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  1. Colorful Ornaments

    June 5, 2009 by barbara

    If you are looking for ornaments to hang in your home, do check out  They have a range of whimsical ornaments to brighten up any room. You can get a flock of 3 wild tail feathered birds, a bright overblown poppy, a set of 5 happy lillies, colorful jingle bells, pinecones and more.  All are hand-painted and hand-made by artisans in Mexico.  These ornaments make very nice housewarming gifts too.

  2. Holiday By The Beach

    June 4, 2009 by barbara

    In a few days’ time, me and my family will be going away for a couple of days.  This is our first vacation in many years.  We will be heading to an island and spending some time at a beach resort.  There is nothing like relaxing on the beach, listening to the waves.  I told my husband that I don’t think I would want to leave the resort and venture out for sightseeing around the island.  It is better to relax at the beach resort.  Maybe for our next vacation, we would get an rv and drive up north.  That would be very enjoyable too.

  3. Funky Mini Fridge

    June 4, 2009 by barbara

    Check out these funky mini fridges.  What a cool way to keep your cold drinks or your foods hot close at hand.  All you have to do is plug it in.  Great for brightening up your office or bedroom too.  You can even keep this fridge in the car and plug it to the cigarette lighter.  This mini cutie fridge can hold up to 6 cans of sodas.  It also comes with a fold-down handle at the top for easy carrying.  These unique fridges are designed in France by Crea Crea.

  4. Fabric Wall Decals

    June 2, 2009 by barbara

    I was blog-hopping just now and stumbled upon some lovely wall decals that are made from fabric.  My goodness, they are just the cutest.   Unlike the usual vinyl decals, these fabric ones are removable, reusable and washable.  Thus they are just perfect for children.  These fabric decals can be scrunched into a ball and un-scrunched easily.

    My favourite is this Dress-Up Dolls. So colourful 😀  Hmm…I wonder if they have cell towers designs. Great for my husband’s home office.

  5. Unique Toddler Birthday Gifts

    June 1, 2009 by barbara

    I have just been received an invitation to a birthday party today.  It is the birthday party of the son of my hubs’ business partner.   The party will be held in 2 week’s time.  I have been cracking my head what present to buy for the toddler and went online to check out some things.  I saw this cute Boost booster seat from Perpetual Kid and I think it is just perfect for him.

    This booster is made of foam and is light-weight, soft, durable and washable.  Good for kids from age 3.  I find it really fun and practical.

  6. Great Reusable Gift Wrap

    May 31, 2009 by barbara

    June is really a busy month for me.  There is a wedding dinner, a birthday party and not to mention, Father’s Day celebration.  While combing the internet for some gift ideas, I came across this really beautiful reusable fabric gift wrap from  What a brilliant way to gift wrap a present for a special occasion.  It is beautiful and practical.  The fabric is made from organic cotton and the prints are hand-printed.  This fabric can be used over and over again.

    Ok, enough about gifts and gift wraps.  I better start looking for some good acne treatments as I want to look good during these special ocassions.

  7. Jewellery Inspired By The Beach

    May 21, 2009 by barbara

    I love the sea.  There is nothing better than relaxing or strolling on the beach.  The roar of the ocean and the sight of the sandy white beach are pretty invigorating to me.  These beautiful beach-inspired jewellery from remind me of the sea.

    Black gun metal, gold and deep aqua blue sea glass necklace

    Beach Bling Friendship Bracelet.  Keep one and give the other to a friend

    oh my, do I ever love this pair of earrings.  They are made with wrapped hemp, wire, silver beads and also a set of Swarovski crystal.

  8. The Butterfly Vase

    May 16, 2009 by barbara

    I saw this beautiful Butterfly Vase from and immediately fell in love with it.  It is so uniquely designed and looks great on any tabletop or shelf. The vase looks like something you would find at those luxury hotels, eh?   It can be used to hold a votive or tealight candle.  The Butterfly vase is 4.5″ tall and 4.5″ wide.  Comes with four wax tealight candles.  Makes a good conversation piece when you have guests over or a housewarming gift for someone who already has everything.

  9. Green On The Go With Eco-friendly Shopping Totes

    May 8, 2009 by barbara

    I simply adore these cute eco-friendly shopping bags from  They are bold, colourful and very chic.  These multi-purpose bags are great for groceries or simply toting around town.  These days it is all about BYOB – Bring Your Own Bag.  Made from 30% recycled material, the Smudge Ink multi-purpose shopping totes are available in a variety of colours and designs.  They are reusable and fully recyclable with other household plastics.

  10. Relaxing On A Beanbag

    May 7, 2009 by barbara

    I love this unique beanbag featuring Marimekko Unikko Prints.  It is so colourful and definitely can brighten up any dull room.  This versatile beanbag allows you to express your fun sense of style.  It is made of nylon fabric and PVC coating which make it water resistant and stain resistant.  You can easily clean it with lukewarm water and soap.  I can just imagine myself sitting down on this beanbag, reading a book or weight loss supplement reviews or even lay back with a cool glass of frappucino.  Very inviting….don’t you think?