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Wines From Down Under For Less Than $10

This summer I had the opportunity to try two new wines, one a just released Sauvignon Blanc from Nine Walks and the other a Rosé Sparkling wine from Yellow Tail. Both wines can usually be found for under $10 and easily transition from summer into Fall. Perfect for a casual dinner, the Nine Walks Sauvignon […]

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Groupon: Save 50% on Butterfly Garden

    The popular Insect Lore Butterfly Garden deal is back! Open to anyone, if you have kids or grandkids or need to give a gift you’ll want to pick these up. It’s fun for everyone – and don’t tell the kids they’re learning! For $10, you get a butterfly garden shipped with live caterpillars […]

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Tokbox Enables Video Chat On Various Platforms

A few weeks ago I shared with you a new technology for video chatting online which integrates into different platforms. Recently I was able to use the Tokbox chat interface, called OpenTok, on Facebook. Using the Tokbox API a third party has created an app for Facebook so you can video chat with your friends. […]

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Educational and Fun Apps for Kids

BabyGirl has been playing Rainforest Survival Challenge for awhile. It’s a great app to help kids learn about Rainforest animals as well as the animal food chain. Ruckus Media has a number of Apps for kids, all of them educational in some way. I wish there had been an iPad when BabyGirl was a toddler because […]

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When a Printed Invitation or Announcement is How You Roll

It’s been awhile since I’ve needed printed invitations or announcements, but that doesn’t stop me from looking at all the new designs. You can do so much with them, and they really just take the coolness factor up a notch. At Social Soiree, Storkie created post cards for the attendees so they could send to […]

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Bruegger’s Free Bagel

  I’ve mentioned Bruegger’s before because they were running a special promotion. By me, there is only one location and I’ve stopped in a few times when I’ve been nearby. I like that they’ve got an under 500 calorie menu and feature Skinny breakfast sandwiches. I wish they had that on their Facebook coupon but not […]

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Groupon: Photo Collage From ScrapWalls 50% Off

Isn’t that a cool design? I was perusing Groupon today and came across this deal from Los Angeles. For $15 you can get $30 worth of these pretty nifty digital photo collages. With prices starting at $15 that’s pretty cheap for a unique gift like this. Personally, I think these would make terrific holiday gifts. […]

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Scout By Bungalow Coupon Code Just For You!

image by Short and Hat Because I know you’re tired of hearing me talk about Social Soiree and those super cute swag bags, Scout by Bungalow has offered a 15% discount to anyone who went to Social Soiree, missed it, didn’t get off the wait list, went to BlogHer but didn’t know about, wished they […]

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When Water Just Isn’t Enough

I’m a water drinker. Gave up soda years ago. I rarely drink juice unless I fresh squeeze it myself. I can’t have much caffeine so I don’t drink coffee. But sometimes I just want something more than water. And because I like to fashion myself an athlete (in my own mind) I need to rehydrate […]

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What To Do With Gift Cards To Stores You Don’t Like?

Social Soiree introduced me to the site Plastic Jungle. I knew there was such a thing out there but I wasn’t really sure about it. If you’re like me you have gift cards to stores you don’t really shop at. Or maybe not, because you don’t suck at shopping like I do. Evidently you can […]

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