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Make the most of your visit to Universal Studios

Visiting Universal Studios Orlando can be an overwhelming experience, especially the first time you go. From the minute you get out of the car or shuttle and make your way in, there is so much to see and take in. Every bit of it is extremely well done & there are so many neat details [...]



The Walmart Ice Cream Social #IceCreamSocial

We planned our dinner hour a bit early this evening so we could treat the kids to The Walmart Ice Cream Social, which I called this morning to confirm was happening, and was told that yes a vendor would be at the store from 5-9 tonight, which is the information I received, and that is listed on [...]

Carousel Designs- Made in America (“Guest” Post)

Made in America. Sometimes this is an overused phrase to invoke patriotism and drive support for U.S. made products; but take a second to think about some note-worthy statistics. According to ABC news, only half the products people use every day are made in the United States. According to Moody’s Analytics, if every American spent [...]

Jello Pretzel Salad

Jenni introduced me to this last summer, and we were hooked instantly.  She grew up in the midwest, and this is common there, but here in CT I'd not heard of it.  DELICIOUS.  Some people do raspberries, some add fruit- I like plain old strawberry.  Lots of variations online but since it's 4th of July [...]

Happy 4th of July from Winnie the Pooh & MY Piglet “onscreen” debut!

In honor of Independence Weekend and my very first *appearance* in a Disney film...here's ME voicing Piglet...can you tell how nervous I was?  (If you want to skip my weird facial expressions forward it to 3:05 to see the clip with my voice!!) Like WINNIE THE POOH on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/WinniethePooh. WINNIE THE POOH opens [...]

Great DVD savings on Coupons.com!!

There are some family favorites on this list, and I think I better print these coupons too so I don't miss out on the savings!!  My brother T was in Oklahoma in high school, I remember going to see it (I am 13 years younger than him) and I remember seeing South Pacific with a [...]

Cars 2 Merchandise…

See this?  This is a photo one of the other bloggers took of the goodies we received upon checking in at our hotel in LA.  Toys.  Tattoos.  Stickers.  CDs. Here's my guy in the costume, which is sized at 7-8 years.  He's not yet 4, 35lbs, and this is long on him but not super [...]

Home Depot Garden Club- Sign up & Save!!

  We're big DIY folks in the Bargains house.  I love signing up for clubs like the Garden Club at Home Depot because you just never know what coupons they'll send out to you during the year!! We've actually had some great lawn and garden- and flower- coupons that we've been able to use to [...]