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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

Hurricane Season Starts June 1st So Stock Up With These Spring Deals From Publix

March 24, 2018 | 2 Comments

Hurricane Season Starts June 1st- So Stock Up With These Spring Deals From Publix This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Spring Savings available at Publix. The opinions and text are all mine. Hurricane season runs from June 1 through November 31. These dates indicate hurricane season for land that touches […]

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NECTAR Mattress Giveaway ~ 2 Winners! Ends 4/30/18

March 20, 2018 | No Comments

  I am so excited to bring you this amazing NECTAR Mattress Giveaway!    The mattress looks incredibly comfortable and has some great features including a cool cover.  Great for ladies like me who always seem to run hot.  🙂   NECTAR Mattress Giveaway! 2 Winners ~ Winners Choose Their Size Of Choice! TRV Up […]

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Brighten your kids lunch with the adorable Easter Bunny Cheese Sticks

March 16, 2018 | 1 Comment

This week my daughter was at gymnastics camp because school was out for spring break.  I had to pack a lunch for her each day, so I decided to make it super fun and put some special things in her lunch bag.  These Easter Bunny Cheese Sticks were a big hit with her and her […]

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14 Delicious Deviled Egg Recipes

March 14, 2018 | 9 Comments

Deviled eggs have always been a favorite with my family.  Whether it’s for a holiday like Easter or 4th of July or just Sunday dinner at my mom’s house.  Plus, they are a crowd pleasing party snack for events like Super Bowl, New Years Eve, and picnics. Deviled eggs are a really great food for […]

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Cirque Italia Water Spectacular Is A Must-See

March 14, 2018 | 1 Comment

We recently had the opportunity to see Cirque Italia in Sanford, Florida. Cirque Italia brings a custom designed water state to cities all over the country.  The stage holds 35,000 gallons of water that performers dazzle over while thrilling the audience with every move.    Cirque Italia brings talented artists from across the world under […]

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Amazing Gifts to Give the Disorganized Friends in Your Life

March 13, 2018 | No Comments

Amazing Gifts to Give the Disorganized Friends in Your Life We all have those friends who just can’t seem to stay organized. They start out each and every day with their plan in place of what they are hoping to accomplish and do throughout the day, but then one thing leads to another and before […]

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Easter Cookie Cups

March 10, 2018 | 3 Comments

I fell in love with these Easter Cookie Cups the minute that I saw them. Such a cute and memorable sweet treat to make Easter even more special. Plus, they aren’t nearly as hard to make as they look. In fact, they are so easy that even the kids can help decorate. Ingredients 1/2 C […]

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Sheet Pan Pineapple Spiced Chicken

March 10, 2018 | 8 Comments

This is exactly the kind of dish that I love to make for my family.  Flavorful, easy to make, easy clean-up and full of veggies that the kids will love!  Seriously, there is nothing easier than a one pan meal.   All of this could be prepped ahead of time so that you when you […]

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Over The Rainbow Jello Snacks – Perfect St. Patty’s Day Treat

March 8, 2018 | 7 Comments

These Over The Rainbow Jello Snacks are super cute and the kids will love them. Use them for party favors, school treats, or just a super fun school lunch. I like to be the cool mom that brings in a fun treat on certain holidays so I will be taking these to the kids in […]

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Get Your GREEN On With These Great Styles From KIYONNA

March 8, 2018 | No Comments

It’s your lucky day! St. Patrick’s Day is almost here and has some must-have styles just for the occasion. So get your GREEN on with these great styles from KIYONNA.  Forget unflattering graphic tees or juvenile accessories. Instead, show your love for the Irish and celebrate in style.   Kiyonna has been in the […]

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