Sunday, December 30, 2012

It's #NewYearsEve! Let's Get Ready to #BeginAgain...

Time flies. At least from my perspective this year has raced past me. I always feel that the days, months, and year as a whole, moves a lot faster when you have a lot going on. It's almost as if it wants you to take everything over into the new year with you. However, that can't be the way to begin a new cycle, right? 

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I've learned so much more about myself in 2012. I've learned:

  • to keep trying even when times get tough and the road less-traveled gets a bit rocky 
  • no New Year's Resolution can compete with the unexpected events that occur throughout the year to set our course of life on an entirely new path. 
  • no matter how much I aim for perfection and the best ways of doing things, I am not perfect  
  • how fortunate I am to meet amazing new people on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and other platforms who inspired me at some point throughout this year with a picture, quote or blog comment
  • it is always up to me to succeed because the answer is inside of me
  • how much more passionate I am about my acting career and the benefits of my goal-setting
  • that I really don't have a clue what's in store for me in 2013, no matter how much I plan, but the best I can do is be available and open to change

We all have learned in 2012 that our world is still here, keeping us alive and well against all odds of its demise with the Mayan calendar news. It all balls down to the fact that we still have work to do. We still have work to do internally on ourselves, externally among our peers, and spiritually, in order to reach people we have no access to or have no recollection of their stories and hardships. We still have work to do...

It's New Years Eve! It's a time to reflect on how far we have come and to set the stage to begin anew tomorrow. No, I cannot sit here and write that everything will be simple and easy because what would life be if it handed us everything we wanted or thought we needed. New Year's Eve is a time to reflect and remember those who have passed on and gone to a better place. They have passed on to make us realize how important we are to each other no matter our race, religion, or economic status. We have seen and heard it all during the political race, then re-election of President Barack Obama, to the endless violence of gunfire on our own soil. We are stronger. We are wiser. Some of us have looked sickness in the eye and said that it will not claim us this year because there is more for us to do before we leave this place. Some of us have conquered fears that we ourselves thought would end us. We are one on this New Year's Eve, standing together in Time Square, on our living room couches in front of the television set, or overseas counting down the time to Begin Again. 

Remember, wherever you are on this day...some may see it earlier, but...

It's New Year's Eve. Let's get ready to begin again.

With love, Selena B.

Saturday, December 29, 2012

16GB #iPad or 32GB Microsoft #SurfaceTablet #Giveaway! Open Worldwide. Ends: 1.20.13, 11:59PM/EST

With the rush of the New Year in the air, Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose is happy to bring you this iPad or Microsoft Surface Tablet Giveaway Event! We are just one day away from New Year's Eve and what great news it would be to win your very own iPad or Surface just in time to start your "new year" journey. I am loving this and I'm bringing this giveaway to you with special thanks to our hosts below. 

Technology is changing everyday and I want you to have the opportunity, in this New Year, to  add-to or start joining in on all the fun. It is definitely an adventure and there are many new worlds to discover and things to learn using technology. So...make sure your entries are counted by using the Giveaway tool entry form below. Good Luck, Everyone!

Giveaway runs: December 30, 2012 at 12:01AM/EST through January 20, 2013 at 11:59pm EST. 
Open Worldwide. (If winner is outside the US, he/she will receive the cash equivalent, no exceptions. US winner may also opt for cash equivalent. 
Must be 18 years or older.

Welcome to the iPad or Surface giveaway event 
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16GB iPad with retina display ($499) OR 32GB Microsoft Surface Tablet ($499)!!! 

Already have a tablet? That's Okay! You can opt for the cash equivalent via Paypal! 

How to Enter:
Please enter all entries for this giveaway on the 

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Disclaimer: Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose is not responsible for prize fulfillment. For any questions regarding this giveaway, please contact Bay Area Mommy.

Thursday, December 27, 2012

#StyleMadeEasy with #Nononsense Leggings and Tights Review

This post brought to you by No nonsense. All opinions are 100% mine.

In the industry of  “show business” you have to have some sense of style. Personally, I am all about being myself and enjoying the skin I'm in. Before, I was a lot more conservative and corporate with my style but then the “color bug” bit me when I moved to Los Angeles, CA and brought with it a lot more options. I find myself enjoying the vintage stores and thrift shops, when looking for out-of-the-box looks. They have the most unique-looking blouses, pants and shoes too! However, at times, I do have to go along with the First Lady's sense of style with an 'everyday woman' look. Now, that I have added color, I find that like a good lipstick or eye shadow, incorporating a colorful pair of tights or leggings into my outfits give me a lot more edginess and I feel inspired to take chances!

