What would you give the Pillsbury Doughboy?

What would you give the Pillsbury Doughboy?

If you could give the Pillsbury Doughboy a gift, what would it be? The family in the newest commercial featuring Poppin’ Fresh gave him … Wait for it …. A pair of jeans. Huh? Take a look at “The Gift”! “Pillsbury and the Doughboy have brought warmth to holiday traditions for decades, but this modern… View Full Post


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Set Your Thanksgiving Table in Festive Autumn Elegance! #BBNshops

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Set Your Thanksgiving Table in Festive Autumn Elegance!

You spend a lot of time cooking the Thanksgiving dinner in the kitchen, why not sit down and enjoy it with your guests on an elegant tabletop? Check out these 13 great items that will be sure to impress your guests this Thanksgiving Day. Most of these can be used year round. I love the handmade accessories, each one unique and the serving accessories that will make serving a lot easier. The decorations are sure to please and make everyone happy this holiday season!

A selection of tabletop decorations with organic shapes, material & fall harvest colors that celebrate the bounty from the Earth.

  1. Hot Skwash Pumpkins – Rich, velvety pumpkins in warm hues with real pumpkin stems. Handcrafted in Oregon. Centerpiece on the table, the buffet or adornment over the mantle. See them here.
  2. Branch iron candelabra – A rustic but elegant and certainly dramatic candelabra that holds 17 candles. Buy it here.
  3. Dripless pillar candles – A set of 12 dripless candles in a color to suit your decor. Save your furniture and table linens from dripping wax! Get them here.
  4. Leaf appetizer dishes – These glazed leaf dishes are the perfect size for each guest to use as appetizers or for the hostess to serve sauces, dips, olives… See them here.
  5. Pumpkin Dutch Oven – A perfect Oven-to-Table piece, and certainly one that is an ode to the season. By Staub. You’ll have it forever. Buy it here.
  6. Swirled tangerine glasses –  These goblets boast of seasonal colors and style. See them here.
  7. Root wood bowl – This one-of-a-kind wooden bowl is crafted from reclaimed fir wood. It is food-safe and perfect to serve dry foods such as breads. Check it out.
  8. Footed leaf tray – Highlight your hors d’oeuvres and desserts on this elegant pedestal tray. Get it here.
  9. Live Thankfully napkins – A set of 6 natural cotton napkins that are very à propos with the “Live Thankfully” inscription. Buy these napkins here.
  10. Wine carafe -A Stylish wine serving is to be had with this hand-blown wine carafe with an oak wood stopper. Or use it for water or juice. See it here.
  11. Wood candle holders – A set of 5 wooden candle holders, each with a different distressed finish. Love them for the Thanksgiving table and anywhere in the house for the rest of the year. Get the set here.
  12. Flicker LED candles – Perfect for the wooden candle holders and you won’t have to worry about them. The natural flicker will make you forget these candles are battery operated. Oh, and remote control is pretty cool. Get them here.
  13. Autumn floral basket – Preserved sunflowers, myrtle in orange and green, flax and natural wheat make up this decorative harvest basket. Put it anywhere in your home to announce Thanksgiving. Buy it here.

Give your guests an inkling of the festivities that await them inside by adorning your front door this absolutely gorgeous autumn foliage wreath.

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A salute to our troops

A salute to our troops

On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, a temporary cessation of war was declared between the Allied nations and Germany in World War I and the date was commemorated as Armistice Day. Later, in the aftermath of World War II and the Korean War, President Dwight Eisenhower proclaimed… View Full Post


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Petunia Skincare Revitalize Eye Serum With Sea Kelp

Petunia Skincare Revitalize Eye Serum With Sea Kelp

1Can See Results!

I can actually feel this tightening the skin under my eyes. The sagging under my eyes is not as noticeable. It is odorless and goes on smoothly. It is not sticky or greasy. Makeup glides on over this. My eyes look a lot better and not as old and saggy. My crow’s feet are a lot less noticeable

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From the manufacturer:

  • SUPERIOR FORMULATION – Our eye serum is unlike any eye cream on the market. Most eye creams are thick, oily and take forever to be absorbed into the skin. We have formulated our eye serum to be lightweight with a plush and silky texture. It is easily absorbed into the skin and dries instantaneously leaving your eyes literally revitalized as have added caffeine to provide instant relief for the feeling of heavy and tired eyes.
  • DIMINISHES DARK CIRCLES, PUFFINESS AND SWOLLEN EYES – Infused with powerful and proven antioxidants, such as Hesperidin Methyl Chalcone, Alpha Bisabolol, Vitamin C + B3 and Caffeine, specifically targeted to reduce dark circles under the eyes and treat puffy and swollen eyes.
  • HYDRATES, FIRMS & PLUMPS SKIN – Used twice daily, Petunia Skincare’s Revitalize Eye Serum will repair and protect the delicate areas around the eyes. Our formula includes the following ingredients proven to hydrate, repair and firm the skin: Sea Kelp, Sodium PCA, Vitamin C, Matrixyl 3000, Hyaluronic Acid, Pomegranate Extract, Ferulic Acid and much more
  • BEST NATURAL AND ORGANIC INGREDIENTS – 100% CRUELTY FREE! We use only vegan, and cruelty-free formulations containing natural/organic active ingredients. No parabens, no sulfates, no gluten, no alcohol, no phthalates, and absolutely no animal testing. Our serum is made in the USA in our advanced FDA registered facility.

Go to the manufacturer’s website for more info:    Petunia Skincare 

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Great Gift Ideas for Big Dogs and Their Pet Parents! #BBNshops

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Big dogs are great. They are your companion and friend. These are some ideas for things that make life easier for both of you.

Pamper your pet this holiday season. Here is a selection of items that would make great gifts for anyone with a large dog.

  1. Bandana Collection – Big dogs don’t wear costumes, but they’ll wear bandanas! Get this Super Pack to have one for every occasion at Walmart.
  2. Dog Frisbee – What a great way to spend time with that big dog and tire them out for the evening. This great Zisc can be found at Abe’s Market.
  3. Chew Ball – Better known as the Green Ball. Tough as a Kong, but softer, with a place for peanut butter or treats. Buy it now at Petsmart.
  4. Wooden Dog Feeder – Help them eat and digest, by raising their food bowls, while helping with the decor. From Wayfair.
  5. Spirit Essenses -Essential Oils for pets! This is the Peacemaker Set. Check out all the other selections at Abe’s Market online.
  6. Large Rope Ball – One giant knot of rope. Solves the body’s need to chew and the brain’s need to unravel. Get one now at Petsmart.
  7. Chicken Pot Pie Training Treats -They’ll learn anything for the ultimate treat – Chicken Pot Pie might do the trick! Find them at Abe’s Market.
  8. Large Corner Pet Bed – Fits in the corner, has bolster sides, comes in blue or green. Put that big dog out of the traffic, but with a place to call his/her own. Get Organized carries this unusual bed.
  9. Water Trapper Mat – Winter is coming! Snow, ice and rain mean water, mud and dirt coming in the house on those big paws. These mats are a must to save your sanity if clean floors are a priority and are now carried at Orvis.
  10. Reflective Collar -It’s getting dark earlier and earlier. Make sure everyone sees you both on those winter night walks. Order from Orvis and personalize with name and number.
  11. Folding Crate – Traveling this fall? Take this folding crate so your big dog has their own home wherever you go. Find it at Walmart.

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