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ALAHTA Pouch Provides Stylish Storage for a Hairbrush or Comb, While Protecting the Inside of a Purse or Travel Bag

Developed by product creator and entrepreneur Athalia Monae, the ALAHTA Pouch (www.pouchesbyalahta.com) is designed to store a hairbrush or comb, while protecting the inside of a woman’s purse, gym bag, travel bag, or any other form of luggage from stray hairs and hair products. The pouch can accommodate paddle brushes, rake tail combs, rat tail combs, wig brushes, and blow dry brushes.

As a woman on the go, Athalia Monae was getting sick and tired of tossing her hairbrush and comb into her purse, only to wind up with stray hairs and hair products all over the other stuff on the inside. So she wrapped them in a paper towel and began searching beauty supply stores, department stores, drug stores, and even online for the right solution. But she couldn’t find what she was looking for.

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ALAHTA Hair Brush/Comb Pouch

That’s when Monae designed, created, and patented just the case that she wanted. She launched her company, ALAHTA (www.pouchesbyalahta.com), and introduced its flagship product – the ALAHTA Pouch.

The ALAHTA Pouch is designed to store a hairbrush or comb, while protecting the inside of a woman’s purse, gym bag, travel bag, or any other form of luggage from stray hairs and hair products. The pouch can accommodate paddle brushes, rake tail combs, rat tail combs, wig brushes, and blow dry brushes.

Available in various colors and prints, the pouch is made of a polyurethane exterior and fabric all throughout the inside, which easily can be wiped clean and also is safe in the washing machine.

“My sole objective behind this design was to create a quality product available to all other women that need something to keep their hairbrush or comb in,” said Monae. “But for me personally, it was not only about creating a product that is needed, but also something that I can be proud of and something that other women will appreciate and find to be helpful. Today, I can say that we certainly are on our way to getting there.”

For more information or to order the ALAHTA Pouch for hairbrushes and combs, visit www.pouchesbyalahta.com.

About Athalia Monae:

Athalia Monae is a product creator, published author, entrepreneur, and founder of ALAHTA, Inc., one of the newest product development and innovation companies in the U.S. Monae’s primary mission in launching ALAHTA is to produce high-quality, easy-to-use products that improve the everyday lives of men and women. The company’s flagship product is the ALAHTA Pouch, designed to store a hairbrush or comb, while protecting the inside of a woman’s purse, gym bag, or travel bag.

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2x Super Bowl Champ and POC Entrepreneur Terrell Davis is Winning the Wellness Space – Try His Products Today

Only a year after successfully launching his sports wellness brand, DEFY, co-founder Terrell Davis (“TD”) continues to redefine what it’s like to be a black entrepreneur in a climate of COVID and civil unrest.

TD has been front and center helping DEFY to crystalize its mission, from securing product donations at the height of COVID to speaking up about George FloydWhether it’s winning super bowls or opening up new markets, TD’s message is always the same – DEFY the moment.

DEFY ZERO Sampler
16 oz – $35.94 / 6-pack

Redefine your focus and recovery with six bottles of our zero-sugar-added CBD performance drink in three delicious flavors (Orange Mango, Mixed Berry, Lemonade). Discover your new favorite and begin your journey of defying the everyday.

  • / ZERO added sugar
  • / 20 Calories per bottle
  • / 20mg of performance-spectrum hemp extract
  • / Includes CBD with minor cannabinoids CBG, CBC and CBN
  • / 0% THC
  • / 10% coconut water for enhanced hydration
  • / Vitamins, potassium, and electrolytes
  • / Natural flavors and sweeteners
  • / No artificially sourced colors
  • / Vegan / gluten-free / dairy-free / soy-free
  • / 16-ounce bottles

DEFY’s CBD performance drinks are designed to help you DEFY your limitations™. DEFY utilizes patented technology to achieve optimal absorption and increased bioavailability. DEFY’s recovery-enhancing performance spectrum hemp extract is exclusively sourced from crops grown using organic practices on licensed U.S. farms, traceable seed to sale, and always full-panel tested by accredited third-party labs.

Perform CBD Oil
1 oz. – $54.99

Elevate your game with our hemp-derived CBD tincture custom formulated for peak performance. PERFORM CBD is specifically crafted with a proprietary blend of minor cannabinoids paired with MCT oil for optimal absorption, flavor and results.

