Category Archive: Reviews

Apr 20

April BoCandy Review

Recently, Chris and I started getting the monthly candy box – BoCandy. BoCandy is a monthly subscription of international and imported candy. You get a box, and then a few days later, you get an email about what’s in the box. When we started getting it, it came in an envelope, but they recently switched …

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Dec 15

Snack Reviews: Kettle Brand Popcorn

You may remember last week when I reviewed Kettle Brand Real Sliced Potato chips. This week, I’m going to tell you about the Kettle Brand Popcorn that I received for free from Kettle Brand. The husband picked up White Cheddar popcorn for me this time. This is actually the second time I’ve tried Kettle Brand …

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Dec 08

Snack Reviews: Kettle Brand Chips

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I’m signed up for a few trial programs through various websites, and this time around I was given some Kettle Brand snacks to review! Specifically, popcorn and kettle chips. Today, I’m going to tell you about the chips, and next week, you’ll get the full story on the popcorn. I’m really excited about this because …

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Jan 28

SwankyLuv reviews: Gossamer

This post contains affiliate links, which means that if you click on one of the product links, I may receive compensation. Gossamer is Lois Lowry’s 32nd published work. It is a very fast read which follows the stories of three dream-givers, Littlest One, Thin Elderly, and Strapping, and three humans, an unnamed old woman, John …

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Apr 30

RJ’s American Grille: A Restaurant Review


Full disclosure: This is not the first time I’ve been to RJ’s. I haven’t been in a while, but this review is based on my most recent visit – and their recent changes. Atmosphere – 4 out of 5 I love that RJ’s isn’t a chain restaurant, and that the decor is all Detroit-based. I’m …

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Jan 27

I Got Something in the Mail

This was originally posted on on July 10, 2011.   I got home last week from a great week running around with my boyfriend, and there was a box sitting on my bed. I love getting packages, especially when I know what wonderful things are waiting for me inside. I didn’t quite know how wonderful until I opened …

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