My Mother’s Day Plans include unplugging it all #SocialBlackout

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It's Mother's Day weekend and as much as I love you all, dear friends, I won't be online much.  Especially not on Sunday, Mother's Day itself.  Why is that?  I want to unplug, unwind and just chill.  All day.  I won't lie, it will be hard, because I've always got my phone right there, or ...

Double Cash Back at Ebates in time for Mother’s Day!

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Happy May!  It's almost Mother's Day- and it's time for many (including myself) to get those gifts, flowers, cards, plants, etc purchased in time for Sunday.  It's also my birthday week...and since I'm a mom...so sometimes maybe it's time for me to surprise myself?!  One of my FAVORITE ways to shop is online but my ...

Empowering Women for Mother’s Day #PintoEmpower (Giveaway)

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As we celebrate mothers around the world this weekend, it seems to me that we should be doing what we can to celebrate women around the world in general- yes, mothers, but when we're looking to get something for a mother in our lives to show a token of our appreciation for all they do, ...

Dillon Rogers Kid’s Signature Bracelets (Giveaway)

Dillon Rogers Kids Signature Bracelet

When I was asked if I wanted to review Dillon Rogers Kid's Signature Bracelets, I knew they would make the perfect gift for mom this Mother's Day!  This completely customizable leather bracelet features your child's actual signature on the leather making it one of a kind.   Each bracelet can hold up to five names ...

What are you making for mom? With Mom? As a mom? Mother’s Day Giveaway

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It's the end of April, and Mother's Day is just a few weeks away.  Back in the day, my mom and I enjoyed doing crafts together. While she's not here to spend Mother's Day with, I'll carry on our tradition of crafting together with my kids- even if it's my own Mother's Day surprise.  It's ...

“Mama Paws” from 1800 Flowers is A-Dog-Able!

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This is "my" week, friends.  My birthday week AND Mother's Day week.  Lots of celebratory events, right?  Given this, and the fact that I love fresh flowers, I was excited to get "Mama Paws" from 1800Flowers.com this past week.  I love it.  Cute and whimsical, and my whole kitchen smells fresh and, well, flowery!  Flowers ...

Ebates celebrates Mothers with a Mother’s Day #Giveaway

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A few months ago, I got an email from Paypal that I'd made my 500th purchase with them.  Chuckling to myself, I realized quickly that a majority of those purchases were made through Ebates.com, which meant that I got more money back...to use on more purchases.  Online shopping is in my blood.  My mom taught ...

voiceBoks Mother’s Day #Giveaway

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All mothers deserve the best. That's why this year, voiceBoks, Planet Weidknecht, Good Steward Savers, Terri's Little Haven, and About a Mom Blog are throwing a BIG Mother’s Day Bash Event! together to help you celebrate the special day with yours truly.This year’s Event features 3 Prizes! 1) The First Place Prize will feature will be ...

Kids Frugal Fun- Mother’s Day

Thanks to Mom on Dealz for sharing! Each week I bring you a craft you can create with your child that is both frugal and educational. This week I want to focus on Mother's Day crafts. You may be thinking, "I don't want to create my own gift!". If this is how ...

Pure Dark Chocolate Review

I truly am a baker at heart.  If only my waistline (and children), would allow me to bake more often!!  When I had the opportunity to review Pure Dark artisanal chocolate, I had the perfect opportunity to slip on that apron and get baking for the Easter holiday!  I tried out 2 different slabs of ...