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  1. A Bouquet Made Of Paper

    July 14, 2011 by barbara

    I was looking for a pouch to keep my sd memory cards when I chanced upon this beautiful bouquet on Etsy – WhetherPaperWorks.  You all know how much I love paper craft, right?  This paper bouquet just blew me away.  It is made from copies of 1920s National Geographics.  This paper bouquet make wonderful keepsakes or gifts for a wedding.  If you want to try something unique at your wedding, do check it out.   Each bouquet is personally handcrafted and can be customized with your choice of foldable paper such as sheet music, comic strip, vintage magazines and etc.  It is just beautiful.


  2. Reusable Food Covers

    July 12, 2011 by barbara

    I was at a friend’s house for dinner last night and boy, did she cook up a storm.  I think I need some safe diet pills after last night’s dinner.  My friend was using a few of these Reusable Food Covers which she ordered from Amazon.   These amazing covers are really handy.  They are stretchable and are made from 100% food grade silicone material.  The food covers are safe for use in the microwave, freezer, fridge and oven.  Available in different sizes and they are also airtight.  If you want to save on plastic wrap, get a few today.


  3. Cardboard Furniture From Karton Group

    July 9, 2011 by barbara


    This cute Barnyard Method Ram shelf is great for kid’s room.  Made from strong cardboard, it is 100% recyclable.  It is durable, affordable and easy to move around the home.  Cardboard furniture from Karton Group are easy to assemble, dismantle and store flat. This Ram shelf is just perfect for storing books, magazines, DVDs and CDs.  Check out Karton Group for more cardboard products.

  4. Casual Shoes For Summer

    July 9, 2011 by barbara

    Since we are planning to go on a road trip, the spouse has been busy checking out RVs and rv financing.  As for me, I have been looking for a pair of comfortable shoe to wear on the road trip.  I found a few that I like at Gap and Piperlime.  Now I cannot decide which one to get.  Perhaps I should just get all of them?




  5. Japanese Paper Goods Store

    July 4, 2011 by barbara

    I just stumbled upon this lovely store – UGUiSU that sell a host of japanese paper goods.  Oh I am in paper heaven!   UGUiSU is the place to go if you are planning to wrap your decorate a birthday party or a wedding. You can find lots of beautiful masking tapes in different colours and designs.  There is also a wide range of origami and wrapping papers in traditional and modern designs.  My favourites are the paper balloons and washi tapes.



  6. For The Perfect Breakfast Egg

    June 30, 2011 by barbara

    Eggs are my favourite.  I can eat them every day.  Eggs are good for you and is an essential part of everyone’s diet.  For those who love their eggs especially for breakfast, then The Steba EK2 is the perfect thing for you.  This compact electronic egg boiler is designed to boil 7 eggs at a time.  It features precise boiling point, stainless steel housing, stainless steel boiling cooker, electronic timer, overheat protection, cable storage and transparent lid.  With The Steba EK2 from, you can have your eggs boiled to perfection.


  7. How To Keep Your Beer Cold

    June 27, 2011 by barbara

    There is nothing worse than organizing a party and offering warm beer to your guests because you do not have any Koozies to keep your beer cold.  Beer Koozies are party essentials.  They can keep your beer cold for a long time without leaving water in your hands or water dripping on your clothes.   Beer Koozies are great as gifts too.  Here are two types of Koozies which are perfect for your parties, barbecues or company’s dinner.


    An ecletic koozie available at


    Goldman Leather Koozie available at Wheelmen & Co.

  8. Best Place To Buy Paper Bags

    June 27, 2011 by barbara

    If you don’t know already, I am into crafts right now.  More like paper craft.  My all-time favourite is to wrapping presents with brown paper or kraft paper.   There are so much we can do with kraft paper wrappers.  They look great with flower toppers, twines, paper flowers and many more. Just last Christmas, I made paper bags made from kraft papers for my friends’ presents instead of wrapping them with the usual wrapping papers.  I decorated the bags with cut-out initials of my friends’ names from pages of magazines. Then I sealed the bags with  a ‘ribbon on top.  My friends loved the packaging idea.  Are you into paper crafts too?  Well, if you are then you may want to check out  This craft supplies store has been in business for over 90 years.   They are the largest discount packaging company in the United States.  Paper Mart has a huge selection of over 10 million boxes and 100 million bags.  At their website, you can find plastic, tubes, cans, jars, metal containers, restaurant supplies, all kinds of paper and many more.  They have a group of highly trained and experienced employees to provide the best service.  So, whether you are looking for paper bags, favor boxes or organza bags for your gift-wrapping or wedding, Paper Mart has them all.


  9. Pretty Girl’s Dresses

    June 25, 2011 by barbara

    One thing that I cannot resist is shopping for my daughter.  There are just too many pretty things out there.    My 6-year old is still at the Princess stage.  She loves all things pretty especially accessories like bracelets, necklaces, hair clips, hair bands and more.  She also love wearing dresses.  My daughter prefers them to denims.  Of course I still buy her denims, leggings and shorts as I would like her to wear different types of clothing.  While blog-hopping, I saw some really nice dresses at Mini Boden.  Should I get them?




  10. The Best Chocolate Covered Berries

    June 22, 2011 by barbara

    Do you like chocolate-dipped fruits?  If you do, then you may want to check out Shari’s Berries. This online store has an array of delightful chocolate-dipped strawberries that will send you to Chocolate Heaven.  Do you know that Chocolate covered strawberries have become one of the top popular gifts now?  Shari’s Berries carefully hand select only the largest and most succulent sun-ripened strawberries.  Their ingredients are from one of the world’s finest gourmet chocolate companies.  So, if you want to kick off the summer with some mouth-watering chocolate goodness, do check out Shari’s Berries.  If you want great discounts, please click here for coupons.