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Roasted Garlic BLT Pasta Salad Recipe

Pasta salads are super easy to prepare and can be a great appetizer, side dish or even a meal. While I have a "go to" pasta salad I usually make for parties, I'm tired of always making the same one.  That's why I gave this Roasted Garlic BLT Pasta Salad Recipe a try and it was a hit with my … [Read More...]

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Join Us for the Pampers #BetterForBaby Twitter Party on 7/7

Note: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with DiMe Media and Pampers.  However, all opinions expressed are my own. Babies may be little, but they have this extraordinary power to bring out the best in us, and that’s why there’s nothing we wouldn’t do for the babies in our lives. In honor … [Read More...]

Enjoy Sun, Sand & Smiles With The Help Of BJ’s Wholesale Club - TM2S

Enjoy Sun, Sand & Smiles With The Help Of BJ’s Wholesale Club

Enjoy Sun, Sand & Smiles With The Help Of BJ’s Wholesale Club Summer is here which means the kiddos and I will be doing a bunch of activities to occupy our days. That being said, I know that there are a few things I need to get me ready for our summer vacation. So my kiddos and I headed on … [Read More...]

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10 Cool Ant-Man Costume Facts From Exclusive Ant-Man Set Interview

After keeping my Ant-Man set visit a secret for so long, I am so glad that I have been able to share everything you this week! It has been fun giving you the inside scoop while allowing me to reminisce about that really cool experience. While I do have some fun Ant-Man costume fun facts to share … [Read More...]

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Exclusive Ant-Man Set Interview with Abby Ryder Fortson

Abby Ryder Fortson is such a cute little girl! If you haven't yet heard of Abby, you will. I get the feeling we will be seeing a lot more of her! Especially on 7/17 when Ant-Man hits the theaters and you see her in her role as Cassie, the daughter of Paul Rudd (Scott Lang, a.k.a. Ant-Man). From … [Read More...]

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Exclusive Ant-Man Set Interview with Judy Greer and Pym Tech Lab Photo

While visiting the Ant-Man set in Atlanta, not only did I chat with Paul Rudd (Scott Lang, a.k.a. Ant-Man) and Peyton Reed, I was also able to interview Judy Greer, who plays Maggie, Scott's ex-wife. But, before I share more about my interview with Judy Greer... (consider this a brief cliff … [Read More...]

Little Bit of This & That

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Enjoy Sun, Sand & Smiles With The Help Of BJ’s Wholesale Club

Enjoy Sun, Sand & Smiles With The Help Of BJ’s Wholesale Club Summer is here which means the kiddos and I will be doing a bunch of activities to occupy our days. That being said, I know that there are a few things I need to get me ready for our summer vacation. So my […]

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The GoPro HERO+LCD Camera Available At Best Buy Is Perfect For Father’s Day

Note: 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. While most believe that Men are easier to shop for, I disagree. I never know what to get my father or my husband BUT I do know that I […]

Dads Rock!!!

Dads…You Rock! (+ $50 Visa Minute Maid Prize Pack Sweepstakes)

DISCLAIMER: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Minute Maid and DiMe Media.  Minute Maid will provide this prize. Minute Maid is not a sponsor, administrator or connected in any other way with the contest – and all opinions are my own. Father’s Day is almost upon us and when I take the time […]

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Travel

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The Blue Man Group Show in Orlando Is A Must See!

My husband and I have been wanting to see the Blue Man Group for years. Thankfully, during our last trip to Universal Studios Orlando, we were finally able to go to their show and it was the BEST show we have ever been to! I can see why the Blue Man Group is so popular…they […]

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Enjoy the Beach Life with the Comforts of Home at Pineapple Place

Although a beach is easily accessible to us, you won’t normally find us there. However, a few weeks ago my family and I stayed at Pineapple Place in Pompano Beach, a beach vacation rental, that allowed us to enjoy the beach and pool life with the comforts of home. From the moment we stepped inside, […]

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7 Rides You Must Try At Universal Studios

There has never been a time that my family and I have gone to Universal Studios and not had a good time. There are a ton of shows to enjoy, places to eat and of course some awesome rides! If you are ever at Universal Studios (which I highly suggest), here are 7 Rides You […]

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Entertainment

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10 Cool Ant-Man Costume Facts From Exclusive Ant-Man Set Interview

After keeping my Ant-Man set visit a secret for so long, I am so glad that I have been able to share everything you this week! It has been fun giving you the inside scoop while allowing me to reminisce about that really cool experience. While I do have some fun Ant-Man costume fun facts […]

