Blue’s Clues and You! Let’s Learn With Blue DVD Giveaway

Join Blue, Josh, and their friends for clue-filled learning games in Blue’s Clues and You! Let’s Learn With Blue! First, Blue will help kids learn their ABCs … and practice letter recognition and sound too. Next up, Josh is COUNTING on preschoolers to help him with his 123s as he counts Blue Dollars and figures out what Blue wants to buy at the store. By asking kids direct questions like he always does, Josh invites them to learn about science: examining the world through a magnifying glass, meeting the Sun, and learning the Planets Song too. And preschoolers will learn clue into colors and even color mixing as they help Josh and Blue paint a picture of their friends. Kids will love to learn and play the Blue’s Clues & You! way!

Episodes Include:

  • ABCs with Blue
  • 123s with Blue
  • Science with Blue
  • Colors Everywhere with Blue

Blue’s Clues & You! Let’s Learn With Blue will be available on DVD on May 24, 2022, for the suggested retail price of $10.99.


Now onto the giveaway….

One reader is going to win a copy of  the Blue’s Clues and You! Let’s Learn With Blue DVD.

To enter, leave a comment stating which character is your favorite.

I will give you additional entries for each of the following:

I will end this giveaway on 5/30 at 5 pm EST.

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Naipo Ocuddle Shoulder Massager

The Naipo Ocuddle shoulder massager with adjustable heat and adjustable straps gives a revitalizing massage and would make a wonderful Mother’sDay gift!!!


  • Two 4-finger shiatsu massage nodes rotate bidirectionally with 3 optional speeds to replicate in-person massage experience.
  • Comfortable Heat Massage: 2-level focal heat technology provides the temperature that suits you to release soreness and create comfort. 
  • Adjustable Straps:  The adjustable shoulder strap is different from other massagers’.You can adjust it according to your body height and comfortable position.
  • Comfortable Material: Soft, breathable fabric reduces friction. and is removable to wash for long-term hygiene. Premium PU leather can be kept clean with a simple wipe. Sleek gray color makes a modern look and feel.


  • 1 Shiatsu Neck Shoulder Massager

  • 1 Carrying Bag

  • 1 Wall Adapter

  • 1  Car Adapter (so you can use it in your vehicle)

  • 1 User Manual

I really love the carrying bag that comes with it. It’s perfect for when you want to bring the massager with you while you travel !

The best thing about this massager is how you can use it on multiple body parts including your neck, back, shoulders, waist, calves, feet and more.

My thoughts….

I absolutely loved this massager. It got really deep into my neck, shoulder and back muscles to relieve the pain I experience from muscle tension.  I would highly recommend it to all my readers, friends and family !!!


The company has generously offered my readers a 25% off code to use on their Shoulder massager with Bag. Use code EQ7NN6Y7 to drop the price to only $37.49. But don’t hesitate because the code expires May 5, 2022.

Also thru May 8th you can head over to their Facebook page and enter to win one (winner will be announced May 11th).

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Delicious Beef Barbecue Recipes for Your Summer Grill

Summer is the perfect time to break out the grill and cook delicious beef barbecue recipes. There are endless possibilities for creating tasty barbecue meals.

This article gives the most popular beef barbecue recipes. Whether you’re in the mood for a quite simple meal or something a little more complex, fire up the grill and get cooking.

1) Grilled Beef Skewers

Australia is a leading country in beef production. Around 70 per cent of beef production is shipped to more than 100 destinations. One of the most preferred cooking styles is grilling.

Look no further than these grilled beef skewers if you’re looking for a quick and easy recipe to feed a crowd. Thread beef onto skewers with your favourite vegetables, then grill over medium-high heat until cooked to your liking. Serve with a simple salad or rice dish on the side.

You can add any veggies you like to these skewers, but we particularly love beef and peppers together.

You can also cook the beef skewers in the oven if you’re short on time. Just preheat your oven to 400ºC and bake for about 1520 minutes, or until cooked through.

2) Summer Teriyaki Stir Fry Beef Recipe

If you love the flavours of summer, then this recipe is for you. Tender strips of lean beef are cooked in a sweet and sticky teriyaki sauce before being tossed with crisp vegetables. It’s the perfect meal to enjoy al fresco on a warm evening.

Some tips to add extra flavour:

-Add a pinch of dried chilli flakes to the teriyaki sauce for a bit of heat.

-Use fresh ginger in the sauce for a zesty kick.

-For extra veggies, add some sliced bell peppers or sugar snap peas to the stir fry.

