So the countdown to Christmas road trip season has officially begun here at Lace n Ruffles HQ! Who else’s planning a road trip this silly season? Part of the reasons why Christmas has always been my most anticipated festive seasons is the travel. Exploring the road less travelled on our four wheels has long become a tradition in our household since we moved to Australia.
So you’d have known me by now as the curious soul who’s forever wanderlust-ing. I do love the feeling of waking up in my own heavenly bed after a long trip. But give it a week or so, and you’ll spot me hunting for the next travel destination on the inter-web. After all, the best way to beat post-travel blues is to book another trip!
Everyone seems to have a friend who’s a bit of a life hack queen. Because there are simply way too many clever hacks in life that you haven’t stumbled across just yet. Sadly, I’m not exactly one of those life hack know-it-all gurus. But when it comes to jet-setting and packing for travels, I’m proud to say I’ve picked up a smart hack or two from my
Because a girl can never have too many pretty lip colours, right? So I parted with my entire collection of more than 50 lipsticks when I decided to switch to natural beauty alternatives from head to toes over twelve months ago. To be honest, I’d be lying if I tell you that it wasn’t difficult to start with. But it was one of the best
It’s about time to debunk the beauty myth that face oil isn’t for everyone. Personally I have combination skin and have always been scared away by the idea of layering my skin with even more grease on my already shiny t-zone and cheekbones. I have to admit I haven’t had much luck with face oils when I was in my early twenties. I think it
So I just returned home from Hong Kong, one of my absolute favourite cities for both its eclectic fashion scene and melting-pot type of cultural scene. Now, where to begin? Of course, I took the chance to do a quick lookbook shoot with my brother who’s an amateur photographer armed with a collection of Leica cameras that are great for street photography. I brought home
In between 3 weeks of travel, 10 days of pre-holiday detox and cat cuddles with 14 adorable feline friends, my October month has been nothing but hectic! I have to admit that keeping up with posting on the blog has proved to be challenging at times when I’m on the road. But fear not, my lovelies, I haven’t kept you out of sight and out
I can probably write a whole essay on how various myths on the topic of green beauty make me cringe! I just wrote about how I’m on a mission to prove that natural skin care products don’t have to cost you an arm and a leg in our latest Top 30 Natural Skin Care Products under $30 series. I hope I’m actually making baby steps