Sand Gone {Product Review and Giveaway} CLOSED

Sand Gone Sand Remover

Last month I had the wonderful opportunity to visit my parents in sunny Florida. Mom and Dad are stereotypical snowbirds, escaping the frigid midwest every January, and not returning home again until it starts to warm up in April. They have a small bungalow outside of Orlando in a quiet 55+ retirement community, and even […]

Fabulous Deal Alert: 20% Off + Free Shipping on $25+ Coupon

Here’s a fabulous deal you might be interested in. is offering 20% off sitewide. Once you click on the link the 20% off coupon will automatically be added to your cart and you can begin shopping. Some restrictions apply. To make the deal even sweeter there’s free shipping on purchases over $25. The deal expires […]

Sibu Beauty Nourishing Daytime Facial Cream {Product Review and Giveaway} CLOSED


With the amount of snow on the ground it’s hard to believe, but Spring is coming soon. I for one can’t wait. Besides the cold and ice, the thing that bothers me most about the winter months is the dry air. Running the furnace day and night just makes matters worse, sapping what little moisture […]

Fabulous Deal Alert: BOGO 50% Off Sale – Barbie, Fisher Price, Hot Wheels


Who doesn’t love toys? Kmart is currently running a buy-one/get-one for 50% off sale on select Barbie, Fisher-Price, and Hot Wheels toys. The sale is online only, and they have a very good selection to choose from here. The sale is being presented as an Easter “Save The Bunny, Buy Toys Please” campaign. To save […]

The Tuna Squish! {Product Review and Giveaway} CLOSED

Tuna Squish Featured Image

The very first meal that I cooked on my own was my grandmother’s tuna casserole. I was about 13 years old, and my mother supervised as I gathered the ingredients and began the food prep. Tuna casserole isn’t a complicated meal, and my grandmother’s recipe was easy to follow. Some mac and cheese, sliced mushrooms, pimentos, […]

Fabulous Deal Alert: Bodum Coffee Press And Mugs $20 Free Shipping

Coffee Press Sale

A few weeks back I wrote an article on how to use a coffee press to make an awesome cup of coffee. If you’re interested in purchasing a coffee press of your very own, Bodum has a fabulous deal for an 8 cup press and 2 matching mugs for $20 — a great savings off […]

Spring Beauty On The Cheap


With Spring right around the corner it’s time to clean out the good ole’ makeup bag and get rid of those old beauty products to make room for new. This year new colors are all the rage and hot new beauty products are hitting the shelves to keep you looking good. Here are a few […]

Fabulous Deal Alert: Kinectimals Xbox 360 Game $10 + Free Shipping

Kinectimals Coupon is offering the Kinectimals Xbox 360 game for the fabulous price of $10 + free shipping. This is a great game for young kids and is rated E for everyone. Making use of the Xbox Kinect sensor, a child can adopt and train their very own lion or tiger cub. The cub will respond […]

Make This Easter Truly Special

How To Make Easter Special

For me, Easter has always been a time of comfort. The holiday is a time of family and friends — a time of rejuvenation and renewal. When I was growing up, my siblings and I would bundle in the back of the family station wagon and head to grandma’s house. The entire clan would gather […]

Down and Dirty Tips For Cleaning A Stove (Or Don’t Let Your Husband Cook Dinner)

How to clean a dirty stove

The other night my husband surprised me by cooking dinner. Sounds good, doesn’t it? Here’s me: bone weary from chasing after three kids all day. Tired. Exhausted. You get the idea. And here’s my husband: tall, handsome and willing to pitch in and take a heavy burden off my weary, sagging shoulders. Right then and […]