Artist Trading Cards (ATCs): Dolls of the World

Sometimes, artist trading cards (ATCs) do not take the shape of the usual 3 ½ x 2 ½ rectangular measurements… and you accept a challenge to follow a specific template. I’ve done egg shapes, doghouse shapes, and used a hole punch to create a stamp-like fringe on cards before. This…

8 Reasons Why You Should Sign Up for Informed Delivery from USPS

Photo Credit: Pope Moisa Are you one of those people who anxiously await the mail of the day? I know individuals that will not leave the house until they see if a letter, bill or check has arrived. Imagine their disappointment when they’ve waited all day for nothing. But now,…

Photowall’s DIY Frame Makes their Vincent Van Gogh’s Starry Night Canvas Print Even More Special

Starry Night by Vincent Van Gogh is one of my all-time favorite paintings. So, when I was offered a chance to order a canvas print or wall mural from Photowall, I knew there was a high possibility that I’d be a proud new owner of Starry Night. First thing I…

Oh Yeah…Coolhaus Bananas Foster Ice Cream is a High Quality Indulgence

Shipping their pre-packed ice creams to stores across the U.S., Coolhaus is a woman-owned company headquartered in California that sells frozen treats out of a food truck locally and two Southern California-based storefronts in Pasadena and Culver City, Bananas Foster is one of my favorite desserts; it’s made with caramelized…

Oreo Love: Cookie Butter Oreos and Mint Oreo Chocolate Candy Bar

Cookie butter is a flavor introduced to me via Trader Joe’s, which sells it in jars, offers a cookie butter cheesecake that quickly sells out during the holiday season, and makes other variations of desserts. Most recently, I nearly gagged on the overly sweet Arby’s limited edition Cookie Butter Shake…

What Does Bolthouse Farms Cilantro Avocado Yogurt Salad Dressing Taste Like?

Offering 70% less fat and 64% fewer calories than leading brands, Bolthouse Farms Cilantro Avocado Yogurt Salad Dressing is a deliciously lower-calorie product made without preservatives and artificial flavors. The texture of the gluten-free salad dressing is heightened by the presence of onion puree, garlic puree and cheese. You can…

Four Snack Brands Discovered from Great Kids Healthy Snacks

I’ve been receiving boxes of gluten-free edibles from Great Kids Healthy Snacks for months now, and recently, I’ve been introduced to a handful of brands I wouldn’t have otherwise tried without the subscription. Some of the treats inside have been ideal for the summertime, while a couple gluten-free cookie brands…

International Delight One Touch Latte is a Pretty Cool Option for Making Lattes at Home

If you’re a latte lover, then you’ve probably already tried a handful of ways to recreate your favorite drink at home. A popular way that I used to rely on was the Keurig K-Cup 2-step approach that includes a froth packet you add to your cup before adding the hot…

Artist Trading Cards: Unlikely Friendships

When you think of unlikely friendships, what comes to your mind? Opposites attracting? Have you ever made friends with someone that you’d never expect to get along with? I’ve become friends with some of my high school rivals later in life, and have clicked with classmates in graduate school that…

What Can L’oreal Paris Revitalift Triple Power Deep-Acting Moisturizer Do for Your Skin?

I used to be one of those people that overlooked the importance of embracing anti-aging products before the signs of aging start to appear. Slowly but surely, I started to dabble in a few products, but nothing on a consistent basis. Then, I was chosen to take the 14 Day…