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  • Solar eclipse October 23
    Partial solar eclipse October 23 highlights Hindu Diwali Festival of Lights
    Greetings, fellow stargazers, the heavens have a treat for us, compliments of Brother Sun and Sister Moon. Those two sky deities are going to be doing a celestial tango. That's right plan on apartial solar eclipse on October 23, 2014says Space...
  • Halloween Express
    Halloween fun for the whole family comes to Lakes Park.
    For the last fortnight of October each year, the Lakes Park Enrichment Foundation presents Fort Myers’ premiere Halloween family fun event: the Fall Festival and Halloween Extravaganza at Lakes Regional Park. The festival began on Friday,...
  • Make Despicable Me Minion Halloween costumes cheap and no-sew
    Make Despicable Me Minion Halloween costumes cheap and no-sew
    "Despicable Me" is one of the hottest kids' movies of all time. What makes it so crazy-popular aren't main characters, but the supporting cast--aka those cute little vitamin-B shaped Minions. Minions continue to place in the Top...
  • 'Breaking Bad' dolls not part of Black Friday 2014 hot toys list
    Hot toys for Black Friday 2014 won't include Toys R Us' 'Crystal Meth' doll
    This year's "Hot Toys List" for Black Friday 2014 will not include a set of collectibleBreaking Baddolls. After a Florida mom's petition to remove the "Crystal Meth" toy dolls gained national attention, leadership at...
  • Free printable Diwali rangoli patterns and Festival of Lights crafts
    Free printable Diwali rangoli patterns and Festival of Lights crafts
    Hindus, Sikhs and Jains began celebrating Diwali, the Festival of Lights. In 2014, it began with Dhanteras on October 20 and moves to the official Diwali on October 23 and 24. Diwali, also spelled Deepavali, is the Hindu calendar new year. There&...
  • National Nut Day; Celebrate your inner nut
    National Nut Day; Celebrate your inner nut
    Today we celebrate National Nut Day! No one really knows the origin of this National Food Holiday, or their intention of the day for that matter. There appears to be two schools of thought when it comes to this holiday.The first thought is that...
  • America Land of the Free Hanging Hand Towel Set by Beckystowels
    Review: America Land of the Free Hanging Hand Towel Set by Beckystowels
    I'm a huge fan of lovely and vibrant kitchen towels, and I have them for almost every occasion. Not only are they useful, but I consider them decor that can really add a touch of style to the room. Yes, I also like giving them as gifts.I had...
  • We are destined for success, YNot?
    Say yes to the handbag, YNot?
    “YNOT? is a brand of bags and suitcases that combines traditional materials in original prints, with long family tradition, begun in Milan in the 50s,” says the savvy company YNot? “The goal is to create a product that represents...
  • lands end breast cancer pink thread project products
    add luxury with personalized products for BCA #LandsEnd ,#PinkThread ,#BCA
    Everyone is touched by breast cancer, either personally or through family, friends and colleagues. Think quickly and I'll bet you can name at least one wonderful woman who has been diagnosed.The Pink Thread Project of Lands End supports Breast...
  • Owl Printed Tea Kitchen Towel by MoxieMadness
    Review: Owl Printed Tea Kitchen Towel by MoxieMadness
    I love owls, but that doesn't mean I (usually) want their likeness all around my home. However, every once in awhile, I come across an item that sports their image and it's too lovely for me to pass up.I came across theOwl Printed Tea...
  • National Nut Day
    October 22 is National Nut Day so celebrate your inner nut-job
    Just when you think you've heard the weirdest holiday, along comes one still more outre--like National Nut Day, October 22--to prove you wrong. Yes, Nut Day is a holiday say the good folks at Holiday Insights who are always reliable for...
  • Horror Movie Poster Cork Coasters Set by Etsy store OneofaKindbySSD
    Review: Horror Movie Poster Cork Coasters Set by OneofaKindbySSD
    I'm a huge fan of horror movies, Halloween, and anything that corresponds either of those, so when I came across theHorror Movie Poster Cork Coasters Set by Etsy store OneofaKindbySSD, I was really excited to try them.The set is made up of 6...
  • National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day
    National Pumpkin Cheesecake Day? Yep, there's a holiday for that--October 21
    There's a holiday for everything it seems. Case in point: did you know October 21 isNational Pumpkin Cheesecake Day? Who knew there was a pumpkin day, let alone a pumpkin cheesecake one...or a national one? But Fox 59 says yep, it's a...
  • Hindu Diwali mithai sweets and Festival of Lights treats recipes
    Hindu Diwali mithai sweets and Festival of Lights treats recipes
    Diwali 2014 began October 20 with Dhanteras. The Hindu "festival of lights" ushers in the Hindu new year. It continues through October 25 with the official Diwali (Deepavali) observed October 23 and 24 this year. It ends in the...
  • Pureology Curl Complete : Review
    Pureology Curl Complete : Review
    We have become quite the layering advocate as it all begins with the shampoo. There are many reasons for this. We begin our review in this manner as the Curl Complete Shampoo does not seem to enhance or edify curls, or having curls. We like this...