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Farm Star Living Launches “Harvest”


Atlanta, GA —Farm Star Living, the first lifestyle website celebrating the farm-to-everything movement and healthy living, is pleased to announce the launch of their digital store, HARVEST. The store is a digital marketplace of hand-selected products that embrace the farm-to-everything lifestyle. With an endless array of gift options, HARVEST offers a unique solution for the 2016 holiday season. Shoppers can get farm fresh foods, artisanal lotions, products and much more delivered directly to their door.

Products range from
· steaks from a 150 year old Georgia farm that's been in the same family for 5 generations that has a zero-waste production model
· organic cold pressed juices
· handmade Dutch "stroopies” out of Lancaster, PA made by refugee women who are learning English
· organic coffee body scrubs
· marble analog watches
· eco-friendly yoga mats
· seaweed detox bath bombs
· indigo dyed scarves
· and more…

For a full list of products visit http://farmstarlivingshop.com/

Products on HARVEST are hand-selected and must embrace the farm-to-everything lifestyle…which means they must possess one or more of the following traits: related to farms, farmers and/or the farm lifestyle, eco-friendly, handmade, organic, fair trade, socially responsible, all-natural, healthy or related to a healthy lifestyle.

Farm Star Living works with a plethora of farmers in order to curate information as it relates to farm fresh foods, nutrition, recipes, activities, dining out and more. “It was a natural progression for us to take that farm lifestyle into products. There are so many options for those who want to embody this lifestyle head to toe and Farm Star Living is the one stop shop for these consumers,” explains Mary Blackmon, Farmer and Farm Star Living Founder.


Empowering Women in The Office and Around The Globe

Get down to business with TJULA Design. For aspiring or modern professional women, TJULA offers chic and elegant apparel that will makes office fashion look effortlessly stylish. Socially conscious and ethically made, this clothing brand does not only provide high quality apparel, but it serves a larger purpose of helping women get out of poverty. Look polished and chic while you chase your dreams and meet your goals. With TJULA women can dress feminine and professional while kicking butt at their 9 to 5. Be at the top of your office fashion with this top 3:

• Slitback Tank is a lightweight, flowy top that has a double layer to prevent it from being transparent. It has beautiful and delicate details such as an elegant slit back that show the quality of craftsmanship TJULA offers.

• Every girl needs a pair of classic black pants in her closet. TJULA’s Everyday Pants can literally go with everything. Made from cotton and a hint of spandex, these pants are slim fit and sits below the natural waist. Pair it with a blazer and opaque booties look fierce at your next meeting

• Simple and sweet, TJULA’s Tulip Skirt is lightweight and comfortable. It’s a feminine and fresh piece that can liven your mood Monday morning. Layer it up for chiller days or pair it with a button up for a polished look.

The rules of office fashion are much more flexible compared to the past. Gone are the days you had to dress super conservative and masculine. TJULA gives businesswomen the opportunity to express their personal style in the office.

TJULA is an ethically made apparel company with a purpose to empower women. Modern, functional and fairly priced, TJULA gives consumers the opportunity to purchase clothes that are fashionable and have ethical standards. It’s a high quality clothing line that trains and employs Cambodian women to help them build their confidence, lift them out of poverty and ultimately advance their families.


SHARK




Nutri Ninja Nutri Bowl DUO– Make it a NU Day! With the touch of a button, Nutrient Fusion* transforms diverse, fresh ingredients into flavorful meals, snack and desserts. Nutrient Extraction** creates an array of delicious, nutritious juices and smoothies. Put it to use this holiday season by:

· Creating a 6-course meal, with 1 machine: Classic Pea Soup, Brussels Sprout Salad, Pear Rosemary Flatbread, Salmon Burgers, Cauliflower Rice, and Dark Chocolate Chip Mousse

· Energizing yourself to prep for the holidays! Use the Ninja Power Extraction: Choco Nut Butter Protein Shake or the Ninja Wake-Up Extraction: Rise and shine


Ninja Coffee Bar System– Get a better than coffee house experience, at home, without pods. This system includes an integrated milk frother and makes 6 brew sizes, 5 brew types – including the Ninja exclusive Café Forte, which amplifies the natural subtle flavors of your favorite coffee.

· Enjoy it this holiday season with these sweet, savory (or even spiked) drink recipes: Coffee Nog, Gingersnap Iced Coffee, Caramel Macchiato Forte, Coffee Old Fashioned, and Pecan Praline Ninjaccino

From Shark


Shark Rocket Complete with DuoClean Technology and Shark Genius Hard Floor Cleaning System – Shark’s newest vacuum and steam mop will make it look like you’ve worked hours on your sparkling home (cleaning floor to ceiling), when it only took a quick pass!

· Our cleaning pros offer these cleaning tips to keep your winter wonderland clean and shiny.


* Create a fusion of foods containing nutrients from fruits, vegetables, and other foods.
** Extract a drink containing existing hidden vitamins and nutrients by blending whole fruits and vegetables, including portions that are normally discarded.

