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Screw leaving the computer to shop

Cyber Monday is almost here and most of the shopping starts tonight. Go fill your carts up now and wait for the sales to click “Suck my wallet dry” or “Run up my credit cards now.” If you are going to shop Amazon.com please shop through the ad in my sidebar which will take you […]

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Shopping for Mommy

Every year my husband takes the kids shopping for “Mommy gifts.” Today was the day and I got to stay home and play Cinderella (poor me – I know). I have to make a list of more stuff than I really want and they pick and choose from the list. The list included: a bunch […]

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Black Friday Advice

There is no deal worth fighting the crowds and the aggravation! I headed to Target at 7:30 this morning for a Lego set and guess what? It wasn’t there!!! I scooped up a Baby Alive, the last of the Aerosmith Guitar Heroes, some Moon Sand on sale and headed to the counter with my arms […]

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Best Buy nuts

I just left the movie theater with the rugmonsters and to our surprise, we witnessed tents in front of Best Buy. This is no small time camping either, there was a guy with a generator and a woman with a fire pit. There are some good deals, but NOTHING that would make me camp out […]

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Buying Gift Cards this year?

If you live in St Tammany or New Orleans, a great gift card to buy is for a Professional Organizer. Think how happy they will be with this thoughtful gift? Now, I wanted to share a viral e-mail with you that might just save you some headaches. Snopes verified it and so did Truth or […]

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Holiday shopping panic?

Nope – haven’t done a darn bit of shopping for the rugmonsters yet. I did buy a mass number of “in honor of” care packages from Soldiers’ Angels for teachers, coaches etc… This year they will all be getting a card that says they sponsored a holiday care package for a deployed soldier and probably […]

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The Northshore is a very small place

Last night our friends, Chat & Jen, who own Atmosphere Movers, invited us to go to the Castine Center with them. It was the Jr. League of Covington’s Spring Market Patron Party. My husband NEVER would have gone to one of these shopping events if it wasn’t under these circumstances (alcohol and men who weren’t […]

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Friday Jambalaya

* If you haven’t got into the whole LOLcats & I can has cheezburger craze – time to branch out. My kids love it (me too-guilty). * My friend Beth linked to the Barney Cam for White House cuteness overload. *Go play Simon Sez Santa with your co-workers today. Make Santa, kill Rudolph, pick nose, […]

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Greta about town

* The morning started with a ferocious gas smell in my laundry room. Within an hour, someone from ATMOS came and fixed it – and it didn’t cost a penny – yippee! * I signed the kids up for the “try it once for free class” at the Young Chef’s Academy in the Rouse’s plaza […]

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