Bath & Body Works Sale: You Won’t Believe What I Found! Part 2

I wrapped up the Bath & Body Works Semi-Annual Sale by buying more candles. They were on sale for $10.50 and with coupons, they ended up being $8. These are some of the candles brought out for the Semi-Annual Sale. Some of them were only available online or at White Barn. Firecracker Pop candle. This…

African Stewed Chicken

This is my version of African stewed chicken. I came up with it after reviewing several recipes. There’s no blending required. It’s easy and tastes great! Ingredients: 8 to 10 skinless thighs (I marinated my thighs in Grace’s Fish and Meat sauce, thyme, and curry overnight.) 1 diced medium bell pepper (red or orange) 1…

Marshall’s Haul: Mychelle and Laura Mercier!

Right now, my Marshall’s is down on makeup and body products. So I went to another location. My timing was perfect. They’d just restocked. I picked up another bar of the Shea Moisture Inflammation Therapy Soap. The hemp and shea moisture help sensitive skin. It’s also good for arthritis and sore joints. I bought the…

TJ Maxx & Marshall’s Haul: Becca, Marc Jacobs & Hemp Products!

  Let’s start with TJ Maxx. My hair loves black castor oil, so I repurchased the Sunny Isle Jamaican Black Castor Oil Lavender Pomade. This pomade is a staple in my home. A little goes a long way, and it lasts forever. $5.99 I normally buy the Sunny Isle Black Castor Oil, but I switched…

Don’t Sleep on Hallmark: Luxury Soap

Sometimes when I want to decompress, I visit my local Hallmark store. The cards are nice to read, but I like to check out the novelty items.       I’m obsessed with soap. I can’t explain it, but I love trying different types of natural soaps. This is a luxury soap by Finchberry. These…

Dr. Brandt Microdermabrasion Exfoliator

Let’s start with the fact that it would be a special treat for me to buy Dr. Brandt’s Microdermabrasion Age-defying Exfoliator. It costs $80 for a 2 oz tube.  Fortunately, I received this in my FabFitFun subscription box. The product is an at home exfoliator that’s supposed to be as good as a spa treatment….

Spanish-Spiced Salmon with Farro & Zucchini Salad

I just had to use the Blue Apron picture for the cover shot because it’s so pretty. My dish doesn’t look as appetizing but it was amazing.  I’ve never cooked Farro before, and I love salmon so I gave this one a shot. 1 10-Oz Skin-On Salmon Fillet ½ cup Semi-Pearled Farro 1 Zucchini 2 cloves Garlic 1 small…

Muscle Soothing Essential Oils and Roller Balls

I’ve been diffusing and using essential oils on my body for over a year now. It’s expensive but beneficial, especially if you have ailments. One way I save money on essential oils is by ordering from the Piping Rock website. They always have great sales. The company website says it uses “optimal and honest extraction methods while…

My Nighttime Routine

I love watching nighttime routine videos on Youtube. I thought I’d share my routine. It takes me at least thirty minutes to forty minutes to get everything done. There are two parts to my routine. I have to prepare my meals and clothes for the next day, and then I have to get ready for…

Chicken Parmesan Soup

This morning, I came across a picture of this Chicken Parmesan Soup recipe, and I had to make it. I had all the ingredients in the kitchen, so I cooked it up for lunch. I changed up the recipe a little, and it was even better than I thought it would be. You’ve gotta try it!…