Shopping on a Budget #CookiesKids

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When it comes to buying clothes for the kids my motto is – ‘the cheaper the better!’  Don’t get me wrong, I’m only talking about the price not the brand or material.  I love to shop the sales racks to find great deals for both kids.  So when I saw this on the front page… Continue Reading…

Holiday Fun with Food #MealsTogether

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Holidays are so much fun because you get together with family and friends to celebrate and create memories.  Even sharing a simple meal can turn into something special when surrounded by family.  We created a fun Christmas meal with Tyson nuggets that the kids and I will never forget. We headed to Sam’s Club to… Continue Reading…

Black Friday – Grant Style #deliciouspairings

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I was one of the many people that went shopping shopping on Black Friday but I was after something other then reduced electronics – something waaaay better.  I headed to Sam’s Club to purchase Starbucks limited edition Holiday Blend coffee.  Yes, seriously. Ryley and I left the house a little before seven.  I knew people… Continue Reading…

Donating to the Ronald McDonald House #GELightingCFK

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Last week my kiddos and I purchased GE energy saver light bulbs from our local Walmart for the Champion for Kids campaign.  Yesterday we donated the light bulbs to the Ronald McDonald House along with two huge bags for clothes and toys. I went through the kids closets and made a pile of clothes that… Continue Reading…

Finding Some ‘Me Time’ #NIVEAMoments

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I believe that it is so important as moms/wives/people to be able to have some ‘me time‘.  Time where you are able to relax, forget about the bills/housework/dinner and laugh with your girlfriends.  I am very blessed to have such amazing friends in my life who will do just that with me.  I invited over… Continue Reading…

Giving Back With GE Lighting

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“As part of my partnership with GE, I received coupons for my GE light bulbs.  All opinions posted about my GE Lighting experience are my own.”   There are a few characteristics that we are trying to instill in our two toddlers.  Patience, kindness, humility and generosity are just a few.  I believe that everyone has… Continue Reading…

10 Tips for Working Out #FrozenFavorites

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For the past two weeks I have been using the Couch to 5k program on my phone and replacing my lunch with a Lean Cuisine.  [Find out more here.]  I have to say that this is definitely the push that I have needed to start my journey of getting and staying healthy.  I purchased my… Continue Reading…

Halloween Candy Alternatives #BalanceRewards

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There are two things that I have started a war on – overspending and the insane amount of sugar that is pushed into our children’s diets.  Dont get me wrong, I love a good cake or cookie and share with my kids.. but do we really need to have sugar in fruit?  This year I… Continue Reading…

Lean Cuisine and Couch to 5K #FrozenFavorites

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“I am a member of the Collective Bias™ Social Fabric® Community.  This content has been compensated as part of a social shopper insights study forCollective Bias™. and (Nestle) Lean Cuisine #CBias #SocialFabric. There are two things that I love doing that seem to get me in trouble – shopping and eating.  They first one hurts… Continue Reading…