Homemade Beauty Gifts for Christmas – 18 Great Ideas!


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Homemade Beauty Gifts Tis' the season for giving! What better way to give than to use one of these awesome ideas for a do-it-yourself homemade beauty gifts! Not only do you show someone that you cared enough to give, but you cared enough to give them a little piece of yourself! These are great for family members, friends or even teacher's gifts! I know that as a parent, I would much rather have the kids give me something they have made themselves as opposed to something from "Santa's … [Read more...]

Orange Coconut Sugar Scrub – Perfect DIY Mother’s Day Gift


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Orange Coconut Sugar Scrub Are you still looking for a gift for Mom for Mother's Day? How about a DIY gift straight from the heart! Make Mom this Orange Coconut Sugar Scrub. She will love it! Not only will she love using it, she will love that you made it for her! Materials: ½ cup coconut oil 5 drops Orange essential oil Scant 1 cup sugar 4oz canning jar Directions: In a microwave safe bowl, heat the coconut oil in 20-second intervals until it is completely … [Read more...]

Flash Sale at Flirty Apron – Mother’s Day Gift Bonanza!


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Flash Sale at Flirty Apron, Head Over to Save 50%! If you’re a fan of Flirty Aprons, you’re going to love this flash sale! For the next 3 days only (4/26 - 4/28) they’re having a flash sale on all of their aprons. Choose from aprons for women (think Mom!), Men & Children's styles too. I'm always about pink and black, but they have tons of styles & colors to choose from. You’ll see the regular price when you add it to your cart, but then use coupon code MOTHER50 at checkout and the … [Read more...]

Possible FREE Pair of Shoes!


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While this offer is for Buy One Get 1 Free, many people are reporting an offer for their FIRST PAIR FREE! That offer has gone to many people who have signed up and taken the JustFab style quiz in the past but haven't pulled the trigger. In any event, it's worth a shot, right? Why not take the style quiz, find out what recommendations are in store for you and then sit back and wait for the mail to come in? CLICK HERE to get started! If you haven't heard about JustFab, here is a little … [Read more...]

Get Celebrity Style Jewelry Custmized Just For You at Affordable Prices!


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Now you can get quality celebrity style jewelry at a price that we all can afford. If you haven't heard of this new jewelry site, you are missing out. They have some of the hottest pieces out there and you can pick up pieces for less than it would cost you to put gas in your car! Head on over and check out JewelMint. They have some beautiful pieces. The best part? You can fill out a style profile and then they'll only show you what they know you'll like. All the prices include free … [Read more...]

Free Bang or Beard Trim At JCP Salons Through 6/30


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Free Bang or Beard Trim at JCP Salons Woohoo!  Free bang and beard trims at JCP Salons going on now.  Head over and get your new look for the summer.  I love when they run these free cuts.  It saves our family a lot of money.  Head over for a fresh look for the summer sun.  This offer is good through June 30th, 2013.  There's no need to make an appointment.  Just stop in, and get your free bang or beard trim today.  No purchase necessary!   … [Read more...]

Old Navy Flip Flop Sale- $1.00 Each


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Old Navy is back again with another great deal on Flip Flops!  This time, anyone can get this great deal.  For one day only, June 29, 2013, all flip flops at Old Navy stores are just $1.00.  I think we bought just about every color they carry in store.  Stock up for the whole family in every color, and don't worry about breaking the bank.  I love this sale.  If you're heading over to your local store to stock up, head over early, as this sale is VERY popular.  The limit is 5 pairs per person and … [Read more...]

HOT SUMMER DEAL! Ladies’ Cotton Ribbed Tanks for $2.09ea shipped!


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Score your cotton ribbed tanks for $2.09 ea with FREE shipping!  CLICK HERE   Right now, while they last, you can score a 12 pack of assorted colored cotton ribbed tank tops! When you register with Maxwell's Attic, you will instantly get a coupon code for $5.00 off in your email. While these are listed at $29.99, when you take the $5.00 off and divide by 12, you are scoring these tanks for only $2.09 each, shipped! Whether you prefer to wear them under your favorite button-down … [Read more...]

HOT! $10.00 Credit Toward Your First $11.00 Jewelry Purchase!


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Admit it - you're hooked on Candy Crush! You play for hours until you're out of lives and anxiously crush the little candies on your screen. Wear your addiction like a badge of honor! This silver plated charm bracelet has six replicas of Candy Crush candies. The bracelet measures 7 inches, but can be adjusted as needed. The best part? Right now you can score a $10.00 credit toward your first purchase of $11.00 or more on TopHatter! Not convinced it's a deal? These live auctions go for … [Read more...]

Men’s Guide to Valentine’s Shopping


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In this Men's Guide to Valentine's Shopping, I'll help to point your better half in the right direction. A majority of our followers are women ages 25-44, and are couponers. This guide is designed to help people avoid the commercialism trap that is know as Valentine's Day. Men- women want you to get them something for Valentine's Day even if they say otherwise. Trap 1: If she says she doesn't want anything for Valentine's Day, DO NOT fall for it. If you do you'll be with the rest of the guys on … [Read more...]

