Cinnamon Burst Cheerios Review and Giveaway

I am one of the many people who has "grown up" eating Cheerios cereal. My history with the cereal started when I was a toddler. My mother gave me original Cheerios both for breakfast and as a healthy snack. When I was a young child, Honey Nut Cheerios was released and it quickly became my favorite. Today, Cheerios has many different flavors to choose from----there is something for … [Read more...]

Blooming Bums~Review of their new lip balm

Blooming Bums is a great family-friendly page on Facebook that sells Rockin' Green Laundry Detergent, blankets, hair accessories, wool dryer balls and now they have added lip balms! Michelle of Blooming Bums was kind enough to send me one of her new peppermint lip balms to review. The ingredient information card states that Blooming Bums lip balms contain the highest quality ingredients with no … [Read more...]

Review and Giveaway of a handmade item from KoUntRy Kreations (Giveaway open to US & Canadian residents)


I will admit that when it comes to home furnishings, my tastes are a bit eclectic. I like a little bit of everything. My home is a mixture of items I love and not a mixture of items that fit into one neat category. One type of furnishing style that I like is country/farmhouse/country primitive. So when Jane of KoUntRy Kreations asked me to review one of her items, I most certainly jumped at the … [Read more...]

The Wild Tangent Review and Giveaway

When Amber from The Wild Tangent contacted me about doing a review of her jewelry, I was excited. Jewelry is in the top five of material things that I love. Okay, I admit it, I'm a girly girl. I love jewelry, cosmetics, etc., so doing this review was quite fun. First, let me tell you about The Wild Tangent. Amber is the person behind the company and she makes all of the jewelry by hand. Amber … [Read more...]

tomslitehouse Soy Candle Review and Giveaway

I have been so excited about posting this review and giveaway that it has been hard for me to keep it to myself! I recently had the pleasure of reviewing a soy candle from tomslitehouse. Now exactly what is a soy candle you ask? It is a candle that is made from soy wax. Soy wax is a vegetable wax made from the oil of soybeans. After harvesting, the beans are cleaned, cracked, de-hulled, and rolled … [Read more...]

Megans sewing creations Review/Giveaway

Over the last few years, I have tried to become more eco-friendly by recycling, using plant based cleaners, using phosphate free dishwasher detergent, and using washable cloths to clean instead of paper towels. I am by no means a "green expert" but I am certainly trying. As a result, I am always scouring the internet and Facebook for boutiques that sell items that will help me with my attempt at … [Read more...]

Win a pair of earrings from Gems by Jerri! Review/Giveaway

Several months ago, I stumbled across the Gems by Jerri Facebook fan page. As a lover of handmade jewelry, I was excited by what I saw. Jerri's item are handmade, beautiful, and affordable. Since the title of this blog is Living On Limited Income, affordability is important but so is quality. Jerri was having a contest at the time so I took a chance and entered. By the grace of the jewelry gods, I … [Read more...]