Writer’s Shelf: The Ice Maiden’s Tale – Book Release & Cover!

At long last, I can share some more details about my book! Here is the lovely cover for my middle-grade, fairy tale, adventure novel, “The Ice Maiden’s Tale”, set to be released on May 30, 2017 by Xist Publishing. “I … Continue reading

Once Upon a Midcentury: $7 Ceiling Fan Hack

For my first home DIY blog post, I thought I’d start with something easy and inexpensive that anyone could do. My house is filled with ceiling fans and odd light fixtures.  They range from meh to gross to mostly broken–like … Continue reading

February 2017 Orangeglad & 10% off Coupon Code!

If you’re like me, you just need a little something extra to face Monday. Today I’ve got just the thing – an artisan dessert subscription!  All the treats! The lovely folks at Orangeglad sent me a box to review.  Each … Continue reading

Popsugar: January 2017 Must Have Box + April & LE Resort Box Spoilers!

I know it’s been quiet over here, but that’s because I have so much awesome stuff going on! I’ve been working on the new house (I can’t tell you how sore I am from painting cabinets) and I’ve got a … Continue reading

Marley Spoon: Keema Curry & Greek Poutine + $30 Off

It’s time to head into the kitchen again with another  Marley Spoon review. If you’d like to try out this weekly meal subscription service for yourself, use the coupon code COOKSMART for $30 off. My meal plan is for a … Continue reading

Julep Maven: January 2017: Future Fresh

It’s time to review my oldest subscription box: Julep. Their January “Future Fresh” collection featured a brand new facial oil and some shimmery polishes that can be worn alone or layered over other shades.  MY CUSTOMIZABLE MAVEN BOX Boost Your … Continue reading

Marley Spoon: Beef & Parsnip GHOULash and Jamaican Jerk-Spiced Chicken + $30 Off

For throwback Thursday, I’m going way back to Halloween 2016 and one of my stockpiled  Marley Spoon reviews. If you’d like to try out this weekly meal subscription service for yourself, use the coupon code COOKSMART for $30 off. My … Continue reading

Once Upon a Midcentury

“Home is a name, a word, it is a strong one; stronger than magician ever spoke, or spirit ever answered to, in the strongest conjuration.” Today, in honor of this gloriously beautiful Friday, I am launching my biggest, best feature … Continue reading

Marley Spoon: Chimichurri Steak & Moroccan Lamb Stew + $30 Off

For throwback Thursday, I’ve got one of my stockpiled Marley Spoon reviews. If you’d like to try out this weekly meal subscription service for yourself, use the coupon code COOKSMART for $30 off. My meal plan is for a weekly … Continue reading

Orglamix Glam Box: January 2016 Detox Box + 25% Off

Finally time to dive into my stack of 2016 boxes!  To get us over the hump, I’ve got one of my favorite subscriptions: the Orglamix Glam Box. January features a “Detox Box” theme. If you’d like to try out a … Continue reading