Breaking up ISN’T always hard to do (Win a laptop of YOUR choice!)

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Breaking up with something you are attached to can be tough.  I can't tell you how many friends I have who had a very hard time breaking up with their sporty car for a minivan or other family car....or the friends who resisted moving to a laptop computer from a desktop.  Breaking up is hard ...

Quick & Easy Taco Pizza with Velveeta Cheese (aka Liquid Gold) Recipe

quick easy taco pizza with velveeta cheese recipe

Spring is FINALLY here in full swing and with it, softball, tball, yoga classes and soccer.  That, and we've got some major projects going on outside in our yard. (In case you were wondering, 24 large tree stumps make a LOT of wood chips).  With so much work outside, and so many hectic weeknights, I'm finding ...

5 Easy Ways to Save on Electric Bills

5 easy ways to save on electric bills

If you’re wondering about ways to save on electric bills each month, you’ll be pleased to know you’ve got quite a few options.  With just a few tips and tweaks from you and your family you’ll be able to see the amount you pay on your utilities each month start to decline almost immediately. Before you ...

Inspire.Create.Do. (Linky)

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Let's get started sharing what we are passionate about and be inspired by those around us as well! Here's all the details for our weekly linky party. What are you going to inspire us with this week?     Easy overnight Breakfast Casserole from Suburban Mom Check out this DIY Minty Mouthwash- Chemical FREE!!  recipe from Reinventing Lolli!   Family Frugal ...

The Greatest Story Ever Told, “The Bible” on BluRay/DVD

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I grew up believing in God but not really sure why. My parents sent us to Sunday School and we learned what most kids learned, but it wasn't until far into my twenties that I really began to understand and not only accept but embrace my spiritual side....and to understand not only how but why ...

Ideas to revamp your kitchen without breaking the bank

7 ideas to redo your kitchen without breaking the bank

If you’re looking to update your décor to give your house a little more pizazz, the kitchen is a great way to start.  Remaking your kitchen is one of the easiest and most effective ways to make your home look great and it will do an awesome job with tying in your home’s theme. Never underestimate what a ...

A room (sort of) more organized (mostly) #BankerBoxes #GetOrganized

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A few weeks ago I showed you the very embarrassing photos of our "office area" of our bedroom.  The disorganized office, I guess we should have called it.  Since Fellowes had asked that I share with you just what DID need to be organized, as part of this program, I did it.  I'm kind of ...

Surviving Menopause (Or, at least 5 ways to help survive it)

5 things to help you survive menopause

When Amberen asked if I'd share about their product designed to help relieve hot flashes and menopausal weight gain, I agreed.  Just as a note, this may well turn into a series.  Perimenopause is the latest phase in my life....and while not the most FUN phase, it's certainly not a dull one. It kind of ...

$100 Amazon Giveaway

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Makobi Scribe is bringing you this Amazon Instagram blast. We host one of these instant payday loans blasts each week! If you are a blogger, you can sign up for the blast here. If you are a reader, then good luck! The winner will receive an Amazon gift card for $100. The giveaway is open ...