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#Bertolli Make It A Meal Challenge

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I was recently given the challenge to Make a Weeknight Meal Special with Bertolli Meal Soups. The meal had to be prepared in less then one hour is the catch. I was not worried~as once I see how meaty the soup was I knew that we would just need a few sides to add to the meal. We choose the Tuscan~Style Beef & Vegetables as that sounded like that best one to us. And~It must be good as it was the last one at the store! What I loved about the Tuscan Soup was that is was first of all,so easy to make and second that it was loaded with veggies! As we love a big hearty~soup and Bertolli didn't disappoint! Made with Tender beef, mushrooms, yellow squash, zucchini, carrots and celery with bowtie pasta in a rich broth. It was so easy to make too~just add a cup of water to the soup in a pan and it is ready in just minutes. I loved all the veggies as the soup tasted like homemade without all the work!


We had a side salad and rolls that I had in the freezer that I just put in the oven. Figured…

Smart and Sexy Winner!

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We Have The Winner Of the Smart and Sexy Giveaway!


Congrats to~
Nancy D. {Number~#12}
I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond.
Not you that won?!? No worries~I have many more new things all the time so please stop back!

Celtic Woman Giveaway-3 Winners! 2/15

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~Celtic Woman~ In just a few short years, the unique musical ensemble known as Celtic Woman has emerged as both a spectacular commercial success and a genuine cultural phenomenon. CelticWoman is an all-female singing sensation featuring vocalists Chloë Agnew, Lisa Kelly, Lisa Lambe and Celtic violinist Máiréad Nesbitt.  They perform classic Irish songs {“The Water Is Wide,” “Green Grow the Rushes"} timeless pop anthems {“Bridge Over Troubled Water"}~and inspirational songs {“You’ll Never Walk Alone,” “Ave Maria”} with their signature CelticWoman twist.   The live concert DVD was filmed for the first time in America in front of some of their most loyal fans during two sold-out nights at The Fox Theatre in Atlanta, GA this past September.
The group is the product of the musical vision of David Downes, who had previously been musical director of the pioneering Irish-themed stage show Riverdance. The group has sold over seven million albums and DVD worldwide. 
You can pur…

Farm Rich Giveaway Winners!

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Congrats To~

Debbie J {Number~#299} and
Rebecca S {Number~#353}
You Have Both Won A Coupon From Farm Rich!!
I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond.
Not the winner this time?!? No worries~Stop by again as there are new things all the time!

Sunglass Warehouse Review and Giveaway 2/13

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I wear sunglasses all the time~I have quite a few pair but I am always looking for more. Sunglass Warehouse has the best selection of "sunglasses for women" that I have ever seen! 
They have all the colors that you can think of and so many styles~from Aviator Sunglasses to Sport Sunglasses.  Best of all~their sunglasses are under $20.00 with Same Day Shipping~and it is FREE if your order is over $25.00. If you are looking for a place to get the designer look without the designer place~You found it!
Not sure what sunglasses are best for you?  They have a solution~Check out the page where you  can choose the perfect sunglasses for your skin tone and face shape.      
Since Sunglass Warehouse was founded in 2002, their  goal has been to provide an affordable alternative to high-priced designer sunglasses. They think it's important to offer customers the latest styles and the fashions they want, so they are always adding new products to their website and listening to cust…

Cane Expressions Winner!

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Congrats to~
Donna D {Number~#17}
You have won the Cane Expressions Cover!! I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond.
Not the winner this time?!? No worries~I have many more new things in store so please stop by again.

Redbox Movie Awards Facebook Game and Giveaway 2/11

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Redbox is America's destination for movies and video games. With more than 28,000 locations nationwide, Redbox is the fun, fast, easy way to rent the latest new release movies on DVD or Blu-ray  and the top new releases of family video games. Featuring up to 200 titles and 630 discs~You are sure to find something that will appeal to the whole family. Right now~Redbox is having a Facebook Game!
Redbox kicked off awards season with its first annual 2011 Movie Awards. Presented by Redbox and Movie Awards Facebook Game~now’s your chance to get in on the action and vote for who will take home this year’s most coveted awards. Whether it’s the Golden Globes, SAG or Oscars, movie fans can now share their votes on Redbox and celebrate the fun of movies biggest season! Sharing the fun challenge with your Facebook friends is easy with this interactive game AND those who predict accurately can win free Redbox rentals for 1 month, 2 years or 3 years!
Don’t forget that now you can pur…

Blog Tour-Chasing Mona Lisa by Tricia Goyer and Mike Yorkey

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~Chasing Mona Lisa~ It is August 1944 and Paris is on the cusp of liberation. As the soldiers of the Third Reich flee the Allied advance, they ravage the country, stealing countless pieces of art. Reichsmarschall Hermann Göring will stop at nothing to claim the most valuable one of all, the Mona Lisa, as a post-war bargaining chip to get him to South America. Can Swiss OSS agents Gabi Mueller and Eric Hofstadler rescue DaVinci's masterpiece before it falls into German hands?


With nonstop action~Chasing Mona Lisa is sure to get readers' adrenaline pumping as they join the chase to save the most famous painting in the world. From war-ravaged Paris to a posh country chateau, the race is on~and the runners are playing for keeps. This book was a great read,as it was set in France during World War II. It was interesting to read everything that they through to keep the Mona Lisa from the hands of the Nazis. I like that there is suspense and romance was in there too! I think it…

A Mile In His Shoes DVD Review and Giveaway 2/10

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~A Mile in His Shoes~
From the director of "Angels In the Outfield" comes an inspiring story about a special boy with an amazing gift, and the coach who believed. Dean Cain and Luke Schroder star in the gmc movie based on the book "The Legend of Mickey Tussler".
Only a miracle can help baseball coach Arthur 'Murph' Murphy (Dean Cain) and his losing minor league baseball team. As Murph sets out to recruit new talent for the team, he stumbles upon Mickey (Luke Schroder), a young farmer with an incredible pitcher's arm. However, Mickey's parents are reluctant in allowing him to join the team because he has Asperger's syndrome, a form of autism. Murph convinces Mickey's parents that life in the minor league will benefit their unique son, but he doesn't realize just how much his new recruit will help the team s game and, more importantly, their spirit. Based on a true story, Thomas Kinknade Presents: A Mile in His Sh…

Chicken Soup For The Soul-Devotional Stories For Tough Times Winners!

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Congrats To The Following~
 #15~Andrea #157~Jenny  #152~mrs shukra
You have won a copy of Chicken Soup For The Soul-Devotional Stories For Tough Times!!
I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond.
Not you that won this time?!? No worries~I have many new things all the time so please stop by again!

Hasbro's Annual Fun and Game Event

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Hasbro's Annual Fun and Game Event is happening now!
Are you  looking for great savings and amazing daily deals on some of your favorite Hasbro toys and games, then check out Hasbro's Annual Fun and Game Event going on now! You (U.S. only) can register today at www.hasbro.com/fun to print over $125 in coupons (quantities are limited) and get access to incredible daily deals. All daily deals include free shipping!
Also during the event:
Kids, ages 6 - 13, can also get in on the action by playing games for a chance to win hourly prizes from their favorite brands, such as My Little Pony, FurReal Friends, Littlest Pet Shop, Beyblade, Nerf, Transformers, Connect 4, Bop It! and Simon Flash.

Go! Go! Sports Girl Review and Giveaway 2/9

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Dream Big Toy Company created Go! Go! Sports Girls as a fun and educational way to promote self-appreciation and the benefits of daily exercise, healthy eating and sleeping habits, self-esteem and overall healthy life-skills for girls ages 3-12. The image is innocent with a subtle, yet strong message~ appreciate and be true to yourself. I like the fact that each doll is made with a high quality cloth. Each one has sport in mind and that they are soft and just so cute. No makeup~no fancy clothes just a perfect little doll for your perfect little princess! 

~The  Go! Go! Sports Girls~
There are eleven Go! Go! Sports Girls to choose from. Each of the eleven dolls has an inspiring message embroidered on their tummy and each doll comes with a backpack and appropriate equipment.

We Choose MC as my granddaughter take dance and thought that this would be a perfect fit~and I was right.

M.C. loves to move and groove! She likes to dance because it makes her feel free. She enjoys all types of d…

The Art of Getting By DVD Winner!

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Congrats To~

Cheryl A {Number~#3}
You Have Won The Art Of Getting By DVD!!
I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond please.
Not you that won this time?!? Not to worry~Stop by again as I have many more new things all the time!

SmartBones Review and Giveaway 2/5-Two Winners!

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Do you have a dog? If you do,chances are that they have tried many treats and bones. But have they tried SmartBones yet?

What are SmartBones?
The Smart Alternative to Rawhide SmartBones is the next generation dog chew that has all the benefits of a rawhide chew~without the rawhide. Great taste
Safe~rawhide-free
Made with real, dried chicken breast
Chewing activity promotes healthy dental care
First chew of its kind to be fortified with vitamins and minerals SmartBones dog chews are available in three flavors~chicken, peanut butter and dental.

We were sent some Smartbones for our 2 little ones to try and let me tell you,I couldn't get them open enough. They loved them, and I feel good knowing that they are good for them! As soon as they got the little bones they both took off to their beds and really enjoyed it for quite some time. This is one of the best things that we have gotten for the dogs as other bones that we were buying were not good for them. No more rawhide in our hou…

Extreme Cash Giveaway! 2/12

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It’s time for an EXTREME CASH GIVEAWAY! I have teamed up with my blogger friends to bring you an extreme cash prize. One lucky winner will receive $500 in their Paypal account at the end of this giveaway! To enter, simply follow each of our blogs via Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and any other way you’d like! All the links are provided for you and you can do as many as you choose. This giveaway ends 2/12/12 at 11:59 pm EST and is open worldwide. You only need to enter this giveaway on one of our blogs -- good luck!


Zeiss Lenses and Educational Tools

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I have been wearing glasses since the 7th grade so I know how important it is to get your eyes checked. But there are many things that I didn't know about getting the right pair of glasses. That is why I was so happy to see that Zeiss Lenses has offered these educational tools to help people who wear eye glasses better understand vision correction, eye exams and much more. The educational materials cover four topics~Facts to know about vision and lensesTips for selecting an eye doctorQuestions to ask at your next eye appointment Facts to know about age-related vision changes. Our eyes are our most important sense organ. And since each eye is as unique as a fingerprint, it requires a customized visual analysis at your optometrist. Carl Zeiss Vision understands the importance of talking individuality into account when rendering consulting and diagnostic services to people who wear glasses and of course when producing lenses for them.  Here are some questions to ask on your ne…

Old Orchard Cranberry Naturals Review and Giveaway 1/31

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The Old Orchard story began as a humble farming operation over twenty-five years ago and has since grown to offer over 100 different products available at stores across the nation and around the globe. Old Orchard is still located in the middle of an old apple orchard and remains a family-owned company, committed to product quality and safety.


We recently had a chance to taste some of the new Old Orchard Cranberry Naturals. The juices contain 30% fruit juice, and is naturally sweetened with a blend of real sugar and Truvia stevia-based sweetener. 
You can choose from six great flavors, each with just 70 calories per serving! Classic Cranberry~Cranberry Apple~ Cranberry Raspberry~Cranberry Pomegranate~Cranberry  Blueberry~and Cranberry Grape. 
With so many great flavors~it was hard to choose a favorite.But I think her we loved the Cranberry Grape the best.It has a bold,sweet tart taste and is really refreshing! The grand-kids were drinking it and they didn't even know that it wa…

Rafflecopter Giveaway-#Win an iPad 2 and Amazon Kindle Fire 2/8

To celebrate the New Year~Rafflecopter is going to give away a 16GB Apple iPad2 and several Kindle Fires!
To enter, simply tell us who referred you to this giveaway! You can receive additional entries below too. In addition~they are doing something a little special to make things more fun: Suggest a Mascot Name – You’ve seen the Rafflecopter smiley-face dude hanging around the web. The poor guy needs a name, and we want to leave it up to you to decide what his (or her?) name should be. For an additional entry, suggest a name! After the giveaway is over, we’ll go through the list of names and pick out our favorite suggestions (be creative!) and bring it to a vote on Facebook. If your name is chosen, you’ll win a Kindle Fire and be immortalized in Rafflecopter history :)
Please Be sure to put that Deb K referred you from DebsHere~Thanks!

Purex and Jockey Coupon Code + Giveaway 1/26

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Being a Purex Insider~I have a chance to review new things and share them with you. Recently I was sent a Jockey Sports Bra and Purex Crystals Tropical Splash. You’re probably wondering, “What’s the relationship between these two products?”  Purex Crystals are 92% natural crystals that infuse long-lasting freshness into the fabric fibers of clothing – without harming garments {like liquid softener products that use oils to soften}. This is especially important for activewear~as liquid softeners can harm active wear’s moisture wicking ability. I have been wearing the Jockey Sports Bra and washing it with the Purex Crystals.The bra has been holding up very well,as it still looks like new. About the Jockey Tech Terry Performance Sports Bra~ moisture-wicking sports bra helps keep you coold & dry.convenient key pocket, take your workouts anywhere!reflective logo at the backbreathable mesh panelssoft bottom band for comfortable support
The Purex Crystals have made the bra so soft and the …

Ice Age-A Mammoth Christmas Special DVD Winner!!

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The Winner For The Ice Age-A Mammoth Christmas Special DVD Has Been Chosen!
It Is Number~#331~Joanne M

Congrats~I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond.
Not you that won this time?!? No worries~I have many more new tings in store so please stop by again.

Softlips Giveaway Winner!!

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The Winner For the Softlips Has Been Chosen!
It Is Number~#698~Nancy Y


Congrats To You!! I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond.
Not the winner this time?!? No worries~I have mant more new things in store so please stop by again.