Category: Splurges

The Savvy Shopper: When to Splurge

Savvy Shopper
Splurges

For those of us who don’t have trust funds, Swiss bank accounts, sizable inheritances, or six-figure jobs, fashion isn’t just art; shopping is a science. The fact of the matter is, there are certain pieces of clothing that every woman should own, and unfortunately, it’s …

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$1000 For A Pair Of Eyeglasses? Insane!

$1000 Eyeglasses?!?!
Splurges

Did you hear that Time magazine editor, Bill Saporito, paid $1,000 for a pair of eyeglasses!? Insane, right?  In fact, a Time reader, Peter Minton, Winsted, Connecticut, wrote in with the following comment saying those exact sentiments after reading such nonsense: Hey, Bill, Can You Read …

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Homemade Sugar Scrub Recipe

Homemade Sugar Scrub Recipe
Recipes

I love Bath & Body Works' Sugar Scrub, but I don't love the price ($16 – $24 per jar), so I decided to make my own concoction! I found this Simple Sugar Scrub Formula which simply just calls for just two ingredients: 1/2 cup …

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Mailbox Monday! Edition 3

Mailbox Monday! Edition 3
Books

Here's a video review of all the cool stuff I got in the mail last week from the internet. I went over youtube's time limit, so I actually had to figure out how to edit the video with MovieMaker and cut out a few minutes.  And …

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A Day at the Spa from SpaFinder

A Day at the Spa from SpaFinder
Splurges

Market Leverage sent me a SpaFinder.com giftcertificate (along with tons of other goodies).  SpaFinder.com offers gift certificates that are accepted at over 4000 participating spas worldwide and can be redeemed for spa treatments, vacations experiences, spa products and more.  So, I chose Garbo's Salon and Spa …

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