Healthy Chocolate Giveaway!

Check out my blog for a giveaway of *superfood* chocolate - yum!Ends the day before Thanksgiving, winner announced on Thanksgiving....more

My Handyman

Have I mentioned how much I love going to the hardware store? I know, kind of different... but it's by far my favourite store to go shopping at. I know, again, different. I remember going shopping with my parents at the mall and when they'd split up to go in separate directions I'd love to go with my dad to the hardware store. Just being there brings back a nice "homey" kind of feeling. I could spend hours there just looking around at all the fabulous tools and home decor items....more
Neat! I had no idea they offered classes for kids. I'm going to have to check this out :)more

Sony and Kobo

While the Sony and Kobo e-readers are not among the most popular, I have found a site where owners of these two can download free e-books!The site is Inkmesh.  In addition to Sony and Kobo, they also list free books from Smashwords, Kindle, B&N, and Baen.  Searches can be made by title, author, genre, or e-reader.  They also list books that are not free but that can be helpful when searching for a particular author/title. ...more

Not Too Bad!!

So far this morning, I'm having a pretty lucky day.  I've managed to score free Green Giant vegetables (full-size), free hair color from John Frieda (full-size), and free headlight restorer (sample) from Murphy Racing.  And I haven't been awake that long!...more

Stay Warm :: A Kid's Fingerless Mitten Knitting Pattern

The 'Stay Warm' mittens are perfect hand warmers for kids on cool autumn mornings! Knit these fingerless mitts in an evening, using scraps or a bit of  favorite yarn....more
Go for it!! They are very simple once you get the hang o fthe dpns.. which I never really enjoy LOLmore

Win a Xbox 360 and Gears of War 3

Hi everyone! We're giving away a Xbox 360 and Gears of War 3 (a rated Mature game) on GamingAngels.com here!  It's a great giveaway and perfect for a gift for yourself or others!  <3 Trina FintonCEO/FounderGamingAngels.comFast Company Top Women in Gaming 2010Xbox MVP 09, 10, 11...more

Free and Easy!!

Do you have a Twitter account?  If not, get one now!!  Tweets do not need to be sent to your phone, you can view them as a web page just like Facebook!  And now for the free and easy part:Follow @inkmesh on Twitter.  All they tweet are free e-books!!  When you click on the link in their tweet, it takes you to their webpage.  There you will find the different formats the book is available in, which formats are free, and hyperlinks to take you directly to the seller....more

Can We Afford to Be This Cheap?

Recently, I went shopping for gift sweaters for my son and my father.  After visiting Lord and Taylor, and not finding the correct combinations of colors and sizes, I headed over to Filenes Basement. There, neon colored sale signs led me to discounted merchandise. They served like a steady path of  cookies crumbs left by Hansel and Gretel. ...more

Fun Summer Red, White and Blue Printable Pinwheels That Work

Head over to the Crafty Modern blog to print out and make these super cute -- and working-- pinwheels! Happy 4th of July.Felicity http://craftymodern.com ...more

Free Kindle Books

If you have a Kindle or if you have the Kindle app downloaded onto your PC, iPad, phone, etc., here is a great link to download free books!  And as we know...free is always the best!!http://www.amazon.com/gp/bestsellers/digital-text/154606011#1...more