  • / Organically Grown USA Hemp
  • / Non-intoxicating; 0% THC
  • / Broad Spectrum: CBD, CBG, CBC, CBN & CBD-V
  • / Natural Terpene Profile
  • / No Added Flavors, Colors or Additives
  • / Lab Tested to Ensure Purity & Potency
  • / Vegan / Gluten-Free / Non-GMO / Sugar-Free / Alcohol-Free
  • / 250mg or 750mg, 1-ounce bottles

CBD Muscle Balm
2.4 oz – $49.99

Penetrate your muscles with a powerhouse combination of menthol and camphor, formulated to soothe stressed and tired muscles. DEFY’s easy to apply, no mess formulation includes a natural comforting blend of essential oils including 800mg of CBD to provide targeted penetration.

  • / 800mg CBD
  • / Non-Intoxicating; 0% THC
  • / 10% Menthol & 5% Camphor
  • / Lab Tested to Ensure Purity and Potency
  • / Paraben, BHT and Salicylate-Free
  • / Free of Dyes and Fillers
  • / Cruelty-Free
  • / Non-GMO

DEFY for the active social lifestyle®

DEFY’s recovery-enhancing CBD is exclusively sourced from hemp crops grown using organic practices on licensed U.S. farms, made traceable back to the batch, and third-party tested for potency and purity. Manufactured only in the USA in strict accordance to current GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) regulations.

DEFY is the world’s first mainstream CBD built specifically for athletes and those who want to become better in the gym. Formulated to aid in rapid muscle fiber recovery and clear-headed, hyper-focused training, DEFY delivers naturally derived performance, recovery and rejuvenation for every kind of athlete. And with research still only scratching the surface of CBD’s potential, we’re only just beginning to DEFY the Everyday.

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Gourmet Gift Baskets Make the Best Holiday Gifts

You don’t need a partridge in a pear tree, or a homemade Christmas gift. Ensure a memorable holiday celebration with GourmetGiftBaskets’ Christmas Gift Baskets that will keep the recipient feeling merry and bright this holiday season.

When surrounded by friends and family, give them something you can be proud of and something that will bring them joy this Christmas season. Beautiful cheerful bows, gourmet holiday flavors, and high-quality ingredients are the foundation of GourmetGiftBaskets’ holiday selection.

A Taste Of Elegance Gift Tower

Simple and sophisticated, this beautiful gift tower is elegant in both appearances and tastes! Inside four of these beautiful metallic silver and gold boxes, GourmetGiftBaskets arranged an assortment of these favorite gourmet treats, like sweet cinnamon sugar cookies and the crispiest handcrafted popcorn, to create a stunning gift that’s as pleasing to the eye as it is to the palate!

  • Milk Chocolate Caramel Squares by Ghirardelli (6) – .53 oz. – Creamy caramel smothered in rich milk chocolate.
  • Cheese Straws by Mississippi Cheese Straw Factory – 1 oz. – A traditional savory cookie known and loved by anyone who grew up or has lived in the south.

Dimensions: 10.875″x 7.25″x 5.5″

Christmas Morning Breakfast Gift Basket

Make the most anticipated morning of the year even more exciting (and give them the stamina to unwrap all those presents) with a gourmet baked goods breakfast. Carefully arranged in an adorable woven seagrass tray basket are this freshest morning pastries including muffins, danish, croissants, and tea bread. This Christmas gift even includes a festive ‘Tis the Season gift tag. Make Christmas breakfast planning easier for them with a baked goods selection that is almost as special as the morning itself. The magic of the Christmas season is enjoyed through twinkling lights, hand-tied bows, and the bounty of presents under the tree. Make their Christmas season a little brighter by gifting one of GourmetGiftBaskets’ high-quality holiday gifts from the Christmas collection.

  • La Marca Prosecco Splits – (2) 187ml splits
  • Apple Filled Croissant by GourmetGiftBaskets.com – (2) 4.5 oz.
  • Raspberry Filled Danish by GourmetGiftBaskets.com – (2) 4.5 oz.
  • Blueberry Muffin by GourmetGiftBaskets.com – (3) 4 oz.
  • Pistachio Muffin by GourmetGiftBaskets.com – (3) 4 oz.
  • Chocolate Marble Tea Bread by GourmetGiftBaskets.com – (2) 3 oz.
  • Cranberry Tea Bread by GourmetGiftBaskets.com – (2) 3 oz.

All baked goods in this gift basket are Kosher TABLET-K certified.

