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Married, aunt of two, writer at heart, love to travel, cook, and laugh. Sue Lobo

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For Once Spend Nothing on Holiday Gifts & Samples

For Once Spend Nothing on Holiday Gifts & Samples

| December 21, 2011 | 3 Comments

For many, December means spending a lot more money than usual.  We thought it would be nice to share with you some FREE offers we found.
Blockbuster Stores announced that they will be open on Christmas day from 12 p.m. to 10 p.m., and in order to entice people to stop by and rent or buy […]

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VistaPrint Daily Deals & Coupons – Labels to Organize this Holiday Season

VistaPrint Daily Deals & Coupons – Labels to Organize this Holiday Season

| November 5, 2011 | 0 Comments

VistaPrint wants to make this Holiday season a breeze for you, by offering inexpensive gift tags and labels.
If you are ordering your Holiday cards, did you know that with VistaPrint you can print 140 custom labels for just $5.99 and a few click of your mouse? Use our use our VistaPrint Coupons to SAVE $5, $15 or even […]

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VistaPrint Deals & Coupons – Shopping for Holiday Cards

VistaPrint Deals & Coupons – Shopping for Holiday Cards

| November 1, 2011 | 0 Comments

VistaPrint is an online company that saves you time and money when designing your Holiday cards.  It’s hard to believe that today is November 1st. That makes Christmas just 54 days away.  Don’t put off ordering your Holiday cards, when it takes just a few moments with VistaPrint.
VistaPrint offers 4 types of Holiday cards, the one you […]

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Better Candy Choices for Halloween

Better Candy Choices for Halloween

| October 30, 2011 | 1 Comment

Not only is Halloween candy bad for the kids, but it’s difficult for the adults to walk buy those childhood favorite treats as well.  Besides how bad can a miniature Snickers be?  Well it’s not just the calories, the increased sugar will also make you crave more carbs. It’s a vicious cycle.
There are better options […]

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Pumpkin Craft Projects for the Whole Family

Pumpkin Craft Projects for the Whole Family

| October 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you are looking for cute Halloween craft ideas, Michael’s has great projects, but make sure you check online before going to the store.  Most of their projects cannot be found in the store, so check ahead of time to have your supply list ready.  There are over 30 crafts you can make with plastic […]

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Learn About Different Types of Squash

Learn About Different Types of Squash

| October 7, 2011 | 0 Comments

Squash is very versatile, and there are lots to choose from this time of year. We’ll be sharing recipes with you in the coming weeks, but first wanted to review some of the most popular types of squash you will find during the fall.
My favorite, Butternut Squash.  It’s beige in color and is shaped like a […]

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Pumpkin Pecan Pie Recipe

Pumpkin Pecan Pie Recipe

| October 7, 2011 | 1 Comment

Nothing I love more than a Pumpkin Pie in the Fall, but my family likes Pecan Pie as well.  Why not have two of the best desserts in one?
Ingredients:
3 eggs
1 cup canned pumpkin
1 cup sugar
1/4 tsp. ground ginger
1/2 tsp. ground cinnamon
1/8 tsp. ground cloves
1/2 cup light corn syrup
2 tablespoons of melted butter
1 tsp vanilla extract
1 […]

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How to Preserve Fall Leaves

How to Preserve Fall Leaves

| October 6, 2011 | 2 Comments

There is nothing more elegant or simple than decorating your home with colorful leaves.  Use leaves for decorating your table.  You can also easily make swags or wreaths to decorate your doors, stairs or mantels.  Fill a glass jar with leaves for added color to any book shelf or counter.  Get creative and have fun, but first […]

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Carnival Cruise Line’s Pumpkin Soup Recipe

Carnival Cruise Line’s Pumpkin Soup Recipe

| October 5, 2011 | 1 Comment

One of my favorite things on a cruise is the food! The rich and creamy soups they serve are nothing like you will find on dry land. If you have something amazing to eat while onboard remember to ask our waiter for the recipe because many times they will share it. Here is Carnival’s delicious […]

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Fall Clinque Gifts With Purchase at Macys

Fall Clinque Gifts With Purchase at Macys

| October 4, 2011 | 0 Comments

Just in time for fall, we love the gift with purchase offer from Clinique.  It’s yours FREE with any Clinique purchase of $21.50 or more.  It’s a $60 value that’s hard to resist.  You get a 7 day scrub cream, dramatically different moisturizing lotion, an eye shadow compact with 4 colors – in your choice of pinks or nudes, […]

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