Sunday, November 30, 2014

Professional Curling Iron Spiral Curler by Xtava Review


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Once when I was in high school, I had my hair permanently curled. I was so insistent on wanting to have permanent curls because I fell in love when my hair was styled curly once. After a few weeks, I didn't want it anymore. So, I vowed never to have my hair permanently curled. Instead, I curl it using my flat iron sometimes. I never owned a Spiral Curler and was excited when I received Xtava's Spiral Curler.
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Xtava's Professional Curling Iron - Spiral Curler - came in a cool black box with a cool design. Their spiral curlers are available in 3 colors and I chose the pink one. Why? Because I love pink! :)

When I removed the Xtava's Spiral Curler from the box, the curler was unusually light for its size. I like this by the way because I have a hard time with heavier styling tools. There's a single button to turn the curler on and off.

Since this is the first time I owned a Spiral Curler, I read the instructions first before trying it out. Here are my thoughts about the Xtava Professional Curling Iron - Spiral Curler:

- I like the color. I love almost anything pink so I don't have to explain myself. :)
- I like how light it is. I can style my hair with no problems because it's light.
- There's a single button to turn it off an on. Easy to push and when turned on, the button has a blue color.
- I had to get accustomed with using the Spiral Curler first before I got the hang of it. I think it's because this is my first time using a spiral curler by myself.
- I'm okay with the single heat setting. I have wavy, thick hair so I have no problems with the single heat setting. If you like stylers with heat setting, then this doesn't have a heat setting.
- I like the clip at the base of the spiral curler because it helps hold my hair. Sometimes, though, it catches some strands of my hair and would pinch a bit when I remove it.
- I love the guided grooves for my hair. It gave me even and nice spiral curls.
- I like how the curls look soft, shiny and bouncy. The curls also lasted the whole day. :)

After trying out the Professional Curling Iron - Spiral Curler - by Xtava, I am impressed and recommend it if you love to experiment with different hair styles. :)

You can purchase the Xtava Professional Curling Iron - Spiral Curler on Amazon.

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received a sample for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I tried personally and believe will be good for my readers. No other form of compensation was received. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Cute Pretend Make Up For Kids From Little Cosmetics Review + Giveaway 12/22 US/CAN

Whenever my 3 year old daughter sees me putting on make up, she would insist I put some on her too. I pretend to put make up on her and she would be happy twirling around after that. My 6 year old daughter doesn't like make up as much as my 3 year old daughter does but, she sometimes ask if I can put make up on her too. Are they too young for make up? Well, I think they are, but sometimes, it's fun to put make up on them, specially when we're playing. :)

When I received the Little Cosmetics Pretend Make Up, I knew my daughters would love it. Why? Because they like make up!
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My 3 year old daughter immediately saw the bag when I placed it beside me. She grabbed it and asked if this was for her. LOL. :) She was so excited when I said it was hers. Who wouldn't be excited with a cute, pink bag with make up, or shoud I say pretend make up inside, right? :)

I received the Little Cosmetics Essential Set and has the following pretend make up inside:
  • Powder Compact with Plastic Mirror
  • Pink Blush Compact
  • Lip Gloss with Roller Ball
  • Glitter Pot
  • Eye Shadow Palette
  • Makeup Brush Set
  • Cosmetic Bag
When my daughter opened the bag and spread out all the pretend make up inside, I saw how real-looking the pretend make-up were. They even came with a set of make up brushes and eyebrow comb! Both my daughters even thought all the pretend make up were real. I love the logo on every make up because it added up to the real-looking-make-up look. The pretend foundation even has a mirror inside so that they can "freshen up" anywhere! :)

The pink cosmetic bag was very cute and I like how my 3 year old daughter can just store all the pretend make up there. She now brings this every time we go out because she plays with them even in the car.

Watch a short clip of my daughters playing with the Little Cosmetics Pretend Make Up below.

I love the Little Cosmetics Pretend Make Up because it gives my daughters a chance to play with make up without actually applying make up. These are so cute and they look like real make up. I love the concept and I love how they can foster their imaginations while playing with the Little Cosmetics Pretend Make Up. :)

WHAT DID YOU LIKE ABOUT THE LITTLE COSMETICS PRETEND MAKE UP?

You can visit the Little Cosmetics Website HERE. This would be a great gift for little girls this coming Christmas! :) They'll sure love it because my daughters did! :)

Would you like to win a Little Cosmetics Essential Set? Well, this is your chance! Little Cosmetics has sponsored a giveaway for my readers for a chance to win a same set I reviewed! Just head on over to the rafllecopter below to enter! Good Luck! :)
DISCLAIMER: 1 Winner will receive a Little Cosmetics Essential Set. Giveaway will start December 1, 2014 at 12:00 AM PST and will end December 22, 2014 at 12:00 AM PST. This will be open to US and CAN residents only. The prize cannot be shipped to a P.O. box address. Winners will be notified by email and will have 24 hours to respond before a new winner is selected. I am not responsible for prize fulfillment. My role is to give the sponsor the information of the winner and they will directly ship the prize to the winner. I have received a product/s mentioned above to in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are honest and my own and are not influenced in any way. No other form of compensation was received. I do not share or sell information and all information shared with me will solely be used for prize shipment. I am disclosing this in accordance with FTC 16 CFR Part 255. 

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Master Salsa With The Complete Salsa Dance Mastery System By SalsaCrazy


ABOUT THE DVD:

The Salsa Dance Mastery System, it will change your life!
Step by Step progressive Salsa Dance on 5 DVDs ...

As my first teacher told me, it will change your life ... and, it has.
Well, at least it did mine, and since that time, countless others. 

Step by Step Salsa Dancing for EVERYONE.
Club Style Social Salsa Dance, on a progressive 5 DVDs, that's geared to get EVERYONE dancing!

Super fun, social, and extremely addicting!

