iPad with Retina Display OR MS Surface Tablet OR Cash equivalent Giveaway!

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Welcome to the February iPad/Surface Giveaway! An awesome group of bloggers have teamed up to bring you this equally awesome giveaway for an iPad (RV: $499) or a Microsoft Surface Tablet (RV: $499)! Winner's choice! Hosted by Bay Area Mommy, Shopaholic Mommy, The WIC Project, and Misadventures With Andi! This giveaway starts on February 14, 2013 at ...

AXE Hair Styling Cravebox Kit (Giveaway) #AXEMen

AXE Hair Styling Cravebox Kit #AXEMen

Happy Valentine's Week!  I have a little bit of a fun twist on a Valentine idea for the man in your life- which is also a gift that keeps giving...for both of you!  The AXE Hair Styling Cravebox Kit  is for him, yes.  He'll be smelling all manly and looking sharp (or his hair will)...But when you ...

$200 David’s Bridal Gift Card Giveaway

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LOVE is in the air!  It's February, Valentine's Day, and National Wedding Month.  To celebrate, My Wedding Stream got together with some fabulous bloggers to giveaway a $200 gift card to David's Bridal. This giveaway is hosted by Mom With a Dot Com and Slap Dash Mom MyWeddingStream.com is a valuable service for those getting married. One of ...

Blick Art Materials Helps to Support Art with Art Room Aid

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I'm guessing that you've probably heard of Blick Art Materials.  Some of you may even have had the pleasure of visiting on of their stores!  We have one about 45 minutes from my house- I need to get over there. I haven't been since we moved to this house going on 8 years now. Blick ...

Freedom of speech and expression can lead to NO MAS!

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No Más Oppression! No Más Censorship! No Más Silence! Change can start with two simple words…NO MÁS!   Freedom of expression and freedom of speech can wield some pretty amazing results.  Big things, little things, in between things- many of these happened because one person said "no more." or really, NO MAS!  Someone has to start.  SomeONE ...

Have you broken any resolutions yet? Set new goals?

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Here's the thing about resolutions.  I break them.  I mean, not in the "oh screw it, it's been 4 days, gimme chocolate" kind of way, but more of a "oh, right. I fully intended to create time in my schedule do to things just for me and kept pushing that further and further back" so ...

The Songs We Share with Someone Special #Troop8x #HTC8

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With Valentine's Day in just over a week, thoughts turn to love, to friendship, romance...family, friends...spouses.  All normal.  I don't know about you but so many of the important people in my life are so intertwined with songs to me that I can't hear the song without thinking of them, or see them without the ...

Guest Post: How I saved money comparing credit cards online

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I was like a lot of people. I had used credit cards to pay off some bills I’d not expected, for a holiday we all felt we needed, and when an appliance broke down we used our card for that too. Before we knew it we’d been spending like that for too long, we’d ignored the ...