I have a confession to make, I used to go a little crazy with the Black Friday sales. Now that I’ve had 10 years experience I think I’ve almost mastered holiday shopping for our family. The hardest part for me every year is not to overshop as I start early, and getting home by 6:30am… Read More Save Time and Money This Holiday Season
As the 4th of July approaches we are preparing for pool parties and get togethers. I headed to the stores tonight to stock up on much needed supplies. Our son is Gluten Free, Casein Free and almost Corn free so running to the store and expecting to see all the items I need in stock… Read More Preparing For a Gluten Free 4th of July
Our school has hot lunch available and the daily option of a processed wholewheat crust free sandwich. My seven year old would really like to have these sandwiches just so he can buy lunch. As I would prefer his lunch to include less additives I went searching for a way to make crust free, sealed… Read More Make Your Own Crust Free Sandwiches
If you are a parent, care giver or teacher with young children you’ve probably wondered what to do with all those broken and small pieces of crayon you have lying around. I stumbled across this great solution from Crayola today. It’s the Crayola Crayon Maker! It turns crayon bits and pieces into new crayons in… Read More How To Recycle Old Crayons
Over the past few years I have been learning a lot about the hormones and chemicals that our bodies are exposed to on a daily basis and have been working on eliminating as many as possible from our household. In April this year the FDA decided to review the effects of Triclosan based on recent… Read More FDA reviews Antibacterial Soap for Hormone Effects
I have recently found myself in the position of needing a lot of padded mailers. Having bought a few of these indivually before I was thinking that 250 or even 500 was going to cost me a lot of money. To my surprise they are not that expensive at all. Both of the companies I’m… Read More Where can I get large quantities of Mailing Envelopes/Padded Bags at a reasonable price?
Here is what was on the EmbeddedArt.com site of Joe Slack the man that flew a plane into the IRS building in Austin TX today February 18th 2010. If you’re reading this, you’re no doubt asking yourself, “Why did this have to happen?” The simple truth is that it is complicated and has been coming… Read More EmbeddedArt.com – Joe Stack
Our daughter has the cutest princess room. The centrepiece of the room is this beautiful toddler canopy bed. Now if you have read some of my other blogs you will know that I like quality things at great prices. This bed is beautiful and to my surprise was just $199.99. Now if you are handy… Read More Where did you get your daughters bed?
If you are getting emails lately from the United Kingdom, Europe or any other country offering a part-time job then please don’t send your details. This is similar to the Nigerian money scam, and they have just started using either people in the UK or people who look like they are there. The scam is… Read More Are those email job offers a scam?