Category: Style

bath products for kids.

Circle of Friends is company that offers a wonderful variety of hair and bath products for children. With products like Chocolate body lotion, hair detangler, and a sudsy-soap-filled-ducky-sponge it’s amazing that the kids ever get out of the bath. Finding the children in the bath after I come back from work in the evening; I am always curious as to what interesting cultural factoid they will be sharing with me that evening that they read on the bottles. Circle of…
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custom made tee giveaway.

The Etsy shop PoppySeeds has some of the cutest kid shirts I’ve seen in ages. The tees are customized with adorable & unique hand made appliqués, guaranteeing your child the number one spot on your neighborhood’s best dressed list. Petit Elefant is giving away one PoppySeeds tee & the winner will get to pick from the assortment of customized tees. Sizes 6 months to 6 years. Giveaway guidelines below. PoppySeeds Tees. $22-$24. Giveaway Guidelines: Leave a comment on this post…
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organic shea butter.

If you’re going on vacation, you’ll need some goodies to pack into your new Dwell Weekender right? So let’s start with skincare. Remember how I told you about my love for Shea Terra Organics’ Shea Butter? This kit includes some of the good stuff especially for one of you. Hooray! Giveaway guidelines are below. Pink Guava Pomegranate Shea Butter Gift Set. $45. {via Shea Terra Organics}. “This fragrant gift set comes with an Indigenous Silk & Shea Body Lotion, Silk…
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father’s day tie.

It would be a shame to talk up such a great Father’s Day gift idea without giving one away. So here we go! Use the word “Dingo” within a sentence or two as it references or relates to neckties or dress wear. That’s just for fun. Also, tell us who this necktie would be for and why you want it. References to Seinfeld and A Cry in the Dark (1988) will be docked points and disqualified. References to Meryl Streep…
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how guys really get dressed in the morning.

Ask any guy and they will tell you that they don’t wear outfits, they “just throw something on in the morning.” If you ever get a chance to see these brothers, you’ll know that chance encounters in the closet just do not happen. Just in case they do, here is something that can accidentally go well with pink, salmon, or just about any pastel colored shirt. The Nankeen Elm Necktie It’s funny how this professional model chose to wear washed…
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shea terra organics.

Shea Terra Organics is an amazing company {with an equally amazing founder} offering an assortment all natural, organic bath & body products. The products hail from Africa and the purchase of each contributes to the local economy. I’m not sure how I ever lived without the Organic Shea Butter; its healing properties are phenomenal. After a severe sunburn from the beach last week {C informed me ‘that’s what sunscreen is for’} I slathered this all over my body with fabulous…
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bio-oil.

Bio-Oil.$11.89{via drugstore.com}. I’ve been interested in trying Bio-Oil for a long time. Any product that even halfway implies it might help with my scars & stretch marks automatically peaks my curiosity. There is no shortage of scarring and stretch marks on my body, from both pregnancy and my ensuing parenting experiences. Let’s just say, I’m not the woman I used to be. Bio-Oil feels like liquid silk on your skin while performing all sorts of medical miracles. It contains Vitamins…
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summer pedicure how-to.

I’m one of those people who has had my toenails painted since Kindergarten. Really. My toenails look very odd to me without any polish on them {in the rare moments between polish changes} and I’m always experimenting with new brands & colors of polish. While it’s a rare treat for me to get a pedicure in a salon {something I didn’t even discover before I was pregnant with C} I have all but perfected the home pedicure. If you don’t…
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boutique bags and hair accessories.

Isn’t the whole point of Mother’s Day to pamper yourself, to buy things for yourself you would never otherwise consider? I’ve found some goods for you to do just that. Two lovely ladies {Kimberly and Lori} are selling some pretty adorable goods right now. Lori is a very talented seamstress who makes the cutest bags you’ve ever seen. Her Market Bags make me want to go grocery shopping just so I can take one along. She is selling them right…
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