At this start of this new year, we're embracing a slower pace filled with long winter reads, hot broths and late-night baths.
We turn to tried and true skincare, like Vintner's Daughter and Living Libations Best Skin Ever, to nourish and protect the skin as the snow finally starts to fall here in Toronto.
TARA Mimar Face Serum and Face Cream—yes, they're coming back! LESSE Soothing Lip Balm (also new our shop this month) and burning our latest HH launch...get excited!
MARY Getting back to studying after a bit of a break, starting Western Materia Medica 1.
NAT Early morning workouts and lots of alone time with Nina Simone on the record player. Oh, and getting a Monastery Facial at HH, of course.
JERONNIE Keeping it light at Illumi.
TARA Resting after a busy season, reading, drinking coffee and walking our new puppy, Dolly.
NAT The Hunger of Women by Marosia Castaldi. This was a Birthday gift from my best friend and is novel written without punctuation!
TARA I just finished Close to Home by Michael Magee (a reco from Flying Books), about to start Day by Michael Cunninham.
JERONNIE Chocolate Chip Cookies from our neighbours, Simpl Cafe.
TARA Veggie risotto with homemade chicken broth and lots of parm. Also loving big salads with greens and radicchio from Fiesta Farms.
JENNY Getting back to broth, loving anything from Ripe.
MARY Trying all the delicious flavours of Swedish Knot pastries from our new Leslieville neighbours Johnson Family Bakery. Also enjoying several teas from Ranger Tea that I was gifted over the holidays.
JERONNIE 6 Below on Netflix, based on the true story of Olympian Eric Lamarque.
TARA JazzFM 91 in Toronto.
JENNY Rewatching Leave the World Behind on Netflix.
MARY Helen Zaltzman’s language podcast The Allusionist.
NAT Pink Friday 2, on repeat.