Get Your Teen Off the Couch and Out to Work!

Hey, Get a Job!: A Teen's Guide for Getting and Keeping a Jobby,Jennie Withers (Pic from Amazon)Book Review By MamaLuvsBooks: Hey, Get a Job! is a great resource book for teens. It's a manual that takes them through the entire process of researching a job, writing a resume, filling out an application, interviewing, and even advice on how to keep their job! There is some great advice in this book, along with practical and useful tips! This book is … [Read more...]

Kristin

Festival Ballet Providence Presents Swan Lake at the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC)

Festival Ballet Providence Presents Swan Lake at the Providence Performing Arts Center coming May 11 and May 12, 2012. We are so excited to see Festival Ballet's performance of Swan Lake. We saw The Nutcracker over the winter and it was fabulous. The show kept our entire family (even two young kids) entertained the entire time. My daughter is especially excited to see what Swan Lake will bring. It is so important to get kids exposed to cultural … [Read more...]

Kristin

Kindle Fire Giveaway from Fiberon! Enter Now!!!

Fiberon is a composite decking, railing, and fencing company giving away an Amazon Kindle Fire!(view details on this) a Rafflecopter giveaway <a href="http://rafl.es/enable-js">You need javascript enabled to see this giveaway</a>. a Fiberon giveaway powered by Rafflecopter<a href="http://rafl.es/enable-js">You need javascript enabled to see this giveaway</a>. … [Read more...]

Kristin

It’s Family Picture Time ~ We’re Headed to JCPenney Once Again!

Family Picture Time at JCPenney Portrait StudioWe get our pictures taken at least once a year. With a 7-year old and 5-year old in the house, they grow-up so fast and you want to cherish every memory and every stage in their development. Once we tried pictures at a very fancy place in town, but when it came time to picking them out for print we could only afford a few shots. It was very frustrating. We decided the next year we needed to find … [Read more...]

Kristin

Fat Is the New 30 ~ Book Review & Giveaway!

Fat Is the New 30: The Sweet Potato Queens' Guide to Coping with (the Crappy Parts of ) Lifeby,Jill Conner Browne (Pic from Amazon)Book Review By MamaLuvsBooks: If you like authors Jen Lancaster and Jill Smokler, then you will love author Jill Conner Browne. She's a tell-it-like-it-is writer who holds nothing back. In this book she writes about survival of things in life that get you down. It may be getting older, gaining weight, your finances, … [Read more...]

Kristin

$10 Amazon GC & Kids’ Book “Tired of Being Different”

$10 Amazon Gift Card & Kids' Book  (Picture from Amazon.com)  Book Review By MamaLuvsBooks: Dicy McCullough does it again!! My kids loved her first two books, "Tired of My Bath" and "Tired of School" and now they love the third book as well, "Tired of Being Different!" "Tired of Being Different" by, Dicy McCullough is a cute story about John Allen who is a little boy that helps take care of his family's puppies and notices that one is just a … [Read more...]

Kristin

Slow Cooker Giveaway!!! Valued at $150 each! 3 Chances to WIN!!!

  WOWZERS! Acadiana's Thrifty Mom has teamed up with American Family and an awesome group of bloggers to bring you this terrific giveaway for 3 slow cookers valued at $150 each! They are 6 quarts each. 3 prizes means 3 times as many chances to win ♥ I can't wait to choose the winners on this giveaway. This awesome givewaway is sponsored by American Family and hosted by Acadiana's Thrifty Mom & Frugality For Less ♥ Just fill out the simple … [Read more...]

Kristin