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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  If you live in the Southern California area you probably have heard of Glen Ivy Hot Springs. If not, it’s a day spa that has natural healing hot springs. They have recently done a remodel to it adding a new salon where you can do facials and a cute little bar where you can enjoy cocktails or wine during your visit.  I love spending the day there and recently went to try their new facial and their newest massage which is a foot massage.   If you need a little escape from LA or Orange County this is the place to go.  You will feel revived, rejuvenated and refreshed when you leave.     I started my day off with a light breakfast and wandered around the spa checking out the variety of pools, the healing mud area and seeing all the new amenities that Glen Ivy has to…

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Have you ever wanted to stay in someplace haunted but that wasn’t too scary? You can now!  The Queen Mary recently renovated the most haunted Stateroom on the ship, room B340.  It hadn’t been used in 30 years since the 1980’s and in April on Friday the 13th they have made it available for guests to stay the night.  My friend Bridget and I were one of the first guests to stay in room B340 and it was a lot of fun.  Bridget and I love all things spooky and scary, we love going on ghost adventures where we can ghost hunt and explore the paranormal. The Queen Mary is one of the top ten most haunted places in the world.  Visitors have seen, heard and felt paranormal activity on board the ship.  Bridget and I checked in and went to our room.  The room is updated so it doesn’t…

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