Above is a brief overview of the latest kitchen and cleaning appliances from SharkNinja, along with some holiday recipe ideas. Complete new product details can be found here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0ByveVujnDrM_bEhEWFd0STBvaEE




Gifting from Cork Pops

Arctic Chill Shots
•A non-diluting alternative to ice
•Made of food-grade stainless steel
•Double side walls liquid-filled with freezer gel
•Easily store in the freezer prior to use
•MSRP- $23
•Available at www.corkpops.com




Giovanni Action Muddler
•Heavy duty
•Ergonomic handle
•Made of food-grade stainless steel
•MSRP- $19.50
•Available at www.corkpops.com










SoftScience is a new footwear brand, offering great comfort with an innovative twist.


Three reasons to feature SoftScience shoes:

1. Innovation. Designed by sailors, SoftScience shoes are non-slip, non-marking and uniquely comfortable with removable, washable insoles.

2. Ultra-Lightweight. At the core of the shoes’ construction and personality is Trileon—a closed-cell copolymer that allows the shoe to be supportive, superbly cushioned and lightweight.

3.Unique Footbed. SoftScience shoes allow the foot and toes to spread out and relax as nature intended. The contoured footbed is designed to evenly distribute body weight, reducing pressure points.

SoftScience footwear includes a flip-flop with arch support (pictured below), our self-draining fishing shoe and the Daisy yoga clog (pictured below), plus a range of shoes for work, play and the great outdoors.

· Canvas Skiff Flip-Flop for both guys and gals (with arch support), $49.99 - http://www.softscience.com/mens/skiff-canvas.html
· Ladies Daisy Yoga Clog $54.99 - http://www.softscience.com/womens/daisy.html

Free shipping at www.SoftScience.com




Frogglez Goggles

When your kids want to go swimming this summer, be the cool mom and give them Frogglez Goggles! Your kids will love them because they are the most comfortable goggles in the world! You will have happy kids in the pool and you won't have to take out a tangled hair mess when they're done! Available in multiple colors!

www.madebymydad.com


The ULTIMATE Fall Lip Kit

An innovator in the cosmetics industry, FACE atelier offers versatile, age and race neutral cosmetics that enjoys a cult-like following among beauty industry professionals, celebrities, and consumers worldwide due to their superior performance and versatility. This fall, keep your lips soft and sexy with the ultimate three-step fall lip kit by FACE atelier.
      

Lip Putty: Velvety smooth Lip Putty is the ultimate lip primer that employs essential oils and vitamins to repair chapped, dry lips while filling in fine lines and wrinkles, eliminating feathering once color is applied. For a quick repair-and-go, you can wear FACE atelier Lip Putty alone to moisturize and protect your lips from cold, windy fall weather.
Lipstick: The high pigment levels in FACE atelier performance lipsticks ensure long-lasting coverage in matte, satin, and metallic finishes. Fabulous, classic fall shades from the perfect red to a deep burgundy moisturize and protect lips against chilly breezes, while the emollient-rich formula protects your lips against the elements.
Lip Lock: Aptly-named, Lip Lock - a favorite of bridal makeup artists - is a clear, shellac-like gloss that locks lip color in place without affecting its shade. Its weightless consistency extends the wearability of even the richest fall shades, making it a favorite for events, weddings and long work days.

See why FACE atelier has become a favorite of beauty industry professionals, celebrities and cosmetic lovers globally:
Cruelty-Free – FACE atelier prides itself on creating cosmetics that are cruelty-free and never tested on animals. PETA and Leaping Bunny approved.
Fragrance-Free - FACE atelier products, including Lip Putty, Lip Lock and Lipstick, are fragrance free and non-comedogenic.
Age and Race Neutral – FACE atelier is dedicated to developing products for women of all ages, skin tones and skin types.
Celebrity Favorite- FACE atelier was a preferred cosmetics line for Kelly Clarkson's Stronger Tour, Madonna’s Confessions Tour, and is a staple on television shows including The Blacklist, New Girl, Criminal Minds and Orange is the New Black, as well as news networks such as ABC, CBS, NBC, and Fox.
Vegan – Over 95% of FACE atelier’s product are vegan and they’re working to make that 100%!

FACE atelier was a beauty sensation since its inception, thanks to an immediate following of leading makeup artists like the legendary billy b. His unsolicited love for FACE atelier’s Ultra Foundation helped catapult FACE atelier to a top spot in the beauty industry. The authentic, organic and continuing support of elite makeup artists gives FACE atelier unparalleled and credibility in today’s marketplace.



Goodie Gusher


The Goodie Gusher is brand new and a must-have for all get-togethers! It is easy-to-fill, safe-alternative to a piñata and it’s reusable! Here’s how it works: fill the Goodie Gusher with candy and prizes, hang it up, kids (or parents) take turns trying to pull the Magic Key, once the Magic Key is pulled the Goodie Gusher will release a wide shower of party treats! This mom inspired, dad invented fun party game will make sure kids have fun without the fear of getting hit with a stick or bat playing piñata, and you can use it indoors. Available at Walmart. $20; www.goodiegusher.com.