Christmas Lights Chocolate Covered Strawberries

Christmas lights can give even the most patient person a headache. Luckily, when you cover them in chocolate it’s a different story! A dozen ripe, juicy strawberries are covered in milk, white, and dark Belgian chocolate and then decorated with festive drizzles and candies that look just like the lights on their tree. Delight them this Christmas with this delicious gift!

Healthy Christmas Basket

Around the holidays, a lot of people are really conscious about what they’re eating (there are just so many sweets lurking around). That’s why GourmetGiftBaskets decided to create a wonderful Christmas gift full of irresistible foods no one has to feel guilty about enjoying! Inside one of the signature gift crates, GourmetGiftBaskets arranged an assortment of wholesome eats, like premium hand-roasted Virginia peanuts, sweet kettle corn, and dried fruit trail mix, for a holiday gift that’s not only delicious but healthy too!

  • Pretzel Twists by GourmetGiftBaskets.com – 3 oz.
  • Chichester Snack Mix by Merrimack Valley Snack Company – 2 oz.
  • Roasted & Salted Peanuts by J&R Gourmet – 2 oz.
  • Earl Grey Tea by Davidson’s – 8 sachets
  • Garlic Cheese by Mountain View Farms – 6 oz.
  • Sea Salt & Cracked Pepper Kettle Corn by GourmetGiftBaskets.com – 4.2 oz.
  • Stoned Wheat Crackers by Eleanor + Flynn – 4 oz.
  • Blueberry Pomegranate Trail Mix Crunch by 180 Snacks – 1 oz.
  • Almond Cashew Clusters with Pumpkin Seeds by 180 Snacks – 1 oz.
  • Cranberry Orange Tea by Davidson’s – 8 sachets

Make Your List & Check It Twice. Spread holiday cheer to your friends and family near and far with a gourmet Christmas gift basket from the stellar holiday collection. GourmetGiftBaskets’ handcrafted Christmas gifts are made with only the finest ingredients and are delivered right to their door. Shop for the delivered gifts and Christmas food baskets right from your home, and find a present for everyone on your list.

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Leave it all on the court and stay hydrated with Electrolit

Push yourself. Electrolit’s great flavors deliver scientifically superior hydration that helps you recover in an instant. Go all day. Recover in an instant. Electrolit’s four great flavors have the perfect formula to deliver scientifically superior hydration fast.

Fruit Punch
that knocks out your thirst.
Electrolit is perfectly formulated to help you hydrate in an instant.

Strawberry Kiwi.
Two fruit flavors converge to crush your thirst and bring you instant hydration.
Hydrate faster with Electrolit.

Grape is great.
For instant hydration, grab an Electrolit
—its scientifically superior hydration formula works faster.

  • FUEL THE FUN. Whether you’re spending a day at the beach, need a morning pick-me-up after happy hour or need to hydrate after pilates, Electrolit helps fuel the fun. Electrolit is there to keep you going in the heat, after the party and post workout.
  • SCIENTIFICALLY FORMULATED. The Electrolit formula offers an optimal balance of electrolytes to prevent and treat dehydration. Magnesium, Sodium, Potassium and Calcium work together to help treat your body and recover faster.
  • GREAT NATURAL TASTE. Available in a variety of flavors, this great-tasting recovery beverage uses glucose as a natural sweetener and source of energy, without any preservatives.
  • PHARMACEUTICAL-GRADE. Electrolit follows World Heath Organization guidelines for rehydration. High-quality ingredients work with your body so you can feel your best after drinking, heat exposure, or extensive physical activity.
  • RECOVERY BENEFITS. Our innovative formula hosts a combination of premium ingredients that aid in rapid recovery. Essential ingredients help with muscle spasms, acid buildup, electrolyte absorption, cramping and more. 

Electrolit is clinically tested and proven to quickly rehydrate and refuel your body. After experiencing prolonged exposure to heat, excessive drinking or a common illness, Electrolit can help you replenish your electrolytes and bounce back faster so you can keep your life moving.

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Native Vanilla Embodies The Richness And Goodness of Pure Vanilla to Make Your Holiday Recipes Pop with Flavor

It is literally only one month away to Christmas! Do you have ideas for this holiday’s recipes? Baking is something we do all the time during this happy season. Instead of gifting some normal candies you get from the grocery store next door. Let’s gift the top quality vanilla, and make the best holiday desserts together with your family!

