Parents if you have a teenager in high school, you will quickly realize that it is very expensive for your child to attend all of the school sponsored events throughout the year. Most kids enjoy going to football games, homecoming dances, several other special occasion dances throughout the year, band or other club banquets, senior prom, and graduation. As you can see these expenses can quickly add up, especially, if you factor in the following costs: the cost of the attire, accessories,…Continue
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** It's not a road trip in our family unless it ends with a souvenir bag of puke.
** Thanksgiving without a nap is like Christmas without a Santa.
** You never…Continue
Added by Jennifer Marshall on November 29, 2013 at 11:33am — No Comments
If you have a music lover in your house, you should check out these great Pre-Black Friday deals on the following electronics. Don’t wait until wait to start your Christmas shopping on Black Friday, beat the crowds and check out these great deals. These offers below will end on November 23 and subject to end at any time.
I have included the following reviews and Pre-Black Friday deals:…Continue
Added by Christy Garrett on November 23, 2013 at 9:22pm — No Comments
I haven’t been reading books as quickly as I was a few months ago. I have several books in my pile, that I am slowly reading. I wish I had more time to read but things have been crazy around my house over the last few weeks. The kids will be heading back to school in less than a mouth and I hope that I can get back into my normal routine. I love having…Continue
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BLACK WATER by Rosemary McCracken
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To celebrate children’s authors and illustrators of color, during the twenty-eight days of Black History Month we’ll profile a different artist. Vanguard artists are those who have paved the way for newer authors and illustrators, all others are considered “under the radar.”
You may be surprised to see an author you know defined as “under the…Continue
Added by Kristi Bernard on February 4, 2013 at 9:55am — No Comments
We have a fun week in our STYLE section! I have 3 Gift Guides (Women, Men & Kids) and a Black Friday Printable Check-List for you (available for print on Thanksgiving Day) along with a fun Black Friday Game… details at the end of post!
All of the gift guides include gifts that are…Continue
Added by Angelique Lorence on November 19, 2012 at 9:39am — No Comments
This book review is written in memory of Linda Broughton who passed on to a better world last April. Linda was the heart and love of the Circle H ranch series. She is truly missed not only for her writing ability but also because of the person she was. Learn more about this beautiful woman by clicking on her…Continue
Added by Martha A. Cheves on March 2, 2012 at 7:56pm — No Comments
Burned out from Black Friday? Sick of Cyber Monday? Hard to believe but just in the last few days consumers spent nearly $11 billion on electronics, clothing and other items in preparation for the holidays. Now, I love shopping just as much as…Continue
Added by Portia Mount on November 29, 2011 at 8:15am — No Comments
Are you a marathon shopper? Maybe the one that get to the stores the night before a HUGE sale for the best deals? I've seen some amazing pictures of the deals people have been getting from the Black Friday shopping trips and a part of me (a very SMALL part) wonders what it would be like. continue
Added by MamaTalesBlog on November 25, 2011 at 8:24pm — No Comments
** My ass is sure not a fan of sitting for six or more hours at a time.
** Grocery shopping on the eve of any given holiday is for masochists and crazy people.
** A giant cardboard box is the greatest toy you could give a kid.
** Comic books (ahem, "graphic novels") have completely consumed my husband.
Added by Jennifer Marshall on November 25, 2011 at 12:04pm — No Comments
With all of the stores giving us a sneak peak at their Black Friday ads I thought some tips to survive Black Friday were applicable today.
We’ve all seen them the shopping ninjas that walk into the stores on Black Friday, not looking at anyone or anything. They go straight to the item or items that they need, pay and are out of the store before you can say Black Friday. How do they do…Continue
Added by Kim on November 10, 2011 at 3:45pm — No Comments
If you are a Jack Black fan like me, you will want to read my post today. My blogging friend, Robyn Engel, recounts her memories of him when they were both children. Her memories of him as a small, blonde, shy child leave me hanging on her every word!
Added by Kelley Nettles on June 2, 2011 at 8:09am — No Comments
During the month of February, we at Memorable Children Books & Gifts will be a part of the celebration of Black History Month 2011. So there will be a few posts on Black History and a Free Giveaway on African America Books. To enter visit…Continue
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December 1st in fact. I'm excited about the release of Secrets and Lies. I believe it's a great story and apparently some others do too. I just found out the novel has been picked up by Black Expressions Book Club. I'm so excited. Not only is this a great opportunity for Secrets and Lies to been seen and purchased by more readers, but it'll be available in… Continue
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