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Hurry, Hurry, Hurry

Shelley's Swag is giving away one (1) copy of Gooseberry Patch's "Farmers Market Favorites"
This giveaway ends July 10th at 11:59p.m. Open to U.S. residents only.

Getting To Know You!!

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Kisma from `Sounds Like Life To Me` posted a getting to know you meme today.
I like the sounds of it so I decided I would join in.
Be sure to visit MannLand5 for links to more participants.

The questions..

1. While at the beach, pool, etc..Do you cover up your assets or show them off?
Cover up..in a one piece granny suit
2. Road trips or Plane trips?
Although I have never been on a jet, I have been on a 4 seater plane & LOVED it.
3. I can't stand it when...?
my computer goes on the fritz and quits working
4. Have you ever gone topless at the beach?
not at the beach, but I have gone skinny-dipping at a lake
(this would be years ago)
5. How many blog carnivals do you do a week?
I really don't know much about blog carnivals.
6. My favorite thing about the weekend is...?
My hubby is home!!
7. Pancakes or waffles?
lately it's been waffles
8. Water Park or Amusement Park?
Water Park on a nice hot day!

Menu Plan Monday

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I am so glad my Mom taught me about menu planning and grocery lists.
I remember my mom scheduling her grocery trips so she could hit 3 grocery stores in one day.
Actually I thought it was a waste of time and gas, but she swore she saved money.
Well I guess I follow in here footsteps a bit, as I go to two stores.
Anyhoo, here is a list of what we are eating this week.
For more participants, tips and ideas please visit I'm an Organizing Junkie.

Monday: Zesty Sausage and Rice
Tuesday: Beef and Lima Bean Dinner
Wednesday: Kielbasa Skillet Stew
Thursday: American Country Fare
Friday: Top-of-the-stove beans with Italian sausage

What Are You Eating This Week?

National Eye Institute

How well do you know your eyes? your child's eyes? your dog or cat's eyes?
Did you know reading in dim light may make your eyes feel tired, but it's not harmful to your eyes?
Tropical fish have more color vision cells than humans do.
The National Eye Institute has issued a FREE down-loadable eye facts chart.
You may get your FREE eye facts chart by visiting the National Eye Institute. 

Disclaimer: I was not compensated in any way from National Eye Institute for passing along this information.

Gourmet Burger Recipes From Kids

How is your summer going? Backyard cookouts, summer reading programs, thinking about school?
What about some fun family times? How about some tips to help keep your kids safe?
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers has issued a FREE e-book which includes hamburger recipes from kids across the country and back-to-school safety tips from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
Be sure to get yours today at Red Robin Kids Cookbook

Disclaimer: I was not compensated in any way from Red Robin Gourmet Burgers for passing along this information.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY Blog Event

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Jennifer at Giveaways and More is hosting a Birthday Event for her and her husbands July birthdays.
This giveaway will run through the whole month of July, with some awesome sponsors.
You'll not want to miss this event so mark it on your calendars now, so you don't forget.

Crafty Kids Bookmark Templates

Are your kids bored? Have they run out of things to do?
What about those rainy days, then what?
Are they participating in a summer reading program?
Encourage your children to read and craft with these colorful, blank, heavy duty, die-cut ,paper bookmarks.

Send: $1.50 for 5 bookmarks OR $2.50 for 10 AND a long addressed envelope.
No stamp is needed on the return envelope.
Ask For: Create Your Own Bookmarks
Mail to: Bookmarks
c/0 Arlene Ballard
806 McIntosh Road
Albany, GA 31701-1561

Disclaimer: I was not compensated in any way for passing this information along.

CSN $50 Gift Certificate Giveaway!

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  This Giveaway Has Ended

                 CSN has over 200 online stores, with many different items to choose from. They have armoires, led lighting and atomic clocks, just to name a few. I have seen CSN Stores mentioned on many blogs, in fact I have entered a giveaway of  Paula Deen Cookware. There is something for everyone!

                                                                Planters


                                                   Bathroom Vanities


                                                        Pet Bedding

Thanks goes to Eileen, from CSN Stores, for offering one (1) of my readers a $50 gift certificate code to use at any of the over 200+ online stores.

MANDATORY: Visit CSN Stores and tell me something you learned (1 entry)

Extra Entry:
Blog about this giveaway and leave me a link to that post (3 entries)
Tell me how you learned about this giveaway. (2 entries)

***Giveaway ends on June 18, 2010. The giveaway is open to both US and Canadian residents (ONLY) as…