Category : Health and Beauty

Holiday Gift Guide’s Giveaway-A-Day: Tropical Traditions Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil

Holiday Gift Guide’s Giveaway-A-Day: Tropical Traditions Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil

Win 1 quart of Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil! Tropical Traditions is America’s source for coconut oil. Their Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil is hand crafted in small batches by family producers, and it is the highest quality coconut oil they offer. You can read more about how virgin coconut oil is different from other […]

Review and Giveaway: Wondercide™ (CLOSED)

Review and Giveaway: Wondercide™ (CLOSED)

When people think of pesticide poisoning, they likely think of pesticides from produce, such as tomatoes, lettuce, apples and so on.  Other types of pesticides might come from insect sprays and lawn treatments but did you know that pesticide poisoning can come from your pet’s flea and tick preventive medications? There are ways we can […]

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CritterZone: Odor & Allergy Control in Compact Form and $10 Off Code

There were so many great brands at BlogPaws but one in particular piqued my interest: CritterZone, an Air Naturalizer that is compact and filterless.  To be honest with you, I just didn’t know if this small device was going to make a difference (4.5″H x 2.75″W x 2″D). I have an air purifier in the […]

Giveaway(CLOSED) – Tropical Traditions Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil

Giveaway(CLOSED) – Tropical Traditions Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil

Win 1 quart of Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil! Tropical Traditions is America’s source for coconut oil. Their Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil is hand crafted in small batches by family producers, and it is the highest quality coconut oil they offer. You can read more about how virgin coconut oil is different from other […]

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Coconut Honey Chia Balls Recipe & Win a Tub of Shredded Coconut by Tropical Traditions! (CLOSED)

1-Gallon Pail – Shredded Coconut I have a sweet tooth and always have to have dessert after dinner!  My husband will tell you that I have it after breakfast, lunch AND dinner!  If the treat has coconut as an ingredient – WATCH OUT!  It’s all over for me if coconut is involved!  Unlike most sweets […]

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Birchbox Does Not Disappoint!

I love makeup and skincare products but I hate that I can’t try products out at most stores.  The stores that do allow you to sample stuff are too far from me. For $10 a month, Birchbox sends you a box containing samples of various skincare and makeup items.  You fill out a profile that […]

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Nail Polish Obession – Fur Da Mommas

I am often asked how I do my eye makeup, what my favorite beauty brands are, if I do my nails myself.  I have a health and beauty section on Doggies and Stuff, so I can share some of those things with my fellow pet mommas.  However, I haven’t done much lately.  I think I […]

Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil by Tropical Traditions

Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil by Tropical Traditions

Win 1 quart of Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil! Tropical Traditions is America’s source for coconut oil. Their Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil is hand crafted in small batches by family producers, and it is the highest quality coconut oil they offer. You can read more about how virgin coconut oil is different from other […]

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My October & November Birchbox

I learned about Birchbox recently via a weekly newsletter I receive from goop.  For $10 a month you receive a box containing a sampling of beauty and lifestyle products.  You can pay monthly or buy 3, 6 and 12 month subscriptions. The Birchbox also makes a great gift! If you get really excited about any […]

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Goop and Birchbox: Discovering Beauty

Goop is a digital media and e-commerce company founded by Gwyneth Paltrow.  She started goop in the fall of 2008 to share all of life’s positives.  From creating a delicious recipe to finding a perfect dress for spring, Gwyneth began curating the best of lifestyle to help her readers save time, simplify and feel inspired.  […]

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Urban Decay Decides to NOT Sell in China

A few weeks ago I posted about Urban Decay deciding to sell in China. Hundreds of fans took to Twitter, Facebook and blogs to lash out at them for turning their backs on animals. It was brutal. The Chinese government stipulates that animal testing on either ingredients or a finished product must take place before […]

*CLOSED* The GoodBelly 12 DAY CHALLENGE & GIVEAWAY

*CLOSED* The GoodBelly 12 DAY CHALLENGE & GIVEAWAY

I’m interrupting your regularly scheduled programming to talk about something other than pet products :gasps heard throughout the blogosphere:!  LOL!  I know it has been a while since I have blogged about pet parent “stuff” so here it goes! I recently found a product that I really wanted to share with you here: GoodBelly Probiotic […]

*ENDED*Giveaway: Tropical Traditions Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil

*ENDED*Giveaway: Tropical Traditions Gold Label Virgin Coconut Oil

Not only am I nuts about coconut but the girls are, too.  I often give the girls some coconut oil mixed in with their organic dog food and I also give it to them straight out of the jar.  I rub it in my cleaned hands to liquify and then let them lick it off […]

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Urban Decay Makes a MAJOR Announcement – Disappoints Fans

Just last week I heard rumors that Urban Decay, super funky and super cool makeup that once touted, “We don’t test on animals. How could anyone?” has decided to sell their products in China.  This is a huge deal because they (China) require cosmetics companies to pay for many of their products to be tested […]

*CLOSED* Review & Giveaway: Retro Betty’s

*CLOSED* Review & Giveaway: Retro Betty’s

There are still so many cleaning products on the market that are unsafe for you and your pets, so getting back to basics and finding products that are all natural, made with non-toxic ingredients, is something that is important to pet parents. With companies like Retro Betty’s popping up, pet parents are finding it easier […]

*CLOSED* Q-tips® Precision Tips™ and A Chance to Win a $25 Amex Gift Card

*CLOSED* Q-tips® Precision Tips™ and A Chance to Win a $25 Amex Gift Card

  Q-Tips® can be used for a number of things: baby care, beauty, home care, arts and crafts and even PETS!  For personal use I use them to clean out my ears, to remove nail polish, to apply eye shadow, to apply medication to my legs when I have eczema breakouts, to soften my eyeliner […]

*CLOSED* Review and Giveaway: Tropical Traditions Organic Bar Soaps

*CLOSED* Review and Giveaway: Tropical Traditions Organic Bar Soaps

Tropical Traditions is my go-to place for all things coconut, in case you haven’t noticed! So, when they gave me the opportunity to choose a product I would like to sample, I immediately asked for their Organic Bar Soaps!  Made with their Virgin Coconut Oil and essential oils, this soap creates an awesome lather that […]

*CLOSED* Monavé: a girl’s best friend

*CLOSED* Monavé: a girl’s best friend

Over the past few years I have had some really scarey moments with my health.  It’s gotten a little better but not completely.  It all started when I had a laparoscopy in 2003 and then again in 2007 because of endometriosis and fibroid tumors.  It just continued to go down hill from there.  Not only […]

Review and Giveaway: Sea-Band for Nausea Relief  *ENDED*

Review and Giveaway: Sea-Band for Nausea Relief *ENDED*

Hey pet parents! Do you get travel sickness or maybe get nauseous when you have a migraine? Sea-Band is a non-medicated way of helping kick nausea to the curb.  Some people get nauseous when they travel. Women can get it when they have morning sickness and some cancer patients get nauseous when they have chemotherapy […]

Review and Giveaway: ORAC Green SuperFood *ENDED*

Review and Giveaway: ORAC Green SuperFood *ENDED*

Back in May I posted about a new product from AmazingGrass.com. They have a wide variety of healthy products for people.  From Energy Bars to supplements, AmazingGrass.com is a place to go when looking for SuperFoods, which contain tons of vitamins and minerals that help your body get the necessary nutrition. I blogged about a […]