Easy Pumpkin Carving: Spooktacular Patterns, Tips and Ideas

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As most of you know, Halloween is the MOST important holiday, and I’m always on the lookout for fresh decorating ideas. Easy Pumpkin Carving: Spooktacular Patterns, Tips and Ideas by Colleen Dorsey offers a great starting point for those new to the art of pumpkin carving, along with plenty of fun tips and facts. The … Read more

Bookroo Book Subscription Boxes

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I grew up with an insatiable love of reading. I would re-read books until the pages were grimy and the covers fell off. I never wanted fancy gifts, the key to my heart were boxes of used books my mom would usually find at yard sales for a dollar. I’m still that way to this … Read more

Slime Flat Tire Repair Kit Giveaway

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As I mentioned in my recent post on finding the best family car, back to school time is when many of us become most concerned with car safety. Whether you’re dropping young ones off at school each morning, chauffeuring them to after-school activities, or handing the keys to a new teen driver, you want to … Read more

Utter Nonsense: Family Edition

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Game night is a hallowed tradition in our family. I know it seems weirdly old fashioned in a world full of screen mania, but we prefer an evening of unplugged board games with an ever-evolving cast of family and friends, plus a decadent spread of fun foods and drinks. Utter Nonsense: Family Edition is one … Read more

Self-adhesive Rhinestone Jewel Stickers

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I’m addicted to shiny things, glitter and bling. These self-adhesive rhinestone jewel stickers fit the bill nicely. They’re like a Lisa Frank fantasy come to 3D life. They’re perfect for decorating all of your back to school supplies- from locker mirrors to notebooks to laptop lids. This pack from NIANPU is a good deal, including … Read more

The People We Hate At The Wedding

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I’ve heard tales about families who get along well, have each others backs and actually look forward to seeing each other. Mind you, I’ve never met any of these mythical families, and I most certainly don’t belong to one. Apparently neither does Grant Ginder, because he has managed to perfectly capture the lying, backbiting, passive-aggressiveness … Read more

Locking Diary for Girls with Feathered Pen and Stickers!

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When you have a house full of girls, privacy can be at a high premium. I love the princesses, but I have to admit they are a bunch of nosy little snoops. That means I get to listen not only to the whining about privacy being invaded, I also have to endure the endless tattling … Read more

RockABye Plush Character Rockers

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The rocking horse is such an iconic childhood toy, but I’ve recently found a company called RockABye that takes the rocking horse to a whole new level. They offer a revamped version of the classic rocker in every imaginable character- from ships, planes and vehicles to cheerful insects to animal friends and fantasy creatures. These … Read more

Five Style Hacks for Moms

Five Style Hacks for Moms There is no doubt that becoming a mother complicates fashion. Little ones require a great deal of mental and physical energy, and there are days when it is hard to string together any outfit, let alone a stylish one. However, if you enjoy fashion, then there is absolutely no reason … Read more

Fall in Love With Luvs Diapers! $2 Off Coupon #SharetheLuv #ad

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This review was made possible by iConnect and Luvs.  I was provided compensation to facilitate this post, but all opinions stated are 100% mine. Diapers are one of my huge shopping frustrations. They’re so very necessary yet also often so expensive. And I’m not crunchy (or crazy!) enough to switch to cloth diapers, as much … Read more