Abby Fortson & Paul Rudd on set

Exclusive Ant-Man Set Interview with Abby Ryder Fortson

Abby Ryder Fortson is such a cute little girl! If you haven’t yet heard of Abby, you will. I get the feeling we will be seeing a lot more of her! Especially on 7/17 when Ant-Man hits the theaters and you see her in her role as Cassie, the daughter of Paul Rudd (Scott Lang, […]

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Exclusive Ant-Man Set Interview with Judy Greer and Pym Tech Lab Photo

While visiting the Ant-Man set in Atlanta, not only did I chat with Paul Rudd (Scott Lang, a.k.a. Ant-Man) and Peyton Reed, I was also able to interview Judy Greer, who plays Maggie, Scott’s ex-wife. But, before I share more about my interview with Judy Greer… (consider this a brief cliff hanger, LOL) Remember how […]

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Saving $$$

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Save and Indulge With Groupon

Note: Although this is a sponsored post with Groupon Coupons, ALL opinions are my own since I have been using their deal site for years. I am all about looking for ways to save money. Even more so when I don’t have to clip a coupon or go to the store to do so. Oh, […]

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Couwalla Money-Saving App Launches in South Florida

Hey South Florida, Couwalla, a Money-Saving App, is now available so we now have access Restaurant and Retail Coupons right from our phone! Downloading Couwalla will give us South Florida shoppers immediate access to coupons from national and local retail and restaurants within Broward, Palm Beach, and Miami Dade counties. On January 17, Couwalla officially […]

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7 Ways to Exercise Using Food From Your Kitchen

The arrival of the new year may have you wanting to tone up and slim down. You may think that buying a gym membership is the only way to do this but the good news is that it’s not! There are plenty of ways you can get tone from the comfort of your own home. […]

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Food

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Roasted Garlic BLT Pasta Salad Recipe

Pasta salads are super easy to prepare and can be a great appetizer, side dish or even a meal. While I have a “go to” pasta salad I usually make for parties, I’m tired of always making the same one.  That’s why I gave this Roasted Garlic BLT Pasta Salad Recipe a try and it […]

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Pepperoni Pizza Bake Recipe #Pyrex100

Note: I was asked to participate in the #Pyrex100 campaign, sponsored by Pyrex®, a World Kitchen brand. Although I have been compensated, all opinions are my own. The older more mature I get I find myself wanting to expand my horizons when it comes to cooking and baking.  I want to try new recipes, share […]

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Simplify Summer Meals with a Crunchy Taco Salad

Note: This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Hamburger Helper®. The opinions and text are all mine. In honor of National Hamburger Month and doing what I can to simply summer meals (as I wrote about earlier this week here), I prepared a Hamburger Helper® meal for dinner BUT with a […]

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Life As I Know It

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Our 2015 Summer Bucket List Ideas

This past first week of summer has included morning snuggle time in bed (which has been my absolute favorite!), random errands, lunches out but that’s not going to cut it this week or for the 9 that follow. Keeping the kiddos entertained for 10 more weeks of Summer vacation will be no easy task. That […]

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Choosing Happiness In A Marriage

Yesterday my husband and I celebrated 12 years of wedded bliss. My dad and his family were watching our kids while we celebrated with massages, mani’s, pedi’s and dinner so when we were done, we went back to pick them up. While chatting with my dad, he sarcastically asked us how many of the 12 […]

Blogging As A Career From My Kid's Point Of View

Blogging As A Career From My Kid’s Point Of View

Take Your Child To Work Day meant not having to get the kids ready for school, packing their lunches, driving them to school or picking them up BUT it did mean the kiddos got to experience a little bit of what I do as a blogger (Yes, blogging is a profession). I say a little […]

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Beauty & Fashion

5 Easy Summer Beauty Tips

Note: This is a Sponsored post with Social Chorus. However, ALL opinions are my own. Can you believe that summer is almost here? I can’t. While I am not entire sure about what I’ll be doing with the kiddos over the summer with the kiddos, I know that they’ll keep me busy and active. I’m […]

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Dress Your Kids For Less With Garanimals

With Garanimals, moms can keep their kids looking cute (and fashionable) without stretching their budget. When my kiddos were younger, I quickly learned that their clothes would get dirty repeatedly or they would outgrow an outfit Very quickly. Once I learned that lesson (the hard way), I was always on the lookout for clothes that […]

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3 Reasons To Buy Jewelry & Colors of Africa Jewelry Set Giveaway

While you may not catch me wearing jewelry every day, I am a big fan of it! I sometimes wish I had more reasons to dress up so that I can shop for clothing, purses and jewelry. Not that we really need a reason too but just in case, here are 3 reasons to invest […]

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For Your Home

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3 Inexpensive Ways to Dress Up Your Living Room

When it comes to home decor, sometimes you just need a change!   After a while of seeing the same old stuff in your home, it is nice to spruce things up a bit. While a change can be great for a room in your home, it may not be great for your bank account.  Sometimes, […]

