Bibo Barmaid Single Serve Cocktail Machine

Bibo Barmaid is the ultimate cocktail / mocktail machine – great for game day, get-togethers, and holiday entertaining.  Bibo Barmaid a smart, single-serve cocktail machine that allows users to create expertly blended mixed drinks at home with the touch of a button.

Add a cocktail pouch (there are many specialty drink flavors to choose from), shot(s) as indicated (or not, for the mocktails), ice, then pull the lever. Voila! A perfect drink in 20 seconds!

Debra Walker, founder and owner of Bibo Barmaid. (Aaron Houston NJBIZ)

The Bibo Gift set comes with a cocktail shaker and 3 delicious naturally flavored cocktail mix pouches, including Cucumber Melon, Margarita, and Tangerine Paloma.  Refills of everyone’s favorite flavors can be easily ordered online and also include: Mai Tai, Rum Punch and Appletini.

The Bibo Barmaid retails for $199.99 and is available at, Amazon, Best Buy, and other retailers.

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StarKist Tuna Creations Kale and Quinoa Tuna Salad Recipe

Kale and Quinoa Tuna Salad


1 2.6 oz. pouch StarKist Tuna Creations®, Lemon Dill (or try the Ranch flavor for a different twist)

1-½ cups ribbon cut baby kale leaves

¼ cup cooked quinoa

¼ cup diced red pepper

Dijon Vinaigrette:

1 Tbsp. canola oil

1 tsp. Dijon mustard

2 tsp. white wine vinegar


  1. Toss kale with quinoa and red peppers and place on plate.  Flake Tuna Creations and place on top of the salad.
  2. In a small bowl whisk the canola oil, mustard and vinegar until combined.  Drizzle over the salad.

Servings: 1

Prep Time: 10 minutes

Cook Time: 0 minutes

StarKist Tuna Creations are featured in the Rooney Party of 4 Fall Gift Guide.

Recipe by Candace Cameron Bure. Product provided by StarKist. 

Splashlings: An Ocean Full Of Friends Wave 2

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Opening the package of the Splashlings assortment, I was transported back to a time when my age was in single digits – I would have spent hours playing with these.  I can’t {heart} these little ocean critters and their adorableness enough.  The mini mermaids are just precious, too.

There is a strong appeal of all things micro – girl toys aside, my boys love itty bitty animals like these, tiny vehicles, and the like – and the Splashlings line does not disappoint.

Splashlings Wave 2 is arriving at Walmart stores February 2017!!

The packs would be great for your little Valentines!

Over 100 new mermaids, ocean friends, gems, shells and treasures join the Splashlings family, affording kids more than 200 ocean-themed characters to collect between the two waves.

Splashlings Wave II Mermaids Assortments

Designed for kids ages 5 and older, the Mermaid 12-pack includes a Mermaid, seven Splashlings (plus 2 ‘hidden’ Splashlings) and two seashells. Ages 4+, SRP: $12.99

The Mermaid 6 pack assortment includes 1 mermaid, four Splashlings and one seashell. Ages 4+, SRP: $5.99

Splashlings Ocean Full of Friends™ 2-packs make it a surprise each time to see what two Splashlings are behind the foil pack inside! Ages 4+, SRP $2.99. A 2-pack Splashlings Collector Shell is also available; SRP $3.99.

Coral Treasure Park – What do Mermaids do when they are not swimming in the ocean? Head to Coral Treasure Park, for endless play on slides, swings and more! The set includes a Mermaid, two Splashlings Pets, and one inner tube.  SRP: $19.99

Medical Center Playset – At times, Mermaids and An Ocean Full of Friends need a little nurturing medical care, and the Medical Center Playset, packaged with two Splashing Pets, helps get Splashlings friends cured and ready for more fun.  SRP: $14.99

You can find Splashlings on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

Now, what this line really needs is a little boyish styling, perhaps with a boy Marine Biologist to pair with these amazingly adorable ocean critters!