ToysRUs grants wishes early: Sponsored Video #WishinAccomplished

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I am Christmas crazy. I won't lie. I love it all.  Decorations, shopping, wrapping, carols, the spirit of giving, goodwill, smiles from strangers, well wishes...the holiday cards.  I do.  It's genetic- my mom was Christmas crazy, and my grama before her. While I love the excitement of everything the holidays bring, I always have been ...

Tools to build self-esteem and self-confidence

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Ladies, remember when you were little and anytime you saw a camera, you hammed it up?  I know I did, for years.  And then... somehow, some way, I stopped. I began to hide from the camera.  I'm too (insert negative here) or I'm not (insert adjective here) enough.  My hair's not done, my makeup's not ...

What’s in your cart at andRuby deal site?

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So I have this new deal site I found, andRuby, which is a deal site with items for kids, home, as well as clothing, accessories, jewelry and beauty items and accessories for women.  Tons of the items available on andRuby are marked down to under $10, and when I say tons, I mean most of ...

Party in pink and support the Avon Breast Cancer Walk! #SleepPink

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Earlier this week I had a little breakfast food Sleep Pink party with a few friends.  We all wore pink (which just happens to be the best color in the world) and enjoyed some yummy foods, fantastic company, mimosas and a whole lot of laughs. The Sleep Pink party is something that the folks at ...

$100 Best Buy Gift Card Giveaway

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  Welcome to the Best Buy Giveaway! Best Buy has all the hottest electronics, computers, appliances, cell phones and more - and one lucky reader will win a $100 Best Buy gift card!   Prize: $100 Best Buy Gift Card   Sponsors: This Mama Loves, Making of a Mom, Slap Dash Mom, Keenly Kristin, Chronically Content, Wendy's Plexus Journey, you justincredible, Dallas Single Mom and Oh My Gosh Beck!   Rules: Use the Rafflecopter ...

So Aldi blew my mind. #AldiSaves

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Earlier this week I headed into Aldi for the first time ever.  Yes, that's right- I've heard of the awesome of Aldi for a long time but I rarely have cash on me and so I was always like "oh shoot, I'll head in next time I'm shopping" and time got away from me.  I ...

Silly Turkey Pops Thanksgiving Treat Recipe

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So I keep seeing these adorable spider cookie/make your own treats all over Pinterest.  Which is great.  When I went to go get supplies to make these cute spiders that start out with an Oreo cookie, I had this idea to make adorable little Turkey Pops that can be a treat or place card or ...

Online protection. It’s not negotiable.

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Today I took some necessary steps to protect myself and my family online a bit more.  We've had online protection since we had the internet installed at home... but lately- with the kids starting to use the internet more, and multiple devices in the house....my oldest has had a few research projects she's needed to ...

Keep them warm and cozy with OshKosh (#Giveaway)

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Looking for something to keep your kids warm as the weather gets chilly? OshKosh B’gosh has all the pieces you need to create complete, cute looks this fall, and when they asked if they could send me a gift card to choose some pieces for the kids to stay warm, I had to say yes! For girls, OshKosh B’gosh has ...

We made the most of the shutdown #domore

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Yesterday, my husband returned to work after almost 3 1/2 weeks of being home for the government shutdown.  It was very bittersweet to see him head out the door to go to work.  I joked a lot about him driving me crazy and "cramping my style" but in reality, we had a pretty good time ...