Gifts
Mon 12.19

AmorePacifc Moisture Bound Oil-Free Essentials Clarifying Skincare Regimen

I know it’s far from being a new brand, but AmorePacific is a new personal favorite. I’ve used a few of their products over the past year including an eye cream, nighttime moisturizer, and now I’ve been using the Refreshing Hydra-Gel, which is one of five products in the brand’s limited edition Moisture Bound Oil-Free […]

Fri 12.16

Belmont Two-Tier Vanity Tray: Sweet Storage

A treasured gift is often one that you are tempted to keep for yourself, but instead pass your found prize off to someone special. Belmont’s two-tiered vanity tray is that perfect gift for your mother, your wife (if you’re a husband looking for a great idea), or for me! I have a cabinet in my […]

Thu 12.15

Frugal Snob: TJ Maxx/Marshall’s Stocking Stuffers

Congrats to Madeline M. of Alexandria VA who won our TJ Maxx $100 gift card.  Her best score at TJ Maxx? A gorgeous Michael Kors dress for a mere $20! Maybe she can get five more dresses with her winnings!  For those of you who didn’t win, thanks for participating! TJ Maxx/Marshalls has an enormous […]

Wed 12.14

Frugal Snob: Soap & Glory You Cube Set

I can’t say enough good things about Soap & Glory! Forget people who say it’s vein because beauty products truly have the power to impact our mood and Soap & Glory’s You Cube Set ($25) does it in the best way possible. The newbie set not only comes with effective products, but they smell great, […]

Fri 12.02

Poof Slinky Young Architect: Let the Creative Juices Flow

HOLIDAY GIFT IDEA! I’m in remodeling mode at the moment, since I’m about to start redoing my kitchen. When I found this clever kit, I actually thought of buying it for myself so I could play around with the floor plan! This imaginative, reusable design and building set will expand your tot’s mind by inspiring […]

Mon 11.28

Rodial Life & Style and Holiday Gift Sets

This past summer Rodial founder Maria Hatzistefanis hosted an event to preview her Nip + Fab line, which is now at Target and while I was getting a sneak peak at that, I was also able to check-out her Life & Style range. Truth be told I don’t even know if I was supposed to […]

Tue 11.22

Large Saucy Piggy Bank and Dots Piggy Bank: Feed the Piggy (Bank)!

It’s never too young to start our little ones saving money! And these ceramic piggy banks are the cutest ever. Pigs with polka dots? Nothing better. For those with hefty savings in mind the Large Saucy Piggy Bank is just the thing. Saucy is super-sized at over six inches tall and seven inches wide – […]

Tue 11.15

Frugal Snob: Holiday Shopping with Burt’s Bees

One of the good things about being Jewish and having a small family is that I don’t need to stress about getting dozens of people presents come the holidays. In fact, I get to be utterly self indulgent and take advantage of all the value sets and sales to splurge on myself! I have to […]

Tue 11.01

New Limited Edition Buys from L’Occitane

L’Occitane, the ruler when it comes to shea butter, verbena, and almond – at least in my book! – always has great holiday gifts, limited edition sets, and stocking stuffers. Better yet, they’ve got a ton of value sets so you can load-up on favorites for yourself. Holiday Hands Trio ($25) and Shea Travel Treasures($40) […]