“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 ...

Cheryl&Co.® Watering Can full of goodies (giveaway)- What a Mom Wants

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Cheryl&Co.® sent us an adorable pink polka dot Watering Can chock full of adorable and delectable goodies.  Whimsical sugar cookies shaped like flowers in pink,yellow and orange buttercream frosting were the first goodies we saw upon opening the packaging, and as we ate more cookies we noticed some milk chocolate pretzel clusters.  As if whimsical cookies ...

My Best Mother’s Day

My best Mother's Day was kind of... nothing special.  It was  my birthday, and it was 2005, just before I had my Busy girl.  We'd just signed contracts to buy our current home and we actually had the home inspection the morning of Mother's Day, and I remember feeling "grown up" because my dad called and we ...