In montreal

Moving across the pond - Montreal

On October 31st I boarded a plane to Montreal, Canada from London Heathrow. 


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Happy 2nd Birthday to Lorilee's Adventures

HAPPY 2ND BIRTHDAY!!
I cannot believe that my blog is 2 years old today!

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Throw Back Thursday - Paris 2008

I have been wanting to do a Throw Back Thursday series for a while now and I thought why not do this in 2015. Let's begin with our trip to Paris in 2008.

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Wish list Wednesday - Make Up Revolution


Soon as I get back to the UK I want to visit a Superdrug and pick up these items. My Superdrug shopping list is getting long!


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10 things I don't miss about London

Having written my 10 things I miss about London post I felt like I could not do a 10 things I don't miss about London post. Maybe some of the things I say here you might agree with. Tell me if I miss anything out. 



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10 things I miss about London

Before I moved to Montreal I lived in London for 9 years and part of me misses being there. Any time I see pictures or videos of it I think about being there.



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Pore strip

A few months ago my friend in work gave me this T Zone pore strip. 

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Maybelline BB cream - Twitter Win!

A few weeks back, actually nearly a month and a bit a go I stumbled upon the Canadian Beauty Blogger chat on Twitter.  I didn't even know it existed, but I am so glad I have found it. There are plenty of Canadian Beauty Bloggers in Canada and they are ever so friendly. The chat takes place every Thursday between 7 - 8pm EST. 

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What I got for my 28th Birthday

This is what I got for my 28th birthday. 
My boyfriend got me my favourite perfume Amor Amor by Cacharel.

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Ardene tights VS Primark Super Cosy Tights

I bought Primark's super cosy tights last winter. My friend in work had been raving about them telling me that they are fleece lined and boy am I glad I bought these! I recently took a trip to Montrèal and I took these tights with me. It was so cold I wore my super cosy tights and my jeans. 

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Wish List Wednesday - Ikea

As you know I moved to Montreal at the end of October 2014 to an apartment which was unfurnished. I sat on the Ikea website for a while eyeing up all their furniture. 


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First Empties of 2015

I thought I would do something a little different this year and write some posts I've never written before, such as an empties post. I know they are big in the YouTube world and wondered if they were in the blogging world too. 

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Lush Halloween Bubble Bar Review

Two months ago I bought this glittery pumpkin from Lush in Montreal. The fragrance of this is strong and I love it. The smell of sweet fruits and cinnamon has fragranced my wardrobe for the past month, which is a reason why I haven't used it. 

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OOTD's of 2014

I was looking through my draft posts last week and discovered this post, instead of deleting it I thought I would share it, even though it is pretty short. 

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My week in pictures

My week in pictures.


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New Year, New Blog Design


I love it. I gave myself a blog redesign - I changed my social media buttons, changed the side bar and the layout. Michelle from  With love from Guyana designed my new header.

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Kate Moss Rimmel 110 lipstick

I have finally found a lipstick in a colour that is not too bold for me and I bought it. I bought it along with my Maybelline Nudes Pallet and my Rimmel mascara on 12th December. 

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Rimmel Super Lash Mascara

Whilst I was in Pharmaprix buying my Maybelline The Nudes Pallet I also picked up this Rimmel Extra WOW Lash Mascara in 003 extreme black. I thought it was going to be $8, but it was on special for less than $4.

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My Real Techniques collection end of the Series #10

Well if you have reached this point then you'll know I have finished my Real Techniques series. Over the past 2 to 3 weeks I have published posts on my new make up brushes from Real Techniques. All of the brushes I have bought were a lot cheaper here, in Canada, than they were back home in the UK.

My purple brushes - all of my posts are linked below 


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Real Techniques Series #9 - sponge for £4.44

I have high hopes for this sponge as it seems to be well reviewed, like the rest of the Real Techniques range, in the beauty blogger world. 

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Real Techniques Series #8 - kabuki brush for £5.72 and lip brush £5.08

Next up is the Real Techniques kabuki brush and lip brush - both part of the travel range. I love the fact that both of these brushes have lids with them. There are few things more annoying than brushes without a lid. I hate otherwise avoidable damage or dirtiness caused by miscellaneous bag contents.  

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Real Techniques Series #7 - eye brow Brush for £3.71 and silicone eye liner pencil £5.08

I went for an explore to Radisson Metro stop in Montreal and found a mall there called Place Versailles. It is a large mall and has many shops including Target, Pharmaprix and Winners. On my trip to Winners just before Christmas I saw the Lash Brow Groomer hanging from the hook and picked it up.


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Real Techniques Series #6 - Foundation Brush for £4.43

Although this is number 6 in my Real Techniques series, this was the my newest brush I purchased. The angled Foundation brush. I picked this brush up for $8

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Ice like I've never seen it

This is a bit of a different post today. I thought I would share some photographs I took last Sunday, 4th January 2015, when the whole city was frozen. It was almost like someone had blown ice over everything during the night. I have never seen anything like it.

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Real Techniques Series #5 - Blush Brush for £5.11

 I took a break out of my Real Techniques Series to celebrate Christmas and New Year. But now we are in the new year I want to resume my Real Techniques Series.

Today's Real Techniques brush is the blush brush. This is soft like the powder brush in post #4 has a pink stem like all the other finishing brushes and is beautiful to look at. 

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Versatile Blog Award Winner!


Brandi from Stuff for Things and Valerie from Wildflowers & Curls nominated me for this award. Thank you so much ladies! I am so thrilled that both of you nominated me and my little blog. 

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Café Chat L'Heureux Montreal - Happy Cat Café Montreal

As soon as I found out Montreal had a cat cafe, visiting shot to the top of my 'places to visit in Montreal list'. I visited yesterday, with my boyfriend, at 3:30pm and stayed till 7pm.

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Garnier Conditioner Review

Another special I picked up at Jean Coutu. These two conditioners were less than $5 for both of them. I picked these up with not very high hopes and I was pleasantly surprised with the results. 

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What I got for Christmas 2014

Seen as I love watching 'What I got for Christmas' videos on YouTube I decided to write a blog post on what I got for Christmas. I shall not be busting out my camera and recording a video just yet, so you guys will have to make do with this post. 

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What I bought from the Bath and Body Works Christmas Sale

This post was going to be a Bath and Body Works wish list, but I didn't get round to doing it and before I knew it, Christmas was over and I was heading to the Bath and Body Works semi annual sale. I saw an email on Christmas Day pop into my inbox saying the sale starts on Boxing Day.   

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New Years Wish List

I quite enjoyed writing and making my Christmas wish list post so I thought I would do one for New Year, one because I forgot to include these items on my Christmas wish list and remembered after I posted it and two because everyone can dream right? 



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