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Bikes, bikes, and more bikes!

For the fourth year in a row now, hubby and I have donated bikes, along with the help of generous family and friends, for our beloved Jingle Bikes For Kids. Once again, we were up early to load the bikes and deliver them to the Toys For Tots toy drive at the Walmart in Oldsmar, as part of the Magic …

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#GivingTuesday and Jingle Bikes For Kids

Today is #GivingTuesday, a global day dedicated to giving back, always on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving, kicking off the charitable season.      I had the pleasure of joining the Tampa Bay Bloggers earlier today for a Twitter chat that focused on #GivingTuesday. It was a great hour-long discussion on different ways to give back to your community. Whether you …

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Friday Happiness & Giveaway Winner

Life is so busy these days as they always are during the holiday season. So much going on and my blogging time has taken a back seat. But I wanted to take a few minutes to share some Friday happiness and announce the winner of my 26.2 Bangle Bracelet giveaway…     1. We delivered 10 bikes to Toys For …

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Sports Buddies Day with our Little Brother!

Since becoming a Big Couple for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Pinellas County back in August, we have spent quite a bit of time with our Little Brother. We have taken him bowling, to Celebration Station, to the batting cages, and out for pizza. For the last couple of months, we have been spending Wednesday evenings with him at the …

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Another successful year for Jingle Bike For Kids…

    This was our second year collecting bikes for kids. Hubby and I started Jingle Bikes For Kids last year and knew we had to do it again this year. We hope to do it every year, bigger and better each time. Last week, our collection of bikes grew as we picked up several and one was delivered to …

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