Recently, I was fortunate to receive one pair of No nonsense tights and leggings to try with two outfits.
In this first pic below, I really liked this red and gold top by designer BlingBling and decided to match it up with the Expresso-colored leggings from No nonsense. What I really loved most about the leggings was how well they fit. I have a slender body and like my jeans or slacks to fit properly. The leggings were not only warm and comfortable on my skin, but the size 'Small' fit like a glove. This is such an ironic thing because I just started experimenting with leggings this season, after a boutique designer told me to try leggings with my tops instead of skinny jeans. Now, I have No nonsense to thank for the Expresso-colored leggings and comfortable wear and support to keep me buying more.

In the second pics below, I bought this black dress with a beautiful, multi-colored pattern, down the center by designers Emma & Michele. The No nonsense Black, patterned tights with control top really gave the outfit a more wintery look and feel. I may not live in my hometown of Washington, DC anymore, but the nights in Los Angeles can get cool and these tights really kept my legs warm but looking fabulous at the same time. I really liked the pattern of these tights because they were not only black but had something else to offer the dress, which had it's own unique colorful design. When some people think of tights they think of little girls with Sunday dresses and how itchy they can be. After wearing them myself, they were comfortable, not itchy, and in my correct size of Small/Medium. Also, I usually don't buy stockings or tights with a control top because sometimes it can be a little too tight for my waist and stomach area, but these were comfortably-positioned around my waist and I could feel the support.

I have my own history of buying No nonsense Off-Black stockings in my local supermarket or drug store, like CVS. They are priced reasonably well and that's a big deal when shopping. It's nothing wrong with saving money when you can. I enjoy an affordable deal that's easily accessible. If you're in a fashion emergency and need leggings or tights to jazz up your outfit, then stop by your local pharmacy or supermarket, either of the two, to get you some.
No nonsense is doing great things for their brand. They have teamed up with Fashion Expert, Jill Martin, who is seen by millions of women and trusted for her last-minute, “fashion crisis” expertise. She is also an Emmy Award-winning TV personality and co-author of the New York Times bestselling style guide “I Have Nothing to Wear!” If you watch Access Hollywood, then you have seen Jill as the New York Correspondent. She will be working with No nonsense on a series of online vignettes to show us ladies how to wear the hot, new line of No nonsense colored tights and essential leggings to jazz up our already fabulous wardrobes. Like myself, Jill Martin, has always been a fan of No nonsense because of how easy they are to wear and find. Go Jill!

With the buzz going on about the new No nonsense colored tights and essential leggings that I had the opportunity to wear for myself, I decided to add them to my social network of brands to keep in touch. If you're on Facebook, Like No nonsense on Facebook and Follow No nonsense on Twitter.

Personally, I'm looking forward to seeing the online vignettes by Jill Martin and seeing what other colors I can work into my sense of style. Have Fun Ladies!

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Tuesday, December 25, 2012

#MerryChristmas 2012 and Thank You! From: Selena B.

Seasons Greetings Readers:
Today is Christmas Day and I am hoping that you are spending time with the one you love and the family and friends and little ones in your life. This year has been something, hasn't it? However, that's how it is when you're working hard towards reaching your goals. Today is a very special day on a spiritual plain since He is the only reason for my continual health and strength. It's His B-Day and the time for us all to give love and to remind others in our lives how important they are. Life is short, but life is full of beautiful places, space, and opportunities to meet and occupy moments with others. 
For those readers who stop by Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose to see what's going on with all the fantastic giveaways or to read my unexpected personal blog posts, product reviews, and little somethings, I thank you for the support. I really enjoy collaborating with other simply amazing bloggers to bring you great giveaways. It makes me feel good to contact the winners of my giveaways and read the excitement and joy in their email responses. You are truly appreciated by me.

Today is Christmas's time to relax this one day with those who give you joy and make life for this one day seem okay. Enjoy the big feast, football and basketball, going to the movie theater, or just being at home by yourself with your cats and dogs with a cup of hot chocolate and a stack of movies because in the end, you are loved and appreciated. 
Merry Christmas and Thank you Everyone,
Selena B.

