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The Long Goodbye-

The Long Goodbye -Kara Tippetts Story -Review

The Long Goodbye -Kara Tippetts Story As a Netflix subscriber, I routinely check for new additions.  I kept looking at one story that was listed as a Documentary. The title and photo on the cover was a clue that it would be a hard show to watch.   I passed it by a few times but last night I selected it and watched. Terminal Breast Cancer Kara was a young wife and mother who shared her three-year[...]

Mexican Restaurant in Asheville, NC

Mexican Restaurant in Asheville, NC My husband and I have been going to Ay Caramba Mexican Grill and Bar since 2014. There are two locations and we have been to both.  It may look like an average neighborhood joint but Ay Caramba is anything but. We are greeted immediately when we walk in.   Ay Caramba Menu There is a nice salsa bar. I have ordered many things off the menu and am al[...]
Retin-A Benefits

Retin-A Benefits and Retin-A Strengths

Retin-A Benefits I have been using Retin-A for the last 5 years. I started out slow with 0.05% Tretinoin cream for adult acne and lines, wrinkles. I had sun damage and I was going through surgical menopause after a total hysterectomy.    In the beginning, I had some learning curves as far as how much to apply, how often and when to apply. My approach was to apply more for better results.  That does[...]

What do Probiotics Do ?

What do Probiotics do? Probiotics send food through your gut by affecting nerves that control gut movement.  They can aid in digestion and maintain gut health. They are beneficial bacteria. Experts are still studying but say they may boost your immune system, help prevent infection, stop harmful bacteria from attaching to the gut lining, send signals to cells to build up the mucus in your gut and hel[...]

Benefits of Dermaplaning and Dermaplaning at Home

Benefits of Dermaplaning The benefits of dermaplaning are exfoliation, removing hair (peach fuzz) and anti-aging. The scraping creates microscopic wounds in the skin which in turn stimulate collagen production.  Moisturizers and serums penetrate the skin much better and makeup goes on smoother. It helps with wrinkle reduction and age spots. It is comfortable and relaxing. Is there downtime with Derm[...]
Tangle Teezer

Tangle Teezer Review for Detangling

Tangle Teezer Review for Detangling I found a new product that I love and I would love to share my Tangle Teezer Review for Detangling my coarse wavy hair. I was interested in the history of this product so I will start there. Tangle Teezer Inventer Shaun Pulfrey became a hairdresser at the age of 16.  He developed the Tangle Teezer for detangling hair and is now a multi-millionaire. It i[...]
Present for Prime Day

Amazon Prime Day 2019

Amazon Prime Day Amazon Prime Day begins at midnight on Monday, July 15 and runs for 48 hours. You have to be a Prime member to get in on these deals. I provided info below for the free 30 Day trial. Amazon Customer Amazon saves me time and money and I have been a customer for many years.  I work full-time and have a very busy personal life. We order our groceries, presents, movies, books, pet supp[...]
Blow-Dry

Easy Blowout you Can Do at Home

Easiest Blowout on Hair I have never been good at styling my hair.  Being born in 1961 I went through a lot of perms and big hair in the 80s. The texture of my hair is wavy and I have a lot of hair. My go styling tools are curling irons and hot rollers.  The flat iron is not something I have mastered. My hair is frizzy by nature and dry from coloring. Wavy Hair Since my hair is wavy and colored [...]
Retin-A Benefits

Great Foundation for Coverage and Combination Skin

Great Foundation for Coverage and Combination Skin I am branching out and trying to find a great foundation for combination skin with the coverage I want. Almay has a product that I have used for two weeks and it delivers. It stays on all day with lighter coverage than my other favorites and the price is way less.   Mature Skin I usually go for full coverage but find that it might be too muc[...]
Oprah's Latest Book

The Path Made Clear: Discovering Your Life’s Direction and Purpose

The Path Made Clear: Discovering Your Life's Direction and Purpose I have been an Oprah fan for as long as I can remember.  In my opinion, she is as real and honest as they come. When she is about to speak or communicate via book or live event my ears are ready to receive her message because I know whatever she is about to say is something I need to hear! Empowering Women Oprah empowers women and i[...]