Incredibly healthy activity, great for everyone!
Fantastic fitness benefits ... (and yes, weight loss too)

MY REVIEW:

When I was in college, I enrolled in a ballroom dancing P.E. class with my friends. I became interested in the different ballroom dances after that but never had the time to actually enroll in a separate class afterwards. Then came the Salsa Dance Mastery System by Salsa Crazy..

As soon as I played the DVD, I got up and waited for the video to start. It started with an introduction of the dance and a step-by-step instructional video of how to do the Salsa.

The first DVD focuses on how to do the basic Salsa step. The video features a whole body and sometimes a smaller frame in the lower left on how to feet should move. They also show the step in different angles so I'm sure I'm doing the step right. I love the instructional video because they made it so simple and very easy to understand.

They also showed how to do the steps by myself and with a partner, hubby.

As I played the second DVD, I was quite surprised by how more complicated the steps were but with practice, and lots of them!, I managed to follow the steps.

I haven't played the last 2 DVDs yet because I am still currently watching the 3rd DVD which is still instructional videos with a more complicated hand and feet movement.

What I liked about this DVD set is that I can replay the steps over and over again until I do the steps right. I don't have to be pressured on how long I'll be able to do the step since I can do it over and over again. One more thing, I can practice the steps at the comfort of my own home so I wouldn't have to be embarrassed if I don't do the steps right the first, second or third time. :) I also like that while learning the dance, I'm moving so I am getting a bit fit. :)

I can say I can dance a little Salsa now but not professionally, of course. I love this DVD set and I can't wait to get on to the 4th and 5th DVD. :)

You can purchase the Complete Salsa Dance Mystery System by SalsaCrazy on Amazon.

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received a sample for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I tried personally and believe will be good for my readers. No other form of compensation was received. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Stretch Marks and Scars Defense Cream By Body Merry Review


I'm not ashamed of the stretch marks in my tummy. I don't lie about not having them because I got them after I gave birth to my 2 beautiful daughters. :) I wasn't surprised I got them since my mom (and dad, yeah he has lots too) have them too.

I've tried several stretch mark creams in the past but nothing has miraculously made my stretchmarks disappear. They've lightened over time but the main reason I use stretch mark creams is for preventive measures. My hopes is that the next time I get pregnant, I wouldn't get new stretch marks again.

I've tried several products from Body Merry and their products are great. This time, I got to try their Stretch Marks & Scars Defense Cream.
Body Merry’s Stretch Marks & Scars Defense Cream is just that - a natural and organic formula consisting of organic cocoa butter and shea butter, alongside lots of pure plant oils and vitamins. This cream provides intense moisturization and nourishes your skin to help visibly reduce the appearance of existing marks and scars, whatever be the cause. Not only that, it effectively prevents the formation of new ones.  Like all our products, it is free from harsh chemicals such as parabens, sulfates and phthalates.
Body Merry's Stretch Marks & Scars Defense Cream arrived in a white and orange-yellow box. The jar inside has a similar color concept and has a second seal inside to protect the cream from spilling during transport.

Before opening the jar, I can already smell the scent of the cream from the outside. I opened the cover and the seal inside and the scent of the cream is a bit overpowering for me. It has a minty and fresh scent. The cream has an off-white color and has a thick consistency similar to a whipped body cream.

I've been using this on my tummy for quite some time now and I like how I just needed a small amount for my tummy. It absorbs very quickly, doesn't feel greasy and isn't heavy at all. I don't like beauty products with a greasy feel because it just feels ack! for me. :) The scent by the way, fades away and since I only need a small amount for my tummy, the scent isn't too overpowering when I apply it. It actually smells nice and subtle once I apply it on my skin.

The Body Merry Stretch Marks and Scars Defense Cream makes my tummy hydrated and moisturized. In the initial application, my skin felt more hydrated although the stretch mark grooves are still there. I also apply this to my C-section scars (my vertical C-Section  have some darker spots) and I noticed an improvement to the darker spots after 2 weeks of using this everyday.

I like how the Body Merry works and I like that I didn't get any skin allergies or skin reactions. It's very easy to apply and since I only need a small amount per application, this jar would last a long time.

You can visit the Body Merry's Website to learn more about their products.

You can purchase the Body Merry Stretch Marks and Scars Defense Cream on Amazon.

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received a sample for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I tried personally and believe will be good for my readers. No other form of compensation was received. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

THE SONG - Awaken Love Couple's Devotional Book Review + Giveaway 12/12 US/CAN

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ABOUT THE BOOK:

The Song Couple’s Devotional is a 6-week book for couples that can help awaken love in their marriage. With daily relationship insights and prayer points drawn from the Song of Solomon, this devotional will help couples grow in their relationship with God and one another. 

Inspired by the Song of Solomon, The Song is both a full-length movie and resource for churches to explore God’s plan for relationships, love and marriage.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:

Kyle Idleman is the Teaching Pastor at Southeast Christian Church in Louisville, Kentucky, the fourth-largest church in America. Author of the award-winning and bestselling book, not a fan., and presenter of eight of City on a Hill’s curriculum series, he regularly speaks at conferences and events around the world. Kyle and his wife DesiRae have four children.

MY REVIEW:

I would be lying if I say my marriage is perfect. No fights, no misunderstandings and just pure happiness like in fairy tales. Our marriage is far from perfect and we have fights and misunderstandings but we talk everything through.

When I received the book: The Song: Awaken Love Couple's Devotional Book, I knew I would want to read it with him. Every chapter is short but the reflections and discussions after each chapter is what took longer. This book helped us to let our relationship with God and with each other grow.


Check out this resource website!
Check them out on Twitter!
Check them out on Facebook!
Would you like to win a copy of The Song: Awaken Love Couple's Devotional Book? Well, you're in luck! Just head on over to the rafflecopter form below to enter! :) Good Luck!
"Disclosure (in accordance with the FTC’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising”): Many thanks to Propeller Consulting, LLC for providing this prize for the giveaway. Choice of winners and opinions are 100% my own and NOT influenced by monetary compensation. I did receive a sample of the product in exchange for this review and post.
 Only one entrant per mailing address, per giveaway. If you have won the same prize on another blog, you are not eligible to win it again. Winner is subject to eligibility verification.”

