Birthday Cupcakes

I made these cupcakes for Hubby’s birthday using the Magnolia Bakery recipe. When we were in New York last year, we lived 10 blocks from a Magnolia, and used to have their cupcakes often. I…

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Review: Caruso Steam Curlers

I first tried steam curlers* when I was in college. I had been torturing my hair with curling irons and hairspray – and my curls always disappeared within two hours. My dorm-mate (who had waist-length…

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Face of the Day

(Click on the photo to see up close)Face:MAC Studio Finish SPF35 Concealer in NC35 mixed with Clinique Superdefense moisturiser SPF25Cheeks:No17 BronzerChanel Ireelle blush in UtopiaEyes:Benefit Play Sticks foundation as a baseMAC Honesty applied wet, all…

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Nailpolish review: Sephora by OPI in Set the Mood

Colour: Hot Pink with metallic shimmer. Or as my sister described it: “Barbie Pink” Finish: As expected with OPI polishes, the colour went on smoothly and evenly. It only required two coats to achieve a…

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Sharing Childhood Food Memories

As I’ve mentioned before, I grew up in Asia and visited many of the countries in the region – particularly around Southeast Asia. Now that I’m living in Canada, I LOVE going to the Asian…

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