Month: May 2011

eShakti – We Design, You Customize

With the warmer weather arriving (hopefully very soon for me in the Pacific Northwest) I wanted to share my absolute favorite website for the most adorable fashions – eShakti.  When you shop with eShakti they will customize your garment to your size specifications.  Do you want the hem longer?  They’ll do that.  Do you wish

Secret Bear World Giveaway!

Secret Bear World is a virtual world online game for children, similar to Webkinz and Club Penguin. My daughter loves to play on Webkinz and has really enjoyed her time in Secret Bear World.  My favorite part is that Secret Bear World was developed with charity built into its game design.   Every little bit helps when

Wilhelmina Casting Call Today – West Coast

Wilhemina Modeling agency is looking for women ages 40 and over.  Fantastic!  Wilhemina will be conducting a casting call in Costa Mesa, CA today, Saturday, May 21 from 12 – 5.  A professional photographer will be on site to take your picture. Estee Lauder Make-up artists will provide free mini-makeovers. A $20.00 entry fee is

Kung Fu Panda Giveaway!

If your child is excited about the release of Kung Fu Panda 2 you’ll want to get into the spirit of things with a viewing of your own copy of the movie that started it all, Kung Fu Panda.  Enter for your chance to win a Kung Fu Panda 2 Prize Pack supplied by DreamWorks and General Mills.

Sibu Beauty – Repair & Protect

Yesterday I mentioned that I had a new favorite facial moisturizer… To begin, Sibu Beauty Repair & Protect Day cream incorporates the Sea Buckthorn berry.  I had never heard of this so I had no idea of what this wonderful, ancient fruit had to offer my skin.  Sea Buckthorn has an unsurpassed source of Omegas 3, 6,

Obagi System – Vitamin C Serum

I’m still on my “lotions & potions” kick! After a personal 3-week trial I have found that I really, really, really like Professional-C Serum by Obagi System.  I have been reading for years that topical Vitamin C in the form of lotions or serums would improve the appearance of your skin.  I have used facial creams that

Mother's Day: Lotions and Potions – Yes To Cucumbers

I absolutely love the lotion and potion aisles in stores.  I love the hope it brings when I see a jar and read that it will diminish my fine lines, or remove my dark circles.  Oh, this one will lighten my age spots!  Lovely. Now, I’ve been at this a long, long, long time (I started