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peace, love, & lip gloss

{2018} Currently Vol. 5

I have never related to any other image as much as I did when I saw this. This is from Adam J. Kurtz's book, Things Are What You Make of Them: Life Advice for Creatives. I am going to line up at his book signing on Friday so I can meet him in person and have him sign my books/ bless my life wi…

Review: Maybelline Superstay Matte Ink Liquid Lipstick in Believer

After a self-imposed lipstick purchase ban that lasted for a whole year (yay, me!) I went ahead and purchased three (THREE!) new lipsticks on the first month of the new year (bad, Krissy). I'm not going to lie, purchasing a brand new lipstick gives me a rush each time. Now I'd like to talk…

My weekend is booked.

Today I stayed home so I can sort my books and determine which ones I can already let go of and sell. As some of you may know, I will be going through a major operation soon and the funds that will be generated from this sale will be very much welcome.

And that is the premise of today's post.

N…

{2018} Currently Vol. 4

My Uncle Roberto celebrated his 60th birthday last Sunday and his kids threw him a '60s-themed birthday party. The music, games, and food were awesome, but what made it even more special is that the whole family in my father's side is complete save for Aunt Earl who's currently working…

Review: Maybelline x Gigi Hadid West Coast Glow Lip Kits

Mondays are for power reds, and the Lip Liners and Lipsticks from the Maybelline x Gigi Hadid West Coast Glow range offer high wattage!
Sunkissed and sultry, this glowing makeup collection is inspired by the warm California vibes of Gigi Hadid’s hometown. Boardwalk or catwalk, either way the West …

Review: Barbie® Made To Move™ Skateboarder

Sometimes life feels like one easy-breezy ride.

And then sometimes you fall flat on your face.

The best thing to do is take it easy.
Fight courageously, yet accept losses gracefully.

Most importantly, celebrate life's winning moments, however minute they may seem.
As for me, one of my wins thi…

Review: Maybelline x Gigi Hadid East Coast Lip Kits

I intend to make a review of all the items included in the massive Maybelline x Gigi Hadid Collectionkit we received during the launch event. I started with the Jetsetter Palette, and now I'm reviewing the Lipsticks and Lip Liners from the East Coast Glam range!
Fresh, bold, and fierce. It’s a…

Mark your calendars for ComicCon Asia 2018!

If you're interested in comics, movies, series, manga, anime, toys, gaming, and cosplay, then mark March 24 and 25 on your calendars because all of these will come together in a massive arena of fandom explosion at the ComicCon Asia 2018 happening at the SMX Convention Center!

ComicCon Asia…