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If you’re looking for some free stuff this Holiday Season, here’s a few giveaways sharing some Holiday Cheer just in time for Christmas. Mom Giveaways – lots of giveaways listed here Bloggy Giveaways – even more great giveaways listed here Bakerella – fun food prizes 5 Minutes for Mom – these gals are now listing […]

Klutz Giveaway Winner

by Marie on December 12, 2008

Thanks to all of you who entered in for this fun Klutz Holiday Gift Pack. Congrats to #260 Cicely, who’s our Klutz winner chosen by Random.org. Enjoy these fabulous books for the Holidays. For everyone else, you can still save by getting Free Shipping & a Free copy of their award winning Activity Book when […]

This holiday season, Klutz is giving you the chance to win 5 titles from the Klutz library. They sent me 2 of their books to review and now I’m hooked. My kids loved them. They were occupied for over an hour, which is like a lifetime in kid play! If I can get my kids […]

I’m so excited for today’s giveaway. My family’s been using Rhodes Bake-n-Serve Bread for years. I always have a package of these rolls in my freezer. Their bread dough comes frozen as rolls, loaves, pizza dough, whole wheat bread, and sweet dough. Just simply thaw the dough, let it rise, and bake it fresh. My […]

Today’s giveaway is an actual “Make and Take”! We get to learn how to make these fabulously simple pendants and a winner gets to take one of them home as well. Home Studio, the hugely successful Etsy company, is sharing with us how they make their Scrabble Tile Pendants and giving one away to a […]

Fablehaven Fantasy Fair

by Marie on June 13, 2008

In preparation for a local Fantasy Fair and for storytime this week, I read (or mostly read) the book Fablehaven to my son. The vocabulary is more for an older child, so I did my best telling him the story. As some of you may know, I am a Fantasy/Science Fiction geek and have written […]

Email Get Well Card

by Marie on May 27, 2008

Recently my Mother in Law broke her leg and has been trying to rest and heal. As she is in California, we wanted to send her a Get Well Card. But instead of sending it through the snail mail, we chose to send her a card through email. We love sending Email Cards. Here’s a […]

We love this Simpson’s episode where Ralph Wiggin gives Lisa this train Valentine. Jordan, can do Ralph’s voice so well, actually he can do so many voices well! I love you, Pookie Bear! I Choo Choo Choose You.

Hot Pocket Comedy

by Marie on November 8, 2007

You will be singing the phrase “Hot Pockets” all day after you watch this great clip by funny man, Jim Gaffigan.

Brian Regan Comedy

by Marie on September 20, 2007

We were introduced to Brian Regan comedy by the Neffgang. Brian Regan is laugh out loud, cry till it hurts, pee your pants funny. His comedy is clean for the whole family. There is something about him that I just giggle at when I see him and he doesn’t have to say anything. He uses […]

I Was Running!

by Marie on August 29, 2007

I was running and running and running. I really felt like Forrest this last weekend as my family and I ran the Hood to Coast relay race in Oregon. We ran 197 miles in the most beautiful areas of Oregon. From Mount Hood, through Portland, country roads, and finishing at the beach. It was so […]

The Shop Around the Corner

by Marie on August 13, 2007

I love the movie You’ve Got Mail. Meg Ryan is at her best in romantic comedy fashion. My favorite parts are the scenes in the Shop Around the Corner. I love those little specialty shops. They are all about their charm. I just want to eat up all the children’s books on the shelves. And […]

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