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Banh Mi Boys Review

Last Friday, I took the afternoon off and finally headed to try the famed Banh Mi Boys, located near Queen St W and Spadina.  I heard a lot of good things about this restaurant, so I was really excited for … Continue reading

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MAC Warehouse Sale 2012

My friend was sweet enough to invite me to MAC’s 2012 Summer Warehouse Sale, on the Markham Fairgrounds.  It was my first time to a MAC Warehouse Sale, so I was pretty excited!  My only problem is that I have … Continue reading

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Fresh Sugar Lip Treatment Review

Unlucky for me, my lips have varying degrees of dryness year round.  I suspect it’s a combination of eczema and drooling at night while asleep.  No matter how often I apply lip balm or even medical creams, they remain dry, … Continue reading

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Around the world and back

I just came back from a 3 week trip in Asia, and after a week of recuperation, I’m back!  A sneak peak of my souvenirs:

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Marni H&M – On sale!

Here we have it… the Marni H&M leftovers which are 50% off now at the Eaton Centre.  I suppose they have to get rid of the stuff somehow.  All the leather items were around, the pink silk shorts, the blue … Continue reading

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H&M Conscious Collection 2012

I thought I’d really like the new conscious collection when it launched out last Thursday April 12th, but it was sadly kind of a letdown. I loved last year’s conscious collection – the fresh white dresses, crochet and scalloped shorts. … Continue reading

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How to Chaturanga Dandasana

One of the most simple poses in yoga, yet one of the hardest poses for myself to learn was the Chaturanga Dandasana. How does one transition from a plank to upward facing dog? Initially I found myself simply collapsing onto … Continue reading

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Pho on 7 Review

At the same plaza of Hot Yoga Markham, a Vietnamese restaurant called Pho on 7 has opened for a few months now.  The name especially in Chinese is super cute  (7  仔), so I’ve been wanting to try it for a while. It was … Continue reading

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Clinique Pore Refining Solutions Correcting Serum Review

I always felt like I had huge pores around my T-zone area, especially these mini acne scars I have on my nose resulting from puberty.  I’ve tried to use retin-a-micro, my trusty acne/anti-wrinkle/skin refining cream with no avail.  I’ve tried … Continue reading

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Fruits and Passion Body Butter Review

I never paid too much attention to Fruits and Passion, and in fact have never entered their stores all my life until a friend gave me one of their body washes as a birthday present. The body wash was in … Continue reading

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