emma mckinstry Customizable, Hand-Stamped Jewelry (Review and Giveaway)


CONTEST OVER! CONGRATS TO Debbie Jackson #140!! I love simple things. I don't like to over do  on anything and I certainly do not like over doing it on jewelry. I am just simple :)emma mckinstry  (formerly unique, by emma), makes some pretty nice jewelry. It is not over the top and complicated, it is simply stunning and simple and I love that about her jewelry! She recently came out with some new pieces and I was able to review one of them! I received the beautiful and elegant customizable, hand-stamped necklace to check out. Since my brother just got married not too long ago, I wanted to give this to his wife. So, I had an 's' stamped on the necklace, for my brother's name, Shaun. I did have to put it on though and check it out for myself. It is very delicate and just so pretty and simple! All the things I look for in jewelry. This is perfect for everyday wear and is quite affordable at only $38.00. These necklaces can be customized with a single hand-stamped … [Read more...]

15 Handmade Fall Bath/Beauty Products To Die For!

handmade fall scented soaps

Yep, I did it again. I browsed Etsy.com and could NOT leave without sharing some of my favorite handmade Fall Bath/Beauty products. Oh heavens, there are SO many. Wow. Talented people on there, let me tell you! My Top 15 Picks Are... Hot Cinnamon Apple Pie Handmade Soap purchase at: Creamy Dreamy Soap Company Spiced Apple Cider Soap Purchase At: BLSoaps Gift Set of Fall Flavored Lip Balms Purchase At:  Honest and Natural Beeswax, Honey and Beauty Products Fall Harvest Mix Shea Butter Soap Purchase At: Handmade Cowls, Scarves, Neckwarmers, and More Handmade Fragrant Silk Leaf Soap Purchase At: Country Club Soaps Custom Blended Fall Nail Polish Purchase At: Custom-Blended Nail Polish Pumpkin Spice Handmade Organic Soap Purchase At: All Natural Organic Bath & Body Products & Party Favors Fall Bakery Sugar Scrub Set Purchase At: Kristi's Klean Kreations   Sweet Fall Spice Whipped Shea Butter Blend Purchase At: Organic Bella Scent of Fall - Apple Pie … [Read more...]

Pebble Octopus Rattle Review And A Rattle Giveaway For Baby!!!

baby octopus rattle

CONTEST OVER! CONGRATS TO Shelly Peterson #793!! As soon as I found out I was pregnant with this little love, I started collecting little things for him/her. It is so much fun to do and so far, I have collected quite a few fun things, like the adorable Pebble Octopus Rattle! OMG, so cute! This is a handmade hand crochet octopus rattle and he is adorable! . He's smiley and friendly, with eight perfectly sized legs!  There's plenty of choice for grabbing and chewing. This little guy is truly fun and cute. I can just picture my baby now, nibbling on his legs! Awwww ;) I really like that this little rattle is machine washable and can be tumble dried on a low setting. That is very nice, because we all know how messy babies can get and make things :) Kahiniwalla:  <ka•'hee•nee•'wal•uh> (Bangla)  n. meaning a purveyor of stories, a storyteller, a traveling story teller; (North America) prop n. meaning a business which distributes Fair Trade product in North America which … [Read more...]

Isabelle Grace Jewelry: Little Love Necklace Review/Giveaway!

Isabelle Grace Jewelry Logo

CONTEST OVER! CONGRATS TO Sarah Carroll #655!! Isabelle Grace makes beautiful, simple, elegant pieces of jewelry. They are inspired by the most important things in life like marriage, family, children and love! They make their jewelry to celebrate life. Their jewelry can be worn with your everyday wardrobe and will probably become a family heirloom because they are so beautiful! I received the beautiful Little Love Necklace from Isabelle Grace and just adore it! It is simple, elegant and so pretty. This is truly the perfect sweetheart gift for that special someone. It is crafted just beautifully and I rarely take it off. I only take it off to shower :) I had my kids initials put on the necklace, so it is even more special to me! This necklace is available two ways, as a dangle charm which is perfect for wearing solo or to add to an existing necklace or as a stationary charm necklace which looks fantastic and adds a funky modern twist to it! My Little Love … [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...]

Zubels Handmade Knit Toys: Review And Giveaway!


CONTEST OVER! CONGRATS TO Marcie Wahrer #332!!   Zubels are adorable, handmade knit toys. They are super cute and oh so comfy for little ones to hold onto! They are also organic and Eco-friendly, which is super nice! From adorable dolls to turtles, pirates and food, Zubels has something for every child on your Christmas list! I was able to pick out something I knew my little girl would love, to review! I chose the London Collin Bunny. He is very cute and little. It will be perfect for my daughters little hands! Me and my son reviewed this as my daughter will be receiving this in her stocking.     He has adorable little blue eyes, he carries a yummy orange carrot and he is oh so soft! Very sweet little bunny doll, great for a boy or a girl. Zubels uses 100% certified organic yarn, for their products. Zubels also uses minimal packaging, as you can see in the picture, so there is less waste. Zubels also uses eco-friendly low impact dyes … [Read more...]