Real Coconut Shell Soy Candles (Made in Hawaii) Review + Giveaway! Ends 12/09


These Coconut Scented Soy Candles are such a cool idea, I knew I’d love them the minute I saw them! Not only are they made of highly scented 100% soy wax, they’re packaged so cleverly in actual coconut shells. I can perfectly imagine being washed away on a tropical isle, the sun glittering off the … Read more

Weird Beauty Moments: Thanks, Disney!

I was clearing off my reading table today, throwing out a bunch of fashion magazines, when I noticed an ad for Estée Lauder’s Modern Muse perfume. It reminded me of when I first saw their ads: I was convinced the name was Modern MOUSE. This notion stuck with me through a long session of staring at … Read more

Professional Cocktail Muddler Bar Tool Review + Giveaway! Ends 11/20


This Professional Cocktail Muddler from Btipsy is the perfect bar tool for the upcoming holiday season. I think it adds a bit of class and sophistication to at-home parties and gatherings. It’s visually very sleek and lovely, made of the highest quality stainless steel with  a grooved nylon head that will never corrode or pollute … Read more

Old Factory Candle Gift Set Review + Giveaway! Ends 12/01


I love the flickering, warm ambiance and delicious scents that candles bring to my home. Especially as the days turn darker and chillier, I consider them among the list of essential supplies to keep me cheerful. Fuzzy soft blankets, chunky knit sweaters, suede boots, velvety pillows, stacks of unread books, hearty soups and breads, a … Read more

How To Be A Good Wife.


Take small mouthfuls of food, like a baby bird, and make sure to chew daintily with your mouth closed. Emma Chapman’s How To Be A Good Wife, a tense, claustrophobic psychological thriller, is punctuated by such glimmering diamonds of 1950’s marital etiquette. I felt an instant kinship upon seeing this- I remember copying similar advice … Read more

Holiday Special!!! Harvest Snaps Review + Giveaway! Ends 12/19


  In my quest to provide healthier snacks for my family, I’ve tried a LOT of weird and unusual things. Harvest Snaps may sound like one of the more strange, being made out of peas and lentils, but they’re also one of the tastiest! Snapea Crisps are made with 70% all-natural peas while Lentil Snaps come packed … Read more

FoodWorks – Set of 6 Silicone Ice Pop Molds – Review + Giveaway! Ends 12/22


I love the idea of being able to make my own ice pops at home, yet I always have flashbacks to those fidgety tray contraptions from my childhood that usually spilled and dripped half of the liquid mixture out before it ever had a chance to freeze- and then would refuse to come out of … Read more

Best Buy: Ultimate Destination for Cameras & Camcorders!


The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Best Buy is the ultimate destination for the latest cameras and camcorders to capture your high-stakes memories. I personally always feel like I’m in a camera wonderland every time I visit … Read more

Erase by Luxurience Review


  The harsh weather of the colder months can leave my skin flaky, dry and dull. I’m always looking for something to brighten and soften my face. Erase by Luxurience seems to fit the bill perfectly. This microdermabrasion scrub is meant to stimulate collagen production, illuminating dull skin, lightening skin discolorations & reducing pore size … Read more

Sleep Headphones Review


If you’re like me and enjoy listening to music, audio books or movies while lying in bed. you’ve probably experienced the discomfort of earbuds jabbing into your ears when you turn your head the wrong way. That’s why I was pleased to hear about this new invention- headphones made especially for sleeping! Bedphones hook onto … Read more

Tea’s Citizen Blue collection: My Picks!


**This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links.   Tea has a gorgeous new semi-annual collection that I’m in love with: Citizen Blue! Truly globally-inspired, the Citizen Blue collection revisits heritage Tea silhouettes and re-imagines favorite prints from places already visited while also … Read more

nügg Face Masks: Adorable Stocking Stuffers for Teens & Tweens!


I’ll be posting a full review for you soon, but I wanted to tell you about these super cute nügg Face Masks in time for you to add them to your holiday hoarding lists! They come in six different formulas to help with all of your individual skincare issues AND they’re in perfectly pre-portioned little … Read more