Squinkies For Boys!

We love Squinkies around the Bargains house. They're cute, they're fun, they fit in pockets (and radiator grills) and don't hurt when you step on them in the dark (tested multiple times on multiple floor surfaces). Squinkies hit the stores last fall and flew off shelves lightning fast- and in the past year they've grown [...]

Doctor Who: The Complete Sixth Series Blu-Ray/DVD #giveaway #rafflecopter #bbc

On November 22nd, Whovians can join The Eleventh Doctor (Matt Smith) and Amy Pond (Karen Gillan) as they make their triumphant return in a season filled with fresh thrills, new monsters and pulse-pounding adventures on BBC's Doctor Who: The Complete Sixth Series. Plentiful extras include a 60-minute Christmas Special; Doctor Who Confidential, an inside look [...]

The Littlest Angel DVD (Giveaway)

THE LITTLEST ANGEL, the brand new animated feature length film from Anchor Bay, is flying onto DVD shelves for the first time on November 15th! Based on the beloved classic of the fifteenth best-selling children’s book of all time, THE LITTLEST ANGEL takes us on a rousing adventure with a young and sometimes mischievous Angel [...]

“Cherry Jam- Cherry Ring Pop” #giveaway #rafflecopter (3 winners) #CherryJamRingPop

I grew up watching (and loving) Strawberry Shortcake and all of her scrumptious smelling friends. I'm excited to meet Cherry Jam and share this giveaway with you! Calling all Strawberry Shortcake Fans! There is a new face in the Berry Bitty City! Cherry Jam, a singing megastar makes her debut this Saturday (November 19) on [...]

Beauty and the Beast: Enchanted Christmas & Belle’s Magical World DVDs (Giveaway)

On November 22nd, Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment releases the following:  BEAUTY & THE BEAST: THE ENCHANTED CHRISTMAS SPECIAL EDITION on Blu-ray™ and DVD Combo Pack, DVD and Movie Download BEAUTY & THE BEAST: BELLE'S MAGICAL WORLD SPECIAL EDITION on DVD and Movie Download Belle, Beast, Lumiere, Mrs. Potts and Chip are back!!  Not just for Christmas but for [...]

Crock Pot Applesauce

This week's recipe is for yummy Homemade Applesauce using Brianne's recipe from Just Trying To Save Money! This recipe is perfect for when you notice a sale on apples such as the sale two weeks ago at Meijer that Brianne used to stock up. You only need a few ingredients to make a great tasting [...]

Digital Video Sensor Pad Monitor

I LOVE, LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE my video baby monitor. I think its one thing that I'd not give up with a baby. The peace of mind I've had (and funny things I've gotten to see) has made the investment soooooooooo very worth it. I wish I'd had one as a first time parent- I [...]

Animals Five Rules of Cool!

·         LIVE LOUD!!!! – Anything worth doing is worth doing at high-decibel. Whether it’s playing drums, singing, expressing your opinion or simply wearing a really loud sports coat, this is a surefire way to make sure the world knows who you are, where you are and in which direction you’re headed.    ·         EAT NOW! [...]

The Bowtique has custom ornaments now (discount code inside) #Giveaway#Rafflecopter

bowtique ornaments

You all know how I love hair accessories for my girls, right?  Especially when they are from my dear friend Jill at The Bowtique.  Pretties for your princess, indeed. Well, not only does Jill have some over the top cuteness in store for holiday hair, but she's also got a whole new endeavour- she's taken [...]

Flippin’ Pfefferneuse, Parents and Progressive Aphasia

You know, its been a long time (finally) since the grief of losing my mom hit hard in public.  It isn't that I don't miss her, because I do- but that in-your-face-reality and reminder hasn't been present for a while.  I haven't missed it.  This morning, I ran to get some things at the grocery [...]