Jeff Mauro & Seattle’s Best Coffee to launch the Red Cup Showdown

He's handsome, he's charming, he's funny, he can cook, and let's face it...he's got some great hair.  The winner of Food Network's "Food Network Star" and the well-known "Sandwich King," Jeff Mauro is also paired up with Seattle's Best Coffee for the Red Cup Showdown, coming to a state fair near (some of) you this ...

Fendi “Win My Bag” from HipSwap #Giveaway #winthisbag

Karina Smirnoff Fendi Spy Bag from HipSwap

HipSwap is a mobile and web marketplace that connects buyers and sellers locally and nationally. It enables people to discover what's inside the most fabulous closets, homes, and shops in neighborhoods and cities across America. HipSwap currently offers delivery service in Los Angeles and New York with its iconic pink delivery van. HipSwap is doing a ...

I need a Backyard Oasis #SummerwithSears (Giveaway)

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We have a wonderful backyard.  It's large, we have a pool, a large patio, and a ton of room to have a large garden, blueberry bushes, and a great play area for the kids. But our backyard is far from an oasis (so far).  The patio needs to be redone (eventually) and honestly, it's frequently got ...

Talking with your girls about their period #KotexMom

I started getting my period when I was 10 years old. Fifth grade- in March, to be more exact. My parents were gone for the day- and remember, this was before the era of cell phones...they were at Power Squadron classes and who knew when they'd be home.  I was home with my brother B ...

Protected: Mavens of Money & Shout Media

Here is the giveaway code for the Fendi Bag. This Rafflecopter is ONLY being hosted on Mavens of Money and Shout Media sites. No one else. You will be compensated as soon as they pay me (Tuesday June 26th) once I have your post link. The more response WE get from ...

Romantic Dinners at home with Dr. Oetker Ristorante Pizza (Giveaway)

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A few weeks ago, I had the chance to chat with Richard Vayda, Director of Wine & Beverage Studies at the Institute of Culinary Education, about different wines to pair with pizza from Dr. Oetker Ristorante to make a "Slice of Romance" date night...right at home.  With the busy lifestyles we lead today, it isn't always easy ...

You’re invited- save the date! #TCBYGrocery Twitter Party June 28th

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National Yogurt Month is June- and to help celebrate that fact, I'm officially inviting YOU to MY first party of the season- and it's a twitter party for TCBY Grocery!  That's right- you can now officially buy TCBY products at the local store.  Pints, quarts and....novelties.  Oh yes, friends.  Yummy deliciousness to keep in your ...

SwimToday.Org is for EVERYONE who wants to swim! #SwimToday

Last week, I had the chance to take part in a phone conversation with several women who are part of the USA Swimming organization.  We had a great time on the call!  With the Olympic Trials starting this coming Monday (6/25) and the Olympics themselves later this summer, there's a lot of talk about Olympic ...