December Days…

Here we are, getting closer and closer to Christmas. Every December day is tinged with anticipation and magic, bringing out the spirit of childhood in…

How Charm-ing! My Pandora Charm Bracelet…

For the longest time, I was not interested in charm bracelets at all.  I’d seen colleagues and friends talking about their latest acquisitions –special/limited editions,…

Irish Honeymoon – Dublin, Ballynahinch Castle, and Blarney …

Day 5:  Today, we decided to revisit Dublin, as we wanted to see what the city had to offer in terms of shopping, and of…

How to Wear Sunscreen Properly…

Did you know that wearing sunscreen is almost an art?  There are so many rules and so much information out there on how to apply…

Making a Stink… About Poo-Pourri…

Dear readers, Your MIA blogger is back in action, and what better way to get back into the swing of things than to talk about…

Miss Cathie Reviews [Beauty]: Feather & Bone Face …

Alright, readers.  Time for a review — Feather & Bone’s Face Gems!  The amazing people behind this company kindly sent along a few samples for…

Sugar House in Quebec…

As a little girl, I read of Laura Ingalls’ trip to Grandpa’s for a sugaring off, where they collected the sap and turned it into…