Hello! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas and are now gearing up for the new year. I am in full on planning and organizing mode and I hope to accomplish a lot before 2016 rolls in.
I want to let you all know how much I appreciate all of you who take part each week in the Turn it Up Tuesday linky party. I truly enjoy partying with you. I will no longer be hosting the party in 2016 though. I’m sure I’ll still come play with you but you will have to find the linky on one of the other host’s pages from now on. Let’s get to the party!
New Years is only a few days away…can you believe it??!!
What do you plan to do with the remainder of the Holiday season? What are you planning to accomplish in 2016? What are your resolutions? Share all of your amazing posts with us!
And this is the time of the year to share your year-in-review posts…feel free to share them with us! We can’t wait to check them out!
Welcome to the 119th week of Turn It Up Tuesday! Thank you for stopping by and linking up with us this week, and every week, as we have some fun linking up and getting to know each other! We had quite an amazing week last week, and it’s because of all of you! We are so happy to have you all join us for another amazing week!
Turn It Up Tuesdays is all about being happy, excited, energetic…and having fun! Link up all of your favorite posts (old or new) and meet some awesome bloggers in return! Link up your funny stories, DIY posts, recipes, mommy moments — anything at all. We want to laugh, be entertained, be inspired, and have a good time! Thanks so much to everyone that joins us each week and makes this link party the best that it could be!
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Welcome the lovely ladies of Turn It Up Tuesday!
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Natasha from Epic Mommy Adventures | Stacey from This Momma’s Ramblings | Cathy from A Peek Into My Paradise | April from April Noelle | Tina from The Happy Creations | Tiffany from MrsTeeLoveLifeLaughter | Cindy from Mom Maven | Melissa from The Coupon Chronicles | Kelly from Making-More | Silvie from My Silly Little Gang | Mari from Living in Mommywood | Tenns from Bliss & Faith | Kimberly from Being a Wordsmith | Nancy from Afro-Chic Mompreneur | Kimberly from Keystrokes by Kimberly | Kelly from Mum-bo-Jumbo | Elaine from Ramblings of a Bad Domestic Goddess | Ginger from Does Your Sister Have Normal Hair | Free from Couponin Diva | Kori from Just Another Mom | Bev from Eclectic Red Barn | Dawn from Pretty Shabby UK | Anuja from All I Do
And welcome our awesome guest hosts for December!
(from the top – left to right)
Interested in being a guest host for the month or becoming a permanent co-host?
Complete the form here! Monthly guest hosts will be chosen on a first come first-serve basis.
Here are the Featured posts from last week!
Mari chose Peppermint & Whipped Vodka Hot Chocolate Recipe from Home Cooking Memories. “This looks tasty like it has just the right amount of kick lol thanks Brandie for the share.”
Mari chose Gooey Peppermint Smore Cookies from Busy Being Jennifer. “I enjoyed Jennifer’s s’mores share I always love to try new ways of this delish treat :)”
Tiffany chose The Best Fried Chicken Sandwich from Happy Valley Chow. “I am definitely missing out on something because I need this sandwich in my life. It looks absolutely amazing – and delicious! Perfect easy dinner or lunch.”
Tiffany chose A Star Wars review for geeks, from an obsessive fan (SPOILERS) from Domestic Bliss Squared. “Because Star Wars. I got to see it on Premier Day and I’m already planning another movie trip to see it again! Yes Please!”
Chris chose Winter Sangria Recipe from A Pretty Life. “Love sangria & this looks perfect for a winter party.”
Chris chose New Year’s Eve Party: Pineapple Champagne Punch Recipe from Lipgloss and Crayons. “With New Years Eve just around the corner champagne punch is a must!”
Kimberly (Being a Wordsmith) chose 5 Tips for Buying Christmas Gifts at the Last Minute from Ramblings of a (Bad) Domestic Goddess. “Elaine taps into a real conundrum for procrastinating folks like me. She gives some great tips on what to buy when you are late in crossing everything off your Christmas list!”
Kimberly (Being a Wordsmith) chose How To Create The Perfect Pinnable Image from DIY Crush. “I am a big fan of Pinterest and PicMonkey, so Denise at DIY Crush’s post gave me just the info that I needed. Check out her advice on making your pins more pinnable!”
Tina chose Peanut Butter Whirligig Cookies from Sweet Mornings. “Peanut Butter Whirligigs?What a lovely idea, I’ve never seen anything similar. Thanks so much for sharing your recipe with us.”
Tina chose Pomegranate Lemon Cupcakes from Lou Lou Girls. “Very interesting recipe,l’ve never tried this combination and I certainly want to try this. Thanks so much for sharing your recipe with us.”
Natasha chose Non-Toy Gifts for Little Kids from Love My Messy Messy Mess. “It’s so true – sometimes we are so focused on only buying toys for our kids, but we have to take a step back and buy more useful gifts. This a great list of non-toy gifts. Thanks for sharing!”
Natasha chose Why I Promote My Own Blog Posts from MBSANOK on BlogHer. “Great post! As a blogger, sometimes it becomes too much to do it all on your own. But it is so important to promote yourself! Only you know what’s best for you and your blog, so it makes sense to make the time to promote yourself. Thanks for sharing!”
The post with the most views last week is How I’m Getting Financially Fit in 2016 from Stay at Home Yogi.
Stop by and show some love to our featured bloggers this week! I’m sure they’d all appreciate it!
If you were featured above, feel free to share the badge below with pride on your blog or website!
And the Best of the Best goes to…
Peppermint & Whipped Vodka Hot Chocolate Recipe from Home Cooking Memories
The Best Fried Chicken Sandwich from Happy Valley Chow
Show some love to our Best of the Best blogger this week!!!!
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So now that you’ve seen all that we have to offer in this week’s Turn It Up Tuesday,
let’s get started!
– Show some love to your hosts and co-hosts simply by following them on social media and leaving a comment so they can follow you back.
– Link up as many posts as you’d like! The more, the merrier!
– Check out some of the other posts and make some new friends!
– Grab the button below and showcase on your sidebar! Invite your fellow bloggers to join the fun!
Link up your posts, make some friends, and earn the chance to be featured or become the Best of the Best on Turn It Up Tuesday! We will feature the favorite posts each week! **Disclaimer: Adding your link to this link party gives permission to Epic Mommy Adventures, along with co-hosts, guest hosts, and participants of Turn It Up Tuesday, to share your posts and pictures via social media and as features, roundups, etc. with an explicit link back to the original source.**
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