How long do cats live? #HillsPet

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This post about cat life expectancy is brought to you by Hill’s. I am being compensated for helping spread the word about Hill’s Science Diet for Cats, but This Mama Loves only shares information we feel is relevant to our readers. Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc. is not responsible for the content of this article. #HillsPet Our ...

Sea Salt Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

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My husband's been home 3 full weeks now with the government shutdown.  I'm not going to get all political in here, don't worry.  These aren't even political cookies.  Promise.  But with him home, he's been able to do a lot more of the errands/running around with the kids stuff, and I've found that a few ...

On Kittens, Catbearding and Cat Litter #ClubFreshStep

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If you haven't met them yet, we have two new family members in our house.  They are brother and sister, born in early June of this year, and their names are Rosabeth (named by our 4 year old) and Lloyd (as in LEGO Ninjago Lloyd). We recently got some Fresh Step  cat litter to try ...

Quick and easy dinner in 30 minutes? Yes, please! #Giveaway

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This post about making a quick and easy dinner is brought to you by our friends at Lunchbox.  Opinions are my own. I cook meals from scratch almost every night of the week (less if I can manage to cook enough to last 2 nights), but lately, with the hectic schedule we've been on, we've ...

Halloween Treat Recipe Roundup

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Here's a roundup of several Halloween Treat Recipes from the Mavens of Money!  Have your own fun recipe idea? Share your own in the linky at the bottom of the post! Candy Corn Crunch  from This Mama Loves Popcorn Jack-O-Lanterns from Mom on Dealz Meringue Ghosts from Madame Deals Witch Hat Surprise Cookies from This Mama Loves Cool Whip Chips Ahoy Halloween Dessert ...

$100 Target Gift Card #Giveaway

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Welcome to the Target Giveaway! We’re giving away a $100 Target gift card to one of our lucky readers. Prize: $100 Target Gift Card   Sponsors: This Mama Loves, Mommies with Cents, Put A Little Umbrella In Your Drink, The PennyWiseMama, Craft Yourself, 4 Hats and Frugal, Gifts for All seasons, Stacy's Savings, Beauty Brite, Remaking June Cleaver and Oh My Gosh Beck! Rules: Use the Rafflecopter form to enter daily. Besides the mandatory ...

Get the Most Out of Your Savings Black Friday and Cyber Monday

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The following is a special guest post for This Mama Loves readers.  Can you even believe it's time to start discussing (and strategizing) Black Friday and Cyber Monday? When you are out and about on Black Friday and Cyber Monday, your goal is likely to meet as many of the gift needs of your friends and family as ...

$100 Walmart Gift Card #giveaway

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Welcome to the Walmart Giveaway! Get your fall shopping on at Walmart with score some hot deals with this giveaway. One lucky winner will receive a $100 Walmart gift card - will it be you? Prize: $100 Walmart Gift Card   Sponsors: This Mama Loves, Blog by Donna, SmartySaver, Happy Deal - Happy Day!, Beauty Brite, Clare's Weight Loss Journey with Plexus Slim, Searching 4 Savings, The ...

Under the Sea Parfait Recipe (The Little Mermaid Inspired)

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One of my all time favorite Disney movies is The Little Mermaid. My littlest one had a playdate with one of her little besties and since both of them adore Ariel, we decided we would make our playdate extra fun by making up an Little Mermaid inspired Under the Sea Parfait Recipe in honor of ...

Fun and Crunchy Snack Ideas: Mini Tacos and Nacho Bites #JoseOleMoms

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This is a sponsored post about fun and crunchy snack ideas.  We're in full fall mode here at our house- soccer, dance, gymnastics, and school, and when my kids get home from school they are HUNGRY.  My little one is home at 11:45 so she has her "after school snack" as a lunch...but she's been ...