K-Beauty Pop-Up Shop at Nordstrom

On my way back home, before I start my commute from Downtown back to Burnaby by skytrain, I like to walk through Nordstrom to window shop. I like walking by the entrance by the Nordstom Ebar and Sugarfina to see the latest pop-up store. Seeing that the recent pop-up was KBeauty from February 10th to March 26th, I popped in to see if there was something I could … Continue reading K-Beauty Pop-Up Shop at Nordstrom

Finding Vetiver at Le Labo at Nordstrom

Fragrance gift shopping can be tricky if you don’t know if the recipient likes specific scents, likes to try different scents or is allergic to specific qualities of scents. While getting product package design inspiration by looking in the men’s body care and fragrance section at Nordstrom, Carol exclaimed, “Hey! They have my dad’s favourite herb!” For moment, I thought that she was referring to … Continue reading Finding Vetiver at Le Labo at Nordstrom

Get Well Soon Gift Ideas

It’s been a long-lasting stubborn winter here in the Pacific Northwest. Over the weekend, we had another few dumps of slushy snow. Douglas and I have two totally opposite feelings about the snow. Douglas was running around Downtown Burnaby hucking snowballs at cars gleefully. He misses his snow days from his childhood. I do reminisce about those fun snow days, however I feel snow should … Continue reading Get Well Soon Gift Ideas