From Slavery to Freedom Gala at the Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles 5/17

from slavery to freedom

CASTLA (The Coalition to Abolish Slavery & Trafficking) is a not-for-profit organization that assists those who have been held captive against their will with emergency response, outreach, and advocacy to survivors healing from the unspeakable violence endured during their enslavement. There are over 12.3 million slaves help in captivity world-wide today, with over 18,000 men, ...

Come Join us for come “Coffee Talk” #NaturalBlissWM #CBias

natural bliss

It took me years to understand the wonderfulness of coffee.  Exactly the number of years it took me to become a mother, actually.  Once I became a sleep-deprived parent, coffee became something I needed to have, and over time, something I wanted to have- not just for the wake up, but because I sincerely was ...

Protecting yourself online

do not call registry

Do you worry about protecting your identity online?  We do.  It isn't just a "thing" that happens sometimes-data theft can and has happened to many corporations and databanks- big and small.  We need to educate ourselves and be aware so that if something does come up, we've taken steps to protect ourselves and also to ...

ET’s Hanging with the Stars Contest- Enter to Win an All-Expenses Paid Trip to LA!!

ET's hanging with the stars contest

Do you love celebrities?  Do you love the EMMY awards?   You're going to LOVE THIS CONTEST!!  I know lots of my readers love to dish on celebs, who doesn't?  This is your chance to hang WITH them in LA!! I hope one of you wins!!  "ET's Hanging with the Stars Sweepstakes" Launch: Thursday, April 26, 2012 Close: ...

Sponsored Post Opportunity for Bloggers

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Best (and cheapest) Justice League Shirts I’ve Seen!

Imagine my surprise when at Target a few weeks back looking for underwear for the kids and I saw this package.  I grabbed it, because my son, age 4.5, eats, sleeps and breathes superheroes (with the exception of the moments during the day when he's on a Star Wars mission) and I have found that ...

Roger Nix President at Age Six – Support a hopeful children’s author!

Roger Nix President at Age Six

First time children’s book author Nick Dazé, is in the final days (63 hours to be exact) of his campaign to raise funding to independently publish his children's book Roger Nix President at Age Six. The story is about kindergartener Roger Nix, an ordinary boy: Roger loves kindergarten, playing make-believe, and hanging out with his imaginary friends ...

Glasses, contacts, or surgery?

eyeglasses

I have worn glasses most of my life.  I remember my first pair of glasses- they were, of course, "Annie" frames...big, buglike, and ohsounattractive.  I *had* to have the Annie frames...although I'm quite certain my mom must have argued with me to no avail.   The older I get, the worse my vision gets- and ...

$346.48 for an iPad2!

ipad2

BeeSavy has a great deal on an iPad2- list price is $449.00 but the refurbished unit is on sale for $349.99 less .75% cash back makes it $346.48!! It's easy to take advantage of this deal: head over to BeeSavy.com Login or sign up Click on daily deals (although this has been showing all day for me on ...

April “Baby” Showers Twitter Party with Aquaphor April 26! #babyaqua

aquaphor baby

I’m sure you’re familiar with the rhyme “April Showers Brings May Flowers.” (In my house we say April showers bring MY birthday!) Well Aquaphor is hosting a Twitter Party on Thursday April 26 and spun the rhyme a bit to create the theme April “Baby” Showers. This hour long conversational chat will have moms with ...