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Married, mom to two busy kids, biology major turned internet marketer, workaholic, trying to slow down long enough to enjoy life! Tina Becci

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TOMS Shoes for Kids

TOMS Shoes for Kids

| June 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

TOMS Shoes for Kids is the perfect compromise for kids and parents alike. As parents we have the constant struggle of not only our kids outgrowing their shoes quickly by getting their shoes dirty. We want to find not only a good value but a shoe that the kids want to wear. TOMS has been voted MVP […]

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E. coli Outbreak in Europe

E. coli Outbreak in Europe

| June 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

Countries like Spain have experienced an outbreak of enterohemorrhagic E.coli bacteria on fresh fruit and vegetables. The bacteria also known as EHEC, is thought to have killed 18 people and left hundreds sick across Europe.  It was initially thought to have affected cucumbers, lettuce and tomatoes imported from Spain, but since then it seems they […]

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Macys Gift with Purchase deals

Macys Gift with Purchase deals

| June 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

Starting June 7th, Estee Lauder has a new gift with purchase offer at Macys.  With any $34 purchase you receive a batik-inspired beach bag, perfect for a summer day.  The gift offer includes two full sized lipsticks, Double wear mascara, Perfectly clean foaming cleanser and make up remover.  The best value in my opinion is […]

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Kids and Facebook

Kids and Facebook

| June 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

Consumer Reports recently cited that over 7.5 million of its users are younger than the minimum age of 13 which is required to be on Facebook. Of that number they say 5 million users are under the age of ten which is a very scary statistic. We monitor every thing that our kids do while […]

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Parents magazine cover photo contest

Parents magazine cover photo contest

| June 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

ENTER NOW: Parents Magazine cover contest ends in June! 10 winners will receive an all-expenses paid trip to NYC for a professional photo shoot. One kid will grace the Parents Magazine cover! Upload photos of your child by June 25, 2011. 10 winners will receive an all-expenses-paid trip to New York City to be photographed […]

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Shopping for a father’s day gift?

Shopping for a father’s day gift?

| June 3, 2011 | 0 Comments

Shopping for a father’s day gift? Hugo Boss, Marc Jacobs, Nautica and others currently have “Gifts with purchase” offers at Macys. Please note that most of these offers are available exclusively online, so you won’t find them at the stores. This means you need to order soon to have them in time for father’s day.
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Tips for Getting Through Airport Security

Tips for Getting Through Airport Security

| June 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

School is almost over and the summer travel season is about to take off! Here are a few tips to get you through airport security. There are security lines in almost all airports in the world these days.  If you want to get through those lines like the frequent flyers do, there are a few […]

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Less Radiation with a Headset

Less Radiation with a Headset

| June 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

A few days ago we reported on how the World Health Organization listed cell phones on the list of “carcinogenic hazards”. The Radiation from cell phones may cause cancer. Since the release of Twitter and Facebook less and less people use the phone to call each other. Instead, we all send each other Text messages […]

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Cantina Laredo free brownie

Cantina Laredo free brownie

| June 2, 2011 | 1 Comment

Today is my birthday and I am going to go collect my free mexican brownie from Cantina Laredo. You can join the Cantina Laredo eclub online and you too can get a brownie! Just for signing up Cantina Laredo will send you a coupon for a free Guacamole which costs $10 at the restaurant. My […]

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New Food Pyramid

New Food Pyramid

| June 2, 2011 | 0 Comments

After years of waiting a new food pyramid has finally been created! First Lady Michelle Obama, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Surgeon General Regina Benjamin will unveil a new food icon that will serve as a reminder to help consumers make healthier food choices. The new food icon will be part of a comprehensive nutrition […]

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