Not Your Grandma's Slippers




Tis the season for holiday story gift guide planning! I’d love for you to consider including Pretty You London, the UK footwear brand that has made its way over the pond with new collections of luxury in-home footwear and slippers.

Pretty You London offers a wide range of luxury slippers – from the staple ballerina, bride-to-be classics and trendy peep-toe to booties. Each design offers an on-trend embellishment, while paying highest attention to comfort. The brand has also recently launched the Ugly Me men’s collection just in time for fall.

All slippers range in price from $25 to $50 and are available at hundreds of boutique retailers across the country and online retailers including Nordstroms.com, Zappos.com and Davidsbridal.com​, and online at PrettyYouLondon.com.




Products for the Modern Gentleman



Stay cool on game day while the football season heats up! With EcoVessel, you can avoid the hassle of having a water bottle that leaks and fails to insulate your cold drink throughout the day. Fill the EcoVessel with a variety of drinks that include, water, gin or beer! With their TriMax triple insulation technology, your drink will stay cool for 36 hours! These durable and affordable products range from insulated stainless steel water bottles, water filter bottles, insulated sippy cup bottles and double wall glass water bottles! Each bottle comes in multiple sizes, colors and interchangeable lids. Prices vary according to product.

Say goodbye to cuts, bumps or razor burn from shaving! Somersets essential shave oils are here to be kinder to your skin and give you the smooth feeling you yearn for after every shave! Using high quality, natural ingredients that range from Aloe Vera, Lavender and Rosemary, the shave oils soothe, heal, moisturize and protect your skin. Choose from Maximum Glide Original, Extra Sensitive and Tough Stubble to accommodate your skin and leave it feeling fresh and smooth. The oils also can be used with or without water, providing you the convenience of shaving without having the pain of a dry shave.

Bring home the barber shop shave with Razor MD! Artfully crafted for a close, comfortable shave, the Gentleman’s Groom Kit includes a retractable badger hair shave brush, a custom black handle 3-blade razor, and a jar of Essential Sandalwood shave cream. Razor MD prides itself on using All Natural Ingredients, Essential Oils and the Hand-Made Craftsmanship the great men before them choose.

If you want to dress to impress, then you better not leave the house without your Skinny Tie Madness. This fashionable, sexy-looking piece of neckwear will have you turning heads no matter the occasion. These fine-crafted ties by Skinny Tie Madness will have you looking sharp, sleek, stylish, and smokin'!


The designer behind Skinny Tie Madness believes all men need quality materials, bright colors, trendy designs, edgy prints, and cool tie clips. Grab this years most-admired accessory.



Keep up your dapper appearance on the outside by nourishing your body from the inside! The world’s first superhero shaker bottle doesn’t just look good, check out its other features:
•100% leak-free guaranteed
•BPA-free
•UV ExtraLast Ink (so logo doesn't easily wear off)
•Easy to clean and dishwasher safe
•Lightweight and portable
•Only shaker cup company that has license with Disney & Warner Bros.


So train like a hero. PerfectShaker will be there to help keep you hydrated, focused and ready to take on any challenge! For more information visit www.PerfectShaker.com.


Wilouby knows what they’re doing in the manly gift department! They have been creating fine gifts since 1985 and have plenty of options for the suave gentleman. Need a little adult beverage for the golf course? Wilouby's Stainless Steel flask with attached golf accessories is perfect! Keep all the essentials for a day with the guys in one place. And if that's not exactly what you're looking for, take a look at all of Wilouby's other incredible products!


Do all the manly tasks like hanging pictures, fixing cabinets and putting up shelves, using just one tool! Kelvin Tools were invented to accommodate an easy modern lifestyle and are equipped with 23 of the most common tools built in one compact instrument. The Kelvin.23 has a built-in tape measure, hammer, LED flashlight, level and 16-bit screwdriver, all compacted to fit in the palm of your hand. Whether you’re trying to hang decorations or renovate your kitchen altogether, achieve everything with the ingenious tool that’s revolutionizing the common hardware. Available in various colors for an affordable price of $29.99, shop Kelvin tools at various retailers or online.


"Hang Up" your tools and equipment to maximize space with Hanger Jack! There’s no better feeling than a clutter-free house. Nice and tidy is how HangerJack wants you to be! The easy-to-install, handy tools by HangerJack allow you to hang up your clothes, helmets, bikes, hoses, and the list goes on. You can pop these on the wall in your laundry room, garage, bedroom, and any tiny area. They fold up to give you more space. It’s the ultimate organizing product! HangarJack has been featured on the DIY network, The Money Pit, Hardware Retailing, Organizing Mad Fun, Ask Anna, Savvy Saving Couple and many other media outlets.






BANANAGRAMS®




BANANAGRAMS® (SRP: $14.95 ages 7-107) – the fast and fun anagram game that drives players bananas! Requiring no pencil, paper or board, Bananagrams comes in a small portable banana-shaped pouch and is perfect fun for all the family, at home or on the go. Created by a word game-obsessed family of three generations, Bananagrams is a labor of love that that has quickly become an international phenomenon.



