Pamper Your Tootsies

Place these little wraps in the fridge or in warm water to soothe your feet. They are filled with massaging gel to help reduce puffiness and ease tension. One size fits most. Hooray! $35.

Sole Savers

Recessionista Alert!

Free People has some great, unique clothes. Now, they also have great jewelry, accessories and shoes. These clear rings are cute and only $12. The perfect cocktail ring for the holiday season. AND, everyone won't have them on.

Clear Rock Ring

Minimum size, Maximum convenience

Don't have your expensive hair products or perfume confiscated by airport security! There is a great website called you can go to and find hundreds of trial size products. "Minimus began when the Shrater family was on a vacation to a cottage in New Hampshire. When we realized we would need to throw away several bottles of condiments at the end of our trip, we thought, "wouldn't it be great if there was one place you could go for the small packets of condiments -- better yet, a place to get all of your travel accessories and travel size item needs?"" Now they have 30,000 sq feet of warehouse space.


Sacred Accessories

Do you spend more time and effort on your accessories than your clothes? Well, you are not alone and there is a great new website for you called They carry favs like earrings, necklaces, scarves to the purse holders mentioned in a previous cupcakelife post. It is also refreshing to see quality crafted merchandise without a 300% mark up! Here is one of the best selling pieces, the Raj prayer scarf in aqua. Similar to the Sir Alistar Rai scarf, but for half the price ($49). Check out the 'gifts under $50' page.


Are you a pumpkin or a bat?

Get into the Halloween spirit with some cute, recyclable totes from Williams Sonoma. They will even embroider them with "your little goblin's name". Choose between pumpkin or scary bats! $19.50 without personalization, $5 more with.

Find it here: Personalized Halloween Totes


Eco Trends Web Cam

Want to be able to chat with your long distance loved ones and be able to see them? Not everyone has a built-in web cam on their computer and this little gadget solves that problem. From Restoration Hardware, this Eco Trends Web Cam is 'eco friendly' because it is made from recycled plastic. It swivels and is also illuminated. PC/Windows® compatible (except Vista), silver. $39

Find it here: Eco Trends Web cam


There is a great website out there that carries fresh, hip stationary called They have everything from distinctive greeting cards, social announcements and invitations, boxed notes, and gift wrap. They have also gotten recent shout-outs in Lucky Magazine, as well as Blueprint. Some favorites are by a brand called Sidepony that feature such taglines as "Everyone Likes a Den Mother" and "Wanna Couple Skate?". Check out the luscious line of cupcake cards available!