Feature Film Friday: Shadow of a Doubt (1943)

Now this Friday’s film isn’t only a favorite of mine, it’s actually a favorite of the director’s too- Alfred Hitchcock. Said to be the king of suspense’s fav flick, Shadow of a Doubt is a quintessential Friday film. Suspense, intrigue, amazing artistic shots, and a murderer walking the streets of a small quiet town. *Sigh* … Continue reading

Laughter is the Best Cosmetic: My Benefit House Party Review & Giveaway! Ends 4/4

A couple of years ago my mom joined the House Party community, and since then we’ve had quite a few house parties. If you want to know all the details about house parties then go here, but house parties are parties that you throw in your home promoting anything from a product to a service … Continue reading

NYC Talon’s TV (movies): Anne of Green Gables Series (1985, 1987, 2000)

Chances are you’ve probably heard of this series before, in which case feel free to have an Anne with an “e” geek-out moment with me. And for those who haven’t heard of this series before, if you’re even remotely a free-spirit romantic type you’ll love this series based off of the books by Lucy M. … Continue reading

Feature Film Friday: True Grit (1969/2010)

I always love me a good Western. So choosing True Grit to feature on this friday’s post was a no-brainer. True Grit is based off of a novel by Charles Portis about a tough US Marshall and a Texas Ranger who help track down the killer of 14 year old Maddie Ross’ father. Along with … Continue reading

Go Enter Bloggers Giving Back Baskets for Babes Giveaway! Ends 3/30!

So I’m really proud to join One Busy Moma and Miki’s Hope, along with 25 other bloggers for this 2nd Annual Bloggers Giving Back Baskets for Babes Giveaway! Anyways, to enterĀ  and check out the giveaway (and super easy rafflecopter entry form) click here! You can win a Freshwater Pearl Necklace along with Appraisal Certificate … Continue reading

Product Rave: Kiss Nail Dress!

Unless you’ve been living under a rock (or aren’t hanging around the beauty/tweetasphere) then you’ve probably noticed the increased attention that nails are getting. Simple french manicures and one color nails are no longer making the cut for girls everywhere (not that we don’t love the lbd of nail looks). Girls are styling their nails … Continue reading

Product Rave: Gillette Venus & Olay Razor!

So you may have seen my review of this razor on my previous post about my first VoxBox, but I really loved the Gillette Venus & Olay Razor that I received SO much that I thought that I would post an additional review with some handy links in case you’re debating whether or not to … Continue reading

Lovin’ My Influenster Love VoxBox!

I mentioned in a previous post about the abundance of sample subscription services out there. And one of the “boxes” I mentioned was the VoxBox– a program run by Influenster that connects qualifying members to the latest products and brands to hit the market, giving them a chance to try the products and post their … Continue reading

Feature Film Friday: The Joy Luck Club (1993)

Usually, if you’re looking hard enough, you can come across a good movie. Occasionally, you’ll come across a great movie. And rarely you’ll come across a movie like The Joy Luck Club, the kind of movie that has the ability to completely engage its viewers. Because, no matter who you are, one way or another … Continue reading

Reasons Why You Should Eat a Cupcake Today, and Giveaway Winner!

Wow! I received the funniest and sweetest reasons to eat a cupcake on my most recent blog giveaway, so I thought I’d share them here as well as post who won the giveaway: 1. My favorite reason to eat a cupcake is for the great taste! – Marilyn 2. I love licking the icing off … Continue reading