This post contains affiliate links. If you click on a link, I may receive a small commission, at no additional cost to you. This commission will help keep this blog up and running. In August 2021, I bought the Braun IPL Hair Removal device - it was definitely the best purchase I made last year! … Continue reading At-home hair removal – a game changer!
Packing for Costa Rica!
We recently took an 18 day trip to Costa Rica. Costa Rica is one of the places we are considering retiring to, so we wanted to go check it out. Also, we got married in December 2019, and planned to honeymoon in Spring of 2020 and THAT didn't happen... so we considered this our belated … Continue reading Packing for Costa Rica!
This post contains affiliate links - see full disclaimer I've always been a calendar/planner girl, from as far back as I can remember. For the last few years, I've been using Plum Paper Planners - I love all the personalization options. But I didn't use all of the features, and it kind of felt wasteful. … Continue reading Journaling 2022
When the pandemic first struck, our local shelter put out the call for fosters for the animals in the shelter. We fostered two sweet German Shepherd puppies for a couple weeks until they were old enough to be adopted. We tried fostering an older dog, but that didn't go well - there was an unfortunate … Continue reading Foster babies!
I just want you to know that today, and every day, I’m thankful for you!
Long time, no see!
Let's catch up!! It's been a long time since I've posted, I know. Pandemic paralysis, I guess. I got caught up just surviving day-to-day, and it was hard to plan blog posts or any type of creative activity. I've been taking care of our grandson while his parents are at work, raising foster kittens (pics … Continue reading Long time, no see!
More Overtone colors!
In one of my previous posts, I shared my experience with Overtone hair color. Since then, I've tried a couple new colors! I tried the Blue for Brown Hair, and while I loved the color, it didn't last as long as the purple did. Here are a couple pics, though: It was really pretty, but … Continue reading More Overtone colors!
Scents of the week Aug 23 – Aug 29
This week, Facebook Fragrance Friends had a theme of Italian perfumes! Now, I would have been totally prepared for this, had I been able to honeymoon in Italy, like we planned! Since we did not (*shakes fist at COVID*), I had to dig through my samples to find enough Italian perfumes, lol. Here they are: … Continue reading Scents of the week Aug 23 – Aug 29
Love Potion Perfumes Summer 2020 releases
Love Potion Magickal Perfumerie released their Summer 2020 collection, and they all looked so good, I had to order the whole sample set! This set is very limited, only a few bottles were made of each scent, so if you see something you might like, order it right away! Love Potion Perfumes has a number … Continue reading Love Potion Perfumes Summer 2020 releases
Scents of the week Aug 16 – Aug 22
This week's theme on Facebook Fragrance Friends was Fruit Salad. We were supposed to pick our fruitiest scents to wear. I don't have a lot of fruity scents, so I had to dig through my samples, lol. Sunday: Clean Reserve's Blonde Rose Top Notes: Aldehydes, Water AccordMiddle Notes: Rose, Peony, JasmineBase Notes: Cedarwood, Sandalwood, MuskThe … Continue reading Scents of the week Aug 16 – Aug 22