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It's A Case Of #TheMissingMoney

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The Missing Money by Okeoma Moronu Schreiner About The Book: A beautifully illustrated children's book about an imaginative little boy's first encounter with the banking system! The Missing Money follows Kai on his adventure to deposit his newly earned money. While on his journey a seemingly scary ATM monster "eats" all of his money! Kai struggles to understand where his money has gone and just before attempting to break his money out, his mother sits him down to explain this confusing turn of events and helps put his mind at ease. Get your copy now and your kids will enjoy the colorful illustrations in this wonderful story while learning the basics of money.
About The Author: Okeoma Moronu Schreiner is a mother of two, a personal finance nerd, and a corporate finance attorney. She loves helping parents and children grow interest in their money!
Buy The Missing Money on Amazon Now!
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#BTSwithOfficeDepot #BackToSchool2019

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Monday, July 22nd at 12:00 AM PT to Friday, August 2nd at 11:59 PM PT. Ten (10) winners will receive a $50 gift card from Office Depot &Office Max. Users enter the giveaway by heading to the Office Depot & Office Max page on Savings.com and submitting their email address on the form at the top of the page. The winners will be chosen through a lottery drawing and notified on Monday (8/5) via the email address they used to enter.
Disclaimer: I received one or more of the products or services mentioned above for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255: "Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.

Conquer The Laundry Mountain This Summer & #BackToSchool2019

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Get those Summer stains out! And get help this upcoming School Year! Dryel uses a patented process to clean your dry clean only and special care clothes. The heat of your dryer activates the cleaning solution in the Dryer Activated cleaning cloth to release a steam that removes body soils and odors from the clothes. The Fabric Protection Bag maintains the optimal balance of cleaning agents and heat, allowing the steam to work thoroughly through the clothes, and then slowly vents the vapors out of the bag and dryer. Dryel Booster Spray includes extra cleaning agents to remove stains, and add freshness to heavily soiled areas prior to putting the garments through the in-dryer system. The original form of Biz! Add Biz Powder to every load to boost the cleaning power of your detergent and eliminate tough stains. Pre-Soak: Dissolve 1/2 cup Biz in a gallon of warm water and soak garments 1-4 hours. Pre-Treat: Wet the stained area, make a paste with Biz Powder and warm water. Spread paste over…

Gift Ideas For Your Blind Loved Ones

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Searching for a good gift for the blind or visually impaired can be very rewarding if you know where to look. These options barely scratch the surface of the rich variety of blind-friendly items available, but they are a good place to start. CardsA greeting card is a staple addition to any gift, whether it be money or something more substantial. There is no reason that anyone should have to miss out just because they can't see. Fortunately, there are braille birthday cards on the market, providing a joyful way to solve the problem. You can customize the message and there are plenty of stock options to choose from. Raised designs with braille captions do away with the need for interpretation. Stock up, these are good for any occasion. JewelryJewelry is a classic and beloved gift item, no matter who you are giving it to. It is not necessary, but there are tailored jewelry options for the blind that include braille designs and messages. This modification will add a touch of thoughtfuln…

#OnThisDay In 2011

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I was looking back at some old posts, and it is sort of fun to do that! It was 2011, and I was talking about A Touch Of Sun (do they still sell that?), some book recommendations, yummy Garden of Eatin' snacks, and a ProBar discount that was especially for my readers. I think I like this looking back on old posts thing! Hee hee.

Disclaimer: I received one or more of the products or services mentioned above for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255: "Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.

Tips For Choosing The Right Daycare

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Choosing the right daycare for your child can seem daunting. You are trusting other people to take the best care possible of your little one, so it is of the utmost importance that you find somewhere that you are comfortable with. It can be challenging to know what questions to ask and what to look for during your search, so here are a few things to get you started.  CleanlinessYou should be able to see if a daycare is clean during your tour. Most places require everyone to put on shoe covers to enter the infant room so that they do not track in dirt. You can also ask how often they clean the toys and what they do if a student drops his pacifier. You can expect there to be a normal amount of mess while toddlers are playing, but the daycare should overall be safe and clean.  Student to Teacher RatioYou will likely find that there is a state law regarding student teacher ratio of child care centers near me Tampa FL depending on the age of the children in the classroom. Most daycares stick…

Caught In The Middle – Caring For Adults

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In 2015, 13.5% of Americans provided care for an elderly relative, many of them doing so while also caring for one or more children. This makes them part of the sandwich generation, and the burdens can be tremendous. If you find yourself in this position, there are actions you can take to lighten your load. Get HelpSolicit other family members to visit, freeing you up for a few hours at a time. Cutting down on errands can make the weeks less chaotic, so where possible outsource mundane time-consuming tasks. Order groceries and household goods online for delivery or quick pick up.  Have a restaurant delivery service like DoorDash help you put dinner on the table after a hectic day. Send the laundry out and bring a house cleaner in. Many public transit systems offer special services for the disabled and elderly, handy for occasional rides to doctor and dentist appointments. Become a Care GiverYou are primarily a daughter and think of them as Mom and Dad, but you may want to consider estab…

