested you, Nicole! 🙂

Haha, he’s probably more just a distraction than anything else!

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