Mountain Monster Party


Our girls have always been interested in silly things like Bigfoot aka. pink foot.  I mean I did April fools them when a big ol’ foot print in our yard and did a post about exotic Sasquatch Jerky.  So it was no surprise to anyone when we discovered a new show called Mountain Monsters.  This show follows a… 

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Choosing Health A Care Plan

Choosing a Health care Plan

This is a sponsored post.  My opinions regarding choosing a health care plan are my own. I count my blessings every day that my husband has a job which helps us with health insurance.  Even with that help we pay over $600 a month and we have been shopping to see if it would be… 

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Keep in Touch with Unlimited Talk Text and Data #Thankful4Savings #CollectiveBias #ad

unlimited talk text and data

 This shop has been compensated by #CollectiveBias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions, including those about the unlimited talk text and data are mine alone. Right now we are working to get our oldest to college. Two things that are always on my mind how much it is going to cost us and how can… 

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Veteran’s Day 2014: A Tribute to My Father

Marine Corp Sgt. Stanley E. Collins

Our US Military has always held a special place in my heart, specially our soldiers.  Many in our family have proudly served for generations in all branches of the military for years.  On Veteran’s Day I tend to reminisce more, I think it is most special to me because my father served in the Marine… 

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Reading to Your Preschooler

Reading with your Preschooler

Is your child starting preschool this year? If so, your child is on an exciting path filled with learning and growing. Your preschooler will learn important skills that will serve as a foundation for their educational career. One of these skills has to do with reading. Your preschooler will receive instruction on the basics of… 

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Hiking Trails: National Wildlife’s 2014 Fall Hike & Seek™ Schedule

Hiking Trails

Growing up I was always enjoying the great outdoors. On the weekends you could almost guarantee if we weren’t at home we were fishing at Walker River, Camping at the Reservoir or Swimming at Walker Lake. We knew that adventurous spirit was just built into us on the day my little brother and I took… 

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Protect Your Family

Protect your family with lifelock

Disclosure: LifeLock has chosen me to be a brand ambassador for their services and review their product offerings. Opinions are absolutely my own. I don’t talk about it much, but I think about the safety of my family often. We have six little people depending on us to keep them safe all while preparing them… 

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Chaos and Summer Fun go Hand-in-Hand #PGeverday #sponsored


I was reading an article on P& about the End-of-School Madness and started to think how I never really minded the End-of-School rush that much, I would always get excited for summer vacations, I loved having all my kiddos home and they way life slow down.  Oh boy has that changed.  Last year our summers… 

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