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National Mojito Day and Pineapple Mojito Recipe

July 11, 2014 Food

Another one of these great holidays is upon us. Today is National Mojito Day! Woohoo, I’m happy to celebrate that. I love a good classic mojito but I am finding I enjoy a lot of the newer twists on mojitos as well. This week’s cocktail recipe is a Pineapple Mojito. Doesn’t than sound refreshing? Thanks […]

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8 Word and Puzzle Game Apps to Stimulate Your Brain

July 10, 2014 Tech

My preference has always been for word and puzzle games, even before digital games. I grew up playing board games and card games with my family and my favorites were always those thinking games. Today I thought I would share a few of the games I play regularly. I have both Android devices and Windows […]

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$100 Regal Entertainment Gift Card Giveaway

July 10, 2014 Reviews & Giveaways

Summer is heating up and one great way to cool off this summer and maybe get the kids to calm down for a bit is to go to the movies. I’m working with several other bloggers to sponsor a giveaway just to help one lucky reader win a $100 Regal Entertainment Gift Card so you […]

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Nonni’s Biscotti Bites Review & Giveaway

July 9, 2014 Food

Are you dunker? I am not, but Hubby is and so was my Grandpa H. He loved to dunk things in his coffee. I am sure Grandpa would have loved Nonni’s Biscotti Bites as much as Hubby and I enjoyed the samples Nonni’s sent to me. They are so yummy, dunked or un-dunked! Since I […]

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Never losing my keys again

July 8, 2014 Reviews & Giveaways

Yes, I am one of those people who misplaces my keys often. Half the time they are actually in my purse actually and I just miss seeing them because my bag is kind of large and has a lot of stuff in it all the time (Grandma would be so proud). The rest of the […]

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My Holiday Weekend and Giveaway Update

July 7, 2014 Living

Hubby and I headed up to the lake this past weekend for the holiday. Our plans got changed around a bit while we were there, but it was still very relaxing. We stopped at Harry J’s for dinner on the way, good as always. Once we got up to the lake house and got everything […]

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Blog Giveaway Linkup – July 7-13

July 7, 2014 Reviews & Giveaways

I hope everyone had a wonderful holiday weekend. Now it is time to get back to work. Please feel free to add your blog’s giveaways here to the list anytime during the week. While you are here, don’t forget to enter my giveaways for a chance to win a prize yourself! Nokia Lumia 2520 Tablet […]

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July is National Ice Cream Month [infographic]

July 5, 2014 Food

July is National Ice Cream month. I say we all need to celebrate this with a scoop of your favorite flavor! This week’s infographic is “Stuff You Didn’t Know About Ice Cream” which includes the fact that the waffle cone was invented in my hometown of St. Louis in 1904. Yes, it says that some […]

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Red, White, and Blue Cocktail Recipes for 4th of July

July 4, 2014 Food

Happy Independence Day! Show your patriotic side today by trying one of these red, white, or blue cocktails – or heck, one of each even! Thanks to Cîroc for sharing these recipes with me. Red Berry Sangria 1 ounce Cîroc Red Berry 1 ounce Rose Wine 1/2 ounce Fresh Lemon Juice 1/2 ounce Simple Syrup […]

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Favorite Fireworks As a Kid [Throwback Thursday]

July 3, 2014 Living

When I was a kid we all shot off fireworks. I mean everyone! The kids and the adults actually. There were not nearly as many big displays by cities, festivals, and such back then. The firework stands went up in June and we could not hardly wait to get our hands on some. Back then […]

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