Once again, cookbooks are calling to me. And what could be sweeter than a cookbook about sweets? The Food Network Magazine has this new book titled SWEET ....more

A Day At the Museum


A Few of My Favorite Things

A few things that I am loving this week: Bath & Body Works Bourbon Butterscotch candle. Oh my goodness! This smells like butterscotch pudding to me and makes my whole house smell so yummy! ...more

September PopSugar Must Have Spoiler

There is already a spoiler for the September PopSugar Must Have box! This beautiful scarf, with a $125 value! I received a scarf (a different brand) in last fall's PopSugar box and love, love, love it! ...more

Let's All Be Brave

I have seen this book reviewed on several blogs this summer so I was thrilled to get the chance to read it. I've never heard of Annie F. Downs or read her blog but the reviews were all great and a book about courage has to be awesome, right?I just couldn't get into this book ....more

August Phone Case of the Month

For $10 a month you can get a new case for your phone delivered to your door with Phone Case of the Month! What I like best about this box is that the cases are limited to 200 of the same artwork, so it's a fairly original case that you will be holding in your hands. There are several varieties that will be sent out so you never know what your case will be, even if you have seen spoilers!...more

August IPSY Bag Review

My IPSY is here! The theme for August is "Beauty Schooled" and I'm always happy to see the bright pink mailer in my mailbox! There are usually 15-20 different items each month and your bag will contain 4-5 of those based on your profile answers ....more

First Angelversary

I heard someone whisper your name, when I turned around to see who it was I found myself alone then I knew, it was my my heart missing you. - Anonymous ...more

Happy Finds

The other day I was feeling down in the dumps. I decided I must get out of the house for a bit so I loaded up the kids and we headed to our neighborhood thrift store. It is really a hit or miss ....more

August Birchbox Review

Birchbox is a beauty subscription, somewhat similar to Ipsy. You get five to six product samples each month for $10. The part I like best is that you can then review them in your account each month and earn 10 points per review ....more