GoldieBlox Building Toys for Girls #lookatgoldie #giveaway

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Last Christmas, we gave our youngest daughter 2 GoldieBlox sets.  It was the beginning of something beautiful.  Building toys- for GIRLS- that aren't super girlie, and aren't dumbed down.  My kids LOVE building toys.  All 3 of them.  My younger 2 are more into it than my oldest, but she still enjoys building too. Many ...

Thinning Hair Products #Cerafill

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I have a lot of hair. Like, a lot a lot.  It's super fine, though...and the numbers are on the decline since kid #1 was born 9 years ago. I thought the hair loss would stop after the "6 months" people kept telling me about for post-partum hair loss. It never did. I wonder sometimes ...

IOGEAR ScreenShare, MediaShair Hub, and TuneTap

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We live in an increasingly connected world and every day brings new products that allow us to share data across different devices.  These three new products from IOGear are aimed at simplifying the mess of managing media files across all of your different devices. Screenshare – Wireless Mobile and PC to HDTV First we have the Screenshare, ...

Supporting old injuries

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I've started Couch 2 5k again.  (Yes, again...). I need NO excuses. None.  Zip.  I've decided that I'm going to support my weak spots while I start this journey so that they can start to strengthen and not hold me back. I don't need an old injury popping up and messing with my progress! I'd ...

Jimmy Dean expands past breakfast

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Jimmy Dean has long been known for their breakfast fare. They've expanded past breakfast into lunch and dinner fare, and done so quite nicely.  Delights by Jimmy Dean line is available in eight varieties, including four savory sandwich offerings each containing two snack-size sandwiches and four flavor-packed entree bowls, all for 300 calories or less. ...

Cheesecake Factory’s #SayCheesecakeContest #NationalCheesecakeDay

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My heart rate seems to have doubled, and my breathing becomes quick and shallow. There isn’t a mirror around, but I’m almost positive my pupils must be dilated much larger than normal. I peer around, just to double check that no one else is around to watch me. I know that they aren’t. I checked ...

Listerine UltraClean makes mornings brighter

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This post brought to you by Listerine. All opinions are 100% mine. Target is one of my favorite places to shop. I can't even try to deny it.  I get a little giddy when I see things that are offered or availble only at Target.  Before I go any further, please know that I'm going ...

3 ways to enjoy Cheerios Protein #CheeriosProtein

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There's really two things I eat for breakfast regularly. I'm pretty boring and pretty basic. It's almost always eggs or cereal with milk. Eggs are broken yolk, over hard- basically, cook 'em until they are rubbery and then I'm happy.  With cereal, plain is where it's always been for me.  One of my favorite cereals ...

Moonshine BBQ makes me smile. #OutbackBestMates

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I have a confession to make.  Recently, I took my family to Outback Steakhouse for a fun family night (the nice folks from our local Outback invited us). Now, I knew all about the Moonshine BBQ menu items because I had sampled them in April at the Bloomin' Brands headquarters...but I hadn't been able to ...

Healthy on the go snack idea #RealTastesGood

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I want my kids to be healthy, productive, and successful. I’m fairly certain every decent mother wants the same. I find, however, that the “healthy” part is much easier said than done. The day and age that we live in is all about go, go, go, and my family is no different. Always on the ...