Native Vanilla embodies the richness and goodness of pure vanilla to make your holiday recipes pop with flavor. It’s ethically sourced extract grade rare Tahitian vanilla beans have a sweet floral aroma with fruity undertones. And their journey to your doorstep couldn’t be more inspiring.

Young and old love the taste of vanilla and you’ll enjoy experimenting with all it’s naturally-grown goodness in your favorite recipes (and maybe come up with a few new ones, too!). Use Native Vanilla products to add vanilla to your egg nog, or make a cranberry vanilla bean cake, a vegan hummingbird cake, or vanilla ice cream custard. Yum!

There’s no substitute for good-quality vanilla. Knowing what you’re buying and where it comes from makes all the difference.

Check out these gourmet essentials for your pantry, all sustainable and fair priced and create a foodie delight!

Impressive Gift for anyone who enjoys baking.

DIY Vanilla Extract Kit

Price: $39.75

10 premium gourmet bourbon vanilla beans with an imported glass bottle from Italy. Easy to make homemade extract, just split the beans lengthwise and fill the bottle with your alcohol of choice, vodka is recommended. Seal tightly and store in a cool, dark place for 4-6 months. Use as called for in baking recipes.

  • Contains 10 Extract Vanilla Beans
  • Exquisite 375 ml clear glass bottle imported from Italy.
  • Bottle sealed with round wooden cork stopper.
  • Includes artistic custom label that you can write your name and bottled date on.
  • Comes with recipe and instructions.

Vanilla Bean Powder

Native Vanilla’s raw vanilla bean powder is rich and delicious — a perfect and quick alternative to vanilla extract or paste. Get the smooth vanilla flavor you love without the added alcohol. Vanilla powder can make any recipe, beverage, smoothie or dessert, flavorful and delectable. It also makes a great addition to your bulletproof coffee. This antioxidant-rich superfood is a great option for keto, paleo, vegan, and Whole30 lifestyles.

This vanilla powder is ground from the entire bean, which means you may notice the product will not completely dissolve. This is because Native Vanilla uses no artificial fillers, sugars, alcohols or additives — just pure, freshly ground vanilla beans.

Product features:

  • 100% Pure Ground Vanilla Beans- no sugar, additives, fillers or bleaching
  • 1/2 tsp of vanilla powder = 1 tsp vanilla extract
  • Use for cooking, desserts, beverages and ice cream. Great for Keto, Paleo and Whole30 diets.
  • Rich in taste and smell; strong vanilla aroma. High quality and freshly ground before packaging.
  • Ethically sourced and grown by Papua New Guinea (PNG) micro-farmer cooperative.

Vanilla Beans

The fruit, pod or bean as discussed above, dried and cured to release the true depth of vanilla flavour. Cut open the bean and scrape out the seeds.

Product features:

  • Hand-selected with the finest curing process
  • Vacuum sealed for freshness
  • Use for baking, making vanilla extract, and powders
  • Perfect for cooking, desserts, beverages, and ice cream.
  • Rich in taste and smell; strong, full vanilla flavor
  • Enjoy the sweet floral aroma, with flavors of fruit
  • Ethically sourced and grown by a micro-farmer cooperative
  • Tahitensis vanilla is rarer than the Madagascar variety and is infinitely more versatile

Organic Vanilla Bean Sugar – Made with Real Vanilla Beans

  • 100% PURE VANILLA SUGAR – Made with organic cane sugar and infused with pure vanilla bean powder.
  • STRONG NATURAL FLAVOR – The proprietary process produces a rich flavored vanilla that preserves the 300 flavor compounds derived from vanilla making it the perfect ingredient for cookies, cakes, yogurt, oatmeal, custards and sauces.

  • ETHICALLY SOURCED – Native Vanilla assists hundreds of micro farmers in Papua New Guinea with Fair Trade assistance, and maintains a commitment to growing practices that are environmentally friendly.
  • 100% VEGAN and GLUTEN FREE – This antioxidant rich superfood is the perfect option for gluten free and vegan lifestyles and has no artificial fillers or additives.
  • EASY TO STORE – Store the sugar in a tightly sealed airtight container, and leave at room temperature in a dark place.

About Native Vanilla:

Native Vanilla brings organically farmed, sustainably sourced top-quality vanilla to your home. Ethically sourced and grown by a Papua New Guinea micro-farmer cooperative, the company is committed to providing Tahitensis vanilla products including vanilla extract, vanilla bean powder, and vanilla beans. Quality for the consumer, a fair price for the farmer. Follow them on Instagram @native_vanilla and learn more about their inspiring journey here.

