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Giving back to Your Community #12WeeksGiving MommaDJane.com and HappilyBlended.com

I am so excited to be taking part in the 12 Weeks of Giving series with MommaDJane, this is her fourth year hosting this series. There are only 12 weeks left of the year, it’s time to get into that giving spirit, our plan is to share ways each of us give back to our community with little to no cost involved.   I have watched Dwan do this series, every year, with amazement, giving back in any small way I can is so important to me. I have been talking a lot this year about how I need to […]

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Ever Wonder How To Get Refund from Website Auto Pay Setup?

Anyone who has ever signed up for a website online using PayPal or a credit card has been in this position before at least once; when you want to cancel that auto payment setup that is automatic whenever you sign up for most websites online. That fine print is important to read, I have learned the hard way many years ago to read that fine print, especially if you are putting your PayPal or credit card information into a website.  It can be extremely difficult or confusing to try to opt out of this auto payment structure should you decide […]

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Bloggers Unite To Giveaway $135 PayPal Cash

A few of us blogger friends have united to host a giveaway just in time for Christmas. Enter below using the Rafflecopter form for your chance to win $135 via PayPal. This is cash, no strings attached, money just in time for the holidays. Image courtesy of scottchan / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Using the Rafflecopter form below is easy, use name/email to log in or Facebook for login. Rafflecopter will not use your email or access for anything other than giving me a way to contact you should you be the randomly chosen winner! Winner will have 48 hours to claim prize […]

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Ever Have One Of those Days?

I have been having one of those months, it seems every time I turn around something hasn’t been sent to me that should have, the kids need me and meanwhile I am on the verge of a total breakdown. I could bang my head against a wall, something I often say I just may do if the kids don’t settle down. I always say it with a smile, so I assume that makes it sound less awful? I could run around crying and screaming. I could climb back into bed and shut out the world. I could do a whole […]

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Celebrate the 4th of July With a Scavenger Hunt

The kids and I love coming up with creative ways to have fun that don’t cost a lot of money and the site Scavenger Hunt Riddles and Clues has really narrowed down fun with low cost kid friendly scavenger hunts! The one that I like the most and think is the most appropriate to share with you all today is their 4th of July Scavenger Hunt. This 4th of July Scavenger Hunt is perfect for all ages, they say ages 4 would get most of the clues and ages 6+ would get all of the clues, so team up and […]

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Low Price Eye Glasses Guaranteed

When a company offers me a low price guarantee or a price match, usually you will find me all over that. I recently heard about a company that sells eye glasses, but they don’t just sell any old pair of eye glasses with no guarantee, this company called GlassesUSA.com actually offers a 110% guarantee they will get you the lowest price out there. In addition to a 110% guarantee for lowest price, this company has a 100% satisfaction guarantee as well! I have a pair of prescription eyeglasses that are to bring things closer to me and since my youngest […]

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Picked up My Kmart Layaway in Store

I recently discussed how I placed items on layaway using Kmart.com, well I also made some payments online as well as my final payment and pick up in store. Here I am today to share with you what the experience overall was with payment and being part of the Kmart Layaway program. Setting Up First Layaway & Making First Payment I decided to start my Kmart layaway online as it was more convenient for this busy Mama of three. Choosing my items for layaway was easy and Kmart has a tool so you can make sure that the product is […]

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My Experience with Giveback.org

I recently checked out a website Giveback.org and here is the gist of how this all works: Sign up or do what I did and connect using your Facebook account. Check out charities and causes dear to your heart. Add money to your foundation by using a credit card, shopping various retailers that will give back to your foundation (up to 15% of each purchase), engage sponsors for Giveback.org and earn more money to give back. The Concept Giving to charities and causes in a way that makes it simply for even those who don’t have a lot of money. […]

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How Can I Make More Money on my Blog

Many want to know how those who make money blogging make their money. Reality is making money with blogging means having multiple ways to make money. You can start with simple to install ads such as Google Adsense, Amazon Affiliates, or Project Wonderful. Once you have started with those basic options you can now move onto creating content for you blog. You will want to have at the minimum one blog post per day. Google indexes your website and the robots will eventually pick up on a regular schedule your site has for content, so if you are a blogger […]

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Blogging Isn’t All About Fun, if You’re Making Money

I not only blog but I also am a virtual assistant. I have a doing business as or trade name as it may be known in other states, Brandy Ellen’s Business Solutions or BEBS for short. I tend to make money with all websites I have online and of course with client work from BEBS, most recently a Shakeology Campaign. I make money in a variety of places and with blogs it isn’t as clean cut about where the money is coming from because it’s coming from many directions. I make money on ads people pay me directly for, I […]

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