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10 Laundry Room Safety Tips

This is a sponsored campaign in collaboration with Tide® and Gain® and Latina Bloggers Connect. However, all opinions expressed are my own. With young kiddos in the house,  I try to be very aware of any safety hazards around the home.  Young children taste and feel everything they can find to learn more about their […]

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Keeping Family Cleaning Traditions Alive with Fabuloso

Note: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MiFabuloso #CollectiveBias I’ve said it before and it is still true today, cleaning the house is not my thing (which is why I am thankful for a husband who does most of the cleaning) BUT, when I […]

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Health

Big Hero 6 Inspired Tips for a Happier & Healthier Life

Big Hero 6 Inspired Tips for a Happier & Healthier Life (Giveaway)

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Latina Mom Bloggers and Disney Studios. However, all opinions expressed are my own. I love the movie Big Hero 6…what’s not to love about a movie that inspires friendship and redefines the meaning of family. Since Baymax (whom my daughter initially referred to as BigMacs) is a […]

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Start This Year Off Strong With Milk

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with MilkPEP and Latina Mom Bloggers. However, all opinions expressed are my own. My son is 6 years old and there has hardly been a day since he turned 1 years old that he doesn’t start his morning with a cup of milk. While I have always thought […]

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7 Ways to Exercise Using Food From Your Kitchen

The arrival of the new year may have you wanting to tone up and slim down. You may think that buying a gym membership is the only way to do this but the good news is that it’s not! There are plenty of ways you can get tone from the comfort of your own home. […]

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Reviews

The 2015 Kia K900 Offers Luxury For Less..

The 2015 Kia K900 Offers Luxury For Less

The 2015 Kia K900 Offers Luxury For Less… Driving to Orlando is no longer a big deal for me (considering how many times my family and I visit there) but being that it is about 3 and a half hours away, driving there comfortably is key.  Driving there with luxuries is an added bonus and […]

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Hasbro’s Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron Toys Spark Creativity!

Note: This is part of a sponsored campaign with DiMe Media and Hasbro. However, all opinions expressed are my own. In our super hero loving home, it goes without saying that we have anxiously been awaiting the release of Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron. Although I know that my son is excited about seeing the […]

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Introducing the Vi and Va Dolls (+ Giveaway)

Note: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Vi and Va Dolls and Latina Bloggers Connect. However, ALL opinions are my own. I love that my daughter is still not to grown to play with dolls, especially now that Vi and Va is a recently launched fashion doll line inspired by Latino cultures. Ethnic […]

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Giveaways

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SELF/LESS Father’s Day $50 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway

In honor of Father’s Day, we thought it would be fun to do a SELF/LESS Movie Giveaway because in the film, we see fatherhood themes in both Ben Kingsley’s character (trying to re-connect with his estranged daughter before his “death”) and again when he transfer his consciousness into the young body of Ryan Reynolds, who […]

Dads Rock!!!

Dads…You Rock! (+ $50 Visa Minute Maid Prize Pack Sweepstakes)

DISCLAIMER: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with Minute Maid and DiMe Media.  Minute Maid will provide this prize. Minute Maid is not a sponsor, administrator or connected in any other way with the contest – and all opinions are my own. Father’s Day is almost upon us and when I take the time […]

MAX Prize Pack Sweepstakes

MAX Prize Pack Sweepstakes

MAX hits theaters on June 26th and to celebrate its release, we’re giving away a MAX Prize Pack here on Teach Me 2 Save! 3 Teach Me 2 Save Winners Will Receive: 1 – Hollywood Movie Money voucher (redeemable towards 2 Tickets in total to see MAX at participating theater) 1 – Unisex Adult T-Shirt […]

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Helping Others

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Somos Fuertes Contest & Giveaway

I grew up hearing “Milk Does A Body Good” and now that I have my own kiddos, I tell them the same thing. That is why we drink a lot of milk in our home…well that and because we love it. Milk Life’s Strength Ambassadors including Cristian De La Fuente and Giorgio Rapicavoli help kick […]

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Let’s Fight Hunger and Spark Change with Walmart

As a participant in this campaign with Walmart, I have received compensation for my time and efforts in creating this post. All thoughts and opinions are my own. 1 in 6 people in America struggle with hunger at some point during the year.  Those numbers absolutely break my heart especially when I think about children […]

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Boston Children’s Hospital HAIRraising Cut-a-Thon

On April 12, 2015 some of the top salons throughout the country will offer discounted haircuts to their customers and 100% of those proceeds will be donated to Boston Children’s Hospital for the HAIRraising Cut-a-Thon. This is a massive, one-day fundraising event benefiting Boston Children’s Hospital! This is the highest number of salons that have […]

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