A few weeks ago I asked for your tips and got lots of them, so first of all thanks for your help! I incorporated many suggestions from there and the Argentina Master Thread on DDF for trip planning. -My wife and I and our 10 month old son have just arrived home on Wednesday afternoon from a week-long trip to Buenos Aires, Argentina. A city with lots to see, incredible Ice Cream and Dulce de Leche baked goods, and home to one of the best kosher restaurants I’ve ever been to. Here are some of my trip notes:Flight: -I used 125,000 AA miles for my wife’s First Class ticket from Cleveland to Buenos Aires. -For myself I used 4,500 BA miles to go from Cleveland to New York in coach, 75,000 BA miles for JFK to Buenos Aires in first, 75,000 BA miles for Buenos Aires to Miami in first, and 7,500 BA miles for Miami to Cleveland in coach, all on the same flights as my wife. -To book Rafi as a lap child when using AA miles would mean having to pay 10% of the regular $10,000 … [Read more...] about Trip Notes: Buenos Aires, Argentina
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I think I can speak for all of us when I say that I try to put off cleaning my makeup brushes for as long as possible. We all know how important it is to properly wash our brushes, but what does "properly" even mean? To try and answer that question, I did a little research to find out exactly how to clean makeup brushes. What's the best way to do it, and what tools do you need for the job? So in case any of you are asking the same questions, I put together a quick guide that lays out everything from the best makeup brush cleaner to a step-by-step process for how to clean a Beauty Blender. And finally, I did a little digging to figure out the answer to this question: how often should you clean your makeup brushes? Dive in and let us know in the comments how you clean your brushes! What to know before you start cleaning First things first: the most important thing to know is that you NEED to clean your makeup brushes. Unless you use disposable applicators every single time (which, … [Read more...] about The Best Way to Clean Makeup Brushes and Sponges
I'm obsessed with skincare, and this year, I'm on the lookout for the best face masks in Canada. I can't even tell you how many masks I've tried so far (and how many are still on my must-test list), but I'm determined to find the ones that really work. If any of you are on a similar mission, I put together a quick list of 10 face masks that are absolutely worth trying this year. They're all available in Canada, and each one is from a different brand and used to treat a different skin concern. Prices vary, but there's something for every budget in the mix. Of course, you might luck out and score these masks as free beauty samples – but it never hurts to keep the full-size versions in your shopping cart or on your wish list, just in case they go on sale! 1. Summer Fridays Jet Lag Mask The Jet Lag Mask is the first product EVER from Summer Fridays, and it's already taken the beauty world by storm. This mask is perfect for people who travel frequently or anyone whose skin could … [Read more...] about The 10 Face Masks You Absolutely Need to Try in 2018
Is the Dyson hair dryer on your wish list? I know a few people who have been eyeing them since they first came out (myself included) – but I have to say, that almost $500 price tag can be a little hard to stomach. So is it worth the money? Well, we decided to look into it for you. We put together this quick guide to the Dyson hair dryer, complete with a list of places where you can find it in Canada and tricks for scoring one on sale. Some people call it the best hair dryer in Canada, so we looked through a ton of different reviews to help you decide if it's the best one for you. And just in case it isn't, we also dug up a few similar hair dryers you might love even more. But first, let's answer a few of the most common questions about the Dyson hair dryer. What is the Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer? Well, you've probably heard of Dyson vacuums before. Even if you don't have one, know that they put the same care and attention into their first beauty product: theDyson Supersonic … [Read more...] about Is the Dyson Supersonic Hair Dryer Worth It?
Never Miss Another Deal - Follow DansDeals on Facebook Find dozens of DansDeals trip reports here. Follow my travels and more on Instagram @DansDeals Find Trip Reports and contribute your own trip reports on DDF Find Destinations Threads and helpful travel wikis on DDF I try to take a short vacation with Mimi every now and then while leaving our kids with my parents. In 2012 when Singapore started allowing people to redeem miles for the A380 couple’s suite I booked us tickets to Paris just 2 days before departure. It was our 2nd visit to the city of lights, but we enjoyed it so much the first time that we had to go back again. We spent 2 nights at the Park Hyatt there and enjoyed the city in the quieter winter season. In 2013 when BA had a glitch that allowed us to fly to Buenos Aires in first class for 0 miles we dropped Rafi off at my parents and were on a plane within just 2 hours of booking tickets! We only spent a single night in Buenos Aires, much to the shock of the … [Read more...] about Trip Notes Rome: Veni, Vidi, Vici In 48 Hours; United Polaris First Class And Polaris Lounge Review
-Find more articles like this by clicking on the “Trip Notes” tab on top of the DansDeals banner at the top of this site. This is a long trip report but my philosophy on trip reports is to write everything on a destination in one shot as opposed to dragging it out into dozens of annoying installments. I’m always open to suggestions and criticisms though, so sound off in the comments. Posts like these take days to write so your feedback is appreciated! It’s not much of a secret that I have a bit of a love affair with the Hawaiian islands. $87 was the cost for my hotel and airfare on my first trip in 2006. I’ve been back 5 times since. In this post I’ve included activities and pictures from 5 trips to Kauai. Why go back to the same place so many times? I’ve been lucky enough to travel to many far-flung corners of the world but there’s no place where I’m in as good of a place of mind as Hawaii. The air is … [Read more...] about Trip Notes Kauai: Heaven On Earth