How to Clean Your Hair and Makeup Brushes


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  Bacteria is everywhere. While we take care of our personal hygiene we rarely think to clean our makeup brushes, hair brushes and combs regularly. Every time you use a brush on your face or hair they pickup and store moisturizer and makeup as well as deposits left behind from shampoo/conditioner and styling products. You don't need anything special to keep your brushes clean, in fact you probably have what you need in your kitchen and bathroom already. Cleaning your makeup brushes … [Read more...]

Homemade Skin Care


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Homemade Skin Care: Nothing looks more beautiful than clean, healthy skin.  Using things that come from the earth just feel good on your skin, and give your skin that smooth, natural glow. Let me share some of my favorite skin care recipes and tips. Use these at your own discretion. Sugar and Olive Oil Foot Scrub 1/4 cup  olive oil, any kind works 1/3 cup sugar Mix together to form a paste. Moisten feet and hands, scrub thoroughly, rinse and wash skin with any liquid soap, rinse … [Read more...]

Homemade Hair Bows Are Simple To Make


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Homemade Hair Bows Homemade hair bows can save you quite a bit of money, can be made to match any outfit, and can be made in any size you want. Why spend $4-8  for one bow when you can make them yourself? After breaking down the price, the three finished bows  in this post cost me less than $2.00 each to make. To make your own homemade hair bows, you will need the following: Materials: 2-3 spools of coordinating Grosgrain ribbon 4-5 12 inch wood dowels ¼ to ½ inch thick 8-10 wooden … [Read more...]

Beauty How To: Get Yourself Some Winter Blue!


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Welcome to the first installment of beauty how to! With Winter still in full swing and the extreme cold I have been feeling the past week. I decided to reflect that icy cold with my eye make up! Blue eye shadows have often gotten the shorter cliché end of the stick. I mean really, blame the 80's and Mimi from the Drew Carey Show. However, when done right, and adding a hint of smoke, you have achieve a dramatically icy cool look. First things first. You need to have the right products. As … [Read more...]

Vera Bradley: Transform Your Old Bag Into Something New!


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Start the year off right with a new bag! Vera Bradley is hosting a Bag Exchange at Vera Bradley Stores and participating Vera Bradley retailers. Simply bring in any gently-used, comparable handbag or tote (any brand) to the store between January 9 - 13 2013 and receive 20% off your purchase of any in-stock full priced Vera Bradley handbag or tote! While you're there, be sure to sign up for their Birthday Club! Every year, on the month of my birthday, I've received a nice gift from them. It is … [Read more...]

1-Minute Manicure Recipe – Help Heal Dry Hands


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I first heard about One Minute Manicure on Oprah many years ago. Can you believe that I actually paid $30 for a jar of this "miracle" mixture of salt and oil? Now I know that I can make my own concoction for a lot less! I don't know about you, but this Winter weather has wreaked havoc on my hands. No matter how much lotion I slather on, it has no affect on my dry, cracked knuckles. If you have been following us for a while, you know that I love mixing up batches of homemade beauty treatments and … [Read more...]

Homemade Fizzing Bath Bombs


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How to make your own Fizzing Bath Bombs As a Lush addict, I was so excited to learn that I could make my own fizzing bath bombs for a lot less! When looking for ways to make them, I wanted to make sure they contained no chemicals, dyes or synthetic fragrances. After a couple of batches, I found my favorite and can't wait to experiment with different essential oils.   What you will need: 1 Cup Baking Soda 1/2 Cup Citric Acid (can be found in spice/canning section or health food stores) 1/2 … [Read more...]

Stila Snow Angel Color Palette $24.50


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Stila Snow Angel Color Palette at Ulta.com Create as many holiday looks as there are snowflakes in the sky with Stila's festive limited-edition holiday color palette. This pretty snowflake shaped palette contains 12 gorgeous cheek colors and 18 versatile eye shadow shades that can be worn both wet and dry. It also includes a deluxe size Stay All Day Waterproof Volumizing Mascara and an easy to follow step-by-step artistry look book, for even more beauty possibilities. This set is only … [Read more...]

Shea Body Butter


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Shea Body Butter Use the body shop shea body butter to treat your skin to 24 hour moisturization; a rich, intensive cream featuring the clean scent of shea. Community Fair Trade shea butter has vitamins A and E to help protect and nourish your skin. Best for dry skin. Shea body butter is $5.00 compared to $12.00 and up at other stores, this will be a great stocking stuffer or stocking up your supply.  Ulta free holiday shipping over $25.00 by using code HOLIDAY2o12 at checkout, or you can … [Read more...]

e.l.f. Studio 144-Piece Ultimate Eyeshadow $15.00


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Was $30.00, now  $15.00, You save 50%! All the colors of the rainbow.. and more! e.l.f.'s  Ultimate Eyeshadow Palette features 144 gorgeous shades to create endless eye looks for the makeup artist in all of us. From bright blue hues to perfect plums, rich neutrals and sparkling charcoals, these long-lasting, pigmented shadows are ideal for creating vivid day and night looks that reflect your personal style. A kaleidoscope of colors packaged in a sleek and thin palette design, perfect for … [Read more...]