Twitter Party Alert! #HolidayCandy 12/20 2PM ET – Prizes: $400 in Walmart GCs! RSVP Here! #cbias

I apologize to readers who have been following the rescheduling of this party.  It is currently scheduled for Thursday 12/20 at 2PM ET.  The sponsor, agency, and myself want to ensure that we do not in any way impinge upon events expressing respect for the victims of the Newtown tragedy.  Friday has been declared a National Day of Mourning and we did not feel it would be appropriate to hold the party that day.  I greatly appreciate your … [Read more...]

#SeeMIB3 Viewing Party! Make Men In Black Fun For Your Whole Family and Friends!

MIB3, Men in Black 3, will be released on DVD of Blu-ray in a few days.  But thanks to Vudu or and Walmart, my family was able to see it early!  I purchased the "pre-release" of MIB3 which includes a code that included an Ultraviolet UV copy, letting us stream the movie through Vudu beginning on 11/16.  We will also receive a hard copy of the DVD in the mail on or around the release date.  It was so easy to watch through Vudu!  I … [Read more...]

After-Thankgsiving Sales and Deals! Is It Possible To Be In Love With A Refrigerator? #MaytagMoms

This holiday weekend is a time to be thankful! If you follow me on Facebook, you've seen my "gratitude posts"  - I'm getting in the spirit!  But after Thanksgiving, it's also a time for bargains.  The Black Friday sales are an opportunity for big savings.  Especially on major purchases, this is the best time of year for getting a deal. As a brand ambassador for Maytag, I've been experiencing the conveniences (and joy!) of having new … [Read more...]

Campbell’s Skillet Sauces – Adventurous, Flavorful Weeknight Meals – in 15 Minutes!

NEW Campbell’s Skillet Sauces help busy moms like you and me create adventurous, flavorful weeknight meals!  Without spending hours in the kitchen!  The new sauces provide a quick and easy way to get a delicious dinner on the table in about 15 minutes. Campbell’s Skillet Sauces are available in six (6) great-tasting varieties:   Creamy Chipotle with Roasted Corn & Black Beans Marsala with Mushrooms & … [Read more...]

What Do You Use Arm & Hammer Baking Soda For? Here Are Some Surprising Tips!

What do you use Arm & Hammer Baking Soda for? We always have a box of Arm & Hammer Baking Soda in our fridge to keep tastes and smells where they belong.    An open box of Arm & Hammer will keep garlic, onions, or fresh holiday herbs from transferring flavors to meats and cheeses in your fridge.  By the way, you should replace the box with a fresh one every month.  There's even a place to write the date on the box! In … [Read more...]

Twitter Party Alert! #SmartSnack 10/30 1:00PM ET – Prizes: Walmart Gift Cards! RSVP Here!

  Are you searching for ideas to give your kids healthy, and delicious snacks?  What is your after-school routine?  Do your kids come home hungry like my daughter does?  The first thing my daughter says when I pick her up after school is "I'm hungry!".  Once a week we stop for a treat, but the other four days, I'm looking for something to give her that will be healthy AND she'll want to eat.   Join me on October 30th at 1PM … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Yoplait Gift Pack! Fitness and Great Taste Now Endorsed by Weight Watchers! (Ends 10/13, US)

I've been eating Yoplait yogurt for my entire adult life.  It's delicious, healthy, and affordable.  Perfect!  But there's something new..... Yoplait Light and Yoplait Greek 100 now offer 20 Delicious Flavors for only 2 Weight Watchers®PointsPlus®value each. As the only yogurt endorsed by Weight Watchers®, Yoplait makes it easy to enjoy a delicious, creamy, and satisfying snack any time! I love having yogurt for breakfast and/or a … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Simply Potatoes! Quick and Easy Back-to-School Night Dinner – Fall Comfort Food for a Chilly Evening (Ends 10/13, US)

Is it because it's fall? Is it back-to-school? Why are we suddenly so crazy-busy?  If your family is like ours, it's been a struggle to get dinner on the table.  We have been grabbing fast food and eating out because of our schedule.  When Simply Potatoes asked me to make one of their "Simply-fied" recipes, I jumped on it.  Perfect timing for us. It was fun going through the recipes on the Simply Potatoes website.  We have been eating … [Read more...]