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Free Movie Tickets From Discover/Fandango

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As a followup to my earlier post about free summer movies, I just wanted to point out that Fandango and Discover are offering a buy-one-get-one-free promotion on movie tickets. This offer is good through September 30, 2008. To participate, simply click go here, enter your zip code, select the theater and showtime for the movie […]

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Published on July 16th, 2008 - 2 Comments
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Happy Father’s Day!

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This is just a quick note to wish all of the Dads out there a Happy Father’s Day. I’m squeezing this in with 10 minutes to spare after a busy Father’s Day weekend that involved a night away (with the entire family) in a hotel, lots of swimming, a trip to the zoo, a museum […]

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Published on June 15th, 2008 - Leave a Comment
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How to Get Rid of Ants

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If your kids are as messy as ours, you might want to check out this tip for getting rid of ants that I recently published over at FiveCentNickel. It’s cheap, easy, and relatively safe — it uses boric acid (available at most drugstores, and traditionally used as an eye rinse) mixed with sugar. And guess […]

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Published on June 9th, 2008 - Leave a Comment
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Blockbuster Total Access Gift Card Promotion

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This is just a quick note to let everyone know that Blockbuster Total Access is running a new promotion where you get 50% off your first month plus a free $25 Visa gift card* just for signing up. So… You can get their 3-at-a-time movie plan for one month plus the $25 gift card in […]

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Published on May 8th, 2008 - Leave a Comment
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I Miss Snow

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I grew up in the Great White North, where snow is a major part of life. Sure, it could be a pain in the butt once you reached adulthood, but as a kid it was pretty much pure fun. And even as an adult, it provided instant urban renewal — an inch or two of […]

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Published on December 18th, 2007 - 2 Comments
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Amazon Harry Potter Promo Code Arrived

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Just a quick note to let you know that we received our $5 promo code for pre-ordering Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Here’s the message: Dear Amazon.com Customer Because you pre-ordered an eligible edition of “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows,” here is your $5 promotional certificate from Amazon.com. The certificate is good during […]

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Published on July 27th, 2007 - One Comment
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Raising Boys vs. Girls? A Systematic Approach to Deciding the Easiest

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This article is a guest blogger submission from J2R of Journey2Retirement. If you like what you see, why not subscribe to his RSS feed? Inspired by the list of five reasons that boys are better than girls (and vice versa; see below), I wanted to create my own version, broken down into phases: Pre-Puberty and […]

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Published on June 29th, 2007 - 4 Comments
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The Mothers-of-Boys Manifesto

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This article is a guest blogger submission written by Jordan of MamaBlogga. For more information, check out her “About” page. If you like what you see, why not subscribe to her RSS feed? It’s time I said something. I have to stand up for all the mothers of little boys out there. We want adorably […]

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Published on June 27th, 2007 - 4 Comments
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Is Adoption for You? Costs, Choices and Decisions

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This article is a guest blogger submission from Mike of Clever Dude. If you like what you see, why not subscribe to his RSS feed? Also be sure to check out BuildingNutrition, which is run by his wife Stacie. Since we began dating, my wife Stacie and I have agreed that, if possible, we would […]

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Published on June 25th, 2007 - 3 Comments
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How to Stop (or Soothe) Sibling Rivalry Before You Go Insane

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This article is a guest blogger submission written by Kathy of Broken Home School. If you like what you see, why not subscribe to his RSS feed? I’ve been dealing with sibling rivalry issues at my house lately. The problems of normal brother-sister-baby squabbling are compounded around here by my sister’s three kids, who are […]

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Published on June 22nd, 2007 - 2 Comments
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