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My generalized rambling.

6 Months Gone (A Pandemic Update)

Posted on Sep 14, 2020 in Rambles | 2 comments

6 Months Gone (A Pandemic Update)

Yes, I’m actually here & writing something. And yes, this is your reminder that it’s been 6 WHOLE MONTHS since everything just stopped. How are you doing? Hanging in there? Let me tell ya a thing or two going on in my head…

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4 Memorable Christmas Gifts

Posted on Dec 6, 2019 in Rambles |

4 Memorable Christmas Gifts

Getting a gift that shows someone how much they mean to you can be hard, especially when you have to keep coming up with great ideas and outdoing yourself every year! If you want to get somebody a really special gift this year, but can’t think of anything they especially need or want, then these ideas should help you think of something that will be inspiring and memorable:

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A Precious Moment of Christmas in July

Posted on Jul 25, 2018 in Reviews, Sponsored |

A Precious Moment of Christmas in July

Christmas is coming!!  Christmas is coming!! In 5 months.  I’m celebrating Christmas in July with this adorable “I Love You With My Whole Heart” Bisque Porcelain Figurine that perfectly represents our little family!  This is just one of many super cute Precious Moments figurines and ornaments that will make your home extra cozy whether you’re celebrating Christmas on July 25th or December 25th!

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Precious Moments has Adorable Figurines for your Valentine!

Posted on Feb 11, 2018 in Reviews, Sponsored |

Precious Moments has Adorable Figurines for your Valentine!

Jewelry, candy, and flowers are the staple gifts of Valentine’s Day, but bonus points are always given to those who thoughtfully go outside of the box with their Valentine’s Day gifts!  I’m not suggesting you go full on practical with your gift like shelves or storage bins, just look outside the usual trappings.  Precious Moments has some adorably lovable figurines for your favorite Valentine that you can mix things up with!

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5 Unique Gifts for Mother’s Day

Posted on Apr 21, 2017 in Rambles, Sales | 13 comments

5 Unique Gifts for Mother’s Day

Lately I’ve been doing a LOT of promotion of my own stuff, so I thought I’d take a break and show you some unique gifts that your Mom will love that I DIDN’T make!  I mean, she’d love my stuff too, but that’s beside the point.  Amazon has done a great job of showcasing what they call “Interesting finds” and I’m obsessed with browsing through them.  But of course, while Amazon might be one of the more convenient sites to order from, there are other retailers out there with great unique gifts!  Here’s 5 unique gifts for Mother’s Day you might consider this year.  

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Win Julep Kerry for a Perfect Fall Manicure

Posted on Nov 7, 2016 in Beauty, Contests, Manicures | 1 comment

Win Julep Kerry for a Perfect Fall Manicure

Once again, my mistake is someone else’s gain.  The fatal downfall to having 347 different bottles of nail polish is that on occasion, I get a duplicate.  Not just a similar polish, but the exact same one.  In this case, I opted in for the Pumpkin Spice Mystery Polish in my November Julep Maven Box and ended up with a second bottle of Julep Kerry.  So let’s have a giveaway!

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