Five ways to win at Mother’s Day for under $10

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Looking to wow her on Mother's Day, while staying on a tight budget? Here are five nice gift ideas, each for $10 or under. Homemade dessert I know baking from scratch isn't for everyone, but there are some pretty impressive box mixes on the grocery store shelf these days. Bottle of wine You can dress it up with a towel, a candle and a note saying to enjoy a long warm bath. A new book You … [Read more...]

Coach Handbag Giveaway, ends 5/29

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Jenns Blah Blah Blog and all her amazing blogging buddies have come together to give you a chance to win a Coach Handbag! Before we get started I wanted to be sure and say thank you to the following bloggers, they are amazing and we love each and every one of them! This giveaway is hosted and sponsored by us (Jenns Blah Blah Blog), and co­hosted by Just Free Stuff, Adventures of country divas, … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

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...]

Three chances to enjoy ivivva store grand opening at Twelve Oaks Mall

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ivivva, created by lululemon, announces its grand opening event of their ivivva store in Novi, MI. The grand opening events were co-created with Novi girls over the course of several committee meetings. ivivva celebrates girls by designing beautiful, technical athletic wear (sizes 6-14), and creates experiences that connect them through movement. From running and yoga to dance and goal-setting, … [Read more...]

Coach Handbag Giveaway, ends 4/20

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Welcome to the Monthly Coach Handbag Fan Appreciation Giveaway! Jenns Blah Blah Blog and all her amazing blogging buddies have come together to give you a chance to win a Coach Handbag! Before we get started I wanted to be sure and say thank you to the following bloggers, they are amazing and we love each and every one of them! This giveaway is hosted and sponsored by us (Jenns Blah Blah Blog), … [Read more...]

Deal Alert! Nakatomi Plaza: The Die Hard Collection for only $49.99

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YIPPEE KI YAY, DIE HARD FANS! Fox Connect has the Nakatomi Plaza: The Die Hard Collection on-sale for only $49.99! Regularly $99.99. This will make a great Father's Day gift! Experience every action-packed Die Hard adventure on Blu-ray™, starring Bruce Willis as Detective John McClane. This incredible 6-disc set includes all 5 iconic movies — along with the Decoding Die Hard bonus disc for an … [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...]

Raita Yogurt Savory Dips, Review & Giveaway

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I have never been one to be very adventurous when it comes to trying new food. I have my general favorites in Chinese, Polish, Italian and American dishes. I’ve traveled to many European cities and to Jamaica and have sampled the cuisine there and enjoyed much of it, although not all. But to say that I don’t care for Indian fare is an understatement. There was many a celebration at work where a … [Read more...]

New March $250 Gift Card Giveaway (Winner’s Choice)

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Welcome to the $250 Winners Pick It Gift Card! Giveaway is hosted by Jenns Blah Blah Blog Jenn's Blah Blah Blog and some of her favorite bloggers are celebrating, our readers with a Monthly Gift Card Giveaway! One SUPER Lucky Person will win a gift card of their choice valued up to $250! Yepie, perfect with the holidays coming up! You know how it works, 1 person chooses a gift card - Amazon, … [Read more...]

A little something for everyone @ The Next Chapter Bookstore & Bistro #ReviewCrew @Restaurant_Com #sp

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Our most recent Restaurant.Com find took us to downtown Northville, Michigan. A very charming town filled with old-fashioned street lamps, out door benches, and a nice collection of restaurants, and small shops. Tucked inside a small historic building we paid "The Next Chapter Bookstore and Bistro" a visit for brunch. From the outside this bookstore/bistro doesn't really look like much. Once … [Read more...]

2016 Toyota Camry XLE Review #DriveToyota

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I recently spent a week driving the 2016 Camry XLE to review. The Toyota Camry has been the bestselling car in America for 12 years. In my opinion, it is very well deserved. I was impressed while reviewing the 2015 Toyota Camry XLE, and found the 2016 to be comparable. With very little changes. The 2016 Camry is offered in five trim packages: LE, SE, XSE, XLE and SE (with special … [Read more...]

