$50 Visa Gift Card Giveaway


$50 Visa Gift Card Giveaway It's almost 2013! Can you believe it is already here? This year has totally flown by! Anyone have any New Years Resolutions they are planning? Personally, I never do any because I am a total flake and I can do that any other day. Any great traditions at your house? I fully plan to be totally full tomorrow night on honey glazed ham, blackeyed peas, and collard greens. My grandmother always made blackeyed peas and collard greens every New Years Day for luck and money. To celebrate the New Year and start 2013 off with … [Read more...]

Adding Some Garden with Del Monte #AddSomeGarden


When I was growing up we ate a ton of vegetables. It wasn't really because my family was health conscious, it was more that canned veggies are cheaper than meat and I grew up very poor. I tried to pass the love of veggies on to my children but it only stuck with one of them.  Baby E loves all types of vegetables and many types of fruits. So far the only vegetable he doesnt eat is asparagus and that could honestly just be the way I make it.  He hates oranges but loves orange juice so I think its a texture thing.  Little M has to be persuaded into … [Read more...]

What Children Need to Learn to READ Book Review

What Children Need to Learn to READ

What Children Need to Learn to READ–The complete parent’s guide to ensuring literacy, a love of reading, and school readiness–Birth through the Early Grades Edition This book is the ultimate early learning resource from Learners Lane! It's packed full of age-appropriate tips, fun activities, and more!! What Children Need to Learn to READ is a one-of-a-kind book that will answer your questions while boosting your confidence by teaching you what works best for kids of all age! Make reading FUN with the help of this book! I love the songs, … [Read more...]

Edward’s for the Holidays

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Edwards for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. The holidays are my favorite time of the year. I love to eat and eat with no one ever saying anything about your weight or maybe you shouldn't have that last slice of pie.  One of my favorite parts is the dessert table. It is always loaded high at my grandmother's house.  She loves Edwards Crème pies and no one is complaining on that one!  We always have Edward's Lemon Meringue Pie and Key Lime … [Read more...]

Swept into the Darkness (Chronicles of the Celestial) Book Blast & Give Away


Swept into the Darkness (Chronicles of the Celestial) Sydney London is no ordinary twenty-four year old. Ever since she was a child she has had unique out of this world abilities. Suffering from a near death experience and surviving a deadly car crash Sydney is no stranger to death and loss. Cut off from the world around her she encounters an Angel and eventually falls for him inspired by deceitful magic. Her one true love awaits in the shadows attempting to guard and protect her by risking his immortality. Traumatized by the murder of her best … [Read more...]

Stronger than Magic Release Day Party & Give Away


Stronger than Magic Being attacked by a demon in Philadelphia shouldn’t have been a big deal. Tarian Xannon is, after all, heir to the Dolphin Throne and the strongest magical talent in generations. Never mind that demons aren’t even supposed to exist. Never mind that the demon managed to swipe some of her blood. She’s never met her match before and she’s confident she can handle the situation. She creates a plan to find the demon, and kill him, before he destroys her, or worse, steals her power and the Dolphin Throne. Of course, she hadn't counted … [Read more...]

Glistening Haven Excerpt & Book Tour


Glistening Haven Susan Monroe doesn't ask for much: good grades from her children, a house with room for a pool, to be the best Tupperware party host in New Haven 56. But inside her tranquil 1950s styled community, a monster lurks. A monster that lives inside Susan, and every one of her superficially perfect neighbors, held in check by the oppressive police state that rules over them. Susan happy life is torn apart when her teenage son goes missing the same night an explosion rips apart the community. Susan knows it’s only a matter of time … [Read more...]

VegiBee Garden Pollinator Review


Need an excuse to eat more fresh, homegrown veggies? Look no further than the VegiBee! I love the New Sonic Garden Pollinator from VegiBee for lots of reasons: It's multi-functional. It's the perfect gift for any gardener. It boosts the average garden yield by 30%+! If you aren't a gardener, chances are you know someone who is! This is the perfect gift for them. The handheld VegiBee Garden Pollinator is easy to use, and is ideal for tomatoes, peppers, beans, peas, and eggplants.Enjoy an abundance of fresh homegrown produce grown in … [Read more...]

Saving Money While Holiday Shopping


Have you finished your holiday shopping yet? I have. Well, that's a lie. I almost have. There are a few things left on my list, and even though it's kind of "against the rules", sometimes I still like to buy myself things for Christmas. I promise I shopped for everyone else first, but when fashionable clothes are calling my name, I'm not sure what else I'm supposed to do?! Oh come on, you've been there... tell me you understand. :) I'm loving these Guess Boots, and I love them even more when I can save some money! Whether I'm shopping for … [Read more...]

925 Ideas Book Tour & Giveaway

Get Out of Debt and Retire A Millionaire So You Can Leave Your Mark on the World 925 Ideas to Help You Save Money, Get Out of Debt and Retire A Millionaire So You Can Leave Your Mark on the World from the author of the highly acclaimed book, Your Mark on the World, is a collection of articles about family financial planning that originally appeared at FamilyHow.com. 925 Ideas... is an easy and readable guide to help your family find financial peace. Author Devin D. Thorpe explains: 1) how you and your spouse can find agreement on money … [Read more...]