Bath & Body Works Pink Velvet Cupcake Review

I picked up the new Bath & Body Works Pink Velvet Cupcake collection this week and WOW I am loving it.

The notes are sparkling red berries, whipped pink marshmallow & sugared praline and comes in the Ultra Shea Cream, Body Lotion, Shower Gel and Fine Fragrance Mist.

The light berries and sugar make for the perfect daytime scent! This one is fresh and fruity and I’m so glad that we now have a berry/marshmallow scent for Fall! The praline also gives it a deeper more nutty scent. The packaging is also pretty with a metallic pink pattern and cursive writing.

Also be sure to check out my Bath & Body Works Pink Velvet Cupcake Review on YouTube!


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Best Bubbles On The Planet!

So I’m a bit biased. My child was a Gymboree Play & Music kid when she was little and I do a bit of contract work for this company but darn it, they have the best bubbles on the planet with their Bubble Ooodles in my opinion!

After using dollar store bubbles that bust, break and are just plain messy Bubble Ooodles are a dream. The formula is thick and the groovy wand blows nice tiny bubbles that are mesmerizing for both kids and adults! You can even catch them on your finger — yes I’ve done this!

I just helped Gymboree Play & Music set up a way to buy Bubbles Ooodles online and you can now buy them here. My friends who are teachers swear by the Bubble Ooodles formula and even as an adult I can honestly say I love playing with them! That’s me blowing tiny bubbles below!

I have the Bubble Ooodles starter pack (which is only $9.99) and comes with the wand, tray and 4 oz. of bubbles. Shipping is super reasonable too!

Rae Dunn Halloween 2019

I am all over the Rae Dunn Halloween collection this year and I’m starting to pick up some pieces. So far I picked up some Halloween plates, a Trick Or Treat bowl and matches. You can see my haul and Marshall’s / HomeGoods finds in my YouTube Haul!

More Rae Dunn Halloween for 2019

Bath & Body Works Halloween 2019 Preview

My favorite time of year is Halloween and Bath & Body Works does an amazing job with their Halloween soap, PocketBacs, Hand Creams, Candles and more!

The Bath & Body Works Halloween scents for Foaming Hand Soap and PocketBacs for 2019 are:

Vampire Blood – This class is red berries, night blooming jasmine & petrifying plum.

Howl-O-Ween – This new scent is a blend of gruesome grapefruit & shocking sunrays.

Perfect Pumpkin – Sweet Cinnamon Pumpkin scent!

Spells Divine – This new scent is a blend of enchanted apple, sparkling cassis & moonlit daisies.

Candi Corn – Wickedly Wild Berries & Supernatural Citrus.

Ghoul Friend – Dark strawberries, ghostly peony & spine chilling citrus

Each week more fun items are being added to the store!

View my 2019 Bath & Body Works Halloween Preview video here!

NEW Bath & Body Fall 2019 Body Care Collection

Bath & Body Works just dropped their Fall 2019 Body Care Collection which consists of 6 amazing scents! I’ll have video review of all of these scents.

Toasted Praline & Pear – This is a brand new scent for 2019 and the notes are Poached pear, toasted praline, graham cracker & tonka bean.

Champagne Apple & Honey – Pink lady apple, sparkling champagne, jasmine honey & autumn woods.

Wild Blackberry & Vanilla – Blackberry nectar, whipped vanilla, golden amber & creamy sandalwood. I am loving this one! It’s great for day of evening.

Sweet Cinnamon Pumpkin – Heirloom pumpkin, autumn cinnamon, ginger snap & whipped vanilla.

Marshmallow Pumpkin Latte – Pumpkin latte, toasted marshmallow, creamy sandalwood & praline musk.

Sugared Cranberry Cider – Wild cranberries, juicy mulberries, plum blossoms & velvet musk.

Bath & Body Works Fall 2019 Warm Apple Pie Candle Review

Today I am burning Warm Apple Pie from the Bath & Body Works Fall 2019 candle collection and it’s pretty darn good!

The notes in the Warm Apple Pie Candle are Baked Granny Smith Apple, Melted Brown Sugar, Flaky Homemade Crust.

Warm Apple Pie has an amazing deep red wax and the throw is about a medium. After an hour of burning Warm Apple Pie my kitchen had a nice apple pie scent that was sweet and crusty. Warm Apple Pie does not have a cinnamon or vanilla scent, it’s more sweet, gooey, toasty, appley goodness!

Also be sure to check out my Bath & Body Works Warm Apple Pie Candle demo on YouTube!

Bath & Body Works Fall 2019 Pumpkin Peanut Brittle Candle Review

As we move into late Summer my brain is all about Fall and I am so excited that Bath & Body Works is bringing out their Fall 2019 candle collection!

