ZULILY HOSTS EXCLUSIVE LAURIE BERKNER BAND PRE-SALE EVENT

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We're Laurie Berkner fans around here- I can't wait to hear her new Party Day! - and thanks to zulily we can hear it before anyone else!! WHEN:  Monday, July 11th – Wednesday, July 13th (while supplies last) PRICES:  $5.49 - $10.99 Grab the latest album Party Day!  which  features twelve original videos to take kids on a musical adventure ...

Q&A with “Lightning McQueen” & Mattel’s Cars 2 toys (Tokyo Spinout giveaway)

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After 37 years on this earth, I am someone's hero.  Why?  Because I met LIGHTNING MCQUEEN.  Well, really, I met Owen Wilson, when I had the chance to interview him during the Cars 2 press junket on June 18th with the other mom bloggers I headed to LA with.   But he IS Lightning McQueen.  I asked ...

Schwan’s to the rescue!

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Schwan's is a brand that I've known of for a very long time but hadn't had the opportunity to try except a few times.  Having been on Nutrisystem for several months, I've had Schwann's at my house to deliver my frozen foods (they are partnered) but it wasn't until very recently that we actually got ...

$50 TOMS Shoes Giveaway from AutismUnited.org

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What can you win? How about we have several $50 Gift packages and more to come.......... I will fill you in I want to make it the big surprise it is. I love this company because of who they are and what they stand for! They put their feet where their heart is. You can read Madame ...

Slick Sand from DuneCraft.com- change the way you play with sand!

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DuneCraft.com sent us some of their Slick Sand. Instant hit to say the least. We are always looking for new things to put into our "water table" which really functions more as a sensory table- we've done all kinds of different activities in it- right now, its up on our screen porch filled with mini ...

Nintendo 3DS- *not* This Mama’s ancient GameBoy!!

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  Nintendo 3DS is a very, very different hand held game than the GameBoy Advance I had about 100 years ago.  I've heard of the DS line, and obviously knew that technology had advanced, but when we turned this machine on I was blown away.  The COLOR GameBoy had just come out when I had one.  ...

Chicken BLT Taco Salad

I'm always looking for great recipes, especially for potluck events or cookouts. I thought this was a quick and easy recipe to be able to take to a summer party! Chicken BLT Taco Salad Ingredients Dressing: 1/2 cup Old El Paso® Thick `n Chunky Salsa 1/2 cup French dressing Salad: 8 slices bacon, cut into 1/2-inch pieces 4 boneless skinless chicken breasts, cut crosswise into ...

Headchefs Review and Giveaway

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There is nothing my kids enjoy more than cooking in the kitchen and inventing new recipes. I find that this is not only a great creative outlet for little minds, but is a fun activity for a lazy afternoon or rainy day. When we discovered the products by Headchefs, I just knew that my kids ...

Freezer Macaroni & Cheese

 When I was expecting each of my children, the thing I was most nervous about was cooking dinner with a new baby.  Having foods already prepared on hand was marvelous- and while some people did bestow on us the ultimate gift of dropping off dinner, we still had to survive the rest of the time.  ...

Office Max

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Office Max ad. To get the complete list of match-ups, check Just Trying To Save Money. ***Special Note for Office Max*** Office Max accepts manufacturer coupons, Office Max store coupons and Internet printable coupons. Looking for certain coupons? Just don’t have the time to cut coupons? Then you need to ...