Great Gift Idea For Men: The Dollar Shave Club!

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Great Gift Idea For Men: The Dollar Shave Club!   Give the men in your life the gift of a smooth shave and savings without breaking your own bank!   As seen in Forbes magazine and The Wall Street Journal as well as on ABC News, The Dollar Shave Club is quickly becoming the club to join for a great shave for just a few bucks a month!   Behind the Dollar Shave Club: Co-founders Mike Dubin and Mark Levine met at a party and got on the topic of the frustration of purchasing … [Continue reading...]

Super Easy Bay Scallop Bake

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Super Easy Bay Scallop Bake   Ingredients: 1 pound of bay scallops, rinse and drained 2 ½ tablespoons of salted butter, melted 1 teaspoon of garlic powder ½ teaspoon of paprika ½ cup of seasoned breadcrumbs ¼ cup of grated Parmesan cheese a dash of dried parsley Optional: lemon slices   Directions: 1. Pre-heat the oven to 400° F (or 200 C). 2. In a casserole dish, pour the melted butter over the bay scallops and mix until the scallops are completely … [Continue reading...]

Ways To Get The Family Organized

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Ways To Get The Family Organized   Make organizing fun.  The last thing you want to do is make your family feel like getting and staying organized is too much work.  My eBook, “Step by Step: A Guide To Organizing Your Home and Life” helps make the task of organizing, easier than ever, while having fun […]

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Advertising And Promotional Giveaway Opportunities!

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  Advertising And Promotional Giveaway Opportunities!   Brands and bloggers welcome!   Are you interested in having a banner displayed or co-hosting a promotional giveaway on  Brands like Camarena Tequila and Chobani Greek Yogurt have co-hosted fabulous giveaways with A Lot on Your Plate and you could be next! For details or questions on advertising and/or co-hosting a future promotional giveaway, contact Jessica at […]

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15 Unique Hot Dog Toppings


15 Unique Hot Dog Toppings   The Captain Crunch. Captain Crunch cereal with a drizzle balsamic vinegar glaze.   The Mac and Cheese Dog.  Macaroni and Cheese with a sprinkle of bacon bits.   The Sweet and Salty.  A tablespoon of melted butter mixed with a teaspoon of brown sugar, brushed onto the hot dog.   The Cheese Burger Dog. […]

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Iced Tea, Lemon and Cucumber Ice Pops

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Iced Tea, Lemon and Cucumber Ice Pops   Ingredients: 1 lemon (sliced) 1/2 a cucumber (sliced or cubed) iced tea mix 2 cups of water ice  pop molds Instructions: 1. Prepare the iced tea mix as directed on the package and place in the fridge to cool. 2. Bring 2 cups of water to a boil. […]

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Mini Fried Raviolis

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 Mini Fried Raviolis   Ingredients: 1 bag of mini ravioli 1 cup of breadcrumbs 1 beaten egg 2 cups of extra virgin olive (or vegetable) oil Optional: a cup of marinara for dipping   Directions: 1. Prepare the ravioli as described on the package. While waiting for the raviolis to cook, use this time to heat the […]

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Vacationing On A Budget

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Vacationing On A Budget   Start saving now. It’s never to soon to start saving for a vacation, even if you don’t know when or where your going.   Research the location of your stay. Once you have picked your destination whether near or far, research the area.  Check to see if there is a welcome center or […]

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