My relationship with online shopping is a little less matured than most of my friends but since dating a super experienced online shopper like Alex, my interest in it has heightened. For those just joining the conversation on randasalloum.com, I used to own an online shop selling handcrafted artwork created by moi and did that professionally for 4 years. I still however, shopped for myself in-stores. Over the last 2 years, I’ve dabbled in the online shopping world and although I do enjoy shopping in-stores for the experience there is something to be said about the convenience of shopping online.…

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With my contract at Robson Street nearing an end I’ve been giving a lot of thought to what my next steps will be. I’m a planner by definition but when it comes to my career I make quick moves with no plans and I see where it takes me. Sure, I could plan it out and my career would be a different type of high point but let’s face it, I think this way is a little more fun and keeps me open to collaboration. I’ve been putting most of my attention into gaining inspiration on what my next move…

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Sensitive skin can be a tricky situation to deal with and can also be one of the most mystifying skin types of them all. It always confused me when a doctor or esthetician would ask me, do you have dry, oily or sensitive skin? My skin is sensitive but it’s also normal or dry… and can sometimes be oily. I think the majority of us have sensitive skin so we need to be careful with what we apply on our face. I’m sure you’ve seen a lot of serums floating around the internet and in stores this past year so…

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Between the round-ups, how-tos and listicles that I post on here sometimes it can be far in between where I chat about life. In case you’re a new reader just note that this wasn’t the case a year ago. Before joining the team at Robson Street I found myself chatting more about my life, relationships, travel plans, etc. I think now that I’m spending the majority of my days at the office I’m feeling a little uninspired as my daily routine is not what it used to be. A year ago, I had spent my days frolicking around coffee shops,…

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If there is one thing we all associate with new beginnings, it’s celebrations. And what’s the one thing we all associate with celebrations? Prosecco! Being the little planner and forever-cheerleader that I am, I’m always looking for ways to surprise and delight the people in my life. Let it be a birthday, promotion, girls together or another special occasion I think you can always find the time to show someone that you care and cheers to and with them. Of course, prosecco isn’t just reserved for celebrations but I think it always tastes best when you pop it open during…

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