BEAUTY | The Glossier Routine

The buzz around Glossier is for real. I have yet to use a product of theirs that doesn't wow me or make me rethink all of my cosmetics in general. My only complaint is how many new launches they keep coming up with - I can't stay on top of them! Who am I even kidding,...
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ON THE ROAD | Hotel Congress Tucson

Standing prominently on the corner of Congress Street and Toole Avenue is the legendary Hotel Congress, a Tucson gem. Built in 1919, this historical landmark is home to a music venue, restaurant, and a few happy haunts. Last month, my sister and I were lucky enough to...

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STYLE | Frosty Days

For a full week, Edmonton was a magical winter wonderland when the temperature dropped so rapidly that hoar frost covered everything. Naturally, Katie and I went on an excursion to make the most of the scenery and concluded if winter always looked like this, we would...

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FOOD COMA | Grandin Fish ‘N’ Chips

Grandin Fish 'N' Chips is a kitschy and nautical eatery brought to you by the owner's of The Common and 9910. If the decor isn't enough to draw you in in the first place, the classic British fare is reason enough to go alone. above - haddock & chips right - dark...

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STYLE | Joshua Tree Sunset

After having gone to Joshua Tree a number of times, I never realized there was an option of becoming a Junior Ranger at all the National Parks in the US. Scratch all the other goals I had for 2017 because they're being set aside to become the ultimate Junior Ranger....

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INSIDE | LUX Beauty Boutique

Now open in their new bi-level location, LUX Beauty Boutique is back and better than before. If you're a cosmetic junkie, chances are you've made this place a second home. Located in the High Street shopping nook, LUX has curated a collection of beauty products that...

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STYLE | Disco Gas Station

I never knew that driving down back roads would present me with a set of pumps that matched my Topshop pumps. This may be the first pink gas station I have ever come across. The sequin mini skirt was quite the beacon in the stark desert landscape.... especially in...

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FOOD COMA | Baijiu

Baijiu, an Asian influenced eatery and cocktail lounge, is the latest addition to the Mercer Warehouse. Last week I was fortunate enough to preview their menu and have a small sampling of their offerings. Suffice to say, it was all incredible. Today is officially...

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STYLE | Star Girl

Last year I ~foolishly~ moved in to a building that was not pet friendly. Rather than spend my time dreaming up names for pets I do not own and suffering from the lack of fluff in my life, I have wonderful friends who will squire me to the dog park with their gang of...

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ON THE ROAD | A Weekend in Vancouver

I've come to terms with the fact that I am completely reckless and irresponsible when it comes to compiling travel pieces... (remember that time I went to Japan and have yet to post ANYTHING about it? It's coming... I swear.) In my mind, it always seems daunting...

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