Tag Archives: Target

Out With the Old and In With the New This Christmas!

There are Christmas traditions and then there is Christmas baggage.  When my husband and I were first married, like many young couples, we did not have a big budget for our first Christmas.  For decorations we had to be resourceful.  … Continue reading

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Traditional Media Ignores NAACP Bombing In Colorado Springs

  The television and cable news outlets are focused on the cold weather, the Bill Cosby rape allegations from several women, and the French Newspaper Charlie Hebdo offices hostage and shoot out. So this bomb explosion outside of the Colorado Springs … Continue reading

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May: A Month of Transformations

After a month of mourning the death of my father, our family pulled together and made some real changes. 1. Lots of Donations. 2. Throwing away non-recyclable items. 3. Using coupons at Michael’s and Amazon Prime to get furniture that … Continue reading

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Target’s Cowardly Move…Whitney Houston Card Pulled

Remember what I said in my previous article about Houston’s drug problem? I mentioned how some people blame her ex-husband Bobby Brown for her fall from grace? Thanks to a police call, there’s no denying a domestic abuse situation occurred either. Well … Continue reading

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Donate First, Then Buy Something Your Family Needs On Black Friday/Weekend

So for the record, I do try to practice what I preach. For example, I donated a pair of white pants, a green turtleneck shirt, and a green T-shirt to my neighborhood thrift store, Thrift Town. They happen to be … Continue reading

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$1.00 Almay Trio for Blues Eyeshadow

I went to a Dollar Tree store in my neighborhood and surprise, surprise! I found an Almay/Trio for Blues eyeshadow for $1.00. The deal was so nice I purchased it twice. One last month and one this month. Sorry Target, you don’t … Continue reading

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Revenge of the Retailers

I love this TLC show Extreme Couponing! It’s relevant, smart, funny, clever, and puts family first. Most of the time, it shows Mom in a positive light and is a clear example of why a woman should be America’s Secretary of the … Continue reading

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Yes Virginia, there is such a thing as Turkey Bacon!

This week, Tuesday I think, my husband and I checked out a new deli.  Now, what made us leave as quickly as we walked in? No customers (never a good sign) and flies near the donuts didn’t help. But what … Continue reading

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Shopping Paparazzi Free

How the mighty have fallen! This here recession has made even celebrities fall back on hard times. For what ever cause, their reversal of fortune has led some to shop among non blinged out middle America via Target. But for … Continue reading

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