Green shamrock homemade gummy candy- This Mama Loves

Green Shamrock Homemade Gummy Candy

Have you ever made homemade gummy candy? We haven't- or hadn't- but when my friend Jill showed me just how easy it is to make it at home, we decided we needed to try. A few ingredients (and I found natural, organic options as well, see below), a few minutes of time and 30-40 minutes [...]

Schwan’s for dinner again!

schwans pb dreamy ice cream

Tonight we had Black Angus Steak Burgers  from Schwan's on the grill with Mini Super Sweet Corn on the Cob also grilled...and then some Loaded Waffle Cone Peanut Butter Swirl Ice Cream (cones) for dessert.  Or rather, the family did.  I did have a few bites of the ice cream (no cone) and 2 mini corn [...]

Ask an Accountant

Thanks to Momondealz for bringing us this post each week! Although tax season is over, tax questions arise year round. My husband is an experienced accountant and will be answering questions sent to me at Question: I have been audited for medical expenses for 2008 (my husband became very ill) and have close to [...]

My take on Winnie the Pooh and a clip of Owl’s Cold :o)

pooh movie

The first time I saw the Winnie the Pooh movie (open TODAY, July 15th!!)when I was in LA, I loved it.  I knew I would- I have such fond memories of reading the A.A. Milne books as a child with my mom and well, I grew up with Pooh, Tigger, Kanga, Roo and Eeyore.  The [...]

Gorgeous Sterling Silver Jewelry 50% off from!! HURRY!

Today, pay only $15 for $30 Worth of Sterling Silver Jewelry from From custom birthstone rings to celebrity-inspired designs, you’ll find beautiful sterling silver jewelry that will help you create the perfect look for every occasion. They have beads that fit the Pandora, Troll and Camilla. There are a lot of them on sale [...]

FREE Fandango Movie Ticket from Offermatic!

Want to watch the final Harry Potter movie for Free? Offermatic is offering you a chance to see the new Harry Potter movie for free! (They tried to give away full-ride scholarship to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, but the Ministry of Magic prevented them from doing so.) For a limited time only, you [...]

$20 off $50 Firestone Auto Care Coupon

I just found an awesome Firestone Auto Care Coupon. This coupon is valid on: Brakes, Tires, Batteries, and Tune-Ups! Hurry this coupon expires 7/17. Here's the savings available: $25 off of $50 $50 off of $200 $100 off of $500 Thanks Stretching Your Budget! [ad#glam between posts]

Honey Nut Cheerios®: America’s Favorite Cereal (Giveaway & Coupon)

nhc prize pack

To celebrate their loyal legion of enthusiasts, Honey Nut Cheerios® cereal is giving you exactly what you want: more Honey Nut Cheerios®.  This is big news in our house- while my kids love this cereal, my husband will choose this for breakfast almost every single day.  Mr. Bargains loves it!   I like it too because [...]

Earn money for your local school online!

Starting in August, e-Labels for Education program will be expanding to include more retailers than ever before! I love knowing that I am helping my kids school while getting great food for the kiddos! Retailers like Giant Eagle and Albertson's, will now be able to earn 1 point electronically each time you use your Shopper [...]

Boumy Soft Leather Shoes for your littlest ones

boumy shoes

Boumy Shoes, made in Holland, sent Baby B a pair of their Flower Power Pink shoes to try out.  I'm a huge fan of soft soled shoes at least until children turn 2 although honestly, my kids have worn them through the winter when 3 because they tuck nicely into my bag, keep the kids' socks [...]