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You could Win a $4,500 AMEX gift card plus 2 Invitations to Mercedes-Benz Fall Fashion Week from TRESemme®.  This post is brought to you by our friends at Lunchbox.  Opinions are my own. Yep.  $4500 AMEX Gift Card. What would YOU do with all of that money to spend? Get ready for the excitement and the thrill of ...

How to make felt flowers

how to make felt flowers

I've been into all kinds of crafty stuff lately, and with my wreath obsession, wanted to make a wreath with some felt flowers.  I'm kind of thinking about a pillow with some felt flowers as accents next.  Anyway, I thought I'd share with you how to make felt flowers because I was kind of overwhelmed ...

Upcycled Dog Treat Container for a Canine Valentine #MilkBoneLove

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Valentine's Day is next week (already!) and I've got the cards, a little something to surprise everyone in the family already.  I'm feeling like I'm prepared.  But then the kids reminded me that MOM! We always get Tobey a treat for Valentine's Day! MOOOOOOOOMMMMMM! And so when Milk-Bone Dog Snacks invited me to be part of ...

Strawberry S’mores Recipe

strawberry smores valentines day

Delicious ooey, gooey traditional s'mores that are a crowd pleaser with a Valentine's twist- Strawberry marshmallows, a white chocolate dip, and milk chocolate drizzle. A Half  dozen or so of these strawberry s'mores would make a sweet Valentine tucked inside a cellophane bag and topped with a pink or red ribbon. They go pretty quick ...

Chocolate Dipped Marshmallow Pops Recipe

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These darling Chocolate Dipped Marshmallow Pops are a darling treat to pass out to your Valentine or Valentine's this year.  I love the pretty, sparkly finish that the colored sugar gives them.   They are simple and fun to do, making it a great project for even the littlest ones to help you with. Set up your ...

A Perfect Fit: Three Easy Steps to Buying the Perfect Jeans for Your Shape

perfect jeans for your body shape

This is a guest post about buying the perfect jeans.   A Perfect Fit: Three Easy Steps to Buying the Perfect Jeans for Your Shape You deserve to have the perfect pair of jeans right now in your closet or in your drawers. The problem is that you have yet to find the perfect fit for your exact shape. ...

Reading Eggs boosts literacy for kids 3-13 #ReadingEggsUS iPad Mini #giveaway

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 This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Reading Eggs, a website designed to help children ages 3-13 with reading and literacy skills via games, songs,activities, rewards and more. My older 2 kids, ages 8.5 and 6, are both reading now. Little sister, 4 1/2, is very anxious to read like big brother ...

Chocolate Smoothie Recipe for Kids #TruMoo plus $500 Target #Giveaway

chocolate smoothie recipe for kids

So here's the thing.  The folks at TruMoo just came out with this limited edition, absolutely fabulous new flavor of their milk- in the form of Chocolate Marshmallow Milk.  I  know, right?  Well, I want some. You know, for the kids and stuff.  I mean, they did ask me if I'd write a post about ...

Personalized Greeting Cards for Valentine’s Day #SendMoreLove

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Treat.com for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. I am not one who has time to stand in a card store for an hour to pick that perfect card for anyone.  I used to, and I loved it. But now? Time is money. I also ...

Vegetarian Bagel Sandwich Recipe

vegetarian bagel sandwich

Inspired by my friend Gayle, who was the first person I truly knew who was going meatless, I'm making my own Meatless Monday recipe today.  It's Monday, we have a busy week ahead, and I like to make sure that my whole family gets out the door with a great start.... specifically, a great breakfast. ...