February is…

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I recently did a Google search to see what holidays occurred in February and learned that February is a month with many special causes and events.  Check out all the cool events for February: Adopt A Rescued Rabbit Month AMD/Low Vision Awareness Month American Heart Month Bake for Family fun Month Bird Feeding Month Black…

Enter to Win Your Dream Valentine’s Date

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Over the years, a good old fashioned Google search has usually been all that was needed to plan a great date night, but the “YP Local Search & Gas Prices” app takes that search to a whole new (and very convenient) level. Plus, it’s free for the iPhone and Android. What’s nice about the app…

Taking Community Action To Help Foster Change

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I recently learned about a new movie called Promised Land. In the movie, a community that faces serious issues come together to tackle these issues. Matt Damon plays a starring role in this story of community action. In the movie, Matt Damon plays the role of Steve Butler who works for an oil company. He…

Motherhood on the Rocks Big Birthday Giveaway

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It’s Motherhood on the Rocks birthday, but YOU get all the gifts! Three lucky winners will get one of the prize packs below. But first, a big thank you to our sponsors and a list of the awesome prizes they are giving away! Pro Home Stores – Pro Home Stores products are unique and of…

Slow Cooker Pork Pozole

Slow cooker pork pozole recipe

I found this recipe while I was flipping through an old issue of Women’s Day Magazine.  I had never heard of Pozole before, but it looked interesting and pretty easy, so I decided to try it.  I did do a little research and learned that Pozole is a stew that originates from Mexico.  I served…

Orange Chipotle Chicken with Cilantro Rice

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I don’t follow any particular diet, but I do look out for recipes that I think are healthy.  Last week while I was browsing for recipes for my weekly meal plan, I came across this recipe for Orange Chipotle Chicken with Cilantro Rice on the Clean Eating Magazine website.  It looked tasty so I decided…

My Attempt at Meal Planning

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Most of you know that I don’t cook regularly because Philip is an amazing cook and cooks most of the meals around here.  He also has a crazy schedule at work which sometimes makes it hard for him to cook.  So, I decided that I will start cooking dinner 3 days a week. I also…

Get Fit With The New Years Resolution FitBit Giveaway

FitBit Zip Giveaway

Welcome to the New Year’s Resolution FitBit Zip giveaway hosted by Freckleberry Finds and Slap Dash Mom! I’ve teamed up with some other fab bloggers to bring you a giveaway that’ll get you moving! One lucky winner will take home a Fitbit Zip Wireless Activity Tracker AND a bonus prize: a Beach Body DVD set…

Easy Holiday Appetizer Ideas

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Since the holiday season is already here, there is definitely plenty of time for you to celebrate and enjoy the parties this time of the year with your friends, family, and loved ones. However, you might find it very challenging to decide on the type of food that you should prepare for the holidays. Fortunately,…

Why A NetZero 4G Mobile Broadband Hotspot May Be Right For You

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Have you ever been in a situation where you were unable to connect to the internet? I have. I’m always on the go and there have been times where I found myself in a location where there was no wifi service being offered. On those occasions, I feel so disconnected. NetZero has come up with…