Vacation Home Dreams within Reach



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Vacation Home Dreams within Reach


I grew up in FL and some how no matter where I live it will always be home. It’s also one of my favorite places to vacation.  It’s warm all year long and there is lots to do no matter what age group you fall into.

So if you’ve just retired or you’re just starting your family there’s no better time to consider a vacation home in Florida.  Florida is truly the perfect setting for everyday enjoyment and unforgettable family visits. With the help of a Carefree sales advisor, your visit will be planned at prime Florida destinations based on your interests and preferences. They will select properties that have everything you are looking for to preview during your personalized visit.

Special Offer: Your Passport to Paradise – You Stay We Pay!


Carefree is now offering my readers their very own passport to paradise!

The “Passport to Paradise” offer allows you to plan a 4-night stay vacation home visit at prime Florida destinations based on your interests and preferences. Carefree will select properties that have everything you are looking for (and more) to preview during your personalized visit to ensure it’s everything you dreamed it would be before you purchase.

If at the end of the visit, you do decide to buy a vacation home, your 4-night stay will be free and you will receive a $1,500 check within 15 days after the close of your new vacation home in Florida.
Thanks to Carefree RV Resorts, you are able to live the Carefree life you have always dreamed of at an affordable price!


Carefree RV Resorts offer you an experience of a lifetime – an affordable and fun way to own your own vacation home located near beautiful Florida beaches!*

Buying a vacation home in the south is within your reach. Carefree RV Resorts in Florida offer park model homes starting around 20K, with an additional annual lot rent. Not only are the RV Resorts located in desirable cities from Daytona Beach to Key West and popular vacation destinations throughout Florida, but they offer the RVing lifestyle without the RV. Instead of spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to purchase and maintain an RV, you could own your very own vacation home down south for a fraction of the cost.


From a wide-range of amenities, pet friendly communities, themed weekends activities like wine tastings, lifelong learning classes, and special interest groups, Carefree RV Resorts truly have something for everyone. With both family friendly and Age Qualified communities, you can find the premier RV Resort that best suits your needs and allows you to live the Carefree lifestyle you deserve!

*While the majority of communities are located in Florida, Carefree also has properties in Arizona, California, Texas, North Carolina, New Jersey, Massachusetts, and Ontario, Canada!

To learn more about the home sales or RV resort rentals, locate an ideal resort, and request a free quote or brochure!

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Give Happy this Holiday with OshKosh B’Gosh



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OshKosh B’gosh, a trusted name for fun, high-quality children’s clothing, inspires us all to #GIVEHAPPY with their latest designs and fashions for holiday. From shimmer dresses to plaid tops and cozy sweaters to hats and mittens, the selections from OshKosh B’gosh make outfitting for the season easy! Everyone will be smiling and looking their best in this year’s holiday cards. Giving gifts, giving love, and giving fresh, fun fashion all fall under the #GIVEHAPPY movement, and OshKosh B’gosh provides the stylish clothing and accessories you need to make this holiday a happy one.

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Lily is a true “girly girl” and loves all that glitters and sparkles. She was so excited to go shopping for her Christmas dress. It’s an annual tradition. This year we headed to OshKosh B’gosh in the Sawgrass Mills mall.  We never had to look somewhere else. Lily had more than one outfit she wanted. She went with the above dress. I didn’t even have to ask her to pose in the pic above. She did that all on her ow.

We saved so much money that  we were able to get more than one outfit for both her and her brother.

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Logan also found multiple outfits that he wanted.  He absolutely loved the super hero shirt that we found. It’s one of his favorites.
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He also “HAD” to have this sweatshirt.
The kids love how the clothes feel and especially how they look in the clothes.  I also love the way they look and more importantly how my wallet feels after shopping there.
I saved so much money I decided that this would be a great idea for my nieces and nephews also.  I know sometimes kids want toys more than they want clothes but when they’re “cool clothes” they look good in they really love them. My kids are proof.  I just know the other munchkins are going to love the outfits we picked out for them.
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LG OLED is a great family gift from Best Buy @BestBuy #HintingSeason #OLEDatBestBuy



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I am definitely a techie. I am always looking for the newest hot gadget or upgrading my current phone.  I like being on the cutting edge and I love learning about what is coming out next.  My husband and I also enjoy watching TV and movies together so we enjoy having the latest and greatest when it comes to entertainment.  One of my favorite stores when it comes to christmas shopping for my hubby and myself is Best Buy.

Are you familiar with LG’s  newest technology, the LG OLED TV?! It’s amazing! It features picture quality including  Infinite contrast ratio and stunning color that delivers a greater sense of realism and depth, enhanced color range and accuracy. It also has a super thin design and the intuitive webOS™Smart TV interface that lets you find content faster. This is at the top of my Christmas Wish List!

