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A Absolute Bath & Body Works fan who writes a blog for both men and women covering various topics including photography, gardening, cooking, arts and crafts .

Bath & Body Works | The Mysterious Four Wick Candles

​Every day is a busy day and like you, I try to cram too much into one day.  Some days that works and other days...well, not so much.  Doing too much in a day, and by too much, I mean being on my feet for eighteen hours for days on end, and then adding in a few more on top of that is a recipe for disaster.  I am trying to learn to pace myself but...I don't see that happening anytime soon.

This past Sunday, Monday and Tuesday the app selling site Depop offered free shipping on anything up to 20 pounds so I thought, heck, why not see what I want to get rid of. So I posted a ton of stuff. And I decided to put up another Christmas Tree, (or two), go to physical therapy, check out Bath and Body Works sales and do the other things my days require. So, yes...crazy busy.

As the days went on, I got photos of things that I wanted to share and didn't, and some that I did quickly. The Four Wick Candle Marketing photo shared stirred up a few things so I want to take a few moments to share a thought about that.

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Bath & Body Works | Candle Day, December 7th, 2019 List of Must-Haves

Grab that Pen and Paper...okay, iPhone or whatever it is you make your lists on because I have something list worthy.

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Bath & Body Works | Fall Clearance Sale - October 21, 2019

Here is some of what we will be seeing going on sale on Monday, October 21st as part of the Fall Clearance Sale. I am sure items and quantities will vary from store to store but this will give you an idea of what to look for. I am sure there will be Home items included, such as wallflowers, hand soaps, and candles. 

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Bath & Body Works | Calendar Update: November 2019

 With regards to the upcoming single-wick candle sale on November 2, 2019, here is what I have heard, so far. The more I hear, the more I will update you.
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Bath & Body Works | Calendar Updates: Candle Sale, Travel Size Sale & Fall Clearance Sale Begins

This is an update post for some sales coming soon.

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Bath & Body Works | Calendar of Sales 2019 - Try it to Believe It! and Email Exclusives

It's that time again!  Time for sleigh bells and super sales and I am ready for it.  Are you?  

There are some super sales being planned now for those of us who love this time of year the most, this is our time to shop.  And as I hear what they are going to be...I will be sharing.  Stay tuned...

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Bath & Body Works | October New Items Coming Soon

Octobers' new items will be in stores soon as Christmas floor sets will be broken into a few days, so I wanted to get a list together of some of the products we will be seeing then.  While we are hearing November 4th is the targeted day that Holiday Body Care will be coming, don't be surprised to see some of it come out early.

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Bath & Body Works | A Few Add-ons Coming for Holiday

A few new items coming soon for holiday. Check these out... 

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Bath & Body Works | A Few Add-ons Coming for Holiday

A few new items coming soon for holiday.  Check these out...

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Bath & Body Works | Pop Up Shop - Holiday Traditions Body Care and Home Collections | Begins Today for Rewards App Members

Members Only.  Online Only.  Access to the Christmas Pop Up Shop for Members Only October 5th at 6:00 AM to October 6th at 5:59 AM.

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Bath & Body Works | Halloween Shopping Bags - Available in store Today! Instagram Stories Posting

​Beginning today, Bath and Body Works stores are using their Halloween inspired two-sided shopping bags to wrap up our purchases and I am loving it.  Some stores did start using them a few days ago as found on social media sites. Unbeknownst to me, they added some of the photos found on Instagram sharing the bag photos to their stories and a friend told me tonight, I made the cut!

How fun...

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Bath & Body Works | Test Store Locations for Body Care - Candles

My current list for body care and candles that occasionally test in these stores.

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Bath & Body Works | Holiday Collections in Photos - Body Care, Wallflowers, Candles

Christmas is closer than we knew...Here are a few more sneak peeks of upcoming items.  Oh, and P.S. - Some test stores are setting the Holiday Traditions Body Care Collection in select stores tonight for a huge Sneak Peek Tomorrow!

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Bath & Body Works | Into The Night - Mini Perfume Spray In Stores Now

If you are interested in trying this New, Into the Night fragrance before the entire collection releases soon, check out your stores cash wrap area for the Mini Perfume Spray currently being offered at $7.00.  There should be a full size Fine Fragrance Mist there for you to it on to see how it blends with your body chemistry.  

That is how I love to try on fragrance...not sprayed on a piece of paper and sniffed.  Everything smells great that way...I need to know how it will mix with my sometimes silly, no you can't wear this, chemistry.  This fragrance smells incredible on me.  Check it out to see how it fragrances you.

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Bath & Body Works | Land of Sweets Collection 2019 | Body Care and Home Items

One of the most highly anticipated collections to come this holiday season, the New Land of Sweets Collection offers us some decadently sweet-sounding body care and home fragrances wrapped up inside whimsical, seasonal packaging.  The wrap around scent themed jar labels with icing-look lids on the candles completes the holiday feel.

I am curious to smell the Bright Lemon Snowdrop and the Santa's Blueberry Shortbread to see what they are a repackages of.

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Bath & Body Works | All That Glitters Collection 2019 - Body Care and Home Items

Bath and Body Works New All That Glitters Body Care and Home Collection will be in stores soon.  Until then, here are some of the items in each collection.

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Bath & Body Works | Holiday Traditions Collection 2019 - Body Care and Home Items

​It won't be long before we will see these Holiday Traditions Body Care favorites hit the shelves in Bath and Body Works stores and I have already begun making my lists...and checking them twice to see who will find these stuffed in their Christmas stockings.

We will see these in all of the favorite body care forms as well as Home Fragrance products too.  I have shared what I know so far, all subject to change and updating...of course.  Check them out below...

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Bath & Body Works | List of Holiday Collections 2019

Bath & Body Works | List of Holiday Collections 2019

You want to check out this post....so grab a pencil and paper and get ready to make your "Must Have" lists. ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ Land of Sweets Body Care Collection: Bright Lemon Snowdrop Christmas Cookie Hot Cocoa and Cream Santa's Blueberry Shortbread Winter Candy Apple Land Of Sweets Candle Collection: These jars look like frosted glass with confetti fal...
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Bath & Body Works | Nordic Tree Scent Candle Collection - In Select White Barn Stores

​Seven New Candles with a Nordic Tree theme are found in a TN White Barn stores and I wanted to make note of them in case they don't go wide.

The candles are in frosted green and white glass candle jars with shades of green printed paper labels with black writing. The lids are the gold color we see often with embossed trees and mountains.

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Bath & Body Works | Into The Night Fragrance Collection 2019

 A reveal of an upcoming coupon gave us a sneak peek at some of the packaging for this new Into the Night fragrance collection.

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23 October 2019
Bath & Body
​Every day is a busy day and like you, I try to cram too much into one day.  Some days that works and other days...well, not so much.  Doing too much in a day, and by too much, I mean being on my feet for eighteen hours ...
23 October 2019
Bath & Body
Grab that Pen and Paper...okay, iPhone or whatever it is you make your lists on because I have something list worthy. ...
17 October 2019
Bath & Body
Here is some of what we will be seeing going on sale on Monday, October 21st as part of the Fall Clearance Sale. I am sure items and quantities will vary from store to store but this will give you an idea of what to look for. I am sure there will be ...