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 doing it!   Use a calendar.  Hang a calendar in an area where all the family can see.   Update the calendar daily with events, doctors appointments, work and after school hours, … [Continue reading...]

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 ALotOnYourPlate.com?  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 contact.alotonyourplate@gmail.com or … [Continue reading...]

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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How To Have More Patience


How To Have More Patience   Do not let your emotions run on auto-pilot.  Live in the moment and be aware of your thoughts, always.  Acknowledge how you are feeling at that present moment and think before you speak or react.   Showing patience is a form of respect.  Patience is a simple way to show others that their opinions […]

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Giveaway Time!

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Have You Entered The Latest Giveaway?   Details: All can enter! One lucky winner will be chosen at random and contacted via WordPress, Facebook, or Twitter.   If chosen, I will be asking for your full name and the address you would like your prize sent to! *Please note, I MUST be able to contact you […]

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