Get Ready With Me: Using Only Drugstore Makeup Under $20

Tonight was date night. Dinner and drinks out at Ophelia Mexican Kitchen… and an opportunity to try a new makeup look. I’ve been enjoying trying drugstore dupes for high-end makeup products and by trying I mean pulling out oldies but goodies from my collection. All of these products are still available in stores. You’ll find…

Cozy Homes From My Favourite Movies – Part II

4 years ago I wrote a blog with the homes in some of my favourite movies. Home like Iris’ cottage in The Holiday and the Owens sister’s victorian home in Practical Magic. Part of the allure of watching movies for me is forgetting about the world for those 2 hours and immersing myself in the…

Haul Time: What $100 Worth Of Shoppers Drugmart Points Bought Me.

I try to buy as many of the things I need at Shoppers Drugmart.  Their point system adds up quickly if you’re buying daily necessities like toothpaste, kleenex or cleaning supplies.  I save my points until I have a good $50 -100+,  that’s when I get my “guilty pleasure” stuff.  I do realize these things…

Best of Beauty 2017 – What I’ve been loving this year.

Hello everyone. I hope you’re all having an amazing Holiday Season.  I’ve been feeling very festive! I’ve been wanting to write this blog for a few days but all the shopping and planning and decorating and Christmas movie watching have prevented me from photographing all these lovely products I’m sharing with you here today.  I…

20 Days of Must See Christmas Movies

A movie a day to watch until Christmas Eve! How the Grinch Stole Christmas – It just doesn’t feel like  Christmas until I’ve visited Whoville.  ELF – Funniest Christmas movie aside from my next pick.  It’s Christmas in New York, a great soundtrack and I will never get over the escalator scene. Lampoons Christmas Vacation – I am…