Home Matters Linky Party #97

Welcome to #HomeMattersParty for this week.  It’s a great place to come, share your blog posts, and make new friends. I so love being able to be a co-host for this amazing party, and I hope that you enjoy it, as much as I have in the past! 🙂 Let me know in the comments what you love, what you wish was here, and if you’ve […]

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Create a Photo Book Craft #DIY #Memories 2

Create a Photo Book Craft Who doesn’t love having photos from past events or family vacations that you can enjoy later on?  I always share my photos from trips online, but love to have some that are special sitting around, or even for sharing with family.  I saw this available on a photo sale site and figured, “why not just make my own?”  It was really […]


“When Calls The Heart” Season 3 Collector Set

*I was not financially compensated for this post. I received a sample for review purposes. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* When Calls The Heart – Season 3 Collector Set On DVD – From the Television Series inspired by the writings of Janette Oke I think I have watched every single episode of the When Calls the Heart series.  I absolutely love all of […]

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I Love You Just Because (Book Review)

Thank you FlyByPromotions & Thomas Nelson for partnering with me on this blog post & the great giveaway! I Love You Just Because #FlyBy Book Review I got the “I Love You Just Because” book from FlyByPromotions to read with my family.  I have always loved these types of books when my son was younger.  Even now that he’s a bit too old to read […]


Tips & Tricks – Natural Carpet Cleaner 2

I hope that you’ve been enjoying the “Tips & Tricks” blog posts here at #TigerStrypesBlog. I figured that those of us who had advice (on any topics), or knew things that could help others, it would be beneficial to start sharing those ideas. I hope to contribute many different kinds of “Tips & Tricks“, such as things to do with the internet, social media, home, crafts and many […]

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Caged No More (DVD Review)

Thank you Edify Media, Inc. for partnering with me on this “Caged No More” blog post & the great giveaway! Caged No More – The Movie #CagedNoMore DVD Review I had never heard of the “Caged No More” movie before, but got it in the mail from Elliott at Edify Media, Inc. He wanted us to watch it and blog about our review of it. […]


Things That Bring Back Memories: Bob Seger – Night Moves #MondayMemories

For this “Things That Bring Back Memories” post, I am going to pick something pertaining to the topic of “Music“.  There are so many songs that I can remember from years ago, and since music is a huge part of our family, the memories come streaming back when you hear a certain song. Do you ever have that tune that comes on the radio, and […]

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Home Matters Linky Party #96

Welcome to #HomeMattersParty for this week.  It’s a great place to come, share your blog posts, and make new friends. I so love being able to be a co-host for this amazing party, and I hope that you enjoy it, as much as I have in the past! 🙂 Let me know in the comments what you love, what you wish was here, and if you’ve […]


Things That Bring Back Memories – The Wonder Years #MondayMemories 2

For this week’s “Things That Bring Back Memories” post, I am going to pick something in the topic of “TELEVISION” and go with The Wonder Years.  This was a show that was great for parents and the kids.  It always had some stories that made you think, and gave you things to talk about.  I heard that there was a new one with the boy as the […]

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Home Matters Linky Party #95 2

Welcome to #HomeMattersParty for this week.  It’s a great place to come, share your blog posts, and make new friends. I so love being able to be a co-host for this amazing party, and I hope that you enjoy it, as much as I have in the past! 🙂 Let me know in the comments what you love, what you wish was here, and if you’ve […]


How to Make a Recycled Tire Planter 14

How to Make a Recycled Tire Planter When it was time to get new tires for my truck, I wanted to use the old ones for something around home.  I don’t like paying the recycling fee to the shop to get rid of them, and figured that they would look pretty good in my yard.  There are so many other things that you can do with […]

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All Things Bright and Beautiful (Book Review & Giveaway) 3

Thank you #FlyBy for partnering with me on this blog post & the great giveaway! All Things Bright and Beautiful #AllThingsBrightandBeautiful #FlyBy (Book Review & Giveaway) I received the All Things Bright and Beautiful book from FlyByPromotions and thought it looked adorable. I know that my son is too old for this book, but I always love getting them to review. I get to read a […]


Get The Ball Rolling…Soccer Ball, That Is! 5

*This post was sponsored by USFamilyGuide and British Soccer Camp. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* British Soccer Camp THE NUMBER ONE SOCCER CAMP IN USA AND CANADA!!! I wanted to update this blog post with the info “after the camp.”  My son is a bit too old, but we have a neighbor who has a son that loves soccer and […]

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Have You Heard of the Monkey Mat? 13

Thank you USFamily Guide and Monkey Mat for partnering with me on this blog post & the great giveaway! Have You Heard of the Monkey Mat? Monkey Mat, AS SEEN ON SHARK TANK, allows you to make your space, any place! Originally inspired by an unexpected six-hour layover at the airport (constant cringing while two babies crawled all over dirty floors!), and also by overall […]


Things That Bring Back Memories – Weird Science #MondayMemories 4

For this week’s “Things That Bring Back Memories” post, I am going to pick something in the topic of “MOVIES” and go with Weird Science.  This movie was released in 1985, and was one that a lot of guys really wanted to try at home.  I remember hearing stories from them about wanting that computer program, etc. ha/ha If, for some reason, you are of an age that makes […]

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Factors in Buying a New Condo

*I was financially compensated for this post. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.*Factors to Consider When Buying a New CondoSeattle has so much to offer for singles and couples, families and retirees. It’s a place where condos are the properties of choice — the most affordable properties in the metropolis that still offer plenty of space. If you want to become […]


Tips For Grilling Vegetables Outdoors

*I was financially compensated for this post. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* Grilling Vegetables Outdoors: 5 Tips for Success Few things taste better than food cooked on the grill, and there are a multitude of ways to prepare beef, chicken, pork, and even seafood. However, if you want to try something a little different this summer, consider adding grilled vegetables […]

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Home Matters Linky Party #94

Welcome to #HomeMattersParty for this week.  It’s a great place to come, share your blog posts, and make new friends. I so love being able to be a co-host for this amazing party, and I hope that you enjoy it, as much as I have in the past! 🙂 Let me know in the comments what you love, what you wish was here, and if you’ve […]


The Life We Never Expected (Book Review & Giveaway)

Thank you #FlyBy for partnering with me on this blog post & the great giveaway! The Life We Never Expected (Book Review & Giveaway) #LifeWeNeverExpected #FlyBy I received the The Life We Never Expected book from FlyByPromotions and thought it sounded like a great read.  The subtitle says “Hopeful reflections on the challenges of parenting children with special needs.”  I have so many friends, and have […]

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Things That Bring Back Memories: Neil Diamond – America #MondayMemories 16

For this “Things That Bring Back Memories” post, I am going to pick something pertaining to the topic of “Music“.  There are so many songs that I can remember from years ago, and since music is a huge part of our family, the memories come streaming back when you hear a certain song. Do you ever have that tune that comes on the radio, and […]