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The Empire and The Rebels by Elizabeth Lang #Giveaway #Review

The Empire All Adrian Stannis wanted was a quiet corner of the galaxy where he could work on his beloved scientific experiments, but unfortunately, he was born into a world at war, where his people are struggling for survival against a vastly superior alien invasion force and he is a genius who was trained for […]

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Spring Into Books Event #Giveaway

Welcome to Literary Addicts’ Spring into Books Event. It takes place March 25 – April 27!Pick up a great read, enter to win prizes, and follow along on Literary Addicts for Fun Interviews, Guest Posts, and Exclusive Excerpts!Click over to buy these fantastic reads!   Prizes – Kandle Candle from author Tawdra Kandle Signed Outsystem […]

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10 Butterfly Crafts for Kids

  Butterflies are amazing insects and learning about them has been a big hit with my kids. We have a big beautiful garden and watch them feed and change. Check out the movie below to watch the lifecycle. I put together a few fun resources for you! The Butterfly Movie -The life cycles of butterflies […]

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Into the Woods1-Disc Blu-ray + Digital HD #Giveaway

From the director of CHICAGO and the producer of WICKED comes a modern twist on the beloved fairy tales you thought you knew. Meryl Streep stars in this epic musical saga about daring to venture INTO THE WOODS. Iconic characters, such as Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk and Rapunzel, find their […]

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Giveaway: Housewitch, A Novel, by Katie Schickel

Giveaway: Housewitch, A Novel, by Katie Schickel 3/22-3/28 Hosted by Joy Makin’ Mamas Visit Joy Makin’ Mamas to read a review of this first time novel, and then enter below to win!   Housewitch: A Novel Paperback – February 17, 2015 by Katie Schickel  Former Journalist Spins Magical Tale Full of Heart in New Women’s […]

Recipes

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Easy Chick Cupcakes

These adorable Easy Chick Cupcakes are perfect for Easter. They use boxed ingredients so they are fast to make and even the kids can help.They are perfect for school gatherings, picnics, and an Easter treat.Easy Chick Cupcakes Ingredients: 1 Box Cake Mix Butter Cream Frosting Yellow Sugar Sprinkles Chocolate Chips Easy Butter Cream Frosting Recipe Ingredients: 5 […]

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Easy Grasshopper Pie Recipe

It is girl scout cookie season, I try not to buy too many boxes but it is hard. They are so tempting so we make the very best out of what we do buy. One of our favorites is this Easy Grasshopper Pie which isn’t quite a pie at all. You can make it in […]

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Chocolate Guinness Cake

  I’ve been on a real dessert kick lately and I’ve been trying out new things. In celebrating of getting ready for St. Patrick’s day I made this delicious Chocolate Guinness Cake. I used to date a guy who drank Guinness but to me it is a meal but was a perfect complement to this dessert. […]

Copycat Olive Garden Crockpot PASTA FAGIOLI

Copycat Olive Garden Crockpot PASTA FAGIOLI

Copycat Olive Garden Crockpot Pasta Fagioli Soup One of my favorite soups of all time is Pasta Fagioli and Olive Garden’s is the best so I made a Copycat Olive Garden Crockpot PASTA FAGIOLI. It is so delicious and inexpensive to make. I make a huge pot and we have it for a couple of meals. It […]

Crafts

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10 Butterfly Crafts for Kids

  Butterflies are amazing insects and learning about them has been a big hit with my kids. We have a big beautiful garden and watch them feed and change. Check out the movie below to watch the lifecycle. I put together a few fun resources for you! The Butterfly Movie -The life cycles of butterflies […]

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How To Make Your Own Foaming Hand Soap

Foaming hand soap is a luxury most of us love to have. Unfortunately, it is way over-priced compared to regular liquid soap.Did you know you can make your own for just pennies?It even takes just 5 minutes to do and no special equipment!The foam happens in the pump and the soap that you use is […]

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Dollar Store DIY: Leprechaun Hat Treat Holder

Dollar Store DIY: Leprechaun Hat Treat Holder If you are going to be enjoying the company of family or friends this St. Patrick’s Day season, why not spiff up your table with these Leprechaun Hat Treat Holders? Perfect for filling with gold coins (the chocolate ones of course!) or other treats of your choice, they […]

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DIY Shamrock Seeds Gift Bags w/ Printable

          DIY Shamrock Seeds Gift Bags Looking for a fun and adorable St. Patrick’s Day craft? These are great to take to a party and fun for the kids to get involved in. They can grab the papers from the printer, cut, and stuff. I also have a fun printable for […]

Home and Garden

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10 Butterfly Crafts for Kids

  Butterflies are amazing insects and learning about them has been a big hit with my kids. We have a big beautiful garden and watch them feed and change. Check out the movie below to watch the lifecycle. I put together a few fun resources for you! The Butterfly Movie -The life cycles of butterflies […]

5 Ways to have a Relaxing Easter Dinner

5 Ways to have a Relaxing Easter Dinner #HoneyBakedEaster

Growing up my Grandmother and Mom spent all morning cooking. Then we’d rush to church, have an egg hunt, then go home and get ready to eat. The women cleaned up while the men watched t.v.. Call me selfish but I don’t want to rush around and I certainly don’t want to spend my holiday […]

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10 Uses for Carpet Squares

10 Uses for Carpet Squares   Carpet squares can be found at most thrift and surplus stores, or even your local dollar store. Carpet squares have so many excellent uses, so you will want to be sure you have a few on hand. Take a look below at 10 uses for carpet squares that you can try […]

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A Collection of Old Time Household Hints

A Collection of Old Time Household Hints I love collecting recipes, cookbooks and household hints. Below are a list of old-fashioned household hints I collected from the back of an old cookbook. They are interesting, sometimes funny and some are still practical for today. They are written exactly as they were in the book. I […]

Books

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The Empire and The Rebels by Elizabeth Lang #Giveaway #Review

The Empire All Adrian Stannis wanted was a quiet corner of the galaxy where he could work on his beloved scientific experiments, but unfortunately, he was born into a world at war, where his people are struggling for survival against a vastly superior alien invasion force and he is a genius who was trained for […]

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Spring Into Books Event #Giveaway

Welcome to Literary Addicts’ Spring into Books Event. It takes place March 25 – April 27!Pick up a great read, enter to win prizes, and follow along on Literary Addicts for Fun Interviews, Guest Posts, and Exclusive Excerpts!Click over to buy these fantastic reads!   Prizes – Kandle Candle from author Tawdra Kandle Signed Outsystem […]

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Giveaway: Housewitch, A Novel, by Katie Schickel

Giveaway: Housewitch, A Novel, by Katie Schickel 3/22-3/28 Hosted by Joy Makin’ Mamas Visit Joy Makin’ Mamas to read a review of this first time novel, and then enter below to win!   Housewitch: A Novel Paperback – February 17, 2015 by Katie Schickel  Former Journalist Spins Magical Tale Full of Heart in New Women’s […]

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Justice for Katie Book Blast #Giveaway

In 1985, budding author Jeb Cannon discovers the decomposed body of a young woman while riding fence with his father on their wind-swept Wyoming ranch. The case quickly goes cold but her memory haunts his imagination. Thirty years and a number of best-selling thrillers later, Cannon asks Detective Matt Joyner to help him finally find […]