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Millennials and Being Prepared for the Future

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Let’s talk about money, and being prepared for the future. Now, we’re not talking about retirement, or planning for 40 years from now or anything like that. I want to talk to you about what you would do if your world was shaken. Tomorrow. Or next week. Or if, heaven forbid, a member of your […]

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How to Start Preparing for College

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It’s never too early to start preparing for college.  Going to college can be a scary, thrilling, exhilarating experience.  For a lot of students, going to college is a lot like embarking on a grand adventure. They likely have a glorious vision of what the future is going to be like, and can be excited […]

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Corny Easter Jokes for Kids + Coupons.com Giveaway

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This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was provided to me by Coupons.com. Hosts for this event are Still Blonde after all these Years and ModlyChic. I love a good joke.  I especially like a good corny joke.  After the week I’ve had, I sure could use a laugh.  I’m sure some other could […]

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Romantic Quotes for Valentine’s Day

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Love and romance is in the air.   Whether it’s Valentine’s Day, a wedding, or just any other time that you’re feeling all lovey-dovey, one can be overwhelmed with the heart swell.   These are a few of my favorite romantic quotes for all times of the year.

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How to Say Happy New Years in 150 Different Languages

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One of the great things about the world wide web is that it connects you with people from around the world!  No matter  where you’re from, or what language you speak, there’s an event that everyone celebrates.   That event is the New Year.  Greet your friends in their native language, or just wish people you […]

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Warning Signs of Opioid Dependence

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I participated in a campaign on behalf of Mom Central Consulting for Reckitt Benckiser Pharmaceuticals Inc. I received a promotional item as a thank you for participating. Opioid dependence is a scourge that is sweeping the nation.  There seems to be a belief that since medications are prescribed by a doctor, that they’re safe for […]

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Get the Best Deals at Best Buy this Holiday Season

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  The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Best Buy is the authority and destination for all your technology and appliance product gifting needs this holiday The assortment available is second to none: There are more than 100 […]

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OPEN UP your Sinus Pain and Pressure

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Sudafed. When you don’t feel good, it’s one of the absolute worst things in the world.  One of the worst kinds of pains is sinus pain.  I happen to be one of those that suffer from intense sinus-related migraines, and these headaches can become […]

Opioid Dependence Isn’t a Life Sentence

Way back when, if someone was an addict, it usually meant cocaine.  Possibly heroin, but usually coke.  Sometime in the mid to late 80s, Methamphetamines, or Speed, became mainstreamed, at least in Southern California.  This meth was not anything like the modern meth, and was a lot closer to coke. Fast forward to the last […]

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7 Great Ways to Have a Feel Good Moment

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These tips for Feel Good Moments were brought to you by Ozarka® Natural Spring Water. By Wednesday, I’m usually ready for a morale boost. Seriously…We’re two days in to the work week, but we’re also three days from the weekend. UGH! For me, personally, Wednesdays are the suckiest of sucky days. It just seems to […]

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Introducing Buy Baby Deals

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We received an item from Buy Baby Deals.  All opinions are my own.   Last year, it seemed like everyone I knew was pregnant.  It was seriously ridiculous.  In our office at work, there were 8 people expecting.  Then factor in my friends, family, and other random people I had to do something for, and […]

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Vote for the Winner of Hpnotiq Bling It On Contest

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I am taking part in a compensated campaign for Hpnotiq Bling It On. All opinions are my own. For a few weeks now, I’ve been telling you about the super awesome Hpnotiq GlamLouder Bling It On contest. We talked about awesome blinged out nail art and manicures, shoes that were beyond ridiculously hot, and even […]

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Dealing with Depression? You’re Not Alone

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This is a sponsored post by me on behalf of Lifescript.com.   I’ve battled depression my entire life. It’s been going on as long as I can remember. When I was 4, my mom would basically do a mob drop when it was time for me to go to daycare. Y’know, where you slow down and push someone […]

When Life Hands You Lemons | An Underemployment Tale

This post brought to you by Allstate. All opinions are 100% mine. There's a ton of discussion about unemployment and underemployment.  But, what is the real difference?  You take the good, you take the bad.  You take them both, and then you have the facts of life.  I loved The Facts of Life as a […]

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Baby Shower Invitations from Tiny Prints

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This Baby Shower Invitations post was brought to you by Tiny Prints.  All opinions are my own.   For a while, it seemed that everyone I knew was pregnant or had a baby that was just a couple months old.  Every weekend, I had another baby shower to attend.  While some of these ladies had […]

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Ways to Save Money when Shopping Online

Save Money when Shopping Online

This Ways to Save Money when Shopping Online conversation was brought to you by Coupon Chief.  All opinions are my own. When you mention coupons or couponing to people, they usually think of extreme couponers.  We’ve all seen them – the people with their giant binders and their carts full of 9,000 bottles of ketchup.  […]