Monthly Archives: July 2012

Homemade Chocolate Syrup

My kids LOVE chocolate milk.     Come to think of it, so do I.     Of course, I’m on a less processed food kick lately (which is a very GOOD thing), and besides, it seems like EVERYTHING in … Continue reading

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Easy Peasy Peanut Butter Granola (Gluten Free)

I’ve been on a bit of a cooking spree lately.  Not sure why.  Maybe it’s the freedom of the summer, the promise of things new, the excitement that long, sunny days provide.   Maybe it’s because I can’t stop eating … Continue reading

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Totsy Back to School Sale

  Totsy is having a back-to-school sale right now.  You can save up to 83% on back to school shopping.  They are also offering FREE shipping to all NEW customers, as well as on any orders over $75.  It might … Continue reading

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Change Jars – Do You Have One?

I’ve posted quite a few times in the past about my change jar.   I know the idea isn’t a new one, and so I won’t go into many details explaining it, but I just wondered:  Do very many people … Continue reading

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July Grocery Spending Update

Wow, I can’t believe it’s already July 30!  Practically the end of the month.  I can think of only one thing I will likely need to buy before the month ends, cause it ran out a week ago.  I need … Continue reading

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5 Things 07/29

Last week was pretty uneventful.  I can’t even think of anything clever or witty (or terribly boring) to say…so I’m just gonna share my 5 Things list:   Run a couple of 5Ks. – Dang it, NO.  Pulled hamstring…gotta love … Continue reading

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Up to 78% off a 16×20 Canvas, + FREE Shipping

Display your beloved photos in a whole new way with today’s deal from PixWraps.   Here’s the deal: $29 for one or $49 for two 16 x 20 gallery-wrapped photo canvases. You can also use this Save as a credit toward … Continue reading

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Thoughtful Thursday – Beauty Tips by Audrey Hepburn

(photo) For attractive lips, Speak words of kindness. For lovely eyes, Seek out the good in people. For a slim figure, Share your food with the hungry. For beautiful hair, Let a child run his or her fingers through it … Continue reading

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WINNER! Running For My Life by Lopez Lomong

Thank you to all who entered the giveaway for the INCREDIBLE story by Lopez Lomong, Running For My Life. has chosen a winner via, and so here it is: a Rafflecopter giveaway Congratulations, Kasey!!

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5 Things 7/22

How was your week?   If you’re like many, you are still reeling from the tragic shooting in Aurora, CO.  I hope that instead of letting these events get us down, and get us mad and arguing about gun control … Continue reading

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