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American: The Bill Hicks Story DVD Review!

American: The Bill Hicks Story~ Brings to life the amazing true story of one of modern culture’s most iconic figures. Much more than just a comedian, Bill Hicks has become an inspiration to millions around the world. As a rebellious teenager, he discovered that comedy was a way to break all the rules, but then he found it could also open people’s minds. Bill’s comedy challenged the injustices of life head on, but his uncompromising approach met with conflict in America and it was instead on the international stage where he found fame. In 1993, on the verge of wider success, Bill fell ill with terminal cancer, but his timeless material has lived on, revered by comedians and audiences alike as the man who changed comedy forever. Taking documentary to a new level, American uses interviews, archive footage including many unseen performances, and stunning animation to bring Bill’s inspiring story to life, told for the first time by those that knew him best. This documentary was great.I

Tavern Direct 1870 Steak Sauce Review and Recipe!

For Missing and Exploited Children. Every purchase you make through donates a portion to the discovery and prevention of missing children nationwide. With grilling season here, and The 4th of July right around the corner we want to encourage everyone to have fun, and be safe. Visit to find out more about how to empower your children to remain safe! This month we were able to review the 1870 Steak Sauce from Tavern Direct. I love the taste of this sauce! It is flavored with Tangy tomatoes, balsamic vinegar and Worcestershire mingle with onion, garlic and a splash of lemon/lime. We decided to try something different and use this with hamburger.  ~Steak Sauce Burgers~ Ingredients~ 2 Pounds Hamburger Tavern Direct 1870 Steak Sauce 1 Small Onion~Chopped 1/4 Cup Green Pepper~Chopped 14 Saltines~Crushed  1 Egg  To Prepare~ Make sure that the hamburger is fresh or completely thawed. Put in a big bowl~break up and add the onion~green pepper and cracke

Celadon Road Products Winner!!

We Have The Winner of The Celadon Road Products! It Is Number~#230 Cataroo Congrats!! I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond. Not you this time that has won?! No worries~Stop by again as I have many more new things in store!

Pretty Woman Perfume Review And Giveaway 7/22*CLOSED*

Barbara Orbison Introduces: ~ Pretty Woman Perfume~    To Celebrate the Pretty in Every Woman .... “Pretty Woman” immediately arouses warm, upbeat feelings, bringing to mind that iconic Roy Orbison song and conjuring up images of that favorite fairytale movie.  And now, the power of that name will translate to an enchanting fragrance from Roy Orbison’s wife Barbara. I love the smell of this perfume~as it is not too over powering and lasts a long time. As I went to a graduation party on Sunday and I put it on at 1:00 and I could still smell it after we arrived home some 5 plus hours later! It is a light fragrance that has a floral~spice and could wear this everyday as it is that great of a scent.  It is unique, long lasting, sensual fragrance that brings out the "pretty" in every woman.   ~Giveaway~ *Enter To Win*   Two of my readers will a 30 ml bottle of Pretty Woman Perfume! {A $50.00 Value}  To Enter~ Go To Pretty Wo

Dinosaur Train All Aboard Game Review

My grandchildren watch the Dinosaur Train show on PBS all the time. So~I was super happy to hear that we were going to be able to review the new game~ ~ Dinosaur Train All Aboard ~  Hop on the Dinosaur Train and follow the path through the Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous periods. Mr. Conductor tells how many spaces you can move.Players will choose a character~Buddy, Tiny, Shiny, Don, Cory, Tank or Mr. Conductor.Then they try to move the fastest along the tracks. Landing on pocket watch spaces moves you closer to finish, but crossing spaces move you back. Be the first player to reach nest and win.  This game was so much fun! My grandchildren really liked that they could pick their own character.  Because it is so easy to play to they wanted me to let them play on their own after only one game. I liked the vibrant colors on here and that it teaches the kids to share~count and take turns. I love it when I can sneak games in like this as they are having so much fun that they don

Blog Bash Winner Is Here!

The Winner of The Blog Bash Is Here!! Congrats to~ #28~Angela K! You have won The Beautiful 5-6 Foot Roses from The Ultimate Rose!! 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 to come so please stop by again!

Winner Of The Country Bob's Prize Pack Is Here!!

