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Insects Used as Medicine Around the World


This post brought to you by The Orkin Ecologist. All opinions are 100% mine. As Halloween is approaching, it’s easy to dismiss bugs as a scary and annoying part of life. But did you know that bugs are used as medicine around the world? I came across this challenge to do an educational ecology project […] Read more… Every Little Step – Resource for New Moms


This post brought to you by Walmart. All opinions are 100% mine. Becoming a parent is overwhelming at first. No one tells you how hard it really is. You don’t know what to expect or what is normal when it comes to your first baby. Even grandparents, aunts/uncles, and godparents have a lot to learn […] Read more…

How to Get Discount Sports and Concert Tickets


This post brought to you by ScoreBig. All opinions are 100% mine. Are you a big sports fan or love going to concerts but hate paying box office prices? Check out ScoreBig¬†for discount tickets on a full selection of NFL, NBA, NHL, concert, theater tickets and more. How are they able to offer discount tickets? […] Read more…

How to Avoid PayPal Fees


I came across this post that I wrote 2 years ago, almost to the exact day – 10/11/11! I think you’ll find this info helpful if you use Paypal to make and receive payments. I’ve been using PayPal for both business and personal transactions for years. And I’ve been bitten by the transaction fees. Those […] Read more…

What is Obamacare – 15 Facts You Need to Know


What is Obamacare and why is the government having a shut down over it? Obamacare (aka Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act)¬†is a national health care plan to provide access to affordable health insurance, subsidized by the government. It imposes new regulations on insurance companies, mandates that all Americans must have health insurance or pay […] Read more…

Free Stuff for Kids at Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods

free stuff for kids at trader joes and whole foods

My daughter and I frequent Trader Joe’s every week and Whole Foods once a month for specialty items. All this time, I didn’t know about their kid’s programs until now. Both Trader Joe’s and Whole Foods have a mascot in the store. Trader Joe’s has a stuffed pink owl and I don’t know what Whole […] Read more…