IPSY Bag January 2019

This month’s IPSY bag was a little plain. It looks like a spring or summer bag. I’ll use it during the warmer months. The company has added new features to the $10 a month subscription service. First of all, it’s including a brochure with a description of the five samples in the bag. You can…

FabFitFun Favorites and a $10 Discount Code

FabFitFun lifestyle boxes come out four times a year during the winter, spring, summer, and fall. The products inside the boxes coordinate with the season. For $49 a box, you get up to $300 worth of items. Most of them are high-end products. I recently became an affiliate with the company. I can now offer…

Camille Rose’s Cocoa Melange Collection: Pure Decadence

The Camille Rose Cocoa Melange Holiday Collection is a luxurious gift set that smells like thick rich chocolate. It’s usually $45, but I caught a 50% off flash sale. The four-piece collection includes products for your hair, face, and body. I was so happy to get this collection on sale. Both the facial mask and…

How to Choose the Perfect Purse!

My grandmother always told me never to buy cheap shoes. Your feet support your whole body and shoes should be an investment. I believe the same thing about a purse. Most women don’t leave the house without a purse. It’s your life support. You need something that’s going to last, have easy access, convenient to…

Comfort Food: Ground Turkey and Fusilli with Black Olives

It’s cold outside and there’s nothing like comfort food. Here’s a quick recipe that’s perfect for the season. 1 package of ground turkey or chicken 1 10 oz can of Rotel diced tomatoes with green chiles (use mild or hot ) 1 14.5 oz can of diced tomatoes 1/2 cup of Chicken stock Black olives…

Shea Moisture’s Manuka Honey & Mafura Oil …Wow!!

I had given up on Shea Moisture hair products until I tried the Manuka Honey & Mafura Oil Intensive Hydration line. Honey is my hair’s best friend, and this line delivers. It moisturizes and repairs dry damaged hair. Since I color my hair, this shampoo and deep conditioner give my hair the TLC it needs….

I Got My Makeup Brushes!!

I spotted these Real Technique makeup brushes at Marshall’s a few days ago. They were so pretty that they caught my eye, but I wanted to research them before investing.   Once I did my research, I knew I had to have the Real Techniques Limited Edition Brush Crush collection. I made my way back…

Bath & Body Works Semi-Annual Sale…Round 1

The Bath & Body Works Semi-Annual sale has started. This sale goes on forever and new items are brought out over time. So I will make a couple of visits…at my key locations. This is Round 1. During the semi-annual sale, I try to find new lines that I haven’t tried. I went with the Sea-Tox line…

Spicy Southwest Chicken Chili

It’s chilly outside which means it’s time to make chili inside. I like to play around with chili, changing it up every once in a while. Here’s my newest recipe for Southwest Chili. Ingredients 1 pound of ground chicken 1 green bell pepper and 1 small red onion Minced garlic to taste Basil and oregano…

Alfredo Salmon & Broccoli with Spaghetti Squash

This dish is so delicious with a unique twist. The spaghetti squash is a great substitute for pasta. Believe me, you won’t miss the noodles. Ingredients: 1 to 2 jars of Alfredo sauce (I had one small jar so I had to build the sauce up.) 1 large or 2 small fillets of salmon Broccoli…