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Bing Teacher Appreciation through DonorsChoose.org

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I worked in a daycare for around 7 months back in 1997.  Let me tell you it was one of the toughest and most rewarding jobs I ever had.  I worked with the 3 and 4 year old children.  It was very fun teaching them every day, playing with them, listening to their stories.

It was also one of the most stressful jobs I ever had.  I truly give teachers a lot of credit.  They have a tough job!  They deal with many children, many different parents, trying to teach a wide range of levels of education within one classroom, budgets and much much more. 

Teachers are the ones that truly teach our kids.  I do a lot at home with my girls, but it is always their teachers that seem to make it click it for them.  They are the ones that teach us to read, write, math, science, history ...

They also are the ones that witness many of our childrens milestones.  I still remember all of the kids I had in my daycare classes.  Every single one of them left an impression on me and that was only in 7 short month…

Giveaway ~ Chicken Soup for the Soul ~ Thanks Dad & Nascar!

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I have two great giveaways lined up for the Dad in your life ~ Wether it is your dad or your children's dad :)


First up is ~ Chicken Soup for the Soul Thanks Dad


This book gives fathers the pat on the back they deserve. Children of all ages share their heartfelt words of thanks and loving memories in this collection of 101 stories. Personal accounts of learning from Dad's example and lasting lessons, special moments and memorable outings, encouragement and expectations will bring any father joy, inspiration, and laughs. Whether the reader is a new dad, a father of teens, a father of grown children, or a grandfather, these heartwarming and humorous stories will resonate with him. He may even find that his kids did pay attention after all!


Next is for the Nascar fan ~ Chicken Soup for the Soul: Nascar: 101 Stories of Family, Fortitude, and Fast Cars







Get behind the driver's seat with these personal tales and anecdotes from inside the race track. Famous drivers and their families…

Sex in the City 2 Soundtrack Giveaway

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I didn't' have paid channels when Sex in the City aired, but when it moved to regular cable channels, I caught up on the show and LOVE IT!


Now, not only is there one movie, but Sex in the City 2 is in theaters right now! 



Sex and the City 2 has a Facebook page as well, Click HERE to become a fan!

Here are a few fun items in relation to this new movie and the soundtrack: You can win a call from Sarah Jessica Parker (http://bit.ly/O2OSJPcall)The soundtrack features a brand-new duet "Love is Your Color" by Grammy and Academy Award winner Jennifer Hudson, along with global superstar, multi-platinum recording artist and three-time Grammy Award nominee Leona Lewis.Soundtrack includes a new song by platinum-selling CeeLo and International superstar Dido also contributes an exclusive new track.Grammy, Emmy, Golden Globe, Tony and Academy Award winner Liza Minnelli covers Beyonce's chart-topper "Single Ladies (Put A Ring On It)".12-time Grammy Award winner Alicia K…