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Monday, July 27, 2009

For The Man In Your Life




Give your man the pleasure of not going the the unpleasant burn after shaving. Poor men suffer with those harsh highly scented and full of alcohol aftershaves. It has a nice cooling sensation when applied right after shaving. Its all natural ingredients with no burning alcohol. It goes on cool and dries fast.

It is made with pure aloe vera gel, vegetable glycerin, witch hazel which is a nice astringent, coconut oil to moisturize dry skin. This is a must have if you are tired using aftershaves that burn you face.

Stop by our Artfire Studio or our Etsy Shop and pick yourself up one of these for the man in your life. He should have to suffer with the burn of market aftershaves.

Monday, July 13, 2009

Christmas In July Sale July 14-19 2009

Pegasus Handmade Soaps is having a

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Why wait til Christmas to save when you can save during the summer. Our Etsy shop will be having our annual Christmas in July sale. Every item will be reduced. And if you have one of our discount cards which expires in September, you can save even more. We need to make room for more inventory. What to purchase more than 1 item and save on shipping cost, no problem, simply request a combined shipping total in the "message to seller" box at checkout and I will send you a invoice.
Or you can just pay and I will refund the overpayment. It's that easy.

Artfire Shop, all of our items will be already marked down. Want to purchase more than 1 item at Artfire, that no problem eitehr, simply request a combine shipping total here as well in the "message to seller" box at checkout and wait for a revised invoice or we will just refund the overpayment here too. We do apologize for any inconvenience due to the fact that these sites do not have postal calculates to calculate accurate shipping charges for multiple items only for 1.

Hurry sale only runs for 6 days.

Sale is for currently in stock items. Cannot combined with any other offers. Sale is not valid on previously place orders.

Free gift with any $25.00 or more purchase (excluding shipping)



~Michelle

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Time To Move On




The passing of Michael Jackson has been a shock to everyone including myself. He has been a big part of my life as a child and as a adult. The day before Michael had passed away, I was watching his video "You Rock My World" on Youtube. Then after I finished watching and singing with the video, I said to myself, "What a sad day the world will be when this man dies". The next day June 25th is when he did die. Man did I feel bad.

Before his passing, every now and then I watch some of his videos and they always make me smile and want to just get up and start dancing. You Rock My World was one of his latest videos. Then I was in such a good mood I wanted to watch some of the other videos such as "Remember The Time", Thriller, Smooth Criminal. It is hard to just pick out just one of his songs when so many of them were good. I remember the song "Childhood" and I just recently heard it on the radio and never really paid attention to the lyrics. It was heartbreaking.

The songs that I think were just underrated are "Who is it", and "Stranger in Moscow".

His death was a shock to me and I am sure to most others too. I never really sat down and cried but I did feel a sense of loss of a man that I grew up with and my son had grown up with. Just because you never met someone, doesn't mean you can't feel sorrow for them. When we lost a lot of our service men and women in Iraq, I feel the sorrow and pain of their families. Michael Jackson has been part of many of our lives and we all take his passing in different ways. No I never met him and I wished that I did but maybe in another life I will get the chance to meet the most famous entertainer and most loving person, soft spoken and giving person in the world.

Rest in Peace Michael. I will always remember the times.

Thursday, July 2, 2009

One of my favorite holidays during the summer months. I love July 4th. Time for barbeque, fireworks and spending time with the family. My husband and I decided to barbeque this weekend just the two of us. We would have prefer to have some family come visit but unfortunately, no one is able to come. My son and my mother came to visit a couple of weeks ago and it was such a delight to have them see our home. We have been living in our new home now for a year as of June 30th and they were our first visitors. It would have been so nice to see them this weekend as well.

I love watching the fireworks display. We usually can see them from our bedroom window where we use to live but now that we have moved, we will not be able to see them. When I lived in Philadelphia (which was several yrs ago) My son and I use to head down to Penns Landing waterfront and see the fireworks display up close. Boy that was such a treat but dealing with the crowds afterwards was a mess. Taking a car there was not a wise choice so we would always bus it or take the El to the waterfront.



( A view from Penns Landing in Phila) Its just beautiful there. You always get a nice breeze right near the water. My son and I use to take a bike ride every Sunday during the summer early in the morning. Gosh those where the days.



This is how crowded it can get during the 4th of July and special events that are held on the waterfront. The streets are packed with people. You can barely move. Over the years it has gotten more and more difficult to even get to Penns Landing because of the amount of people that come there just for the fireworks. Penns Landing has expanded and have so much going on there now since I lived there.


(flickr photo by willow2k)

The fireworks display would be on a barg in the Delaware river between Camden NJ and Philadelphia so both sides of the river can see it.This is such an awesome shot of the fireworks. Many thanks to willow2k for allowing me to use this photo.

Now that I am living in northern VA I don't get to see many fireworks unless I go into DC or other areas that are having fireworks. I will just remember the times I shared with my son going to Penns Landing in Phila which were the best moments of my son's childhood that brings a smile to my face.

I want to wish you all a happy and safe July 4th weekend.

~Michelle