Hurry! $5 off $35 Amazon Coupon!

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Happy Holidays to ALL OF US!! Amazon is back at it again! They are giving us a $5 off $35 total purchase Amazon coupon when you share this year’s wish list with friends. Head here, fill in the blank, press “Share & Claim” and the $5/$35 credit will be applied to your account. Simply shop the site ...

DIY Gift Idea: Melted Snowman Ornament

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Check out this super cute Melted Snowman Ornament that is very simple and very inexpensive to make.  Lots of fun - this is a great group craft idea! Items Needed: Sea Salt- Black Polymer Clay Orange Polymer Clay Clear Plastic or Glass Ornament Glitter (Optional)   Directions: Mold 4-5 round balls and a top hat out of the black polymer clay and allow to ...

Cherishing holiday memories #PCholiday

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Every year when we take ornaments out to decorate the tree, I share the stories behind each one as we take them out and place them on the tree.  This one, I tell my kids, was made by my sister Debbie, when she was in high school.  Even at 8, 6, and 4, I hear ...

What’s your favorite holiday coffee? Merry Mugmas! #DunkinMugUp

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For those of you who don't already know, Christmas is a BIG DEAL in my home....really, in my extended family.  When I say Christmas, I really mean the entire time between Thanksgiving week's beginning and the end of New Year's Day.  There's a lot of sappy and emotional stuff, of course, but I'll save that ...

The Perfect Pairing for Dinner- or, My Favorite Side Dishes

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Betty Crocker, a classic brand that most American households are familiar with, has a line of delicious and mouthwatering Specialty Potato side dishes  that can make any meal complete.  From Au Gratin to Classic Mashed Potatoes, Betty Crocker has something for every weeknight dinner. Now, many of you know that I'm not Betty Crocker.  I'm not ...

8 Tips to Stay Healthier in the Winter

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During the winter months, many people are prone to illness. For children in schools, and many professions relating to health care, it can make us all even more susceptible.  The reason for this is that they have not or are not eating the proper foods that help to build their immune system. Eating properly is ...

Holiday Lights in Connecticut at Lake Compounce (Printable Coupon Inside)

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This past Friday, my family and I were invited to attend the opening night of Holiday Lights at Lake Compounce in Bristol, Connecticut.  We were very excited to attend this event, since we are all enamored with all things Christmas and the kids absolutely love theme parks!  We bundled up (most of the attractions are ...

Join us for a #CHALKPreschool Twitter Party

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Join us for a #CHALKPreschool Twitter Party on December 10th from 2-3pm EST! I'll be cohosting the party (and compensated to do so) During our Twitter Party, we’ll have a chance to “meet” Jenna Capozzi, Executive Producer for Content for CHALK Preschool Online.  Jenna is a mom, as well as an accomplished Director and Producer of ...

The Best Gift I Ever Received ($100 Kohls Giveaway)

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I think we all have a gift or two we've received that really just blew us away with the thought or the meaning.  For me, it was my first Cabbage Patch Kid.  I'd wanted one for SO LONG and all of my friends had them.  My mom had spent hours and hours in lines trying ...