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Raki Wright
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Easy Ways to Soften Your Hands

Although I have dry skin, I’ve learned a few ways to soften my skin by making conscious decisions during the course of my day. #dryskin   #skin   #dial  #ad

http://outsidetheboxmom.com/easy-ways-to-soften-your-hands/
Hands take a beating every day. But, there is an easy way to soften your hands by changing up your routine just a little. Disclosure: The Dial® Brand provided me with sample product in exchange for participating in brand related activities. All opinions are my own. Although I have dry skin, I’ve learned a Continue reading
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This post brought to you by MassMutual. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Outside the Box Mom. During Black History Month, learn about more than just history, learn about YOUR history. How to Make Black History Month Personal to You I am excited to join MassMutual in celebrating Black History Month Continue reading
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I'm sharing four easy tips to save you a lotta cash at +Heather Bowen 's blog Mama Goes Frugal today! #budgeting  #savemoney #resolutions

HOW TO SAVE MONEY ON YOUR NEW YEAR'S RESOLUTIONS:
http://www.mamagoesfrugal.com/save-money-new-years-resolut…/
Looking to save money this year on your New Year's Resolutions? Here are some great ideas!
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Mexican is my favorite to make at home. Add in the grilled element (hubby can grill) and I'm in love!
 
Love grilling as much as I do? Be sure to check out this guest post by +Cookerati. Summer Grilled Fajita Dinner
#grilling   #summerrecipes   
Hi, I’m Diana from Cookerati, a cooking and dining community. It was started by a group of people in 2007, the other members of the team have moved on to other endeavors, so now Cookerati is run by just me. I started out cooking as a the oldest daughter in a family of 6 kids …
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This looks similar to Panera Bread's seasonal salad. Only, you can make it anytime of year yourself. Would have never thought to add fruit to my salad. Yumm! Thanks for sharing.
We were blessed with a BEAUTIFUL Sunday out here in west Texas.  It was the kind of day where it would be a crime to stay indoors.  It's funny how my mom and I are constantly on the same wave length.  Just as I was about to c...
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Win a copy of a new Blu-Ray movie.  Might arrive before #Christmas, as a good stocking stuffer.
Enter to win a Blu-ray #MovieMagic #Giveaway. Disclosure:  This giveaway, promotional content, and prize is provided by and shipped by Blu-Ray and/or its representatives.  No compensation was received for sharing this post. You Haven’t Seen Your Favorite Movie Until You’ve Seen the Special Features! This Holiday rediscover the #MovieMagic behind your favorite Continue reading
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When it comes to your next move, does your checklist include the three most important packing tips? #packing   #moving  #ad

3 Packing Tips Everyone Should Use

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When it comes to your next move, does your checklist include the three most important packing tips? Disclosure: I have partnered with a sponsor to write this post. Infographic provided by 1-800-PACK-RAT. I have been compensated for my time spent writing. All opinions are my own. As mentioned in my post 10 Reasons Continue reading
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Are you looking for a better-for-you Game Day recipe featuring traditional football food like buffalo wings? #SuperBowl #Recipe #ad

Buffalo Grilled Chicken Wedge Salad Recipe & #NaturallyFresh #Giveaway

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#SuperBowl #Recipe Are you looking for a better-for-you Game Day recipe featuring traditional football food like buffalo wings? Disclosure: This post is part of the blogger program by Naturally Fresh® and The Motherhood, who compensated me for my time and the development of this recipe. Opinions, experiences and photos shared here are my Continue reading
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Would you like to plan a summer vacation or staycation, but your funds are low? These tips will help you find the cash you need to enjoy the vacation you’ve been waiting for all year. This post is from Kristia at Family Balance Sheet: 5 Ways to Raise Cash for Your Summer Vacation 1. Continue reading
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I computed a few quotes by #MayaAngelou that can inspire us all as mothers.
medianet_width='600'; medianet_height= '120'; medianet_crid='845823781'; Dr. Maya Angelou was a poet, author, civil rights activist, and mother. She wrote, inspired, challenged, and embraced humanity. Image Credit: MayaAngelou.com In memory of Dr. Maya Angelo - poet, author, civil rights activist, and mother who died May 28, 2014, I have compiled a list of quotes that Continue reading
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Try thinking about your #grocery cart like the #food on your plate. Our nation’s new "plate" calls for 50 percent #fruits# and vegetables! The rest is divided between proteins and whole grains. Seems like a great way to start filling your cart.

Read more at: http://www.foodnetwork.com/how-to/a-guide-to-smart-supermarket-shopping-from-the-fn-kitchens/index.html?oc=linkback
Our grocery shopping guide arms you with the best ideas to make your next weekly supermarket trip productive and healthy.
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  • Outsidetheboxmom.com
    Blogger, 2011 - present
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Outside the Box Mom | quick, easy, time-saving tips and solutions to help busy, working moms find balance, easy meals, deals, and time for mom
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My name is Raki.  I started Outside the Box Mom as a place to encourage moms to use technology, deals, easy meals, and faith to balance taking care of home & family, while making time for mom.

Find tips on time management,  project management,  organizing, tips & tricks,  using internet resources,  faith,  and never paying retail.  You’ll learn your own ways to manage life with a husband,  kids,  career,  and not enough time!

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  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Communication Studies, 1996 - 2002
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