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Woman Up box

Hey, friends, time to Woman Up!

You know I am all about empowering women, and you also know I’m a big fan of subscription boxes.

So, of course, I couldn’t resist the offer to review the new Woman Up Box subscription service, whose goal is to lift women up. [Read more…]

konenkii subscription box

Konenkii box

I LOVE subscription boxes. I mean, is there anything better than opening a box full of carefully-curated surprises every month?

So, when The Social Butterfly Co. invited me to review Konenkii — a quarterly gift box created specifically for women over 40 — I said yes (duh) and have been checking my mailbox every day since.

Then, yesterday, eureka! My bright red spring box arrived!

I probably should have done some dramatic unboxing video since that seems to be a trend but I was too excited to wait. [Read more…]