DISCLAIMER: 1 Winner will receive a copy of THE SONG: Awaken Love Couple's Devotional Book. Giveaway will start December 1, 2014 at 12:00 AM PST and will end December 12, 2014 at 12:00 AM PST. This will be open to US and CAN residents only. The prize cannot be shipped to a P.O. box address. Winners will be notified by email and will have 24 hours to respond before a new winner is selected. I am not responsible for prize fulfillment. My role is to give the sponsor the information of the winner and they will directly ship the prize to the winner. I have received a product/s mentioned above to in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are honest and my own and are not influenced in any way. No other form of compensation was received. I do not share or sell information and all information shared with me will solely be used for prize shipment. I am disclosing this in accordance with FTC 16 CFR Part 255. 

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Liztek USB 3.0 to HDMI Video Graphics Adapter Card for Multiple Monitors Review


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ABOUT THE PRODUCT:

  • Connect three or more monitors to your laptop or desktop PC (one adapter required per monitor, up to 6 on Windows PCs)
  • Plug and play, extensible USB 3.0 and USB 2.0 connectivity. Widest possible monitor support via HDMI output and DVI adapter is included in box
  • DisplayLink DL-3500 chipset, supports resolutions up to 2048x1152 (1920x1080 with Analog VGA)
  • Windows 8.1/8/7 32/64-bit and XP 32-bit drivers via Windows Update, download, or disk
  • Mac is not supported. No Linux support at this time.
The USB 3.0 to HDMI contains the following:
  • USB 3.0 to DVI-I adapter
  • USB 3.0 cable (all of which is USB 2.0 compatible)
  • HDMI to DVI connector. 
MY REVIEW:

- I like how small and light the Multi-Display adapter is.
- I like the design and how easy it is to use.
- I like how easy it is to use and install.
- It connects up to 6 monitors. There's 1 USB connector included but I have to buy additional USB connectors if I want to connect more monitors. :)
- It works great and high quality.

You can purchase the Liztek USB 3.0 to HDMI on Amazon.

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received a sample for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I tried personally and believe will be good for my readers. No other form of compensation was received. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Liztek UD-3700 USB 3.0 Universal Docking Station Dual Monitor Review


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ABOUT THE PRODUCT:

Extension Ports:
4 USB 2.0 ports
2 USB 3.0 superspeed ports. One supports fast charging for smartphones and tablets
Two graphics port-1 HDMI, DVI and one DVI to VGA connector for mirroring/extending your
Windows desktop to external monitors
Gigabit Ethernet LAN port

System Compatibility:
Processor: Dual Core or 2 GHz Core or better
OS:(32/64 bit) Windows 8.1, 8, 7, Vista
(Only 32-bit) Windows XP Home or Professional with SP2 or above
ARM-based Windows, Surface RT, Mac OS X, and Linux/Unix are not supported.

Notes/Remarks
Always download latest driver from Displaylink's website
Must plug the DC power adapter for stable performance
For game users: Microsoft DirectX might have conflict issues with Displaylink software, so games are recommended to run in windowed mode rather than in full screen mode when playing with this dock connected
Charging port is only up to 1.5A, CANNOT charge iPad, PC

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The Liztek UD-3700 USB 3.0 Universal Docking Station Dual Monitor contains the following:

  • USB 3.0 Universal Dock
  • 12V/2A power adapter
  •  DVI to VGA converter
  •  Antiskid Base
  •  USB 3.0 cable (3.3ft)
  •  Driver CD and Instruction Manual 
MY REVIEW:

- I like how I can add more USB ports to my laptop/PC. I can add different gadgets like my printer, iPad, tablet, phone, camera, etc. without having to worry about not having enough USB ports.
- Installation is very easy.
- The Docking Station is very light and has a really nice simple design.
- I really like the USB 3.0 port and the fast charging port because I can use it to charge my tablet and iPad as well as transfer files fast.
- The USB 2.0 ports are perfect for my printer, keyboard and mouse. I don't have to worry about not having enough USB ports for my gadgets and accessories. :)
- I do have to use the DC power adapter for a more stable performance.

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received a sample for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I tried personally and believe will be good for my readers. No other form of compensation was received. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Friday, November 28, 2014

Customized Sweatbands For All Occasions By CustomOnIt


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I like exercising in style even if I only workout at home. Hubby and I go cycling every Saturday but that's my only workout out of our home.

CustomOnIt offers a wide variety of Custom Sweatbands and they've been customizing sweatbands for 7 years! Yes, that's how long they've been customizing sweatbands for all sorts of companies, charities and events.

CustomOnIt have customized sweatbands for small unique clients and huge clients such as McDonalds, Dos Equis and they LOVE helping companies brand with their events by putting logos on over 800 different items.


They sent me a random sweatband and I got this pretty pink wristband to try with a logo: Believe in possibility.

I love how pretty the wristband looked like. I love pink by the way, and I was glad they sent me a pink one. The wristband is very soft and plush. I've washed it  few times and it still looks like new. The color hasn't faded, it hasn't shrunk and the material haven't changed.

I love my pretty pink wristband and I like how it has its own personalized logo.

You can visit CustomOnIt HERE to learn more about their products. 

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received a sample for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I tried personally and believe will be good for my readers. No other form of compensation was received. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Thursday, November 27, 2014

New Swiss Miss Simply Cocoa Milk Chocolate Flavor #SwissMissSimplyCocoa

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When I was younger, my grandmother from my father's side let us taste the Swiss Miss with Marshmallows. From then on, Swiss Miss has been one of my favorite powdered chocolate drink.

