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Happy Birthday To Me!

I don't make a big fuss about my birthday anymore. Years ago I used to tear it up in Lights and still couldda gone work de next day. Now de ole bones don't recover like they used to. Mind you, I have no problem with aging...evasince I was a teenager I wanted a full head of Shimmer-Lights-tinted grey hair like the iconic Auntie Marvo Manning.

Since we started this blog, giving back has been a key feature. We appreciate your support and we want to show that appreciation as often as we can. Now, de funds don't always allow especially wid Brudda Chris taxing evating but we still try...and my birthday is another occasion for me to show gratitude.

2014 Birthday Giveaway - www.modenmakeup.com
2014 Giveaway

To check out last year's blog prize read this post.

And y'all caan get leff out dis year neida!

2016 Birthday Giveaway - www.modenmakeup.com

Prize includes:
How to enter:

1. Subscribe to this blog by entering your email address in the box under 'Keep In De Do'. We check.
2. Comment below stating what's your favourite locally made product (personal care, craft, food, art...whatever). Once it #frombouthay #rep246

Competition open to residents of Barbados only.
The winner will be chosen using random.org. The give-away ends October 10th at midnight.

Good luck!

p.s. the next blog giveaway will happen when we've reached 200,000 views so please share our content with your friends :) Uh beg yuh!

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