Archives for November 2015

I put together a list of graphics and coupons for some of my favorite stores who are doing Cyber Monday deals today. Click through on the various banners to get the discounts. Trying to control myself - so many good deals today! I've already bought off Groupon, ShoeBuy.com and Amazon! BESTCYBER for 40% off Banana Republic, Old Navy and … [Read more...]

$40 off $100 on RentTheRunway.com today guys! I just totally took advantage - I've never ordered from there before but have a few holiday partiescoming up this month and thought I would check it out. CYBER MONDAY: Save $40 on $100+ with code RTRCM15 My only gripe was that I had a bit of a time finding a dress that was available in my size but … [Read more...]

I don't have a girl but I haven't been able to miss all the buzz around Shopkins this season. Have you seen these guys yet? They're adorable little collectables for girls ages 5 and up. There are 148 characters in the Shopkins set - the characters are cute little grocery themed dudes so the kiddos can collect anything from a fruit Shopkin to a … [Read more...]

Stella & Dot's Black Friday sale ends tonight t 11:59 pm PT. Still looking for teacher's gifts? Here are some great options under $40 (but only today - the prices go back up tomorrow!) 1. The Avalon Clutch for $18.27! This is seriously a steal. Such a good gift for a teacher, friend... or a hostess gift, right? Pop a small gift card inside … [Read more...]

I meant to post this earlier but I've been too busy stuffing my face and binge watching My 600-Lb Life on the Learning Channel. (Not even kidding - that was me all day yesterday!) Seriously. There have been some awesome coupon codes and I'm back in the saddle so I'll share with you guys today and of course especially tomorrow with Cyber Monday. … [Read more...]

Turkey Pesto Pizza 2 10-inch pizza crusts (store-bought or homemade) 1 cup pesto sauce 3 cups Italian blend shredded cheese 1 cup freshly grated Parmesan cheese 1 1/3 shredded, cooked turkey (white & dark meat) Instructions Preheat your oven to 425 degrees F. Spread one cup of pesto on each pizza. Sprinkle each pizza with 1/2 … [Read more...]

I'm definitely my own best customer at Stella & Dot as I think I have bought half the inventory since starting as a consultant for them back in October. But I truly adore the pieces and I love taking advantage of all of the awesome flash sales and deals they have! Now is the time to shop. There are some awesome pieces to be bought at the … [Read more...]

Because it's really hard to buy TOYS for my boys these days, I wanted to showcase a few that they still play with as we near the holidays in the hopes of sharing with others who have difficult-to-buy for kids. I should note, I have a 9 year old and one who is about to turn 12 so we're definitely in tween I-want-technology-only land but the kid in … [Read more...]

Hot Chocolate Cookie Cups Makes about 24 mini muffin tin cookies or 12 if using regular muffin tins Ingredients: 1 package Pillsbury Sugar Cookie Dough cup heavy whipping cream 2 tablespoons hot cocoa mix 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips white buttercream frosting 12 mini pretzels 1 cup Jet-Puffed Mallow Bits Directions: … [Read more...]

Man, I am so excited for Thanksgiving. I have 16 people coming to our house this year for turkey dinner on Thursday. I make the same thing every Thanksgiving and Christmas - all the food I wouldn't indulge with the rest of the year. I can't wait! Then there's the whole post-dinner thing where you're stuffed, satisfied and looking to camp out on … [Read more...]