I absolutely love lighting candles in the house. I love how they look and smell and I almost always have one or two or three burning. The Starling candle, above, really saved the day in a terrible situation recently. Here’s what went down- we recently moved into a new house…

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Weekend Reading

February 19, 2017

  How horrifying would it be to discover your best childhood friend has been murdered? That’s the premise for Carolyn Murnick’s book, The Hot One. Ashley and Carolyn were best friends, as close as sisters, as they grew up in suburban New Jersey. As they got older, they grew apart as…

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  I am always looking for good hair care to nurture my dry, frizzy locks! Nearly every day I wash, blow dry, heat style then use hair spray. That’s a lot of battering for delicate strands like mine.┬áMy requirement used to be that a shampoo/conditioner would add volume (I like BIG…

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HollyBeth Organics

February 14, 2017

  I had heard a lot about HollyBeth Organics but hadn’t tried this brand until recently. My thoughts in one word? WOW. My skin absolutely loves the Rose Geranium Face Moisturizer and the eye cream is so soothing and moisturizing that I actually look forward to applying it. Let’s take a…

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Weekend Reading

February 12, 2017

I am currently reading The Simplicity of Cider by Amy E. Reichart and I have a sudden longing to visit a small town in the midwest and sit under the trees of an apple orchard, thanks Amy! I loved her other two novels but this one is really pulling me in….

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