‘Tis the Season for Red Lips

I said pour yourself a drink, put on some lipstick and pull yourself together. – Marilyn Monroe Maybe pulling yourself together is that simple? Sometimes, wearing a risque red can really boost your confidence levels…

Italian Hot Chocolate (Cioccolata Calda)

Today is a hot chocolate kind of day. Well, pretty much every day is a hot chocolate kind of day. I spotted a delicious looking hot chocolate on Pinterest the other day and, since then,…

Stay Organised This Season

The Holidays are the one time you get to experience all the excitement of rush hour traffic in the mall parking lot. – Melanie White DecemberĀ is supposed to be a cheery, festive time (which it…

A Peek Inside ‘The Little X-Mas Factory’: Review

Dear Santa! Essence has received all Christmas wish lists and Santa’s hardworking elves are doing everything in their power to prepare the perfect surprise. The result: The new trend edition, “The Little X-Mas Factory“, to…

Candy Cane Hearts

BEWARE OF THE MOST PINTEREST-WORTHY POST YOU WILL EVER SEE! We elves try to stick to the four main food groups: Candy, candy canes, candy corns and syrup. – Buddy the Elf Now, I don’t…

Blogmas: Week One

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas; Soon the bells will start, And the thing that will make them ring Is the carol that you sing Right within your heart. – Meredith Willson This…

Love From Santa

Christmas, my child, is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas. – Dale Evans Christmas means many different things to many different people. It can be putting the star…