The Lust List: weekly must-haves

This week, we’re introducing a new feature here on the blog. I’ve had a lot of requests to share more of my favourite new items and the results of my shopping adventures, so each week I’ll share 5 items that I’ve been lusting over and loving. 1. Urban Decay Naked…

Booty Camp Fitness Diaries: 4-week review

For those of you who follow me on Twitter, Facebook and/or Instagram, you may have noticed that I’ve been participating in Booty Camp Fitness for the past month. My friend Kelsey and I decided to sign up a few days before the August session began and committed to a full…

Weekend Getaway Beauty Essentials

What’s a girl to do with a bathroom full of beauty products when it comes time to dash off for a weekend away? While the natural thing to do might be to pack a separate suitcase full of goodies (I know I’m not the only one who’s tried), it’s not…

Oktoberfest is coming to Toronto! (+ $5 off tickets)

Yes, the rumours are true. Oktoberfest is coming to Toronto! Brought to you by the hosts of the Distillery District Christmas Market, Oktoberfest will take place at the St. Lawrence Market North Building on October 4th & 5th. It’s the perfect way to kick off the Thanksgiving weekend AND I’m…

#ManicureMonday how to: at home manicure

When it comes to nail care, I’d rather spend money on a new polish than a professional manicure. It’s taken a bit of time to perfect my method, but I feel like I’ve got it pretty much down at this point. Most of the manicures I feature on the blog…

#ManicureMonday: naked nail art

The age old question: is nail art office-appropriate? For the lucky ones (like me!) who work in agencies and creative spaces, the answer is always yes. However, if you’re in a more conservative environment and wish you could join the nail art craze, I’ve got the perfect solution. Naked nail…

Open letter: PR pros, let’s be better.

PR pros – let’s be better. The bones of this have been sitting in my drafts for months, but recent events have encouraged me to finally finish and post it. Social media is in a strange state, one where the tables have turned and the “authenticity” that was once social…