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Dark Before Dawn

I received a complimentary copy of this book.  All opinions are my own. For the past two years I have been enjoying the Archangel Prophecies trilogy. (Dark Hope Review, Dark Rising Review).  I love the writing style of author Monica McGurk.  The descriptions and story lines flow well and keep me interested well past my bedtime…. Read More »

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First Week College Essentials

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BTSwithHP #CollectiveBiasThe end of this month I will have a college student headed out of town to attend school.  I have never experienced this before, so I am feeling a little overwhelmed.  What will she need while she… Read More »

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Free Printable Calendars

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyGo2Pen #CollectiveBiasSchool has begun in these parts, so our house has been in a whirlwind of organization.  I have 4 kids in 4 different schools this year.  One is headed off to college, the next is a high school… Read More »

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How to Pay for College

We are in the midst of preparing my oldest daughter to start college this Fall.  We knew this day was coming, but it has come much faster than I had anticipated.  We have been able to save a little bit to help her toward her college expenses, but with the price of higher education these… Read More »

Beaded Christmas tree ornament tutorial. An easy fun project to do while watching Christmas movies

Easy Beaded Christmas Tree Ornament Tutorial

  Last week I had a Christmas party to attend where we were going to have an ornament exchange.  I always love to make my own ornaments to make them unique and memorable.  This beaded Christmas tree turned out so elegant,  I love it.  Beading always takes more time than I think it will, but… Read More »