MondayMusings: Customer Disservice

A.K.A. The Occasional Woes of Online Shopping

Happy Monday, all… sorta. I could say I have a bone to pick, but that would imply that I can get a hold of said bone.

There is a hashtag going around the Interwebs known as #youtubemademebuyit and it can be found on blog posts, YouTube videos, Instagram or Twitter feeds. You name it. This type of tag can work both ways. It can be one of those, “YAY! I finally got my hands on [insert product here] that everyone’s been talking about!” or “BOO! What was with all the hype of [insert product here]?” Alas, my share today is leaning towards the BOO side of things.

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MondayMusings: Under the Influenster

A.K.A. Trying Out Stuff and Thangs –> John Frieda Product Review


I came across influenster while watching some beauty bloggers on YouTube. The gist is that you fill out a profile of products and services that interest you and you can be eligible to receive free products from various companies in exchange for an honest review. More product reviews translate to more opportunities to avail of free products.

At first, I thought only bloggers with an established follower count would qualify to get such goodies. Then I got an email that put a smile on my face. My first voxbox is of John Frieda hair care!

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