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How to Furnish the Ultimate College Dorm Room

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Do You Really Need All That Stuff for College? Raise your hand if you’re currently in the throes of getting your college-bound freshman ready for the big move. It doesn’t matter if they’re going to college right in your hometown, home state, or if they’re going across the country, the amount of “things” that are suggested they have is overwhelming…

TIA Girl Club monthly subscription box for tween girls and we're giving one away!

TIA Girl Club Monthly Box for Tweens AND a Giveaway!

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Introducing the TIA Girl Monthly Subscription Box Okay, okay.. I totally teased you guys with TIA Girl Club Box before I left on vacation and then totally left you hanging. Please forgive me.. I promise it won’t happen again!! As the mom to 3 girls, I know how important it is to surround them with empowering messages and positive female…

Win 2 tickets to the Junior League Tour of Fine Spaces

Win 2 Tickets to the 11th Annual Tour of Fine Spaces Event

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That Honey-Do List is About to Get Full For the 11th year, the Junior League of Winston-Salem is hosting its Tour of Fine Spaces here in Winston! This is your chance to get a look-see into some of the most amazing homes in our area and see what the latest and hottest trends in decorating are.  Or, if you’re like me,…

Valentine's Day Giveaway from Simply Janelle Designs

Jonas Update from SnOMG Central and a Valentine’s Day Giveaway!

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Surviving Winter Storm Jonas in NC I’m on my 3rd day in a row of not leaving the house thanks to Snowstorm Jonas. Well, 75% of it is because of Jonas… the other 25% is that I just don’t want to. I went to the store on Thursday and blew my budget on enough groceries to last us til next…

Win two tickets to LEGO KidFest in Charlotte, NC!

Win Two Tickets to LEGO KidsFest in Charlotte

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We are BIG LEGO fans in this house. Used to be it was building things but over the past couple of years, that’s morphed into two of our girls being on their school’s robotics team which is under the First LEGO© League group. We’ve even had a few state championships and in January will be heading for another one with…


Twas the Night Before Boutique..

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Plus a Giveaway!! Don’t shoot the messenger, but Buddy the Elf says you only have 5 Fridays (6 if you count this one) left before Christmas is here! That being the case, I have some questions for you: Have your kids started plotting their lists? Have you decided on your budget? Have you figured out which set of parents you’re…


Portrait Innovations is All Treats, No Tricks this Halloween!

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Want a chance to win $5,000 cash AND get FREE pictures of your kids in their Halloween costumes? Then head over to Portrait Innovations Studios who’s hosting a FREE Halloween Portrait event on Monday, October 26th from 4-6pm. Then, submit those awesome photos for a chance to win $5,000 cash prize! I love Halloween. Always have, always will. I loved…


Looking For Winston-Salem’s Cinderella for a Prom Makeover!!

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Who Do You Know That Deserves a Prom Makeover? I am on the lookout for a real life Cinderella. This Cinderella is a high school girl who wants to go to prom so desperately but maybe she can’t afford it.. maybe she’s too busy with community work or sports that she doesn’t think about herself…or her parents can’t help with…

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Our Favorite Christmas Movies and a Netflix Giveaway!! #StreamTeam

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The Best Christmas Movies Remember yesterday when I told you the things that I wasn’t doing this Christmas? Well, one thing that we definitely do during the holidays is watch movies (you already know that the Rooster and I go into hibernation mode after Christmas to majorly binge watch some shows..) and who else would be turn to but Netflix…

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Healthy Families, Healthy Eyes and a Giveaway from VSP!

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Protecting Your Family’s Vision Never Looked So Good! Disclosure – I was compensated with a pair of cool, trendy, designer sunglasses for writing this post for VSP. Maybe even the same sunglasses you could win just by entering below!! All stories and opinions are still my own. But you already knew that! Other than our oldest, every person in our…