7 Turkey Myths That Could Ruin Your Thanksgiving

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Reader’s Digest debunks turkey myths to help you save time and your turkey this Thanksgiving MYTH: You don’t have to thaw a turkey completely. TRUTH: A properly thawed turkey is key to making sure the bird is fully cooked; one that’s partially frozen when it goes in the oven means the outside will cook but […]

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Holiday Tech Tips and Tricks From Microsoft

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Disclosure: I am part of the Windows Champions Program and receive incentives from Microsoft in exchange for sharing information and my opinion. With the holidays bascially upon us, things can start to get crazy.  From wrapping up school before winter break to shopping for gifts, parents have a lot to do for their kids.  Luckily there […]

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Shining Inside and Out With radiance PLATINUM Vitamins #CVSradiance

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Disclosure:  I’m proud to partner with CVS/pharmacy for this “radiance – Shine Inside and Out” campaign. I am being sponsored to help lead this campaign, but all opinions expressed are my own, and all product claims or program details shared should be verified at CVS.com or with the appropriate manufacturers. I admit I didn’t think […]

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Quick & Delicious Appetizers With Help From Cuisine Adventures #DivasCuisine

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Disclosure:  This review and giveaway was made possible by Double Duty Divas and Cuisine Adventures. I was compensated for my participation in this campaign, but all opinions are 100% mine. Preparing for the holidays is crazy enough and I have a lot I need to do already.  I host Thanksgiving and Christmas and make pretty much everything […]

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Enjoying a Hassle-Free Thanksgiving With Help From Buca di Beppo


This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Buca di Beppo®. All opinions are 100% mine. Don’t get me wrong, I love Thanksgiving and I love having friends and family over for dinner, but honestly cooking is not one of my favorite things to do.  We seem to have so many dishes […]

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VTech® Switch & Go Dinos® Turbo Bronco the RC Triceratops™ {Review}

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Disclosure:  I received the product to review in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. Ever since my boys got their first VTech® Switch & Go Dino® they were hooked.  Something about a robotic dinosaur just amazed them.  I love how VTech has come out with products that appeal to older kids, not just toddlers and preschoolers, as […]

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3 Giveaways Ending TONIGHT November 24th & 15 More to Enter!


Click on the Image to Enter Giveaway that ENDS TONIGHT! Shark Rocket Vacuum (Ends 11/24)   DVD “Prima Princessa Presents The Nutcracker” (Ends 11/24) Beatrix Girls Holiday Gift Package – $50 value (Ends 11/24) DVD “Frozen in Time” 3 Winners (Ends 11/28) Brick Loot – Subscription Geared Towards LEGO and Brick Lovers (Ends 11/28) Blu-ray/DVD […]

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Pick Up the HORMEL GATHERINGS™ Party Tray for an Easy Appetizer @HormelFoods #HormelFamily

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Disclosure:  I am currently a member of the Hormel Foods Extended Blogger Program and this post is part of my involvement in the Group. Heading to family or friends for Thanksgiving?  The HORMEL GATHERINGS™ Party Tray is an awesome appetizer to bring.  It is always a hit when I bring it and its something you really can’t […]

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Monthly Box Subscription Geared Towards LEGO and Brick Lovers! {Review} and Coupon

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Disclosure:  I received the product below to review in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. When I was younger I remember looking forward to my favorite magazine subscriptions.  I never thought about getting toys or other items in the mail as part of a subscription.  Nowadays though it seems like there is a monthly subscription for practically […]

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