Travel

Monet All Day

Setting foot into an area of the Metropolitan Museum dedicated to impressionist art was simply breathtaking. I was overwhelmed with happiness as I walked around the gallery, and recognized some of my favourite works of art hanging on the walls, painting after painting. One of my favourite paintings is The Terrace at Saint-Addresse by Claude Monet. This painting stood out… Continue reading Monet All Day

Fashion & Beauty · Travel

Brownstones and Bright Heels

The architecture in Manhattan really impressed me. I noticed that the building designs range by neighbourhood, and each neighbourhood holds its own special charm and character. For the week that I was in New York, I was staying close to Grand Central Terminal, where the surrounding streets looked something like this: Walking past the beautiful brownstones, I felt as though I was on… Continue reading Brownstones and Bright Heels

Food · Travel

Today’s Treat

One of my favourite treats ever are French macarons. They are unbelievably delicious. I love almost every flavour of macaron, but if I had to choose a favourite, it would have to be raspberry. I found these decadent desserts at Ladurée on Madison Avenue in New York City. The flavours I picked out included Chocolate, Rose, Melon, Raspberry, Vanilla, and Spiced… Continue reading Today’s Treat

Fashion & Beauty

One Bow, Five Ways

I recently discovered BobbiBows, a Chicago-based brand that specializes in the cutest hair and lifestyle accessories (specifically headbands, bows, and scarves)! Since I am a big fan of hair accessories such as hairbands and hair ties, this company really stood out to me. Their products are sourced and handmade in Chicago, using beautifully patterned fabrics from local Chicago businesses.… Continue reading One Bow, Five Ways