Heartbreak, heartache, and love.

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I'm writing this ahead of time because I'm not sure what my mood will be in the morning.  You see, 2 years ago today, my mom was alive.  Sick, yes, dying, yes, but alive.  In fact, we were due to be visiting 2 days from now.  Celebrating Busy B's birthday up there in New Hampshire, ...

Win $200 in Gift Cards for Back 2 School Shopping!!

It's Back2School time and I want to help my super savvy readers get ready by picking up the tab on some of your back to school purchases. I've teamed up with A Proverbs Wife, The Tween & Me, Madame Deals, Melissa's Bargains, Penny Pinching Polly, Wheel & Deal Mama, Clever Housewife, At Home Moma, Mommy's Coupon ...

Good Friends Just Click

Let’s be friends, link, click, and connect! No rules! Link up and follow as many as you can on the link below. Become bloggy friends- because you know, blog friends are some of the best friends you can have in life -just ask us! Leaving comments is a plus on your way to new friendships. Stumbles, Tweets, ...

Couch Critics & Orville Redenbacher are giving away PRIZES. To fans!!

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I love popcorn. I do. My absolute most favorite way to enjoy it is plain, freshly popped, with some M&M's mixed in. That isn't usually available so I settle for freshly popped, and since we were introduced to Orville Redenbacher's Pop Up Bowls around Oscar time, those have become a staple in our house (you ...

The Children’s Place is having a Facebook Fiesta and we’re invited!

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On July 26, 2011 from 9pm-10pm EST The Children's Place is inviting fans to join them for a Facebook Fiesta—a live chat hosted on The Children’s Place Facebook page where their celebrity mom and fashion editor co-hosts will chat with all of their fans in an open forum about all things fashion, family and fun in the summer months. WHO: ...

Aldi Deals this week

Here are the best deals at Aldi this week:  (I may be making my first foray to Aldi this week...I've never been yet- not any reason why, I've heard great things about them!! Anyone who has advice or suggestions feel free to share!!) Red Grapes, $1.25/lb. Cauliflower, $1.29 Broccoli, $0.99 Baby Carrots (16 oz.), $0.29 Fit & Active Liquid Egg ...

Andi’s Indian Summer: Circle C Beginnings

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Andi's Indian Summer is the second of 4 books we received from Susan Marlow's Circle C Beginnings series. The series is appropriate for ages 6-8 although my just turned 6 year old has been fine reading them- and enjoying them immensely.  We've already met Andi Carter and her siblings, and now we read as Andi gets a ...

$1.50 Got2b coupon

  Got2b is celebrating 10 years of style. In offer of that, they are offering an awesome $1.50 coupon on any full size product! Just like them on Facebook and print your coupon!! Thanks Stretching Your Budget! [ad#glam between posts]

Ask an Accountant

Although tax season is over, tax questions arise year round. Mr. MomonDealz  is an experienced accountant and will be answering questions sent to me at cjwtaxpro@gmail.com with the subject line "Ask an accountant". Question: In 2010 I won an all expense paid trip as a prize for winning a contest. The company immediately asked for my social security ...

50% off Women’s Knit Dresses 7/23 ONLY!!!

Set your alarm clock and head on over to your local Old Navy tomorrow morning! Saturday July 23, 2011 from 8am-12pm grab all women's knit dresses for 50% off! As usual you know these will go fast so grab them while you can. Remember if they don't have your size or color you want, grab ...