As a member of Influenster, I was given the chance to get their Moda VoxBox and one of the products inside my Moda VoxBox was the new Swiss Miss Simply Cocoa.
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The new Swiss Miss Simply Cocoa has 2 varieties available: Milk Chocolate and Dark Chocolate. I received the Milk Chocolate flavor.

I just heated up a cup of milk and poured in the Swiss Miss Simply Cocoa packet I received.
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The aroma of hot cocoa filled the air as soon as I stirred it. With only 5 simple ingredients and no artificial flavors, no artificial colors, and no preservatives, I was excited to try it.
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I took a sip and in no time, I finished the whole cup, with the help of my daughters of course. :)

The Swiss Miss Simply Cocoa in Milk chocolate flavor has a rich, smooth cocoa taste which I definitely loved. With the cooler weather specially in the morning and evening, the Swiss Miss Simply Cocoa is the perfect drink to keep me warm. My daughters also loved the taste and wanted more. :)

Thanks Influenster for the sample! :)

Are you interested to become a member of Influenster? Just shoot me a message or leave your email address below and I'll send you an invite! :)

I received these products complimentary from Influenster for testing purposes.

Liztek HBT-3200 USB 3.0 10-Port Hub with 1 Fast Charging Port Review


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Have you had the problem of  not having enough USB ports? I have! Specially when I use our laptop. It only has 3 USB ports and there are times when I need to plug in more than 3 other devices.

Liztek offers a 10 Port USB 3.0 HUB (I also previously reviewed their 4 Port USB HUB if you need less USB Ports) with a fast charging port.

Here is a complete product specification of the Liztek 10 Port USB 3.0 HUB:

Overview
The Liztek HBT-3200 is a driver free, plug-n-play USB 3.0 hub. It instantly adds 10 x USB 3.0 Ports to an existing USB 3.0/2.0 port on your windows, linux or Mac computer. It features a high-grade chipset and durable power adapter

Super-speed Data Transfer
USB 3.0 provides 10 x faster transfer speed than USB 2.0, it saves your valuable USB 3.0 quota by consolidate 10 x USB 3.0 interfaces to one USB port so you can have more 3.0 peripherals connected simultaneously

BC 1.2 charging.
Extra 9th and 10th port functionality: quick-charge your USB-enabled devices whenever your computer is shut down, in sleep mode or when the hub is disconnected from a computer (otherwise, it's a standard USB 3.0 data port). With an output current of up to 1.5A, it charges three times faster than a standard computer USB 2.0 port. Dual functions, duly facilitated.

Portable Size
With less than 5 oz in weight, this 10 port USB 3.0 hub is the right companion for your business trip and travel. It hides easily inside your bag or suitcase.

Specification
Compact (8 × 2.4 × 0.8in) and lightweight (4.7 oz)
Power Cord Length: 8 ft
USB Cord Length: 2.7 ft
Safety: Built-in Short-Circuit protection

OS
- Windows XP/Vista/7/8. Mac OS 10.2 or above. Linux 3.0 or above.

Note
Do not connect more than 1 HDD at a time or it will cause power shortage
Some USB 3.0 devices require a direct connection to host USB 3.0 ports, including some USB 3.0 hard disks like Seagate, Apple Superdrive
2.4Ghz wireless devices (keyboards, mice, etc.) may not work around USB 3.0 ports. Try using a USB 2.0 connection.

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The box contained the following:
- Liztek USB 3.0 10-Port Hub
- 12V/4A power adapter (8 ft)
- 2.7-foot USB 3.0 cable

Here are my thoughts about the Liztek 10-Port Hub with 1 fast charging port:

- I like how light it is. I can just toss it in my travel bag and wouldn't worry about the 10-port hub weighing my bag down.
- I like how easy it is to use. I don't have to install anything. I just plug it in my laptop or PC and it would work.
- I like the blue light indicator in each port which indicates if my gadget/s is properly connected to the USB port.
- I really like the fast charging port because it works to charge my tablet.
- The other 8 ports on the side can charge my mobile phone.
- I love how my problem with not enough USB ports have been resolved. :)

The Liztek 10-Port Hub with 1 fast charging port is a great must-have for me because I can conveniently add more USB ports just by plugging this in my laptop/PC. :)

You can purchase the Liztek HBT-3200 USB 3.0 10-Port Hub on Amazon.

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received a sample for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I tried personally and believe will be good for my readers. No other form of compensation was received. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Two Rivers 40 Single Serve Coffee Cup Mega Sampler Pack Review + Giveaway 12/22 US


I love coffee. I can't last a day without drinking coffee. I drink my coffee over ice with creamer and flavored syrup. Recently, I received a huge 40 Single Serve Sampler Pack from Two Rivers Coffee and I was super excited to try them.

ABOUT THE TWO RIVERS 40 SINGLE SERVE COFFEE CUPS MEGA COFFEE SAMPLER PACK:

Coffee, Coffee and more Coffee. This sampler pack has it all from bold to decaf and flavored to complex roasts. If you enjoy a variety of coffees or you are trying to please a crowd, then here you go.
When I received the Two Rivers 40 Single Serve Coffee Cups Mega Sampler Pack, I was itching to open the package to see what flavors awaits me.

I received 40 different flavors of Single Serve Coffee Cups ranging from different flavored Hot Cocoa, several flavored teas, some Cider and different unflavored and flavored coffees. The Sampler pack does say Mega Coffee Sampler Pack but I am quite glad that it contained hot cocoas, teas and cider too. I also got 1 single serve coffee cup with a question mark. I haven't tried this and I'm saving it for Thanksgiving tomorrow to see what surprise awaits me. :)

Some of the single serve coffee cups I've tried and loved are the following:

- Java Factory's Sinful Cinnamon
- Brooklyn Carnival Hot Cocoa (my daughters loved this too! :))
- Cafe Artigiano Cappuccino
- Java Factory Choconut (my daughters liked this too! :))

I love that Two Rivers offers this Mega Sampler Pack because I like trying out new varieties and flavors of coffee. I like how there's no two coffee, hot cocoa and tea is alike in this pack. In my pack, I received more coffee single cups compared to the hot cocoas, flavored teas and cider.

