A Giveaway from Lisa Leonard Designs (CLOSED)

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Enter to win a $50 gift card from Lisa Leonard Designs. Congrats to the winners: egholtrop@, stephany.stanley@, issy221@ Two years ago my sister moved away to the other side of the world. Ok, it wasn’t that far. She moved to Virginia. But, it might as well have been the other side of the world, since I travel to […]

Take Charge of Internet Safety & a Giveaway from Cox (CLOSED)


The following post has been sponsored by Cox. This giveaway is now closed. Congrats to the winner: victoria.osborn@ Believe it or not, according to recent studies, kids ages 8 to 18 spend more than seven and a half hours a day on various devices, often while multitasking.While too much technology use is associated with lower grades […]

Get Reading with the Imagination Station (Giveaway CLOSED)

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This post does include Amazon affiliate links. If you make a purchase through those links, I am paid a small amount in way of advertising fees. Congrats to the winner: dawn_S_R@ As a bookworm, it has been so thrilling for me to watch my kids learn to read and become engrossed in books. FishBoy9 caught on […]

Saladbration Time! (URS: Cool Food & a Giveaway) CLOSED

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This month’s Ultimate Recipe Swap is cool food. I can’t think of a better, cooler food than a great salad with plenty of tasty toppings. This giveaway is closed. Congrats to the winners:  missz@,  larawinn@,  liliyen@ I’m a salad girl. I always have been. We’ve discussed this before, haven’t we? I’m happiest with a great salad in front […]

MyGarage & a Giveaway from Napa Filters (CLOSED)


The following content is sponsored by Napa Filters. Congrats to the winners: my4boysand1@, melissabieniek@, happyhomelivin@, robjonsonofwichita@ Last week I was out running errands when the van didn’t fire up quite like normal. I didn’t think much about it until the next day when it stalled. In traffic. Three times. In two miles. I made it to my dentist appointment […]

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: The Quest for the Crystal Mickey Giveaway (CLOSED)

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There’s a new explorer in town and he’s on the quest for the Crystal Mickey. Congrats to the winner: llaw406@ Indiana Jones Birthday Cake This week Mickey Mouse Clubhouse released their latest DVD: Quest for the Crystal Mickey. While my boys are mostly too old for the target age, I jumped at the chance to review […]

Studying American History & a Giveaway (CLOSED)

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The following content is brought to you by Compass Cinema: Congrats to the winner: Rhoades04@ We have three weeks left of school. We are all looking forward to winding down and taking a break from trying to pack it all in everyday. The kids will still be doing math and reading over the summer, but for […]

A Giveaway from Me (CLOSED)

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Congrats to the winners: mikeclarke333@, jonquill101@, lilstew@, burian718@, Petersfransen@, ember.lunt@, Zealmag@, lillyotvalley609@, gbknaub@, homeschoolin9801@ I always dreamed of being a writer. Starting in elementary school I would pen stories, hoping they’d be interesting enough to read. by someone. I wrote, through high school, college, teaching, and into motherhood. Usually I had a pretty small audience: me, and maybe my mom. About seven years ago […]