The Perfect Gift for Mom this Mother’s Day

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Shine a light on mom’s individuality this Mother’s Day by surprising her with a gift that shows her you payed attention to the details. From the Farmer’s Market loving mom to the online-shopping addict, find the perfect gift for her. Personal Creations, Shari’s Berries and FTD offer a selection of gifts that are tailored to her tastes and will celebrate the things she loves most. For the … [Read more...]

Curious George is now on Hulu! Enter to win a fun prize pack #Hulu #CuriousGeorgeonHulu

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Our favorite monkey is swinging into your home. All 9 seasons of Curious George, as well as the animated film Curious George 2: Follow That Monkey, are now streaming only on Hulu. As with all Kids programming on Hulu, Curious George streams commercial-free. Curious George is an animated series based on the popular books by Margret and H.A. Rey. Aimed at preschool viewers (ages three to five), … [Read more...]

10 Practical Tips to Help You Buy a House before You Turn 30

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Who wouldn’t want to have a house to call his own? Of course, everyone is dreaming about it. It’s part of everybody's goals in life. However, it is not something that can be easily achieved especially for a person who is not careful and mindful about his/her expenses. The tendency is that after school, during your first few years of working, all you care about is buying or spending money on … [Read more...]

The Biggest Binge Week is Back on #XFINITY #Watchathon

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Being the queen of "just one more episode" I am so excited to share that Xfinity is bringing back their Watchathon week! Not that I need a designated week to binge on my all-time favorites, or new to me series, but I sure had a good time watching and sharing on social media last year. The #Watchathon hashtag was on-fire! It's like the Stanley Cup finals for T.V. fans. So much fun. So get those … [Read more...]

Red Robin’s new Red Ramen Burger & a great deal for college students

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Ramen Burger, the Elusive Burger Sensation, to be Available for the Masses at Red Robin Gourmet Burgers and Brews. The ramen burger – the latest food frenzy to sweep New York and Los Angeles – is going national for the first time! Guests can visit Red Robin restaurants around the country to get a taste of the highly sought after culinary craze. To celebrate the limited time offer, Red Robin has … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story #RogueOne

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Resistance fighters (Felicity Jones, Diego Luna) embark on a daring mission to steal the Empire's plans for the Death Star. The cast includes Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Jiang Wen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed, and Forest Whitaker. ROGUE ONE is directed by Gareth Edwards, produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Allison Shearmur, and Simon Emanuel, executive produced … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things we did during spring break in Venice, Florida. Sat by the pool. Happy Easter! #family #easter #springbreak #florida #pool A photo posted by Jenn (@jenn6790) on Mar 27, 2016 at 9:34am PDT Ocean fishing. Now that's a good catch! #fishing #florida #grouper #ocean #springbreak #vacation #husband A photo posted by Jenn (@jenn6790) on Apr 1, 2016 at 9:05pm PDT Took the … [Read more...]

5 tips on litter training & Fresh Step Total Control with the Power of Febreze

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #yougottabekittenme #CollectiveBias Our family includes two beautiful rescued cats. Raphael, and Harley may look a lot alike, but their personalities couldn't be more different. Raphael came to us from a shelter, and is playful, silly, and easy going. Harley, was rescued from a home full of … [Read more...]

The Harlem Globetrotters @ The Palace of Auburn Hills #Detroit #Giveaway

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The Harlem Globetrotters are an exhibition basketball team that combines athleticism, theater, and comedy. Over the years they have played more than 26,000 exhibition games in 122 countries and territories. I can tell you from experience they put on a great show! It's been a few years since I have seen them, but it was fun for the whole family. A real good time. It is no surprise to me that the … [Read more...]

Free Finding Dory Coloring & Activity Sheets #FindingDory #HaveYouSeenHer

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Disney•Pixar’s “Finding Dory” reunites everyone’s favorite forgetful blue tang, Dory, with her friends Nemo and Marlin on a search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale? FINDING DORY swims in theatres everywhere on June 17th! My family could not be more excited. We're counting the days until we see our favorite fish … [Read more...]

Eat more, spend less with the $3 sale on Restaurant.com #ReviewCrew #sp

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Spring has sprung! There’s no better way to celebrate than taking the family to enjoy alfresco dining and fruity drinks. To bring in the new season, Restaurant.com is serving up $25 Certificates for only $3 with Promo Code: SALE. All their other deals are on sale too! For example, grab a $10 Certificate for just $1.20. Restaurant.com is the trusted and valued source connecting diners, … [Read more...]

