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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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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

The Many Health Benefits Of Water

May 21, 2018 | No Comments

We all know that we should drink as much water as we can, or at least eight glasses a day, but how any of us really make it that much of a priority in our lives? The truth is that most of us fail to get the right amount of water in our daily lives, […]

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Breakfast Buttons – Reminiscent of the Chocolate Chip Donuts That I Adored When Growing Up

May 20, 2018 | 6 Comments

Every time my mom and dad go back to Indiana, I beg them to bring back the chocolate chip donuts from Horst’s Little Bakery Haus.  I have been eating the same donuts since I was in 9th grade and would walk over to Dieken’s Bakery every morning before school.  (Horst actually worked for Mr. Dieken […]

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10 Accessories for your Farmhouse Style Kitchen

May 20, 2018 | No Comments

Simple farmhouse decor is a popular style for kitchens. If you’re not a designer yourself it can be hard to pick accessories that go well together and are functional. I’m sharing my top ten picks for farmhouse style kitchen accessories to make your decorating job a little less stressful and a lot more fun! Wall […]

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Fit and Fabulous Over 40: The Fitness Tips To Help

May 18, 2018 | 22 Comments

If you’ve hit the ripe old age of forty, then you might be concerned that you’re now technically classed as ‘mid-life’. You might resign yourself to the fact that you a middle-aged ‘spread’ around your waist is normal, and that you’re only as young as you think you are. While the latter is very true, […]

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7 Key Ways To Detox From Modern Life

May 18, 2018 | 2 Comments

Additives, toxins, stress, fear, war! These are all things that we are regularly exposed to in modern life, either directly or indirectly. Of course, the havoc that they can wreak on our systems is enormous, and they can affect not only our mood but also our mental and physical health as well. Luckily, there are […]

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It’s Not How Old You Are That Counts, But How Old You Feel

May 17, 2018 | No Comments

It’s not unusual for people to worry about how old they are. In today’s society, youth is revered as a sign of vitality and fun, and once you’re “over the hill,” then it’s assumed that your best days are behind you. But is this true? Research has shown that people tend to get happier in […]

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The Ultimate Guide To Overhauling Your Physical, Mental, And Spiritual Health

May 14, 2018 | 2 Comments

Ask yourself an honest question now: how do you feel on a daily basis? If the answer is low, uninspired, unmotivated, ugly, or any other negative word, you need a bit of an overhaul. If you know that your confidence could be better, your body could be healthier, and that your mental health isn’t great, […]

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Top Tips to Keep Modern Mothers in Financial Control!

May 14, 2018 | No Comments

Bossing your finances is never easy at the best of times, and it’s even trickier when you have a family to think about as well. There never seems to be enough money to go around, and your expenditure always seems higher than your income. That’s why you need some tips to help you be in […]

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Life Is A Beach Giveaway Hop

May 14, 2018 | 24 Comments

They say April showers, bring May flowers but I say it brings GIVEAWAYS. I’ve joined another great giveaway hop and am giving away a $20 Amazon Gift Card or Paypal Cash. It’s easy to enter, just enter on the form below and then be sure to check out all of the other great giveaways. Good […]

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Look After Your Future Well-Being With These Excellent Hints

May 13, 2018 | 1 Comment

It’s so important these days to take care of yourself and make sure you look after your health. There are a number of ways you can go about protecting and enhancing your health and well-being. You have so many options these days, and it is important to ensure that you put your health and fitness […]

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