Aromatherapy That Stops the Pain!

I’m a firm believer in the healing properties of aromatherapy. I suffer from painful joints and neuropathy in the hands and feet among other aches and pains. I’ve decided to make my own custom blends. I started with selecting the essential oils I would use. A majority of my essential oils are from Eden’s Garden….

IPSY BAG: MAY 2020

May’s ombre colored bag is great for the warmer weather. I enjoy carrying colorful bags during the summer. Purlisse Beauty Matcha Green Tea + Lemon Detoxifying Charcoal Mask. This mask has a lot going on. We’ll see if it works. Space Case Cosmetics in the color, Intense Stargasm. This is a striking silver color. The…

Fresh Thyme Food Haul

I’m doing a mix of a Paleo and Keto diet. It’s basically a low carb, low sugar, and natural ingredients diet. I got the idea from Bobby Parish’s Flav City Youtube channel where he goes to stores and shows you what to buy 20 Healthiest Things To Buy At ALDI. He also shows you how…

Instantpot Spaghetti: Quick, Easy & Delicious!

A few months ago, my crockpot choked on me. Not once but twice while I was cooking pinto beans. At that point, I knew I had to buy something new and reliable.   I chose an Instantpot. It’s a slow cooker, rice cooker, pressure cooker and more. You can saute meat and vegetables, make yogurt,…

The Last Sephora Playbox

This is it. Sephora has discontinued its Playbox. They’re placing it with the Sephora Lux box which is double the price of Playbox.  I’m not ready to jump from $12 to $25 a month, so I have to let it go. I received belif eye bomb. I probably have five of these in my makep…

IPSY Bag: April 2020

This pastel shade and the abstract flowers are perfect for the spring weather. Carry this as a wristlet or toss inside a big summer tote bag. I love the wooden circle. It gives the bag that special touch. I can’t wait to try this primer. It has Vitamin C in it which does wonders for…

Aromatherapy Haul

*This shopping haul was done before the COVID quarantine. As a high-risk person with an autoimmune disease (Rheumatoid Arthritis/RA) and diabetes, I only leave my home for doctor appointments and groceries. I always wear a mask and gloves. Stay safe out there. I was at Ollie’s stocking up when I came across loads of essential…

Sephora Playbox

I’m not sure if these items are from the February or March Playbox. I’ve gotten things all mixed up with due to working from home and dealing with the Coronavirus,  I like the products, so I thought I’d share them with you. Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench moisturizer. I savor any samples I receive from…

February & March IPSY Bags

With all that’s going on, I’ve fallen behind on my IPSY bag reviews. Let’s get caught up.   I received these two bags for February and March. I really like the pink quilted bag Cake’s The Curl Friend for curly hair. Hmmm. This didn’t really work on my kinky curly hair.   Callyssee Better Bean…

Trader Joe Shopping Haul Before Quarantine

*This shopping spree was done pre-COVID-19 Quarantine. I had some health issues, but I’m back in action now! More posts to come. Trader Joe’s is one of my favorite grocery stores. I pop my head in at least once a month because it’s not always budget-friendly. Okay, maybe it’s me. I buy too much. Trader…