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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 .

Life Writing | A Day in the Pumpkin Patch

Perhaps silly of me to say, I know...I understand, but this is a hard week for us with Friday marking another years anniversary of losing our Angeline and this visit to our favorite farm's pumpkin patch and being out and around all of this it ...renewed my soul....just a smidge.   It does not get easier - Look at that face, so full of life... But I try to still do those things we all did together as a family. ( The photo above was her last pumpkin patch visit ).

I walked beneath the bluest sky dappled with puffy, white clouds feeling the suns warmth on my face...through rows and rows of orange wonder with a fall chill in the air. 

It was wonderful. It was a good day.

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Bath & Body Works | FaceBook Live | Holiday Sneak Peek

Bath & Body Works | FaceBook Live | Holiday Sneak Peek

At 4pm today, September 25th, Bath and Body Works will host a Face Book Live Video Chat where they will share some New Holiday information. I will add the link to this post afterward in case you miss it. Click Here! They announced we will see Holiday Body Care launch October 29th and the two new scents: Hot Cocoa and Cream  - Merry Cherry Chee...
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Bath & Body Works | Holiday Traditions 2018 | Online Pop Up Shop

Today, Bath and Body Works launched a Pop-Up Shop to share a sneak peek of the new Holiday Traditions Collection. Here is what they have revealed so far:

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Bath & Body Works | Holiday Body Care Collections | 2018

Bath & Body Works | Holiday Body Care Collections | 2018

Everyone is asking if I know when we will see this new Holiday Body Care in stores and I can't say an exact date we will see these launch in (all) stores since things change daily depending on current sales. While this group of fragrances is testing in a few stores currently, we should see Holiday Traditions release sometime in October, possibly at...
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Bath & Body Works | Fall Candle Collections - 2018

Bath & Body Works | Fall Candle Collections - 2018

Bath and Body Works Fall Candle Collections: Fall Bucket List Collection: Apple Cinnamon Cider - Cinnamon Dusted Apples, Warm Cider, Fresh Ground Nutmeg, Clove Autumn - bright red gala apple, juicy fig, eucalyptus leaf, fir balsam Autumn Day - Crisp Red Apple, Green Fig, White Birch, Cedar Autumn Woods - dark walnut, English lavender, white amber C...
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Bath & Body Works | In The Stars - New Fragrance Mini Perfume Spray

Bath & Body Works | In The Stars - New Fragrance Mini Perfume Spray

In The Stars Fragrance Make every moment glow with an addictive fragrance that radiates from start to finish like the stars above. In The Stars is a warm, sparkling blend of starflower, sandalwood musk, sugared tangelo, white agarwood & radiant amber. Add sparkle to any day with our warm & captivating In The Stars Mini Perfume Spray! With a...
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Bath & Body Works | New and Coming Soon

Bath & Body Works | New and Coming Soon

A posting of a few new things coming that I wanted to make note of. Things to watch out for: If you are a Bath and Body Works Rewards Member - Check your email today because there is an offer for you to try the NEW IN THE STARS Fragrance in a Mini Perfume Spray for free with any purchase | a $12.50 value  - Offer - Get your hands on our bigges...
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Bath & Body Works | Winter Woodland Holiday Collection

Bath & Body Works | Winter Woodland Holiday Collection

New Bath and Body Works Holiday items are beginning to become available online, in stores, and stores back rooms ready for the next floor set. I am not sure if this is a Camp Winter or a Woodland theme but it is cute enough to be either one. Candles: Three Wick- Woodland Labels Apple Garland Blue Winter Sky Campsite Coffee Evergreen Flannel Hot Coc...
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Dollar Tree | Halloween Books/Storage Boxes

Dollar Tree | Halloween Books/Storage Boxes

While I am not big on the macabre style of Halloween decorating I wanted something cute for the coffee bar that was still spooky.  I saw these storage boxes in the Dollar Tree when I went to buy penny wrappers and thought they would be great because not only do they look like books they open up to hide your other junk in them. I think there we...
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Life Writings | I am reminded

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Bath & Body Works | Holiday 2018 Signature Body Care Fragrances List

What's that you say? Christmas 2018 Signature Body Care information already? You betcha. 

Of course, there may be a few more scents added...but here is a preliminary list of what we will see.

And wait until you see how beautiful the packaging is. Soon my friends, really soon.

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Bath & Body Works | Hand Soap Collections - August 2018

Bath & Body Works | Hand Soap Collections - August 2018

An archive list of the current Bath and Body Works Hand Soap Collections to date. ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ Bath and Body Works Hand Soap Collections Gather Gentle Foaming Black Cherry Merlot Flannel Frosted Cranberry Kitchen Lemon Pumpkin Cupcake Vanilla Sage Fall Bucket List Nourishing Afternoon Apple Picking Autumn Sunshine Crisp Morning Air Jumping in L...
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Nature's Daily Canvas | Sunflower Joy

Beneath a cloudy blue sky, nestled in between miles of corn fields...a vision of yellow joy came to view.  As far as the eye can see these little sun worshipers stood at attention while butterflies and bees happily gathered their nectar one flower at a time. I stood there in awe of it all, taking in the serenity of this place...this part of Nature's Daily Canvas.
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Life Home and Backyard | August Hummingbirds

 While visiting my Aunt bringing her dinner after her surgery I couldn't help noticing the little flashes of something outside of her window.

Hummingbirds!

These little ones are super fast eaters and it took some time to finally capture these two beauties (with my cell phone) but I got them.

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Bath & Body Works | Holiday Test Candles Sneak Preview | August 24th

Cue the music!  { It's the Most, Wonderful Time of the Year } 

It's that time of year again! 

Here are a few First Looks at the upcoming Bath and Body Works Holiday Test Candles hitting select (test) stores this coming Monday, August 27th, 2018. Many thanks to Instagram Users @_scentsgalore and @tinybubblesfloating for their shares.

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Life Writings | Like a Kid in a Candy Store

Life Writings | Like a Kid in a Candy Store

One of my favorite places to visit while out at the mall, Lolli -n- Pops Candy and Confections store. Also one of the prettiest stores in the mall with the best in-store marketing and packaging. Everything your sweet tooth can want and more, this little place has it all. My favorites are from the retro candy section... that sweet candy from when I ...
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HomeWorx Candles by Harry Slatkin | Review | Deliciously Apple

Think of Apple Picking season when the apples are still warm from the sun on the tree and you reach up and take it off and bite into it before washing it. The sweetness and the tart perfection hits you like nothing you experience from a store bought fruit.
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HomeWorx Candles by Harry Slatkin | Review | Autumn Bonfire

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HomeWorx Candles by Harry Slatkin | Review | Autumn Pumpkin

First on my "must have" list of candles...Autumn Pumpkin should be on yours too!  Continue reading for my thoughts on this HomeWorx by Harry Slatkin Candle.

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Bath & Body Works | August Floor Set

Fall is in the air and there are still more new fall products yet to come at Bath and Body Works.  With sneak peeks of new coming out every day, I will continue to update this post to have a one-stop place to see what is New and what's for You!
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