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Since we live remotely in the mountains, and we have to drive over an hour to get to most stores, I do a lot of online shopping. However, I really do not like to pay shipping costs. I do most of my shopping on one particular website because I get free shipping.

However, with Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales coming up later this week, I do like to broaden my shopping options. I haven’t left my house in a couple years for a Black Friday sale – I typically make any purchases online. And I try my best avoid paying shipping.

If you love getting free shipping as much as I do, you should sign up for FreeShipping.com! Right now, they are offering a free 30-day trial (yes, that means it would work for you on Black Friday and Cyber Monday!) with code HOLIDAY2014. After the free trial is over, the monthly membership price is regularly $9.95, but you’ll get 20% off by using this code! [click to continue…]

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Netflix_Logo_Print_OneColorPMSThis post was written by me as a member of the Netflix Stream team, for which I receive a complimentary Netflix subscription.

Growing up, my sister and I were always very close. We are just under 3 years apart, and we shared a room, so we had no choice but to be :-)

A lot of sisters grow apart once they hit high school, but my sister and I did not even though we chose different paths in high school. I focused heavily on my grades, and not so much on my social life. My sister focused less on grades, and more on having a social life. Regardless, we still hung out together all the time.

Today, we don’t live in the same town, but I still love my sister very much and try to stay in touch with her even though it can be challenging because we both have our own lives.

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Easy Gluten Free Pecan Pie Pudding Recipe

by Chrystal Johnson November 21, 2014

I have a bit of an obsession with making desserts. It’s probably because most of the time we eat a very healthy, low sugar diet. So it’s fun to indulge every once in a while with a sweet treat made in our kitchen. I love baking pies. They are the easiest dessert to make at […]

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#UOBS Loo Hoo Dryer Balls Flash Giveaway Winners!

by Chrystal Johnson November 20, 2014

Were you one of the lucky winners of a Deluxe Set of 3 Dryer Balls from Loo Hoo Dryer Balls? Our 2 Lucky Winners for my #UOBS Flash Giveaway are: Laura Roque and Jaime Majure If one of these names is yours, please send me a Facebook message with your Full Mailing Address within 48 hours to […]

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LG OLED TV from Best Buy is Awesome for Entertainment Loving for Families

by Chrystal Johnson November 20, 2014

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. We are currently in the market for a new TV. We watch movies nearly every single night and Brian likes to unwind with video games. Our TV is several years […]

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DIY Solar Night Lights with Vintage Mason Jar Appeal

by Chrystal Johnson November 20, 2014

Energy efficiency is something I am absolutely concerned about. I have always cared about the environment, but now as an adult that is responsible for paying the bills, I also care about our electricity expenses. So, I’m always looking for ways to reduce our energy costs. I love the idea of solar energy, but am […]

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Strikingly Simple DIY Wine Cork Votive Holder

by Chrystal Johnson November 19, 2014

Do you love the natural look of wine corks? If so, you will love crafting this wine cork votive holder. You can create your own wine cork votive holder using just a few inexpensive materials, and the finished product is just stunning. Take a peek below at how you can get busy crafting your own. […]

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Making Childhood Memories with Fabulous Christmas Gifts

by Chrystal Johnson November 18, 2014

When I was a little girl, I remember looking through toy catalogs and making detailed lists of the Christmas gifts I wanted. I dreamed of all types of craft kits, Cabbage Patch dolls (I had a dozen of them!) and rock tumblers. Looking back, it seems like the toy choices were so much simpler then. […]

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Create Simply Elegant Hair Styles with Conair Curl Secret and Pro 3Q Hair Dryer

by Chrystal Johnson November 17, 2014

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. (#CollectiveBias) and its advertiser, Conair, for the #HeartMyHair Campaign. All opinions are mine alone. More often than not, I don’t have time to style my hair. I have always gone for the simpler side with my hair. I have never dyed it nor have I had […]

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Keeping a Clean House with Young Kids Requires the Right Tools

by Chrystal Johnson November 17, 2014

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. (#CollectiveBias) and its advertiser #EurekaPower. All opinions are mine alone. My girls are 4 and 6, and they are huge mess makers. We live on a dirt road, so our yard is, well, dirty of course. So there is constantly a ton of dirt being tracked […]

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