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Holiday Gifts on a Budget

On a budget? Here are some great gifts that won't break the bank! There are so many deals to be found from the comfort of your own home. 
Holiday Gift Guide: $15 Hobby-Themed Gift Ideas
A baker can never have enough of the essentials included in the basket above. I might even take some extra time and make a homemade cookie mix to add along with the store-bought mixes this year.
Children's Aprons, Women's Aprons, Men's Aprons, there's something for the whole family in so many styles. Add to a friend, a family member's or perhaps your own collection! 
Groopdealz is full of surprises and new deals every day. Up to 70% off all the time!
What's on your list this year? Have you started your shopping yet?
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Stand Out On Social Media Using Animoto

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Animoto's Marketing Video Buildercan turn pictures and video clips into videos and slideshows within minutes.  Create shareable marketing videos that will stand out on social and increase engagement. Whether you're a non-profit that needs to create awareness or a business trying to gain sales, you can save up to 50% with an annual plan.
The Professional Plan is the most popular and offers dozens of video styles that are professionally designed. You'll also have access to more than 1000 licensed songs. HD video creation is unlimited and square videos (perfect for social) are available as well.
The sooner you get started, the sooner you'll be able to reach your social goals! 

Which Cup Will Fill Up First?

Which cup would get full first? Is it 2? Maybe it is 3 or 4? Think carefully as this question may be trickier than it seems. Most people jump quickly to the conclusion and come up with the incorrect answer. 

Think it through and then check out the solution below. Did you figure it out? Leave a comment and let's see how many of us got it right!

Stylish Holiday Cards Made Easy!

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Holiday Kisses Christmas Photo Card
Minted has you covered when it comes to holiday cards! With so many styles to choose from, you're sure to find one that you love!
Feature your dear pup or family pet on a custom photo card or keep it simple with holiday themed cheer and imagery.
Forest Frame Holiday Card
You can even send a card with a picture of the kids or the whole family this year, so friends and relatives will have a keepsake for years to come! While I enjoy seeing friends' and family's photos on social media, there's nothing like getting an actual card to add to my collection.

It's a Silent Night Photo Card
I'm loving this year's selection of holiday cards because you can make them as unique as you would like. You can go as far as personalizing colours, shapes, paper style and more. 

Recipient addressing is also FREE for all cards, from Minted…

Pura Vida Bracelets Make The Best Gifts!

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Pura Vida Bracelets are always stylish and fun to wear. They also make the perfect gift for the person who has it all! Millions of people all over the world enjoy wearing these special bracelets and it does not take much to join in. Wear a few at a time to create your own unique look or wear one at a time! They are absolutely versatile and can be dressy or casual.

Pura Vida Bracelets can be purchased individually or there is also an option of joining the Pura Vida Monthly Club. You get 3 Exclusive Bracelets worth up to $50.00 and shipping to the U.S is Free! Above is an example of the October Pack of bracelets. The monthly cost is only $14.95 which works out to be less than $5.00 per bracelet! What a deal, right? If you are outside of the U.S. shipping is only $5.00. A surprise every month can sure cheer anyone up!

Pura Vida's Breast Cancer Awareness Bracelet
There are a …

Optical Illusion Dance

Dressed in black and white, these ladies sure know how to put on a show! Their optical illusion dance will have you guessing, laughing and very entertained. 
It's a talent show performance like no other. Much different than shows I've ever seen in the past. 

With weeks of practice, you can tell they worked hard to co-ordinate it all. Did you enjoy the show?

How Many Squares?

Some counted nine squares, while others counted 12 or more. How many squares do you see? Count them up and check out the video below to see if you found them all!

Budget Friendly Freezer Burritos

Whether it's breakfast burritos, lunch burritos, burritos for dinner or just a snack, this recipe has got you covered. Enjoy them immediately and freeze them for later too! 

Beef & Bean Burritos Makes: 6 burritos INGREDIENTS 1 pound ground beef 2 tablespoons taco seasoning 6 flour tortillas 1 16-ounce can refried beans 1 cup shredded Mexican cheese blend PREPARATION 1. Add ground beef to a large skillet over high heat and sprinkle with taco seasoning. Cook, breaking up the meat, until browned. Drain the fat and set aside to cool. 2. Assemble the burritos by microwaving the flour tortilla for 20 seconds, and begin to layer burrito starting with refried beans, followed by the cooked beef and cheese. 3. Fold in the left and right sides of the tortilla and roll it up from the bottom, tucking the bottom edge under the filling. Wrap in parchment paper and label. Freeze up to 1 month. 4. To reheat from frozen, wrap the burrito in a damp paper towel and microwave for 2-3 minutes, f…

Easy Homemade Donuts

There's nothing like a fresh donut! Make them easily at home with just a few ingredients and customize them to your liking. Dip them in cinnamon and sugar, drizzle chocolate on top, add some sprinkles or icing too! 

Take a look and see how simple it is to make your own donuts. Enjoy!

8 Of The Best Kitchen Appliances To Make No Fuss Food

It's always nice to take a break from cooking, but when you're having a lazy day and don't want to cook or go out, these are fun to use and will help you cook up a nice meal without a fuss!We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, we may receive a share of the sales from the links on this page.

1.Hamilton Beach Dual Breakfast Sandwich Maker

Make two of your favourite sandwiches in just 5 minutes. Perfect for those who can't agree on one type of sandwich because you can customize each one! Single Sandwich Maker also available.

2. Super Pot

Use it as a slow cooker or skillet. You choose! Once you get one, you won't remember how you got on without it. Also available in black.
3.  Cuisinart Smart Stick Immersion Blender

Whisk, chop, grind and mix with the Cuisinart Smart Stick Immersion Blender

4. Instant Pot Multifunctional Pressure Cooker

Has 14 built-in smart programs, including "steam," "sauté," "poultry," "slow cook,…

8 Kettles That Will Brighten Up Your Kitchen!

Pools With A View

Swimming at the local pool just doesn't compare to these pools with a view! These are the next best thing to swimming in the ocean.

Lavender Lemonade Recipe To Get Rid of Anxiety and Headaches

Lavender Lemonade not only tastes divine, it helps reduce anxiety and eases headaches as well! It looks pretty and is oh so refreshing. Enjoy :)