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January Beatitude 2018

Here we are in the same page, surfing in the January Beatitude 2018. I am so happy that this is my very first Beatitude post in 2018. January has taught me a lot of things. Because of that, I think I will add something new in Beatitude post besides the things that I am fond of. I would love to review and share about my experiences in the past few weeks with you which I hope it would be relatable to you too!

I had 2 weeks at uni and 2 weeks off in January. I lived my life just the way I had to live. I believe every single day is never the same as yesterday or tomorrow. These are 3 things I learned in January:

Things might be rough but the ending will not be as far as you think, you just need to live it up and love life as it is.

The universe might make you smile like you are the happiest person in the world but sometimes being too happy might lead you to the other way around.

Truth falls in between. Sometimes if you unintentionally seek it, you won’t find it.

I like hearing stories from people that have been through a lot. Many things happened as always and I am grateful to be a part of it. Now let’s get started with the usual Beatitude post. Let’s check out the things that I like the most in January.

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Blush Volupté from Yves Saint Laurent. This peach shade I have has been my favorite blush on because I really love how it stays super long on my cheek regardless how tight my activity is.

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If you see it closer, there is a glittery section in the middle. I usually use all of it thus it will leave glittery effect yet it doesn’t look that obvious thus you don’t need to worry because it won’t look too much. And one thing that I really like from this Blush Volupté is, it smells really sweet like candy. As you apply it on your cheeks with the provided applicator, its texture is very smooth. I am sure you will also love it!

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Do you remember my latest review of blk cosmetics on their lip matte for Anne Curtis’ wedding? If you do, I actually also have their eyebrow pencil. This uncomplicated beauty Eyebrow Pencil from blk cosmetics has been a really good friend of mine because it is super easy to apply.

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It has two sides which each of them precisely has its own function. On the left, it has a trapezoidal pencil shape to match with the shape of usual eyebrow. On the right, it has a brush to tidy up the drawn eyebrow.

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I really love using this eyebrow pencil from blk cosmetics because it is super easy to use and the result itself is perfect. I wish I had a picture of my eyebrow using this blk cosmetics but if you’d like to see the result, check out my everyday make up on this article.

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Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari. I am pretty sure you must know this famous comedian, actor, and filmmaker. He wrote this romance investigation book called Modern Romance where he distinguish the difference between modern and traditional romance. It is well proven that most people these days are very used to digital romance where this app that I believe you call Tinder has now a significant role in finding the love that we seek whilst in traditional romance, most old couples say that they met only a few blocks away from each other’s house. From this book, I think I could summarize that the possibility of someone to meet the love of their life will be geographically expanding since the way we think keeps improving each day which shapes our vision and the way we see the world.

Milk and Honey by Billie Marten has always been an easy listening song that I like to have it on repeat. La Lune was the first song I listened and I started to fall in love with almost every song that she sings. Milk and Honey is about a girl who starts to be weary because the man is always demanding her.

Soo, that’s all I have for January Beatitude 2018. Time flies really fast and now it’s February already. I hope this blogpost could accompany your weekend and profoundly give positive influence for your weekly preference. Thank you so much for reading and have a great weekend!


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November Beatitude 2017

November has come to an end. And actually, it is December already.

I guess it is too late to post November Beatitude 2017 but it is still a mandatory to me because I had to? Absolutely yes!

I would say November was like a rollercoaster where there were some ups and downs yet I had to enjoy the ride no matter what because the seatbelt was on or I could have fallen. I am really grateful to see people that have come into my life, and those somehow who appeared there to be a part of my rollercoaster life from distance. I have always believed that things happen for a reason, if I still cannot find the reason then probably it has to take another episode to find it.

I guess that is enough for the introduction about how my November went like, in this weekend’s post I will be showing you the things that I enjoyed the most in November. Let’s get started with this one,

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If you remember this line, then I think you are obviously an admirer of Paulo Coelho, especially his phenomenal book The Alchemist.

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If you want something, the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it. Since then, I have always believed that every single dream that I wish for, the universe is listening as long as I keep working on it. I am so glad a friend of mine recommended me this book because honestly this book has changed the way I see about life and always encourage me to keep on believing.

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Meditation helps when your head is weary. If life gives you lemon, then I think you should refresh your mind with something relaxing. I always have this simmering liquid aromatherapy from Breathe.

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I simply turn the bedroom lights off, then turn on the electric aromatherapy oil burner. Not to forget that I have to pour a few drops of Sandalwood Liquid. Sandalwood has always been my favorite aroma because it more smells like soap which somehow gives you the feeling that you have showered but actually not.

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Last but not least, I actually still have another one beatitude which I think it has always been a mandatory since the beginning. My November hymn! I found this song on Connor Franta’s Spotify Playlist and somehow truly in love with the whole of this song either from the lyrics or the music. Check out her live performance here,

I love the way she sings the song with her heart, it looks purely written and it somehow has deep meaning for Betty. I love listening to it when I am alone, especially with my aromatherapy turned on, it feels really perfect.

So, that’s how I enjoyed my November so far. Little things that everyone likes must have some meaning behind it and I think that’s how we can appreciate something. What are your favorite things in November? I hope this last month of 2017 will bring you joy that you deserve. Have a great weekend! 🙂


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