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  1. Chic Hairclips Holder

    September 6, 2010 by barbara


    I seriously love this chic hairclips holder from Chloe In Style.  It is a great way to keep track of hairclips especially when you have more than 50 of them.    This Hair Clip Holder is hand crafted and features an “S-hook” at the end of the ribbon for hanging ponytail bands.

  2. Ballet Flats Are Wardrobe Staples In Every Closet

    September 2, 2010 by barbara

    I was relaxing on the log furniture after dinner at my friend’s house a few days ago when she brought out her new pair of ballet flats to show me.  I was over the moon to see her shoes.  In case you don’t know, I am into ballet flats now.  They are just the prettiest shoes on earth.  Ultra feminine and oh so stylish, the ballet flats are very popular for those who want to dress up without adding height or putting a strain on your feet.  My friend bought hers from Pretty Ballerinas.  Below are a few of my favorite ballet flats.   The one in red may soon be mine.





    They even have pink glittery ballerina for the little princesses.  How sweet.

  3. Organic Cotton Lunch Bags

    September 2, 2010 by barbara

    I love these organic cotton lunch bags from  Ain’t they cute?  These sizeable organice cotton lunch bags are made with kids in mind.  Each bag comes with a protective (phthalate-free vinyl) removable liner which is great to wash away any spillage or dirt.  It also has snap enclosures and is washable.   If you want to go green, get one of these cotton lunch bags now.


    This is my favourite lunch bag design


    another cute design

  4. Egg Boilers To Make Your Life Easier

    September 1, 2010 by barbara

    Like the modern furniture that are designed to make your life easier, The Eiko egg broiler holds the egg in place to enable the user to retrieve the egg easily when it is done cooking.  The egg hangs down from the edge of the pot into the boiling water while the handle of the spoon stays cool.  When the egg is boiled, just remove the spoon and rinse the egg with cool water.  The Eiko egg broiler functions as an egg cup as well.


  5. Eco-Friendly School Supplies

    August 31, 2010 by barbara

    Soy is nutritious and contains lots of goodness.  Soy products are potent sources of antioxidants.  I love everything about soy.  So when a friend told me that she found some crayons made from soy, I quickly shift my attention from the Forex trading software which I am trying to study to which carries a range of eco-friendly products for children.  Non-toxic Prang Fun Pro Soy bean crayons are made from a unique soybean oil formulation and do not contain paraffin wax.  They also do not contain any lead.   I want to get them for my 5-year old.


  6. Tote Bag For Men

    August 31, 2010 by barbara


    It is not easy to find a nice tote for the man.  He does not want something that is too girly-looking but big enough to carry all his necessities.  While browsing the internet, I came across this Tote Bag for Men from  It is made out of re-purposed WWII military issue parachutes.  Cool eh?  What’s great about this nylon bag is it is lightweight and can be folded into a 4″ x 4″ pocket-size when not in use.   Let me check with my man and see if he likes it or not.


  7. Stay Puft Caffeinated Marshmallows

    August 31, 2010 by barbara

    A friend of my husband dropped by our house a few nights ago to discuss about purchase order financing for his business.  While talking about business, they had some beers and snacks.  Guess what my husband’s friend brought along?  A box of Stay Puft Caffeinated Marshmallows.  We have never had them before.  They are delicious and are licensed Ghostbusters product.  The box which they came in is really cute and it is rubbery like marshmallows.   Well, if you want to get yours hands on some collectibles, check out for more.


  8. I Judge You When You Use Poor Grammar

    August 31, 2010 by barbara


    I have a friend who is very particular about having good grammar.  He speaks English as soon as he knows how to talk and have been staying overseas for the last 20 years.  It gets on his nerve whenever he finds grammatical errors on documents or other reading material.  Just as how important an exit alarm is to a building, having good grammar is essential if we want to master the art of conversation.  I can’t help laughing when I saw this book – I Judge You When You Use Poor Grammar at  It features a collection of disconcerting bloopers, linquistic slip-ups and errors.  A great book for those who would like some humour.  Hmm…I think this book would make a good gift for my friend.

  9. Zubbles Magic Coloured Bubbles

    August 31, 2010 by barbara


    No more boring colourless bubbles.  Have some magical bubbly fun with Zubbles Coloured Bubbles,  the world’s first colour tinted bubble.  Don’t worry about staining your outfit or the floor because they won’t.  The Zubbles Coloured Bubbles are also non-toxic and available in Presto Pink or Blazing Blue.   You can get them at Perpetual Kid.

  10. Protect Your Outside Faucet From Winter

    August 30, 2010 by barbara

    The end of summer is fast approaching.  This means cold days are on their way.  Have you started preparing your house for winter?  If you would like to avoid costly repairs, keep your faucets from freezing with the 3M Thinsulate sock.  As reliable as the rv towing service, The 3M Thinsulate sock will help to seal out cold, wind and water as well as preventing burst pipes and joints.  It features the same durable material that is used in high quality outerwear to protect you on the ski slopes.  All you have to do is just slip the sock over the faucet, pull it tightly and secure it with the attached cord.   The 3M Thinsulate sock fits nearly any faucet.