Rosacea: how to treat it properly

  I will share a secret with you. Rosacea is an extremely frequent skin condition and it mostly consists of redness of the nose and cheeks, sometimes even of the chin and forehead and visible blood vessels. Also, it implies a tendency to blush or flush more frequently than other people and it is a…

Sales Scores!

This January, I’m on a shopping ban and I do my best to stay away from the sales. But when you accidentally pop into Zara and they sell shoes at 25 RON (that’s around 6 euors?!), you can’t walk out empty handed. So, here are a few sales scores I came across while trying my…

Best Homemade Pesto

What could be better than easy peasy and delicious homemade pesto? This weekend, I came across this simple recipe and thought I’d share so you’d better put your cooking apron on! Ingredients: 1 can dried tomatoes 100 g ruccola(arugula) 1 garlic clove 1 handful caju nuts parsley pepper olive oil Method: Now it gets complicated!…

The Accessories Game!

I can’t believe it took me 28 years to learn that there are such amazing accessories called brooches! Until 2017, I owned none and I hardly missed them. Now my collection is slowly growing (and it has plenty of room to grow) and today I wanted to introduce its newest memeber: the Adalene brooch by Mosselle!…

Easy Mussels Soup

My mother cooked this very simple yet delicious recipe during the weekend. And me, being all about easy cooking, I figured it was the perfect recipe to share. Here’s how it goes: Ingredients: 1 bag of mussels 1 onion 2 cloves garlic 1 glass of white wine 1 lemon 1 tbsp curry 2-3 potatoes salt…

5 Must Haves for Spring

With all the trends out there, I bet you find yourself wondering what to buy this spring? Well, worry no more because here are the top 5 trends you should invest in. I promise no regrets! 1: Baby Pink Hoodie This one’s a no brainer: baby pink is the color of the moment and hoodies…

My Top 3 Foundations

Everything good starts with a good foundation. Both in life, generally speaking, and definitely on the make-up territory! So, after years of hunting, here is my top 3: 1: Mac Studio Waterweight Foundation My favourite foudation at the time comes from Mac. It provides light to medium coverage, looks great even after 12 hours and…

Easy Meals: Aubergine Parmigiana

By now, you know I’m all about quick and easy cooking, so Jamie’s eggplant parmigiana is one of my favourite dishes lately. There’s just a few key ingredients which ensure you’ll be able to cook your family a delicious dinner. Let’s see how to get this yummyness done: Ingredients: 3 large aubergines/eggplants 5 large tomatoes…

The Joy of Wearing Iutta

I’ve said it more than once: I’m definitely a bag person! And by that I don’t just mean that I like to wear bags, I love them! So, imagine my excitement when the lovely girls at Iutta contacted me in regards to an Instagram takeover (which you can see HERE – it was a couple of weeks ago while…

How to Wear a Choker!

I think Sunday mornings were meant for breakfast in bed and Sunday afternoons were meant for long (romantic) walks through the park. So, this is exactly what I did last weekend and it put me in such a good mood that I even woke up happy on Monday morning. Which literally never happens! Anyways, here’s…

6 Must Have Items for November

It’s already November! And while I still can’t believe how 2016 flew by me, I do know what I’d like to wear this month. Let’s see: 1: Embroided denim I’ve already recommended buying an embroided shirt in a previous post, but that’s hardly enough. This season, embroided denim is also a must and with all…

Easy Meals: Eggplant Mozzarella

Always on the hunt for simple recipes, I came across this veggie deliciousness in a book and thought I’d share. Here are the ingredients: 300 g eggplant 350 g mozzarella 200 g zucchini 300 g tomatoes 8 basil leaves 3 tbsp olive oil salt and pepper Cut the eggplant into thin slices and grill them…