Lancome Olympia’s Wonderland

French beauty might bring to mind words like "effortless” and “natural”, but who says it can’t be whimsical, too? @lancomeofficial and Parisian designer @olympialetan are collaborating on a new makeup collection, and it is delightfully pink and oh-so-pretty! I tried it out and instantly fell in love with the shades included.

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EP#2: Tres by José Andrés at SLS Hotel Beverly Hills

Hello, beauties! For this second Afternoon Tea series episode, I will be taking you to Afternoon Tea at a place called Tres by José Andrés at the SLS Hotel Beverly Hills. This was the second place I’ve checked out, and I’ve since decided that, from now on, I will give each Afternoon Tea location a … Continue reading EP#2: Tres by José Andrés at SLS Hotel Beverly Hills

Afternoon Tea Series EP#1 – The Living Room at The Peninsula Beverly Hills

Hello, darlings! Would you like a cup of tea? Yes? Fantastic! There really is nothing more fulfilling than wearing my classiest fascinator and enjoying conversation over a delicious cup of Afternoon Tea. For that, Afternoon Tea is one of my favorite traditions (and perhaps the best contribution the British have made to global cuisine). As … Continue reading Afternoon Tea Series EP#1 – The Living Room at The Peninsula Beverly Hills

Macaron Secrets with Chef Jean-Marc Montjarret

It isn’t every day that you find out your next-door-neighbor is a chef from Paris! Jean-Marc “Chef” Montjarret, is well-known for his intricate attention-to-detail and delicate designs —  a master of his craft. We first met one evening at a friend’s house for dinner. For this special event, I couldn’t resist making my own macarons … Continue reading Macaron Secrets with Chef Jean-Marc Montjarret