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Total Hair Repair Oil #Review #FoxBrim



I know I have mentioned before how thick Tink’s hair is.  She recently decided to have a couple of inches cut off, and the curls and waves returned with a vengeance.  Products that worked in the past were not working as well with the curls and waves.  We needed something to tame it.  She decided to try FoxBrim Total Hair Repair Oil.  Her hair wasn’t damaged per se (she does use a flat iron every so often and a hair dryer about once a week) so I didn’t know if she would get all the benefits form the Total Hair Repair Oil.

According to FoxBrim, the Total Hair Repair Oil contains key natural ingredients including “organic argan oil, jojoba oil, shea butter, grapeseed oil, and sunflower oil.”  I have used these ingredients separately for different things, so I was intrigued as to how they would respond together in a hair product.

Tink loves this!  It helps keep her hair straight without weighing it down.  It also helps tame it on the extra humid days we have in Texas.  It makes her hair soft and manageable.

You can find FoxBrim Total Hair Repair Oil on Amazon.

I received this product free of charge to review. I was not compensated in any other way. I only recommend products I believe would benefit my readers. My site does not contain any affiliate links. I do not get compensated in any way if you click on the link or if you buy the product.

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Girls’ Night Out #WhatNightWine Glass #Review

I recently had a sort of high school reunion with classes 1986-1993; I was class of 1991.  Boy did I feel old.  I was hesitant about going because I didn’t know everyone that was going, but I am so happy that I went.  This “reunion” of sorts gave me the opportunity to meet with friends I haven’t seen in forever due to lives getting busy.  One of my friends, L,  I hadn’t seen in person in 9 years and another one was 20 years (YIKES!).  We all picked up right where we left off like no time had passed.  I can’t even describe how wonderful it was.

One of my friends, M, lives in a different state so she wasn’t able to attend.  M does plan on visiting this summer so L and I decided we would have a weekend sleepover for the three of us.  I can’t wait!  It is going to be so much fun.

M, L, and I were talking about the things we want to do when M is here.  Of course drinking wine is on our list.  I found the PERFECT wine glass for this weekend.
Really, does it get any better than this?

I found this wine glass on Amazon.  I have a total of 3 of them.  I bought two and received one of them for free to review.  I did buy one before I received a discount code to get one free (sorry, I can’t offer this to you).  I was worried about wine glasses being shipped.  I shouldn’t have worried though.  Each glass came bubble-wrapped in a box within a box.  I love the saying on the wine glass, and I love the thickness of the glass.  I have had thin wine glasses in the past, and needless to say, they didn’t last long.  Who needs a thin wine glass?  It spells disaster.


Cute box with wine glass inside

thickness of wine glass

thickness of wine glass

bubble wrap

bubble wrap

On the Amazon page for the company it states that the wine glass is “high quality USA made Libbey glassware.”  I absolutely love Libbey glassware!

At the time of publication, the “What Night” Funny Wine Glass is available on Amazon for $14.99.  It is a great price for a cute and fun wine glass.  This should be in every wine lover’s collection.  Mother’s Day is coming up so this would be a good gift to get mom so she can relax.


*All opinions are my own.  I did receive one free wine glass.  Clicking on the links to Amazon leads you to the page for the wine glass.  I do not get compensated in any way if you click on the link or if you buy the product.

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Beard Oil #Review #RealMenDoBeards

*Sigh* My hubby has a beard and is determined to let it get long. It was wiry and all over the place. He was not pleased with this. He has tried Beard Oil and uses it at least twice a week. He admits he would get better results using it daily (as the directions say), but he is not a morning person so he forgets. He loves this beard oil and recommends it to those with beards. His beard has never felt as soft as this before.

You can buy Beard Oil on Amazon.  At the time of publication, Beard Oil has a sale price of $14.99.  This is an excellent price for how much is in the bottle.  The bottle contains 60mL or 2 fluid ounces of product.

I received this bottle of Beard Oil to review.  I did not receive any other compensation.  All opinions are my own (or in this case my husband’s opinion).  I do not receive any compensation if you click on the Amazon link; I also do not receive nay compensation if you buy the product.

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Rash Guard for Men #Review

I reviewed this product on Amazon.  You can find the review here.

