Category: Bathing


Beautiful Bath Bombs on a Budget

Ms.Bubble believes that bath bombs make bathing fun and relaxing. It’s one of the life’s pleasures that is simple as well as indulgent, Money doesn’t grow on trees, and spending $8. to $10 on one gorgeous bomb from Lush may not be on the grocery list this week. No, you don’t have to go without, if you do a little shopping around you can … Read More Beautiful Bath Bombs on a Budget


Rain, Rain Go Away

At a time that the change of seasons mean a little more rain, and in the Pacific Northwest that interprets to a lot more; taking a warm bath seems appropriate. Reflect back to a time when things were more simple, and the choice of bath products a little more limited, and remember Neutrogena Rainbath. Neutrogena Rainbath Refreshing Shower and Bath Gel, Original, 16 Fl. … Read More Rain, Rain Go Away

A Mu-so muse

Muse: A person who inspires artistic expression. Naim’s Mu-So QB does exactly that. This gorgeous compact system is an inspiration to listening to music; its elegant design and dramatic lighting captivate you before you even begin to play music.   Recently chosen by EISA as their Compact System of the Year, the Mu-So QB has the technological heart to back up its magical soul. A … Read More A Mu-so muse


Lavenders Blue (dilly dilly)

Remember the nursery rhyme “Lavenders blue Dilly-dillly, Lavender green If I were king Dilly-dilly I’d need a queen.” Well you can be queen, not just for the day but for the night too. Drop some lavender oil into your bath, and immerse into a pool of water that is bound to help you sleep and relax. One of the best essential oils around is … Read More Lavenders Blue (dilly dilly)


Tub Tunes Playlist No. 1

  Award-winning music writer Chrissie Dickinson joins us from Chicago with a pedigree too long to list, but you can read all about her at She’ll be contributing monthly playlists of her favorite tunes for your enjoyment. Please let us know what you think! The best country and Americana artists are masters at blending sparkling melodies, sing-along choruses, and great storytelling. It’s the … Read More Tub Tunes Playlist No. 1


Vitabath Plus

As the years go by and our skin changes, darn it all, so do the products that we use. Youthful skin possesses natural oils that give a radiance of youth with the elasticity that goes along with it. As we age, our skin’s natural oil production slows down, and our skin becomes dry. Although I still love to use Vitabath Spring Green, for the … Read More Vitabath Plus


Bath Salt Soothes the Soul.

Mineral Bath Salt Although I love bubble baths, I have to say that soaking in bath salts is a great way to relieve stress, and it softens your skin. Not all bath salts are the same. My favorite is those from the San Francisco Salt Co. You can experience Minerva Dead Sea Salt, beautiful Sherpa pink Himalayan bath salts or one of their scented … Read More Bath Salt Soothes the Soul.


Vitabath fly me away!

The original Vitabath Spring Green conjures up memories of 1981. After a long day of flying (from one hub city to the other as a young flight attendant) nothing was more refreshing than dipping into a tub full of bubbles with a tinge of green. My roommates that remember this are Deb Webb, Debi Esposito and Karen Haines. Our small studio apartment in Chicago … Read More Vitabath fly me away!


Rubber Ducky

Everyone can feel like a kid again, and it can be as simple as just slipping a little rubber ducky into your bathtub. No kidding. Somehow that inner child can be beckoned, and you can rediscover how easy it is to have a little fun. All you need is a little ducky.   You can also choose a rubber ducky that defines your personality … Read More Rubber Ducky

Get rid of dead skin!

For skin sloughing that softens at the same time, try Lush’s ‘Buffy’. “Massage our Buffy body butter all over your wet skin in the bath or shower to make you softer and smooth to the touch, paying special attention to your backside. We add ground rice, almonds, and beans to Buffy to act as exfoliants; the rough textures eliminate lumps and bumps and slough … Read More Get rid of dead skin!


Bath, where it all began.

For those of you that haven’t been to Bath U.K., it was the hot spot for the Romans during the Crusades. Today, nearby you can relax at the Thermal Spa, and float as the Romans did centuries ago.