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Black Friday – Cyber Monday Smart Phone shopping tips

I’m taking a break from left-over turkey recipes today. However, I am posting a link-up for recipes that work with turkey or chicken.  If you’ve got a recipe to add, please do! Reasons? I’m recovering from a sinus infection and bronchitis (yucky enough to earn me two shots and 2 prescriptions at the doctor on …

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Savvy Shopping, Grocery Style

I have not written as much about savvy shopping as I intended to.  I bought 60 items. I spent $111.25 and I saved $116.76 which is 51%.  That breaks down to about $1.85 per item. Here is what I bought. Items I intend to donate are marked in Blue 2 turkeys (one 10 pound smoked …

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How to make a Wow! worthy nacho.

I might be alone in my attempts to make an awesome nacho at home. Am I? Yes, you all have this nacho thing down already. *sigh* I knew it. Since I’m clearly a nacho making newb and I watch Good Day on Fox 4 in the mornings, I was glued to the T.V. set when …

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Making a Fun Fall Cake

I’ve got a boxed cake mix, and I’m not afraid to use it. I had this idea, while eating a handful of candy corn, that I should make a cake that resembles a candy corn. Am I the only one who loves candy corn? Seriously, it’s pretty close to addictive. Or, maybe that’s just me. …

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Chocolate Smoothie Goodness, and a Yoplait giveaway!

Who doesn’t love a yummy chocolate-y smoothie? I know I certainly do! I know my kids love a good & tasty morning smoothie. Mornings are hard, let me be more specific….week day mornings are hard. See, I am NOT a morning person. Not. At. All. I like to sleep in, I’m groggy and sometimes I’m …

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A Waffle recipe, a Swanson Health Products review and a giveaway!

Yesterday I told you a bit about  Swanson Health Products.  I also shared my sweet and nutty fruit bar recipe. As I told you yesterday, Swanson Health Products sent me a few items free of charge so I could review them.  Three of the 4 items I picked were “new to me” items.   Ben …

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G is for Gray or is it Grey?

I don’t mean to go all Sesame Street on you fine folks…seriously…but The whole gray ~vs~ grey thing has always confused me. Two words, one meaning…which you say depends on where you live. In the United States…we use the word gray, in the United Kingdom it’s grey. Same meaning, different spelling. I prefer grey. Okay, …

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Mongolian Beef….Fake Out

I’m sort of a creature of habit.  I know what I like and I tend to stay near it.  Part of my reason for starting this blog, besides being able to share my life, my garden and recipes with all of you fine folks, is to give me a good reason to step out of …

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Project Marriage….In the Bedroom. A trick and a treat.

Now, don’t go all dirty minded on me. Yes, I’m talking to you. For shame! This month’s challenge from the lovely Lori @ MommyFriend and Tina @ Life Without Pink  is (this is a direct quote) “We are challenging you all to make a change (big or small) in your bedroom.” I decided to play …

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Thankfulness Thursday-Things to think about…

My sweet Sister-in-Love over at SomeGirl’s Website hosts”Thought-provoking Thursday”.  Sometimes I take part, usually I just lurk.  The articles that link are usually uplifting and (as the name states) thought-provoking. I am also linking up with Shell @ Things I can’t say~ for pour your heart out. I had an eye-opening experience this week.  It’s …

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