books

Reading list for November

Top 5 books for November 1. Crypt 33: The Saga of Marilyn Monroe – The Final Word by Adela Gregory, Milo A. Speriglio This is an intriguing book about the tumultuous life of American sweetheart Marilyn Monroe. In its 310 pages you will get familiar with the gentleness and fragility of the star, with her…

Halloween trends for 2014

Beware, Halloween is coming! Yes! A major spooky holiday is making its way towards us. The big day, 31 of October is almost here so I thought to make an infographic to see how much money Americans will spend this year on Halloween stuff and some other interesting numbers. It’s short and to the point…

Paris: tips & tricks

How to get to Paris Without any help from a travel agency you can use booking.com or any other site of this sort to find the perfect accommodation for you and your loved one or friend. With this site I found the perfect little apartment in Montmartre, very close of the most beautiful place in…

Monet, Mon Amour

I don’t know much about art and paintings in general, but I do love Monet. It captured my attention a long time ago, but not until a few years back I truly discovered this amazing artist. It was at MoMA in New York when it all happened. There is a room there with some of…

The science of happiness

Improve your life: Be happy! “The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.” Benjamin Franklin   Although I think happiness is not that hard to obtain, but we are the ones who complicate things and forget the small, special things which truly are important and bring meaning and joy…

Health and Beauty in a glass

Smoothie recipes for healthy, beautiful body and skin from celebrities There’s a smoothie mania out there, especially in Hollywood. Celebrities are spotted drinking green smoothies almost everywhere: on their walk in the park or after gym. This must be one of their secrets for beautiful, clear skin, weight loss or elimination of toxins. I, myself…

And the winners are…

Top 10 Emmys best dressed 2014 A big event happened a few days ago: The  2014 Emmys!! The big night winners were some of my favorite shows. Just some because I watch a lot of TV shows and  when I say a lot I mean it :). But this post it’s not really about the…

My new found love: Camellia Oil

Camellia Oil: A Beauty Elixir In the last couple of months I used on my face almost only oils. I love oils and and I have a lot of them. I’ve tried, until now, the renowned argan oil, olive oil, calendula oil, grape seed oil,  almond oil, sesame oil and so on; and, of course,…