Thursday, February 10, 2011

GIVEAWAY!! Who doesn't love chocolate, huh?????

Chocolate and Valentine's go hand in hand, right? So what better time for a chocolate giveaway?? Head over to A Bowl Full of Lemons and get in on this delicious giveaway from Dove Chocolate Discoveries!

Let me warn you, the chocolate is very graphic and may actually make your mouth water just gazing at it. Yeah, it looks that good! So go enter for the giveaway and good luck to you all!

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Valentine's for Him

What do you have planned for your sweetheart for V-day? Do you go with the traditional romantic celebration or the newly popular unromantic route? I haven't decided yet but the deadline is creeping up on me. I'd like to do something sporty, outdoors and manly this year but it has been SO COLD!! Since I have nothing for now I thought I'd show you what I did last year.

A bouquet with a few of his favs. LaffyTaffy ropes, Slim Jims and some Jack Links. He is usually so difficult to shop for or at least I find it difficult. He is really good at picking out the neatest, most off-the-wall but perfect gifts. For instance: my birthday- thermal laminator, label maker;
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Christmas he got me- small shop vac, tackle box, NetiPot (which I couldn't live without now!!)... seriously, I could go on and on but he always picks THE perfect gift for me. (I know these gifts may sound crazy to some females out there but surely some of you crafties can relate, right?)
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And here I am, DAYS before Valentine's Day without a clue what to do for him this year... :(

Giveaway!! Today is the last day so hurry!

Hey girls! I wanna share a wonderful giveaway with you.

Spunky Junk is hosting a giveaway from Jane Henry! Hats for men, women, boys and girls! Plus, there is a discount code for 15% off your ENTIRE ORDER!!
Better hurry, today is the last day to enter.

Monday, February 7, 2011

Thirty-One Gifts Giveaway over at A Bowl Full of Lemons!!!!

You must check out the giveaway over at A Bowl Full of Lemons today! Last day and you aren't gonna wanna miss this one!

She along with Michelle @ Thirty-One Gifts are giving away an Organizing Utility Tote!!! This is one super versatile bag ppl. I have one in BOHO Patchwork Paisley...and I use it for EVERYTHING! My sister uses one for a diaper bag.

Plus!!!! You get to chose your pattern! How great is that?!? And in case you haven't heard, their spring line is in. You MUST go see it. Here's a link. I want one of everything!!

Now go! Go over to A Bowl Full of Lemons and get you chance to win an Organizing Utility Tote from Thirty-One!!!

Some useful tips from other bloggers!

You may have noticed I went AWOL for a little bit. There's a reason for that. I've mentioned before that we just moved into our first home in November last year. My family is throwing me a housewarming next weekend so I've been frantically trying to get some more unpacking done, put out a few Valentine's decorations so it doesn't seem too bare in here and been cleaning like a mad woman!

Now for some tips and hints... I found so many tips for everything from laundry to restless leg syndrome!

Laundry Secret from Coming Home
Follow this link to see how automatic dishwashing detergent can clear up stains from sweat, baby drool and more!

Help with puppy accidents with tips from
Click here to see how vinagar can neutralize odors and why you shouldn't use ammonia-based cleaners. shows you how to use what you have around the house for natural remedies
Salt for athelete's foot? Tonic water for restless legs? Just follow this link.

Got a really good tip you'd like to share? Leave it in the comments below!I'll be back with a few more tips tomorrow! Now I have got to find some storage ideas for all this STUFF! :)