The Last Minute Gift Guide

If you’re like me then you probably haven’t started your Christmas shopping yet. Well actually that’s not true, I’ve bought a Mrs Potato Head toy but that’s about it. No need to panic though, this year my holiday gift guide is made for the last minute shopper! And seeing as we have no time to waste, let’s dive right in…… Continue reading

Holiday Party Bag Essentials


With holiday party season in full swing, it’s always handy to have a few beauty essentials that will take your 9-5 look into party mode without much fuss. I have two criteria for what makes a good party bag essential; 1. it needs to be quick and hassle free 2. it needs to be small so I can fit it into my small bag. Here are six (+ an honourable mention) that I’ve been loving recently! Continue reading

Hydrating Lip Balms

One of the things that I love about living in Canada are the seasons and weather-wise we really do get one extreme to another so I’m always on the hunt for a good lip balm especially once the cold weather starts. I’ve got a couple tried and true options and three newer lip balms that I’ve been testing out recently, let’s start with those! Continue reading

FabFitFun Fall Box Review


Aaaaand I’m back! As I’ve sat down to write this post, it’s come to my attention that I haven’t posted in 24 days which is neglectful to say the least. Although maybe some of you were grateful for the break, ha! Let’s all ease back in with a review of the Fall FabFitFun box.

If FFF is new to you, it’s a subscription service box that is delivered quarterly and contains an array of seasonal items – fashion, beauty, fitness & lifestyle. I personally enjoy the boxes because: Continue reading


There’s a new loose powder on the beauty scene….sorry WOWder not powder. It’s from Glossier and normally I wouldn’t bother with a loose powder (for many reasons) but I’ve also been enjoying so many of the brand’s products that I decided to give it a go.

You can order it with the cute pink handled brush or just the powder alone. It was tempting to get the combo set but I really don’t need any more brushes so I just went for the powder alone which sells for a very reasonable $27 CAD. I got the shade Light/Medium (it only comes in 3 options) and it blends in seamlessly with my skin. Continue reading