MyHeritage Has Free Download Of New Family Tree Builder

MyHeritage is a genealogy website that you can use for free. They also offer memberships for genealogists who want access to more of the website’s resources and tools. Right now, you can download the brand new version of Family Tree Builder for free! You can also buy a membership at a discounted price. Quite some time ago, I joined MyHeritage just to see what it was like. I am using the free version of their membership at this time. To be honest, I really haven’t taken the time to actually use the service, or to even start my family tree … Continue reading

Focus on the Candidates – Martin O’Malley

This blog is part of the series that focuses on the candidates who are running for President of the United States in 2016. This blog focuses on Martin O’Malley. Martin O’Malley was a state field director for Congresswoman Barbara Mikulski’s successful U.S. Senate campaign in 1986. Martin O’Malley was the mayor of Baltimore from 1999 to 2007. He served two terms as Governor of Maryland. Health Care According to his official website, Martin O’Malley championed the Working Families & Small Business Health Coverage Act. It would provide over 100,000 Marylanders access to quality, affordable health coverage by expanding Medical Assistance … Continue reading

The Cotton Ball Diet is Dangerous

There have been many diets that sound a bit extreme – but that do involve actual food. The cotton ball diet, however, encourages people to eat a non-food item that their bodies cannot break down or gain nutrition from. The purpose of this diet, like all diets, is weight loss. It is important to know that the cotton ball diet is very dangerous! There are certain times of the year in which a lot of people suddenly decide to go on a diet. One is shortly before summer, when people decide they want to lose weight in order to look … Continue reading

Memorial Day Weekend Sales – 2013

Memorial Day is intended to be a time for families to visit the graves of loved ones who were in the military. The three day weekend has become one that includes a lot of sales. This is true of any three day weekend. Those of you who are planning to hit the Memorial Day sales might want to start with these. Kohl’s has a Swimwear Sale (for Juniors) that will last through May 25, 2013. Get 30% to 40% off selected swimwear. Kohl’s also has an “Online Exclusive”. Get an extra 15% off all swimwear for the family when you … Continue reading

Picture-Perfect Mother’s Day

What are you asking for this Mother’s Day? A clean basement? Not if your husband’s idea of “cleaning” is tossing out all of your stuff. An expensive vacuum? Not if you have to use it more to justify the price. Breakfast in bed? Not if it means doing damage control in the kitchen until dinner. What about a peaceful day surrounded by the people whose existence affords you membership in the sweetest sorority on earth? This Mother’s Day consider cuddling up with your kiddos and enjoying a quiet moment with these picture-perfect holiday reads: The Berenstain Bears: We Love Our … Continue reading

Deals at Quizno’s, White Castle, Red Lobster, and More!

Where will your family be dining out in the next few days? Frugal families know that it doesn’t have to cost a small fortune to take your family out to eat. Take advantage of the deals, coupons, and special offers and you will save some money! This time, I found deals at Quizno’s, White Castle, Red Lobster, and more! Melting Pot is celebrating National Cheese Fondue Day through April 11, 2013. They have a special “Buy Cheese, Get Cheese” offer. Buy 1 portion of cheese fondue and receive the second portion free. One offer can be used by 2 people … Continue reading

Preschool Book: Bear Country Blessings

Book:  The Berenstain Bears:  Bear Country Blessings Author:   Jan & Mike Berenstain Ages:  Recommended for ages 4 and up. Type:  Hardcover, 96 pages Price:  $7.99 Book Synopsis: This three-book collection of the highly popular Berenstain Bears Living Lights stories will provide children with an ideal gift they will enjoy all year long. The biblical values, morals, and life lessons are invaluable for children throughout every stage of their lives. Titles include: The Berenstain Bears God Bless Our Home The Berenstain Bears All Things Bright and Beautiful The Berenstain Bears Get Involved About the Author: Stan and Jan Berenstain introduced … Continue reading

Kim Kardashian is Pregnant

I almost hate to write this blog because I am not fond of the Kardashian family nor their empire.  I don’t understand how any of them got to be where they are (sans Bruce Jenner) or how they stay there.  I briefly watched an episode of their reality show, “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” and am certain my IQ dropped during those few minutes.  I think Kim’s 72-day marriage to Kris Humphries was a total sham on her part.  I am still not sure if he was in on the moneymaking marriage or not. But, news is news whether I … Continue reading

Last Minute Halloween Deals

There are only a couple of weeks left before Halloween is upon us. Now is the time to take advantage of the deals and sales on Halloween costumes, candy, and decorations. Save some money on the items that you need to celebrate this year, and save by stocking up for next Halloween. has a sale on up to 60% off Halloween costumes. This includes costumes for men, women, boys, girls, and babies. Target is selling their Halloween costumes for up to 50% off right now. They still have the handy section on their website that will sort costumes by … Continue reading

Don’t Miss Michael’s Coupon Bonanza!

If you have been procrastinating on picking up some fall crafts or Halloween decorations for your home, now is the to get them! Michael’s is having a Coupon Bonanza. You can print out whichever coupons you want, take them to your local Michael’s store, and save a lot of money! I got an email from Michael’s that said something about a “Coupon Bonanza”. Naturally, I had to open that email! True to it’s word, the email took me to the Michael’s website where a ton of printable coupons were waiting for me. These coupon are valid through October 13, 2012. … Continue reading