Friday, December 26, 2014

Friday Funnies: Madea

Happy Friday!  I'm sitting here enjoying a Madea movie (never thought I would like those, but I do!) so this week's funnies are from Madea. :)

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tyler perry, madea car, madea WWJD

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Friday, December 19, 2014

Friday Funnies

Time for this week's funnies!  Here are three things I recently put on my Pinterest "Quotes/Inspiration/Funnies" board:

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Parenting win or fail?
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Friday, December 12, 2014

Friday Funnies

Time for Friday Funnies! 

This is apparently a magnet for sale on cafepress.

This is FANtastic. (See what I did there?)
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Friday, December 5, 2014

Friday Funnies

With last week being Thanksgiving and then Black Friday and Cyber Monday, I got most of my Christmas shopping done.  Here are some shopping themed funnies that made me laugh.  Hope you get a chuckle too!

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Friday, November 28, 2014

Friday Funnies: Thanksgiving

Hope everyone had a good Thanksgiving. :)  Enjoy today's funnies:
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Friday, November 21, 2014

Friday Funnies--Disney Style

Time for Friday Funnies!  In honor of my favorite ride at Walt Disney World (Buzz Lightyear's Space Ranger Spin), here are some great Toy Story funnies.

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Friday, November 14, 2014

Friday Funnies

Hope everyone had a great week!  Here are three things that made me laugh this week:

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every time.

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My inlaws are pretty good to waitstaff, but this is hilarious:
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Friday, November 7, 2014

Friday Funnies

I've got some school funnies for you today.  Have a great weekend!

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bird at school, crow at school, raven at school with pen

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Tuesday, November 4, 2014

What's the deal with *Ebates* ?

I joined ebates (joining is always free) in 2011 and never did much with it.  Boy, was I a fool!
You know how sometimes you put on a jacket you haven't worn in awhile and surprise, there's a $20 bill in the pocket?  Ebates is like that.  Not get-rich-quick, but hey-here's-an-extra-twenty!

Ebates is great for online shopping. You can shop at all of your favorite stores: Sephora, Ulta, Kohls, JCPenney, Toys R Us, Lands End, LLBean, Forever 21, Living Social, Staples,
and hundreds more.  You just log in to your ebates account first, access the store's website via Ebates link, and do your shopping like normal.

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That's it!  You earn cash back for each purchase.  Now, will it get you rich? No.  This is not a scam, and it is not going to make you thousands of dollars.  But you can make some extra pocket cash.  I've got $25 coming my way and don't consider myself much of a big spender/shopper.  That's 25 bucks that I got just for doing my regular shopping, and I will gladly take it!  This is like finding an extra $20 bill in the pocket of a jacket.

How much $$$ do you get for each shopping trip?
The amount varies depending on the store.  It is a % of your purchase total.  As of right now, Kohls Land's End, and Macy's are giving 6% , BooksAMillion is 4%, etc.

Payouts are quarterly, so 4 times a year you'll get a check from Ebates (as long as you've earned $10 or more, otherwise what you've earned just rolls over until you reach the $10 threshold).

This is seriously my new favorite thing.  There's nothing like getting a little extra cash especially now with all the holiday shopping!

The links to ebates in this post are my referral link.  All that means is that I get some credit for referring people once they make their first purchase.  It still does not cost you, provide me with your personal information, or require any commitments. It's just a link. :)

Friday, October 31, 2014

Friday Funnies: Halloween Costumes

Happy Friday and Happy Halloween!  I thought that for today's funnies we'd peek at funny trick-or-treating costumes.

First, how adorable is this baby lumberjack?!  He even has a beard!
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from My Life and Kids

Identity thief:
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Ice bucket challenge, anyone?
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Have a great weekend and a safe Halloween!

