Friday, September 13, 2013

Friday Favorite: Giveaway and Getaways

I have some cool news: My blog was mentioned in the Muskogee Phoenix.  Earlier this summer I wrote about Glamping at Girl Camp on Oklahoma Women Bloggers, and it is a hot topic right now. Click here for your how-to-glamp guide.

You know how Hollywood always chooses younger, prettier actresses to portray real-life people?  The Muskogee Phoenix kindly does the same thing.  Valarie Olson's photograph was featured in the article this morning and showed our pal Moria Kinsey

Here's a link to John Kilgore's article in the Muskogee Phoenix about Camping for those not so inclined to camp. Check it our for some great glamping websites.

Photo of the article: The lovely Moria Kinsey is playing me in the photo above.
If you are looking for a weekend getaway close to home, glamping might be just right for you.

Of course, if you don't want to leave the house at all, you can grab some Wailani's Body Scrub and have a mini Hawaiian spa experience in your own shower. Thank you to everyone who entered and shared your ideal weekend getaway.

And now...

through the magic of

I'd like to congratulate Peggy for winning the mango and green tea scrub! Thank you for telling us about your grownup slumber party experience.
Email your address to brandi at, and I'll mail your prize as soon as possible. Please drop by my blog and visit again soon.


  1. Look at you, superstar! Legend in your own time!

    "Today the role of Brandi Barnett will be played by . . ."


    1. I don't know about all that, but I'll close my eyes and pretend for just a moment. Thanks for the support, Sonia.

  2. Don't know about younger, but you are every bit as pretty as Moria Kinsey. They should have used your glamping pic!

    1. Thanks, Dee Dee. I remember when Valarie took this photo. I was in awe of the combination of Moria and the outdoors. I thought--and probably said--"This looks like a magazine photo shoot." Lovely. It's one of my favorite pictures of the whole afternoon.