Best DIY Halloween Costumes

Can you believe Halloween is almost here? The last year has gone by so quickly! Before you head to the Halloween store, here are some ideas for repurposing items you already have to make your own costume. Here are some DIY Halloween Costumes that only require a trip to your closet. Rosie the Riveter Rosie … Continue Reading

Haunted Los Angeles

With Halloween just around the corner lots of people will be looking for haunted houses to experience. Los Angeles is filled with haunted history and I thought I’d share a few places to visit at Halloween – or anytime of the year – that will send shivers down your spine! Pantages Theatre The Pantages Theatre … Continue Reading

Sneak Peek of Candy’s Gift Wrapping Room

    My gift wrapping room is one of my favorite rooms in the Manor in the Sky. I take gift-giving very seriously! Expressing my gratitude in the form of a beautifully wrapped present is extremely important to me. It’s a thoughtful way to show the gift recipient that you took the time and energy … Continue Reading

3 Tips for Booking Holiday Travel

Can you believe the holiday travel season is approaching so fast? It’s almost time to visit loved ones, eat far too many sweets and make memories that will last a lifetime. Before you do, make sure you know these travel tips (that the airlines don’t want you to know!) before planning your holiday getaway. Photos: … Continue Reading

Must Know Airport Tips & Tricks

You’ve booked your holiday travel, you’re packed and ready to head to the airport… the heavy lifting of your trip is almost over!  The last major obstacle before departing on your well-deserved vacation is the airport. Airports can be dreaded just as much as the DMV. However, we can make sure your airport experience goes off … Continue Reading

eBay Shopping Tips

I’m a die-hard collector, and while I’ve streamlined my life a lot in the last few years, I still scour eBay looking for the perfect finds to add to my most treasured collections. Here is some of my best advice for shopping Ebay: Contact the seller directly. If an item is, in your opinion, over-priced, contact … Continue Reading