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May 16 2017 Involvery Newsletter

Happy Tuesday!  We sure hope everyone had a wonderful and blessed Mother’s Day weekend!  The weather was perfect here and allowed us all to be outside enjoying the beautiful weather and most importantly – enjoying each other.

New on Involvery:

Would you like to get PAID to shop?

I do!

Here’s how I make money shopping online.

Want to Buy an Instant Pot?

I have an Instant Pot.  While I do love it, there are some things I wish I knew BEFORE I bought it.

(note: did you know you can “bake” potatoes in an Instant Pot?  Here’s the recipe)

Let’s Cook!

Charcoal Grilling 101 – if you’ve got a new charcoal grill and want to learn the easiest way to cook on it, read this article.

Here are some quick links in case you’re looking for some specific charcoal grilling tips:

There’s also an EASY honey mustard grilled chicken recipe on that page.

And don’t forget…

Father’s Day is sneaking up quickly!

(not that the dad’s will ever let us forget! lol!)

If you need a GREAT gift idea for Dad:  get a grilling tools tool set for him.  He’ll love it.

and hey, if Dad is a wine guy, get him one of these wine refrigerators.

Love the drinks at Sonic?

So do I! My favorite is their Cherry LimeAde – yum!

We have an awesome portable countertop ice maker that makes ice JUST like Sonic’s ice.

Learn more about these types of ice makers:


Fussy newborn?

Our niece just had a baby a few weeks ago and guess what?  He has COLIC!  Bless her heart – I know how trying it is as a mom.

If you think your baby might have colic or what to DO about baby colic:


Want a FUN DIY Project?

We’ve been making these Minion Terra Cotta Pots with the kids – SO fun and SOOO cute!

More Fun at


Hope everyone has a great week!


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Shark vs Dyson Vacuum Cleaners – Results

The whole Shark vs Dyson which vacuum cleaner is better battle has been driving me nuts… So I set out to answer the question once and for all.

When you compare Shark and Dyson vacuums, which one is really better?



More Resources:

Shark vs Dyson
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 12:54 AM

Shark vs Dyson. 5 likes. When it comes to vacuum cleaners, which is best – Shark or Dyson vacuums? That’s what the debate is here! Come on in and leave…
Shark vs Dyson – Which Vacuum is Best?
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 12:54 AM

Consumer results when comparing Dyson vacuum cleaners to Shark vacuums. Best value, best performance, best for the money, etc.
2016 Best Vacuum Cleaners
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 12:54 AMList of resources and reviews of the best rated vacuum cleaners for 2016. Best stick vacuum, best upright, best handheld, best cordless, best steam vac carpet cleaner, and best vacuum for pet hair included.
Dyson vs Shark Vacuum Cleaners – Which Vacuum is Best in 2016?
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 12:54 AM

Trying to choose between a Shark vacuum cleaner and a Dyson vacuum cleaner is really tough – they’re both really great vacuums! So which is best overall? Which is the best value for the money?
10 Best Vacuum Cleaners Under $300 in 2016
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 12:53 AM

2016 Vacuum Buying Guides:

The current Top 10 Best Rated Vacuum Cleaners all under $300 (some under $100)


How Long Do Dyson Vacuums Last? The Answer
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 12:52 AM

When you’re about to drop a good chunk of money on a vacuum, you naturally wonder if it will last. There is nothing good about spending hundreds of dollars on a vacuum cleaner only to have it break in a few months. A good, high-quality vacuum should last for YEARS.

Compare Shark and Dyson Vacuum Cleaners
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 12:48 AM
Shark vs Dyson – Which Vacuum Cleaner is Best?
Wednesday, June 15, 2016 12:48 AM

I’ve used both vacuums – and they’re both good. But, in my opinion based on performance AND based on price tag…. Shark wins hands-down. In fact, I bought both my daughter AND my daughter-in-law that Shark vacuum in the picture above for Christmas. They both LOVE their vacuums (and so do their husbands…