Mr. GM

My Love

I often hint or talk about him in a funny way, yet I rarely gush about him. Today is Valentine’s day and not only did I not get him a gift yet, I also am away from him traveling… I just want to say how amazing Mr. GM is. Little did I know when I met him 4 years ago that I’d be following […]

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Let’s talk about contraception

Let's talk about contraception

If there is one thing that all girls need or will experience at some point, is contraception. We will all be in the market for it at a certain point in life. From the method of withdrawal practiced by our ancestors to the last generations of pills through our beloved condoms, contraception has been part of our lives (us, ladies) for centuries. And yet, […]

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How to survive Christmas – my guide to keep your cool this holidays

Surviving Christmas

Ideally, Christmas should be a celebration of, love and wonders, with gifts, annual bonus, and good wine. All of that, celebrated in good company. In reality, Christmas is quite a mess with endless family dinner where one member, at least, will get drunk and obnoxious; last minute gift shopping in an overcrowded mall, kids going hyper and uncontrollable, excess of food and beverage. It […]

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How to survive a trip home as an expat

Expat life : going back home

Going back home as an expat is a mix of excitements and doubts. You are so excited to see your family, your friends, eat your favorite food and do things the way you are used to doing them. Be it, brunching, shopping, jogging, banking… but it also comes with its lot of challenges, particularly the first time you go back home as an expat. […]

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My beauty essentials

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I was telling you the other day about my first wrinkle. And, how unfair it is to see the first lines appearing on your face while you are still battling a few spots. After agonizing over the thought that I am getting old(er) and that it starts to show, I gave in, went to the mall and invested in my first anti-aging product. And […]

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