Give A Gift Throughout the Year with Citrus Lane

This post is brought to you by Citrus Lane.  All thoughts and opinions are 100% mine.

 

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The Captain and D both have birthdays close to Christmas, and the new Baby will, as well.  I sometimes have a little guilt over the fact that they can only celebrate with gifts one or two months out of the year.  We don't let that stop us from buying them things they need or little things they might want throughout the year, [...]

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Gandhara Designs Fair Trade Necklace {Giveaway Closed}

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This fair trade necklace giveaway was brought to you by Gandhara Designs.  All opinions are mine.

Beautiful jewelry that is fair trade and high quality is hard to come by.  It is very hard to tell if something has been created by workers who are treated ethically and fairly.  Gandhara Designs is a Canadian boutique that specializes in one-of-a-kind, heirloom quality artisinal jewelry hand-crafted from artisans all over the world.  These pieces are unique and can be passed on throughout the generations.

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Mother’s Day Gifts For The Mom Who Has Everything

This Mother's Day gift post was written by me on behalf of Novica.  All opinions are mine.

Mother's Day is May 12th this year, which doesn't leave too much time to get Mom the perfect Mother's Day gift.  You could spend hours at the mall looking for the perfect gift, or you could shop for a unique gift Mom is sure to love from the comfort of your own home!  Novica is the place for handmade gifts that give back and support talented artisans around the world, many of them mothers themselves who are trying to [...]

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Give Chocolates that are GOOD for your Valentine!

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Chocolates are a huge seller on Valentine's Day.  I'm sure women around the country willbe getting a box of chocolates, filled with delicious, yet unhealthy treats.  I don't think anyone can change the chocolates for Valentine's Day tradition, but you can buy your Valentine a healthier chocolate…one that is actually good for them.

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Buy Fair Trade – 50% off Non-Consumables at TradeAsOne.com

I just read on TradeAsOne.com's Facebook page that they are offering 50% off of non consumables through Sunday.  You don't need a coupon, just go to TradeAsOne.com to get in on this great deal and support fair trade!  They have great jewelry, toys, placemats, keychains, and more.  I believe buying from great companies who support fair trade is a great idea to help out where we can.  Read the mission of Trade As One:

"Our mission is to use fair trade to promote sustainable business and break cycles of poverty

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Introducing….Humerus The Funny Bone!

Giant Microbes are always funny, cute, and maybe even a bit weird but you’ve gotta admit that they make you think! Humerus the Funny Bone is the newest creation from The Drew Oliver Company, makers of Giant Microbes. He’s “The Funniest Guy in the Joint” and is pretty cute, too!

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To get Humerus to tell a joke, all you have to do is give a clap. Humerus tells joke after joke like “How did the funny bone get broken? His [...]

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Lucky ’13 New Years Giveaway Hop featuring Nielsen-Massey

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2013 is on it’s way and in order to kickoff the year with a BANG, the LUCKY ’13 New Years Giveaway Hop hosted by BloggerPR is here! Each of our participating bloggers is giving away a prize valued at $20 or more. This event will run from December 29th until January 12th, which gives you plenty of time to hop down the linky list below. Good Luck & Happy New Year!

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Stuff the Stockings with YumEarth Organics Gummy Bears

Let’s face it, the Captain is looking forward to getting some candy in his stocking tomorrow. As much as I want to be able to give the boys a treat, I don’t like giving them candy containing food dyes and other junk. That’s why this year, they’ll be getting organic gummy bears from YumEarth Organics!

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This bag of gummy bears contains 10 snack packs – perfect for portion control!gummy bears

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Make Time For Family Meals This Holiday Season!

I’m sure you’re feeling the stress from the hustle and bustle of the season, right? There are parties to attend, plays and performances to watch, gifts to buy, and more. It’s hard to slow down this time of year, but it is important to make time for family meals where you can actually slow down, relax, and enjoy each other’s company.

I love getting together with family and friends during the holidays, but to be honest, I’m not too big into having people over when I’m so busy because of the food prep and dishes [...]

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Keep Straps Out Of The Way With Carseat Sidekick

If you’re a parent or have ever transported babies in the car, you know how frustrating it is to have to hold the baby, keep him/her happy, and move the carseat straps out of the way so you can keep the baby happy without having the carseat buckles jab them in the back or have to dig around under them to find the carseat straps and buckles. I’m so glad that the Short Stack Jack team invented hte Carseat Sidekick! This little contraption is safe and easy to use.

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