I love this Mega Sampler Pack from Two Rivers and I love how I can try different kinds of flavored and unflavored coffee and hot cocoas without having to buy them in bulk. :)

WHICH FLAVOR ARE YOU MOST EXCITED TO TRY?

You can purchase the Two Rivers Mega Coffee 40 Single Serve Mega Sampler Pack on Amazon.

Would you like to win a Two Rivers Mega Coffee 40 Single Serve Mega Sampler Pack of your own?! :) Well, I have good news for you! Two Rivers have sponsored a giveaway for my readers for a chance to win the same pack I received! :) Just head on over to the rafflecopter form below to enter. Good Luck! :)


DISCLAIMER: 1 Winner will receive a Two Rivers Mega Coffee 40 Single Serve Mega Sampler Pack. Giveaway would start November 27, 2014 at 12:00 AM PST and will end December 22,2014 at 12:00 AM PST. This will be open WW residents only. The prize cannot be shipped to a P.O. box address. Winners will be notified by email and will have 24 hours to respond before a new winner is selected. I am not responsible for prize fulfillment. My role is to give the sponsor the information of the winner and they will directly ship the prize to the winner. I have received a product/s mentioned above to in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are honest and my own and are not influenced in any way. No other form of compensation was received. I do not share or sell information and all information shared with me will solely be used for prize shipment. I am disclosing this in accordance with FTC 16 CFR Part 255.

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received a sample for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I tried personally and believe will be good for my readers. No other form of compensation was received. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Small Talk By Amy Julia Becker Book Review + Giveaway 12/7 US/CAN

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ABOUT THE BOOK:

Every day, one of Amy Julie Becker’s children says something that prompts her to think about life in a new way. “Mom, does Santa love me?” William asks, after his mother explains the meaning of Christmas…In a chat with her dad about the children who died in the Sandy Hook shootings, Penny asks, “Did they go to heaven?” …”You was a jerk, Mommy?” asks Marilee one morning in the car.
These conversations deepen Amy Julia’s relationships with her children, but they also refine her understanding of what she believes and what God is doing in her own life.
In Small Talk, Amy Julia draws from the wisdom and curiosity of those young voices to reflect on beauty and kindness, tragedy and disability, prayer and miracles. As she moves through the basic questions her kids posed when they were very young to the more intellectual questions of later childhood, she invites us to learn from our own day-to-day conversations with the children in our lives.
This eloquent parenting memoir is about the big questions little hearts ask, the thoughts their words provoke, and the laughter and soul-searching their honesty brings—to adult and child alike.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR: 

Amy Julia Becker writes about faith, family, and disability for Parents.com, the New York Times Motherlode blog, TheAtlantic.com, The Huffington Post parents page, Christianity Today, The Christian century, and numerous other publications. Her first book, A Good and Perfect Gift: Faith, Expectations, and a Little Girl Named Penny, was named one of the Top Ten Religion Books of 2011 by Publishers Weekly. Amy Julia lives in western Connecticut with her husband and three children.


MY REVIEW:

As a parent of 2 girls, there are moments when my daughters ask me a simple question and I would have to stop doing what I'm doing and ponder about the question they asked me. Sometimes, I am at a loss for words on how I should explain to them what they're asking. There are times when I overhear them talking about "God" and my 6 year old daughter would lecture my 3 year old daughter about "God". Most of the time, I would listen to them talking with each other and marvel at how they answer each others questions with ease and innocence. At times, their conversations and questions makes me rethink of my own faith and my own views in life.

The book Small Talk by Amy Julia Becker is a very nice must-read for everyone who has a child. I love how she tackles her children's questions. I've picked up some ways on how I'll answer my daughters next time they ask me questions about random things in life.

Let me share with you some of my daughters' questions:

From my 6 year old daughter: 

"Mom, if you die will you go to heaven? Will I see you again?" - When she asked me this, she was teary-eyed. Maybe she heard this at school since we don't talk about death at home.

"Mom, is God real?"- I told her that God is up in the heavens watching and guiding us. She may not see Him but He is there watching over us.

"Mom, why do we go to mass?" - Well, I think all kids get bored when they attend mass because I'll be honest, I was bored to death when I was a kid. I told her that it's the time to give thanks and praise to God who made sure that we are healthy the whole week, we had food to eat and to be thankful for all the blessing we received.

From my 3 year old daughter:

"Mom, is Santa real?" - She heard this from her sister who learned it from school so she was asking me about it. I told them that Santa is present in their hearts. She may not understand it fully yet but in due time, she'll understand it more.

I recommend this book to parents and soon-to-be parents because I learned a lot from this book. I have 2 girls already but I am glad I read this book because it taught me new ways to answer my daughters' questions.


Watch the official trailer of the book above.

Follow Amy:
Amy’s Website: http://amyjuliabecker.com
Follow her on Twitter here!
Check out her Facebook page here!
Would you like to win a copy of the book: Small Talk Learning From My Children About What Matters Most by Amy Julia Becker? Then head on over to the rafflecopter form below to enter! Good Luck!
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DISCLAIMER: 1 Winner will receive a DVD copy of Buck Denver Asks.. Why Do We Call It Christmas?. Giveaway will start November 12, 2014 at 12:00 AM PST and will end November 24, 2014 at 12:00 AM PST. This will be open to US and CAN residents only. The prize cannot be shipped to a P.O. box address. Winners will be notified by email and will have 24 hours to respond before a new winner is selected. I am not responsible for prize fulfillment. My role is to give the sponsor the information of the winner and they will directly ship the prize to the winner. I have received a product/s mentioned above to in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are honest and my own and are not influenced in any way. No other form of compensation was received. I do not share or sell information and all information shared with me will solely be used for prize shipment. I am disclosing this in accordance with FTC 16 CFR Part 255. 