We Have The Winner Of The Country Bob's Prize Pack! It is Number~ #109~ jerseygirl137 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!

Chili's Triple Dipper Giveaway 7/15

Well~we are late to the party..But~better late then never right??? As there were many blogs included as Chili's and T├ęsa from are the ones responsible for this promotion.    They say good things come in Three and I agree and I think that you will too. As right now I am going to tell you about a great trio! ~Chilis Triple Dipper Platter~  You can choose from~ Loaded Potato Skins Memphis BBQ Skins Honey-Chipotle Shrimp Big Mouth Bites Boneless Buffalo Wings Southwestern Eggrolls Chicken Crispers Wings Over Buffalo Fried Cheese Hot Spinach & Artichoke Dip All of the above come with dipping sauces too! With that selection you are sure to find something that you like.As everything sounds good to me. We went to our local Chili's and decided on the~ Boneless Buffalo Wings~Loaded Potato Skins and Memphis BBQ Skins. We couldn't have been happier as everything was so good! It arrived fresh and hot and there was enough for both of us to share. Chil

Blog Bash Is Here- Win 5-6 Foot Roses FromThe Ultimate Rose 6/26*CLOSED*

The Blog Bash Is Here!!   Celebrate the first day of Summer with a 5 day Blog Bash! What better way to start the Season then to win prizes?!?   There are are over 150 Blogs giving away prizes~each valued at $100.00 or more! It's real easy to hop along~Just look at the other blogs that are also involved in this at the end of this post. All Giveaways will start on June 22 12:00 AM and end on June 26 11:59 PM And~I am proud to announce that I have one Awesome Prize For You To Win from~ ~The Ultimate Rose~ The Ultimate Rose ~When you choose The Ultimate Rose for sending long, stem roses, you know that you are sending the most beautiful, high quality floral arrangement possible. This is a unique gift that really "wows" the recipient. Birthdays~Anniversary's or just for a great surprise~as everyone loves to get roses ! These are the most beautiful flowers that I have ever seen. You are not going to believe the size of the 5-6 foot ones. One of You have the Cha

The Closer-The Complete 6th Season Almost Here!

~The Closer~ Moving up? The LAPD is looking for a new chief and Will Pope thinks he has the inside track. He soon has an unexpected rival for the job~Brenda{Kyra Sedgwick}And~Capt.Raydor is helping her for the selection process too. As he thinks that she is the best candidate. But her work is now interfering with her personal life. As it seems that she works more then she is home~and even if she is not at work she is thinking about it.. I know how hard it is to try to juggle a career and family life as I see my children struggle with this all the time. I just tell them to try to spend the time that they are at home with their family and do things together. It doesn't matter if you leave the house or not. As there are many fun things to do right in your own house or yard. As kids are creative and will have just as much fun with a cardboard box as a expensive swing set! Just take a few minutes out of your day~it will make a world of difference.. If you missed any of Season 6 You c

A Better World-A Facebook Game!

I have to admit that I am hooked on games..I love playing the games on Facebook as they are so addicting and every time that I go there it seems that I find a new game. And this time I would like to tell you about~ ~ A Better World ~ A Better World ~ by ToonUps is such a fun game to play. It is a game that rewards players not just for in-game activities but also for real world acts of kindness and expressions of gratitude! Not like the other games that you see online~this one has no violence. It makes you feel better about yourself in real life and helps make positive changes. You can also play mini games as there are more then 15 locations for you to go! One of them is The "Department of Do Good," which allows players to submit good deeds that they have done in the real world. Then the community can vote on whether they agree this was a good deed. You can also see what others have done and vote. You then earn Do-Good Gold for doing good or by by visiting the Gratitude

Chicken Soup For The Soul My Dog's Life Winners!

The Winners Have Been Chosen For the Chicken Soup For The Soul My Dog's Life Books! They are Numbers~ 44~Delven5 49~409Cope 55~Jen P Congrats! I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to respond. Not the winner?!? Please stop by again as I am listing more new things all the time!

Monte Carlo-The Must See Movie!