This recipe is best enjoyed with:

-A cold glass of iced tea

-A salad of mixed greens

-Freshly steamed rice.

3) Charred Korean Kalbi Steak With Fried Rice And Cucumber Salsa

This Korean kalbi steak recipe is easy to follow and bound to impress your guests.

First, marinate the beef in soy sauce, brown sugar, sesame oil, garlic, and ginger. Then, cook the beef on a preheated grill until charred.

Meanwhile, cook the rice in a frypan with some oil. Once the beef is cooked, slice it up and add it to the frypan with the rice.

Before adding some frozen peas, diced cucumber, spring onions, and sesame seeds, stir everything together. Serve everything on a plate and enjoy.

4) Korean Barbecue Short Ribs Recipe

Ribs are the proper cut of meat for grilling they’re packed with flavour and always a hit with a crowd. These Korean Barbecue Short Ribs are marinated in a sweet and savourysauce, then grilled to perfection. Serve them with rice and vegetables for a complete meal.

The best flavour comes from grilling the ribs over charcoal, but you can also use a gas grill. If you have only less time, you can cook the ribs in the oven. Just be sure to baste them with the sauce regularly to keep them moist.

5) Carne Asada Burritos

Burritos are a hearty, satisfying meal and are among the popular beef recipes for summertime. This Carne Asada Burrito recipe features grilled beef, rice, beans, and salsa wrapped up in a soft tortilla. Serve with a side of guacamole or sour cream for extra flavour.


Beef is an excellent option for your summer barbecue. There are many tasty and delicious recipes to choose from, so you can find the perfect one for your taste.

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Curious About Traveling to Thailand on a Budget? Here are Five Tips

Thailand is a popular tourist destination, especially its capital, Bangkok. However, if you haven’t been here before, you’ll need to do proper research and planning before buying a plane ticket. It’s very easy to get lost, stranded, or in trouble if you don’t know what you’re doing.

So, if you’re planning on visiting this vibrant country soon, consider these tips to get the most out of your trip.

1) Find Good Transportation

Depending on what part of Thailand you’ll be visiting and for how long, you’ll need to figure out transportation ahead of time. Larger cities like Bangkok will offer public transportation. However, you can also choose a car rental in Bangkok if you’re confident in your driving abilities. This is the easiest and fastest way to get around the city. You’ll spend less time waiting for city buses and more time exploring.

Like most cities, taxis are a common sight in Bangkok and are easy to spot in either bright pink, or a vibrant yellow and green. Just make sure your driver uses the meter for fares.

2) Drink Enough Water

Thailand has notoriously hot, humid weather, especially during the monsoon season. It’s very important to stay hydrated by drinking more water than you sweat out sincesevere dehydration can cut a trip short.

It’s recommended that you don’t drink tap water in an unfamiliar country. Stick to water purchased from a bottle or pouch, for which there are plenty of affordable vendors. Carry water with you at all times, and don’t ration it if you start to feel thirsty.

3) Practice Simple Conversation

Thai is the official language of Thailand and is the most widely spoken in the country by far. Knowing basic sentences to ask for directions, order food, and use polite greetings will go a long way and save you headaches down the line.

It can also help to write certain phrases down ahead of time, such as directions to the hotel you are staying at. That way, you can take a taxi back to your room with no hassle or miscommunication.

4) Carry Enough Cash

You’ll have a hard time using bank cards or credit cards in a foreign country. You could be on the hook for high fees if it even goes through. The solution to this is carrying cash for everything you will want or need to buy while abroad.

The currency of Thailand is the Baht. You can go to your local bank to get the exchange rate and withdraw the cash if available. You may need to check several banks to find one that can do the exchange.

Budget ahead of time, leaving room for emergencies, surprise purchases, and souvenirs.

5) Know Local Laws

Ignorance of the law isn’t an excuse in any part of the world, Thailand included. Take some time to brush up on the laws and customs of where you will be traveling so you don’t do something illegal by mistake.

Knowing the cultural aspects of where you will be staying will also be helpful. Being polite and courteous will go a long way in many situations, in the same way, that accidentally being impolite can cause extra trouble.

The Bottom Line

Any trip takes a lot of planning, but that shouldn’t deter you from going to the destination of your dreams. It may be worth it to pick up a couple of extra things like travel insurance, photocopies of your passport, and translated paper guides, just to be safe.

At the end of the day, the most important thing is to enjoy yourself; that’s why you’re there, after all.

Just be careful, do your research, and stay hydrated, and you’ll have a great time in Thailand.

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