The Jungle Book, exclusive content & new movie posters #JungleBook

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Directed by Jon Favreau (“Iron Man”), based on Rudyard Kipling’s timeless stories and inspired by Disney’s classic animated film, “The Jungle Book” is an all-new live-action epic adventure about Mowgli (newcomer Neel Sethi), a man-cub who’s been raised by a family of wolves. But Mowgli finds he is no longer welcome in the jungle when fearsome tiger Shere Khan (voice of Idris Elba), who bears the … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children #StayPeculiar

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From visionary director Tim Burton, and based upon the best-selling novel, comes an unforgettable motion picture experience. When Jake discovers clues to a mystery that spans alternate realities and times, he uncovers a secret refuge known as Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. As he learns about the residents and their unusual abilities, Jake realizes that safety is an illusion, and … [Read more...]

Our The Divergent Series: Allegiant review #FandangoFamily

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I didn't read the Divergent book series, and I never would have seen the movies if it weren't for our teenage daughter asking me to watch them. We started at the beginning with Divergent (2014), and just like that - we both hooked, which of-course led to us watching the second. We recently saw the third installment "The Divergent Series: Allegiant" in the theater. Seeing these movies together, and … [Read more...]

Golden Chopsticks, an East Side Favorite #ReviewCrew @Restaurant_Com #sp

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Chinese food has been a favorite of mine for years. Like most favorites, I tend to play it safe and stick to my usual restaurants when eating out. While recently planning a dinner and movie date with our teenage daughter, I decided to branch out and give a new Chinese restaurant a try. We used the restaurant.com app, put in the theater address, and found a great deal for Golden Chopsticks, right … [Read more...]

Ice Age: The Great Egg-scapade Premiere & #Giveaway #InsidersEggscapade

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Manny, Sid, and Diego put a prehistoric spin on the world's first Easter egg hunt in the all-new animated special "Ice Age: The Great Egg-scapade" premiering Sunday, March 20th on FOX and available on Digital HD Monday, March 21st. We will be on the road this Easter, so I'm really excited to be adding Ice Age: The Great Egg-scapade to our digital collection. Our family has enjoy all of the … [Read more...]

Alvin and The Chipmunks: The Road Chip, Free Coloring Sheets & Movie Giveaway #AlvinInsiders

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Everyone's favorite singing pop stars, The Chipmunks, are back in another hilarious adventure - just in time for Spring Break! Join Alvin, Simon, and Theodore as they race to Miami on a wild road trip that takes them on even wilder detours. Through a series of misunderstandings, Alvin, Simon and Theodore come to believe that Dave is going to propose to his new girlfriend in Miami…and dump … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday #TheWildlife

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From the over-exuberant parrot Tuesday to the snack-obsessed tapir Rosie, from the persnickety echidna Epi to the acrobatic pangolin Pango, from the ditzy goat Scrubby to the commonsensical kingfisher Kiki and the always-cool chameleon Carmello, things are larger-than-life on a tropical isle that is pure wild animal paradise. Then Robinson Crusoe, a marooned human, arrives in the midst of a … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. Spent an evening playing Uno, and watching The Peanuts movie with my granddaughter. Spent a day trying to fight with a migraine. I lost and spend most of the day in bed. Went for an afternoon walk to a craft show with our teenage daughter. Was awake way too late binge watching Grey's Anatomy. I keep giving it up, and then changing my … [Read more...]

Free movie rental at Red Box

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Get a FREE DVD rental when you use text “Push” to 727272! Valid at Redbox.com or by using the mobile app. Not valid at the kiosk. Valid through March 31st. … [Read more...]

Fun & egg-citing personalized gift ideas for Easter

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It's no secret that I am not a fan of in-store shopping. Unlike most of my friends I find no joy in walking around a store, comparing products, and I am a total complainer when it comes to waiting in long lines. I think it's because I have such a busy schedule between work, home and family, that my mind is already onto what I need to do next. Though, I do LOVE to buy nice gifts. Shopping online … [Read more...]

New Official Trailer and Images for Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War #CaptainAmericaCivilWar #TeamCap #TeamIronMan

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With less than two months to go, and the release of several new movie images, posters and an all new official trailer we're getting super excited for Marvel's Captain America: Civil War! May 6th can not get here fast enough! Marvel’s “Captain America: Civil War” finds Steve Rogers leading the newly formed team of Avengers in their continued efforts to safeguard humanity. But after another … [Read more...]

An update on Roxy, and our holistic approach to cancer

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A few months ago we found out that our sweet basset hound, Roxy, a.k.a Foxy Roxy has cancer. She has at-least five tumors, two of them have been pretty fast growing. Due to her age (11), breed and one of the larger tumors being unable to be removed, we made the hard decision to not put her through surgery or any other harsh treatments. It would just feel wrong, and selfish at this point in her … [Read more...]