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Memories of Australia in Four Scenes

Memories of Australia in Four Scenes

I lived in Australia for 9 months a loooooonnnng time ago. To be more precise, in 2003 and long before my blogging adventures began. It was my second time outside of North America, and my first time living in another country. I was 18 years old, wide-eyed and totally naive, and in for one of…

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By Cynthia, July 3, 2018
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Easy Vegan Bulletproof-ish Coffee

Easy Vegan Bulletproof-ish Coffee

So maybe you’ve heard of Bulletproof coffee – I mean, all of the celebrities are drinking it. Or were? Who knows, frankly. I may be a bit behind the trends, or I may be right on target. Who’s to say, you guys!? Here’s the basics behind bulletproof coffee Bulletproof coffee is meant to eventually replace…

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By Cynthia, June 29, 2018
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Microdermabrasion Versus Chemical Peels

Microdermabrasion Versus Chemical Peels

The question of which is better, microdermabrasion versus chemical peels, is one I have been researching and asking intermittently for years. To no avail. No one could succinctly tell me what the difference was and which was best for alleviating acne scarring (first and foremost). Enter Elena, Goddess of Skin, generally awesome woman, friend to…

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By Cynthia, June 26, 2018
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Rainbow Stripes

Rainbow Stripes

Tell me there’s anything more joyful or cute than rainbow stripes. I dare you. I legitimately don’t wear a lot of colour (too much makes me feel awkward) but I admire the hell out of it on everyone else. So fun and stylish! That said, I’ve been coveting rainbow stripes lately and I’m not totally…

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By Cynthia, June 22, 2018
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American Style

American Style

Red, white, and blue. It may not be Independence Day and I sure as heck am not American, but there’s no denying that this is a classic colour combo! Those Yankees have the right idea – when it comes to spring-time styling at least 😉 The nonstop rain of the last few weeks mean I’m…

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By Cynthia, June 18, 2018
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Hipcamp, the AirBnB of Camping

Hipcamp, the AirBnB of Camping

Someone I know just introduced me to Hipcamp a few days ago and I am in LOVE with the concept! In a nutshell, it’s ALL of the camping options in a single place, from National Parks, to owned campgrounds, to off-the-beaten path options like a farmer’s field or a desert oasis. You book them and…

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By Cynthia, June 15, 2018
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Chasing Outlander: 5 Must See Scotland Highlights for Fans

Chasing Outlander: 5 Must See Scotland Highlights for Fans

Based on the amazing novels, the sweeping saga of Outlander is largely set in Scotland; and fortunately for all of us die-hard fans, the tv series has actually been shot there too, thereby giving us all exactly the swoon-worthy backdrop we craved when reading the novels and bringing it all to life. And also, giving…

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By Cynthia, June 11, 2018
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Adventure seeking, travel obsessed, style loving, feminist, pug mother. Lover of language and the tales we weave. Badass in my own mind. Over-user of puns. Will sing for coffee.
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