Friday, October 24, 2014

Friday Funnies

windy dogs, dog meme

This is an awesome Halloween costume:
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Toy Story 3:
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Friday, October 17, 2014

Friday Funnies

Yay, it's time for another weekend! Hope these funnies get your weekend off to the right start.

funny dog, wife asked me to help cut the dog's hair

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Gotta love the jokesters at this ice cream shop:
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Friday, October 10, 2014

Friday Funnies

Happy Friday!
zoo sign, zookeeper joke

You too?
cooking, funny ecard, grocery funny

Dating advice:
kanye sign, funny kanye, loves you the way kanye loves kanye

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Hurry-Swagbucks Offer for Bonus $5 PayPal

You know I love my Swagbucks.  I've posted here before with details about how I joined the site for free and have earned Amazon gift cards!  They've got a special promotion going on right now where you can ALSO get bonus PayPal cash!

You can "Shop and Earn" online at stores like Target, Wholesale Party Supplies, Costumes4Less and more.  You earn up to 14% cash back on your purchases, But that's not all: get an additional $5 Paypal gift card when you spend $75 or more (members will receive gift card by Dec 1st, limit one card per member)!!  How many ways can you think of where Halloween shopping helps you save money towards your holiday shopping??    

You can find all the participating stores plus coupons here on Swagbucks. And you know what Swag Bucks are good for? There are more than hundreds of gift cards to redeem your SB for in the Rewards Store -- I've redeemed tons of amazon gift cards to help pay for birthday and Christmas gifts!

Sign up here and take advantage of the deals & savings today!

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

*55* Christmas Gift Ideas for Tween *BOYS*

Raise your hand if you have a preteen ("tween") boy to buy for this Christmas?

*raises hand*

Raise your hand if you can't believe that your baby boy is THIS old now?

*raises hand*
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Now that our oldest son is a preteen, our gift giving has to change.  He won't be happy anymore with one of these:

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I've been thinking about things he and his friends like and compiled this list of FIFTY-FIVE gift ideas for tween boys.  I hope this will help you, and I, get thinking and figure out what to get our sweet boys for Christmas!
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1. Alarm clock  2. Air Hog  3. Digital Camera  4. Sporting Event Tickets  5. Sports equipment (baseball glove, soccer cleats, shin guards, mouth guard, basketball, etc)

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6. Water Bottle (our family likes the Nalgene brand)  7. Snap Circuits Set  8. Scooter (Razors are inexpensive, MGP's are for doing heavy tricks and cost more)  9. Music Equipment (Guitar pick, sheet music, etc)  10. Slush Mug

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11. Karaoke machine   12. Pokemon Cards   13. Nerf   14. Movie Tickets  15. Rubik's Cube

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16. Clothes from whatever store your tween thinks is "cool" ;)   17. Game Stop Gift Card  18. Lava Lamp   19. Boxed Book Set (Harry Potter or The Hobbit are good choices)   20. Ear Buds

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21. Microscope and Slides   22. Anything MINECRAFT  23. iTunes Gift Card   24. Guinness World Records Book  25.  Light Up Slinky

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26. Extreme Dot-to-Dot Book   27. iPod/iPhone or accessories (speakers, stands, etc)  28. Bowling Alley gift card to take him and a friend  29. GoPro Camera  30. Watch

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31. DVD (Duck Dynasty, The Lego Movie, a documentary, etc)  32. Locker Accessories  33. Lessons (golf lessons, music, gymnastics, etc)  34. Camping Gear (sleeping bag, lantern, headlight)  35. Ductigami Book

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36. Skateboard   37. Tech Deck Toy   38. Pogo Stick   39. RipStik   40. Skate Wax

41. Gaming Chair   42. Science Kit   43. Baseball Cards   44. K'Nex Set   45. Magazine Subscription

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46. Theme Park Tickets (if you live near one)   47. Swiss Army Knife   48. Xbox (or other system) Game   49. Wallet   50. Telescope

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51. Snack Basket of their Faves  52.  Star Wars Lego set   53. Cinch Bag   54.  Comic Book Creator Software   55.  Pajama Pants

Phew!  Okay there are 55 ideas up there!  There are sure to be several that will suit the tween boy in your life.  If you have a gift idea that I missed for those hard-to-buy-for preteen boys, let me know!

Did you enjoy the post or find it helpful?  Be sure to pin it to refer back to later!  And you can find other gift ideas of mine on my Gift Ideas board here on Pinterest.