APPLETTERS®



APPLETTERS (SRP: $14.95 ages 5+) – clear the table, unzip the apple and prepare for a great family evening – Appletters is the addictive game for early readers, where players work together to build a “word worm” by adding words to the head or tail. The first player to use all of his or her tiles wins. If you’re hungry for more fun, you can take a bite out of the three extra challenge games. Parents and teachers agree: Appletters helps to develop spelling skills, enhance strategic thinking, encourage cooperation, promote turn-taking and improve concentration.



PAIRSinPEARS®



PAIRSinPEARS® (SRP: $14.95 ages 3+) – wordplay fun for all ages and stages, PAIRSinPEARS pairs fun with learning! Packed with eight fun and educational activities, plus two competitive word games, PAIRSinPEARS grows with your family, from pre-reader to adulthood. With developmental activities like Pattern Grouping and Letter Hunt for parents to play with their pre-readers, and wordplay activities like Rhyming and Fill in the Blank for early readers, kids learn while having fun. And it gets even juicier with two fast, fun games that have players racing to build word grids in friendly competition. This is the game that truly has something for everyone!



ZIP-IT®



ZIP-IT (SRP: $14.95 ages 7+) – the high-speed word race you can play anyplace! Six-sided letter cubes make for infinite word grid combinations. Super-fast rounds and compact game play mean you can fit in a game almost anywhere – even on an airplane or train tray table, so it’s the perfect gift for the jet-setter in your life. ZIP-IT comes in a self-scoring pouch to keep track of winning rounds: be the first to zip to 10, then race all over again!




FRUITOMINOES®



FRUITOMINOES (SRP: $12.95 ages 5+) – takes the classic game played by generations of families and puts our fresh, fruity twist on it. Deliciously colorful images of fruit serve as the “dots” on beautifully crafted dominoes. Fruitominoes come packed in a compact, fabric pouch that can go anywhere with you. A refreshing stocking filler for children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews, that all the family can enjoy together.



JUMBO BANANAGRAMS® and JUMBO ZIP-IT®


JUMBO BANANAGRAMS and JUMBO ZIP-IT (SRP: $44.95 each, ages 7+) – Jumbo BANANAGRAMS®, with 144 waterproof, three-inch square tiles packaged in a funky giant yellow banana-shaped tote bag, is perfect for exercising minds + bodies! Jumbo ZIP-IT is an exhilarating high-speed crossword race featuring 24 beautiful wooden lettered two-inch square cubes and color scoring zips that come built into the pouch. Both games are perfect for innovative play in the backyard or playground or equally fun indoors in the classroom or on the living room post-holiday dinner!


The Bananagrams Family of Games are available at specialty toy and book stores or online at www.bananagrams.com.


About Bananagrams
Bananagrams®, Inc., is the family-owned Rhode Island company behind a range of innovative tile games, including the international phenomenon Bananagrams - the fast, fun anagram game that will “drive you bananas!” Currently available in 31 countries and multiple languages, original Bananagrams has spawned a digital version and a series of books. Bananagrams, Inc. also offers the award-winning Appletters®, Pairs in Pears®, ZIP-IT® and Fruitominoes®. The games feature attractive cloth pouches and need no board, pencil or paper - ideal for children and adults who enjoy witty word play, at home or on the go.

TAUN is the Perfect Gift for Men: Fights Sun Damage and Premature Aging!

The holidays are right around the corner, and women everywhere are starting to think about what to get the men in their life. Pamper your man this holiday season with something he'll truly appreciate - TAUN Small Batch Skincare Repair Formula: This is a MUST-HAVE for getting and keeping that youthful appearance, and is especially great for anyone who works or plays outdoors or who's skin is exposed to harsh elements.

Men - listen up! You'll want to add this to your holiday wish list! Recently having won a GQ Grooming Award, you can't go wrong with this high quality skincare product. Shopping for all the men in your family? Look no further! This ultra moisturizing facial cream is great for any age, and will leave the men in the family feeling VERY well taken care of.

TAUN is one of the few super healthy and highly effective skin repair formulas on the market made specifically for men - BUT women love it too! This luxurious yet masculine grooming product is for any age, and is sure to make even the older men in your life feel like a young stud again. Other anti-aging products stop at one or two ingredients to fight premature skin aging, but TAUN Facial Repair Formula uses 13 scientifically proven, effective natural ingredients to reduce the signs of aging, which include:

Retinol
Niacinamide
Hyaluronic Acid
Vitamin-C
Ester Blend
Peptide Blend

Jojoba Oil
and Apricot Kernel Oil
NOW: $59. 99 (60 ML / 2.0 OZ)

Available online here or Ricky's Downtown (62 Spring Street New York NY 10012) TAUN’s vital blend of ingredients fights all signs of aging like crow’s feet, frown lines, under-eye bags, uneven skin tone, dark spots, and restores firmness and elasticity. This potent anti-aging moisturizer is non scented and absorbs quickly, without leaving behind a greasy residue. TAUN is vegan-friendly and made in the U.S. TAUN also comes with a 30-day guarantee for a full refund if you're not happy!