Ultra Detoxifying Mud Mask From LAVO Review


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If you've read some of my previous posts, you might've read about my love for mud masks. :) I apply a mud mask at least once a week because it's so helpful for my skin. If you don't know yet, I have a combination skin type leaning to the more oilier type. My face looks greasy already before noon so that's why I say my skin type is leaning to the more oilier type.

 Using a mud mask seem to help with my oily skin as well as helps in shrinking my big acne and/or pimples.

This is the first time I've tried a product from LAVO so I am quite excited. Read on below to see my thoughts about the LAVO Ultra Detoxifying Mud Mask. :)
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The LAVO Ultra Detoxifying Mud Mask came in a blue box. I also received a bonus Honey Almond Scrub which is not in the picture. The jar is color white with a blue detail. It also comes with a second cover inside to prevent the mud mask from spilling during shipping.
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The LAVO Ultra Detoxifying Mud Mask has a dark gray with a hint of greenish color and has a peppermint-y scent. It's very thick and paste-like and has a cool feel on the skin.

The LAVO Ultra Detoxifying Mud Mask contains the following:
- 5 powerful clays: Dead Sea Mud, Mediterranean Mud, Bentonite Clay, Kaolin Clay, Fuller's Earth Clay.
- 5 powerful Herbal Extracts: Ginseng, Hops, Burdock, Rosemary, & Sage Herbal Extracts
- Hyaluronic Acid: Special Ingedient. One of the few masks that contains this 'Super' moisturizer
- Aloe Vera: Yet another moisturizer that keeps your face from drying out
- Jojoba Oil and Squalene: Similar to human skin oil, helps trick your skin into thinking it has produced enough oil, and therefore balancing oil production.
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Since I have a skin type leaning to the oilier side, I was quite excited to try this mud mask from LAVO. I read the directions and followed it. I cleansed my face first before putting the mud mask on and with a slight damp face, I proceeded to apply the LAVO Ultra Detoxifying Mud Mask.

As I've said, the LAVO Ultra Detoxifying Mud Mask has a cool initial feel on my skin. It has a peppermint-y scent so make sure you don't put some close to your eye. I accidentally put a little bit of the mud mask near my eyes and I teared up a little because of the peppermint-y scent.

When I first used a mud mask, my daughters were scared of me. LOL. Now, they got used to me looking like a mud monster so they just laugh whenever they see me with a mud mask.

As the mud mask dries up, I feel a tingling and tightening sensation but it's not painful or irritating at all. I actually like the feeling because I feel like the mud mask is working to help tighten my skin a bit.
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After 15 minutes I rinsed my face with warm water. I patted it dry and I love how brighter and radiant my skin looks like. :)

I like how the LAVO Ultra Detoxifying Mud Mask works. I like how it gives me the tightening/tingling sensation on my skin as it dries up. I have 2 big pimples on my chin before I used the LAVO Ultra Detoxifying Mud Mask and after rinsing it off, I noticed my pimples have remarkably gotten smaller and less inflamed. My pores appeared smaller and my skin looked fresh and hydrated. I like that I didn't get any breakouts or any other allergic reactions while I used the LAVO Ultra Detoxifying Mud Mask. :)

HAVE YOU TRIED USING A MUD MASK BEFORE?

You can purchase the LAVO Ultra Detoxifying Mud Mask on Amazon.

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received a sample for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I tried personally and believe will be good for my readers. No other form of compensation was received. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Bru Joy Deluxe Milk Frother Review + Giveaway 12/15 US


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I like the foamy, frothy part of my latte. Since I am a big coffee drinker (I prefer iced over hot but it's getting colder so I'm switching to hot), I was quite excited when I received the Bru Joy Deluxe Milk Frother. I've honestly never owned a frother before but whenever I buy a hot latte from Starbucks, I make sure they put the froth/foam in my coffee.

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The Bru Joy Deluxe Milk Frother arrived in a white box with an image of the actual milk frother inside. I opened the box and removed the contents inside.
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The Bru Joy Deluxe Milk Frother has a slender body and is quite light. In order to use it, I placed 2xAAA batteries inside which were not included in the box. Good thing I have spare AAA batteries! :) Before I used the Bru Joy Deluxe Milk Frother, I washed the spiral tip and the super thin rod first with water. DO NOT immerse the whole or body of the frother in water because it's not waterproof. :)

Here's a short video of how I used the Bru Joy Milk Frother:
 If you watched the entire video, you'll see how easy it was to use the Bru Joy Deluxe Milk Frother. I had fun using it and I was super excited when I finished my first masterpiece.
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I sprinkled some cocoa powder on top of my froth to finish of the look in my coffee. I can't wait to experiment and do more creative drinks. :)

What did I like about the Bru Joy deluxe Milk Frother?
- I like how easy it was to use. With a push of the black button, it turns on or off. This is my first time trying out a frother and I'm excited that I'm successful in using it!
- I love how light it is. I can bring it on the go or toss it in my bag with no extra
- I like how easy it is to clean. I just dip the spiral end and the thin part in water with soap and then turn it on. After that, I dip it in clean water and I'm done cleaning it! :)
- I like how quiet it is. It doesn't make any noise or whirring sound.
- I like the mounting bracket which is included.I can hang it in our kitchen cabinet for easy storage. :)
- I love how I can my own lattes at the comfort of my own home. It only takes 20 to 30 seconds to make the milk froth which is great!

I love the Bru Joy Deluxe Milk Frother. I like how easy and simple it is to use and I love how small yet effective it is.

DO YOU LIKE FROTH IN YOUR COFFEE?

Right now until the 30th of November, Bru Joy is offering their Deluxe Milk Frother for 50% off! This is their launching sale. Just use the code KGPL3V4W when you checkout on Amazon to save $12 and get the Bru Joy milk frother for $11.95 only. BUY IT HERE

Would you like to win your very own Bru Joy Deluxe Milk Frother? Well, you're in luck! Bru Joy has offered a giveaway for my readers for your chance to win a Bru Joy Deluxe Milk Frother!! :) Yay! Just head on over to the rafflecopter form below to enter. :) Good Luck!


