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Simple & Sweet DIY Growth Chart & Orange Strawberry Banana Smoothie

Consideration was provided by Go & Grow by Similac®. If there's one thing I've learned as a mom, it's that kids grow fast. They arrive in the world unable to do much at all on their own, and within a few days or weeks can start to control their heads. Within a few months, they may [...]

Cool Cuts 4 Kids (Giveaway- 2 winners)


Have you ever gone into a place to get your child's haircut and wanted to walk back out?  The adult sized chairs, capes, the sounds, the smells- things that seem like no big deal to us can often be overwhelming for kids.  Cool Cuts 4 Kids offers a salon JUST for kids- where the chairs [...]

*HOT* $10 off $20 at Bertucci’s!!


Bertucci's has online ordering available at select locations (staring July 14) and coming soon everywhere. Check for details!! BUT if you register, place an online order and enter code TENOFF at checkout, you will get $10 off your first $20 order!! First time users only. My husband loves getting Bertucci's for lunch as a treat [...]

Target this week

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Target ad. To get the complete list of match-ups, check Just Trying To Save Money. ***Special Note for Target*** Target accepts manufacturer coupons and Internet printable coupons. Target also has Target Store Coupons that you can print and combine with manufacturer coupons. At this time they do [...]

Family Dollar this week

Here are a few highlights for this weeks Family Dollar ad. To get the complete list of match-ups, check Just Trying To Save Money. ***Special Note for Family Dollar*** Family Dollar accepts manufacturer coupons, Internet printable coupons and Family Dollar store coupons. You can also combine a manufacturer coupon with a Family Dollar coupon as [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

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. [...]

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 [...]