Why Wicker is the Best Outdoor Furniture Money Can Buy

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Disclosure:  This is a guest post. Wicker is a material that dates back to ancient Egypt, where it was constructed from local grasses and reeds. It was so expensive at the time that a middle class family would only be able to afford one or two pieces, like a table or chairs. Not both. Today, […]

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Going Hi-Tech With Yale Real Living Key Free Touchscreen Deadbolt {Review}

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Disclosure:  I received the product below to review in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. So we have a door that goes from our garage to inside our house and until recently I had no way to truly lock it.  Sure I could lock it from the inside but I didn’t have a key for […]

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Hot New Books in August From Parragon Books {Reviews} @Parragonbooks

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Disclosure:  I recevived the products below to review in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. So for a few months now I have received some hot new books from Parragon Books and they have been a hit with my kids.  I received some picture books for my youngest and some fun activity books for my boys! […]

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Records Will Be Broken on September 6th For National Fit Made Fun Day! ‪#‎FitMadeFun

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On September 6th in Los Angeles a record will be broken.  Retired Pro Soccer Star and mom of three, Mia Hamm, is going to be leading the way for a record-breaking celebration of fitness for the whole family with more than 300 kids. This National Fit Made Fun Day (September 6), LeapFrog and Mia Hamm […]

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Custom Labels, Cupcake Toppers, Party Supplies & More With iCustomLabel {Review}

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Disclosure:  I received the product below to review in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. Whether you are having a party, in need of gift tags, organizing your household, decorating cupcakes or just labeling something in general, iCustomLabel has you covered.  At first when I saw the company website, I wasn’t sure I needed anything now. […]

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KidzLane Kids Baseball Pitching Machine {Review}

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Disclosure:  I received this product to review in exchange for sharing my honest opinion. My boys want to play baseball all the time but unfortunately there is only one of me to go around.  The KidzLane Kids Baseball Pitching Machine is great because they can play and practice by themselves or just without me.  They are […]

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Keep an Eye Out for Some Changes Coming to Denny’s & My Visit to Their HQ #DennysDiners

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Disclosure:  I am a Denny’s ambassador and will receive compensation and products in exchange for sharing this information and my honest opinion. Last month I headed down to South Carolina where the Denny’s HQ is located.  Now you may think that it would be boring to visit the offices behind the Denny’s brand, but it […]

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Winners – September 2014


First, Thank you so much for everyone that entered and I wish I could have everyone be a winner! (You can now check the actual giveaway posts for the Rafflecopter Winner Announcements) ————————————————————————————————- Google Chromecast HDMI Streaming Media Player Winner: Congrats to:  Ronda Marsalek Patrick and Sandra Orkin Scientific Back-to-School PRIZE PACK Winner: Congrats to:  Sarah Harding […]

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Going Back to School With Some Help From HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® #Moms4JNJConsumer #ad

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Disclosure:  This post is part of the Healthy Essentials 2014 program by Johnson & Johnson Family of Consumer Companies and The Motherhood, who sent me a box of products and compensated me for my time. Back to school time is not just for kids but for moms too.  For me it is a time to […]

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