A Different Way to Invest in Real Estate

There are many ways to invest your money in real estate, but one way that is often overlooked is with direct source investing. This type of investing consists of like minded people, coming together as a group, and investing their money in areas that are agreed upon by consensus. Shares are purchased in the group, and an annual fee is paid to the group administration for expenses related to managing the group. There are several advantages to join a group {Read More}

American Flags Are A Decorative Symbol of Hope and Freedom

American Flags Are A Decorative Symbol of Hope and Freedom — a positive post The iconic American flag represents independence, freedom, unity, hope and pride. People purchase American flags from many different retailers for a variety of reasons. School teachers see the U.S. flag as a symbol of hope and promise for today’s youth and purchase flags to display on stands or wall-mount poles in their classrooms. Weather-resistant flags are hung from flag poles all across the country by patriotic {Read More}

Aroma 4 Quart Ice Cream Maker #Review

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I received the the below mentioned complimentary product for the purpose of this review.  All opinions expressed are 100% my own.         Have you ever made homemade ice cream?  I will be the first to admit that in my house- We love ice cream but it is filled with so much fat and calories.  When I was growing up, We always bought ice milk.  It had much less fat and was just better for you. The only {Read More}

#InterstellarCountdown Paramount Motion Pictures @Interstellar in IMAX November 5 & Everywhere November 7th #Ad


This blog post is part of a paid SocialMoms and Paramount Pictures blogging program. The opinions and ideas expressed here are my own.        I learned a very valuable lesson in that whenever I watch a movie trailer to never have my kids looking over my shoulder. They cannot stop talking about going to see this movie as they are such fans and I have to admit my husband and I are also. I do not know how {Read More}

PlaSmart PlasmaCar #Review


I received the below mentioned complimentary product for the purpose of this review.  All opinions are 100% my own.        What is your child’s favorite toy to play with?  The toy this is all the envy of their friends?  In my house, the favorite toy is anything that moves and gets them out of the house.  Gets them out of the house you ask?  Even kids cars and bikes can increase activity and get my kids so very {Read More}

Sweet Baby Sweepstakes-11/11


Sweet Baby Bath Hammock Giveaway! Sponsored by: Baby’s Journey Hosted by:  Savory Savings & Gloriously Green Gal Co-hosted by: Fields of Flavor Days are busier than ever and we are out and about traveling with our tiny babies sooner than ever but when staying over somewhere, it can be hard to figure out an easy and safe way to give baby a bath.  But why not use the same thing you use at home?  If you are like Krista over at Savory {Read More}

#BBNshops Fall #Cat Lovers Gift Guide #Ad

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Boombox Network . This post contains affiliate links.  All opinions are 100% my own.        How do you start your shopping?  Do you make a list?  Do you just wing it? Or do you use a Gift Guide to help you in your search?  I , personally, have changed my practice on how I shop many times through the years.  In my early years, I would just {Read More}

ECBC Messenger Bag and Tablet Sleeve Sweepstakes-11/10


ECBC Messenger Bag & Tablet Sleeve Giveaway! Sponsored by: ECBC Hosted by:  Savory Savings & Gloriously Green Gal Co-hosted by: David’s DIY & Finger Click Saver When you are out and about and need to take things with you, nothing is worse than having an ugly or worse, unsable bag with you.  What able taking your iPad or other tablet somewhere?  For Krista over at Savory Savings, that can be a nightmare, but now she has a sleek new messenger bag {Read More}

#Pittsburgh 2014 Phantom Fright Nights @Kennywood

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I received complimentary tickets to this event to facilitate this post.  All opinions are 100% my own.        I would like to thank mt PR friend at Kennywood for supplying me with the tickets for this event and Kennywood for once again putting on a wonderful display that never seems to disappoint!          Kennywood holds a very special place in heart and always will as anyone who knows me- Knows the story already but I {Read More}

Prepare Healthy Food In Minutes With A Trusty Blender

You may not necessarily associate technological progress with healthier cuisine. You might be nostalgic for a more rustic era of cookery, or imagine mealtimes before processed and convenience foods—wrapped in eye-catching packages—filled the aisles of the latest supermarket. Obviously we can’t turn back the clock, but there is a simple way of reconnecting with wholesome eating; ironically, by making the best practical use of mod cons—simply put, a blender is a great buy especially if you want to prepare healthy {Read More}

Thermoworks ChefAlarm Sweepstakes-11/8


Hosted by: Queen of Savings, Michigan Savings & More, Green Grandma, 7 Kids & Us & Mom Loves 2 Read Sponsor: Thermoworks Splash-proof design for commercial kitchens Uses Pro-Series® temperature probes Includes Pro-Series High Temp Cooking Probe with cable to 700°F max temp Adjustable high and low alarms Always-on Min & Max temperatures Adjustable volume to 92dB (4 settings) Includes count-down and count-up timer Really big digits and a backlight! Available in 9 colors Prize: Thermoworks ChefAlarm RV $59 See {Read More}

Lugz Women’s Sophia Boots Sweepstakes-11/8


Hosted by: Queen of Savings, Green Grandma, Michigan Savings & More, The Minister’s Wife Stamps & Saves, 7 Kids & Us, Mom Loves 2 Read Sponsor: Lugz Prize: Lugz Women’s Sophia Boots Winner’s Choice of Color RV $69.99 See Queen of Savings’ full review here. Dates: 10/25-11/8 Open to: US Residents 18+ Enter to win using the widget below. Good luck!   Entry-Form   Disclosure: We are not associated with any of the companies named above. No purchase is necessary {Read More}