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Free #Blogger Opportunity Valued at $299! Sign Ups Open...Begins: January 15, 2013

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Pink Ninja Media, Jenn's Blah Blah Blog, and Happy Home and Family bring you a great FREE blogger opportunity and Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose would like for you to join in too! Are you into nice comfortable sheets and how they are made and stitched? Well, this is the opportunity for your readers and YOU too! Not only  will your readers have the chance to win, but YOU can enter when it goes LIVE!

  • Increase your readership
  • Offer your readers a chance to win a Luxurious Bamboo Sheet Set value up to $299
  •  Winner of giveaway will choose sheet size, king sized sheet set is valued at $299
  •  Needless to say these sheets are awesome.

These sheets are valued up to $299 and worth every last cent! 

About the giveaway:
  • Start Date: January 15, 2013 (why the early posting? Jenn's Blah Blah Blog will be out-of-town for a bit, so she wanted to trying to get all her ducks in order)
  • Winner will receive one complete set of these fabulous sheets, valued up to $299 depending on size needed.
  • FREE Facebook Link with announcement post.
  • Additional links are $2 per link
  • Co-host spots available
Hurry over and sign up for this 
(Once the host gets enough bloggers she's closing the Sign Ups!)

Free #Blogger Opportunity! Sign Ups Open...Goes Live Jan 10, 2013


Pink Ninja Media, Jenn's Blah Blah Blog and Happy Home and Family and Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose would like for all you AMAZING Bloggers to join in this FREE Blogger Opportunity

Get a FREE Facebook link and FREE Twitter link! 

This event will go live on January 10, 2013 so hurry over and join this 

Sunday, December 9, 2012

Winner Announced for $30 PayPal Cash #Giveaway in 2012 #Holiday Turkey Hunt at Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose!

Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose is happy to announce the WINNER of the $30 PayPal Cash in this 2012 Holiday Turkey Hunt! Thank you to all who participated.


(72) Entry #215 - RAYNA M. 

Wins the Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose 
$30 PayPal Cash 

IMPORTANT: The winner will have 48 Hours to respond to email sent by Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose to claim prize. After this time, another winner will be randomly drawn using

Friday, December 7, 2012

$500 Firmoo #EyeGlasses Gift Codes #Giveaway for 3 Winners! Open Worldwide. Ends: 12/18/12, 11:59PM/EST

Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose would like to invite you to enter this Firmoo Giveaway! If you're not familiar with Firmoo, it is an online shop which specializes in providing high end eyeglasses to its customers. There are new designs and styles created everyday to suit the needs of their consumers. The best thing about Firmoo is that it provides a free pair of eyeglasses to every first time customer! To get your free pair, simply click here. Only the item is free. IMPORTANT: You need to pay shipping and handling when using the Free pair offer, okay?

Hosted by: I Heart Giveaways
Co-hosted by: The Coffee Chic and The Bewitchin' Kitchen
The giveaway: Open worldwide.
Giveaway Runs: December 8 (12am) thru 18, 2012.

With Firmoo glasses, you can be fashionable in a frugal way. Since it's a season of sharing, Firmoo is giving away gift codes to lucky individuals. 3 winners will receive the following:

  • 1st winner: $200 worth of gift codes
  • 2nd winner: $150 worth of gift codes
  • 3rd winner: $150 worth of gift codes

Prizes are not convertible to cash. Enter the rafflecopter widget below for a chance to win one of the prizes.

Note from the Host: To Activate More Entries, please note: You need to enter the password / code of the day before you can open the other entries in the RC. Thanks and Good Luck!

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Disclosure: Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose is not responsible for the distribution of prizes in this event. The host will contact each winner for delivery information. No compensation was received to promote this giveaway event. 

Winter Wonder Week #Giveaway Hop! (Value: $1250) 5 Winners! Open Worldwide. Ends: 12/15/12, 11: 59PM/EST **You Could Win One or All Prizes**

Winter Wonder Week

Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose is participating in the Second Annual Winter Wonder Week Hop! You will find my blog in the list of other blogger participants below in the linky. Be sure to Connect with Fasmart on Facebook and Twitter! Read all about the prizes you can win and Good Luck to You!

Sponsored by: The participating bloggers as well as Fasmart/Shore Stop
Giveaway Runs: December 8th - 15, 2012, 11:59PM/EST
Giveaway Open Worldwide.

