June 2019 Finish Line

June 2019 Finish Line

This entry into the Finish Line series for June, 2019 focuses on skincare. (I find it difficult to “pan” any product other than skincare.) And there’s a shocking twist, which has been happening more often than not in these posts. Intrigued? Read on....
Sandwich and a Smoothie

Sandwich and a Smoothie

Looking for a refreshing meal to beat the summer heat? This healthy sandwich and smoothie duo has you covered. This Open-Faced Nut Butter Sandwich forgoes the jelly for fresh sliced pears. Ingredients: 1-2 slices of your favorite bread Peanut butter or almond butter...
Cool Red White & Blue Cake for a Hot July 4th

Cool Red White & Blue Cake for a Hot July 4th

My sister-in-law and I collaborated to make this gelatin dessert for a recent family get-together. One day we were comparing notes and realized that we both inherited the same recipe from our respective grandmothers. This must have been a very popular dessert back in...
ColourPop: BYOP Matte & Duo Chrome

ColourPop: BYOP Matte & Duo Chrome

Recently I had to bid farewell to some of my favorite eyeshadow palettes. Makeup does not last forever and some of the ones I had purchased in 2016/2017 were not performing the way they used to–which means it was time to say goodbye. Powder products tend to last...