Wordly Goods


Looking to spruce up your home? Worldly Goods, Inc., and has stunning decor accents for any room! Worldly Goods, Inc . specializes in artisan crafted, ne mouth blown glass pieces seen on display in lifestyle and furniture stores, popular museums, art galleries, designer weddings and major events for the likes of Neiman Marcus, Mercedes Benz, etc. Their beautiful decor accents are available to both wholesale buyers, and retail consumers can shop via their new retail site: World Goods, Too. http://www.worldlygoodstoo.com


Triumph Tumble


Triumph Tumble (MSRP: $79.99): A large twist on a traditional block-stacking, Triumph Tumble includes 54 pieces which are used to construct a 27” tower. The object of the game is to remove blocks from the tower while keeping the structure standing.

Available for purchase at Academy Sports. Academy.com


Give Someone the World with MOVA Minis

On the quest for a one-of-a-kind gift? Nothing says “You mean the world to me” better than a stellar MOVA Mini by MOVA Creations. A technological and decorative marvel, the MOVA Mini collection is a mesmerizing gift packed with endless wonder. Choose from 7 gorgeous mini globes that range from Vincent Van Gogh’s legendary masterpiece "Starry Nights" to a red hot and ultra-romantic, heart themed globe.

MOVA® Minis use ambient light and the earth’s magnetic field to stimulate its perpetual movement. Each globe is a well-engineered masterpiece that requires the highest level of detail, precision and craftsmanship. Captivating and alluring, MOVA® Minis create a tranquil environment to incite peace of mind, relaxation, and serenity. MOVA® Minis are one of the world's only globes that are assembled by hand!
•Luxury home décor: accurate recreations of landscapes with 3D imaging and printing that add an upscale style to your home.
•Whimsical movement and shape: globes rotate continuously on their own creating a peaceful and elegant atmosphere.
•Truly one-of-a-kind: a variety of artists, such as fine-art painters and specialized globe artists have used their talent to create the masterpiece MOVA® Mini.
•No batteries required: MOVA® Minis are powered by discreet high-tech solar panels and magnetic elements.


MOVA® Minis remain timeless with thoughtful aesthetics, precision technology, and upscale artistic design. Using only the finest materials with highest quality imagery and patented technology with eco-conscious design, MOVA® Minis are a unique addition to luxury and décor markets. Starting at $110, this is a beautiful way to bring valuable serenity into the home or office today.
http://movainternational.com/mova-minis/ 




A Less Chaotic Carry-On Bag

In need of the perfect travel bag? From navigating the airport halls to sightseeing around the city, Ameribag's Healthy Back Bag® is ready for all of your holiday travels and adventures. Spacious, compact and stylish, the Healthy Back Bag® is a single strapped teardrop shaped bag, designed to curve to your spine to immediately reduce stress on your back, neck and shoulders.

With the help of a leather craftsman, a doctor, and a chiropractor, the Healthy Back Bags offer the perfect combination of comfort, balance, and good posture. Unlike traditional backpacks that weigh your shoulders down, this bag distributes the weight along your back, ensuring maximum comfort and protection to your spine. With a cushioned single strap, travelers can easily swing their bag around to the front of their body for easy access to their belongings without ever having to take it off their backpack.

See why more travelers are taking the Healthy Back Bag® on trips this holiday season:
•The Healthy Back Bag® is the only bag on the market made to keep your back in good shape, while providing an attractive hands-free bag that can go wherever you do!
•It features large exterior pockets, a magnetic flap pocket, a key hook, an interior padded pocket and more.
•Thoughtfully designed pockets allow your belongings to stay organized and keep weight distributed throughout the bag.
•Every bag has an easy-see silver lining so rummaging is a thing of the past.
•Trademarked teardrop shape that ergonomically molds to the shape of your spine ensuring the perfect fit. The more places a bag touches when you wear it, the lighter it feels.
•The HBB contours to the shaped of your spine, distributing weight evenly across the back. No pulling, no straining, no crooked necks or uneven shoulders.

Choose from a wide selection of bright, eye-catching colors and high-quality fabrics at www.ameribag.com.





Holiday home decorating is easy and affordable with brass + ink

This holiday season, deck the halls of your family’s home with brass + ink’s collection of custom luxe labels.

Embellish your favorite holiday decanters with brass + ink’s iconic script tags, label your family’s eggnog glasses with their first initial during holiday movies, or create an advent calendar with brass + ink’s custom numerical brass labels. Ornament wine bottles, spices, and china with brass and ink’s custom numerical or alphabetical French enameled tags, or even opt for brass + ink to customize a unique label with your last name, favorite holiday beverage, or spice collection. brass + ink’s affordable collection of luxe tags and labels are the easy and inexpensive way to adorn your home for each holiday season to come, and will create a wonderful family decorating tradition.

About brass + ink
Each brass + ink design is carefully hand crafted by its creators, mother/daughter team Amanda and 7-year-old Olivia. Created in their Oregon kitchen, their designs have quickly become a favorite of home decor enthusiasts in the Pacific Northwest.