One of my favorite Fall scents is the Bath & Body Works Pumpkin Peanut Brittle, the notes are Crunchy Caramel Brittle, Salty Peanuts, Toasted Pumpkin Seeds.

While Pumpkin Peanut Brittle smells nice cold the warm throw is even better with a smooth peanut butter and pumpkin mix that wafted through my entire house. I need to pick up a few extras of this one to make it to November. Just wow!

Check out my video review and demo of the Bath & Body Works Fall 2019 Pumpkin Peanut Brittle on YouTube!

Bath & Body Works Fall Candles List for 2019 with Notes!

Well it’s that time of year again where Fall is popping out all over including Bath & Body Works and I’m thrilled! I’m one of those people who is happy to pack up the pool and dive right into pumpkin scents!

Bath & Body Works currently has over 40 Fall 2019 candles online and a whole bunch showing up in stores. I picked up Pumpkin Peanut Brittle and Pumpkin Cupcake today. As I video review these candles on YouTube I’ll link them below. I’ll also add any new Bath & Body Works Fall candles that come out in the coming months!

Bath & Body Works Fall Candles List For 2019 currently includes these Candles. I also included the notes!

Bath & Body Works Fall 2019 Candles with Bold Caps Name.

  • Blueberry Maple Pancakes – Wild Blueberries, Griddle Fresh Pancakes, Warm Maple Syrup
  • Carmel Pumpkin Swirl – Luscious Caramel, Ground Cinnamon, Rich Brown Sugar, Creamy Vanilla 
  • Pumpkin Peanut Brittle – Crunchy Caramel Brittle, Salty Peanuts, Toasted Pumpkin Seeds
  • Pumpkin Pecan Waffles – Maple Syrup, Golden Waffles, Pumpkin Spice, Brown Sugar
  • Salted Butterscotch – Warm Brown Sugar, Sweet Cream, Pinch of Sea Salt, Melted Butter 
  • Warm Apple Pie – Baked Granny Smith Apple, Melted Brown Sugar, Flaky Homemade Crust

Bath & Body Works Fall 2019 Candles with Cursive Name.

  • Hot Cocoa & Cream – Decadent Milk Chocolate, Fresh Steamed Milk, Mini Marshmallows
  • Peach Cobbler – Juicy Peach Slices, Cinnamon Sugar, Golden Baked Pie Crust
  • Pumpkin Apple – Red Delicious Apple, Fall Pumpkin, Fresh Ground Cinnamon, Clove Buds
  • Pumpkin Cupcake – Whipped Butter Cream, Madagascar Vanilla, Pumpkin Spice, Freshly Baked Cupcake
  • Sweet Cinnamon Pumpkin – Warm Cinnamon, Fresh Ground Clove, Vanilla Cream, Brown Sugar
  • Vanilla Pumpkin Marshmallow – Tahitian Vanilla, Pumpkin Spice, Homemade Marshmallow, Drizzled Caramel

Bath & Body Works Fall Candles are listed as Online Only on their website.

  • Banana Cream Pie – Fresh Banana Slices, Whipped Cream, Scoop of Peanut Butter, Cookie Crumble Crust
  • Carmel Apple – Granny Smith Apple Slices, Warm Golden Caramel, Cinnamon Vanilla Cream
  • PB & J – Fresh Strawberry Jam, Toasted Bread, Crunchy Peanut Butter, Drizzle of Honey
  • Sugared Snickerdoodle – Warm Spices, Creamy Vanilla, Sugared Musk
  • Pumpkin Pie – Creamy Pumpkin, Vanilla Crème, Fresh Ground Nutmeg, Graham Cracker Crust 

Bath & Body Works Fall 2019 Candles with photos.

  • Crisp Morning Air – Crisp Fall Breeze, White Oak, Golden Amber Wood, Saffron, Soft Sandalwood
  • Leaves – Crisp Red Apple, Golden Nectar, Warm Clove Spice
  • Mahogany Apple – Red Mahogany Woods, Golden Delicious Apple, Pink Peppercorn, Fresh Lavender Sprigs 
  • Maple Cinnamon Pancakes – Warm Maple Syrup, Fluffy Buttermilk Pancakes, Fresh Ground Cinnamon
  • Marshmallow Fireside – Toasted Marshmallow, Smoldering Woods, Fire Roasted Vanilla, Crystallized Amber
  • Pumpkin Clove – Clove Buds, Ground Cinnamon, A Pinch of Nutmeg, Fresh Pumpkin 
  • Sweater Weather – Fresh Sage, Juniper Berry, Aromatic Eucalyptus, Fresh Woods 
  • The Perfect Autumn – Fresh Cranberry, Spiced Pumpkin, Crisp Apple, Rich Clove

