Our “Day Out with Thomas: The Thrill of the Ride Tour 2014″ {Union, IL} #dayoutwiththomas #dowt #ThomasTime

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Disclosure:  I received complimentary tickets in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. My family has gone now the last three years and even though my boys don’t really play with their trains anymore, they said of course they wanted to go again this year!  Really this is an event for the whole family and I admit […]

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No-Contract Smart Phone Plan Starting at Just $5 a Month? Yep Thanks to Republic Wireless (& Giveaway Ends 9/1)

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Disclosure:  This post is sponsored by Republic Wireless in exchange for sharing my honest opinion and this information. Recently Republic Wireless offered a promotion where with every purchase of a new Moto X phone users received a Google Chromecast ($35 value), while supplies did run out because of how popular the promotion was, I think it […]

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No More “FOUP” with Tasteful Selections Potatoes {Baked Potatoes With Bacon & Peppers Recipe}

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Disclosure:  I received compensation in exchange for creating and sharing my honest opinion and this recipe. Potatoes to me are such a versatile food.  They can be boiled, mashed, baked, grilled, roasted, diced, you name it you can pretty much do it.  Well Tasteful Selections are a brand of potatoes that come in several varieties […]

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More Color & Style From the Oven to the Table (& Giveaway Ends 8/29)

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Disclosure:  I received the products below in exchange for sharing my honest opinion and this information. When most people think of Fashion Week in New York City, clothes is the first thing that comes to mind.  Would it surprise you if I said dishes can be fashionable as well?  The CorningWare brand wants to celebrate […]

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3 Giveaways Ending TONIGHT August 15th & 16 More to Enter!


Click on the Image to Enter Giveaway that ENDS TONIGHT! DVD “Home Is Where the Heart Is” – 2 Winners (Ends 8/15) DVD “Rugrats: Outdoor Shenanigans” (Ends 8/15)   DVD “Nickelodeon: Robot Invasion” (Ends 8/15)   DVD “Nickelodeon: Heroes in Action” (Ends 8/18) Granite Gold Cleaner Prize Pack (Ends 8/18) DVD “Rugrats: Reptar Returns” (Ends 8/18) […]

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Disney On Ice presents “Princesses and Heroes” in Chicago! #ChiDisneyOnIce #DisneyonIce @DisneyonIce (& Giveaway Ends 8/29)

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Disney On Ice presents Princesses and Heroes Playing United Center Sept 10-14, 2014 Enter a world of wonder where heroes and hearts prevail.  Join Ariel as she yearns to explore the world above the waves and Prince Eric breaks Ursula’s slithering spell to reclaim his one true love. See Prince Philip defeat the evil Maleficent as she transforms […]

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Back to School Clothes Shopping Made Easy Thanks to Kohl’s #spon #Kohls101 (& $100 Kohl’s GC Giveaway Ends 8/29)

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Disclosure:  I received a gift card to facilitate this post in exchange for sharing my honest opinion.  I have posted about my love for Kohl’s stores before but there are two times of the time year I especially love them:  Back to School and Christmas.  Why?  Well those two times are when money is especially […]

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DVD Review: “Bubble Guppies: Get Ready for School”

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Disclosure: I was sent this DVD to review in exchange for my honest opinion. Bubble Guppies: Get Ready for School Released:  July 29, 2014 Studio:  Nickelodeon Running Time:  139 minutes Watch the Bubble Guppies discover that school is a great place to learn, play and meet new friends in the brand-new DVD release, Bubble Guppies: Get Ready For School! The DVD […]

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Vermont Nut Free Chocolates Gummy Candies {Review}

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Disclosure:  I received this product to review in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. As a mom of a child with peanut/tree nut allergies, I hate when my son misses out because something is not safe.  So many candies today either contain a form of a nut or are made in the same factory as […]

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