Just a few weeks ago Bridget and I traveled to Virginia City, Nevada where Bridget was speaking at a paranormal convention. I had never heard of Virginia City before it’s an old little mining town that is 45 minutes up the mountain from Reno, Nevada. This little mining town is really small but holds a lot of history.  It still has wooden sidewalks, all the stores still have that small town feeling and it feels like you have traveled back in time. During the mining bonanza in 1873 Virginia City was turning people into millionaires because the area was rich in silver and gold.  San Francisco was built on Comstock silver which is from Virginia City. The mines during 1873 brought around $300 million dollars of mineral deposits which would be billions now. The town itself is very small, it’s makes for a great day trip if you are in…

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When I go on short trips I tend to over pack compared to when I go on longer trips.  One of the things that I tend to overvpack is makeup and I have to always have two or three makeup bags especially going to a city like Las Vegas.  I recently discovered my Kusshi Makeup Bag that can fit all my makeup brushes without getting the rest of my bag messy and can fit all my essentials plus more.  I have retired all my other makeup bags and have only used this one! It’s my favorite. Vegas you need to pack a variety of makeup and products because you don’t know where your day or night will take you.  For my 24 hours there I went to the pool, went to lunch, then to dinner, the casino and finished the night at a club. You also have to remember your…

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      Mother’s Day is this weekend and if you want to get a gift for mom that she is going to appreciate get her the gift of youthful hands.  Cochine Saigon is a luxury brand that has some home fragrances as well as well bath and body products.  Inspired by the city of Saigon these fragrances were born.  The hand creams are lovely they are moisturizing and also have anti-aging qualities to them. I tried all four fragrances and I couldn’t choose a favorite.  They are all enriched with Vitamin E and Apricot Kernel Oil.  They will plump your skin making them appear more youthful, and hydrate the driest hands leaving them feeling so soft.  They are free of Parabens, silicone free and enriched with natural ingredients, they also give a protective barrier for your hands protecting them from environmental damage. The packaging is beautiful, Cochine founder, Kate Crofton-Atkins,…

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