Backyard Safari Outfitters- a must have for summer fun!

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My kids LOVE being outside. They love to play outside, read outside, craft outside, hike, hunt, roll, help, work- you name it, they are happy to do it outdoors.  They love having adventures, and the older they get, the more they want to have their own adventures without mom and dad "interrupting" (interfering) and putting ...

No Bake Chocolate Cheesecake Bars- July 30 is Cheesecake Day!

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  Save Print No Bake Chocolate Cheesecake Bars- July 30 is Cheesecake Day! Author: Kraft Recipe type: Dessert Prep time:  5 hours Total time:  5 hours Serves: 18   These are divine. Light and sweet and so delicious! ...

Grasshopper Pudding Pie (No Bake!!)

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  Save Print Grasshopper Pudding Pie (No Bake!!) Author: Kraft Recipe type: Dessert Prep time:  6 hours Total time:  6 hours Serves: 10   So perfect and delicious on a hot summer day Ingredients 4 FAMOUS Chocolate ...

be you. be true for girls (giveaway 2 winners)

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little miss pink is all about her "be" messages. She hopes to make you smile, empower & inspire you to be you & be true. This line of tshirts and hats is, in a word, awesome.  Girl power in a fun and spunky way, with a huge array of colorful and sweet designs, all with one underlying ...

Ring the Bell Electronic Goal Tracker (Giveaway)

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 Ring the Bell Electronic Goal Tracker from Educational Insights offers a way to track a goal for an individual or an entire class, or any number of kids in between. Fun sounds and an exciting carnival theme take the goal chart to a whole new level! Teacher writes the goal and reward at the top and the ...

Sweet Peaches Bedding and Accessories

  Now that we have another little one joining our family our bedroom arrangement needs to be reevaluated.  My two big guys will now be sharing a bedroom and they desperately needed a room update.  It is fun to do something special for the older siblings when a new baby is expected.  Besides, what does a pregnant ...

Kids Summer Fun: Paper Jamz *new* Pro Series Mic (Giveaway)

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Paper Jamz has new Pro Series Mics out and they are so much fun! I don't know about you, but I *AM* a rockstar...at least when I'm driving in the car or in the shower.  Perfect tone, perfect tune, perfect pitch...so long as no one else is around.  That's why I like the Pro Series ...

Win one of 2 4-packs to see The Help (8/8)#TheHelpMovie

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Who wants to see a movie with This Mama?  Or rather, near me?  I get to give away 2 4-packs of screening passes to see The Help in Manchester, CT.  The show starts at 7 and seating is first come first serve so plan to arrive early- I'm guessing this will be a full house!! ...

The Help Prize Pack Giveaway #TheHelpMovie

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In (eager) anticipation of the premiere of The Help on August 10th, I'm excited to be able give away a prize pack full of goodies from the movie!! Here's the trailer again if you've not yet had a peek: One of my readers will win a The Help prize pack including a woman's t shirt, a ...

Play Money Coins & Bills Deluxe Set (Giveaway)

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Learning money is hard for many kids, my oldest included.  Coins in particular are very confusing, especially since the larger coins aren't always the greatest values.  Since my oldest will be needing to bring coins for part of her school supplies for first grade, and will be eating lunch at school this year, I thought ...