My husband loves riding his motorcycle.  He is not fond of riding it in the cold due to the temperatures.  He enjoyed wearing the rash guard shirt to add an extra layer of warmth so he could ride in the chilly temperatures.  He is more than excited to wear it at the beach.  He is a ginger so he has fair, fair skin.  We always worry about the sun’s rays on his skin.

The rash guard is true-to-size.  It fit perfectly.  After he wears it, I throw it in the washer and hang to dry.  It dries quickly.


At the time of publication, the seller has the rash guard for a price of $27.99.  You can buy this from Legend Rash Guards right here on Amazon.

I did receive this product to review; I was not compensated in any other way.  All opinions are my own.  There are no affiliate links in this post.  I do not receive any compensation of you click on the links and/or if you buy the products.

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Compression Shirt for Women #Review

I reviewed this product on Amazon.  You can click here to see it.

I love a rash guard/compression shirts.  I was weary about ordering one online due to sizes not always being the same.  This one did not disappoint.  The shirt is true to size.

I love wearing it under my active wear when I go walking, especially during the cold temps that we have right now.  I am excited about wearing it to the beach.  I am always looking at ways to reduce my sink’s exposure to the sun while still enjoying the outdoors.

At the time of publication, this shirt is selling for $26.99.  You can buy it on Amazon.

I did receive this product free of charge.  I was not compensated in any other way.  All opinions are my own.  This post does not contain affiliate links; I am not compensated if you click on the links and/or if you buy the product.

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GrillFella BBQ Wok in Copper #Review #GrillFella


I received the GrillFella BBQ to review.  All opinions are my own.  I would not recommend something I do not like.

My hubby recently bought a fire pit.  It comes with a grill you can set on the top.  He grilled some chicken New Year’s Eve, and it was delicious!  I have always wanted to grill vegetables but was afraid they would fall through the grill’s spaces (and it would).  I was so happy to receive this BBQ wok to try.

I wanted to try something simple at first as I am not a chef nor do I play one on TV.  I cut up some zucchini and yellow squash, added olive oil, salt and pepper.  I put it in the BBQ wok and put it on top of the fire pit’s grill.  It worked out perfectly.  I would just lightly stir the vegetables so they cooked evenly.  I don’t know how long I had them on the grill (remember I’m not a chef).  The GrillFella BBQ wok made cooking the vegetables on the fire pit so easy!  I didn’t take pictures because I thought I would get another chance to use the fire pit to cook, but mother nature decided we would have a cold winter in Texas.

One of the things I like about the wok is that it comes with a divider so you can separate things you want to cook.

It comes with a divider and there are three slots to choose.

I recommend this for anyone with an outside grill whether a charcoal grill, propane grill, natural gas grill, or a fire pit. It would be perfect to take on camping trips and to your favorite cookouts.

At the time of publication, you can find this on Amazon for $19.99. It would be a perfect gift for the person that loves to grill!

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Purex Power Shot #Giveaway

*The Purex brand provided me with a sample of Purex PowerShot detergent in exchange for a product review. However, all opinions expressed here are my own.

Purex has once again surprised me with a new product. When I was the only one doing laundry, my detergent lasted like it was supposed to. I measured to the correct mark and tried not to spill any. Once my children have started doing laundry, the liquid detergent does not last anything like it is suggested on the bottle. They do measure, but they don’t pay attention to which line they are to use. It doesn’t matter how many times I show them or mention it to them.



There is nothing easier than using Purex PowerShot.  The slogan is Flip.  Dose.  Done.  It doesn’t get any easier than that.


It is truly this simple.  My husband doesn’t mind doing laundry now either.  I don’t have a messy bottle after my children do the laundry.  The only time more than one dose is needed is for extra dirty clothes, and we have had some after working in our flower beds recently.

This detergent cleans just like the other Purex detergents.  I love Purex detergents.

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Morning Pep Xylitol Sweetner #Review and #Giveaway

I received this product to review. I was not compensated in any other way. All opinions are my own.

MorningPep Xylitol Sweetner

MorningPep Xylitol Sweetner

I am always looking for different sweeteners besides sugar. My body is changing the way it processes things so I need to try different things. I had the opportunity to try Morning Pep’s xylitol so I decided t go for it.

