Monday, August 31, 2009
Let's take a peek into your closet, shall we?
Don't be a hater.
** Update **
Anonymous said ...
This was my comment.
"Juicy gears for the 17-27 year old buyer. Now that you're getting older what brand are you going to collect next?"
I meant this in a nice way.:) Why did you take it soo wrong? You dress great...and you love clothes... I just thought you had another brand you were planning to collect after Juicy... I guess not! Sorry if I hurt your feelings. Geesh....
August 31, 2009 1:43 PM
Thanks Anonymous for commenting! Usually when bloggers get anon comments, it is because the person wants to take a jab at the blogger and not own up by leaving their name. I only did this in fun ... no hard feelings, honestly! I welcome any and all commenters - I am always happy to have people checking in on my blog. I appreciate you reading my blog and commenting when you do! Hey - you gave me something to write about! LOL! No hard feelings here, promise! :o)
August 31, 2009 1:52 PM
Just showing off my feisty side ... hopefully I didn't scare anyone into not commenting anymore! Ha, ha!! Anon comments are usually meant to be rude, but obviously not intended here.
Friday, August 28, 2009
I needed to give myself a bit of a break between watching the movie and sitting down with the book. I tried starting this series immediately after drooling over the big screen, and then again after watching the DVD, but for whatever reason I just couldn't get into the words on paper.
Thursday, August 27, 2009
Wednesday, August 26, 2009
Tuesday, August 25, 2009
Monday, August 24, 2009
Sweet & Simple Jewelry
Red Clover Clutches
Essie Manicure Set
And please remember ... winners will have 24 hours to claim their prizes, or a new lucky winner will be chosen! So be sure to check in to see if you have won!! :o)
Friday, August 21, 2009
Thursday, August 20, 2009
It's been almost a month since I took my solar nails off, and while I am missing the strength and the perfect, flawless look of having nice nails, I am enjoying a little bit of the au naturel feeling. I have been learning to give myself manicures in the process and have decided not to quit my day job. Ha! But, picking up fun new nail polishes when I am out and about is a bit of a treat for this little shopaholic.
This giveaway is for a cute little cosmetic bag, fun nail files and pedicure toe separators (cuz the toes gotta look good, too!!), and 2 fabulous nail polishes by Essie. The colors sound kinda naughty, but they are gorgeous! Decadent Diva is really similar to the blackberry color I have on my toes right now, and After Sex is just plain hot!! You'll love them!
If you are a follower of my blog, then leave me a comment to enter! Twitter, Facebook, and Blog shouts-outs earn you extra entries!!
You girls have been awesome this week and I am absolutely loving all my new friends who are following ... tomorrow is the last giveaway and I promise it to be so Juicy!! Spread the love!! xoxo
Wednesday, August 19, 2009
Another fabulous Etsy store, Red Clover Clutch, has generously donated to my event! You girls will absolutely LOVE these cute little purses! Vintage inspired and hand-made, these are so darling!! Custome orders are welcome as well, and the seller, Missy (who makes each purse by hand!!) is very easy to talk to - so don't be shy if you have special requests!
Here's how to enter ...
Tuesday, August 18, 2009
I came across this cute little Etsy shop, Sweet & Simple, in my search for some new accessories. I immediately contacted the seller, Kelly, to see if I could showcase her beautiful items here on my blog. This wonderful and generous seller accepted my invitation! For my Big Giveaway Event, you can win this oh-so-sweet Dream Charm Necklace!!
Sweet & Simple also welcomes custom orders, so if you are looking to create something special, please contact Kelly!
Here's how to enter ....
You must be a follower of my blog! Head on over to Simple & Sweet to browse all the cute pieces. Come back here and leave a comment telling me what your favorites were.
For an extra entry, re-post this giveaway on your blog, Facebook, or Twitter. Be sure to come back to let me know you did so. (Extra kudos if you post on all 3)
Monday, August 17, 2009
I can't rave about this brand enough ... love love love it!! For those of you who use it, you already know. MAC is amazing!! My hubby has seen a lot of little black bags come home lately, and each time he asks how my make-up boy at the MAC counter is doing. Ha, ha!!
So check it out ... up first in my event, from the Colour Craft Limited Edition ... the 4-color (quad) eyeshadow in Odd Bits!!
As with all of my giveaways in this event, you MUST be a follower of my blog. Leave a comment to enter ... super simple!
If you would like extra chances at winning, please re-post! Blogs, Facebook and Twitter all count! If you give a shout-out, come back here and let me know. The links are necessary if you don't follow me on Facebook or Twitter (although you totally can! Check out my sidebar for my links!) ... lots of luck!!
Saturday, August 15, 2009
My 5-year-old son took this pic for me ... he thought it was so fun to be on the other side of the camera for a change. Ha, ha!
Here we are at the shower ... isn't my niece adorable? Her mama is going to have her hands full!
Friday, August 14, 2009
Edit ... I fixed the size of my button, so it isn't huge when adding it to your sidebar. Thanks Mrs. Bismarck for bringing to my attention! :o)
Thursday, August 13, 2009
Wednesday, August 12, 2009
Tuesday, August 11, 2009
Monday, August 10, 2009
Sunday, August 9, 2009
So here's how to play ...
1. Open your first photo folder saved on your computer.
2. Scroll down to the 10th photo.
3. Post that photo and story on your blog.
4. Tag 5 others to play along.
Whew! I am glad that particular photo was a good one! Ha, ha! This pic was taken of me, by my hubby, on our vacation in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico this last January. His parents have a timeshare there and go every year. We were lucky to get to go with them this year and had an absolute wonderful time!!
Now let's see what's in your picture file ... keep this tag going!!
Saturday, August 8, 2009
If you are a seller and want to be included in my big event, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org ~ thanks so much!! ♥
Thursday, August 6, 2009
First off, let me tell you how much I love the YoKids line of yogurts for my growing boys!
No phony colors.
No use of toxic pesticides, antibiotics and hormones.
No artificial anything!
My boys love the squeezable tubes of yogurt ... quick, easy, no mess. They especially gravitate to the packages of yogurt with their favorite cartoon characters on them, as we all did when we were kids. But I just cringe when I look at the high amounts of sugars, and artificial colors and flavors. I normally do not buy organic foods, nor do I ban items with high-fructose corn syrup, but when I am buying something that is supposed to be nutritional for my boys, you better believe I will look for this particular brand! Wholesome, organic, and a great peace of mind that my kids are getting the nutrients that they need.
Here's your chance to win this great prize package from the generous folks at Stonyfield Farms!!
A YoKids Cape, A Stonyfield lunch bag, an Eric Carle growth chart, a Stonyfield Farm Activity booklet with YoKids crayons, and 5 FREE YoKids coupons along with a coupon packet worth $5.00 off other Stonyfield products!!
Entering is pretty simple with lots of opportunities to win!!