Great gift idea! Restaurant.com Dinner & a Movie ONLY $30! #ReviewCrew #dinnerandamovie

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The holiday season ushers in festive foods, décor, and winter's highly anticipated movies of 2015! Explore the galaxy, sing with the Chipmunks or solve a Sherlock mystery—and dine out with Specials by Restaurant.com Dinner & a Movie deal. Now through December 20th for $30, you’ll score two movie tickets PLUS a $100 Restaurant.com eGift card to redeem for a star-rated restaurant. Spend … [Read more...]

Dos Hermanos Restaurant & Market, a real hidden gem #ReviewCrew @Restaurant_Com #sp

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One of the things I love about using Restaurant.com is finding places to eat that we've never been to, right in our own neighborhood. Our most recent find is an awesome little Mexican restaurant, and market named Dos Hermanos. This was our first time at Dos Hermanos, so we had no idea what to expect. From the street, it's the market that really stands out. When we first arrived I thought we … [Read more...]

Coffee Beanery, Holiday Coffee Sampler Variety Pack review #HolidayGiftGuide

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Looking for the perfect gift for the coffee lover on your in your life? Visit Coffee Beanery for plenty of tasteful and festive gift options. We recently received the above Coffee Sampler Variety Pack from Coffee Beanery to review. With the holiday season being the busiest time of the year, that focuses mostly on kids and family parties, Coffee Beanery's flavored coffee is the perfect … [Read more...]

Last Chance for Blu-ray/DVD savings! #EAA

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Remember my "HUGE Blu-ray & DVD Charity Sale #EAA" post? Time is almost up! Don't miss this awesome DVD & Blu-ray sale happening at EAA! You can view the sale here: http://www.entertainmentaidsalliance.net/ … [Read more...]

Gift ideas for babies, toddlers and young kids #HolidayGiftGuide

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The Ollie Swaddle Baby will go "gaga" over this cozy swaddling solution! Designed to decrease fussiness and assist in self-calming, the Ollie Swaddle also improves the quality and duration of sleep! Features elasticity to allow freedom of movement and an opening at the bottom for hassle-free diaper changes, as well as custom-developed moisture wicking material to reduce overheating. Also has a … [Read more...]

Shop Barnes & Noble For Creative Gift-Giving #ad #BNCreativeGifting

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This is a sponsored post on behalf of The Motherhood and Barnes & Noble. All opinions are my own! Barnes & Noble stores are places of creativity and discovery, with a huge selection of bestselling and classic books or kids and adults, as well as a vast selection of unique gifts, toys, games, music, home and digital products. We spend a lot of time as a family, shopping, and enjoying … [Read more...]

Very Merry Meijer Thanksgiving #MeijerGivesThanks

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Just another reason to LOVE Meijer! If you are in-need of some holiday feels, make sure you watch the video in this blog post. So awesome! Meijer gave thanks in a big way this year when it once again surprised an unsuspecting customer in each of its 223 stores by “gifting” them their entire shopping cart filled with Thanksgiving groceries and gifts upon checkout. The Grand Rapids, Mich.-based … [Read more...]

HUGE Blu-ray & DVD Charity Sale #EAA

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“The world has come a long way toward the realization that HIV/AIDS is everybody’s problem. In Los Angeles, no one has worked harder or more effectively than the Entertainment AIDS Alliance to wage this war by providing grants for urgent social services… and by raising awareness in an industry that is uniquely well-positioned to bring this disease to the attention of the world.” – Steve Tisch … [Read more...]

My Friend Teddy, interactive bear review & giveaway

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My Friend Teddy is the bear that really knows you! Teddy is a cuddly, huggable bear that talks, laughs and is designed equally as a personalized plush toy companion and a development tool for preschoolers. Teddy fosters caring, sharing and learning through his personalization feature. Parents bring Teddy to life by downloading the free app to an iOS or Android smart device and customizing child … [Read more...]

Under $5 beauty stocking stuffers

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Looking for fun stocking stuffer ideas? Check out these great deals from VO5 and Zest. VO5’s Hot Oil Treatment: The iconic, once-weekly, one-minute pre-shampoo treatment is ideal for women wanting to add a little TLC to her hair during winter’s dryness and heat-based style tool damage. Formulated with VO5’s 5-vitamin formula, Hot Oil helps to restores moisture and add shine leaving hair looking … [Read more...]