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Busy Bee Blogger writes reviews for home, lifestyle, and fashion products. This includes food, meals, home entertaining, party and event planning, makeup, hair, or skin care products, alcoholic adult beverages, cocktails and wine. Books ranging from cooking, baking, how to date, non-fiction biographies and chick lit. I also write reviews of hotels, airlines, resorts, all from a jet setting single girl’s point of view.

Send Love In Flowers For Valentine’s Day

Posted by on Feb 8, 2016 in Lifestyle, Product Review | 3 comments

Send Love In Flowers For Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day Flowers How do you say “I Love You” on Valentine’s Day without stressing out? Sometimes finding the right gift to show someone how you feel can bring on all sorts of heartache! Making reservations at a fancy restaurant can be a nightmare (and overcharged and crowded), and often those cards at the store just don’t have the right words to tell them just how you feel. Why not choose flowers to say what you want to tell them and have them delivered? The bonus is being able to order online or over the...

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Shake Up Your Routine For The New Year

Posted by on Jan 15, 2016 in Product Review | 22 comments

Shake Up Your Routine For The New Year

It’s two weeks into the New Year, how are those resolutions holding up for you? If you have already blown your diet, have not even been to the gym and cannot find your car keys, do not worry you can still get things back on track. As part of my New Year resolutions, I decided to try new things that were good for me and my body. Not just the new cheese filled pull apart bread dough recipe on Pinterest. Luckily, I got my hands on the new BabbleBoxx and this month fits well with my New Year resolution. All of the full sized products in my...

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Instant Holiday Cheer Just Add Popcorn!

Posted by on Dec 15, 2015 in Product Review | 5 comments

Instant Holiday Cheer Just Add Popcorn!

Gaslamp Holiday Popcorn Flavors Review If you are at a stand still trying to figure out what to break out for holiday entertaining that is easy, unique, and delicious we have the answer for you. We were lucky enough to be able to test the new Holiday Flavors from Gaslamp Popcorn (a San Diego based business). Easy Holiday Entertaining Treats The last thing that we all want to worry about this season is what to put out as snacks for our holiday parties either at home or at work. From Thanksgiving to Christmas to New Years there’s always...

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Fall Cleaning Tips

Posted by on Sep 29, 2015 in Product Review | Comments Off on Fall Cleaning Tips

Fall Cleaning Tips

When it comes to prepping your home, Spring cleaning gets all of the glory, but Fall cleaning is just as important. Whether you live in a studio on the beach or a McMansion in Rancho Santa Fe it’s a great time to start fresh. And it will help you to get a head start on preparing for holiday guests. 1. Start in one room, or even a small hallway Cleaning the entire house, no matter the size can be an overwhelming idea. Choosing one area, just one room or a small hallway gives a sense of accomplishment. When we started our fall cleaning,...

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Italian Inspired Limoncello Cocktail – Capri Spritz

Posted by on Aug 18, 2015 in Lifestyle, Product Review | 2 comments

Italian Inspired Limoncello Cocktail – Capri Spritz

Lemonade Day Cocktail – Italian Style Lemonade day is this week, August 20th. Why not celebrate in style with an Italian inspired “lemonade”: a limoncello cocktail. The Capri Spritz bring two of Italy’s best known drinks together Limoncello with its lemon tart and sugar sweet, and Prosecco wine with sparkling bubbles.  (Limoncello is the perfect summer liqueur – to drink chilled, on the rocks or in refreshing cocktails.) When you take a sip you can almost feel the Mediterranean sun on your face. CAPRI SPRITZ 1 oz....

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4 Days To The Perfect Summer Party

Posted by on Jun 25, 2015 in Lifestyle, Product Review | Comments Off on 4 Days To The Perfect Summer Party

4 Days To The Perfect Summer Party

4th of July Party Tips There is something about summer, that makes us want to get together. While the impromptu gatherings  are fun, there are some events that can use a little extra planning. The 4th of July parties, engagement parties, birthdays all need a few extra steps to make things just right. Follow these tips from Emmy-winning host Sandra Lee, and things should go swimmingly just in time with these 4th of July party tips. Plan For The Perfect Summer Party FOUR DAYS OUT: The music is everything yet often forgotten about until the last...

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The Best Thing is the Gifts: Wedding Registry

Posted by on Jun 6, 2015 in Product Review | Comments Off on The Best Thing is the Gifts: Wedding Registry

The Best Thing is the Gifts: Wedding Registry

Wedding Registry: Easy Gift Giving Spring and Summer bring the weddings. And weddings… bring gifts! If you are an engaged couple, do your friends and family a big favor and register for gifts early. Just think, this is the first time since you were a little kid that you can make a list of all of the things you want. It’s like your friends are the new Santa, make it easy on them. Register at Best Buy and they can be the elves! While you and your SO might think that you have everything you could ever need, and this could be true,...

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Summers Are For Sangria: Vodka Sangria Recipe

Posted by on May 29, 2015 in Lifestyle, Product Review | Comments Off on Summers Are For Sangria: Vodka Sangria Recipe

Summers Are For Sangria: Vodka Sangria Recipe

Summer Cocktail Recipe Summer brings out the fun in all of us. We wear our hair a little more relaxed, flip-flops or bejeweled sandals become completely appropriate footwear even in the office, and even our cocktails get a little more laid back with the rules. No Summer cocktail embodies that better than Sangria. With Sangria recipes are more of a suggestion and an estimate than an exact science. Even when making our new Busy Bee Blogger Sangria recipe, the amounts should be read as -ish: 1 ounce-ish, 1/4 ounce-ish, quarter cup-ish. In that...

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Rinse Recycle Reimagine – Recycle Those Shower Bottles!

Posted by on May 6, 2015 in Product Review | 3 comments

Rinse Recycle Reimagine – Recycle Those Shower Bottles!

When you are scrubbing away in the shower and your run out of liquid soap what do you do with the bottle? Those plastic bottles used for soap, shampoo and facial cleansers CAN BE RECYCLED. Unfortunately, and it may sound ridiculous, but less shower plastic bottles are recycled than plastic from the rest of the house. Unilever – the maker of products including Dove®, Suave®, St. Ives®, Caress® and more – is stepping in to inspire Americans to clean up their act in the bathroom. Their new campaign “Rinse. Recycle. Reimagine.” in partnership...

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Top 10 Cities For Mom & What She REALLY Wants for Mother’s Day!

Posted by on May 2, 2015 in Lifestyle, Product Review | Comments Off on Top 10 Cities For Mom & What She REALLY Wants for Mother’s Day!

Top 10 Cities For Mom & What She REALLY Wants for Mother’s Day!

Mother’s Day Gifts It is the same question every year, “What do we get Mom for Mother’s Day?” If you could only ask her. Well, someone did just that and they found out what moms really really REALLY want for Mother’s Day. 50% of moms want flowers and brunch or dinner with their family. 24% of moms would like a handmade gift. 16% of moms prefer a spa visit. 10% of moms are happy with a Mother’s Day card. In the debate over what flowers to buy mom, the same survey easily uncovered that moms prefer a mixed floral...

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