Don’t forget to check eBay for the hottest toys of the season!

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The holidays are upon us! Have you started your holiday shopping yet? The kick-off to the shopping season is officially on Friday, or rather, Black Friday.  I'm a Black Friday shopper, but more for the fun of it.  The bulk of my shopping is done already.  I want to know more about what's on everyone's ...

Ultimate Macaroni & Cheese Recipe from In the Kitchen with David

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I LOVE comfort food.  I mean, what's not to love?  Food that comforts the soul.  Clearly I love it, or I'd not be so...well, round.  One of my favorite comfort foods is macaroni and cheese.  It's also one of my favorite things to cook. I make a mean mac'n'cheese, if I do say so myself, ...

Sweet Home Alabama on BluRay

sweet home alabama

So here's something you probably don't know.  My husband has a thing for Reese Witherspoon and I seem to always have a thing for her costars in movies.  So when I heard that Sweet Home Alabama was coming out on BluRay, I had to jump at the chance to get it.  I'm still scratching my ...

Your Santa Story Review and Giveaway

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I LOVE Christmas. The holiday decorations, the shopping, the snow and the traditions. Now that I have kids, the traditions are even more special. Talking about Santa and setting up cookies on the fireplace Christmas Eve are memories that I cherish and I know that my children do as well. There is just nothing like ...

Vipre Antivirus Gives Me Peace of Mind

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This post brought to you by GFI. All opinions are 100% mine. I recently inherited my dad's laptop.  It was actually my mom's, custom ordered to her specifications, a few weeks before she died.  My dad's barely used it since, but between the two of them they managed to put a lot of "stuff" on the ...

Hello Kitty Karaoke Machine (Giveaway) #HGG

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Sparklebee sent us their Hello Kitty Karaoke machine recently and we have been having so much fun with it! This karaoke machine is probably the cutest karaoke machine I've ever seen.  It's also the only one I've had at home.  Both my girls have inherited their mama's love for Hello Kitty so we've loved having "her" here. ...

Give a Dam App (Review)

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Want to take a little trip to Nostalgia Lane with me?  Do you remember Chupa Chups lollipops?  Chupa Chups lives by the “Life Less Serious” philosophy to sit back, relax and take time to enjoy all the quirky and funny things in life while enjoying a Chupa Chups.  Now you  can head to Camp Chupa Chups (with ...

iPieces Games for iPad by Pressman (Giveaway) #GiftGuide

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I have a FUN stocking stuffer idea for all of you who own iPads!  Pressman Toy has these fun new games that bring old school board games into the world of technology- the new line of iPieces!  These games are fun- the digital boards mean things can move, you can have sound effects, etc.  That's ...

The Muppets Christmas Carol 20th Anniversary on BluRay 11/6

the muppets christmas carol 20th anniversary

The Classic Christmas Tale. With A Muppets Twist. It’s Not Easy Being Scrooge Special Edition The Muppets Bring a Hilarious Twist to This Classic Christmas Tale, For the Very First Time on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack - November 6, 2012 I'm a huge Muppets fan. I grew up with these furry friends.  My Saturday nights were spent watching The Muppet ...

Neighborhood Toy Store Day is November 10 #toystoreday

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The holidays are rapidly approaching-- here we are in November, and its time to start thinking about holiday shopping.  I'm a huge fan of shopping- I love it, to be honest.  Fun, relaxing...and I like to be smart with my money, in more ways than one.  I do like to get the best bang for ...