Wordless Wednesday: Microsoft Minion visits Seattle #WindowsChampion #Seattle

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Of course, if you know me, I'm never actually wordless. So this is fewer-than-normal Word Wednesday? These pics are from my Seattle trip last month with Microsoft.  The kids were wanting to know what I was going to be doing when I was away and instead of bringing a toy from all 3 of them ...

Printable Gift Bag Templates Make Gift Wrapping a Snap

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This post about printable gift bag templates was sponsored by Lunchbox. All opinions are my own. We are snowed in here, even my husband' is working from home today. Which gave ME the chance to slip downstairs and get some much needed wrapping done.  Except that I discovered 2 little kittens found the wrapping supplies and ...

Gift Ideas for Men

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Some of these gift ideas for men were received in exchange for inclusion in the gift guide.  Others we just love.  Some items were donated to local organizations or national organizations for those less fortunate. Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker This little machine is awesome. Preheat the maker, grab your ingredients, and make your own delicious breakfast ...

American Girl Gift Ideas

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Here are several American Girl Gift Ideas  for that girl in your life who just loves her 18 inch doll play!!  American Girl of 2013  - Saige Doll & Paperback Book $179 Doll Wheelchair Set for 18" Dolls $36.95 Doll Soccer Outfit $23.50 Doll Bunk Beds With Ladder $35 Doll Cheerleader Outfit Set $12.95 18" Doll Cookware ...

Minecraft Gift Ideas

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Minecraft Gift Ideas   Minecraft - Xbox 360 $19.99   LEGO Minecraft - The Nether $56.60   Minecraft Wall Torch $30   Minecraft  Survival Pack Action Figure $21.49 Minecraft Baby Pig Plush $19.29     Creeper Pendant Necklace $4   Minecraft Wristbands $10.20 Minecraft Creeper Face Beanie $27 Minecraft Foam Pickaxe $24.88   Minecraft Like A Boss T-Shirt $13.67

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Inspiration from Bing Smart Search #ThisIsBing

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I want to thank Bing Smart Search for sponsoring this post and inspiring me to find some super yummy Christmas Cookies recipes! When I decided I wanted to do the 12 Days of Christmas Cookies feature, I realized quickly I didn't want to just do the cookies that my family has known and loved for ...

Gift Ideas for Women

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Here are some gift ideas for women - not just for holiday time! Some of these items were received in exchange for gift guide inclusion- some were donated to those less fortunate.  Opinions are my own. Cyndi Bands Hair Ties Quality hair ties are pretty hard to come by. Most of the ones found in the supermarket ...

Gift Ideas for Girls

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Some of these gift ideas for girls  were received in exchange for inclusion in the gift guide.  Others we just love.  Some items were donated to local organizations or national organizations for those less fortunate. American Girl Clothing: American Girl dolls are a toy that every little girl wants at one point in her life. Not only ...

Gift Ideas for Boys

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Some of these gift ideas for boys were received in exchange for inclusion in the gift guide.  Others we just love.  Some items were donated to local organizations or national organizations for those less fortunate. PlayMG Mobile Android Entertainment System Bundle with Charger - 24GB Storage (We loved this last year too!) Parents, get your phones and ...

12 Days of Christmas Cookies: Grinch Cookie Pops Recipe

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You're a mean one, Mister Grinch...you really are a heel!!  Well, he really WAS. But then he "got it" and we all know how the rest of the story goes. Given that the Grinch is one of my most favorite stories of all time, I have a whole lot of Grinch fun for you this ...