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Discover LG OLED TV – The Ultimate Display!

What is OLED TV?

The stunning design of LG OLED TV is only 0.21″ thick at its thinnest point. Picture quality is spectacular, with Infinite Contrast that ranges from the most blazing whites to the deepest blacks. And, LG’s exclusive 4 Color Pixel technology delivers bright, vibrant colors. Learn more

Your first kiss. A baby’s first steps. The majesty of a desert sunset. Some things in life defy all explanation and must be experienced to be believed. Such is the case with LG’s latest display technology. With deeper and richer colors, stunning contrast and ingeniously curved screens, it is unlike any technology you’ve ever seen, and it delivers a picture that exceeds your wildest imagination.

  • Infinite contrast ratio and stunning color – delivers more natural, lifelike viewing.
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  • Super thin design (consider how to show visually)
  • Find content faster with webOS

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You can grab the LG OLED at Best Buy’s everyday price of $3499.99 (save $500)

Do you love twitter parties? Best Buy is hosting an LG OLED Twitter Party on Thursday December 4th at 7PM CST. Feel free to join this party for a chance to receive Best Buy gift cards and other great prizes. Tweet #HintingSeason with your top gifts that you want this Holiday from Best Buy.

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Buy 1 lb Get 1 lb FREE of Mrs. Cavanaugh’s Chocolates



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Time was when Marie Cavanaugh spent hours in her South Dakota farmhouse each Christmas season making pecan rolls and homemade chocolates for holiday gifting.

“It started when my aunt sent her pecan-rolls recipe,” Mrs. Cavanaugh recalled. “I gave the recipe my own touch and started making the yummy specialties. Then I began dipping chocolates. Our friends and neighbors loved these treats, encouraging me to start a candy business. Finally, I decided it might be a good idea.'”

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Her husband George and children Carla, Lorraine, Calvin, Colene and Genise rallied, helping Mrs. Cavanaugh fill demands for her homemade sweets.

…In 1972, the family moved to Utah, leaving good friends and their beloved cattle ranch.

“It was a difficult decision, especially for George,” Mrs. Cavanaugh said. “He was excited about making our new venture, which we chose to call Mrs. Cavanaugh’s Candies, a great success. We felt Utah was blessed with good chocolates and that we would enjoy – and could compete with – those who pride themselves on making excellent chocolates.”

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Millions of pounds of chocolates later, Mrs. Cavanaugh’s candies have earned a reputation for unquestionable excellence….
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Save $50 on your Next Party or Event at Sky Zone in Fort Lauderdale



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Sky Zone Fort Lauderdale is the ideal combination of Fun and Fitness, appropriate for almost any age or ability level. Soar high on our main court the sky is the limit, try your best trick into our foam pit and Sky Slam basketball, or challenge your friends in a thrilling trampoline-based game of Ultimate Dodgeball! Located in Pompano Beach close to I-95 and Atlantic Blvd.

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Expert Service. Unbeatable Price. Best Buy Holiday Shopping Event



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There’s only 47 days until Christmas! I know I’ve already started shopping.  In fact I can’t wait for the Best Buy Holiday Shopping Event which will help me narrow down some gift ideas.  Their holiday shopping event is tomorrow – Saturday, November 8th from 1pm to 4pm.

The Holiday shopping event will allow you to preview and shop the Holiday Collection from the biggest brands including Apple, Microsoft, Samsung and Sony. They will also have experts available to answer all of your questions and help you find the perfect holiday gift.

Not only will they have experts, but they will have some pretty sweet deals as well.  Check out the one day offers.

One day offers in stores only (not valid on-line):


Get a $100 Best Buy gift card when you buy any Apple® MacBook Air 1,2

Get a $50 Best Buy gift card when you buy the new Apple iPad Air 2 or iPad Air 1,2


Bundle & save when you buy the Surface Pro 3 128GB, Type Cover and Microsoft Office 365”


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As a reminder, My Best Buy members will not get 3X points if they select promotional financing (6, 12, 18 or 24 months).


Save $200 when you buy a Sony XBR55X850B 4K UHD TV (SKU 5005006) with a Sony PlayStation 4.

Select PlayStation 4 games on sale for $24.99 (regularly $39.99)

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Visit for more great offers, details, vendor demonstrations and to find participating stores in your area!

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Simply massage on Anavita Moisturizing Anti-Wrinkle Cream after washing your skin in the morning and again at night.

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Anavita’s non-irritating cream is well-suited for all skin types with a tested history of safe and gentle action by a long list of satisfied users. It is recommended for normal, dry, oily, and sensitive skin.

