A Culinary Tour of A Game of Thrones

A Culinary Tour of A Game of Thrones

I’m a fan of the series – both in its published and televised form – and since I love to cook, coming across GoT-inspired recipes is such a treat! Here are just some of my favorites… Have breakfast in Braavos with crispy-fried sardines, chunks of bread dipped in the pepper oil, and watered wine. “She … Continue reading

Glossybox Limited Edition Earth Day Box

Glossybox Limited Edition Earth Day Box

  If you’re not checking into a luxury hotel anytime soon, no problem: The James Hotel and GlossyBox teamed up on a product that brings five-star quality right to your doorstep. In honor of Earth Day, The James Hotel and GlossyBox collaborated on an environmentally friendly beauty loot offering. GlossyBox, a subscription service that sends … Continue reading

Mini-Haul: Shu Uemura Perfect Poreless Set

Mini-Haul: Shu Uemura Perfect Poreless Set

I’ve been using this set for a few days now and so far, I’m liking it – so much that I’m considering getting another set! This travel/sample sized set would normally set you back by about PHP2,500, but it’s currently priced at PHP750 – a 70% discount – courtesy of Taste Central. I’m loving the … Continue reading

Review: ModelCo Cheek and Lip Tint

Review: ModelCo Cheek and Lip Tint

I’m so happy that Glossybox’s March 2013 box came with the ModelCo’s Cheek and Lip Tint. It’s now part of my everyday makeup kit because of its quick delivery of rosy color to my cheeks. DESCRIPTION: ModelCo CHEEK & LIPS is a lightweight, dual purpose cheek and lip tint that delivers an instant and natural rosy glow … Continue reading

Charles & Keith handbag and wallet

Charles & Keith handbag and wallet

I suppose I kind of go against the female stereotype of owning one too many bags. I own a number of them, but I normally use three or four on rotation – two for work, and two for casual use. I usually tend to go for the neutral colored bags for work and then bright-colored ones for … Continue reading

Glossybox Limited Edition Mother’s Day Box

Glossybox Limited Edition Mother’s Day Box

GlossyBox has a new limited edition box with the timely theme of Mother’s Day. No word on the contents yet (if anyone knows, do share!). It retails for $30 plus tax. I’m going to wait until I find out what’s inside, but I have a feeling I’ll end up purchasing this for my mom 🙂

Wishlist: French Pharmacy Beauty

Wishlist: French Pharmacy Beauty

Ah, French pharmacies. If I only lived next door to one. Since I don’t (and that’s probably good for my wallet), they’ve come the subject of this week’s wishlist post. I don’t recall anymore how I ended up searching online for “French beauty products” but that’s what I did one day, and a wealth of … Continue reading

Review: Canmake Marshmallow Finish Powder

Review: Canmake Marshmallow Finish Powder

Thanks to a friend who traveled to Singapore recently, I now have this beautifully packaged face powder from Canmake Cosmetics Tokyo. Create the perfect sweet-looking face that’s as soft and light ♡ as a marshmallow! Achieve a matte finish that conceals pores and hides any unevenness in your complexion. A face powder for finishing your … Continue reading