Red Robin’s Burgers for Better Schools Program

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I'm always up for finding new ways to support our local schools. Living in a small town, we see very quickly where budget cuts impact our schools, and as a mom, I want to do what I can to support the teachers and staff in the school community. It's important.  I'll continue to do this ...

Snack Pack Monster Printables

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Thanks to Snack Pack® for sponsoring today's monster printables post! Things are starting to get spooky around here—at least in the fridge and in our lunches. It's creeping up on Halloween, and I love finding little ways to add a little not-so-spooky fun to our everyday lives. Aside from decorating the house to be festive, we've ...

My All American movie

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I got a sneak peek at the theatrical release of the My All American movie, in a theater nationwide near you November 13, 2015! My All American is the wonderfully inspiring and heartwarming story of Freddie Steinmark, whose dreams of going pro with the NFL were changed forever when he experiences a life-changing event that ...

Tips to make your trip to the vet easier

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Disclosure: Post is sponsored by Merial, a world-leading animal health company, providing a comprehensive range of products to enhance the health and well-being of pets, but all opinions are my own. Please see below for additional disclosure.   I love my curious cat Rosabeth. But, Rosabeth's curiosity puts her at risk for contact with rabies-infected creatures. In ...

Yarn Ghost Garland

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This no-sew yarn Halloween craft idea is a great one for everyone in the house. It's Kid Friendly (with supervision) and inexpensive. BUT, it's also something else...it's one of the Halloween decorations you can make with your kids that don’t attract pests. This DIY Yarn Ghost Garland craft and Halloween decorating tips brought to you by Orkin. A bonus ...

What to pack for an all inclusive vacation

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We are heading down to Turks and Caicos to a social media conference in just a few weeks.  Can't even wait. It's getting so close and we have so many, many things to do, like packing, making sure things at the house are squared away with the house sitter, stopping newspapers, checking itineraries, etc. Mostly, ...

Things you probably don’t know about Domino’s

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A few weeks ago I got to head out to Ann Arbor, Michigan, to visit the Domino's headquarters.  While there, we had a whole lot of pizza, learned how to make a pizza, and learned a whole lot about the Domino's company and brand in general.  There's a lot that may surprise you that you ...

Texture- Like Netflix for Magazines

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Confession: I love People Magazine. It's super expensive though, and I cannot justify the expense of a subscription, so we don't get it anymore. But I miss it, and I love reading all the news and gossip.  It's a guilty pleasure, and silly, but there you go. Plus, finding the time to get through an ...

The Power of Clean Water – Health #PowerofClean

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When you live in the wealthiest, most developed nation on the Earth, it’s really easy to lose sight of how much of a struggle clean drinking water can be. When you live surrounded by 20 percent of the world’s freshwater, it is even worse. We do a lot of camping and backpacking, meaning we have to bring ...

Panko French Onion Chicken Sandwich

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I have lots of love for sandwiches.  Especially in fall, for some reason. This sandwich is like a whole meal between two slices of bread, and it's hearty enough that it can BE a meal. That's what we need, because around here, we're lunch bringers, not buyers. So when we bring, we go big. We're ...