Kisses of History

Back in November I recieved what is my new favourite lipstick: Victory Red 1941. According to Besame, the shade is meant to replicate the colour red the Ladies in the Armed Forces wore to compliment their uniform. I’ve worn this shade almost religiously as it’s my favourite shade that I own from them. At work, […]

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Aqua Yoga: How does that Work?

In short: quite well actually. What exactly is Aqua Yoga? It’s just as it sounds. Yoga in the water. Fancy this, doing Yoga, but with something so delicate yet supportive. It’s so peaceful and a wonderful way to find focus and harmony. I love the concept of active stretching, which Yoga gives you. As a […]

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High Heels, Red Dress

Once again I have stumbled upon a Calvin Klein dress I couldn’t live without. This must be what Carrie Bradshaw felt like every time she found a new pair of Manolo’s. But in any case, allow me to introduce you to my, Little Red Dress. Red is not as slimming as black, at least not […]

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French-Italian Onion Soup

This is certainly not your Traditional French Onion Soup. It has a slight Italian twist to it; and by twist I mean the wine and bread. This is soup is phenomenal for rainy days, winter days, bad days, good days, any kind of day. I love French onion soup, but I often find it hard […]

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Online Thrifting for Beginners

Thrifting can be daunting. It’s a fact of life like how your dryer will eat your socks and in exchange give you a new Tupperware lid. But sometimes, online thrifting can be a great way to ease in, or at the very least, something to branch out into. Welcome the future where thrifting is designed […]

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Creamy Vegan Mushroom Risotto

This is my ultimate vegan comfort dish. It’s rich, hearty, warm and 100% delicious. This is one of my go to dishes because it’s easy and I always have the ingredients for it in my pantry. And this only needs one pan, so clean up and preparation is easy. This recipe makes 3 servings. If […]

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A Timeless Shape with a Fun Print.

This is my go to sundress. I found it at Nordstrom Rack amongst all the pretty things. I had been wanting a dress of this shape since seeing one like it draped over a chifferobe door on Pinterest. The fabric is a — which makes it extra flowy and twirly. But also, a comfortable material […]

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Antique Coin Brooch: I Found the Origins of the Coin!

I was way off with my hypothesis, but that’s to be expected as I had no real evidence that suggested it was from the Byzantine Empire or Ottoman Empire. I just found a coin with similarities. But the Order was originally founded in Jerusalem, so I’m not completely far off, same region, just off by […]

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I Never Thought to Watch the Flowers Bloom

After my stop to smell the roses phenomenon, I have been slowly enjoying the little things in life. I am also a believer in everything happens for a reason, so allow me to take you with me. After work, I set off to Trader Joe’s to get blackberries, milk and flowers. Leaving work, and driving […]

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