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Life’s Greatest Moments Saved with The Floral Preservation Co.

Flowers bring love, friendship and happiness. Can we save the memories, and keep the moments longer, or forever? The Floral Preservation Co. makes this impossible dream come true. The most beautiful flowers for your deepest memory can last forever.

Ladies, are your holiday centerpieces looking a little droopy? Don’t toss them! Preserve your petals with David Tutera-endorsed The Floral Preservation Co., a proprietary method of preserving flowers and the memories attached to them. The DIY Flower Drying Kit includes microwave directions, quick dry papers, reusable drying boards, holding clips, wrapping cord, a special finishing spray, and shaping tweezers. Also available is a line of floral keepsake albums with airtight sleeves to store the dried flowers, an additional 4 X 6 sleeve for a photo of the event/memory and a note card to journal about the special moment.

Flowers can evoke powerful memories and emotions. Carnations and senior prom. Red roses from your first love. White gardenias when you married your soulmate. Tulips on Mother’s Day. Lilies at the passing of a loved one. It was the loss of her great-grandmother that prompted Teresa Rinne to establish The Floral Preservation Co., a method, keepsake album, and new tradition for preserving floral memories.

During her childhood, the company founder and CEO had discovered dozens of dried flowers tucked away in the family Bible, while visiting her great-grandmother in Kentucky. As the older woman helped return the flowers to their home, she explained that each dried flower had a special memory attached to it. When she passed, she took those memories with her. Through trial and error, Teresa developed an at-home process for preserving fresh flowers—and their memories. The quick and easy process, which involves microwaving the flowers, then sealing them with a spray, preserves the flowers and retains far more of their vibrant colors than pressing them in a book.

The Floral Preservation Kit includes microwave directions, quick dry papers, reusable drying boards, holding clips, wrapping cord, a special finishing spray, and shaping tweezers. Also available is a floral keepsake album consisting of air tight sleeves to store the dried flowers, an additional 4 X 6 sleeve for a photo of the event/memory and a notecard to journal about the special moment.

Floral Preservation Kit
– DIY Flower Preserving Kit for Scrapbooking, Photo Albums & More

  • Complete Floral Preservation Kit –Developed in Partnership with David Tutera, The American Celebrity Wedding Planner, this kit Preserves flowers from special occasions and retains their vibrant colors.
  • At home process for preserving fresh cut flowers and their memories. Turns flowers into timeless works of art.
  • Kit includes microwave directions, quick dry papers, reusable drying boards, holding clips, wrapping cord, special finishing spray and shaping tweezers.
  • Perfect for saving everlasting memories. As opposed to discarding beautiful flowers for milestones like Proms, Weddings, Funerals etc. Save them in a state that can be passed down from generation to generation.
  • The quick and easy process, which involves microwaving the flowers between special drying boards, then sealing them with a special finishing spray, preserves flowers and memories forever.

Floral Preservation Combo Kit 

“One of my great-grandmother’s flowers was from my mom, who had spent a summer with her and picked her a fresh flower before the journey home. The memory was vivid to her and took her back to that moment and filled her with joy,” recalled Rinne. “I want to help people commemorate these milestone occasions. I’ve often wished I could have the flowers that my mom had given her grandmother.”

The quick and easy process, which involves microwaving the flowers, then sealing them with a spray, preserves the flowers and retains far more of their vibrant colors than pressing them in a book.

 Let’s take a look of the preserved galleries of what we can make.

In partnering with The Floral Preservation Co., David Tutera is returning to his roots. The popular celebrity event planner’s career was born in the shop of his grandfather, a successful florist, who noticed an artistic gift in his young grandson- an eye for design – and encouraged him to develop it.

Together, Tutera and The Floral Preservation Co. founder, Teresa Rinne, are offering flower recipients a way to commemorate milestone occasions, such as weddings, proms, first dates, holidays and even funerals, preserving not only the blooms from these special occasions, but also the memories attached to them.

The very own do-it-yourself Floral Preservation Kit is a fast, fun and simple way to create treasured floral keepsakes using just your microwave! Who knew it would be so simple? Unlike traditional flower drying processes, The Floral Preservation Co. gives you the ability to preserve the form, beauty and color of all of your floral memories!

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