DISCLAIMER: 1 Winner will receive a Bru Joy Deluxe Milk Frother. Giveaway would start November 26, 2014 at 12:00 AM PST and will end December 15,2014 at 12:00 AM PST. This will be open WW residents only. The prize cannot be shipped to a P.O. box address. Winners will be notified by email and will have 24 hours to respond before a new winner is selected. I am not responsible for prize fulfillment. My role is to give the sponsor the information of the winner and they will directly ship the prize to the winner. I have received a product/s mentioned above to in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are honest and my own and are not influenced in any way. No other form of compensation was received. I do not share or sell information and all information shared with me will solely be used for prize shipment. I am disclosing this in accordance with FTC 16 CFR Part 255.

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received a sample for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I tried personally and believe will be good for my readers. No other form of compensation was received. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

GeckoRed Waterproof Cellphone Case Review + Giveaway 12/15 US/CAN


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Thankfully, I've never accidentally dropped my phone when we're at the beach or when we're out fishing in the pier. But, I think it's inevitable specially with 2 girls who are 3 and 6 so I'm glad to have gotten a waterproof case to review.
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The GeckoRed Universal Waterproof Case/Pouch works by insulating the device from elements like water, snow, dust or mud while retaining functionality. It's waterproof and can be used to protect mobile phones. money, credit cards or anything else that will fit inside. It's IPX8 certified for underwater use to a depth of 100 feet or 30 meters. The waterproof case has a double snap lock system which seals the mobile device within the case.

Most mobile devices will fit securely and snugly in the case. Compatible with iPhone 5, 5C & 5S, Samsung Galaxy S5, S4, S3, HTC One/One X/X+, Note 2, Note 3, Nexus 4, Droid Incredible, Droid DNA, Windows Phone 8X, Nokia Lumia and most other phones under 5.3.
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The GeckoRed Mobile Phone Universal Waterproof Pouch came in a black box. The waterproof case came with an ID lace and a microfiber cloth. Before using it, I tested it first if it has no damage or if it doesn't leak inside by using a tissue paper.

For the water test, here's what I did.
1. I placed a dry tissue paper inside the GeckoRed Waterproof case.
2. I closed the lock.
3. I submerged it in water for 3 minutes. (I had to put something heavy on top because it just floats.)
4. I dried up the outer case and opened to see if the tissue paper inside absorbed moisture.
5. Since the tissue paper was dry when I removed it from the case, the GeckoRed Waterproof Case works! :)

What did I like about the GeckoRed Waterproof Case?

- I like the color combination and the design.
- I like the double lock system because it provides extra safety for my mobile phone.
- I like the lanyard/ID lace included because I can just hang this on my neck.
- The lock system is a bit tight when I open it but I'm okay with that since I don't want to risk my phone getting wet.
- I can use my phone even without removing it from the GeckoRed Waterproof Case. I do have to tap it a bit harder when it's inside the waterproof case but again, that's fine with me since I prefer my phone protected than getting accidentally drenched in water.
- The camera on my phone works! Even when my phone is inside the GeckoRed Waterproof Case, the camera on my phone still works clearly.
- I like the extra free microfiber cloth because I can clean my phone's screen.
- I like that there's space inside the GeckoRed Waterproof Cellphone case for my cards and money. Even with my phone and my phone's casing, I can still place my cards and money inside the waterproof case.

So would I use this the next time we go to the beach? Definitely yes! :)

HAVE YOU EVER TRIED ANY WATERPROOF CASE BEFORE?

You can purchase the GeckoRed Waterproof Cellphone Case on Amazon.

Would you like to win your own GeckoRed Waterproof Cellphone Case? Well, you're in luck! GeckoRed has sponsored a giveaway for my readers for a chance to win a GeckoRed Waterproof Cellphone Case! :) Yay!! Just head on over to the rafflecopter form below to enter. Good Luck! :)

 
DISCLAIMER: 1 Winner will receive a GeckoRed Waterproof Cellphone Case. Giveaway would start November 26, 2014 at 12:00 AM PST and will end December 15,2014 at 12:00 AM PST. This will be open WW residents only. The prize cannot be shipped to a P.O. box address. Winners will be notified by email and will have 24 hours to respond before a new winner is selected. I am not responsible for prize fulfillment. My role is to give the sponsor the information of the winner and they will directly ship the prize to the winner. I have received a product/s mentioned above to in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are honest and my own and are not influenced in any way. No other form of compensation was received. I do not share or sell information and all information shared with me will solely be used for prize shipment. I am disclosing this in accordance with FTC 16 CFR Part 255.

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received a sample for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I tried personally and believe will be good for my readers. No other form of compensation was received. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Advanced SystemCare Pro 8 Free Version Review


ABOUT THE PRODUCT:

Advanced SystemCare 7 PRO provides automated and all-in-one PC care service with Malware Removal, Registry Fix, Privacy Protection, Performance Tune-up, and System Cleaning capabilities. It also creates superior and safer online experience with the latest Surfing Protection and Internet Boost technology, to ensure your top online security and maximum PC performance.
Highlights:

+Protect your PC against malware in real time.
+Support real-time database update and Parent Control.
+Intelligently retrieve more system resource.
+Protect homepage from malicious modification.
+Driver Booster to update outdated drivers and Uninstaller 3 to remove plug-ins & apps.

MY REVIEW:

I was supposed to get a product key to unlock the full version but since I haven't received any reply from IObit in Tomoson, I'm going to review the Free Version I downloaded.

I was supposed to get the Advanced SystemCare 7 PRO but when I went to their site, the only available versions were the Advanced SystemCare 8 Free and the PRO. There was no version 7 anywhere and the code they provided me didn't really unlock the version 8. I installed the Advanced SystemCare 8 Free on our laptop since my daughter uses that more.

