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Get Mom The Perfect Gift With Seize The Deal!

I've said it once, I've said it twice...if you haven't checked out Seize the Deal on our website, you clearly have zero interest in saving money.  We have GREAT items for all occasions, wants and needs with savings up to 50% off.  Mother's Day is this Sunday, May 8th and there's still time to get mom THE best gift.  

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How Do You Make A 6-Year-Old Earn Her Snack? [VIDEO]

Kindergartners in Augusta had Monday and Tuesday off this week.  So, my Chloe had to stay with Nana while I was at work.  What happens at Nana's stays at Nana's is the motto.  Today, a scavenger hunt for swiss cake rolls.  (shake my head...I'd prefer an apple)

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Category: DIY, Family, Offbeat
Maine on the Map
Marcio Silva

The Ten Best Places To Live In Maine has released their list of the Best Places To Live for 2016. They used these metrics to achieve their rankings: Amenities, Cost of Living, Crime, Education, Employment, Housing and Weather. Here is their Top Ten Best Places To Live in Maine for 2016.

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May the Fourth Be With You

Things To Celebrate In May!

Of course, there's the obvious days like: May 4th (Star Wars), Cinco De Mayo (May 5th) & Mother's Day (May 8th).  There are a lot of other recognition and observances happening in the month of May.  Some that might have special meaning to you and some that are just plain funny.  Here is a list of things to celebrate in the 5th month of the year:

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Question Mark

TBT: Check Out This Picture Of Sarah Being A Complete Sissy Pants

Hey, we all have that one thing that makes us scream (and perhaps pee a little).  So, don't judge me.  But, yes, when I look at this picture...I do hang my head in shame (well, I fusion prohibits such actions) at the thought that I responded in such a manner on one of THE best Disney rides.  Just goes to show, cameras are EVERYWHERE!!

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Best Road Trips In Maine

Travel and Leisure Magazine had a nice article on taking some of the best road trips in Maine. Most of these are designed for tourists but us Mainers can make these into some great day trips. Here's their list of the Best Road Trips in Maine.

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Maine Escape Games
courtesy of Tim Morin on Facebook

Maine Escape Games – Get Locked In A Room – Find Your Way Out!!

Where has this place been my entire life?  I recently learned of Maine Escape Games on Facebook from a friend who just had the experience of a lifetime.  If you are into gaming, challenges, mental looks like Maine Escape Games is the upcoming 'good time' for families, tourists, friends etc.  

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mefishwildlife, youtube
mefishwildlife, youtube

Destination Maine: Maine Wildlife Park In Gray

With school vacation week upon us, families are looking for fun things to do together. Might we suggest a visit to the Maine Wildlife Park in Gray. They have opened for the 2016 season and are open daily from 9:30 until 4:30.

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McCoy Crank Calls Sarah’s 6 Year-Old With Crazy Questions [VIDEO]

Background to this story:  My mom has a landline phone...which seems to be an 'oddity' for kids nowadays.  Mom hasn't given the phone number to anyone...I didn't even know it.  But yet, companies and organizations call the number looking for someone.  So, mom has allowed my 6-year-old Chloe to answer the phone and 'handle' whoever is on the other end.  

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2015 toc fest camping
Patrick Tewey

What’s Your Favorite Campground In Maine?

The snow is gone and the weather is warming up, time to go camping! Maine has so many great campgrounds. Whether you pitch a tent, have a pop-up camper of a huge RV.

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