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Three Ways To Save Time In The Kitchen

Although many if not most of us love eating, this doesn't mean we enjoy the food preparation process. In fact, many people find the process of cooking food to be a bit boring, tedious, and/or time-consuming. If you love eating but are interested in shaving minutes off the food preparation process, here are three simple ways to help you get out of the kitchen and into the dining room a bit ... continue reading...

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Summer Getaway Survival Kit Giveaway

Um, the summer travel season is in full swing. Unfortunately, that also means that you’re likely pulling wrinkled clothes out of a bag and walking around looking like you slept in them. You’ve tried all the special packing techniques, purchased wrinkle‐free clothing, and nothing is helping. Downy Wrinkle Releaser Plus to the rescue! Whether you’re traveling for work or for fun, you can ... continue reading...

2016 Mazda CX-5 Crossover SUV

2016 Mazda CX-5 Crossover SUV Review

I recently had the opportunity to take a 2016 Mazda CX-5 for a week long test drive. We’ve been toying around with the idea of a new family vehicle for a while, and this one is definitely at the top of our list. It’s not really a station wagon and not what you’d think of when you think of an SUV, but somewhere in the middle. It’s a very stylish and comfortable vehicle, and I can imagine myself ... continue reading...

Giving Back

Give Back with Subway’s #youshareweshare Campaign

Do you love SUBWAY® Restaurants? It’s been my go­-to sub shop for a long time. Not only is the food good, they’re a company that gives back and that’s always something that I try to support. Right now, SUBWAY® Restaurants located in USA & Canada are joining forces with several charities to give back to the local community. More than 800 local SUBWAY® Restaurants in the Sacramento and San ... continue reading...


Celebrate 31 with Baskin Robins + Enter to win a $31 Baskin-Robbins Gift Card

Did you know that July is National Ice Cream month? Baskin-Robbins is celebrating by offering all sorts of cool stuff to their loyal customers this month. All month long, you can upgrade your double scoop of ice cream with a free freshly‐baked waffle cone. On July 31st, they’re giving away 31% off ALL Sundaes! That’s a whole lot of savings! The July Flavor of the month is OREO® ‘N Cake, which is ... continue reading...

DIY Bear Rug

How to Make Your Own Bear Rug

Purging clutter from my children’s room feels like a full time job. But as time consuming as it is, the benefits far outweigh the negatives, especially when my children rush back in and rediscover old toys and happily begin playing again with that favorite doll I rescued from the AC vent. There’s always one pile, however, that they don’t rush to—that big pile of fluffy, furry stuffed animals. I ... continue reading...

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