Guns N Roses: Not In This Lifetime

Guns N Roses Concert

This mama went to see Guns N Roses live for a fabulous date night this past Saturday, July 16th at the Rogers Centre in Toronto. I am not a fan of Guns N Roses and know very little about them, so I have no idea what I was going to do at the concert. I got the tickets for my husband, who is a HUGE fan, for Father’s Day and thought it would be fun to join him. Let’s keep in mind this was a once in a lifetime opportunity as this is likely their very last tour, ever.

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A Poem About Your Lipstick

Yesika Salgado

As you know. I am all about female empowerment and the uplifting of each other as women. Based on this interst and movement, I follow the work of Yesika Salgado, a Los Angeles based Salvardorian poet, who has such a strong way with words. I love most that she writes about Latinindad and female strength. Today, I was catching up on daily updates online and a post from The Huffington Post caught my attention on Facebook. In the Huff Post blog article was Yesika’s latest poem; A Poem About Your Lipstick.

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Canada Day 2016 Events for Families

Canada Day 2016

Not only am I super excited for the long weekend, but I am super excited that it is Canada Day. It’s my little one’s second Canada Day, and this is special for us as she is the first Canadian born baby in my husband’s and my family. With that in mind, I’ve been looking for fun events to attend, or fun things to do, to celebrate the country that we love and live in. As I was in the mood for sharing, I’ve compiled a collection of activities happening in the city of Toronto with families in mind.

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Teething Baby: Signs, Tips & Tricks

Teething Baby

Having a teething baby is not easy. They’re uncomfortable, and a lot of the times they’re in pain, which makes your heart break for them. But what can you do? How can you help them? This experience was so new to me so I learned through the process, hopefully my experience, tips and tricks help you and your baby too.

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MAKE UP FOR EVER 5 Camouflage Cream Palette

MAKE UP FOR EVER 5 Camouflage Cream Palette Color Correct & Concealer Review

I discovered this beauty abut two months ago and I needed to have it! The MAKE UP FOR EVER 5 Camouflage Cream Palette is the ideal collection of concealers and colour correctors that are so versatile; and as a result this palette become my go-to for coverage. The best part about this product is that there are 4 different palette to choose from based on your skin tone.

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Becca x Jaclyn Hill Champagne Collection Palette

Becca x Jaclyn Hill

Guess who has the Becca x Jaclyn Hill Champagne Collection Palette? I DO! I DO! I got it in the mail today and I am so incredibly excited to share this with all of you. I am absolutely in love with Becca Cosmetics as their pigments are out of this world, and most importantly compliment with my tanned skin so perfectly. I am literally counting down the days until I can get my hands on the rest of the Becca x Jaclyn Hill Collection. I had high expectations for this palette, based on other Becca Cosmetic products I own, and let’s just say it will be my go-to palette all summer long!

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Spring 2016 Indigo Haul

Indigo, Chapters and Coles

It’s no surprise I LOVE shopping, but most of all I love a great sale! During the week leading to Mother’s Day, Indigo has a brilliant sale for 25% off many of their items; which resulted in the great Spring 2016 Indigo Haul. It worked out perfectly as I need to get a few things for my little lady who was starting daycare the week after my online shopping trip. Of course, I got a few chic items for myself. After all, I deserved a few mother’s day gifts for myself.

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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

 

Mother's Day Gift Ideas

Mother’s day is a few days away, have you been shopping yet? I think about what I’m going to get my mom months in advance, but I don’t actually go shopping for her gift until days before. Now that I’m a mom, I have so much more fun thinking about what I want for mother’s day too. I suck at picking just one thing! I don’t really need anything, but there are so many things that I’d love to have. In case, you’re not sure about what to get your mom or partner this year, I’ve put together a lovely list of Mother’s Day Gift Ideas.

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