The Advanced SystemCare 8 Free version is easy to download and easy to install. I like that with a click of the Scan button, it scans the laptop and I have the option to click on a small box if I wanted the errors and other un-needed stuff deleted. The Free version definitely is nice because even if it's free, I've noticed an improvement to our laptop's performance.

The About the Product above is for the Advanced SystemCare Pro Version 7, which I've said is what I'm supposed to be getting but is not available in their site for download anymore. Anyway, I think the Version 8 (Free Version) works well, considering it's free. I just hoped their customer service who set up the promotion on Tomoson answers my questions.

I was also allowed to hold a giveaway for the SystemCare Pro 7 Version but since I have trouble contacting them and using the product key they gave me, I wouldn't run the giveaway.

You can download the Advanced SystemCare Pro 8 (Free Version) HERE.

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.

Escapes - Music For Relaxing By Jeff Gold CD Review + Giveaway 12/15 US/CAN

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ABOUT THE CD:

Title: Escapes – Music for Relaxing Composer: Jeff Gold Running Time: 60 Minutes
The “Escapes – Music for Relaxing ” CD (and download) is a soothing collection of original melodies featuring beautifully arranged acoustic guitars, piano, strings and flutes.   One full hour of smooth and melodic music, each song has its own unique sound, yet the relaxing tone of the CD remains fluid throughout the entire album. The tempo is ideal for healing and is often used for meditation, massage, reiki and yoga.  It's almost always on Amazon's Top 10 "Relaxation Music" list!

It’s also a wonderful way to drift off to sleep. Beautiful and inspiring, “Escapes” can also kick your creativity into high gear, as well as to make more mundane chores less stressful and to seem more like an “afternoon meditation”.  Long drives pass quickly and dishes seem to do themselves.   Artists and writers have found that it creates just the right ambience for creative thinking
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Many parents of special needs children have found that “Escapes” can help to settle their kids down enough to drift off to sleep pleasantly, helping to make bedtime relaxing for everyone.  Jeff’s very special nephew Russell helped to popularize “Escapes” by sharing it with his schoolmates and therapists, who found it to be effective for them too.  “Escapes” has become an important part of many special needs dance, music and yoga programs and students of all abilities have found that it helps improve focus while studying.

If you’re feeling a little stressed, can’t fall asleep, or just need a little background inspiration, “Escapes” is a one hour get-away that will renew and invigorate your spirit.

The gift of calm makes a great stocking stuffer for Moms, friends. teachers...just about anyone...
ABOUT THE COMPOSER:
California native Jeff Gold composes soulful and spiritual instrumentals which have received the attention of wellness centers, spas and music therapists for their tranquil and healing qualities.

Jeff has released three CD's, "Simple Treasures" in 2012, "Escapes" in 2009 and "Soul of a Mountain" in 2006, each one a soothing and relaxing collection of melodies featuring beautifully arranged acoustic guitars, piano, string and flutes.

He composes and arranges his own music, plays the guitar and piano, creating other instrumental sounds with his keyboard and computer. He also does his own mixing, editing and mastering; skills he perfected as a television editor for shows like MTV's "Making The Video", "Baywatch", "MadTV" and "The Office".

Jeff's very special nephew, Russell, became a fan of these soothing instrumentals because they help to calm him and make him "feel better". Russell then passed on his uncle's music on to his other friends on the autistic spectrum who also enjoyed it and found it made them "feel better" too.

Jeff is also a contributing writer and music adviser to EXPERIENCE | PREMCHIT resorts, located throughout Europe and Asia, researching and writing articles on the physical, mental and therapeutic effects that are possible with music.

Jeff has also teamed up with hypnotherapist, Janet Montgomery to produce seven guided imagery CD,s for "The Live Well Series". Topics include sleeping soundly, stress management and coping with cancer treatment.


MY REVIEW:

When I was in elementary and in high school, I went to a Catholic School and every year, we would have a "retreat" where we spend overnight or 2 nights in a retreat house. We would have different sessions of praying, and reflections on ourselves, family and friends and they would play these types of instrumental music whenever we needed to reflect and think deep within ourselves. The music is similar to the Escapes CD and I love how I can relax as well as reach deep into my heart to see what I truly felt.

When I heard the tracks to the Escapes - Music For Relaxing CD, I remembered my elementary and high school days. I love each track on this CD. Each track plays a very relaxing and calming instrumental music which helps me unwind and be refreshed. I've found so many things I can do while listening to this CD. I like listening to this while I'm driving because it helps me relax and be calm. I also like listening to this when I'm at loss for words when I'm blogging. I also find the music helpful to spark up some ideas on how I can write my blog post.

This is a really nice CD and also perfect for those stressful days where I just can't seem to relax.

WHAT DO YOU DO TO HELP YOU RELAX?

You can visit Jeff Gold's Website to learn more about him and his music.

Would you like to win a copy of Jeff Gold's Escapes - Music For Relaxing CD? Then head on over to the rafflecopter form below to enter! :) Good Luck!

 
DISCLAIMER: 1 Winner will receive a copy of Jeff Gold's Escapes - Music For Relaxing CD. Giveaway would start November 26, 2014 at 12:00 AM PST and will end December 15,2014 at 12:00 AM PST. This will be open WW residents only. The prize cannot be shipped to a P.O. box address. Winners will be notified by email and will have 24 hours to respond before a new winner is selected. I am not responsible for prize fulfillment. My role is to give the sponsor the information of the winner and they will directly ship the prize to the winner. I have received a product/s mentioned above to in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are honest and my own and are not influenced in any way. No other form of compensation was received. I do not share or sell information and all information shared with me will solely be used for prize shipment. I am disclosing this in accordance with FTC 16 CFR Part 255.

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received a sample for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I tried personally and believe will be good for my readers. No other form of compensation was received. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

I received one or more of the products mentioned above for free using Tomoson.com. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers.