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Happy Halloween!!

Happy Halloween As jack-o-lanterns light the night And Autumn breezes blow, As golden leaves swirl 'round about And tree limbs bow down low, As October waves one last goodbye Before it leaves the scene, This comes especially to wish you a Happy

All Hallow's Eve - Creepy Crawl {{Oct 29-31}}

Hosted by: Just Married with Coupon Shibley Smiles Family Friendly Frugality The Chickenista Mother of Pearl It Is It's My Life To Participate: -Creep to each of your host's haunted blogs & follow them. -Leave a creepy comment & we will follow you back. -Crawl to as many blogs as you like, follow & comment -Follow back anyone that follows you! -Run if you see dark shadows lurking about ~Happy Halloween To All~

Kaite Up and Down the Hall AudioBook Giveaway-3 Winners!

  Katie Up and Down the Hall~By Glenn Plaskin The True Story of How One Dog Turned Five Neighbors into a Family   A personal memoir by bestselling author and celebrity journalist Glenn Plaskin, KATIE is a moving story about a man who discovers the true meaning of family after adopting a cocker spaniel puppy. Through the magnetic personality of his mischievous dog, the author soon makes powerful connections with several of his down-the-hall neighbors in a high-rise located in the unique Battery Park City neighborhood of Lower Manhattan. First, Katie trots into the lives of Pearl and Arthur, a warm-hearted elderly couple just a few doors down from Glenn. Later, John, a single Dad, and his rambunctious young son, Ryan, also move in and are seduced by Katie's charms. All of their lives are profoundly changed as they are transformed from neighbors to friends to family, with Pearl as matriarch. The motherless boy finds a "Granny"; his Dad inherits a mother, Glenn

Scandle Candle Review & Giveaway!*CLOSED*

I love massage oils and candles~don't you?   That is why I was super excited to review the Scandle Shimmering  Candle! And~The Shimmering Candle comes in over 13 body safe fragrances too. Made from 100% natural ingredients, Scandle’s Shimmering Body Candle is the first candle to~ Give Skin a Natural Shimmer Hide Wrinkles & Imperfections by Deflecting Light Hydrate Skin While Adding Aroma & Ambiance to Any Setting I love it! It just makes my skin feel so soft and smooth and the scent is fantastic! Scandle  burns at just 2 degrees above body temp to produce a soothing body oil so  Scandle Essentials Travel Candle is perfect for massage, cuticle treatments, pedicures.or as an everyday moisturizer. The Scandle is made from 100% natural ingredients including soy butter, shea butter, jojoba & Vitamin E and comes in 4 fragrances.  Calming Blend Uplifting Blend Sensual Blend Detoxifying Blend Taken Fro

Great Uses for Vaseline!

Our family has been using Vaseline for many years and if you are like the average American I 'll bet that you also have a jar in your medicine cabinet..This year they are celebrating their 140th  Anniversary and I would like to share the top 10 Tips that we use Vaseline For~ 1~ Stop Squeaking Door Hinges It's so annoying when a squeaky door makes an ill-timed noise when you're trying to keep quiet. Put Vaseline on the hinge pins of the door. No  more squeaks!  2~Repair Stains, Rings, and Scratches in Wood Furniture Cover each scratch with a liberal coat of Vaseline petroleum jelly, let sit for 24 hours, rub into wood, wipe away excess, and polish as usual. Will make it look like new again! 3~ Keep Shampoo Out Of Kids Eyes To keep shampoo out of kids eyes apply a thin layer of Vaseline on their eyebrows before you wash their hair. It will stop the suds from reaching their eyes.No more tears! 4~Cream Blush Mix it  with your lipstick to create a cream blusher for

Brilliant Lenses Eyeglass Cleaner Winner!

We have the Brilliant Lenses Eyeglass Cleaner Winner! Random.org Choose Number #27 Michele P! Congrats!! I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond. Didn't win this time? Not too worry I am listing more new things all the time so be sure to stop by again!

Protect Your Active Kids from MRSA!

Protect Your Active Kids from MRSA With fall sports in full swing, equipment cleanliness and item-sharing on and off the field may get overlooked between carpools, homework and bedtime.  But, skin infections like MRSA, a potentially life threatening antibiotic resistant Staph infection, are the cause of 56 percent of all infectious disease outbreaks in competitive sports in the U.S. It’s important that as parents and coaches we do our part to help prevent the spread of MRSA.  You can begin by getting involved in the Equip them Well program through three simple steps – collect, disinfect, donate.  {I am entered to win a gift card from One2One Network}

Toilet Tree Fogless Shower Mirror Winner!!

We have a Winner for the Toilet Tree Fogless Shower Mirror!! Random.org picked Number~#92 Heather R~Congrats!! I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond. If you didn't win this time~Please stop by again as I am listing more new things all the time!

Postcard Killers AudioBook Winners!

The Winners for the Postcard Killers AudioBook Have Been Chosen! They are Numbers~  86~BabyMama 103~Atreau 108~Ardy22 Congrats!! I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond. Didn't win this time? Not to worry~I am listing more new things all the time so stop by again!

Gripe - Word-of-Mouth is Powerful! - Sponsored Post

Gripe is your answer to praise or complain they help until the end@gripeapp use word-of-mouth power to solve complaints http://gri.pe

Shutterfly Holiday Cards!

