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MY (NEW) CRUELTY-FREE BEAUTY ROUTINE (VLOG)

Posted 10/20/2019

 

 

 

 

 

I love beauty rituals and self care - but at the same time love to choose ethical responsible products such as cruelty-free brands. Find more about my latest experience in the video above!I love beauty rituals and self care - but at the same time love to choose ethical responsible products such as cruelty-free brands. Find more about my latest experience in the video above!

 

Good morning  everyone, how are you? I slept in today, then we had a wonderful brunch and now it is time to share my vlog like every Sunday hehe! This week I talk about a topic that is on my mind for a long time. You know that I like to use makeup and skin care a lot, but honestly I can't take it anymore that still in year 2019 brands test on animals. This is so cruel and nasty and is technically not required anymore in any way, except that it is the cheapest way for brands to test new products - but at what price? So I decided to dig into this topic, find new, cruelty-free products and have tested some for you to talk about quality, results, comparison to my formerly used products... I hope you like the video.

If you once start looking for cruelty-free beauty products it becomes easily your focus, so e. g. tomorrow I have to replace our face cleanser at home and instinctively have chosen a cruelty-free product to purchase now. Once you open your eyes you'll find a lot of them, even if the popular, well-known brands are still the ones testing on animals. I hope, young brands with ethical responsibility take over the beauty world :-)

 

With this being said, I also link for you the cruelty-free products I have tested in the video below, and some other too, of course only those that convinced me. Maybe you like to switch your beauty routine as well?

I wish you all a happy Sunday and smooth start of the new week :-)

 

I link you the products below, for different countries, so you can find them easily. I never thought NYX would convince me but their quality is truly outstanding and I'll add more of them to my make up essentials! / ad links (no paid promotion)I link you the products below, for different countries, so you can find them easily. I never thought NYX would convince me but their quality is truly outstanding and I'll add more of them to my make up essentials! / ad links (no paid promotion)

 

CRUELTY FREE BEAUTY / MAKE UP PRODUCTS I USE (SHOWN IN THE VIDEO)

 

 

 

A #throwback snap: Me, 10 years old, animal lover all my life <3<3<3A #throwback snap: Me, 10 years old, animal lover all my life <3<3<3

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AUTUMN SUNSETS

Posted 10/16/2019

 

I am back on a Wednesday - and now more often back with "usual" blog posts (not only vlogs) :-)I am back on a Wednesday - and now more often back with "usual" blog posts (not only vlogs) :-)

Magical nights in October: I don#t like rain, I don't like cold and autumn storms, but I like this: Dramatical sunsets in North Germany!Magical nights in October: I don#t like rain, I don't like cold and autumn storms, but I like this: Dramatical sunsets in North Germany!

I take my photos with THIS camera, THIS lens and THIS tripod. (AdLinks)

 

 

Hi everybody, this time on a Wednesday hehe! I hope to get used to blogging more than once a week again now, I really missed it!

Autumn is here in full bloom – from endless rainy cold windy days to golden October sparkles and a few days ago this sunset magic surprised me when I was at my parents, completely distracted doing laundry (very glamorous, I know!). A slight look outside the window of the facility room and I could not resist to grab my camera and enjoy this magic for the next half an hour outside… how beautiful life in this world can be!

 

I always thought I was the summer-vibes-all-year girl, living in a bikini and never ever tired of too much sun and warmth… usually, I stay by the Mediterranean (the southern part!) in July and August and never do I complain about heat or lack of shadow but this year I realize that I seem to get used to the seasons and its changes and try to enjoy (not only: take) them. Maybe this is somehow an obligation now since I spend so much more time here in Germany?

I told you weeks/months ago about my next winter stay southern, I was so much looking forwards to it, but last week had to make a turnaround decision to skip it this year because of my parents’ current health status. My gut feeling decided to stay here, to be there for them if they need me, hopefully they don’t but you never know and I feel much better knowing that I am 300 kilometers away from them instead of 2500 km.

I am very very lucky that I can work from different places, get used to new work spaces quickly and that I am able to put family first if needed, not giving up my career, but acting from the position of being able to work 24/7 (and doing it most of the time) and therefore squeezing in a few hours of family time whenever I feel like it. This is my little reward for all the Saturday nights and Sundays Ralf and me work all day/night!

At the moment, since I am back in Hamburg, I try out different “most productive” work periods – like now, a super early post, or mid-day, or late afternoon or at night… I just play with it to find out what will work out best for me the upcoming busy Christmas season. Since I recently joined the YouTube game now more ambitiously, it has changed a lot in my usual routines. But don’t worry, next to autumn sunsets in North Germany you’ll still find a loooot of summertime-related vlogs from the Mediterranean in my playlist!

Now coffee and breakfast are awaiting me, after trying out to blog at 6 .am., certainly for the first time in my life or at least in years haha! Have a nice day! <3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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FOLLOW ME AROUND MY LIFE IN GERMANY

Posted 10/13/2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

Just some snaps of this week: At my parents' in the countryside where Ralf surprised me...Just some snaps of this week: At my parents' in the countryside where Ralf surprised me...

 

Hi everybody and welcome back to my blog! :-) This week was rather uneventful, I went to my parents to care a bit for my mum - at the moment they are facing some health issues, so I always try to help them whenever I can (a natural habit towards your parents, isn't?). Anyway, I wanted to film a new vlog in "follow me around" style and even though not that much exciting happened I filmed one, together with Ralf who surprised me at my parents'. We could take some time for us two, went to the gym, had a spa day and Friday we returned back to Hamburg and filmed all the way back home with two stops for shopping along the way. It felt so good for me to have a little bit distraction after this week!

Filming vlogs is so much fun, beside the fact that it consumes a lot of time to make it, but I like it a lot and hope, you guys too! I now have a full vlog playlist on YouTube, beginning in 2016 LOL that you can find HERE if you are looking for a YouTube/video night. To me, watching YouTube videos is my favorite night activity right now, I like discovering new channels and how different we all create content in our own style.

Now Ralf came to me with the rest of his Birthday cake, so we'll enjoy this now. Hugs and kisses <3 <3 <3

 

 

 

... to Ikea shopping and Swedish lunch ;-)... to Ikea shopping and Swedish lunch ;-)

..ideas for a living room update (future project, though!)..ideas for a living room update (future project, though!)

... and the accessories section where I ALWAYS find something! (anyone not?)... and the accessories section where I ALWAYS find something! (anyone not?)

I always take care to schedule some time for workouts, no matter how busy my weeks are. 20 minutes on the treadmill followed by a few exercises, that' keeps me in balance :-)I always take care to schedule some time for workouts, no matter how busy my weeks are. 20 minutes on the treadmill followed by a few exercises, that' keeps me in balance :-)

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