Annie Crow Knoll: Sunset Release Day Promo

Return to Annie Crow Knoll. . . a place where people come to restore their spirits, heal their pain and reclaim their lives. Nate Bidwell blamed his mother Annie for his parents' divorce. Buried hurts and resentments between mother and son make Nate reluctant to risk his heart when his childhood friend Beth Ann offers him her own. Instead, he allows himself to fall in love with the fragile and dependent June, and Annie's opposition to their marriage reignites years of unresolved conflict with her only child. Nate swears that he will never return … [Read more...]

Easy Peasy Pumpkin Pencil Craft

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Easy Peasy Pumpkin Pencil Craft Create your own frugal fall fun when you make this easy peasy pumpkin pencil craft. You only need a few supplies to get started, and in no time you will have the perfect pencil pumpkins! These are great for classroom parties, play groups, or any time that could use a little fall fun. Take a peek below at how to craft your own. Here is what you will need: Orange pencils ($1.50 per package at Michael’s Craft store) Orange craft pom poms Green felt OR green pipe cleaners Googly eyes Hot glue & glue … [Read more...]

Wounded Book Blast & Giveaway

​​ "My name is Rylee and I am a Tracker." When children go missing, and the Humans have no leads, I'm the one they call. I am their last hope in bringing home the lost ones. I salvage what they cannot. The clock is ticking and I can feel the weight of the final battle with the demon hordes looming over my head. The puzzle pieces are becoming clearer, but the casualty list is growing. And with each name that is added to those we've lost, my confidence cracks a little more. Yet there is hope. A child saved. A life lost. A prophecy … [Read more...]

Ruby Tuesday’s New Menu & BOGO 50% Coupon + $25 GC Giveaway


Now that my husband has been laid out from his main job, we have been eating out less. He was hired to a different position but that still hurt us financially.  So now if we eat out, we need something that is not going to break the bank.  We recently heard about the new Ruby Tuesday's BOGO 50% entree coupon! It is good for two weeks after a person downloads it so I went ahead and got mine.  I can't wait to go try it out with my family because their kid's menu starts at $3.99. Ruby Tuesday is always my favorite place to go on my 'mom dates' with my … [Read more...]

Getting Up with the Samsung Galaxy S 5 Sport #SprintMom #Sponsored #MC


“I participated in an Influencer Activation Program on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Sprint. I received a sample device to facilitate this review and a promotional item to thank me for participating.” #SprintMom  This girl is tired. I am super tired. I do not want to exercise anymore. I do not want to walk anymore. Please put me out of my misery and make me 10lbs lighter with no work. Anyone? No takers? It was a long shot anyway. I work out every day if I can and I am happy to have a phone that can keep up with me.  The Samsung Galaxy S 5 … [Read more...]

Sanctuary Cover Reveal

Left Behind for the Hunger Games generation In a heart-racing thriller described as Falling Skies meet The Walking Dead, Jennie struggles to find a safe place for what’s left of her family. But it seems as though there is no place sacred, no place secure. First the aliens attacked the sun, making it dimmer, weaker, and half what it used to be. Then they attacked the water supply, killing one-third of Earth’s population with a bitter contaminate. And when they unleash a new terror on humankind, the victims will wish for death, but will not find it… … [Read more...]

Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day – New Shareables Now Available

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Here are some great new shareables from the awesome upcoming movie, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day!  Be sure to check out the video and the awesome pics from the movie. I know this one is going to be so funny. This was one of my favorite books growing up and I am so happy they made it into a movie for the next generation.  I will be traveling to LA with a group of amazing bloggers to interview the cast for this movie so I am doubly excited! You can follow our journey with the hashtag #VeryBadDay Disney’s … [Read more...]

The Last One Book Pre-Order Promo

  Meghan Hawthorne is restless. The last year has been a roller coaster: her widowed mother just married a long-time family friend. Her younger brother unexpectedly became a father and a husband. Everyone's life is changing. . .except for hers. As she begins her final summer of college, Meghan's looking for excitement and maybe a little romance. Nothing serious; this girl just wants to have fun. But the only man for Meghan turns out to be the last one she expects. Sam Reynolds doesn't need excitement, and he doesn't want romance. Fun is out … [Read more...]

Fruit of the Loom $75 Amazon GC Giveaway

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By a show of hands, who has never heard of Fruit of the Loom? I am betting that very few hands are up because they have been around forever and they just keep getting better. I remmeber getting the multi pack of panties when I was kid and loving all the different choices.  Because who wants white underwear everyday? Not this girl.  So I have kept up the traidtion with my kids and they love them as well.  With school starting back I am sure that everyone is needing some extra money.  It is totally awesome of Taking Time for Mommy to let me help with … [Read more...]



I wanted to share this post from Amy. Please check it out and let me know what you think in the comments.  I was utterly moved because really she is right and "friend" has no gender. “FRIEND” HAS NO GENDER By Amy Kaufman Burk In a small town in the Midwest, three years ago, a seventh grader named “Billy” came out to her parents as transgender. Billy was born with the body of a boy, and the identity of a girl. She’s the T in LGBTQIA. Billy spent her childhood living outwardly as male, but inside she was confused and frightened. At … [Read more...]