Here is what Morning Pep says about its product:

MORNING PEP’S 100% Natural USA Birch Xylitol is an All Natural Sugar Free Sweetener That Looks And Tastes Like Sugar, And Replaces Sugar in Equal Measurements. Unlike Other Sugar Substitutes, Morning Pep Xylitol has Absolutely no Aftertaste. Our Real Birch Xylitol has 40% Fewer Calories Than Table Sugar and 75% Fewer Carbohydrates and Encouraged by Nutritionists Worldwide Xylitol Makes A Great Alternative For Diabetics and Weight-Conscious Individuals, Because of its Low Glycemic Index, The Use of Xylitol is Even Recommended by Dental Professionals To Help Reduce The Risk of Tooth Decay. Our Xylitol is Kosher and Free of *GMO, *CORN, *WHEAT, *GLUTEN, *SOY & *DAIRY.

✓ Morning Pep Xylitol Contains Only 5 Carbon Atoms While the Standard Sugar Molecule is Composed of 6.
✓ Morning Pep Xylitol Is The Optimal Sugar Substitute For Everyone Worried About Weight Loss or The General Overuse of Sugar. Even With its Low Calories.
✓ Morning Pep Xylitol Does Not Compromise on Taste. However, Xylitols Low Calorie Sweetness is Only the Beginning of its Nutritional Benefits. Low Glycemic Index, Common Sugar Has A Glycemic Index Score of 85-100 While
✓ Morning Pep Xylitol Has A Glycemic Index of Only 7.
✓ Morning Pep Xylitol Has Been Included In Dental And Health-Care Products. Ask Your Dentist How
✓ Morning Pep Xylitol Can Assist In Increasing Your Overall Health.
✓ Morning Pep Xylitol is a healthier alternative to other sugars and sweeteners with a third of the calories of regular sugar.


The grains are bigger than regular sugar, but that is the only difference I have noticed. It sweetens my coffee just like regular sugar, and I use the same amount. You use the same amount of xylitol that you do with regular sugar. I have read that it is possible to have some stomach discomfort when using xylitol, but I have not had that effect at all.

I will purchase MorningPep’s xylitol again. You can purchase it here on Amazon.

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Majestic Pure Lemon Essential Oil #Review


Lemon oil is one of my favorite essential oils.  I use it for many different things.

Here is what Majestic Pure says about its lemon essential oil:

Lemon Oil
100% Pure and Natural Lemon Essential Oil
Aromatherapy, Health & Many Household Uses and Benefits
Detox Your Body and Boost Fat Burning Naturally
Great Fragrance, Energizing, Refreshing and Uplifting

-POWERFUL AND PURIFYING FRAGRANCE: Has a natural energizing, revitalizing and uplifting scent that helps to clear the mind
-HOUSEHOLD USES: Great disinfectant and antiseptic cleanser with refreshing and cooling properties. Clears Unpleasant odor, Used as air freshener and for cleaning applications including removing gum, oil, grease spots and sanitizing surfaces
-HEALTH AND SKIN CARE RECIPES: It’s great for Aromatherapy, and used in many skin care recipes. It’s also used in recipes to fight seasonal allergies. Good immune system booster and also helps in digestion

If you would like to purchase this essential oil, you can do so on Amazon.  Remember this is not an affiliate link; I do not get compensated in any way if you click the link and/or if you purchase the product.

I received this product to review. All opinions are my own. I was not compensated in any other way.


Indian Healing Clay Review




I have reviewed this clay on Amazon; you can find my review here.   At the time of publication, the Indian Healing Clay was on sale for $12.95 which is a great price.

The product is dried clay.  You add one part clay to three parts water.  My daughters and I did one tablespoon to 3 tablespoons water, and it was enough for one person to use.

I liked using the clay with just water, and Martha did as well.  Tink likes trying different things with the clay.  She mixed it with fractionated coconut oil and different essential oils.  She was pleased with the results.  Tink said her face never felt so soft and she felt her face stayed clearer for a longer time than with other face masks she has used.

This is a good product.  It is one I like to use once a week.  I always have to look for it as my daughters use it as well.  You can buy it here on Amazon.

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