Bath & Body Works Woodland Creatures Candle Collection Fall 2019

  • Autumn – Bright Red Gala Apple, Juicy Fig, Eucalyptus Leaf, Fir Balsam
  • Autumn Woods – Dark Walnut, English Lavender, White Amber 
  • Cinnamon Irish Cream – Cinnamon Spiced Liqueur, Irish Cream, French Vanilla 
  • Coconut Macaroon – Toasted Coconut, Fresh Baked Cookie, Vanilla Bean, Touch of Spice
  • Flannel – Fresh Bergamot, Heirloom Mahogany, Soft Musk
  • Leaves – Crisp Red Apple, Golden Nectar, Warm Clove Spice 
  • Pumpkin Apple – Red Delicious Apple, Fall Pumpkin, Fresh Ground Cinnamon, Clove Buds

White Barn Fall 2019 Colored Jar Candles.

  • Apple Cinnamon Cider (Red Jar) – Cinnamon Dusted Apple, Autumn Leaves, Rich Vanilla Woods
  • Chestnut & Clove (Peach Jar) – Warm Roasted Chestnut, Fresh Ground Clove, Cedarwood
  • Cinnamon Spiced Vanilla (White Jar) – Fresh Ground Cinnamon, Sugar Crystals, Tahitian Vanilla Bean
  • Cinnamon Stick (Red Jar) – Cinnamon, Clove Bud, Nutmeg
  • Flannel (Dark Blue Jar) – Fresh Bergamot, Heirloom Mahogany, Soft Musk
  • Honeycrisp Apple (Dark Red Jar) – Golden Honeycrisp, Apple Blossom, Fresh Sugarcane
  • Frozen Lake (Mint Green Jar) – Lavender Leaves, Cool Eucalyptus, Juniper Berries
  • Marshmallow Pumpkin Latte (Beige Jar) – Pumpkin Latte, Toasted Marshmallow, Praline Musk 
  • Peppered Suede – Effervescent Bergamot, Black Peppercorn, Soft Amberwood
  • Salted Caramel (Amber Jar) – Roasted Chestnuts, Caramelized Sugar, Spiced Rum 
  • Wine Cellar (Lavender Jar) – Mulled Apples, Fresh Fig, Cedarwood

White Barn Fall 2019 Colored Jar Candles (Online Only)

  • Black Currant Vanilla (Purple Jar) – Black Currant, Zested Lemon, Creamy Vanilla, Sandalwood
  • Cider Lane (Orange Jar) – Warm Caramel, Granny Smith Apple, Dark Brown Sugar, Ground Clove
  • Fireside (Dark Brown Jar) – Smoked Cedar, Clove Buds, Warm Embers

Which Fall candles do you want this year?

The Wet N Wild Pac-Man Collection Is Driving This 80’s Girl Mad!

As an 80’s girl who did indeed spend a great many hours playing Pac-Man I literally squealed with joy when I saw that Wet N Wild was releasing a Pac-Man Make-Up Collection. However my hopes were dashed when I found out that it was only available online at Ulta for about 3 1/2 seconds…that’s less time than it takes to be eaten Blinky, Pinky, Inky and/or Clyde!

I’m not exactly sure why Wet N Wild is denying middle-ages moms the privilege of owning Ghost Gloss in Pinky but I am freaking out! Why oh why is this set sold out? Are they bringing it back? I need answers.

I am seriously hoping this is just a pre-launch and the Pac-Man Collection will show up on the Wet N Wild website which I am checking daily because this almost 50 year-old girl geek would be pretty darn happy to wear some fruity blush right now!

Hopefully you’ll see a review coming soon!

Bath & Body Works Cactus Blossom Review

The new Bath & Body Works Cactus Blossom Collection officially releases on Monday July 8th but it’s starting to show up in store now so I picked up a few products!

The notes for Cactus Blossom include: Bright Cactus Petals, Sun-Kissed Coconut and Vanilla which to me smells like an earthy blend with a hint of coconut and vanilla.

The Collection includes the: Aloe Lotion (which I need to get), Ultra Shea Body Cream, Moisturizing Body Wash, Exfoliating Body Polish, Super Smooth Body Lotion, Hand Cream, Foaming Hand Soap, Shower Gel and Fine Fragrance Mist.

I also picked up the Cactus Blossom 3-Wick Candle which has gorgeous light purple wax and a succulents in purple and green in the label! So pretty.

Check out my video review of the Bath & Body Works Cactus Blossom Collection too!