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Check out these gift ideas from Best Buy!

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Disclaimer: The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free With Expert Service and Unbeatable Price, it’s no wonder these top gifts from Best Buy are on our list this Holiday! If you have someone to shop for or still need to make a list of your own, make sure to check out these top picks and why they’d be the perfect fit!  Xbox One Xbox One was built by gamers, for gamers. With the best exclusive titles (Halo, Sunset Overdrive), the biggest blockbusters (Assassin’s Creed and Call of Duty) the hottest sports franchises (Madden 15, FIFA 15, NBA 2K15) and top family titles (Fantasia: Music Evolved, Just Dance 15, Skylanders) Xbox One takes gaming to a whole new level. In addition to being a great gaming console, Xbox one connects consumers unlike any other device.  Xbox … read more

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Muay Thai training in Thailand can bring benefits to both men and women

Muay Thai or Thai Boxing as some westerners call it is a martial art and combat sport which is often confused with kickboxing. Although they have similarities Muay Thai is a different sport with long tradition. The art of eight limbs as Muay Thai is known is a sport which involves kicks, punches, elbows and knee strikes. This means that those who are fighting in a Muay Thai match can use eight contact points. King Rama V was the first king to codify the rules of Muay Thai. He also made this sport became popular all over the world. Today Muay Thai is the national sport of Thailand. Schools have Muay Thai classes for all the boys going to elementary school. Many people tend to view this sport as some kind of violent sport used by thugs but once they start training they realize that this is a really sophisticated … read more

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Estella Baby Rattles Review

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We recently found out my cousin is having a baby. YAY! Such an exciting time. I am over the whole wanting a baby thing, but I LOVE babies so it will be awesome to have one I can visit on a regular basis! She isn’t quite far enough along to know what it is yet and it’s killing me! I want to shop. I can not wait to buy baby things. Thankfully, I got to review a couple awesome items recently that I will be giving to her as a baby shower gift in the near future! And since they are perfectly “gender neutral” they will be an excellent gift whatever the outcome! Estella  is an online luxury children’s clothing boutique based in New York City. They carry some of the most adorable baby items from organic clothing to blankets and rattles. I received two super cute Estella baby rattles and … read more

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Create a Holiday Smile with Operation Smile this Holiday Season

This is the time of year for spending time with loves ones, being thankful for your health, and spending way to much money on gifts. Some of us also make sure to give to our favorite charities as well to help encourage a special Christmas for other children in need. It is so easy to think about a child not having a Christmas, go pack up items at home or buy a few gifts to donate, sponsor a child from the Angel tree,… but there are children out there who need much more than a new toy. Some are born with cleft lip and cleft palate. This is a very had diagnosis for any parent and a very challenging lifestyle for the children and families living through it. With a big opening on the lip, roof of mouth, and even sometimes the jaw, it makes eating, speaking, and life in … read more

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Photographers dream gift- Cannon Camera at Best Buy!

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Disclaimer: The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. I know I have talked a lot about cameras lately.I really want to get into photography. Of course I’d love to take great photos for my blog, but that doesn’t warrant the cost of some of the cameras I have been looking at. Of course if my husband new I really wanted to get into photography as a hobby and maybe one day be able to blog AND do family photo shoots for others, he may be a bit more willing to let me spend a little more money. After looking at some friends pictures lately, I know this is what I want to do one day. How cool would it be to make a living taking amazing photos?? Makes me feel like a kid … read more

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