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Reminder: Usborne Books Mystery Hostess ends tomorrow at midnight

I’ve signed up to be an Usborne Children’s Books consultant. Just a reminder the link to the mystery hostess party will be open till tomorrow, Saturday Dec 3rd until midnight. That means whoever wins the mystery hostess drawing wins all the hostess points for the party earning tons of free books right before Christmas. The mystery hostess… Continue reading Reminder: Usborne Books Mystery Hostess ends tomorrow at midnight

Other good stuff · Random Stuff like Books, TV, Movies, Social Media, and Getting Old

When you share your birthday with the holiday season.

Here’s my next post for the Oklahoma City Moms Blog: Don’t Skip Your Birthday Feel free to pin it, comment on it, or share on your Facebook page or other social media. Just in case you don’t know, I am excited to be a new contributing writer on Oklahoma City Moms Blog. It’s a collaborative mom blogging site that I’ve been following… Continue reading When you share your birthday with the holiday season.

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Well since nobody else has, I’ll weigh in on Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life

Just kidding. I know everyone hasn’t stopped talking about it since this weekend, and I am actually late to the conversation. To be fair, spoiler alerts, duh. Also, this is just going to be kind of a more organized version of a Facebook comment conversation between two girlfriends and myself. My inital thoughts right off… Continue reading Well since nobody else has, I’ll weigh in on Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life

Family · Other good stuff · Random Stuff like Books, TV, Movies, Social Media, and Getting Old

Usborne Children’s Books

I few months ago a got a Facebook message from someone I went to high school with asking if I wanted an invite to an online children’s book party. Now you should know a few things about me. I support people having their own home sales businesses. I love Pampered Chef, and I used to… Continue reading Usborne Children’s Books

Food · Sides and Veggies

My Thanksgiving Sweet Potatoes

Well really these aren’t my sweet potatoes at all, but it’s what I’ve brought to Thanksgiving the last few years. It’s the Boston Market copycat recipe. I, ironically, have never had the real thing to compare it to. The copy cat recipe calls for the sweet potatoes to be baked. Then you mix them with… Continue reading My Thanksgiving Sweet Potatoes

Family · Other good stuff

30 Things I am thankful for this year

God My husband My sister and brother graduating college next month. So proud! My sister rescuing me twice the week when I didn’t feel well. All my siblings My parents My son My daughter My grandmother My dogs Low gas prices The election being over Having a job that allows me to support my family… Continue reading 30 Things I am thankful for this year

Family

Magic happened last night at our house.

So a little Christmas magic happened at our house last night. If you are giving me the eye roll it’s okay. I know it’s a tad early, but we were in need of it around here. 1) I am kind of a hum bug. 2) We missed our first round of Thanksgiving because everyone has… Continue reading Magic happened last night at our house.