Holiday


Things That Bring Back Memories – Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer #MondayMemories 10

For this week’s “Things That Bring Back Memories” post, I am going to pick something in the topic of “TELEVISION” and go with Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.  This show first came out in 1964 and has changed a bit over time.  Each and every year, though, it’s one that even being in my 40’s, I still have to watch.  The story is wonderful and it’s […]

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Giveaway Hop

Merry Christmas Giveaway Hop #TigerStrypesBlog 32

Thank you Planet Weidknecht & LeahSay’s Views for partnering with me on this blog giveaway hop! Welcome to the Merry Christmas Giveaway HopHosted by Planet Weidknecht and LeahSay’s Views Giveaway Open From December 1-14, 2016 Merry Christmas Giveaway Hop: I can’t believe that it’s already that time of year.  Christmas is just a few weeks away and than the new year will be upon us.  Where […]


Have a Tennessee Christmas with Amy Grant (CD Review) 10

Thank you FlyByPromotions for partnering with me on this Teennessee Christmas blog post & the great giveaway!Have a Tennessee Christmas with Amy Grant#TennesseeChristmas #FlyBy I received the Tennessee Christmas CD by Amy Grant from FlyByPromotions. I always love Amy Grant’s music and anything that goes with the Christmas holiday this time of year is great!  She is one that has continued to make wonderful music, […]

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Mini Pumpkin Turkey Craft #TigerStrypesBlog 8

Mini Pumpkin Turkey Craft With Thanksgiving just a few days away, I thought it would be fun to make something to decorate the table with.  I saw something like this on Pinterest, and thought it would be something fun to make.  Having a chance to use my Cricut Explore is always a great one.  This craft was inexpensive to make (with supplies that I already […]


Things That Bring Back Memories – Planes, Trains & Automobiles #MondayMemories 6

For this week’s “Things That Bring Back Memories” post, I am going to pick something in the topic of “MOVIES” and go with Planes, Trains & Automobiles.  This movie was released in 1987, and had 2 of the best comics of that day…and even to today’s standards.  The movie was a crack-up and one that so many felt familiar with the adventure. The movie is one that […]

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Christmas Love

Great Book for the True Meaning of Christmas 2

Thank you FlyByPromotions for partnering with me on this Christmas Love Letters blog post & the great giveaway! Great Book for the True Meaning of Christmas #FlyBy #ChristmasLoveLetters I received the Christmas Love Letters from God Bible Stories book from FlyByPromotions.  I know that my son is older and really not into sitting down and reading stories together much anymore.  Unless they are about computer […]


CardsDirect Make Greeting Cards Fun! 6

Thank you CardsDirect for partnering with me on this blog post! CardsDirect Make Greeting Cards Fun! #CardsDirect #ad I got an email from CardsDirect about their products and they asked if I would like to share the information with my readers. I was able to use their website and create a set of cards for Christmas to try out and let you all know what […]

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Decorate for Christmas with a Crab Pot! 4

Thank you USFamilyGuide & CrabPotTrees for partnering with me on this Christmas Tree blog post! Decorate for Christmas with a Crab Pot! #USFG #CrabPotTrees UPDATE: I received my Crab Pot Christmas Tree in the mail and couldn’t wait to get the box open.  I couldn’t believe how it fit in the box, and how great it would be for storage after the season.  Fold flat […]


A Great Children’s Story – Where Jesus Slept 2

Thank you FlyByPromotions for partnering with me on this Where Jesus Slept blog post & the great giveaway! The Children’s Story – Where Jesus Slept #WhereJesusSlept #FlyBy The Where Jesus Slept book is adorable. At first, I didn’t realize that it was going on the “House that Jack Built” premise, but quickly got it and thought that it was a great story!! Reading this to […]

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Decorate with a Witch’s Hat Wall Hanging #TigerStrypesBlog 27

Decorate with a Witch’s Hat Wall Hanging I saw this type of craft on Pinterest, and thought it would be something fun to do for my home.  I found almost all of the needed materials at the dollar store, so it’s very inexpensive to make.  You could change it up however you wanted and use it for your home, work, classroom or wherever you want […]


This Candy is UnREAL! #Tryazon #GetUnreal 4

Thank you Tryazon for partnering with me on this UnREAL blog post! This Candy is UnREAL! #Tryazon #GetUnreal #EverythingIsPossible I found out about a party that Tryazon was doing for the UnREAL company with their candy. Hearing about the company and why they are re-creating the candy market made me really interested in the products. I was able to get a great party kit: …and […]

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Child-Friendly Thanksgiving Dishes 2

*This post was sponsored by Hampton Creek. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* Child-Friendly Thanksgiving Dishes Would you like to see children actually eating some dinner at your Thanksgiving gathering? When young children get together in a large group with unfamiliar relatives, they are usually too distracted by different surroundings and people to eat Thanksgiving dinner. Their hunger sets in, and […]


Save $100 on Hawaii Vacations with Pleasant Holidays 1

Thank you #USFG for partnering with me on this Pleasant Holidays blog post & the chance to win a great giveaway! Save $100 on family-friendly Hawaii vacations with Pleasant Holidays – USFG’s new travel partner! I am so excited! I just learned that US Family Guide has partnered with Pleasant Holidays, a leading provider of package vacations. They’re based in the U.S. and have great […]

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photo book

Create a Photo Book Craft #DIY #Memories 23

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 […]


Make a Bandana Flag Wreath #DIY #Craft 42

Make a Bandana Flag Wreath #DIY #Craft With the celebration of Independence Day coming up soon, I always love to feature a craft that goes along with that holiday, like this Bandana Flag Wreath.  I always love anything that are the colors of the flag, or things that make people stop for a minute and give thanks for our freedom and those that fight to keep […]

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upcycled denim

Make Some Upcycled Denim Planters #DIY #Craft 25

Make Some Upcycled Denim Planters #DIY #Craft I have a bunch of old pants laying around, hoping to some day become something else.  I remember years ago, my Mom making my brother a blanket with squares of old jeans, but figured I don’t have the time (or the patience) to do that, so wanted to figure out something a bit easier.  I figured that it would […]


Finally – Dietz & Watson is in Arizona!

*I was not financially compensated for this post. I received a coupon for products for review purposes. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* Finally – Dietz & Watson is in Arizona! I had heard about Dietz & Watson and received a coupon to try them out from my Mom’s Meet group, and was really sad that I wasn’t able to find […]

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What Is Better Than a Cabin Vacation? 2

*I was financially compensated for this post. The opinions are completely my own based on my experience.* What Is Better Than a Cabin Vacation? How about enjoying the lake with boat dock lifts? During the times of hard work and raising families, there are a lot of us that really enjoy time away from the normal. We just got back from a great vacation with […]


Make Some Spring Bunny Suckers #Craft 4

Make Some ” Spring Bunny Suckers “ #Craft #Easter #Bunny It’s amazing that we just finished up with St. Patrick’s Day, and Easter is already here.  Now, if you know me, you know that my family celebrates the Resurrection, and not the bunny.  This holiday in our world has turned into a candy fest and all about the little fluffy guy, even though it’s truly […]


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The Young Messiah – A Child on a Mission

*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.* The Young Messiah – A Child on a Mission #TheYoungMessiah Have you heard about the movie that was just released called “The Young Messiah”? There have been a lot of people talking about it where I live, and I can’t […]