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Pet Peeve: All the Holiday Gifts that are NOT Gifts

I have received so many emails from people telling me that they have a holiday gift for me. So, I open it expecting a freebie and it’s really a coupon. Please call it what it is. I can’t remember the last time I got a gift that I was asked to pay 60% of the gift. I’m not saying that you have to give it all away for free, but then tell me you are…

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in Healthy Life

Hanes Has My Back Or My Collar This Time With Lay Flat Collars

This is more of a public service announcement because I do not want any of my readers (or their significant others) to go around with a collar that looks horrible. But, what really caught my eye about this campaign was not the collar as much as the pairing up of two completely unrelated companies. Remember my post about cross-promoting your products? This is a fine example of two companies finding a way to promote each…

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in Healthy Life, Reviews

Strength, Hope and Fearlessness T-Shirts For Breast Cancer #Spon

Breast Cancer has taken the lives of so many wonderful women. I often feel helpless when I hear about someone I know who has been affected by this horrible disease. Disclosure: Received the t-shirt in exchange for this post.  One item on my bucket list is to participate in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure. I discovered the Race for the Cure about 12 years ago when I was involved in the Mother’s…

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