Crafting with Kids: Using Sensory to Maximize Experience

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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!! Check out all of Crafting with Kids article here! Sensory projects are a huge deal in our house. In fact, I try and incorporate some sort of sensory into each project we do. This can ...

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Chutzpah: Lexus luxury or a scam

Chutzpa 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 ...

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Karla’s Korner: Lessons From a Woodpecker….Change is Good

I am proud to introduce a new column to Madame Deals! 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! Lessons From a Woodpecker….Change is Good Recently I decided to take a break and sit outside in my ...

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ASK A Blogger: No Follow or Follow

    To search for all of our  Ask A Blogger articles click here. The question of the hour is when do you mark a post as a "no follow post" The answer is simple if google thinks you are making money on the post then it is a No follow post.  This would include reviews, giveaways, and affiliates links.  If you created a post that you are going to duplicate then mark it as a no follow post. Google does not like posts that have duplicate content so you need to alert their bots that ...

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Chloe Purse $225 off

I decided I would make a huge virtual closet of all the purses I would like to own. I figure this may quench my desire to be a bag lady. It is also cheaper than filling my closet with the real thing.  I love Endless/ The have designer good for a steal this purse is $225 off of retail. Love this Chloe purse. You can check Endless out they have everything a fashion diva wants. Pin this post if your a fashion diva too. ...

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Crafting with Kids: Cheap Craft Supplies

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 cannot believe the difference in weather lately. We can go from 70 degrees to below freezing in just a couple of days…but either way the nice weather we had left me inspired to do ...

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Chutzpah: bullies

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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Karla’s Korner: The Need to Reconnect

I am proud to introduce a new column to Madame Deals! 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! The Need to Reconnect….. Remember back in elementary school when someone would pass you a note that ...

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ASK A Blogger: How to make image click through to a specific URL?

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A fellow blogger asked me a question yesterday that I thought others might run across as well. The question arose from a requirement set forth in the terms for a sponsored post. How do you make an image click through to a specific URL?   1. Add the image into your Post Editor. 2. Look for the Link URL and change it to your desired URL. 3. Click to "Insert into Post." 4. Preview your post and test the link to verify the URL is directing correctly. It's that ...

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Domestic Diva Takes on the dishwasher

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Homemade dish soap I love to find ways to save money. It is so easy to make your own homemade dish soap. Whenever I make something I make sure to place the instructions on the front.  Homemade dish soap Then I place the ingredients on the bottom to make sure I can replicate my mixture again. I grabbed this recipe from The Happy Lil Homemaker. It is just 4 cups of baking soda and 2 cups of borax. Then to insure the residue doesn't stick you place 1/2 cup of vinegar in the rinse area ...

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