Don’t Allow the Censorship of American History

September 22, 2014

I don’t usually post things like this on here, but I feel compelled to ask for your help. You see the county I live in, Jefferson County, used to have a great school system. Recently our school board has undergone some changes and the people in charge have their own agenda and that does not […]

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Moist Zucchini Bread Recipe

September 22, 2014

Ingredients 1 c. packed shredded zucchini (I always add more like 1.5 c.) 1 c. packed brown sugar 2 large eggs 3/4. c. buttermilk (out of buttermilk? make your own buttermilk with milk and vinegar) 1/4 c. melted butter 1 tsp vanilla extract 2 c. all purpose flour 1 tbsp baking powder 1 tsp baking […]

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Let Sears Bring More to You #MoreToYou AD

September 3, 2014

You would think that as my house-size downsizes and my boys move out that I have much more time on my hands, but that isn’t necessarily true. Because not only do I still have my youngest at home who plays competitive soccer, but we added a puppy to the house AND I went back to […]

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DIY: Baby Diaper Wreath and a super cute diaper butterfly. #BabyDiapersSavings #shop

August 25, 2014

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. I am typically a practical gift giver, but rather than just give something practical, like a box of baby diapers, at a baby shower, I love to get creative!! Practical is good, but practical and super cute is […]

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How I saved money on school supplies with Walgreens paperless coupons #WalgreensPaperless #shop

August 25, 2014

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. The most difficult part of being a single parent for me is financial and I am always on the lookout for ways to save money so when I heard about Walgreens paperless coupons I was so excited to […]

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The struggle is real.

August 23, 2014

Three days after I stepped off the plane from a week-long vacation (to save my sanity,) I was in Arizona for my sister’s baby shower. It was fabulous and I loved being able to spend the time with her. My mom and her friend picked me up from the airport the first night and got […]

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I lost six pounds in three weeks with Noom. #Noom30 #spon

August 12, 2014

I received compensation for participating in this 30 Day Challenge and my work on this review. This post was made possible by Mom Spark Media. Thoughts are my own. With this update on my Noom Coach 30-day challenge, I am so excited to report that I lost FOUR pounds this week which leaves me at […]

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Sending my boy to college

August 8, 2014

WARNING: Long post ahead. In less than a month I take my middle son to college and leave him there. I am beyond excited for the opportunity that stands before him. When I mention this to people they say “wow, I can’t imagine sending my kid off” or “you’re holding it together so well”. And […]

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Get your child’s immunizations and help Shot@Life give a shot to a child in need. #giveashot #shop

August 7, 2014

 This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. How do you explain to your young child that while childhood vaccinations are routine in the United States, and required to attend a public school, that 1 in 5 children around the world don’t even have access to […]

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Re-learning portion control #Noom30 #spon

August 5, 2014

I received compensation for participating in this 30 Day Challenge and my work on this review. This post was made possible by Mom Spark Media. Thoughts are my own. It is check in time for the Noom Coach 30 day weight loss challenge! If you haven’t already the Noom Coach Android app, get to it. You’ll get a FREE […]

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