Wilouby's



Wilouby knows what they’re doing in the manly gift department! They have been creating fine gifts since 1985 and have plenty of options for the suave gentleman. Need a little adult beverage for the golf course? Wilouby's Stainless Steel flask with attached golf accessories is perfect! Keep all the essentials for a day with the guys in one place. And if that's not exactly what you're looking for, take a look at all of Wilouby's other incredible products!


Retail: http://www.houzz.com/photos/products/query/wilouby/nqrwns





Moodsters

The Moodsters Feelings Notebook & Feelings Crayon Set is a new creative tool to help kids express what they are feeling. This fun product includes five jumbo feelings crayons, one representing each emotion (afraid, loving, happy, sad, angry), and a Feelings Notebook for kids to draw and color their feelings. Art therapy is on the rise and The Moodsters Feelings Notebook & Feelings Crayon Set is the perfect solution to teaching your kids strategies to hande emotions! ($11.99; ToysRUs.com)



The Moodsters Talking Plush Characters are based on the five lovable Moodsters detectives - Coz, Lolly, Quigly, Razzy, and Snorf - that each personify an emotion that all children experience in their everyday lives including happiness, love, fear, anger and sadness. Each plush character features sayings specific to the emotions they represent and comes with a fun and educational activity book to learn about each feeling. These plush characters are the perfect huggable toy for your little one to learn about emotions and to develop a vocabulary for how they are feeling. ($16.99 each; ToysRUs.com)




Games

TABLE TENNIS
· STIGA SensorScore (MSRP: $149.99): SensorScore is the first and only hands-free fully automated table tennis scoring system. Utilizing innovation sensor technology, the system not only tracks and displays the score, it also announces the score and informs players when it’s time to change serve. Available for purchase at Dick’s Sporting Goods, Amazon.com and Hammacher Schlemmer.

OUTDOOR GAMES
· NEW Viva Sol Ladderball (MSRP: $129.99): A fun tailgating game, Ladderball’s compact design and portability allow for convenient storage. Ladderball’s sleek design features two targets constructed of solid hardwood with a beautiful walnut finish. Players can cool off with their drink of choice by using the bottle openers built in to the side of each target. Available for purchase on viva-sol.com.

· Viva Sol Bean Bag (MSRP $219.99): A classic game for the backyard or vacation, Bean Bag’s portable and compact design allows for easy storage and transportability to display its stunning design featuring all wood targets, a walnut finish and solid pine wood frame. Available for purchase on viva-sol.com.

· Triumph Tumble (MSRP: $79.99): A large twist on a traditional block-stacking, Triumph Tumble includes 54 pieces which are used to construct a 27” tower. The object of the game is to remove blocks from the tower while keeping the structure standing. Available for purchase at Academy Sports.

BASKETBALL
•Silverback NXT 50” (MSRP: $499.99): Features stabili-frame technology, infinity edge backboard that folds backwards to increase rigidity and quick-play ability. This portable hoop comes partially assembled so only a few tools are needed to complete assembly (approximately 90 minutes). Available on Amazon.com.




Holiday Gift and Entertaining
Ideas from Island Treasures Gourmet™
Rum Cakes


Smart shoppers and hostesses will stock up on Island Treasures Gourmet™ Rum Cakes for the holidays. These smooth, moist cakes are baked in Virginia and made with rum from a legendary Hawaiian recipe, creating an exquisite Made in America rum cake.

Choose the 32 oz size that serves 12 to 16 people or the Sampler Pack of four 4 oz cakes, including Vanilla, Coconut, Cinnamon Pecan Streusel and new flavor, Chocolate Chip rum cakes. Online customers enjoy $5 off the Sampler Pack and two 32 oz cakes for $39.95, a $10 savings at www.islandtreasuresgourmet.com

Island Treasures Gourmet™ 32 oz. Rum Cakes are packed in a re-closable container that protects them during shipping, is attractive for serving and provides storage once cut.

Offered in six luscious flavors - Vanilla, Chocolate, Coconut, Banana, Raspberry and Cinnamon Pecan Streusel - the 32 oz. rum cakes keep for 6 months, or longer if frozen.

Add berries or fruit, a dusting of powdered sugar, or a drizzle of caramel or chocolate sauce to create your own signature holiday dessert to dazzle your family and friends. (see photos below)

The 4 oz. Sampler Pack is four-gifts-in-one. Each cake is individually boxed -- ideal for stocking stuffers and sweet treats from the office Secret Santa.

The 4 oz rum cakes are vacuumed sealed with a shelf life of 9 months or more. Because of the baking process, the alcohol content is less than 0.5%, appropriate for all ages.

