Saturday, August 9, 2014

Liebster Award!

Thanks to both KatieLouise and Desiree Law for nominating me for the Liebster Award :D

1. Post eleven facts about yourself.
2. Answer the eleven questions provided by the person who nominated you and then create an eleven-question set for the next group of nominees.
3. Choose eleven people to nominate and link them in the post.
4. Let your nominees know they've been tagged - and no tag-backs!
5. Nominate blogs under 200 followers.

11 facts about me:

1. I play piano, violin, and clarinet
2. I am super obsessed with nail polish and own way too many
3. I am also obsessed with lip balms and lip tints
4. I’m lactose intolerant
5. My upcoming school term is my last one before graduating university
6. I am a Canadian from Toronto
7. My favourite dish to cook is kim chi fried rice
8. I love anything Harry Potter related
9. My favourite scent is the smell of peaches
10. I don’t drink coffee unless it’s a Tim Horton’s Iced Capp
11. My favourite show is Gilmore Girls even though it is over - I still watch the reruns!

Katie Louise’s questions:

1. If you could visit anywhere in the World, where would you go and why?
I would go to London because the Harry Potter studios tour is there! I’ve never been to Europe so this would also be a great chance to explore the different culture there.

2. What is your holy grail product and why?
My HG is the Vichy Aqualia Thermal Light moisturizer which I have been using for at least 5 years. Most other moisturizers give me a flakey nose for some reason.

3. What is your favourite childhood memory?
My favourite memory was when I went to Disneyland with my family and 2 other families when I was 6. It was my first time there so I remember being really excited.

4. If you had to choose one food to eat for the rest of your life, what would it be?
I would choose to eat U-don noodles because there’s so many different ways to cook them!

5. What is your favourite quote?
“Lose one friend, lose all friends, lose yourself” – Boy Meets World

6. What is your go to accessory?
I’m not into wearing accessories so if this counts, I love my plain stud earrings!

7. Why did you start blogging?
I started blogging in 2009 but it was a blog that I just started with my friend. This only became more of a beauty blog a year ago :)

8. What is your biggest achievement in life so far?
My biggest achievement is getting into my first choice university 3 years ago and still being able to have the grades to stay in my program!

9. What is your biggest fear?
My biggest fear is failing.

10. What are you doing in your life, right now?
I’m currently on a co-op term but returning to school in September. That will be my last term before I graduate and then hopefully continue onto the Master’s program

11. Who inspires you?
I’ve always answered this question with Harriet Tubman. I always admire her bravery and the fact that she would risk her life to save others.

Desiree Law’s questions (taken out the ones I already answered):
1.  What is one thing on your bucket list?
To travel around Europe

2. What is your go-to snack/drink at a coffee shop?
A blueberry muffin!

3. What is a fashion staple in your wardrobe?
Bandeaus! I love using them for layering

5. Would you rather lose your sight or lose your sense of touch?
I think sense of touch because I love looking at nature and all the colours in the world

8. Which store do you shop the most at?
Sephora or Hollister I think

9. What landmark or attraction would you recommend a tourist to visit?
I’m in Toronto so the CN Tower! :P

10. Condo or townhouse?
I’d prefer a townhouse

11. What's your favourite kind of flower?
I’m not really into flowers but violets are nice

My questions:
1. What is your holy grail makeup/skincare item and why?
2. Do you play any instruments?
3. What is your favourite place in the world and why?
4. What is your favourite scent?
5. When did you start blogging?
6. What is your favourite type of food?
7. What would your ideal vacation be?
8. What is your staple fashion accessory?
9. What is your favourite brand of makeup/skincare?
10. Where are you from?
11. What is your favourite book?

11. Donna V. -


  1. so nice post <3
    what do you thing about fallow eatch other GFC?

  2. Thanks for the nomination but I've already done it :) it means a lot that you did choose my blog though! :)

    1. You're welcome! Glad you got the award already :P

  3. Hi sweetie! Love everything about this post :) I'm so happy for the nomination! ♥♥ I'm following your blog to not lose any update. Lots of love ��

  4. Great post :) I love your blog and I have followed you with Bloglovin. If you ever get a chance to check out my blog I would be delighted, thanks!

    Camille xo

    1. I'm gonna check it out now, thanks for dropping by :)

  5. Congratulations!

    And OMG i am also from Canada! Love meeting fellow Canadians! Best of luck on choosing your universities this year... I personally say DON'T GO TO UNIVERSITY OF TORONTO IF YOU EVER WANT TO GO TO GRADUATE/OR PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL!

    If you want uni info feel free to email me or whatever!

    Lets keep in touch and follow each other on bloglovin! I always follow back!

    Love from Canada,
    Marie from

    1. I'm sticking to U Waterloo for grad schol but thanks for the advice :P
      I'll be following you on bloglovin!

    I too am a Canadian - originally born in North York but now reside in Calgary & I will always love the Gilmore Girls! I've been following you for a few months now and I really love your Blog - I absolutely wish you all the success that you deserve!!
    Thank you so much too - I am very thankful!
    All the best!!
    xxoo Donna

    1. Yay fellow Canadian! Thanks for your wishes and no problem, you deserved the award :D Love your blog!

  7. Congratulations!
    I am obsessed with the smell of peaches as well! Have you tried the Vineyard Peach Body Butter from the Body Shop? It's to die for!!

    Grace { On Days that End in -Y, We Wear Black }

    1. No but I'll definitely give it a sniff next time I'm there! :)

  8. :) thanks for your visit! I fallow you back on GFC and google +

  9. Beautiful girl,I love your style totally
    Hello!My name is Janephoenix Mifo Lam,you can call me Mifo.Shall we follow each other and share beauties to each, Hope to be your friend soon Pls post more!
    I am a now blogger,No matter what you're going through, it's always better if you have people to share it with.
    happy everyday and enjoy your pretty time

    hope you can check my blog and share our life:

    1. Sure I'll follow you! Going over to your blog now :) Thanks for commenting!

  10. Hey! Yeah we can definitely do the whole follow thing :) Also, travelling around Europe is something I really want to do too! x

    1. A few of my friends did that this summer! So jealous haha

  11. Congrats on the award! I'm super jealous of your musical skills - I'd love to play piano! X

  12. Congratulations! Just got here by chance. I love your blog.

    Would you like to follow each other? Let me know if you're in!
    Have a lovely tuesday dear <3

    isa |

    1. Sure I'll follow you! Thanks for dropping by

  13. This is amazing! How do you get nominated?
    Breakfast at Lizzie's.

    1. You get nominated by another blogger :)

    2. Thanks for the lovely comment on my blog! I would love to follow you on BlogLovin and IG! xoxo (:

  14. Hey, honey! What do you think about follow each other via bloglovin? If you want, just follow me there and I'll follow you back!

  15. Hey, dear! Thanks for your comment on my blog! Of course I want to follow each other!
    Following you via g+, gfc and bloglovin!
    Be sure to follow back on

  16. Congrats on your award!!!

  17. Finally a blog I enjoy reading! :)

    I’m following you on Blog Lovin, please follow me back :)

    Fleur x

  18. Ahhh i'm too late - i didn't look far enough back on your blog to notice you were already nominated! Too bad it's already posted:
    No worries about responding, just thought I would let you know I thought about this blog!

    Renee C.

  19. I love Harry Potter too :)
    Very nice post, I have a friend who desperately wants to move to Canada.

  20. Finally did it! :) Thank you so much for nominating me! Here it is:


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