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Things That Make Me Happy, Lately

I don’t know if I am in an appropriate emotional state to blog right now, but I’m going to give it a go. You see… I’ve just watched the final episode of Game of Thrones season 6.

If you watch it, you will understand I am having emotions right now. And possibly weeping openly while wrapped in a blanket on my couch. These things happen. I immediately consulted entertainment blogs afterward to console myself and pretend that a certain character is fine and to read any news on the next season.

In the meantime, I am going to share some things that are making me happy, lately.

Veggie Burgers:

We went to Drop Squad Kitchen, an all vegan restaurant near us, for Fourth of July and the burger there was great. I won’t say no to a good veggie burger. They had a nice chargrilled taste, like they were fresh off a grill. Also came with kale salad, potato salad, and sweet potato chips.

Lush Henna:

I tried Lush henna for my hair, and I didn’t come out looking like the Little Mermaid! Although, secretly, I would like to. I have been looking for a vegan-friendly hair dye, and decided to try Lush’s. I used the Caca Rouge, which is supposed to be red, but over my brown hair, it gave it a reddish tint, and showed up brighter on highlighted bits.

They are not kidding when they say this stuff is messy, though. We had to sweep and mop afterward, and next time I will be enlisting Greg’s help, because it is hard to put on by yourself. He ended up helping me halfway through.

Here’s what it looks like before you melt it:

I just watched the instructional video on their website, and I would like to try again to try to get mine to look the same as hers when she mixed it. I think I made mine a little thick.

Shopping Find:

Speaking of vegan stuff, I found this faux leather jacket during Urban Outfitters’ extra 30% sale. I feel kinda like I should use it to hunt vampires or something. I couldn’t find the exact, but there is a similar one here.

TV Show:
Obviously, Game of Thrones. I’m going to need to recover from that last episode. I’ll be in my bunk.

Is it weird that I want to see more of Iwan Rheon, because he is fascinating to watch act, but I want someone to push his character off a cliff?

What have you been watching, lately?

9 thoughts on “Things That Make Me Happy, Lately

  1. Mmm that burger looks amazing!! And so do those sweet potato chips! Yum! I absolutely love that jacket on you, it is so cute. And on sale? Score! I watch so many TV shows, you would be appalled.


  2. Ooooh…that jacket was definitely a great find! I'm so far from the in-crowd when it comes to tv. You want to know what I'm watching? The Voice (Australian version). I've recorded True Detective (2nd season). I read too much. Wait, one can never read too much. But, my reading definitely interferes with my watching.


  3. I feel like the only person who doesn't watch GoT, but even without watching it I feel like I kind of know what goes on just from hearing everyone talk about it, haha. I loooove the new jacket you picked up and that veggie burger looks amazing!


  4. That veggie burger looks excellent! I love Lush and I've seen their henna before, but I've never attempted to try it. It's good that you had a decent experience with it! My summer is filled with catching up on shows, I just finished watching Bloodline so now I'm looking for something new to watch.


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