April Favourites

How is it the end of April already? I feel like Christmas wasn’t that many days ago. Tomorrow we welcome May, which for me starts off a marathon of family birthdays — starting with my niece’s on 11th! I can’t…

April Playlist

“It’s Tricky”, RUN-DMC. I’ll be honest. I watch Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timerlake’s Histories of Rap a lot — like a lot. And let’s be honest, who doesn’t love RUN-DMC? “That’s All (ft. Don Thompson)”, Diana Panton. My brother introduced…

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April Birchbox Unboxing

I got my April Birchbox yesterday, so today I thought I would share the contents with you. For those who are unaware, Birchbox is a monthly beauty subscription service that sends you 4-5 samples of beauty products tailored to your…

Bright Toes

Although I’ve fancied neutrals and pastels on my nails, this month I’ve loved brights on my toes. I looked through my whole collection and picked out four of my favourites — from blue to pink to purple to red. Essie,…

BBQ and Mustard Chicken

I’ve been trying really hard lately to make dinner at home. I really do love to cook, but sometimes my motivation to clean can be pretty low it’s because I’m short on time or the kitchen isn’t clean. On those…

Top 5 Books to Get You Out of A Reading Rut

I had my last exam on Tuesday and I’m now¬†done with school for four months (do you hear those angels singing too?). After months of memorizing facts and Italian verbs, I am reading to read and read without any guilt.…

Favourite Lip Balms

This past weekend, on our Sephora¬†trip, my sister-in-law, handed me a present — my favourite lip balm that I haven’t been able to find for over a year. I was so happy to have it in my life again. It…

Skin Care Extras

Now that you’ve seen my morning and evening skin care routines, I thought I would share the extra bits. I don’t use these on a regular basis, but when needed, these are my favourites masks and treatments. The Body Shop,…

Sephora VIB Sale Haul

After spending days and days trying to decide what to buy with my 15%, I headed to the homeland on Saturday and picked up some goodies. I’m so glad that my sister-in-law loves makeup as much as me and indulged…

I Know That You’re a Sucker for Anything Acoustic

What is it about the acoustic guitar that makes a song sound so different, and really if we’re being honest, so much better? When I was thirteen, I really got into music. I started to expand my tastes from the…

Sephora VIB Sale Wishlist

With Sephora’s VIB sale finally here (VIB and VIB Rouge members get 15%), my online shopping cart has been filled and emptied over and over as I try to decide what to get. I thought I would share my list…