Spring Project Inspiration from The Home Depot Garden Club #DigIn


Spring has sprung and with just a few bits of snow here and there in the yard, there are signs that plants are coming back to life.  I love this time of year- I get so inspired to plant our vegetable garden, and do some other projects outside.  We're big DIY folks, so all of ...

Nestle Easter Goodies!

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Don't have those basket fillers just yet?  There's still time (and if your local stores are like mine, still plenty of product on shelves) to grab some fun goodies!  My favorite find this year? The WONKA Hard2Find Egg Hunt.  Egg hunting is serious business around here. My kids have a history of practice hunts in ...

Marinated Flank Steak (Recipe)

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This is a recipe of my mom's that my family has come to love.  We call it Marinated Flank Steak and it's just delicious.  It's a pretty simple meal to prepare and has a 'fancy' feel to it. To make this flank steak recipe, you simply need: 1.5 lbs flank steak sildenafil online (marinated for at least ...

Hershey’s has some great options for Easter Baskets

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Do you know, we've never really done a chocolate bunny in the kids' baskets for Easter before?  Crazy, I know. I was pretty excited when Hershey's wanted to send us some Easter goodies- how can the mom of a girl who loves princesses pass up a Solid Milk Chocolate Princess Bunny?  I know, right?  They ...

7 Day Cruise for a Family of Four Giveaway!

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Thanks to Norwegian Cruise Line and Eagle Creek, we are excited to be offering our fans the chance to win a 7 day cruise for a family of 4 to the Caribbean! This giveaway is hosted by Dixieland Mom Product and Travel Reviews and SoCal Coupon Mommy and co-hosted by Simply Southern Couponers, Making of a ...

Dear Government, I think I want to fire you.


Dear Government, I think I want to fire you.  We voted for you- Democrat, Republican, Independent- we VOTED for you, and that means we hired you to do a job. You aren't doing that job. I'm not sure how it happened, when or why, but at some point, we voters missed the day when you all voted in ...

Caregivers and Caregiving- some things to keep in mind

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This post is part of a series of posts I'm sharing on behalf of Genworth Financial, a comprehensive financial resource site.  Today I'm going to talk about Caregivers and Caregiving.  I maybe have a different perspective than others- my mom had home care providers, because she did not wish to be in a hospital for ...

Instagram Blast $100 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway Open WorldWide

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Makobi Scribe is bringing you this Amazon Instagram blast. We host one of these 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 WW. Entry-Form