Top Ten Valentine’s Day Gifts

candle warmers love warmer

I have reviewed many products on my blog. Some I absolutely love and some, not so much. I wanted to put together a list of the top ten products that I just loved and would make a great Valentines Day Gift this year, for a loved one! Please add yours, in a comment below so I can go and check it out! 1. Fake Bake Self Tanning Lotion 2. Kukees Gourmet Cookies 3. Candle Warmers 4. Bath House Soaps (their hand lotion is awesome!!!) 5. emma mckinstry hand stamped jewelry 6. Eli's Cheesecake (sooo good!) 7. Personalized Leather Bracelet (I never reviewed this, but want one!) 8. Valentines Day Owl And Heart Sugar Cookies (did not review these, but want to try them, so cute!) 9. Perfectly Posh 10. See's Candy Good list? I thought so! Now, are you thinking of Valentine's Day Gifts yet or are you still recouping from Christmas???       … [Read more...]

Blossom Soap Studio Handmade Soap (Review & Valentines Day Giveaway!)

bitty blossom scrubs

CONTEST OVER! CONGRATS TO Hoa Le #133!!   If you read my blog you KNOW I absolutely love love love handmade soaps and beauty products, love them! I am completely in awe at all of the creative, crafty and genius people over at Etsy. One person or store I stalk on Etsy is Blossom Soap Studio. OMG, the things this gal can make, wow. I am in love with all of her things. I wish I could do what she does! Blossom Soap Studio's soap is natural, organic and botanical. They feel that soap should be fun to use as well as pretty to look at and smell good (without any of the bad stuff!) and I totally agree with them! They create their soaps using organic oils, real botanical extras and pure essential oils. No perfumes, dyes, sls, foam boosters or parabens. Each one is unique and makes a great gift to keep or give (I prefer keeping ;)). I got to sample her work, first hand! Woohoo! I received a gorgeous little packaged filled to the brim with some delicious and … [Read more...]

Etsy Valentines Day Gifts

Hugs and Kisses Necklace

Valentines Day is a favorite of mine!!! How about you? I love receiving goodies and flowers :) I found some great gifts on Etsy, that are unique and great for giving to your sweetheart this Valentines Day! Enjoy and happy shopping!   Beautiful and simple sterling silver hugs and kiss necklace Retails for $41.00 Purchase At: Piano Bench Designs Saigon Cinnamon Chocolate Hearts $7.50 Buy: Calabasas Candy Co. Pink Love Print $15.95 Buy: The Apple's Bee Botanical Love Sachet $17.00 Buy: gardenmis Be My Valentine Sugar Cookies $12.50 Buy: Just Crumbs Pink Fingerless Crocket Gloves $37.00 Buy: Mucar Infinity Love Hidden Message Cuff $22.00 Buy: C.Johanesen Studio LOL! Soo cute! Dog Hat Sweetheart Be Mine $16.00 Buy: Sweethoots Bedtime Bath Salts Aromatherapy for Kids $6.99 Buy: Wild Rose Herbs Be Rustic Red Sign $45.00 Buy: Old New Again XOXO Hugs & Kisses Valentines Day Candles $20.00 Buy: ViVO Spa Boutique Heart Shaped Soap In Box $34.00 … [Read more...]

Handmade Gifts For $25 And Under!

Milk and Honey bath bombs

We all know that the holidays can be quite expensive. They don't have to be though. The place I love the most to check out gifts for anyone and everyone is Etsy. I have probably spent over $100 in the past week there.. sigh. I can't help myself. Enjoy the list of handmade gifts for $25 and under! $3 for set of three! Made By The Black Sheep Soap Co. $20 Wood Sign Decor Family blessings with photo blocks primitive and rustic Made by Faye's Attic Red Earrings Sterling Silver Steel Wire Jewelry Made By Dogberry Hill Studios Gluten Free Snowballs & Candy Canes Cake Ball Truffles Made By Mama's Gluten Free Cake Balls $8 Each! Sleigh Bells 8 oz. Soy Candle Made By Dream By The Lake Candles $23 Gift Set of 5 Lip Tints Made By Etiquettes $25 Wooden Mens Shaving Kit Made By Dirty Deeds Soaps $4 Each (Vegan) Bacon Lip Balm Made By Bathing In Luxury $6! Brown Knit Leather Bracelet with Cord Wraps Made By pinkyourlimb $12 Personalized Ribbon Blanket Pink Whale Made By … [Read more...]

The Best Handmade Soaps and Body Scrubs-OMG Love Them!!!!

gingerbread handmade soaps

I can't get enough of Etsy, I mean I can and WILL spend hours on that site. Like right now, I am on there and I can't believe the soaps and body scrubs, OMG! I want them all. Tons of awesome handmade soaps and body scrubs that you will want to stuff in your mouth (not really...) and slather over your entire body.   These are my Favorites... Gingerbread Handmade Cold Process Soap Bars Made By Concord Soap Chocolate Handmade Soap Made By Larson Farm Naturals Raspberry Truffle Lolli Soap Tarts Made By LolliLuscious Exfoliating Oatmeal Soap Made By Sakura Bath And Body Bluberry Cobbler Yogurt Soap Made By BubblesUpByBethieB   Stocking Stuffer Soap Animal Crackers Made By The Charming Frog   Candy Cane Soap Made By Lippincott Soap Co.   Beer Soap Made By drksoapcompany   Cucumber Melon Handmade Soap Made By Blushie   Holiday Christmas Soap Spiced Eggnog Made By Wicked … [Read more...]

Mothers Day Gift Reviews: Including Something Original This Year

mothers day child

We all know that shopping for Mothers Day can be tough. I have two kids, and I know how hectic a mother’s schedule is with balancing meals, school, and everything else. Special events, like Mothers Day, can slip through the cracks with so many other priorities demanding our attention. It’s tough for me at least, and when May 8th rolls around this year, you may want to show your mother how much she means to you with a special gift that shows you’ve been thinking about her. Here are some gift ideas for mom that will really wow her and show how much you appreciate all she’s done. Also, they can be used as ideas you can hint to your husband or kids for yourself!!! Here’s something I stumbled across while browsing online and thought it was worth mentioning. This is a gift that combines the intimate touch of a homemade craft and elegance of body soaps - products crafted by Shenandoah Soaps. Kelly Berger started this business based out of Saint Louis. Handmade soaps are her … [Read more...]