MadeGood Foods & Mabel's Labels #BackToSchool2019

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Are you always looking for a healthy treat for your children...and yourself? Look no further. MadeGood has a variety of healthy treat and snack choices to meet your family’s discerning taste. Choose from granola minis, granola bars, cereal, crispy squares, and chocolate chips for baking or snacking. Starting with the all-natural ingredients they use, from dried fruits and whole grains, MadeGood selects ingredients to make tasty, healthy treats. MadeGood products are made in a facility free from the most common allergens; peanuts, tree nuts, soy, dairy, eggs, fish, shellfish, gluten, and sesame. The products contain hidden vegetables with the nutrients of one full serving of vegetables from six different sources. They source their ingredients to adhere to industry standards for non-GMO, organic, vegan, and gluten-free products in order to ensure the highest quality of ingredients for healthy treats. You can rest assured that MadeGood products are an allergy friendly, healthy treat…

#MacysBFinJuly Sale

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Disclaimer: I received one or more of the products or services mentioned above for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255: "Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.

$2,000 #MacysBFinJuly Giveaway

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Monday, July 8th at 12:00 AM PT to Sunday, July 14th at 11:59 PM PT. Forty Five (45) winners will receive a gift card to Macy’s: Ten (10) winners will receive a $100.00 gift card to Macy’s. Five (5) winners will receive a $50.00 gift card to Macy’s. Thirty (30) winners will receive a $25.00 gift card to Macy’s. Users enter the giveaway by heading to the Macy's page on Savings.com and submitting their email address on the form at the top of the page. The winners will be chosen through a lottery drawing and notified on Monday (7/15) via the email address they used to enter. Disclaimer: I received one or more of the products or services mentioned above for free in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe will be good for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255: "Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertisi…

oNecklace

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oNecklace is an international jewelry manufacturer, that deals exclusively with customized name necklaces. Inspired by the concept of personalized nameplate pendants, oNecklace opened their doors to the world in 2012 and have been creating beautiful and fashionable customized jewelry. They have a delightful range of products, designed by a skillful team of technicians who incorporate a blend of individual style along with sentimental charm. The products are some of the most stunning and contemporary pieces of jewelry that you will come across in the market. They have necklace categories such as name necklaces, monogram choker necklaces, and brushed pendants just to mention a few. Choose between plated or pure sterling silver and pure gold or gold plated chain necklaces to adorn the name of your choice. All the wonderful creations crafted in their confines could not have been possible if it were not for their state of the art factory. This is where the process of turning names and init…

Little - Coming Soon On DVD And BluRay

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The big boss gets a small dose of karma in Little, an inventive new twist on the body swap comedy. The film arrived on Digital and the all-new digital movie app Movies Everywhere on June 25th, 2019 and on Blu-Ray, DVD, and On Demand July 9th, 2019 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Hailed by critics as “big fun”, Little shines a bright light on the incredible talent of the three female leads and shows the true meaning of Black Girl Magic. This light-hearted, comedic, and heartwarming film comes packed with lively exclusive bonus features including a gag reel, behind-the-scenes featurettes, a hilarious “mockumentary” featuring Regina Hall and a special Assistant Survival Guide presented by Issa Rae.
Little is an irreverent new comedy about the price of success, the power of sisterhood, and having a second chance to grow up - and glow up - right. Regina Hall and Marsai Martin both star as Jordan Sanders - Hall as the take-no-prisoners tech mogul adult version of Jordan and Marti…

Happy 4th Of July

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WannaRub Spice Blend

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WannaRub was founded in 2018 by Eric Strohl, a decorated Navy veteran who served as an Aircrewman and Rescue Swimmer in the Persian Gulf during Operation Desert Storm and in Somalia during Operation Restore Hope. WannaRub is a spice blend. Sweet and smoky flavor with a little heat. Use as a dry rub or seasoning for beef, chicken, pork, and fish or any side dish as a seasoning. Low in sodium, gluten free, no additives, preservatives, MSG or GMO’s. Check out the recipes here - not only can you put it on all your meats, but add it as a topping on pastas, or use it in dips and sauces. What about baked on crackers? Bloody Mary anyone? The possibilities are endless. And we love it not only for the flavor, because it has literally replaced our go to spice that I used on everything, but because it is supporting a fellow military veteran!
Check it all out at WannaRub on Facebook, as well a WannaRub on Twitter. Disclaimer: I received one or more of the products or services mentioned above for fre…

Dumbo Now On DVD

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From Disney and visionary director Tim Burton, the all-new grand live-action adventure Dumbo expands on the beloved classic story where differences are celebrated, family is cherished and dreams take flight. Circus owner Max Medici (Danny DeVito) enlists former star Holt Farrier (Colin Farrell) and his children Milly (Nico Parker) and Joe (Finley Hobbins) to care for a newborn elephant whose oversized ears make him a laughingstock in an already struggling circus. But when they discover that Dumbo can fly, the circus makes an incredible comeback, attracting persuasive entrepreneur V.A. Vandevere (Michael Keaton), who recruits the peculiar pachyderm for his newest, larger-than-life entertainment venture, Dreamland. Dumbo soars to new heights alongside a charming and spectacular aerial artist, Colette Marchant (Eva Green), until Holt learns that beneath its shiny veneer, Dreamland is full of dark secrets. 
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