7 Ways to Practice Math Skills This Summer

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A few weeks off in the summer can cause kids to lose those math skills they worked all school year on. Don’t let that happen! Instead, take a look below at 7 ways to practice math skills this summer. This ways are fun and frugal, and are sure to keep kids in the math mood. ...

Updated Straight Talk plans and promotions #StraightTalkTesters

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Straight Talk has some new updated plans and great promotions going right now and they wanted me to let you all know about them! I'm really excited about the new plans- well, one is updated, one is new- but I'm still excited! New and Updated Straight Talk Plans: Updated! With the updated $45 30-day plan you get ...

Little Life Lessons from Mom #KeepGoodGoing

My mom and me, circa 1979? and probably the last photo taken of us together.

This post brought to you by New York Life. All opinions are 100% mine. Did your mom have little bits of wisdom that seemed so small when she said them, but later in life you realized were just profound truths?   My mom did.  Be the friend you want to have. A smile can make a BIG difference. There's always ...

Crafty Party Tips #TrashCrashers

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Having a crafty party can be tons of fun.  Having crafts available means everyone has something to do and there's no risk of "down time" where people get bored.  This is especially great for kid parties, if there's not a place for them to get outside and run around to play. But craft supplies can also ...

Getting ready for the Kentucky Derby

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The Kentucky Derby is one of the most prestigious sporting and social events of the year, and this year is going to be must-see. Everyone that can possibly attend will be there, and each and every one of them will be at their best. From hair and makeup to the perfect clothes, hat and accessories, being ...

Sponsored Video: Making cleanup easy and fun #TrashCrashers

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We all know that life gets messy sometimes.  There's just no way around it.  When life does get messy, we have to clean up the mess, right?  Why not make it fun?  No one ever said we can't make even the most tedious task into a fun activity.  Check out this video about making cleanup ...

The best Greek Yogurt: Are you YO or CHO? #TasteOff

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So are you YO or CHO? Which is your preference? Can you believe that 4 out of 5  people agree That Yoplait Greek 100 Strawberry Yogurt tastes better than Chobani Simply 100 Strawberry Yogurt!? This post is brought to you by our friends at Yoplait.  Opinions are my own. Head out to your local grocery store, and ...

Going green in the bathroom #Moms4JNJConsumer

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Happy Earth Month, my friends. We try to make all months Earth Month, but especially in April, it's good to raise awareness and see what's going on in the world to protect this beautiful planet we live on.This post is part of the HEALTHY ESSENTIALS® 2014 program by Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc. and ...

How do you wipe your bum? #LetsTalkBums

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Um, yes, yes I did just ask that question. How do you wipe your bum?  How do you wipe your bum? (This post is brought to you by our friends (who also have bums) at Cottonelle). I'm serious. We all have a bum.  There's no way around it.  In fact, you are probably sitting on yours ...

Love your pits!! Armpits have a purpose, too you know!

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Remember a few weeks ago I shared with you a bunch of weird armpit facts?  Well, my friends at Lunchbox apparently embraced my weird facts about armpits knowledge and asked if I'd share more armpit stuff with you... well, specifically, this video link which has letters to armpits and ends with a $2 coupon for Dove Advanced ...