Winter Wonder Week Prizes with $1,250 in CASH Prizes:
  • Grand Prize of $500 PayPal Cash 
  • 2 Runner Up Prizes of $250 PayPal 
  • 1 $150 Visa Gift Card 
  • $100 Amazon Gift Card 

The good thing IS...You could win one, or ALL of them!
There's No Limits and this giveaway is open worldwide.
How To Enter:

Keeping with the tradition:

1. Follow ALL Blogs listed in the linky by using the Rafflecopter Entry form provided below! Make sure to pace yourself...

2. EXTRA ENTRIES: Hop around the linky to find the hidden elf images. There are between 3 and 5 elves on random blogs each day! Each time you find one you get an extra entry in the giveaway! 

Thank you so much for stopping by on your blog-hopping journey. If you're a winner, I hope these prizes, will make your holiday season even more exciting!

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Disclosure: Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose is not responsible for the distribution of prizes in this event. The host will contact each winner for delivery information. No compensation was received to promote this giveaway event.

Friday, November 30, 2012

Pandora #Bracelet & Collectible Cupcake #Jewelry Box #Giveaway! Open to US. Ends: 12/20/12, 11:59PM/EST

Happy Holidays! Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose is SO excited to bring you this Pandora Giveaway, hosted by many great bloggers. This Pandora prize is a wonderful gift for someone special in your life, including YOU! The Rafflecopter form is below and all the details about the prizes and the hosts. Good Luck!


One (1) lucky winner will win:

One Pandora bracelet size 7.5 


One Pandora Collectible Ceramic Cupcake Jewelry 

Box with Breast Cancer print


This Collectible Cupcake was given in 2010 

with every purchase of $150 or more it was given free, it's 

new in original box.

Giveaway Runs: 12/1  to  12/20

US resident only.

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Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose is not responsible for prize.  Prize will be send by NYSavingSpecials.  If you have any question about this giveaway please contact NYSavingSpecials at

Tuesday, November 27, 2012

SilkN Flash & Go HPL Hair Removal Device #Giveaway! Open to US. Ends: 12/20/12, 11:59PM/EST **VIDEO Inside of Prize**

Ladies, we know how important it is to make sure that we are hair-free, in all the right places, when stepping out on the town and up close with that special someone. Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose has partnered with Bay Area Mommy in giving away a SilkN Flash & Go HPL Hair Removal Device to one lucky winner as part of her 2012 Holiday Gift Guide! I wanted to make sure that you knew, in greater detail, about this prize so I have found a detailed video by SilkN to explain their Flash & Go to you below! Watch the video to learn all about how to use this product and get yourself hair-free in time for your next Christmas Holiday Parties without all the fuss of razors. The Giveaway Tools entry form is below as well! Good Luck!

Giveaway is open to US residents only, ages 18 and above
Ends: December 20 at 11:59pm EST.

About the SILKN Flash & Go

This device operates similarly to the laser but is safe for in-home use. However, it will not work on certain skin and hair colors or if your skin has been recently tanned or were exposed to sun-tanning. The video above will explain this in much greater detail for you and also you can check the details and product FAQs at the Silkn website (scroll down to the area just below the "Add to Shopping Cart" button) to see if this device is for you. 

Regardless, if it's not a product for you, still enter the giveaway to try to win for someone else you know who could use and love this hair-removal device! 

How To Enter 

To enter, please use the GiveawayTools form below. Good luck!

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Disclaimer: Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose is not responsible for the shipment of this prize. The host will contact the winner directly for prize delivery. 

Sunday, November 25, 2012

Free #Blogger Opportunity ~ The Next 'Have It Your Way' Event! Sign Ups Open! Giveaway Begins: 12/21/12!

Have It Your Way

FREE Blogger Opportunity! 

If you're a blogger, then why not give your readers the chance to win whatever they want! Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose, will be teaming up with some other AMAZING bloggers to bring you ANOTHER, Have It Your Way Giveaway! We will be giving away $200, in this special event! 

How does it work? 
Whatever the winner wants, the winner will get! Kindle Fire, PayPal Cash, Amazing, Wal-Mart, Target! Who cares, they get just what they want! 

What does the Bloggers get?
 Blogger get FREE Facebook Link with the option to purchase additional links! 

 Tell Me more!
    • Prize: Whatever you want up to $200 (shipping included) Do you want a Kindle Fire? Maybe an iPod, hummm maybe gift card to Target, oh wait Paypal cash? We don't care we want you to have it your way! So let the games begin, and let's have some fun with this one!

