Will you help me help some animal friends? emBARK on Pet Health Initiative

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When the folks at Sergeant's asked me if I'd share their emBARK on Pet Health Initiative with my readers, I immediately said yes. I actually had already shared this initiative with my Facebook friends because I thought it was a great cause- and also, a really simple and quick one to support. It takes less than ...

Transformers Prime Beast Hunters: Predaking (Giveaway) #BeastHunters

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Hasbro sent us a Transformers Prime Beast Hunters Predaking to review.  My son is starting to be very curious about Transformers and has been asking to get some, so this worked out quite nicely for him.  His whole face lit up when he saw the box.  MOM! Let's transform this guy! Right now! Before I ...

We love Gymboree’s Spring line! (Giveaway)

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Thanks to a gift card that Gymboree sent us to check out some of their spring line, my kids are going to by styling this Easter and through the spring.  My girls will match in adorable Growing Flowers yellow shirts with applique flowers on them, paired with a Flower Skirt.  The colors are bright, the ...

Egg-cellent Easter fashion and accessory finds from The Children’s Place and Tiny Tillia

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This Egg-cellent Easter fashion and accessory finds post is brought to you by The Children's Place and by Tiny Tillia.   The Children’s Place has some of our favorite clothing and pajamas for every season- durable, stylish pieces at affordable prices From Sunday gatherings to egg hunts, they’ll be perfectly put-together for the season in fashionable looks from The ...

Land’s End Canvas Easter Basket Totes

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I've long loved canvas totes from Land's End.  I saw a few weeks ago that they now have Easter Basket Totes, I needed to have them for the kids.  Thankfully, Land's End was agreeable to send us one for each of the kids for review- one Flower Easter Basket Tote ($25), plus two of the Bunny ...

Walmart launches Empowering Women Together Campaign

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This post is brought to you by the folks at Walmart to help spread the word about their recently launched Empowering Women Together campaign, another initiative in their commitment to global women's economic empowerment.   If you are on Pinterest, be sure to check out the Empowering Women Together board. There are some really great stories on ...

Chocolate Matzo Toffee Recipe – just 4 ingredients!


This Chocolate Matzo Toffee recipe is modified from one we make almost every holiday season.  I decided to make it with matzo crackers instead of saltines so they would be ok for Passover. I also love matzo crackers. It's the "plainest" food I know of....and I love plain food. Chocolate Matzo Toffee Recipe Ingredients 1cup unsalted  butter- ...

Dole Fruit Parfaits are my daytime escape #DoleParfaitEscape

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This post is brought to you by our friends at Dole Fruit Parfaits, which are a fun treat that really satisfies my sweet cravings without piling on tons of calories.  The single sized servings also means I'm not over-indulging (hey, you don't get curves like this without overindulging a time or two!).  The parfaits are simple and sweet- ...

Check out the Barbie MegaBloks selection at Walmart!

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Every time my 7 year old sees  any of the Barbie Megabloks line she gets all excited and starts asking how much money she needs to save to buy it all.  The idea of the Build 'n Style Luxury Mansion is so appealing to her- a "big" set to build that she can play with ...

$100 Amazon Giveaway- Facebook Blast!

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Makobi Scribe is bringing you this Amazon Facebook 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