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Why I Bought My 8 Year Old A Cell Phone

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and it’s advertisers, the T-Mobile Simply Prepaid™ plan and Samsung Galaxy Avant. All opinions are mine alone. #ChangingPrepaid #CollectiveBias When I got married in 1999, I said I would do it … Continue reading

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Traits of a Attractive Man

What makes a man attractive? That’s a loaded question, one that will change at many points throughout your life.  Age, hormones and circumstances all come into play.  So, on my drive to work a few days ago, I caught the … Continue reading

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Last Minute Valentines Day Gifts Under $25

Valentine’s Day… It’s practically here!  My kiddos are easy – they just want chocolate, and lots of it.  Most of your significant others won’t be quite so easy to shop for.  I read an article a few days ago that … Continue reading

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Win Grace Thomas, The Newest American Girl {Giveaway}

If you’ve been hanging around for any length of time, you know that we’re a little bit American Girl obsessed.  (Evidence here, here, here and here…. there’s a whole section devoted to them under the Crafts & Hobbies tab up … Continue reading

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Sibling Rivalry: Tips To Make Sharing A Bedroom A Success

This post is sponsored by Netflix.  As a member of the Netflix #StreamTeam, I receive complimentary Netflix streaming.  We were Netflix customers for years before becoming members of the #StreamTeam.  All opinions are mine and mine alone. After my husband … Continue reading

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Free Valentine’s Day Card Printables

Valentine’s Day is the same date every year, yet prepping Valentine’s Day cards for my kiddos’ classmates sneaks up on me every. single. time.  Why am I so ill prepared?  It rarely fails that I am running to Walmart or … Continue reading

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Sticking To Fitness Goals Through Injury

This post was sponsored by Target® through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select.  While I was compensated to write a post about Target® C9, all opinions are my own. The past few years have been a real journey for me.  I was never … Continue reading

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Free Valentine’s Day Treats Basket Pattern

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and it’s advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone.  #TreatThePups #CollectiveBias Fenway, The Intense.  My 4 legged baby.  Part human, part Border Collie, 100% spoiled.  He’s my constant companion, always by my … Continue reading

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12 Tips for Hosting an A-List Awards Show Party

The folks at Applebee’s and E!Online want your next awards show viewing party to be a box office hit! To help your planning along, we’ve partnered with Applebee’s and E!Online to share 12 tips for hosting an A-List awards show … Continue reading

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Reigniting My Love For Photography In 2015

Sometimes, life gets in the way.  It gets in the way of our fun, it gets in the way of our hobbies, it gets in the way of perusing our goals.  One thing I let fall of my radar in … Continue reading

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