My Favorite Things: Summer 2018

I tried a lot of products this summer. Some were awful. Others were average…and then you have my favorites. I’ve included links to the websites where you can purchase my favorite items. I found this Sukin Super Greens facial scrub at Marshall’s for $6. I’m addicted to it.  It smells sweet and gently exfoliates my…

IPSY September 2018

IPSY is a monthly subscription service. For $10, you get a cute bag like this one and five sample items. I adore these bags. Some are so cute that I collect them, and the rest I either use or giveaway.   This is a travel size bottle of HEMPZ lotion. I have this in a…

Kale, Sweet Potatoes, and Cranberries Stir-Fry

This is a healthy, quick dish that you can whip up as lunch, dinner or as a side. I used kale, sweet potatoes, and cranberries. You can also add or substitute with chick peas or sliced almonds. Ingredients: 1 to 2 large sweet potatoes cubed 1 small onion A handful of  dried cranberries Chinese five…

Dollar Tree Decor: You won’t believe it!

By now you know the Dollar Tree is one of my favorite places to shop. It’s a great way to save money. Dollar Tree is known for its faux flowers. I spruced up this antique picture that I owned by putting four stems of seasonal flowers in it. They were a buck each at the…

My Fall Essential Oil Picks!

I’m constantly replenishing and adding to my essential oil collection. As I’ve mentioned in previous posts, Eden’s Garden is my favorite website for my essential oils. The oils are high-quality and economically priced. The website has great deals and you can even build your own kit. I  created a set of six essential oils for $32.00. I…

Peanut Butter Curry Chicken

This is one of the most delicious meals I’ve ever made in my slow cooker.  It’s my version of Peanut Butter Curry Chicken, and it can be modified to your taste. You can use chicken, lamb, beef, or even shrimp. You can spice it up with jalapenos. Enjoy! Ingredients: 6 Chicken thighs Rice of your…

Shugar Soap: Where to get it for cheap!

If you look on Amazon, Shugar soap costs $6 each. However, the Dollar Tree sells it for a buck a bar. I’ve found the following scents in Dollar Tree: Oatmeal & Lavender; Oatmeal & Cranberry; Oatmeal & Verbana; Oatmeal and Coconut; and Lemon. This is one of my favorite soap companies because you get a…

DIY Seashell Sand Castles for under $10

I was walking through the Dollar Tree when I came across something I hadn’t seen there before… square glass vases. I knew I had to use them in my living room. I bought four of the vases, one bag of seashells, two bags of blue pebbles, and two bags of white sand. Total cost=$9. I …

Spicy Spaghetti with Salami

Tired of the same old spaghetti. Well, I have a delicious recipe that could change the way you eat spaghetti from now on. The featured ingredient is salami. Ingredients: Slices of  dry salami or pepperoni (add to your taste) 1 pound of ground turkey (or ground chicken) 1 small green bell pepper 3 cloves of…

Bath & Body Works Haul: Pumpkin Fever!

It’s heading into fall and that means everything pumpkin.  I’ve already purchased some of my favorite Bath & Body Works’ pumpkin candles: Pumpkin Pecan Waffles, Pumpkin Cupcake, and Vanilla Pumpkin Marshmallow. Yummy. I still have to purchase Caramel Pumpkin Swirl. I also purchased loads of delicious wallflower scents: Pumpkin Caramel Latte, Pumpkin Pecan Waffles, and…