Silk Bougainvillea for the Horticulturally Challenged

The Gardening Gene Skipped Two Generations If you’re like me, you love flowers, but don’t do well taking care of them. My grandmother has a green thumb. Every plant that she touches thrives. I have a gray thumb. These Silver King Thyme plants that I planted last year…DEAD! These climbing Confederate Jasmine…on life support! The … Continue Reading

Auromere Ayurvedic Natural Toothpaste: A Gleaming Review

  Ayurvedic Natural Toothpaste On one of my TJ Maxx runs I was in search of a stick of Schmidt’s natural deodorant, and I came across Auromere’s ayurvedic natural toothpaste. In case you don’t know, TJ’s sometimes carries hard-to-find, discontinued items. This is a great way to try a new product out, and if you like … Continue Reading

Product Review: Tom’s Natural Deodorant

Update (January 2018) Update (May 2017) I’ve been using Tom’s  natural deodorant for about 6 months now, and I’m very satisfied with it. I love the natural scent that it emits when it heats up. Tom’s doesn’t stain my shirts like anti-perspirants do, and I feel better about not clogging up my lymph nodes and … Continue Reading

Vermont Village Apple Cider Vinegar: a Review

An Apple Cider Vinegar a Day… Until today, I had never heard of Vermont Village; didn’t even know they existed. I was on a dreaded Walmart run when I decided that I needed to restock on my Bragg’s apple cider vinegar (acv). That’s when I came across Vermont Village’s line of sipping vinegar. What drew … Continue Reading

Harry’s Seafood Bar & Grille: Slap Yo’ Mama Good

Harry’s Seafood: Word of Mouth Recently, the husband and I took a little weekend getaway down to St. Augustine, Florida where we stayed at a bed and breakfast (b&b). On the advice of one of my co-workers, we decided to go eat dinner at Harry’s Seafood Bar & Grille. They did not disappoint. Thanks for looking … Continue Reading

Shea Moisture African Water Mint & Ginger Review

These Curls Ain’t Loyal When asked about the products that I use on my hair, I start to comb the recesses of my brain. Why, because I am not brand loyal. Right now under the sinks in my bathroom I have the following brands: Shea Moisture (pronounced “shay”), Joico, Carol’s Daughter, and CHI to name a few. … Continue Reading