Month: September 2016

“Backpacker beauty” sounds indeed like an oxymoron. Though backpacking is about travelling light (and in the rough), this city girl thinks you needn’t have to forego skin and beauty care. To keep my backpack light and trim, I did however have a hard time selecting my toiletry essentials (because every product seemed to be). I… Read More »

Zalando Summer House

  It has been an hectic but unforgettable weekend in Berlin. I was invited to Zalando Summer House to experience the first edition of Bread&Butter.  Here’s my picture diary.     Friday  Zalando team welcomed us at AMANO Home aka. our Summer House.  As I checked into my room, I discovered the so many goodies that team had prepared.  How… Read More »

  If you don’t  know them already, let me introduce you to my favorite go-to matte lipstick line, NYX Lip Lingerie, through a video, no less!  Watch how I wear the 12 shades of nude, and judge for yourself how the colors turn out on the lips. On the technical side, how good they are?  One big problem of… Read More »

  My friends call me a diva when I travel. Although I have gone to many open-air camp-out music festivals, or on low-budget trips, I do like my creature comforts (eg. a clean bathroom and nice clothings). So you can imagine the mental torture I had to go through to select 3 weeks’ worth of clothes, shoes… Read More »

Let’s Talk About It

Today’s topic is different than the one I usually talk about.  It is also not a topic that many people like to talk about.  However, I am happy to be part of the “Let’s Talk About It” campaign by the Office fédéral de la santé publique OFSP as a spokesperson to promote awareness of organ donation There are good… Read More »

  The toughest part of school holidays is going back to school.   You have to change your routine and rhythm (no more lazing in bed in the morning). For some, back to school also marks a big new move, for example, to a new school or even a step up to university.   As if to… Read More »

Bag to School + WIN One !

  We women carry way too many stuff in our bags (let’s skip the reasons why) for school or work.  So, what about a bag that is both practical and beautifully-designed? I like backpacks as the all-out practical option.  They are usually toughly built to hold everything you need and free up both your hands. With weight… Read More »