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Drugstore Connoisseur

I chipped my front tooth yesterday while chewing on a cocktail straw. Why was I chewing on a cocktail straw, you ask? Well, because I was just laid off from one of my many random jobs, and needed the immediat...
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Drugstore Connoisseur

Ah, another Valentine's Day. Who doesn't love this overpriced holiday? Not only is it impossible to get a reservation at the ever important Root Down, I am constantly reminded of the fact that I am single and w...
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The Frugal Fashionista

The first week of the month is the most fun for me, mainly due to the fact that whatever money I didn't spend on bills and rent is mine to spend of my 'life must-haves', which includes cheap wine from Argonaut...
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Drugstore Connoisseur

Whether I am killing time before a lunch date or a movie, I prefer to occupy my time with random, semi-practical impulse buys. That's why if I have an extra 30 minutes, I am making a bee-line to the nearest Wal...
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Fashion Friday – Golden Glow

Award season is officially underway! Sure there are plenty of great movies, writers and directors to rate and applaud, but it's really the fashion that deserves scrutiny. We all know that! I have to say I'm qu...
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EIC – Oh, it’s an Art Attack

It's either an art attack, or an attack of production. With only barely putting my big toe into the water's of the February Art Issue production (don't get me wrong, I'm on round 4 of reading the articles, and ...
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The Odd Couple – No Judging

For some of us, a new year means a new beginning. From cleaning out our closets, to budgeting wisely, we're all doing it: we're trying new things. In a particularly cliche fashion, I've been trying to "detox" f...
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Fashion Fridays – Brazillian Beauty

The wonderful country that gave us the most super of super models just wrapped up its 2010 autumn/winter Fashion Week. For those of you wondering what model and country I'm speaking of, it's Gisele and it's Bra...
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The Cheaper Side of Life: Beauty on a budget

"If not you, then who? If not now, when?"-Talmud. If you're anything like me, this quote reminds you of your New Year's resolutions. The ones you rarely stick to your guns with, year after year. To ring in th...