Swimming Lessons by Claire Fuller My rating: 4 of 5 stars *POSSIBLE SPOILERS* Vague Plot: Mother (Ingrid) disappeared years ago. She was assumed drowned, but it is uncertain. She leaves behind her husband (Gil) and two daughters (Flora and Nan). Half of the book is discussing current times – father’s health is on the downswing… Continue reading Book Review: Swimming Lessons – Claire Fuller
Lucky You: A Novel by Erika Carter My rating: 3 of 5 stars This book focuses on three “friends” (when you read the book, you’ll understand the quotation marks) – Ellie, Rachel, and Chloe. These three friends are living their separate lives in Arkansas when they all decide to “go off the grid” together with… Continue reading Book Review: Lucky You – Erika Carter
The Grownup by Gillian Flynn My rating: 3 of 5 stars The start of the book was quite a surprise! With a starting paragraph like this, how could I not be surprised? “I didn’t stop giving hand jobs because I wasn’t good at it. I stopped giving hand jobs because I was the best at… Continue reading Book Review: The Grownup – Gillian Flynn
The Watcher (2016) watched on Netflix on 1/29/2017. IMDB – 5.4/10 Rotten Tomatoes – Audience Rating – 33% (2.9/5) No Critic Ratings Posted PLOT: “In this fact-based thriller, a young couple buys their dream home only to learn it has a grim past — and that someone is watching their every move.” (Netflix) I had been… Continue reading Movie Review: The Watcher (2016)
Phantom Limb: A Gripping Psychological Thriller by Lucinda Berry My rating: 5 of 5 stars I’m a licensed professional therapist, so when I was asked to review a psychological thriller, I jumped at the chance! Initially, I didn’t have high expectations (because I never know what to expect going into a new book). After receiving… Continue reading Book Review: The Phantom Limb – Lucinda Berry
For those that have followed this blog for awhile, you know I was previously Tosha’s Beauty Reviews. Well, as of the last year, I got a little tired of doing that type of review and wanted something different. In thinking about what is really interesting to me (what I would really ENJOY reviewing these days!),… Continue reading Big Changes Are Coming…
As you all know, I love trying out new skincare products and am on the constant hunt for the best skincare products for my skin! I was very happy that Merlot Natural Grape Seed Skincare graciously decided to send me three products to review – Merlot Natural Grape Seed Cleanser, Merlot Natural Grape Seed Body… Continue reading Merlot Natural Grape Seed Skincare Review!
(Okay, bear with me here…this is my first video review!) What a great toiletry bag! Since receiving this product, I’ve been using it to store my makeup in when I’m traveling. I’m a makeup fanatic and small makeup bags will just never work for me…the size of this toiletry bag is PERFECT for storing my… Continue reading Outside of the Box: LEABAGS Toiletry Bag Review!
Although I get compliments on my hair occasionally, my natural hair is usually a huge annoyance to me! It’s not straight enough to go with blow-drying only; however, it isn’t wavy or curly enough to wear it that way either! Curling takes me too long, so straightening is usually the route that I take. Because… Continue reading HSI Professional Review!
Back in December, I was lucky enough to get the chance to review Softy All-Purpose Sanitizing Wipes and have been using them ever since (because seriously, this is a HUGE container of sanitizing wipes!). Since these have been amazing addition to the kitchen since the day I received them, I was excited to receive a message… Continue reading Outside of the Box: Softy Individually Wrapped Hand Sanitizing Wipes Review!