Right now, here are the Details just for the Bloggers who would like to participate:
    • Giveaway will begin 12/21/12 and end on 1/21/13
    • FREE Facebook Link - With Announcement Post!
    • Winner will receive $200 anything they want - if they choose a product shipping is included in the $200.
    • Additional links will be $2 - Daily Votes $3 - Paid links will be moved up on Rafflecopter.
    • Important: Copy/Paste: into the 'Who referred You' box of the sign up form below.**

Thank you!

There's a 'Have It Your Way' Giveaway going on RIGHT NOW too at Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose, just visit that Giveaway HERE! (It will End on 12/06/12, Open Worldwide, 18+ years old to enter.) 

Saturday, November 24, 2012

Win Nostalgia Frozen #Beverage Station in New Years #Giveaway! Open to US. Ends: 12/23/12,11:59PM/EST

Welcome to the New Years Drink Station Giveaway!

Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose has teamed up with the hosts of this festive giveaway as a promoter to bring you a gift you will enjoy on this coming New Years Eve! How are you celebrating your New Year's Eve? Well, if you're going to have a private party with some of your closest friends, you may just want to pull out your Drink Station to whip up some refreshing beverages. How about making some margaritas, pina coladas, or strawberry daiquiris? With this machine, you will bring life to the party in a very refreshing way! The hosts have provided a Rafflecopter entry form below to gather all entries. Make sure to use it below!

Giveaway Details:

One(1) Lucky person will win a Nostalgia Frozen Beverage Station!
Open to US Residents. 18+ years old.
Giveaway Open: November 25, 2012 12:01am/EST until December 23, 2012 11:59pm/EST.

This all-in-one frozen drink machine will make perfect slush drinks, margaritas, daiquiris, smoothies and more every time! Perfect for your New Years Eve Bash! The two ice shaving options allow you to choose a fine or coarse shaved ice texture. Making one or multiple servings is easy, with the serving sizes indicated right on the pitcher. Use the included recipes to make delicious drinks, or create your own. With the Frozen Beverage Station, making refreshing icy drinks is fun and easy! 

LIVE VIDEO of Nostalgia Frozen Beverage Station in Action!

Enter Here on Rafflecopter Form:

Disclosure: Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose is not responsible for shipping prize to winner, nor did I accept any form of compensation for this promoting this giveaway. Winner will have 48 hours to respond to winning email, so please look for these emails.

Thursday, November 22, 2012

2012 #Holiday Turkey Hunt Blog Hop! Win $30 PayPal Cash Here! Open Worldwide. Ends: 12/07/12, 11:59PM/EST **Multiple Prizes To Win**


Walking In Christ (The WIC Project) is hosting the 2012 Holiday Turkey Blog Hop and Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose has joined as one of the blogs to give away a $30 PayPal Cash Prize with a Grand Prize from the host of $135 Amazon Gift Card

My Blog Prize: Open Worldwide. 
The WIC Project Grand Prize: Open to US and Canada residents, excluding Quebec
Giveaway Runs: 11/23/12, 12:01AM/EST thru 12/07/12, 11:59PM/EST

Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose 
$30 PayPal Cash for One (1) Winner

How To Enter
No entry form. It's Easy to Enter!
Follow Steps 1 -4 below
Like me on Facebook with 'LIKE' Button below or Here
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Leave ONLY ONE (1) Blog Comment on this post below with: 
  • Your Facebook Name used
  • Pinterest Name used
  • Twitter Name used
  • Commonly Used Email Address (in case you are my $30 winner!)
Your Odds:
All steps completed will be counted as one individual entry per each person's comment since some of you may not want to get a Twitter, Pinterest or Facebook account for this giveaway hop. Your odds will be greater if you do complete all steps though because the winner will be randomly drawn using Important: Please make sure to leave your contact information as noted in Step 4

Grand Prize for $135 Amazon Gift Card

Now, continue your Turkey Hunt by hopping to other bloggers to increase your chances of winning different prizes! Good Luck!

Disclosure: The WiC Project and the Holiday Turkey Hunt Blog Hop bloggers, to include, Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose, are not responsible for prize distribution or for sponsors who do not fulfill their prizes unless it is noted that they are self-sponsoring the prize(s).

