What’s On My Amazon Wish List + a Couple Purchased Duds

Well, it’s that time of year when Amazon purchases are plenty and arriving on my doorstep almost daily. What can I say? Between holiday shopping – both for our home and gifts for others – plus sneaking in a few extras for myself, there’s nothing easier! So today I’m sharing what’s on my Amazon wish list, plus a few already-purchased duds that I really don’t recommend.

What's On My Amazon Wish List + A Couple Purchased Duds
 
It’s no secret that I’m a big advocate for Amazon fashion finds (as recently evidenced here and here). I turn to a lot of bloggers for their recommendations in this department. Lindsay has me wishing for this cozy pullover, and Gina shared the cutest button-detail sweatshirt. Both seem like must-haves for our cold Wisconsin weather!

Speaking about the weather, my (undiagnosed) seasonal affective disorder hit hard and furious thanks to the time change. In addition to taking a Vitamin D supplement, I’m thinking about giving light therapy a try. Something nicknamed a happy light seems pretty promising.

Wouldn’t this organizer be cute in an office or command-center area?

It has been a few years since Finny had a new Christmas/winter collar, and let me tell you that this dog lives for a new collar. He struts around and everything. I think this snowflake buffalo plaid bow tie would look pretty dapper.

If you’re into crocheting or any sort of crafting, a pom pom maker is a must-have. For how inexpensive these are, I was skeptical and I did have to watch a video on how to use it. But, it’s the easiest thing ever and I highly recommend!

Now, for a couple duds

Remember when I mentioned that I wanted to try a root touch-up powder? Well, I did, and it didn’t go so well. In theory, I think this is a great idea, but only if you’re a brunette or have dark hair. Trying to put blonde-colored powder over dark roots just doesn’t work.

I’m on the hunt for inexpensive flameless candles, and this pack is a no. They’re not crap, but they’re not good either. Very skinny design and look pretty cheap/fake. If you know of good flameless candles that aren’t the expensive Mirage brand, do share!

What’s on your Amazon wish list? Do you do a lot of holiday shopping online?

More of my past Amazon hauls!

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14 Comments

  1. Debra Stachelski wrote:

    I hope Costco still has the set of flameless candles I have, they are great and really well priced! I love that collar for Finn! I may need one of those pom pon makers too!

    Posted 1.28.19 Reply
  2. Biana Perez wrote:

    Both the pullover and the sweatshirt are on my list as well! Amazon fashion is just the best and so nicely priced!! I don’t know much about the happy light but it sounds amazing and needed for us here in Boston too! xo, Biana –BlovedBoston

    Posted 1.28.19 Reply
  3. Caroline wrote:

    I love that sweatshirt!! I would love to hear more about the light therapy too. This getting dark at 4 PM business stinks. Thanks for sharing and I hope that you have a great day!!

    Posted 1.28.19 Reply
    • It’s supposed to help your mood if you struggle this time of year, like I do. I’ll report back if I try it.

      Posted 1.28.19 Reply
  4. Ann Thelen wrote:

    I like my Pottery Barn flameless candles. 🙂

    Posted 1.28.19 Reply
  5. Emily Dunham wrote:

    I am a big fan of the flameless candles from World Market. I have a bunch of them in various sizes, and they even have timers, too!

    Posted 1.28.19 Reply
  6. Kay R. wrote:

    Oh I love the organizer!

    Posted 1.28.19 Reply
  7. Kristy Simon wrote:

    Omg I NEED the happy light!!! Thank you for a wonderful Xmas list idea I can give to Mom…I’m sure she will read this comment, too! LOL!

    Posted 1.28.19 Reply

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