The MUPPETS are coming (back)!!

THE MUPPETS hits theaters November 23, 2011. I can't wait! I grew up watching The Muppets- so did my husband!! Cast: Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Gonzo, Animal, Jason Segel, Amy Adams, Chris Cooper and Walter On vacation in Los Angeles , Walter, the world's biggest Muppet fan, and his friends Gary (Jason Segel) and ...

Cars 2 featurette- want a sneak peak?

Wow. I just realized that a month from today, I'll be back HOME from my trip to LA and will have already attended the red carpet premiere of Cars 2! I can't wait- we loved the first Cars movie and the second one promises to be just as great. I can't wait to go ...

FiberChoice® is encouraging ‘Choices for Better Health’

I've shared with you before how important fiber is in our diets- having learned this the hard way, I think its important to talk about and educate ourselves on not so fun topics like having enough fiber for our diets.   I think that many of us cringe when we hear "fiber" because we think of the ...

Wanna Win Something (link up your giveaways too!)

Link up your giveaways- they'll be shared across all 12 of the Mavens of Money blogs!!  Expose your giveaway to hundreds of thousands!! Sidral Mundet: Apple-Flavored Soda  Tassimo Brewbot $40 Gift Card to Willow House $20 Paypal Cash Pampered Chef Healthy Cookbook Planet Flops-Eco Friendly Flip Flops $230 MobiCam video baby monitor Custom luggage tags Kim & Scott's gourmet pretzels Heelys Kikis' Maternity SmartLab Toys Olive Oil Desserts Pregnancy ...

Frugal Summer Fun with Regal Theaters

 Regal Theaters offers movies every summer for the whole family to come enjoy, just for $1! They are always family friendly movies and are usually on a Tuesday or Wednesday morning! Here is our local theater's $1 movies for this summer, just to give you an idea of what movies they may be showing! Check ...

Mirrors, mirrors, mirrors.

So here's something I realized recently- we have next to no mirrors in our house.  We have one in each bathroom- and...well, that's it.  2 mirrors in our house. 2 bathrooms, 2 vanity bathroom mirrors.  When Busy wants to see what her hair looks like when I give her 11 ponies or do a french braid, ...

Chives Recall @ Stop & Shop

Following notification from its supplier, Goodness Gardens, Inc. of New Hampton, NY, The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company, LLC has removed from stores Chives Lot #0201111 because it has the potential to be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes. The following product, with Lot # 0201111, is affected by this recall: Goodness Garden Chives, .25 oz., UPC 0-2198520005-6 To date, ...

My move from a .blogspot to a .com to a .com on WordPress

When I started my blog, I had no idea what I wanted it to be, what it might become, nor, most importantly, what I was doing. I started a blog thru Google's Blogger and quickly realized, I wanted my own domain. Interesting, since a few months prior to that decision, I had no idea what ...

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Giveaway

pirates tattoo

I love doing these movie-themed giveaways for you guys- and I cannot wait to see the newest Pirates of the Caribbean movie!! I loved the first three (ahem, largely due to the yumminess of Johnny Depp, I won't lie) and I'm happy to host a giveaway for one of my readers of an adult-sized tshirt, bandana and ...