Friday, December 2, 2016

Book Blogger Hop 12/2- 12/8

Happy Friday! This is a cool question because I'm in the midst of a giveaway right now! I'm enclosing the link so you can enter.


  What format do you use to set up your giveaways? Rafflecopter, Google, Leave a Comment for an entry, or some other style? 

    I use Rafflecopter! I have a limited amount of things to do because I want the contest to be fun :)



Here is an example below! Enter to win a Amazon Gift Card:





a Rafflecopter giveaway

12 Days Gift Suggestions: Stocking Stuffers

Christmas stockings are so fun! Here are my suggestions for stuffing your friends and families:
                                                 Lush
These goodies are available in any lush store or at the Lush Website:
These bath products are cute, smell wonderful and keep you clean. My favorite is the wand that you can use over and over in the tub. And the sparkly fairy that you can use to add a little glitter to your body.





Tsum Tsum





These adorable little plushes come in a variety of genres from Disney to Star Wars. They are addictive and stackable!


                                        Coloring Books


Here are some fun ones to keep for yourself or give as gifts:






    Happy Holidays! Enter for a chance at an amazon giftcard below:
a Rafflecopter giveaway

Thursday, December 1, 2016

12 Days: SoCal Christmas

December is here! I love the holiday season, but living in sunny So-cal it's hard sometimes to get into the holiday spirit.  So i celebrate through my senses.
                                              Starbucks

Yummy London Fog Tea Lattes, Hot Chocolate and Carmel apple sweets, put me in a Winter State of Mind.



Aromatherapy


Cranberry, Cinnamon, Clove Nutmeg and more.  These scents put me in a winter state of mind.






Here is a great recipe for potpourri  by Aura Cacia:




ingredients:2 fluid ounces Aura Cacia Jojoba Skin Care Oil
8 drops Aura Cacia Cassia (Cinnamon) Bark Essential Oil
8 drops Aura Cacia Clove Bud Essential Oil
8 drops Aura Cacia Nutmeg Essential Oil
1 cup cinnamon sticks (2 to 3 inches long)
1 cup whole cloves
1 cup whole nutmegs
small cellophane or linen bag ribbon, Raffia
2-ounce amber glass mist bottle


Holiday Movies

Here are some of my favorites that I return to every year for some holiday spirit:





How do you get in the holiday mood?