Crafting with Kids: I’m Bored

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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!! “I’m Bored!!!” Is the last thing you want to hear out of your child’s mouth right?? Thankfully, I have yet to hear that considering my daughter is only 2 ½ but, I know my time is ...

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What Mr. Madame Deals is Doing while I am at Blissdom

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I am going to Blissdom! I am so excited. I have packed my blogger bag. I have made my Blissdom budget. I have put together my Blissdom thank you post to my sponsors. I have organized everything I can. I am now making the list of what Mr. Madame Deals will need to do while I am away. I want to thank my husband for taking two days vacation to be the stay at home parent while I am the work out of the house parent. He is very excited to try to do what I do. You know manage the houses and the kids ...

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Chutzpah: Just Jumping to conclusions

ChutzpaChutzpah. This is a word that is used often by myself because sometimes I just can’t believe what people do. I mean really! I thought it would be fun to share our Chutzpah moments. The only rules are no names of stores, people, or events. You may also not use inappropriate language. Leave a comment listing your favorite Chutzpah moment! I mean laughter is the best medicine. chutzpah Or khutspe. Nerve, extreme arrogance, brazen presumption. In English, chutzpah often connotes courage or ...

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Those People

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    This year I am making an effort to not be one of "those people." You know the people that point their finger at you and offer unwanted advice. I am learning to worry about myself and let what I think take the lead over others. I am learning to judge others less and help them more. I am working on becoming a better person. I am actively seeking opportunities to help others. I am looking for resolutions to problems instead of complaining. I am not offering advice unless asked and I am ...

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Are You Lost in a Sea Of Bookmarks?

As I surf the internet, I tend to bookmark anything and everything which interests me. After years of doing this, I have over 1,000 bookmarks, all in a jumbled list which I have never found the time to organize.  This week I am going to organize my bookmarks.  This is possible because I discovered clipix. Clipix.com is a new and useful tool which will help me organize my life online. We all see so many things online each day but who has the time to really check these things out. With clipix, ...

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Karla’s Korner: Something for Nothing…

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      I think we all need a touch point a place we can go to be inspired. Karla is my children’s teacher, a good friend, and a person with a heart of gold. I hope that her words will inspire you to do more. We are only as good as the people we surround ourselves with. It is important to listen with your heart and proceed with your eyes open. Enjoy! Something for Nothing… Have you ever heard the saying “they want something for nothing”? I have, and in today’s economy quite a few folks are ...

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ASK A Blogger: Where is your Blog Button?

  Where is your blog button? Why isn't it on your front page. The reason is simple you are on my site why do you need my button? The truth is my reader whom my site is created for does not have a need for my button. I mean what are they going to do with it? They do not need it so it isn't there. Your site is for your reader. If one of my readers wants my button they can ask for it. If they really want it I have to wonder why? I run my site by selling ads on my sidebar. I am not a ...

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Ask an Accountant

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This column is brought to us by Sharon from Mom on a Dealz. Madame Deals Inc. uses her husband as our business and personal accountant and gives him 5 stars. He is available for questions and was a pleasure to work with! It’s tax time! My “Ask An Accountant” series should help with many questions that may arise. Remember, if you have a tax question, email my husband who is an experienced accountant at cjwtaxpro@gmail.com. Question: What can I do if I am still waiting on a 1099 and have ...

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Crafting with Kids: Stick to Something Your Little One Already Knows

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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!! Stick to Something Your Little One Already Knows…. Sometimes you just need to switch things up and other times ‘old reliable’ is a great thing!!! Allowing your little one to do art ...

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Chutzpah: Mommy Blogger

Chutzpah. This is a word that is used often by myself because sometimes I just can’t believe what people do. I mean really! I thought it would be fun to share our Chutzpah moments. The only rules are no names of stores, people, or events. You may also not use inappropriate language. Leave a comment listing your favorite Chutzpah moment! I mean laughter is the best medicine. chutzpah Or khutspe. Nerve, extreme arrogance, brazen presumption. In English, chutzpah often connotes courage or ...

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