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Parenting After 40

After fostering for 2 years, I became a forever mom to Morgan and Mason at 42.  I always wanted kids, but I never thought that I would end up here at this point in my life.  At 45, I’m still single and enjoying my crazy, fun filled life with toddlers and infants.  But hey, they […]

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Florida Life

Originally from Indiana, I moved to Florida in 1999 and have lived in Volusia County, Florida ever since.  I love everything about Florida:  the beach, the sunshine, the people and the lifestyle.   Just a short drive from Daytona Beach and Orlando, we truly have the best of both worlds.

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Getting Healthy

I am on a path to a healthy life style and while not completely there, I’m working through it slowly but surely.  For me, this means cutting out my sugary sodas and substituting with water and tea.  It also means cooking at home more and eating high protein, low carb, no sugar foods that follow […]

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Reviews

I love getting things to review in the mail and helping to spread the word about things that I use and own. As a regular Amazon and online purchaser, I am a big believer in the power of reviews. Very rarely do I buy something without reading the reviews first. All of my reviews are […]

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Latest Posts

Beating Pain The Natural Way

April 16, 2019 | No Comments

For all the care you take of yourself, for all the exercise and healthy eating you do, there are some things that will always be unavoidable. There will always be illnesses that knock you on your butt and unexpected accidents that leaves you with a long fight back to full health and all out of […]

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5 Age Appropriate Disney Rides for your Toddler

April 10, 2019 | No Comments

5 Age Appropriate Disney Rides for your Toddler Being able to go to Disney as a toddler is their dream come true. If you took a trip to Disney as a child, you can relate, right? Walking through those gates and taking it all in for the very first time is a memory that will […]

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5 Age-Appropriate Disney Rides for your School-Aged Child

April 10, 2019 | No Comments

The beautiful thing about heading to Disney is that no matter the age of your child, they will remember and love different things each and every visit. When they are toddler age, they love to see and interact with the characters and when they become more school-aged, it’s all about the rides! No matter the […]

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3 Things You Should Always Do Before Trying To Sleep

April 8, 2019 | No Comments

Sleep is arguably the most important thing that human beings do. Sleep provides the chance for our bodies to regenerate cells, helps us to form memories, allows our minds to reset and process everything that has happened over the previous day; in a nutshell, sleep is just as important as eating, drinking, and staying warm […]

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Online Or Offline: Where Will You Progress?

April 5, 2019 | No Comments

As more elements of daily life shift to online, online vs offline is a common argument. Many people talk about shopping, but it’s not just the high street; many industries are struggling with it and others who benefit from both the online and physical world, so what do you think? Studying The most significant difference […]

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SEAWORLD ORLANDO IS NOW A CERTIFIED AUTISM CENTER

April 2, 2019 | No Comments

SEAWORLD ORLANDO IS NOW A CERTIFIED AUTISM CENTER Theme Park Joins Aquatica Orlando and Discovery Cove as first family of Orlando parks to be Certified Autism Centers Orlando, Fla. (April 2, 2019) — Today, on World Autism Awareness Day, SeaWorld Orlando announced that it has been designated as a certified autism center by The International […]

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Keto Lobster Bake Recipe

April 2, 2019 | No Comments

Do you LOVE lobster?  Lobster is one of those things that I would never consider “diet food”, but with this Keto Lobster Bake you can enjoy a delicious and healthy meal without the guilt. Plus, it’s something that you can meal prep and enjoy for several days. Keto Lobster Bake Serves 4 Ingredients: ● 1 […]

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Signs It’s Time For a Break

April 2, 2019 | No Comments

Do you ever feel like there aren’t enough hours in the day? It’s probably because there aren’t. Between taking care of the family, work, and everything else you need to get done during the day, you can easily feel overstretched and quite frankly, exhausted. However, the problem with being so busy is that it can […]

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Gift Ideas For The Young At Heart: Life Begins At 40, Right?

March 29, 2019 | No Comments

As you get older, birthdays and receiving gifts are just not all it is cracked up to be anymore. Especially with a young family. You tend to focus all your energy on them and their life milestones, instead of your own. This can often mean that giving a gift to someone who is older can […]

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4 Things You Have To Think About When Aging

March 27, 2019 | No Comments

Aging is always hard to think about, especially when you are thinking about someone you love. One of the hardest experiences for me has been seeing my parents age. Now, don’t get me wrong – I know that it is a natural process and I know that everyone, myself included, is aging each second, but […]

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