Sara Lee Dessert Winners

Are you looking for a little instant ease when it comes to kids home for summer vacation? I totally get you. Check out the Summer Survival Guide . It’s chock-full of great ideas to organize your summer and enjoy great times with yours kids.Thanks to everyone who shared their cakes, commented, or tweeted about cakes […]

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Fun Birthday Cake #952: A Drive-In Movie Theatre

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Recently, I asked readers to challenge me with a birthday cake theme and then vote on it. I kinda pride myself on being able to tackle almost anything, so I was curious what you would pick. Thankfully, I haven’t been stumped yet. And y’all suggested some great birthday cake ideas! (But, I’m so glad that […]

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This Week on URS: Salad’s On!

I hope you had a chance to browse all the very creative birthday cakes that readers shared last week for the URS/Birthday Cake Swap. Katie’s Popcorn Cupcakes are a bit time-consuming, but particularly cute. This week at Ultimate Recipe Swap, Salad’s On! It’s probably my favorite thing to eat, overall. Can’t wait to see what […]

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All You’s New Website

How does it sound to have realistic money-saving solutions for every area of your life? Or how about meals for under $2? Or what do you think about exercise and nutrition information to stay fit and healthy without spending a bundle? Sounds great, doesn’t it? Well, the editors of All You magazine are intent on […]

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Camp Wannalaffalotta: Digging for Dinosaurs


Today is the 40th anniversary of man’s walk on the moon. Check out last week’s Camp Wannalaffalotta for all sorts of movies, books, and activities to share with your kids in honor of the lunar landing. This week’s Camp W is Dino-themed. Dinosaurs seem to be every kid’s fascination. They’re pretend, but they’re real at […]

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All You Online and a Giveaway

I’ve mentioned that I am participating in the All You Magazine’s Grocery Challenge. Pop over here to see what I’ve learned about All You’s new website and enter for a chance to win a one-year subscription to All You magazine.

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Let’s Plan Ahead – Christmas in July


Hope you’ll join me for a week of brainstorming, thinking, planning, and giveaway winning!

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Great Plans Create Great Meals


Well, sometimes, anyway. I mentioned last week that I was participating in All You’s Grocery Challenge. The competition is one-fourth of the way complete. The mission? Feed your family for $25/person/week in creative and healthy ways. That means I have $175 for my food budget, including eating out. (Babies under one year of age don’t […]

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