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Gift Guide: Dress Up Your Sports Bag or Your Hair with Pomchies

December 4, 2014
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Gift Guide: Dress Up Your Sports Bag or Your Hair with Pomchies

Disclosure: I was sent a sample pack of snacks and drinks to facilitate my review. This post contains affiliate links. The views expressed in the post are my own.   It’s a good thing that I never close the door to my basement. I leave it open and never close it. Why is that you...
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Posted in Children, Family Sport Time, Fitness, Kids, Kids, Musings from Me Reviews, preteen, Preteens, Preteens and Tweens, Reviews, Skiing, sports, swimming, teen years, Teens, Tweens, Volleyball | No Comments »

Gift Guide: Healthy Snacks and Drinks…for School Lunches…Soccer Practices…Christmas Stockings

December 4, 2014
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Gift Guide: Healthy Snacks and Drinks…for School Lunches…Soccer Practices…Christmas Stockings

Disclosure: I was sent a sample pack of snacks and drinks to facilitate my review. This post contains affiliate links. The views expressed in the post are my own.   Shopping for Healthy Snacks and Drinks for School Lunches Sandwiches. Yogurt and fruit. Bagel with cream cheese. Fruit snacks. Granola bars. Cookies. Fruit juice....
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Posted in book reviews, Children, Daily Routine, Education, Elementary Schoolers, Family, Family Shopping Time, Family Sport Time, health, Kids, Kids, Musings from Me Reviews, Preschoolers, preschools, preteen, Preteens, Preteens and Tweens, Reviews, School, Schools, shopping, sports, swimming, teen years, Teens, Toddlers, Toddlers, Tweens, Volleyball | 12 Comments »

Save Money and Energy at the Great American Bulb Swap #DC

December 4, 2014
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Save Money and Energy at the Great American Bulb Swap #DC

Disclosure: I was given a gift card and a Cree Light Bulb Starter Kit as compensation for writing this post. The views expressed in the post are my own. Everyone has a job in my house. I take care of grocery shopping, ferrying kids to activities, cleaning, setting up doctors’ appointments, and laundry. The...
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Posted in Daily Routine, Family, Family Shopping Time, finances, home, home improvements, Household Repairs, housekeeping, Musings from Me Reviews, Musings on the Home, organization, Reviews | No Comments »

All the Winter Fun in Gulf County, Florida #GCFLnofilter

December 1, 2014
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All the Winter Fun in Gulf County, Florida #GCFLnofilter

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Gulf County, Florida for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Summer isn’t the only time for a fun vacation. When most people think of winter vacations, they think of skiing or vacationing on a tropical island. One of my most fun vacations was...
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Posted in camping, family fun, Family Travel Time, pool, travel, vacation | No Comments »

Gift Guide: Shop Cyber Monday at Amazon and More!

December 1, 2014
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Gift Guide: Shop Cyber Monday at Amazon and More!

Disclosure: This post contains affiliate links. Shop Amazon Cyber Monday Deals Week Are you feeling the pain that is not only a Monday, BUT a Monday after a holiday weekend? I’m in full-on relaxation mode. I’m not ready for carpool, making lunches, getting everyone off to school, and work. I want to be back...
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Gift Guide: BlackSocks’ Funky Sock Collection

November 30, 2014
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Gift Guide: BlackSocks’ Funky Sock Collection

Disclosure: I was sent a pair of socks in exchange for writing this post. The opinions expressed in this post are my own.  I’ve lost keys and cellphones. I’ve misplaced books and DVDs. I’ve lost gloves and hats. But I always find what I am looking for. I’m the finder of missing items. My children (and...
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Posted in Clothing, Family Shopping Time, family strife, fashion, Musings from Me Reviews, Reviews, shopping | No Comments »

Gift Guide: A Lil’ Holster for Your Shower

November 26, 2014
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Gift Guide: A Lil’ Holster for Your Shower

Disclosure: I was sent a Lil’ Holster Skinny in exchange for writing this post. The opinions expressed in this post are my own.  My shower is a mess. The shower in the children’s bathroom is a mess, too. The shower caddies are overflowing with shampoo bottles, shaving cream, conditioner, soap, razors, and more. Clutter on...
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I Will Replace the Bathroom Faucets When I Remodel

November 21, 2014
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I Will Replace the Bathroom Faucets When I Remodel

Disclosure: I was sent a Danze showerhead in exchange for writing this post. The opinions expressed in this post are my own. You would think that I would love my bathrooms. Considering that I am the original owner of my home. I should love my bathrooms, right? I designed them from the plans. I had...
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You Can Find Me Writing Here…the Baltimore Examiner

November 14, 2014
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You Can Find Me Writing Here…the Baltimore Examiner

Here’s the thing. I need to admit something. I need to come clean. Breathe. I am HORRIBLE at self-promotion. There I said it. I don’t promote my posts…sponsored and not…on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, and even Google+. I just don’t. I am a bad blogger. I am a bad PR person. If I won’t promote...
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You Can Find Me Writing Here…About Tweens, Baltimore, and DC

November 12, 2014
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You Can Find Me Writing Here…About Tweens, Baltimore, and DC

Did you know that I write somewhere else? Somewhere other than this blog I mean. That sounds like I am cheating on you, doesn’t it?! I’m not deserting you, my faithful readers…reader?! I just love to write! I started this blog back in January 2008. In blogging terms, that is VERY old. My first...
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