Shop Canadian Gift Guide

As a general rule, I try to support local businesses when I can and when my wallet allows me to.  This year I thought it’d be nice to feature some of my favourite products from local and Candian businesses in gift-guide form, just in case you need some gift ideas (psst – Christmas is less […]

Too Faced Gingerbread Spice Eyeshadow Palette

At the Sephora sale back in November, I had a couple of eyeshadow palettes on my list – Huda Beauty’s the New Nude palette, the Anastasia Beverley Hills Soft Glam palette and the one I ended up with – Too Faced’s Gingerbread Spice palette.  Going into it, I was leaning heavily towards the Too Faced […]

A Weekend in NYC

Back in October, Mr. PRL and I did a quick extended weekend trip to New York. The main purpose of our trip was to see Justin Timberlake in concert (on my bucket list!) but it ended up being quite a busy weekend for us. We packed a lot into a few days – two sporting […]

How to travel with a carry-on like a Pro!

 \ Up until just over a year ago, I had never travelled by air anywhere with just a carry-on.  It didn’t matter if it was for a two-day business trip or a long weekend, I always checked a bag.  Then last year, we booked a short trip to Montreal and because I didn’t plan on […]

The Ordinary 100% Plant-Derived Squalene

The Ordinary 100% Plant-Derived Squalene is the newest addition to my skincare regime and the latest product I’ve been testing out from skincare brand, The Ordinary.  I picked this up back in September when I placed a re-order of their Ascorbyl Glucoside Solution (Vitamin C serum) as I had heard good things about it.  Spoiler […]