November 2015 – The Minted Blog

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by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY |

We’ve all made beauty mistakes in the past. At least I hope I am not the only one ;). I see teenagers getting their brows on fleek and their contouring perfect and I think “NO!”. Being bad at makeup is … Continued


by Kate | posted in: BLOGGER LOVE, BLOGGING |

It’s been a little while since my last Blogger Love post, so I thought it was time to share more love around! This Blogger Love Edition is concentrating on those who are a whizz with photography and filming. More Than … Continued

by Kate | posted in: LIFESTYLE, PERSONAL |

Because I am currently travelling and I’m unable to give presents to my loved ones, here is a present to my Mum. I see a lot of myself in my mum. Mum is where I get my creativity from. She … Continued

by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, GROOMING |

When you’re on the road and staying mainly in hostels, it can be quite difficult to get some relaxation time. We decided to take a little break and stay in an Air BnB, and it turns out we have bath … Continued

Bath, beauty

by Kate | posted in: LIFESTYLE, PERSONAL |

Well, I’ve certainly upped my reading game since travelling (and what a treat it is!). Reading makes me feel more creative and lets me escape (which is silly considering I am overseas but, well, you know). Here are the books … Continued

life, reading

by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, HAIR |

I’ve been seeing the glitter roots trend all over my YouTube and popping up over Instagram, and I have to say, I kinda like it! A clever new way to hide incoming dark roots simply by mixing glitter with hair … Continued

beauty, hair

by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, HAIR, PERSONAL |

When I turned 26, and life got a little more adult-y (who am I kidding, it’s pretty much the same), I discovered a grey hair. No big deal. I will just pluck that bad boy out and pretend nothing happened. … Continued

beauty, hair, life

by Kate | posted in: BEAUTY, HAIR |

Since about one year before I began my travels, I was set on dying my hair brunette. I convinced myself I would love it and it would make life easier for travel. While it certainly saved a lot of time and … Continued


by Kate | posted in: LIFESTYLE, PERSONAL |

At 16 years old, I was a huge fan of The Girls Next Door series on E!. If you aren’t familiar, The Girls Next Door was a series that began in 2005, following the iconic Hugh Hefner’s three blonde girlfriends … Continued

books, life

by Kate | posted in: BLOGGING |

Beautiful. Worthy. #Goals. VS Miserable. Lonely. Scared. Lost. Recently, the article about Essena O’Neill caught my eye. If you hadn’t read/watched her video yet, I suggest you do. It is eye opening for some, but as a person who is … Continued

life, social media