Living Your Dream Life

Finding joy through awesome food, travel, people and products.

Best Moisturizers for All Ages- Shiseido Bio Performance Lift Dynamic Cream

The gift of beautifully silky skin is always appreciated. Treat the wonderful women in your life with this powerful, game changing moisturizer. She’ll thank you and this is one gift that won’t collect dust. [Read More]

Best Holiday Gifts of 2016

Give the gift of great skin, great cooking or great experiences. There’s the perfect gift for all budgets and all passions. [Read More]

Best Cupcakes in America at Miami's LA Sweetz

By way of desserts particularly, the Latin dominated beach city leaves much to be desired, being overrun by both seedy bakeries peddling stale and artery clogging pastries and trendy, overpriced outlets catering to the nouveau riche with little taste buds. It may come as a shock then that the best cupcakes in America are to be found right in Southern Florida. [Read More]

10 Asian Super Fruits to boost immune system and overall energy.

Since my teenage years when I lost several people I loved to various illnesses, I embarked on a quest to understand the effects of fruits and vegetables on our well being. I traveled all over the world and discovered fruits indigenous and found only in certain regions. [Read More]

Quinoa Pancakes with Papaya Salsa- Healthy Breakfast Recipes

Always on the quest to create simple, delicious and nutritious breakfast dishes, I was thrilled when I stumbled upon this winning Quinoa pancakes after throwing a bunch of ingredients left over in my kitchen together. [Read More]

Dr. Gross Alpha Beta Medi Spa Peel- the best at home skin peel.

Few skincare products have the wherewithal to make me astounded with their potency and efficacy at all, let alone after just one application. Dr. Gross’ Alpha Beta Medi Spa Peel was such one product whose immediate results were dramatic enough to keep me at the mirror far longer than usual just so I could inspect my skin thoroughly and marvel at its smoothness. [Read More]

The Plaza Food Hall- Best Places To Eat New York

There are always exceptions and The Plaza Food Hall in New York’s renowned The Plaza Hotel is such an exception. Unusual in its welcoming layout for anyone from an office worker on a quick lunch to date night to a fun family outing, The Plaza Food Hall truly has something for everyone. The difficult part is deciding what to eat. [Read More]

GM Collin Derm Renewal Cream 10% AHA- best exfoliating cream.

If you’ve been into taking care of your skin properly for a while, no doubt you’re very familiar with AHA or alpha hydroxy acids, which are chemical compounds that are both naturally occurring or synthetic. AHA’s are long proven to significantly help reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and hyperpigmentation from sun damage or stubborn acne scars. [Read More]

Zojirushi Water Boiler and Warmer- Best Kitchen Tools

There’s a funny cliché that a household can only be considered an Asian household if there at least these 3 specific items- a rice cooker, a wok and an electric water boiler. [Read More]

GM Collin Native Collagen Gel- Collagen boosting serum.

Collagen, being the main structural protein and most abundant protein in the human body, is critical in skin repair and good skin maintenance. Collagen is so profoundly critical that types of it are used for burn victims to aid in regeneration of new skin. [Read More]

Soothe On Demand Massage

In 2013, Soothe came into existence, solving all the above aforementioned problems for vetting a professional massage therapist, on top of providing a slew of other highly valuable offerings. Like many other on-demand companies, Soothe allows customers to book via an easy to use app. [Read More]

Shiseido Rouge Rouge Lipstick - Shiseido donates $5 for every tube of $28 lipstick sold in October.

When I recently came upon Shiseido’s Rouge Rouge lipsticks set, I was skeptical but as an avid skincare and make-up enthusiast, kept an open mind to trying it. It was love at first try. [Read More]

Make Student Life Easier with Cuisinart Combo Steam Bake Oven

If you’re short on kitchen space or don’t have an awesome oven, the Cuisinart Combo Steam & Convection Oven is one of the most nifty, multi-purpose and powerful kitchen appliances that you can get your food loving hands on. [Read More]

Easy Soup Recipes: Hot & Sour Mushroom Soup

Perfect for a light lunch or dinner, perfect for cold days and perfect for vegetarians- this easy mushroom soup is reminiscent of classic Chinese Hot and Sour soup but done simply and quickly. [Read More]