The Olive Picker: A memoir

Everyday I hear incredible stories in the news, some share good news, but more often than not they are stories of horrific events that are happening to people just like you and More »

Kids Email

As my kids are growing up they are looking to become more independent. As a parent it can be hard to give them the freedom they crave, especially when they are online. More »

Kids Email

This year for Christmas we purchased new laptops for our children. They love to be online, but I’m often worried about their safety, especially now that they can read and write on More »

Monsterland

I’ve always loved horror stories. I can remember growing up, sitting in my living room watching the scariest movies that I could find. Even though I’ve grown up a little bit, I More »

The History Major

History fascinates me. I had the wonderful privilege of working on a project for our local regiment and was able to help record stories of our Veterans. What incredible stories they had More »

 

Swago: Winter Wonderland

Winter is in full swing which means freezing cold temperatures and snow! This month’s SWAGO is a winter themed board that offers a possible 200 SB Bonus!   SWAGO is a bingo-inspired promotion run by Swagbucks, a website that will reward you with points (called SB) for doing activities that you do online every day.

The Olive Picker: A memoir

Everyday I hear incredible stories in the news, some share good news, but more often than not they are stories of horrific events that are happening to people just like you and me. I often wonder what happens to these folks after the media moves on to other stories. Have they picked up the pieces

Avery Easy Align Self-Laminating ID Labels

I have boxes and boxes of old photographs. I inherited my Aunts collection, my grandmothers and have created my own. Most of them are stored in a bench in our den. I have been slowly scanning and sorting them into boxes to give to each of my children. The “Avery Easy Align Self-Laminating ID Labels

How to Recover from Holiday Spending Using Your Phone

It’s easy to overspend, especially over the holidays. Parties, gifts and travel all take a toll on our wallets. Swagbucks offers an easy to help recover from your holiday overspending all from the convenience your cellphone. Wouldn’t it be wonderful if you could earn rewards for doing the everyday things you already do online? Swagbucks

FREE Kindle Books – January 11, 2016

Free Kindle Books

We’re having a sick day here today, my little one has some sort of stomach bug. She wants to do nothing but snuggle on the couch and read some new stories. While she is napping I thought I’d check to what new freebies are out there today so that when she wakes up we have

Kids Email

As my kids are growing up they are looking to become more independent. As a parent it can be hard to give them the freedom they crave, especially when they are online. As adults we know the dangers that lurk in the online world, while our children see it through the eyes of innocence. “Kids

Don’t Be Left Out Of Pocket When You Move: Easy Ways To Make It Cheaper For Your Family

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There are many reasons why you might want to move house. It might be that you or your husband has scored a job in a new area. Or you are having another baby and have little space in your current home. Whatever the reason, it can be a challenge when you decide to take the

Get $5 When You Sign Up For Swagbucks in January!

  Have you made a New Year’s Resolution? Many of us have made the resolution to be more smart with our money this year. We have gone into savings mode again as we rebuild our bank accounts from all that holiday shopping! Swagbucks is a great resource for those of us looking to extend their budget

Kids Email

This year for Christmas we purchased new laptops for our children. They love to be online, but I’m often worried about their safety, especially now that they can read and write on their own. How does a mom keep her child safe while online? One way is “Kids Email” an email program designed to keep kids

What Can I Do To Become A Healthier Person?

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If you want to look and feel your best, placing primacy on health is immensely important. Luckily, getting healthy does not have to be tedious or difficult. Below you will find just three of many wellness strategies you can implement to take your health to a new level: Place Primacy On Oral Health. If you’re