If you are looking for a movie with real heart that will make you appreciate your family, make sure you check out PEOPLE LIKE US this weekend. This is a drama/comedy about family, inspired by true events, starring Chris Pine (“Star Trek”) as Sam, a twenty-something, fast-talking salesman, whose latest deal collapses on the day he learns that his father has suddenly died. Against his wishes, Sam is called home, where he must put his father's estate in order and reconnect with his estranged ...

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One Coupon I will never use

Okay there is a coupon for everything and everything has a coupon. I am a coupon shopper but some things you should just pay full price for or not pay anything at all. In the rush to find true love leads you to this conclusion I would suggest another path. That is unless your name is Julie. If you need a good laugh. Then go ahead and click on this link it will make you thankful for the love you have. You can buy your very own husband for 25% less today.   ...

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Convert your movies

I am so excited. I am watching movies of my kids that were stuck on vhs tapes and our VCR broke a long time ago. This is converter is easy to use and guess what it is so much cheaper than paying someone else to do it for you. I saved hundreds. I now have my wedding on dvd and my kids first years. I can't tell you how much it means to me it is really priceless. I thought this could be a side business for someone since the equipment is so cheap! I have tons of videos and old movies. I had no ...

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Madame Dealsism: Men

hot guys

  The truth is a long time ago it was all about looks. The guy who looked the best got our attention. I know in my 20's it was all about the guy that was hot. I guess my husband was lucky he was hot. He is actually more attractive now that we have been married for over a decade and have three children. I know he subscribes to my emails so hopefully he breaks his no blackberry over the weekend rule and reads this! ...

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Ask a Nurse: 10 Things I learned from my special needs friends


Pamela is an RN, MSN/Ed. Pamela is a mother of 6 amazing children ages 11 to 24. She is a nurse educator and loves to travel overseas to work in medical clinics and teach health-related topics to schools and communities. She has been married to her best friend, Steve, for 29 years. She has many different interests including reading, writing (NOT arithmetic!), baking, teaching, and spending time with her family. She lives in central Pennsylvania with her husband and two youngest daughters. To ...

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Kids Summer Bucket List


Kids Summer Bucket List Each week I bring you a kids craft that is fun, educational, and frugal. Today, June 20th is Summer Solstice, which is the longest day of the year and a perfect time to make goals or "bucket lists" for your summer! Summer Bucket List Materials: Construction Paper String Markers Scissors Clothespins Tape Directions: 1. Create a list with your child of activities they would like to do during their summer vacation. 2. Cut a T-shirt shape out of ...

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Beyond Bedding Helps Madame Deals Give Back to the Community


It seems every few years we update our children's bedrooms.  For me, the most challenging part of the process is choosing bedding and accessories to set the theme of the room.  Beyond Bedding is here to help make that challenge a bit easier.  With a wide selection of crib bedding, toddler bedding and teen bedding, you are sure to find something which suits your tastes, and more particularly, your budget. My tween, Missy, recently moved into her college age sister's old room.  With that move ...

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Pillow Deals:Boyfriend and Girlfriend Snuggle Pillows $20 or $25 Shipped

Here's a fun gag gift! Check out this deal and Save Up to 54% Off Contoured Boyfriend and Girlfriend Snuggle Pillows! These pillows have snuggly arm that emulates the feeling of cuddling a sleeping companion without the snoring and tossing. Choose from the following: $20 for a microbead Girlfriend arm pillow ($29.95 list price) plus shipping ($9.95 value; $39.90 total) $20 for a microbead Boyfriend arm pillow ($34.95 list price) plus shipping ($7.95 value; $42.90 total) $25 for a ...

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Fashion Friday: Branding your business

I love Fashion but I hate paying tons of money to look great. I believe you need two things the knowledge of what looks good on you and the skill to find it for less. I encourage you to get rid of all the items in your closet that you do not wear. They cloud up your options to make really great outfits because you can't see your clothes! If they are in good condition sell the at a consignment store or a place like Plato's closet, or host a clothing swap. Clothing swaps are a blast!   I know ...

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Crafting with Kids: Vacation


Meet Stephanie! She's a 24 year old stay at home Mom, who couldn’t ask for a better blessing than to be home with her daughter!! Their favorite things to do together is working on art projects and they enjoy sharing them with people at Crafting with Bug!! In her free time she enjoys reading and scrapbooking!! Summer vacation can be a stressful time not only for you but for your little ones too! Yes, everyone has a great time but if you are stressed your little one can tell! A great way ...

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