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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.

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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Go Vintage and Enjoy Cheese Fondue

Posted by on Apr 11, 2015 in Lifestyle, Product Review | Comments Off on Go Vintage and Enjoy Cheese Fondue

Go Vintage and Enjoy Cheese Fondue

It is my most favorite food day of the year. April 11 is national cheese fondue day. Retro dining at its most entertaining. So, grab the fondue pot your aunt gave you when you moved out and let’s start getting ready to celebrate. Who doesn’t love melted gooey cheese covering a delicious piece of crusty bread. All hot and melty… and delicious. Fondue just makes dinner so delicious. Cut up some fruit and vegetables to add to the mix and you have the perfect dinner for either a romantic date, or for the kids to enjoy! Just...

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Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Great Sound?

Posted by on Mar 9, 2015 in Product Review | 1 comment

Portable Bluetooth Speaker with Great Sound?

Bose SoundLink Mini Review Searching for a portable Bluetooth speaker that actually sounds clear and provides a quality listening experience along with the portability to take it with you anywhere? My thought was I had to choose between either quality sound or convenience and portability. I had come to the conclusion that I’d never find a portable Bluetooth speaker that sounded clear and actually had depth to it, but then I heard the Bose SoundLink Mini. As I was unwrapping and getting the BOSE SoundLink Mini setup I already had the idea that...

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Movies and M&Ms Go Hand In Hand

Posted by on Feb 21, 2015 in Product Review | Comments Off on Movies and M&Ms Go Hand In Hand

Movies and M&Ms Go Hand In Hand

The biggest movie award show of the year is here! The Oscars are filled with gorgeous people wearing beautiful clothes and at my house a nice layout of treats. What? I’m not the one trying to squeeze into those amazing dresses and get judged about it, so I can have a few M&Ms if I want. To us here at Busy Bee Blogger, anything can be a great reason to entertain, and of course the Oscars lets us add a little glamour to the mix. I like to break out my DIY gold mercury glass mason jar candle holders, some flowers and some pretty...

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The Perfect Any Time Of Day Recipe – Whole Wheat Blueberry Coffee Cake

Posted by on Jan 29, 2015 in Product Review | Comments Off on The Perfect Any Time Of Day Recipe – Whole Wheat Blueberry Coffee Cake

The Perfect Any Time Of Day Recipe – Whole Wheat Blueberry Coffee Cake

Image via NestFresh Eggs To celebrate National Egg Month, BusyBeeBlogger was given product to review by NestFresh in exchange for this post.  All editorial content is our own. January is National Egg Month and to celebrate I was originally thinking that I would share one of my favorite eggs Benedict recipes. But, there is just something about this time of year that makes me want to bake. What I love to bake most are things that I can have for breakfast or dessert. That usually involves me making a coffee cake. I just love a good coffee cake....

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It’s You Versus the Pine Tree Needles – Shark Rocket Vacuum Review

Posted by on Dec 7, 2014 in Product Review | Comments Off on It’s You Versus the Pine Tree Needles – Shark Rocket Vacuum Review

It’s You Versus the Pine Tree Needles – Shark Rocket Vacuum Review

Can we talk about the worst part of the holidays? Cleaning up after all the of the wonderful guests that you have coming into your home. That, and pine needles, so. many. pine. needles. All over the floor. I hate Christmas tree needles. The best way to battle the Christmas tree needles, and the mess from everyone coming to celebrate in your home has to be my new Shark Rocket vacuum. This lightweight and versatile vacuum can take on whatever you throw at it. Heavy traffic dirt, stairs, fine powders (for all of those cookie baking mishaps that...

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Get A Refreshing Caffeinated Boost From… Club Soda?

Posted by on Dec 2, 2014 in Product Review | Comments Off on Get A Refreshing Caffeinated Boost From… Club Soda?

Get A Refreshing Caffeinated Boost From… Club Soda?

BusyBeeBlogger was compensated for this Caffeinated Club review, but all views and editorial content is our own. Looking for a refreshing calorie free drink but without all of the sweeteners? Caffeinated Club flavored club sodas are sugar free and have no artificial sweeteners, but with a boost of caffeine. That’s right, a nice boost that you can have throughout the day but without the artificial stuff, or sugar that can weigh you down. The Caffeinated Club comes in a variety of flavors, Caffeinated Club® Clear Club Soda, Caffeinated...

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An Easy Style Update For Under $50

Posted by on Nov 26, 2014 in Product Review | Comments Off on An Easy Style Update For Under $50

An Easy Style Update For Under $50

Every now and then, everybody’s style needs an update. A new cut of a dress, a watch, hair style, just something to keep things fresh and moving. The best updates are ones that look good without making your wallet cry. Style Update For Under $50 One of my favorite style updates is to get a new set of glasses. A new set of frames can change your whole look and attitude. My Firmoo glasses are blue, contemporary, and a completely different style than what I have been wearing for years. Now do not get me wrong, I love my very expensive high...

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Fabulous Holiday Hair Braid How-to

Posted by on Nov 11, 2014 in Product Review | 2 comments

Fabulous Holiday Hair Braid How-to

The holiday season is here, that means lots of cocktail parties, cookie parties, office events, and of course dinners to attend. With all of the styling, for work and for play, paired with the dry cold weather, your hair can take a beating. But that does not mean that you cannot have fabulously styled hair for all of your holiday events. My new favorite style for a lazy weekend, or a glammed up Christmas cocktail party with friends, is the side fishtail braid. Carly Musleh from BeautySauce.com gives a great and EASY how-to video on this...

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