October 2013 archive

Urban Decay, The Mother Lode Shadow Set, Holiday 2013

Urban Decay The Mother Lode Shadow Set, Holiday 2013

Urban Decay fans, hold your breath, here comes the unprecedented Holiday 2013 gift set from your favorite brand. The ultimate eyeshadow collection, called “The Mother Lode Shadow Set” is the end to all eyeshadow palette sets ever. Dripping with luxury, this eye shadow collection is loaded with 68 Urban Decan single velvety eye shadows. Included […] Read more…

Butter London, Luxe Rock Set, Holiday 2013

Butter London Luxe Rock 12 Piece Holiday 2013 Gift Set

Continuing the theme of Holiday 2013 Gift Sets that brands prepared for us, there is one particular set that cannot be left out. The Butter London nail lacquer wardrobe , called “Luxe Rock” delivers 12 amazing nail color and care pieces in one beautiful box. The charming, nicely crafted gift box is already a keeper, […] Read more…

Cod & Vegetables Stir Fry, Tefal Actifry

Tefal Actifry Recipe: Cod and Vegetables Stir Fry

Berkley & Jensen frozen Pacific Cod Fillets, similar to any other frozen fish fillets, can be a very tricky ingredient, if you plan to bake, fry or boil them. Easy to fall apart, they can ruin your dish in seconds. However, I found out that Tefal ActiFry pan is the perfect way to enjoy your […] Read more…

Valentino, Valentina Oud Assoluto

Valentino, Valentina Oud Assoluto, Holiday 2013

Getting ready for the 2013 holiday season, do not forget to check out if your favorite perfumes were released in a limited edition bottle or if a new variation to the beloved scent was introduced. This is the case with Valentina perfume by Valentino, which was introduced 2 years ago, but has already become so […] Read more…

Korres, Japanese Rose Shower Gel

Korres Japanese Rose Shower Gel

As an addition to my rose scented body care routine, I recently purchased Korres Japanese Rose Shower Gel, which promised a world of pampering experience with its velvet feel and the sweet scent of rose buds. Let me begin with the scent of this product… This shower gel has a very sweet, almost candy-like, scent. […] Read more…

Stila, Artist Signature Set, Holiday 2013

Stila Artist Signature Set Holiday 2013 Gift Box

What a fun this artist inspired Stila Artist Signature Set – a Holiday 2013 Gift box full of a wide range of Stila make-up products. The box resembles a wooden box, where an artist stores his (her) tools and paints. It opens up to reveal a breathtaking array of Stila Lip Glazes, Eye shadows, Blushes, […] Read more…

Halloween Candy Assortment

Trick or Treat! Halloween 2013 Candy Assortment

The month of October came and most grocery store put out their best candy assortment ready packaged for Trick or treating in bulk bags. Orange, black, brown, and yellow – the colors of the fall are also Halloween colors and candy is not an exception. But Halloween is also very eccentric with its different shades […] Read more…

Kitchenaid Kitchen Towels

KitchenAid Kitchen Towels

This week, one of my great value buys were Kitchenaid Kitchen Towels. The 3 kitchen towels measure 16 inches by 28 inches and are made of 100% Cotton. The label says that they are heavyweight and durable and also machine washable. Each towel costs only $3.99 at HomeGoods, but the quality suggests a much higher […] Read more…

Au Lait Fine Scottish Soaps Set

Au Lait Moisturizing Milk Soaps Set, Scottish Fine Soaps

Restocking on my most favorite soaps was always fun. A set of Au Lait Moisturizing Milk soaps from Scottish Fine Soaps Company is a sumptuous collection of pamper soaps enriched with the natural goodness of Organic Milk and blended with a range of skin enhancing Shea Butter, Cocoa Butter and vitamin E. Besides the quality […] Read more…

L'Occitane Hand Indulgences Set, Holiday 2013

Hand Cream Confectionary Holiday 2013 Sets

Pamper yourself with amazing holiday gift sets of beautifully pre-packaged hand creams in mini or travel sizes. This is a perfect chance to try some of the best hand creams at the fraction of the retail price. And the best part that I love about holiday gift size samplers is that you get to try […] Read more…

Caudalie Hand Cream Trio, Holiday 2013

Get Your Hands Covered for the Holidays

Beauty shoppers know that holiday season is the best time not just to buy gift for your loved ones and friends, but also the most perfect time to stock up on your beauty favorites which come pre-packages as gifts in value sizes. Beauty care items, such as hand creams are one of those staple items […] Read more…

Chanel Rouge Allure Moire

2013 Lip Collection Rouge Allure Moire de Chanel

Classy and daring, neutral and bold, the amazing range of flattering shades and textures of “Le Rouge Chanel” have already become everyone’s favorite. This fall 2013 season, Chanel has prepared for Le Rouge fans a new color range that delivers a unique luster for lips. The eight new luminous Rouge Allure Moire shades are inspired […] Read more…

Fresh, Sugar Starts Lip Treatment Set

Fresh “Sugar Stars” Lip Treatment Set Holiday 2013

Fresh fans will be pleasantly surprised at the variety of pre-packaged tinted lip treatment gift sets that the brand prepared for them as part of its Holiday 2013 line of products. My favorite is a “Sugar Stars” set, the ultimate sugar stash of 8 delicious lip treatments, that is simply breath taking. This complete set […] Read more…

Have a Lovely Rose Morning

Have a Lovely Rose Morning!

Mixing different scents and personal care products in your daily routine is always fun. What could be more exciting than using your imagination and creativity to layer one scent on top of another and creating an enigmatic aura that is uniquely you? However, today I would like to focus on celebrating one scent. Let’s have […] Read more…

Actifry Fish and Vegetable Stir Fry

Tefal Actifry Recipe: Fish and Vegetables Stir Fry

Frozen fish fillets could be a tricky ingredient to deal with, which canbe easily overcooked, fall apart and ruin otherwise a perfect dish. How many times did your fish fillets turn into watery substance in the oven after only 10 or 15 minutes of cooking and you promised yourself never ever to buy that product […] Read more…

Deborah Lippmann, Big Bang, Holiday 2013 Set

Deborah Lippmann Big Bang Set Holiday 2013

With Holiday 2013 season being just around the corner, what could be more exciting than getting hold of one of those luxurious Deborah Lippmann holiday sets. A must have item on my holiday shopping list is Deborah Lippmann’s “Big Bang” Set of 12 mini nail lacquers (0.27 oz each). Perfectly packaged as a luxurious gift, […] Read more…