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

@ActorSelenaB on Twitter Attended #TurkeyDrive for Homeless (Nov. 19. 2012)

"Happy Holidays Everyone: 
Giving back is very important to me. I know deep down that my ultimate purpose in life is to acquire the tools necessary to help people. I was so happy to be invited to the Turkey Drive for the Homeless event at the Universal Studios City Walk, Infusion Lounge. There were many happy faces in the building who were as grateful as I was to give back this Thanksgiving holiday season. 
It is necessary for us all to set examples for others. As we mature and grow into our gifts and talents we must also not forget to give as much as we receive.
To know that my turkey will be on the table of a family in need or those who are homeless gives me great joy. 
I have a question for you: What will you be doing this year to help someone?
Share your good news in a comment below or Find Me on Twitter:@ActorSelenaB to share! (I will be happy to follow you back!)
This holiday, I'm wishing you a very special Thanksgiving with family and friends." 
Blessings and lots of love 
Here are a few photos from the Thanksgiving Drive For The Homeless:

Monday, November 19, 2012

Hidden Treasure #Candles #Giveaway! Open to US. Ends: 12/20/12, 11:59PM/EST **2 Each for 5 Winners**

Welcome to the Hidden Treasure Giveaway!

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Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose loves candles and I just had to be one of the promoters for this Hidden Treasure Candles Giveaway. If you're not familiar with these candles, each of them have jewelry inside of them that you will absolutely love! I believe you can never get enough of the pleasant scents that come from candles. Good Luck and Enjoy!

About the Giveaway

The Prizes
  • Five Winners will received TWO Hidden Treasure Candles Each! Like always, winner chooses their candles, so head on over to Hidden Treasure Candles and check out their fabulous scents.
How To Enter
  • To enter, use the Rafflecopter form below, must be 18 years of age.

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  • Event runs from 11/20/2012 at 12:01am EST until 12/20/2012 at 11:59pm EST
  • Giveaway is open to US

Disclosure: Selena Thinking Out Loud With Purpose is not responsible for the shipment of prizes. All winners will be notified for shipping information by the host and sent from Hidden Treasure Candles company. No monetary compensation was given for promoting this giveaway.

Sunday, November 18, 2012

Find #Holiday Tips and How-Tos for #Entertaining and Looking Fabulous this Season!

This holiday season is all about entertaining guests, gatherings with family and friends, and looking your best. However, you don't have to break the bank in this economy to do it. Holiday tips and how-tos for choosing the right decor for your events and maintaining your fabulousness is right at your fingertips! Magazine companies make it their business to provide their readers quality content to make your life easier and especially keep you looking your best. That is why this holiday season it is alright to live a frugal life and still impress your guests with tips and how-tos from your latest and greatest, inexpensive magazine subscriptions.

If you're looking for ways to surprise your guests with delicious appetizers and cocktails to start your next holiday event off right, why not read all about it in the Food Network Magazine. Fans of Food Network Television already know about their diverse styles of cooking and how they use food to help you entertain and thrive.

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Some of your guests may be more on the health-conscious side of things or eat vegetarian foods instead, like myself, so why not use the Healthy Cooking Magazine as a reference. In this magazine, they provide nutritious entrees, main courses, and also buffet-style recipe options that will certainly knock your guests socks off because they will taste so great.

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And yes, during the holidays we have to have plenty of desserts to go around. The Dessert Professionals (formerly Chocolatier) Magazine provide you great ideas and tips for preparation and presentation of elegant desserts. There are pages of dessert creations from professional chefs as well as from their very own test kitchen to help you recreate what you see.
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Now that you have your event all planned, let's get you looking fabulous. When it comes to how-tos and tips on fashion and style you can't go wrong with the advise from the magazines in the 'Woman's Interest' category at SubscriptionAddiction.comThere's Elle Magazine, Harpers Bazaar Magazine, Cosmopolitan, Latina Magazine, and many more.

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Finally, there's hair and makeup. If you're looking to do-it-yourself, I would recommend the Hair's How Magazine. Learn like the salon professionals and beauty school students, the latest trends for women and men, interviews with industry icons, professional advise, and step-by-step instructions on looks. If you love celebrity hairstyles on the red carpet and in their everyday looks around town, then Celebrity Hairstyles Magazine is for you. Last, but not least, Hype Hair for the African American woman, providing cosmetic tips and information on new beauty products as well.

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Now, after all that preparation, it's time to celebrate the holidays with the people you love and appreciate. It's a lot of information here but I know you can handle it! Have fun and a happy holiday season!

Exclusive: Right now,, is providing a 15% off coupon code: Expired Now on all their magazines in stock!