Island Treasures Gourmet™ Rum Cakes are sold in specialty food and grocery stores in major markets throughout the United States including by The HoneyBaked Ham Company and a growing number of Hallmark gift shops as well as online at www.islandtreasuresgourmet.com




This Mother’s Day Give Your Mom the Ultimate Breakfast in Bed Create the Perfect Brunch Dishes with CucinaPro’s Kitchen Gadgets


Show the mom in your life how special she is this Mother’s Day with the best breakfast in bed she has ever had! Avoid long waits at popular brunch restaurants on Mother’s Day and make your favorite brunch at home! CucinaPro’s kitchen appliances make cooking complex breakfast dishes from around the world an easy task for the everyday cook. These kitchen gadgets also make the perfect gift for a mom who is looking to expand her cooking horizons at home! The CucinaPro Bubble Waffle Maker brings the delicious popular pull apart treats of Hong Kong egg cakes known as egg waffles right to your own kitchen! Using this specialty-designed pan you can create bubble-shaped waffles with crispy golden outsides and tender centers. The waffle maker has nonstick coated cooking plates for easy release and convenient cleanup. This Bubble Waffle Maker has an easy-lock closing mechanism and is available in both black and white colors. This makes the perfect treat at any time of the day to show your Mom how much you care! Available for purchase at Bed Bath & Beyond, Amazon, cucinapro.com and scsdirectinc.com. Retail Price: $49.99.

The most delicious way to show your Mom how much you love her this Mother’s Day is here! The CucinaPro Classic Heart Waffler makes 5 delicious heart-shaped waffles at one time. This Classic Heart Waffler makes seven-inch round classic waffles that separate into five hearts. With non-stick baking grids for easy clean up and six-level adjustable waffle browning control, the Classic Heart Waffler is the simple and creative way to make waffles. This stainless steel waffler also has cool touch handles to keep from burning your hands and stands upright for easy storage. The Heart Waffler never lets you burn your waffles again with a beep that sounds when your waffles are done, making breakfast easier than ever! Available for purchase at Bed Bath & Beyond, Crate & Barrel, Amazon, cucinapro.com and scsdirectinc.com. Retail Price: $49.99. Become your own master crepe chef at home with CucinaPro’s Electric Griddle and Crepe Maker. Making crepes has never been so quick and easy! The 12-inch diameter surface is ideal for cooking traditional French crepes. The on/off ready light lets you know when the plate is hot enough, so you can become an expert at making super-thin crepes. This Griddle and Crepe Maker features a non-stick aluminum plate and 5 different temperature settings, so you'll have precise control for perfect results! The aluminum plate is also ideal for using as a griddle, perfect for making stacks of pancakes, bacon and other breakfast favorites. The Griddle and Crepe Maker includes a batter spreader and recipes for basic crepe batter, fresh mushroom crepes, and blueberry blintzes. Wow your Mom with your amazing crepe-making skills that will have her wanting breakfast in bed every day! Available for purchase at Bed Bath & Beyond, Amazon, cucinapro.com and scsdirectinc.com. Retail Price: $49.99.



Piper-Heidsieck Light Box with Brut Cuvee at $40


At under $50, the Piper-Heidsieck Light Box —which includes the House’s signature Brut— embodies the holiday season and affordable luxury in every way. A stunning red and gold object that is inspired by famed architect Jacques Ferrier’s design of the brand’s headquarters in Reims, the box itself is a cooling container and the lid, a candle holder that adds sparkles to the any room enhancing the champagne experience with a holiday glow. The sparkling wine's bold and balanced style has a crisp, fresh quality complemented by toasted notes and is sure to complement any holiday fare.




Charles Heidsieck Crayères Gift Box with Blanc des Millénaires at $185

The Blanc des Millénaires Vintage 1995 is aged for more than 15 years in Charles Heidsieck’s 2,000-year-old Gallo-Roman chalk cellar. Made with 100 percent Chardonnay, it is the perfect mouthwatering treat for the discerning palate -- smooth and sensual, featuring delicate, distinctive bubbles and generous notes of salty caramel, as well as a mild hint of almond milk and a subtle presence of vanilla and cedar wood. The packaging draws its inspiration from Chalk Cellar Number Nine with white layers carved into the box mirroring the curves of the Crayères. The highly acclaimed vintage is the perfect selection for the wine connoisseur or modern day gentleman.





Ruffino Modus Luminaria

The Ruffino Modus Luminaria is a stylish gift box that transforms into a chic decorative lantern for the home. Ruffino, the iconic Tuscan winery, will release this limited edition holiday gift to accompany its acclaimed Super Tuscan wine, Modus. An ideal holiday wine, its red berry and vanilla flavors and silky tannins complement steak, pasta Bolognese, ossobucco, and more. After the wine is enjoyed, the sleeve can be placed over a votive to become a stylish lantern, casting a festive glow in any room. The Ruffino Modus Luminaria will be available for purchase in November for $89 on ReserveBar.com.

The Ruffino Modus Luminaria was created by innovative Milan design school POLI.design to showcase the wine’s modern take on traditional Tuscan winemaking. The limited edition gift set’s sapphire-colored varnished wood box is encased in a brushed gold metal sleeve depicting elaborate Florentine designs, offering wine lovers a window into Tuscany’s rich traditions of art and craftsmanship.





Runamok Maple: The Secret Variety of Maple



The sugar-makers of Vermont have been keeping a secret. Every day of the sugar run each spring makes maple syrup with a unique flavor profile. Depending on weather and other factors, some days are light with herbal notes while other days have dark, smoky flavor. Runamok Maple crafts maple syrups with each unique expression of the maple season rather than mix it all together like a commodity.


