A City Girl’s Summer Bucket List

Toronto has been above 30 degrees for the past several days. I can barely see when I’m outside because my eyes are always squinting from the sun. Do you know what that means? It’s sunscreen season baby! (and also Kae please remember to bring your sunglasses next time) Although summer this time around is muchContinue reading “A City Girl’s Summer Bucket List”

My Everyday Glow-Up Smoothie

I never used to be a smoothie kind of gal, because the ones I order outside are usually really thick, which I don’t like. But knowing how healthy smoothies can be, I wanted to give it another shot. I started blending my own instead so I can control the texture, and soon enough, I haveContinue reading “My Everyday Glow-Up Smoothie”

Skincare Tips & Tricks for Beginners (Part 1)

I don’t use a lot of makeup…in fact, I don’t even know what a bronzer or highlighter is. But skincare on the other hand, is my jam. People have all kinds of buying obsessions, and for me it is skincare products. I am by no means an expert, and I am still picking up knowledgeContinue reading “Skincare Tips & Tricks for Beginners (Part 1)”

12 Journal Prompts for Self-Discovery

In the past 2 years, I was lost. I didn’t know what I want in life and what life wants from me. I was confused because no matter what I was doing, it didn’t seem to be enough to make me feel content or fulfilled. I started doing more self-reflection and eventually realized that… IContinue reading “12 Journal Prompts for Self-Discovery”

6 Ways Travelling Solo Has Changed My Life

There are certain decisions you make that influence the course of your life. Maybe not a 180% directional change, but it might’ve become significant turning points. Travelling solo was one of them for me. I took my first solo trip back in 2016. I was SO scared y’all. But I wanted to step out ofContinue reading “6 Ways Travelling Solo Has Changed My Life”

30-Day Instagram Detox: What I’ve Learned

Every several months I do a 30-day detox on things that consume most of my time and sanity. Usually it is social media. Ever since quarantine started, I find myself dwelling on Instagram for longer hours everyday. Afterall, there are just so many ‘challenges’ to do! But it came to a point where it startsContinue reading “30-Day Instagram Detox: What I’ve Learned”

The Lockdown Tag 2020

All these tags going around look fun! I want to thank Pooja from lifesfinewhine for opening up the nomination for everyone to participate. Her blog talks about everything from lifestyle to mental health. Her posts are pretty awesome! Rules Thank the blogger who nominated you. Answer blogger’s questions. Nominate other bloggers. Questions Which country doContinue reading “The Lockdown Tag 2020”

My COVID-19 Lockdown Routine: Weekday Edition

Toronto has been in lockdown mode for more than 2 months now. I haven’t seen anyone in person ever since, my boyfriend and coworkers included. I was lucky enough to have a job that allows working from home, but adjusting to it at first was definitely interesting. Now I’m getting into the groove of itContinue reading “My COVID-19 Lockdown Routine: Weekday Edition”

4 Essential Oil Blends to Try

I started using essential oils for a year, but I have quickly fallen in love with them. Mixing them makes me feel like a chemist. It’s fun! Most of my essential oils are from Woolzies, with a few from Young Living and Saje. As a beginner, I only have a small collection because I didn’tContinue reading “4 Essential Oil Blends to Try”

5 Things I Do When I Have a Bad Day at Work

I don’t hate my job, but I also don’t love it. There are times where it crushes my soul completely and I start to imagine how amazing it’d feel to quit on the spot. Today is one of those days. HOWEVER, I refuse to let my bad day carry through to after-work hours. Work-life balanceContinue reading “5 Things I Do When I Have a Bad Day at Work”