DIY Mother’s Day Treats

  Last minute Mother’s Day gifts do not have to cost a lot of money. Rather than paying extra for a late reservation or booking an expensive appointment at the spa, consider trying a DIY approach this year! Pampering Mom yourself can be an excellent opportunity to focus all of your attention on her. Sleuthing…

Taylor Swift Fragrance Trio

Wonderstruck, Wonderstruck Enchanted and Taylor by Taylor Swift – three very different scents packaged in bottles that fit perfectly in most handbags and evening bags. I received this set as a gift and I would not have likely picked this up on my own. Surprise gifts are what I enjoy most about the holiday gift-giving…

Fair Weather Winter Brights

Unseasonably warm – a typical Canadian winter this is not… December is right around the corner and we are still experiencing warmer weather – the only snowflakes to be seen are of the macrame variety – sold at your local Christmas bazaar. I recently picked up the December 2015 edition of InStyle magazine as I…

Cheaper Thrills – NYX Butter Lipstick

Lipstick doesn’t have to cost much to feel glamorous – NYX Butter Lipstick is the perfect example of inexpensive luxury – a high value product with an affordable price tag. As a cheaper thrill you can buy these little pick-me-ups in as many colours as you would like –  warning – there are 22 different…

White Eyeliner – Cosmetics Bag Staple

White Eyeliner is definitely a cosmetics bag must-have – equally as deserving of precious make up bag real estate as the iconic black pencil. Versatility is really important when selecting foundation items for your beauty kit – products that can serve more than one function will save on space and can also save you money.…