Nutella Recipe: Chocolate Nutella Banana Cupcakes

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Here's a fun (and sweet) Nutella recipe for you to enjoy! It's always fun to make cupcakes, right?  These are a delightful mix of chocolate, Nutella and banana.  So good. Chocolate Nutella Banana Cupcakes Cupcake Ingredients - 1 ¾ C. flour 1 C. packed brown sugar ¼ C. cocoa powder 1 tsp. baking soda 1 tsp. baking powder ½ tsp. salt 1 C. milk 1/3 ...

10 Reasons to stop drinking soda #goH20

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I like the taste of most sodas. I won't lie. I have a sweet tooth with a mind of it's own. I love root beer.  Birch beer. Sasparilla.  So good. I am trying to stop drinking soda, though, for a plethora of reasons.  Really, it's just not good for us. Recently, I was challenged to ...

Unlimited cell phone plans: Straight Talk #StraightTalkTesters

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I used to have one of the "traditional" cell phone plans with a major service provider.  I was delighted when we signed on with my husband's 15% employee discount available to us.  What did I get for that?  Well, I got unlimited night and weekend calling, and voice mail. 250 minutes to use otherwise before I had ...

Top New Jersey things to see and do #NJStrong

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This post brought to you by New Jersey’s Division of Travel & Tourism. All opinions are 100% mine. Throughout history New Jersey has set a precedent for the other states. The location alone has put New Jersey in a unique position as it pertains to history. The people who live there have continued the tradition of ...

10 Ways to Get Allergy Relief at Home #HealthierHome

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Happy spring!  Happy pollen season! For many of us, spring means enjoying open windows, fresh cut grass...for just as many, spring means allergies flaring up and discomfort. While we can't necessarily rid ourselves of allergens, there are ways to get some allergy relief at home. 10 Ways to get Allergy Relief at Home 1. Close the windows. Yes, close ...

Sponsored Video: Making cleanup easy and fun #TrashCrashers

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We all know that life gets messy sometimes.  There's just no way around it.  When life does get messy, we have to clean up the mess, right?  Why not make it fun?  No one ever said we can't make even the most tedious task into a fun activity.  Check out this video about making cleanup ...

25 Hearty Vegetarian Recipes

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These hearty vegetarian recipes will fill you up, and they taste so good that you won't even miss the meat! I like using recipes like these for when company comes over. They're always super impressed that I made such a delicious meal without meat.  Having an array of meatless meal options is not only healthier ...

LEGO Friends Building Toys for Girls #LEGOFriendsCGC #CleverGirls

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We are a big fan of LEGO® as a brand in our family. We have spent many hours together building things together.  Every holiday we like to build something as a challenge that goes with the holiday. (Turkeys are really hard to make, FYI). When we were starting to look at what we wanted for a ...

Bruschetta Recipe: Bruschetta Zucchini Boats

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In keeping with the mixing things up in our menu rotation, we've been trying to inlude a meatless meal or two each week. The males in my house are slowly adjusting to having a meatless meal once a week, and I've actually been enjoying the exploration of different recipes.  This is a bruschetta recipe that ...

Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

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It's the end of April which means Mother's Day is coming up fast, my friends.  I'm all about personalized and monogrammed items, so I wanted to find some ideas in some different price ranges to fit my likes and budget.  I recently discovered C. Wonder and quite honestly, fell in love. This post is brought ...