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4 Fun Harry Potter Costume Ideas!

One of the easiest costumes to pull together last minute are Harry Potter costumes. They are often easy to create with just a few key additions to your current wardrobe! Of course, the cosplay for Harry Potter can be really detail oriented and extravagant.From Luna's Lionhead to transforming yourself into an owl you can get really creative with your wizarding costumes!But with just a few days left…

3 GOT Costume Ideas Just In Time for Halloween

With Halloween right around the corner, I thought I’d share three of my favorite cosplay costume ideas from Game of Thrones. Embrace your inner Dragon Queen with this Daenerys Targaryen costume. I have this costume, myself, and wore it for Halloween two years ago! And yes, my hubby is Jon Snow!Inspiration: I’m a huge GOT fan and I thought who better to be than the Mother of Dragons.…

A Mother-Daughter Mystery

I love a good mystery/suspense novel - one that takes you on an adventure!Today I've got a book to share with you that will definitely do that - Where She Went by Kelly Simmons.Check out my review below and then hear from Kelly! Kelly sent me an ARC of the book so I could work with her on a custom candle for her events. We ended up with a gorgeously scented candle - it smells like a del…

All Wizards Welcome!

I wanted to take a few minutes to share with you my experience at LeakyCon 2019 in Boston. This was my first Harry Potter convention and I had a blast. I loved it so much I'm considering going back in 2020! Here are my thoughts on the whole weekend! This past weekend, I was given the opportunity to be a vendor at LeakyCon, the biggest Harry Potter convention in the U.S., and I jumped at the…

A Can't Miss Epic Historical Saga!

One of my favorite genre of books is historical fiction, so when Elizabeth Bell contacted me to create a candle for her book, Necessary Sins, I was so excited to read her book. What I found on the pages of this book was a beautiful story that spans across the generations of family who's lives haven't turned out as they hoped or expected. What I loved: I felt this story was excellently re…

Steamy Romance and Small Town Mystery!

When Michelle Pace contacted me about making a candle for her new book I was excited. Then she told me that the main male lead in her story was inspired by Jason Mamoa...well, then I was TOTALLY IN!  Even with his recent "dad bod" look (let's give the guy a break - he's allowed a chance to relax and not focus on his Aquaman look for a while!), Jason is a favorite actor of mine. I love re…