Runamok Maple’s culinary approach will win over the taste buds. For a pure expression, Runamok’s Maple’s Sugarmaker’s Cut bottles the blue ribbon prize days of perfect maple balance. More unusual lighter or darker days are given the perfect culinary pairing. Their Rye Barrel Aged Maple Syrup has an exception flavor profile. The Runamok Markut Lime-Leaf infused maple syrup makes a light herbal syrup shine. The Runamok Cardamom will make Christmas Brunch a holiday meal to remember.


Q Drinks: A Merrier Holiday Party



Moscow Mules are the toast of the season. They were the signature drink at Tales of the Cocktail this year and all the best bartenders in the country were competing to make the best ones. And considering their primary flavor is bold ginger, they are the perfect cocktails to mix next to the ginger bread house at a holiday party.


For a spicy and gingery kick to the holiday party, bring a bottle of vodka and a handsome 750 ML Bottle of Q Drinks Ginger Beer as a host gift with a few limes. Q Ginger Beer is very spicy but not too sweet and makes superior cocktails.
www.qdrinks.com


For Winter Warmth & Wellness: Nona Lim



Looking ahead to the post holiday food comas and hangovers, it is good to have the fridge stocked with nutritious and delicious comfort foods. Get a head start on New Years Resolutions with Nona Lim Soups like Carrot Ginger, Celery Root, Vietnamese Pho Bone Broth, or fresh Tokyo Ramen Noodles. Nona Lim makes the easy winter comfort foods without additives or preservatives. For soups, broths and noodles, all winter favorites, Nona Lim is the closest to whole one can buy at the store.
www.nonalim.com



Mint Chocolate Chip Stuff'n Mallows

www.stuffnmallows.com


Yum, yum! Handmade gourmet marshmallows stuffed with tiny, meltable chocolate chips, need we say more? For adding delicous flavor to steaming hot chocolate or coffee creation this season, top with Mint Chocolate Chip or Chocolate Chip Stuff'n Mallows!

Toasted golden brown over an open fire, sandwiched into a top-notch s'more, or melted into steaming hot chocolate - there is no end to the delicious possibilities! The magic happens when you add heat - the chocolate chips melt as the marshmallow toasts to a rich golden brown, ready to become a tasty addition to any dessert, hot chocolate, or coffee confection! Stuff'n Mallows are available in 3 finger-lickin' good flavors, including Chocolate Chip, Mint Chocolate Chip and Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip. $6.99 www.stuffnmallows.com


Limited Edition Chocolate Pumpkin Pie Soft-Baked Biscotti
www.marlosbakeshop.com
Jump on the delicious pumpkin bandwagon & taste this Chocolate Pumpkin Pie soft-baked biscotti from Marlo's Bakeshop! A delightful blend of real pumpkin, Guittard bittersweet chocolate & those comforting, familiar pie spices like nutmeg, cinnamon, clove & allspice. As always, cookies from Marlo's Bakeshop offer the expected and satisfying crunch of traditional biscotti with the soft-baked texture that won't 'break your teeth'! Dairy & Nut-Free. Available exclusively September through December, 2015! $6.99 www.marlosbakeshop.com


Salt Rox Serving Plate
www.saltrox.com
What is wine without the cheese? For home entertaining, serving a distinct cheese course on a cold Salt Rox Serving Plate will bring out the flavor of the various cheeses like nothing you have ever tasted! Pink Himalayan Salt Serving Plates from Salt Rox enhance and season your food, and with the cold serving plate, you can serve fruit, butter, cheese, fresh sushi, raw vegetables or meat cold cuts and they will still receive the salt flavor from the serving plate. Pink Himalayan Salt lets the natural flavor of food come alive! Prices start at $18 for the Salt Rox Serving Plates. www.saltrox.com


Edoughble Cookie Dough
www.edoughble.com
When it comes to holiday sweets and treats, nothing beats seasonal flavors such as pumpkin or mint chocolate. This holiday season, Edoughble has announced its seasonal flavors for gift-giving and for enjoying yourself, of course! The decadent Pumpkin Pie S'mores flavor will be available the month of November and the Oatmeal Chocolate Chip and Mint Chocolate Chill will be released in December.

If you have heard of Edoughble, you are aware that this delectable treat is for those who love cookie dough more than the baked cookies, but don't love consuming raw eggs! Edoughble is pure awesomeness all rolled into one handmade cookie dough. No baking. No scary raw egg. Just pure, doughy, unapologetically sugary, spoon-ready deliciousness made with the best ingredients and mix-ins. For the perfect gift for the in-laws, a delightfully different host/hostess gift, and for anyone who deserves a little sweetness in their life this season, Edoughble is an affordably delicious choice! Year-round flavors include Chocolate Chip off the Ol' Block, Cookies N' Dream, Cravin' Oatmeal Raisin, Nuts for Chocolate, Birthday Bash, S'More Please, Strawberry Jammin', and Nutty Monkey (Gluten-Free and Vegan). All cookie dough is made fresh to order and is perfect for gift-giving. www.edoughble.com


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