Monday Mentions: Volume 1

How was everyone’s weekend?  Mine was lovely- just the right balance of friends (including Aimee over at Little Luxury List), family (after 3 crazy days, Lukus was able to leave work a little earlier on Sunday and we actually had dinner as a family) and me time (I knocked back the novel The Best Thing […]

When A Weight Loss Ad Crosses The Line…

I know I joke around a lot on North On Harper, but please take a moment and get a little serious with me. The below ad is more than controversial, it is downright offensive and arguable unhealthy.  If you have an eating disorder that is easily triggered, than I suggest you not watch it. Let […]


The Best Mineral Sunscreen Options

Have you been enjoying the summer?  Sometimes I forget to get outside and take it in.  That’s where I’ve gotten spoiled living in a year-round summery climate.  But this past weekend, Lukus the little one and I spent the day at the pool splashing around.  The sun in Singapore is intense, and so I am […]

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Wish List: The Perfect Summer Dress

Maybe it is my post from the other day or the temps that know no bounds, but I am really obsessed with the perfect summer dress.  And I’ve found another contender.  This little number has a lot going on: embroidery, beading, zippers and cutouts. Despite all of this there is something so entirely carefree about […]

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Dress For Summer

Have you read Jody’s blog, About Last Weekend?  She shares bits and pieces from her life with such a witty fresh perspective I often find myself laughing out loud.  Well, last week she called me out.  After sweetly asking for a photo of me in a summer dress she then put me on blast, pointing […]