• Quick tips for a good sunscreen

    I can’t believe Memorial Day is over and the unofficial start to summer has arrived!! I love summer but could do without the humidity that we get here in the Ocean State. So that being said, with the summer comes sunscreen, and remembering to apply it. As of lately I’ve become slightly obsessed with products that are good for your skin and the earth, which my wallet isn’t always happy about! But needless to say, reading the back of every label has its advantages because I do not want harmful ingredients getting into my blood stream. I have complied a list of harm ingredients that you NEED to avoid when…

  • His and Her’s top 10 Valentines Day gifts, under $20

    1. FOR HIM CB2 Stainless Steel Magnetic Frames Available for $2.95-$4.95 at cb2.com.   2. FOR HER: Love Letters Available for $12.50 at bn.com. This anthology includes 200 love letters from over the centuries by poets, princes, and other historical figures   3. FOR HIM: CB2 Gigi Stemware Available for $4.95 each at cb2.com.   4. FOR HIM: Vintage Record You’re sure to find a copy for about $15 on eBay.com.   5. FOR HER: Voluspa Mini Fragrance Diffuser Available for $20 at drugstore.com   6. FOR HIM: Chrome Bedroom Dice Available for $14.95 at romanticgifts.com.   7. FOR HER: Williams-Sonoma Double Cherry Pops Available for $12 at williams-sonoma.com.   8. FOR HIM: Gap Multiheart Boxers Available for $12.50 at gap.com.   9. FOR HER: Don’t Forget Ring in Gold Available for $7 at perpetualkid.com.…

  • Romantic sneakers by Converse

    In need of a Valentines Day gift? Is your wedding coming up? These Chuck Taylors make the perfect gift. Check out these pair of Chuck Taylors customized for any occasion!! Design your own pair here

  • Myrtle Beach, SC: Not Just For The Golfers Part 2

    Guest Post by Jennifer Pelletier For shopping and even more fun in the sun you have to visit Broadway at the Beach.  This is set on over 350 acres around a lake with various board walks across the lake, and features over 100 stores and other various attractions and restaurants.  Some of the stores range from Victoria’s Secrets, Yankee Candle, Crazy Shirts, Sunglass Hut, Myrtle Beach Soap Co., Ron Jon Surf Shop, Retro Active (which has just about everything from the 1980’s), The Stupid Factory (which has a huge variety of funny t-shirts and other items), and tons more.  Some of the other attractions there are an IMAX 3D Theater,…

  • Fun In The Sun: The Top 10 Beach Sunscreen’s

    It’s almost beach season which not only means skirts, dresses, and bathing suits but it also means sunscreen. We’ve heard for years how the sun causes damage, but with all these new sunscreens there is NO excuse now. Here is a list of the top suncreens brought to you by EWG.  For more information and more sunscreen options visit EWG. 1. Alba Botanica Sun: Mineral Sunscreen Kids, SPF 30  Sun: Mineral Sunscreen Fragrance Free, SPF 30  2. Beyond Coastal Natural Clear, SPF 30  Lip and Face Screen, SPF 30  Kids Natural, SPF 30  Natural, SPF 30  3. COOLA Baby Unscented Natural Mineral Sunblock, SPF 45  MineralBaby Moisturizer Suncare, Unscented, SPF 45  Sport Citrus Mimiosa…

  • What SHOULD Be In Your Beach Bag This Summer

    It’s almost summer ladies and gents and that means pulling out the old sunblock, beach towels, and flip flops. What some of us tend to forget is that most of our “old” summer essentials probably need replacing.  Its force of habbit to just grab the same bag with everything you left in from last year. (we are all guilty of it) So here is a list of some new items you should pick up for this years beach escape. 1. New sunblock, throw away any sunblock more then a year old. Staff pick: Australian Gold SPF 30 Spray 2. De-Tangle Spray, a common item often not thought of to bring to the beach. If…

  • A To Z Of Little Old Me

    After reading a post entitled “ABC’s of me” and deciding that it was a genius idea for a blog post, I thought why not give it a try and see what I come up with! Here goes nothing! Its harder then it looks… American Airlines is the airline I will be taking on my very first solo trip to Costa Rica. Bathing Suits are my favorite form of apparel during the summer months in little Rhody. Castle Hill is mine and the boyfriend’s favorite spot to grab a drink in Newport, RI. Dunkin Donuts is my least favorite coffee on this planet! Early morning singing in the shower is my favorite past time.…