Nanny’s New Year’s Tradition

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Nanny always had two New Years traditions.  One was common, eating black-eyed peas (yuck!).  The other was not so common.  She tried to do everything on New Year’s Day that she wanted to be able to do in the coming year.  Her list always included cleaning house, shopping and fishing (no matter what the weather!)…. Read more »

My Thanksgiving Thankfulness Journal

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This is not a blog post for you. It’s a blog post for me. It won’t be full of pictures or carefully chosen words. It’s just me, reminding myself of all the things I have to thank God for. I won’t, I can’t, be complete here. If I did, this post would be 5,000 words… Read more »

Carpentree Online Coupon Code

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Click for Coupon Code

Big News! Carpentree has given us an exclusive online coupon code just for Read My Chicken Scratch readers! So visit Carpentree.com today and choose something wonderful with your savings.  And don’t forget to enter our Holiday Gift Guide giveaway for a free piece of framed art. Related posts: Save Money Online Saving Money With Matchups Planning… Read more »

Start Your Engines! Forza 4 and M&M’s

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Gaming is better with M #FueledbyMM

My family loves playing video games – and video games with cool cars are a special bonus.  So when we had the opportunity to check out Forza 4, we jumped at the chance.  We had so much fun planning our get together and deciding on the perfect “gaming” snack to prepare.  Nobody has time for… Read more »

Win a $400 Gift Card to Amazon.com!

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Amazon Giveaway

And the winner is….. Connie Tucker I have some of the best blogger friends in the world!  And I am so excited to be able to host this amazing giveaway with them.  If you don’t follow each and every one of these ladies, you are missing out.  So go – follow them all now!  And… Read more »

A Heart for “The Least of These”

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J-Bear and Josie

Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me. Matthew 25:40 I don’t think it’s hard for anyone to see that I’m proud of my family.  I brag on my kids regularly – to you all and everyone else.  But this… Read more »