This post brought to you by Monte Carlo . All opinions are 100% mine. I have always dreamed on going to Monte Carlo~as it looks so beautiful. But now I can go and so can you! Are you looking for a great movie that you can enjoy with your daughters and  girlfriends? As most movies have violence and crime and are made for men.  Well~Call your daughter(s) and/or friends as I am here to tell you about a movie that you all will enjoy! ~Monte Carlo~ Monte Carlo There is a little romance and a whole lots of comedy~ A young woman, her uptight step sister and her best friend use their savings for a long anticipated dream trip to Paris, which turns out to be a big disappointment. When they decide to take a break from their lousy tour and duck into the lobby of a five-star hotel, one of them is mistaken for a spoiled British heiress. Before they get the chance to reveal their true identities they are wrapped up in a whirlwind of paparazzi

Donate Fruit Review and Giveaway 7/20

I love fruit! That is why I was so excited to review another product from Donate Fruit {formerly known as Naumes Fruit}. While the Naumes family has been donating fresh fruit for generations~in 2009 the donate fruit Cause was established to increase their donation ability. As 1 in 8 American families faces hunger on a daily basis. Through donate fruit your gift gives twice~where you can Give a Gift & Feed the Need. The donate fruit Cause delivers Gourmet Gifts & Premium grade fruit from their farm~directly to your door. Plus, for every pound purchased through donate fruit~a pound of fresh fruit is donated to a food bank. Over 11 Million pounds of fresh fruit donated to date! They not only have great fruit but also have gourmet gift sets with snacks~nuts~candy and drinks and more! This time we were sent a gourmet gift set to review.   ~ Splendor of Spring Gourmet Goodies ~ Included~ 4 Seasonal Juicy Orchard Pears  12 count Artisan Petits Fours Stainless Steel Pe

Blog Bash Is Almost Here!!

Blog Bash Is Almost Here!! I hope that you will all join me~as there are are over 150 Blogs giving away prizes!! The Dates Are June 22-June 26! And it is going to be so much fun and you can win some great prizes!!  I am Happy To Announce That Right Here You can Win A Dozen of 5-6 Foot Roses from TheUltimate Rose !! {A $239.00 Value} So be sure to stop back as this is going to be so much Fun!  I will have the link to all the other Blogs that are included too. Hope to see you there!!

Parent's Choice Savings Sweeps!

This post brought to you by PBM Products . All opinions are 100% mine. Years ago~when my children were born~there were not too many choices in formulas. So when the doctor put your child on one you tried to stay with it no matter what the price. Now~new parents have a choice~Parent's Choice Formula! Over the past 13 years Parent's Choice has helped write the earliest chapters in millions of success stories by allowing parents to provide their children with outstanding nutrition at affordable prices. All Parents Choice baby formula meet the guidelines determined by the US Food and Drug Administration. So it is just as good for your child as the national brands. You can feel good about giving it to your children knowing that you are doing the best for them and saving money at the same time! As with using Parent's Choice formula you save $600.00 a year! It's never to early to start thinking about college~as we all know how expensive that

In Stitches A Memoir Winner!!

The Winner for the In Stitches Has Been Chosen!! It Is Number~40 Aileen Congrats! 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!

Save With Energizer This Summer And Giveaway 7/19

Summer is here and many people are thinking about traveling.But with the rising cost of gas it seems that more people are staying close to home. You would be surprised what you can find to do right in your own state. We have checked it out and there are enough things to keep us busy all summer! But~even those day trips can add up and that is where Energizer steps in! To help with the big summer shuffle between activities for your kids and family road trips, Energizer has a deal to help make a positive impact on your gas budget.  They are rewarding Energizer Lithium customers by helping their dollars last longer. When you purchase two packs of specially-marked Energizer Ultimate Lithium or Energizer Advanced Lithium batteries and you will get a $10 Prepaid DiscoverGas Rewards card mailed to you. It’s that easy!  When you purchase your two Energizer products, simply follow the instructions below to get your $10 Discover Gas Card~ 1. Visit 2.

Skin MD Giveaway Winner!

The Winner For the Skin MD Has Been Chosen! It Is Number~50~BeautyToLove!  Congrats To You!! I have sent a email and you have 48 hours to repsond. Didn't win this time?!? Well~you will just have to stop by and try again as I have many more new things to come!