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Amazing Visual Math – Calculator Giveaway Opportunity (giveaway ends 7/31/14)

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  I hate to say this but it will be time to shift our thoughts from lounging by the beach, hanging out at the pool and enjoying the lazy days of summer to prepping for back to school. My kids are ready to go back. They are pretty bored this summer because we haven't been able to go anywhere or do anything except on the weekends. I hate to say … [More...]

Find plus size bathing suits (and other sizes) at FreeCountry.com

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  I have been a "plus" size almost all of my life. I am not proud of that fact, but that is just how it is. Even when I lose weight I'm still considered overweight for my height. Sigh... If only I could be 7' tall. Then I'd be a perfect weight for my height. Clothes shopping is not always an easy thing when you are a plus size. I am very … [More...]

Looking for a unique gift for Him? Check out Mantry

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  Shopping for men is not easy. When it comes to women there are so many options - jewelry, perfume, flowers, gift baskets, clothing, bath products, beauty products... When it comes to men the options seem a bit limited - tools, sports memorabilia and cologne. Many men enjoy cooking and barbecuing. If the man in your life is into cooking a … [More...]

Puracyn – Your first step in first aid to protect your family’s “summer firsts”

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Do you and your family have special things that you look forward to doing each and every summer, like the first time your family gets to go to the beach or the first time you get to fire up the barbecue. My family enjoys visiting our local and state parks often. One park we go to every summer is Bear Mountain State Park. We always go for a picnic and then … [More...]

A Celebration of Firsts: Babies“R”Us Welcomes Parents to Celebrate the First Birthday of His Royal Highness the Prince of Cambridge with the Best of British Collection

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  Ever since Prince William proposed to the lovely Princess Kate many people around the globe have become fans of the new royal couple. The monarchy hasn't has such an appeal worldwide since Princess Diana. With the birth of the super adorable Prince George many parents have been trying to offer their babies the same clothing and products that … [More...]

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Amazing Visual Math – Calculator Giveaway Opportunity (giveaway ends 7/31/14)

Amazing Visual Math

  I hate to say this but it will be time to shift our thoughts from lounging by the beach, hanging out at the pool and enjoying the lazy days of summer to prepping for back to school. My kids are ready to go back. They are pretty bored this summer because we haven't been able to go anywhere or do anything except on the weekends. I hate to say … [More...]

Go See Earth To Echo This Weekend – Special $100 Fandango Gift Code Giveaway (ends 7/11/14)

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  The fun, family film Earth To Echo has landed in theaters. The movie is receiving a lot of praise from audience and critic alike. I haven't seen the film yet but I am planning on taking my family to see the film - possibly this weekend. Tuck, Munch and Alex are a closely bonded trio of inseparable friends, but their time together is coming … [More...]

Enjoy 20% off Teleflora Bouquets plus a giveaway for $75 (ends 7/20/14)

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  If there is one thing I love about the spring and summer months it's all the beautiful flowers people have growing around their homes. We live in a condo and it's next to impossible for me to keep flowers on our balcony due to direct sunlight all the time. I also worry about plants and flowers that might be harmful for my dog and cats. For the … [More...]

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Amazing Visual Math – Calculator Giveaway Opportunity (giveaway ends 7/31/14)

Amazing Visual Math

  I hate to say this but it will be time to shift our thoughts from lounging by the beach, hanging out at the pool and enjoying the lazy days of summer to prepping for back to school. My kids are ready to go back. They are pretty bored this summer because we haven't been able to go anywhere or do anything except on the weekends. I hate to say … [More...]

Find plus size bathing suits (and other sizes) at FreeCountry.com

Bathing Suit

  I have been a "plus" size almost all of my life. I am not proud of that fact, but that is just how it is. Even when I lose weight I'm still considered overweight for my height. Sigh... If only I could be 7' tall. Then I'd be a perfect weight for my height. Clothes shopping is not always an easy thing when you are a plus size. I am very … [More...]

Looking for a unique gift for Him? Check out Mantry

Mantry Crate

  Shopping for men is not easy. When it comes to women there are so many options - jewelry, perfume, flowers, gift baskets, clothing, bath products, beauty products... When it comes to men the options seem a bit limited - tools, sports memorabilia and cologne. Many men enjoy cooking and barbecuing. If the man in your life is into cooking a … [More...]

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Bubble Guppies: Get Ready for School! Available on DVD July 29, 2014

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    I know many people don't want to think about this but back to school time is right around the corner. In fact some children return to school in a matter of a weeks. For some children the first day of school can be stressful. They worry about what their new teacher will be like, if any friends will be in their classroom and getting … [More...]

Planes Fire & Rescue – Race To The Rescue FREE Activity Download

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  Disney's new film, Planes: Fire & Rescue, has finally landed in theaters. Have you and your family had the opportunity to see it yet? My family hasn't but we are planning on seeing it next weekend. In case you are unfamiliar with the film here is a brief synopsis; When world-famous air racer Dusty Crophopper (voice of Dane Cook) returns … [More...]

Dear Parets & Grandparents: Live “Ninja” Turtles Can Make Your Kids Sick or Worse

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  Every year I like to remind people that they shouldn't give rabbits as Easter gifts. Instead they should give chocolate rabbits. That is because each year animal shelters across the country receive an abundance of rabbits in the weeks following Easter. Sadly parents and grandparents give the rabbits as Easter gifts not taking into consideration … [More...]

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Celebrity Spokespeople vs. REAL People

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  Do you ever watch television and see a celebrity pushing a product or service and wonder "Why him/her?" For example, Tommy Lee Jones promoting Ameriprise Financial and Catherine Zeta-Jones trying to get you to sign up for T-Mobile. I wouldn't associate these people with the things they are trying to sell you. In fact, I am never swayed by celebrity … [More...]

Resolutions, Diets, Inspiration and Laughter… oh my!

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  Did you know that almost every day of the year has something special assigned to it? Most of these "holidays" and observances are unknown to most of us. For example, February 28, 2014 is National Pancake Day. This coming Saturday (January 4, 2014) is National Spaghetti Day. There are also weekly and monthly observances. Bald Eagle Appreciation … [More...]

A look back at 2013

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  With the dawn of a new year hours away I thought I would take this time to look back on 2013 and reflect on it's ups and downs. 2013 flew by - literally. I think this was the quickest year I have ever experienced. I can still vividly remember watching all the New Year's festivities on TV last year. It seems like only yesterday. I know that is an … [More...]