Category: Product Reviews

Books, Philosophy, Product Reviews, Reading, Reviews

American Gods Analysis: Exploring What It Means To Be American

“If you are to survive, you must believe…Everything.” Faith is certainly an integral theme in Neil Gaiman’s Hugo Award-winning fantasy novel, American Gods. The earliest immigrants arrived with little more than faith, and it was their belief in the new world that has made this country what it is. In what can only be described …

Beauty, DIY, Fashion, Health & Beauty, Makeup, Nails, Product Reviews, Products, Reviews, Style

Good Deals At Julep This Month And Two-Toned Manicure Tutorial

I sometimes do affiliate marketing using shareasale.com. If you’re a blogger, I think it’s the easiest way to connect with brands and also get free stuff and discounts, so sign up. I’m sharing this post from Julep because they’re giving away lots of free stuff this month. **Remember, Julep is a subscription box. Sign up for …

Dogs, Grooming, Pet Care, Product Reviews, Products, Skin infections, Westies

How to Bathe Your West Highland White Terrier (Westie)

You’d think with such perfect white coats, westies would require frequent bathing, but they don’t. In fact, it can be harmful to bath a westie too much. They’re prone to sensitive skin, and over-bathing can cause irritations. In general, you should only bathe your westie three to four times a year. If you prefer a …

Product Reviews, Products, Uncategorized

Fashion and Beauty Tips for Busy Moms Like Me

Moms have a lot to do; I know, I’m a mom. I have two daughters (Nadia and Maia), and two step-daughters (Alyssa and Chastity). I don’t have hours to get ready in the morning. Although I’d love the time to curl my hair, tweeze my brows, and carefully apply my makeup, I simply don’t have …

Freelance Writing Advice, Links, Product Reviews, Products, Social, Writing Tips

How to Make Money Using Your Social Media Accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Etc.)

Okay – first things first – I must issue this disclaimer: I rarely earn money on social media. I spend money on social media. I sometimes use it as a marketing tool and buy ads, etc. These ads do generate revenue for my businesses, but that’s not what I’m going to teach you. I’m going …

Beauty, Product Reviews, Products

My Favorite Products of 2016

Looking for a few new beauty essentials? These are products that kept me looking great throughout 2016, and I’ll continue using them in 2016 too. Some of them are old favorites, such as Fekkai’s Brilliant Glossing Cream and some are new favorites, such as Kat Von D’s Lock-It Concealer. (Pictures are links to the products). …

Beauty, DIY, Fashion, Health & Beauty, Product Reviews, Products, Style

DIY Fashion Gifts for Christmas

For my friends who are DIYers and fashionistas, here’s a bunch of really crafty holiday gifts. These gifts are inexpensive and sweet; best of all? They’re oh-so-fashionable. These gifts will be treasured and worn for years to come. So, get in your craft closet and get ready to impress your friends and family with these …

Beauty, Health, Health & Beauty, Makeup, Product Reviews, Products, Style

Christmas Wish List for the Beauty Maven in Your Life

Halloween is over, so it’s officially okay to start shopping for Christmas gifts. These are my picks for the season’s best treats for the most wonderful time of the year. This isn’t my list; I’m all about the giving, and I already own most of these products. These are just the items that are new …

Beauty, Fashion, Health & Beauty, Makeup, Product Reviews, Products, Style

Buy this Not that (Knockoffs and Affordable Alternatives)

Let’s be real, if it weren’t for sites like Influenster and BzzAgent, I wouldn’t have any high-end makeup products (except maybe Clinique, which I splurge on). I can’t justify shelling out $50 for a tube of lip stain or bottle of BB Cream, so I look for the deals and alternatives. Here are five of …

Beauty, Health, Health & Beauty, Product Reviews, Products, Reviews, Sleep

Just a Quick Note for my Fellow #Sleeplovers about #ZzzQuil

My latest VoxBox from Influenster was a sample size of ZzzQuil Liquidcaps. I don’t fall asleep easy and I rarely sleep through the night, so this voxbox was perfect for me. I took a break from my regular dose of nightly melanin to test this sleep-aid. Spoiler alert: this is a great product. Disclaimer: I …