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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 .

mystery discount 40% off coupon

mystery discount 40% off coupon
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Online code for free ship and 10.00 off

F128122 will get you free shipping online as well as $10.00 off of your 25.00 or more purchase..... Yay!
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Test Stores Names & Numbers

B&BW Test Stores: Easton Town Center Columbus OH (antibac and some body care) 614-471-4315 Westfield Shopping Towne in Canton OH (home fragrance and body care) 330-493-6566   White Barn Easton Town Center in Columbus OH (home fragrance) 614-475-0196 Mall at Johnson City in Johnson City TN (home fragrance) 423-282-0008 Garden State Plaza in...
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Test Scents - Forest line

Test Scents - Forest line

FOREST Line: Woodland herb---lush green fragrance reflects the splender of woodland herbs by blending sage & forest woods with a touch of cinnamon & spice! Moss and Cedar Flower---A fragrance that embodies the mossy heart of the forest with earthy notes of climbing moss, cypress and vetiver Dark Berry & Bark--- A medley of dark berries ...
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Test Scents Eucalyptus Mints 1-8

Test Scents Eucalyptus Mints 1-8

(released november 2012) Eucalyptus Mint #1 - with its abundance of its clear and bright notes, eucalyptus mint is an invigorating and fresh fragrance.     Eucalyptus Mint & Lilac #2 - when the unforgettable scent of lilac flowers conspires with invigorating eucalpytus mint a romantic floral fragrance blossoms. Eucalyptus Mint & A...
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Test Scents 2012 Christmas & Fall

Test Scents 2012 Christmas & Fall
Toffee Crunch 14.5 oz. 3-Wick Candle - Slatkin & Co. - Bath & Body Works
HOLIDAY/CHRISTMAS TEST SCENT LIST  2012 HOLIDAY TRADITIONS line: Peppermint Mocha ---Treat yourself to the fragrance of one of winter's sweetest pleasures-peppermint, vanilla cream and cocoa topped with marshmallow.    Toffee Crunch ---- A merry medley of crunchy toasty English toffee, salted pretzels and a decadent caramel drizzle c...
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buy 1 get 1 free Holiday Traditions

There is a buy one get one free holiday traditions coming up....online only....
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Flawless Gold 24kt

Flawless Gold 24kt
Japanese Cherry Blossom Flawless 24K Silk Lotion - Signature Collection - Bath & Body Works
Of course the new Flawless Gold line is starting to show up on the site as part of the buy 3 get 3 free sale....after I stocked up on it in store....not on sale of any kind.  At least I used some free item coupons to balance out the $16.50 cost of each......and thank goodness for price adjustments..... I was thinking that it is too bad th...
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While visions of springtime...danced in my head....

While visions of springtime...danced in my head....
Paris Body Lotion - Signature Collection - Bath & Body Works
As I posted yesterday, I see the Brownies did appear for todays sales.  While I had not tried these myself yet, I read that they were pretty good.  I am currently in the process of making an online order and have added them in my basket.  Should they not sell out before I get my items I will write about them. I did pick up all of the...
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Brownie Points

The brownies are coming back..... Enter BROWNIE  at checkout and get $1.00 shipping and a free box of brownies.....
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What's next......

When you start hearing about Christmas things early in the year by the time the holiday rolls around you are pretty much waiting for "what's next."  I mean we could all see on the trademark page some of the new names of things to come in the beginning of the year. We excitedly wondered and speculated what that name is going to e...
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The sexiest Night on Television--Victorias Secret Fashion Show

Around this time, every year I love curling up watching tons of holiday specials...and every year the Victorias Secret Fashion show happens around this time of December....my birthday, also a must see.  While I certainly don't have big metal feathered wings that I can walk around here in, (mine are more subtle and unseen)  :)&nb...
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comfort.....and lots of joy

comfort.....and lots of joy
Snowman 14.5 oz. Bakery Bag - Bath & Body Works   - Bath & Body Works
I love everything Christmas.  If you would see my collection of things Christmas related you would surely agree.  And I am writing this blog with Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer on television currently....how fitting.  I do try to live the entire year with Christmas- thoughts in my heart.....I really don't need a date on the cale...
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How does Santa do it all?

How does Santa do it all?

Days are beyond busy during this time of year. Between work and home things pulling you in different directions you really need to find some me time when all is said and done at the end of the day.  My me time is usually spent catching up on making lists and wrapping presents.  How on earth does Santa do it all? Oh yes, I forgot........
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Gift Tower ~ better pics

Gift Tower ~ better pics

While I was somewhat happy with the outcome of last nights gift tower, I knew of a few things that needed changing, so I adjusted it this morning and I am much happier with this tower.  I replaced the polar bear antibac large bottle with pink sugarplum TMC and I replaced the pocket bac holder from a plain one to a penguin with two refills.&nbs...
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Stacked Tower gift option by me

Stacked Tower gift option by me

I saw the $250.00 stacked gift set in the store and thought I would try to make a smaller version for a few kids gifts.  It is a trial and error process when you don't have the exact items but I did enjoy putting it together and look forward to doing more of them.   I needed the base, and short of stopping at a cake shoppe to get a c...
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New Pocketbacs, Special delivery Boxes and more

New Pocketbacs, Special delivery Boxes and more

I am just in from another wonderful day out shopping among alot of other Bath and Body Works enthusiasts. The stores in the malls are jampacked full of crazy shoppers each one out to outdo the next person and grab all of the things they think they need for their Christmas gift giving and if a little pushing is involved, haha, so be it. I stood on t...
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Holiday Bling Pocketbacs (new) 11/13/12

Holiday Bling Pocketbacs (new)   11/13/12
Bling, How do I love thee, Let me count the ways. One, Two, Three.
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Frosty the Snowman times two candle holders 11/13/12

Frosty the Snowman times two candle holders  11/13/12
Ceramic Snowman With Silver Scarf 1.3 oz. Mini Candle Luminary - Slatkin & Co. - Bath & Body Works
Welcome our favorite frosted friend and invite the holidays home. White ceramic luminary brightens the season while radiating festive fragrance through his snowflake-filled belly. Exclusively designed and developed by our team of Home Fragrance experts Use to dress up any of our 1.3 oz. mini candles Measures 5 3/4″h X 5″w 1.3 oz. mini candles sold ...
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Twisted Peppermint in store beginning 11/19/12

Twisted Peppermint in store beginning 11/19/12
11/13/12 Next week, you will notice the return for a limited time a seasonal favorite Holiday Traditions Product, Twisted Peppermint. It is suppose to be available for at least three weeks but anyone who knows and loves this product knows, it never lasts that long. If you haven’t ordered your yearly supply from Bath and Body Works online as of yet,...
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