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Their unique formula stimulates collagen production and rebuilds the cellular matrix of the skin using three clinically proven ingredients – a super-absorbent form of hyaluronic acid, Argireline (5%), and Matrixyl – a combination that makes this anti-wrinkle cream for face and neck extraordinarily effective.

Your skin will benefit and look years younger from our high quality ingredients that are paraben free and not tested on animals. You will have smooth, toned, attractive skin again.

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You want to look your best, and we want to help you achieve that with a great product for smoother, younger-looking skin.

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Sky Zone is the ideal combination of Fun and Fitness, appropriate for almost any age or ability level! Soar sky high on our main court, try your best trick into our foam pit, or challenge your friends in trampoline dodgeball, the sky is the limit! Perfect for birthday parties, field trips, corporate team-building, or any special event. BUY ONE GET ONE at SKY ZONE! – Show this coupon at Sky Zone in Plymouth or Oakdale, and you will receive a second 60 minute jump ticket free when you purchase the first!

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High Mileage: Collecting Points for Your Next Flight



High Mileage: Collecting Points for Your Next Flight

No matter what season you schedule a flight, in terms of pricing, there are always good and bad days and weeks to fly. With a bit of foresight and early planning, you can even find economical prices for flights during the holidays. In addition to purchasing your tickets early on and working with an agency that will honor price drops, keeping a healthy stock of frequent flyer miles can help you ensure the fare for your next flight is always within reason.

Counting the Miles

Whether you need last-minute tickets or you’ve been planning your dream vacation for more than a year, frequent flyer miles can always serve as the edge you need to get the flight you want at the price you want. And though you can rack up miles without an associated credit account, mile credit cards are a surefire means of establishing a large store of points quickly.

Selecting a Rewards Credit Card

A detailed observation by as stated that the best mile credit cards may not always offer the greatest terms in the long run, but their first-year perks may make it beneficial to hold onto them for at least a year. Welcome packages stock your rewards account with a wealth of miles, though there are generally spending requirements you must meet in order to receive the perks.

The opportunity to receive a large amount of frequent flyer miles is often the most enticing element of a new miles card, but other perks, coupled with reasonable rates, can make the card worth keeping for the long term. Additional perks may include fee waivers on checked baggage, priority boarding and access to an airline’s airport club.

If you decide to hold onto a miles credit card long-term, it’s strongly advised to stay on top of your monthly balance. Annual fees and relatively high interest rates can offset the benefits of the cards if you don’t manage them diligently. Even if you’re unsure how long you’ll hold onto the card, review all of its terms with the care and respect you would give to any other credit offer.

Learn your airline’s conversion system for frequent flyer miles, so you’ll understand how it converts to airfare. Learning the miles system will also help you discern differences between miles card offers and enable you to make a much more informed decision. For example, one offer may include a higher amount of miles but less ancillary perks.

Eligible Spending

Study the list of partners your credit card company and airline has, so you can studiously use your miles card to accrue points. Considering the relatively high interest rates miles cards can carry, it’s best to maximize the rewards you receive each time you use one.

Airline companies often double or triple the miles you receive when using your card to purchase their services. And because airlines partner with companies besides lending agencies, you can also rack up miles for related services such as ground transport and lodging. Check out your airline’s full list of partners. You may stand to accrue points or receive discounts on services ranging from restaurants and retail outlets to spas and salons.

Converting Your Miles from Points to Perks

Miles are converted as a cent or two per mile and redeeming them is almost as simple as applying a coupon to your airfare. You should try to tactfully use your miles to maximize the benefits you’ll receive from them. But understand that it’s extremely difficult to apply your miles without overusing them or underutilizing them on your fare. For example, miles are traditionally redeemed in large increments or applied to tiers of fares. Airlines may require you to spend your miles in increments of 5,000 or 10,000. So if your miles are converted to roughly $.02 per mile, that’s approximately $100 or $200 you’d have to exact to cover your desired fare.

Using Your Perks for Accommodations

If you’ve done your research on desirable flights and you find an economical flight would consume too many of your miles, you could seek other ways to offset the cost of your trip. Many airlines will allow you to use your miles on lodging, car rentals and dining services with their partner companies. Before rushing to spend your miles on airfare, compare the savings you could enjoy on airfare with the discounts you could apply on other areas of your trip.

The Road Starts Here

Amassing frequent flyer miles is a prudent step in ensuring your airfare is always available at a competitive price. Saving a large store of miles can even equate to free airfare. Careful planning and stewardship with your miles credit card will enable you to fly more frequently, whether on a whim or






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Ultimate Mother’s Day – Target, Movies & Dinner



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