Blogging Tip: Optimize Images for SEO

Now, I know lots of you are not bloggers...but for those of you who are, this may be helpful and useful information to have.  Jenny aka Simple Mama has done lots of the "tech" stuff behind the scenes here on TMLHB and I'd not be here today if it wasn't for her.  With that said... Every ...

“Aisle to Isle” Sweepstakes from Every Day with Rachael Ray Magazine

Aisle to Isle

I have always dreamt of travelling to Hawaii. There's just something so alluring and romantic and, well, even the Brady Bunch got to go, so why not me, too?!  That's why I'm so excited about the "Aisle to Isle"  Sweepstakes from Every Day with Rachael Ray Magazine- the prize is a  5-night trip to ...

Global Resort Homes and Orlando Balloon Adventures: #OrlandoGiveaway Sponsors

The 7 night stay for the Orlando Giveaway (don't forget to enter!) is generously being sponsored by Global Resort Homes - a company located right in Orlando/Kissimmee, Florida  that offers vacation getaways in condos and homes for the budget conscious traveler to the most extravagant traveller, and everyone in between!!  They have a great reputation ...

Friends with Kids coming to theaters 3/9 (Trailer inside)

friends with kids

This movie looks so cute!! I'm excited to see it!  I am a huge fan of comedies and this one is something I can definitely relate to...I've heard such great things about the Bridesmaids movie and that cast is reunited in Friends with Kids! Friends With Kids is a daring and poignant ensemble comedy about a ...

Food Storage Containers

food storage container organization

I know that I am NOT the only person who has trouble keeping food storage containers neatly stored.  I can't be.  Every month I pull all of the components out (and how is it that each month I do pull them out, I toss the random pieces that have no match, no matter how hard ...

I love my Toyotas- especially my Sienna!

toyota sienna

Did you know that we are a Toyota family?  We are.  We actually have three Toyota vehicles right now.  I drive the Sienna minivan, and I won't deny it- I LOVE my "swagger wagon" with much passion!!  My oldest has played tball and soccer for a few years now, so we're a little bit accustomed ...

Annie’s coming back to Broadway!!

annie broadway

Leapin' Lizards!! I am so excited, I can't even explain.   I LOVE Annie.  I lived Annie.  Well, not really, but I sure pretended to.  I was a hard-core fan.  I had the wig, pajamas, toys, dolls, the RECORD album...and I think between my mom and godmother I saw Annie live on Broadway four or ...

Smart Communication with Smartphones

us cellular

I'm a blogger. I'm social. I like to be in the know.  I love my smartphone.   I hate to be far from my email.  I can't lie.   I won't lie.  My husband will tell you that I sleep with a device in hand that will let me check email at a moment's notice ...

Valentine’s Day Freebies, Deals, Crafts and Recipes! (with coupons)

valentines day

Here are some Valentine's Day Freebies, Deals, Crafts and Recipes just in time for Valentine's Day (5 days and  counting) that won't break the bank!! Deals and Gifts: Valentine's Day on a Dime: Ideas to make it special without breaking the bank Is your Valentine a movie lover?  Grab a few DVDs and snuggle up on the ...