It's getting colder outside and now is my favorite time of the year! As I love all the Fall colors and the brisk air~so cool at nite. With the cool air comes my favorite holiday~Christmas! I am going to have to start looking for my Christmas card list soon. Since I have been a little girl it has always been a big celebration in our family. I can still see my Dad having the biggest Christmas tree on the block and we had more lights then a slot machine! :-) And my Mom's birthday was on Christmas so that made it all the more special. This year~I have no parents,as they both have passed on.  But I want to continue to carry on that tradition that they both started in our family as I know that they will be looking down on us and smiling!  I was just at Shutterfly looking at their holiday cards and I was so impressed with the selection that they have. All of my children are grown but Bob and I have pets so I was thinking that we might send photo cards ! They have beautiful car

The OrganWise Guys Review & Giveaway!*CLOSED*

I would like to introduce you to The OrganWise Guys! They are a group of cartoon body parts that make learning about nutrition and good health fun! The cast of The OrganWise Guys includes Wendy the Lungs~Peri Stolic (the large intestine)~Calci M Bone~Pepto the Stomach~Hardy the Heart~ Sir Rebrum, Sid and Kid Kidney (The Kidney Brothers)~and Madame Muscle. Beyond simply teaching children about nutrition, proper exercise and other beneficial practices, our purpose is to instill a healthy habit mindset early on which they continue to build on throughout life. These habits include: Maintaining a low fat diet Consuming high fiber foods Drinking plenty of water Performing regular physical activity As a result, through extensive research, we are pleased to present actively engaging, age-appropriate programs and products that are as appealing to the adults who facilitate the education as they are to the children. We were sent the Back to School Kit.   Inc

Room By Emma Donoghue Auido Book Giveaway-3 Winners!*CLOSED*

To five-year-old Jack, Room is the entire world. It is where he was born and grew up; it's where he lives with his Ma as they learn and read and eat and sleep and play. At night, his Ma shuts him safely in the wardrobe, where he is meant to be asleep when Old Nick visits. Room is home to Jack, but to Ma, it is the prison where Old Nick has held her captive for seven years. Through determination, ingenuity, and fierce motherly love, Ma has created a life for Jack. But she knows it's not enough...not for her or for him. She devises a bold escape plan, one that relies on her young son's bravery and a lot of luck. What she does not realize is just how unprepared she is for the plan to actually work. Told entirely in the language of the energetic, pragmatic five-year-old Jack, ROOM is a celebration of resilience and the limitless bond between parent and child, a brilliantly executed novel about what it means to journey from one world to another.  About The Au

Playful Threads Winner!

The Playful Threads Winner Is Here!! It Is Number~#34 Ro~Congrats! I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond. If you didn't win~please stop by again as I am listing more new things all the time!

Another CSN Review Coming Up!!

Have you heard of CSN Stores yet? They sell everything from Armoires to Dining Room Chairs .  So no matter what you are looking for~you for sure will find at CSN Stores. I was so excited when I was contacted by them to choose a item to review.I took hours looking as they have over 200 Stores! I picked out a great item for my house,but like me you will have to wait until I get my item from CSN Stores to see the review. I can tell you that it is Awesome :-)  And~I can't wait to share it will all of you!! You can check it all out here at their site!

Treasure Your Chest!

Watch live streaming video from treasureyourchest at livestream.com Moms, it's time to bond with your breasts! And the good news is, you can do so alongside other great women who are dedicated to spreading this proactive message.  In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, E! News host Giuliana Rancic and Lindsay Avner, founder of the national breast and ovarian cancer non-profit Bright Pink, "felt themselves up" during 'Treasure Your Chest' a live webcast to fight breast cancer hosted by Orbit White Bubblemint gum.   As a proud sponsor of this campaign, Orbit White is donating 10 percent of every pack of Orbit White Bubblemint gum sold in September and October, up to $75,000, to Bright Pink!

Meet The Divas & $20 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

Meet The Diva's On Facebook! I’m a member of , a group of women blogger's that “Do It All”.  As a member of the Double Duty Divas you can get involved in the review blog network, advertising, and cross-promotions. The site was created by Cecelia from Cool Baby Kid and Bridgette from the Not-So-Blog's Experimental Mommy   And~we would like you to join us and the Double Duty Divas are offering a $20.00 Amazon Gift Card to One Lucky Fan of the Divas on Facebook! To enter to win a $20 Amazon gift card~ First  Entry~Fan me on Facebook{Leave your user name} ~Extra Entries~ Fan the other Divas on Facebook {Tell them DebsHere sent ya} Come back here to comment with the name of the site where you became a fan.  You can become a fan of all eight! Just be sure to leave a separate comment for each one~that's  9 total entries possible!! DebsHere Just My Blog Cool Baby Kid A Review and Giveaway Shibley Smiles This Mama Loves Her Bargains Life as a CEO Oh Boy Oh Boy

Shout Fall Play Review!

Gowing Tree Toys has teamed up with  Shout and “Go Play is all about encouraging kids and parents to get outside and play.  Play is fundamental to positive cognitive development; it’s how kids solve problems; how they develop coping skills and master the art of conflict resolution.  It’s how they become happy, healthy adults. Last week~end my grandchildren were here and it was such a beautiful fall day we decided to go outside to Play! We had so much fun~We played in the leaves.My youngest{she's 1} had so much fun with Grandma~she was sitting right next to me Saying "Whee" every time she threw a handful of leaves up.She was rolling around in the dirt and just having a ball! the other ones were running around I was watching them fall and get their clothes very dirty.I was thinking to myself that I didn't care as they were having having fun.Besides~they were going home right?!? Oh~I know Evil Grandma! {LOL} Well~they fooled me as my son informed me that they

SavvyCents Wallet Winner!

We have a winner of the SavvyCents Wallet! It Is Number~#156 Karen! {kkfoster35} Congrats!!  I have a sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond. If you didn't win this time~Please stop by again as I am listing more new things all the time!