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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 | Destination Candle Collection | 2018

​The Destination Candle Collection for 2018

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Bath & Body Works | White Barn Marble Look Candle Collection 2018

The White Barn Marble Look Candle Collection

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Bath & Body Works | Signature Body Care Collection | June 2018

Bath & Body Works | Signature Body Care Collection | June 2018

Signature Body Care Collection Released in June of 2018. ( Semi-Annual Sale )  Bath and Body Works Signature Body Care Collection - June 2018 Fresh Coconut Colada - A refreshing cocktail with a Splash of Coconut Milk & a Dash of Vanilla Rum topped with Pink Hibiscus Grapefruit Breeze - A bright medley of a Spritz of Pink Grapefruit, a Bunc...
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Bath & Body Works | Signature Body Care Collection | May 2018

Signature Body Care Collection Released in May of 2018.  ( Farmer's Market Collection? )

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Bath & Body Works | New Candles Found - Again!

With Bath and Body Works Semi-Annual Sale just around the corner, stores are starting to get in some new candles that we should be seeing come out when the sale begins June 4th.  Today images of the new candles started to appear on Instagram and I wanted to be sure to get the list of names and scent notes started.  Here is what I know so far...

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Bath & Body Works | New "test" Candles Found | May 2018

Shared on Instagram this week, New Bath and Body Works Summer feel Candles arrived at a few, select stores.  I am not sure when they will release but if I had to guess I think in time for the Semi-Annual Sale beginning June 4th.

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Bath & Body Works | Mother's Day VIP Tote 2018

Online now and in stores this week, The Bath and Body Works Mother's Day VIP Tote. 
An extra-special day for Mom? You've got this in the bag! Celebrate her in style with our totes featuring a teal tassel & 8 better-than-flowers goodies. The best part? She gets two VIP exclusives & first dibs on our new Sea-Tox collection!
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Bath & Body Works | New Items Seen - for the Mother's Day Floor Set

Bath & Body Works | New Items Seen - for the Mother's Day Floor Set

A few new things started showing up in Bath and Body Works stores ready for the Mother's Day floor set. Here is what is being seen so far:  Three Wick Candles - You're the Best DAD! (Mahogany Teakwood) - Rich Mahogany, Black Teakwood, Dark Oak, Frosted Lavender Mermaid Lagoon - shimmering ocean water, tiare flowers, sea mint Lavender Sea - sof...
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Bath & Body Works | On the Waves Signature Fragrance | April 2018

Something New, found on Instagram!  I am not sure if this is a scent being tested in a limited area or if it is something we will all see but I wanted to be sure I shared this newest find.

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Bath & Body Works | Hand Sanitizer Pocketbac One Ounce Mists

Bath & Body Works | Hand Sanitizer Pocketbac One Ounce Mists
Shared with me so that I may share it, here is a sneak peek at some of the one-ounce hand sanitizer mists available at select Bath and Body Works stores. I am not sure if all stores will get these in stock But the sale pricing for 1 fl. oz. is 3 for $9.00. The list of Fragrances currently out are: Aromatherapy Focus Eucalyptus Tea Aromatherapy Euca...
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Bath & Body Works | Mother's Day Spring Tote | Coming May 11, 2018

Coming to Bath & Body Works Stores and Online May 11th, the new Mother's Day VIP Tote Bag.  The mailer coupons show us a sneak peek of the two color choices and what is included inside. Check it out...

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HomeWorx by Harry Slatkin Ceramic Fruit Basket w/ (2) 9-oz Candles

QVC now has the Pre-Order for the HomeWorx by Harry Slatkin Fruit Basket live today and now is the time to grab yours before they launch Thursday at midnight.
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Bath & Body Works | New Items Coming for April 2018!

Bath & Body Works | New Items Coming for April 2018!

Here is a look at some of the new we will be seeing come to Bath and Body Works stores this April. Wallflower Bulbs: Bow-ties and Bourbon First Bloom Golden Jasmine Linen and Lavender Pink Prosecco Sun Washed Petals - Casablanca Lily - Pistachio Ice Cream - Woodland Wallflower Unit: Succulents in a Terra Cotta Pot - White Peonies - Mixed Drink - St...
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Bath & Body Works | Pink Magnolia Signature Body Care | Steam-Distilled Natural

New Body Care Found!!!
Bath & Body Works Pink Magnolia Steam-Distilled Natural Signature Body Care Products.  Beautiful packaging ready for Mother's Day!
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Bath & Body Works | Camp Trailside Candle Collection

Coming this April, Bath and Body Works Camp Trail Side Candle Collection. Holiday 2017 brought us the Camp Winter Candle Collection.  I am curious to see what other scents will be in this Camp Trail Side Collection. We may see this out on the April 16th new floor set.

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Beauty | Target Beauty Box April 2018

I saw these Beauty Boxes on the Target site today when I went looking for the April Beauty Box. What a nice selection of products to try in each.

Click here to see each box and its contents.

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HomeWorx Candles by Harry Slatkin | Review | Creamy Dreamy Vanilla Candle

My first burn of this last night for over five hours left me wondering just what was this fragrance.  I knew I knew it, but the hour was late and I was tired so I extinguished it for the night with the promise of a second burn today.  And as soon as I lit it this morning...I knew. 

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HomeWorx Candles by Harry Slatkin | Review | Fantastic Fudge Candle

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Today I wanted to share a new candle I am burning.

A friend had sent me a few of the new HomeWorx by Harry Slatkin Candles to try and I am excited to share some of my thoughts on the scents and burn of these three wick candles.  Please check back often to all of my review posts for updates on all of the burns I talk about as I will be burning them to the bottom of the jar and letting you know what I found out about each. 

I started with the Fantastic Fudge Candle first, of course I mean it is chocolate, and here is what I found...

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Bath & Body Works | New Candle Collection Coming out on April 16th, 2018 | Mother's Day Inspired?

More New Candles found on social media...
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Garden of Eatin' | Aunt Honey's Homemade Easter Pie

One of my most favorite foods to enjoy at this time of year is Easter Pie.  A mixture of meats and cheeses baked into a delicious homemade crust, this pie brings back memories of family togetherness during Holy Week cutting everything up and putting it together.  While our family is now scattered, I am blessed that my seventy-eight, almost seventy-nine-year-old aunt still continues this family tradition and shares it with me.  Here is her recipe...

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