Teri Hardy – My Story

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This happened to me last summer and I didn’t have the nerve to come forward then.  I really felt and hoped it was a one-off event, even though a few other bloggers had warned me that Teri Hardy wasn’t to be trusted.  I did try to gently guide people away from investing in her group (Continue Reading…);


Feltman Brothers Diamond Smocked Dress

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Feltman Brothers was founded in 1916 and is dedicated to creating timeless, high quality, hand embroidered outfits and accessories ranging in size from newborn to toddler. For Easter, we received the Diamond Smocked Dress. This company goes to great lengths to express their attention to quality even to how the dress was shipped to its (Continue Reading…);


Jungwon Outer Wear

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Jungwon Outer Wear Offers Waterproof Breathable Solutions! Junwong is a newer company based in New Jersey.  They carry a line of outer wear made from an extremely light weight waterproof fabric.  Aqua Max 3L nylon/nylon blend is so lightweight, that you will hardly notice that you are wearing it!  This waterproof breathable fabric is like (Continue Reading…);


CafePress for Style this Easter


Cafepress has Easter-wear and products that will be great for this Easter. I got Jacob, age 3, a shirt, as well as, Sarah, age 17, a shirt. I also got a tote bag, all for less than $75. My kids love their Easter Shirts, and I love my “Where’s my Peeps” tote. I couldn’t ask (Continue Reading…);


Van’s Foods Easy Mealtime Hacks


Easy Mealtime Hacks Having four kids, three being active teenagers, we always have kids always on the go and mealtime is a regular challenge in our household.  I know this is a regular challenge for my readers, as well.  I have some great “hacks” from Van’s Foods to help with these challenges! Hello from Van’s (Continue Reading…);


BoneFish Grill #HelloNewMenu Review

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          Last week, we had an opportunity to visit the Algonquin, Illinois, Bonefish Grill, a chain of casual dining seafood resturants. Recently, the chain introduced a new menu that focuses on “Fresh Choices. Innovative Flavors.” We made reservations for 7pm on a Sunday evening and were promptly taken to our table (Continue Reading…);


NewAir Water Dispenser Review

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NewAir contacted me recently about reviewing one of their products. I had the choice of their ice makers or water dispensers. I chose the NewAir WCD-200W Water Dispenser, drawn to the fact that it has a hot water function and knowing it would be great this winter for quick cocoa and easy cup-a-soups for the (Continue Reading…);


Branson, Missouri – It’s Fun For the Whole Family! @ExploreBranson @SDCAttractions

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We recently received the opportunity to travel to Branson, Missouri as part of a travel review for a weekend excursion trip.  It was just a short trip, but it was a fun-filled, action-packed trip, and one that delighted the whole family. Our first evening, we had been driving for nearly ten hours and we were (Continue Reading…);


Check out our Review of The Six Show in Branson, MO – @sixshow @ExploreBranson

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The Six Show at the Mickey Gilley Theater (www.thesixshow.com) is performed by the Knudson Brothers, who have been singing together as a group since the 1970’s.  The tagline for their Branson show is “SIX Voices  Zero Instruments ALL Music,” but their style is not acapella in the traditional sense.  What makes this show unique is (Continue Reading…);


5 Tips for Traveling with Pets {Guest Post}

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License: Creative Commons The key to traveling with pets is planning the trip in advance. There are a number of ways to ensure the trip goes smoothly. Nobody wants to take care of a sick dog on vacation. In addition, proper paperwork and planning can help to ensure success. Listed below are five tips to (Continue Reading…);