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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

EASY Cheese Ball Recipe

February 4, 2018 | 1 Comment

Ingredients:    (3) 8 oz. Packages of Cream Cheese (4) Bundles of Green Onions (You can use more if your prefer onions.) 1 1/2 – 2 Cups of Shredded Cheddar Cheese (3) Small Packages of Beef Bacon Bits (optional) Crackers of your choice.  (Use celery or any other veggie for a low carb option)  ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ […]

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Basket of Flowers Valentines Card

February 2, 2018 | No Comments

Homemade crafts are fun and affordable to make, and this simple tutorial shows that anyone can create a special gift for their Valentine. List of Supplies: 1. Colored Craft Paper – 4-5 different colors including white 2. Scissors (use scissors under adult supervision) 3. Craft Glue 4. Pencil 5. Black Maker Pen Making Process: Step […]

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45 FREE Valentines Day Printables

February 2, 2018 | No Comments

I love getting creative with Valentines gifts, so I just fell in love with the adorable Valentines Day Printables and better yet, they are FREE. Printable Valentines Seed Packets I only have eyes for you Printable Valentine’s Day Racing Car Valentine’s Day Gift For Boys Cupids Arrow Pencil Sprinkled with love Valentine’s Day Printable Whoo’s Crazy […]

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FREE Owl Be Your Valentine Printable Wall Decor

February 2, 2018 | 1 Comment

My daughters loves owls, so I thought it might be as popular with your family as it is with ours. Also, available to print from PDF. Owl be your Valentine

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Sweet and Tangy Pulled BBQ Chicken

February 2, 2018 | 2 Comments

Ingredients: (3) Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast Vegetable Oil (1/2) of a small bottle of your favorite BBQ Sauce 1/4 – 1/2 a cup of Brown Sugar (Depending on how sweet you want it.) 1/4 of a cup of Honey Seasoned Salt Hamburger Buns (or use Hawaiian Rolls to make sliders) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ My kids just love […]

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The benefit of probiotics, the convenience of a drink…

January 31, 2018 | 32 Comments

The benefit of probiotics, the convenience of a drink This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tropicana Essentials® Probiotics. I recently had the opportunity to try a delicious juice from Tropicana. Tropicana Essentials® Probiotics is a 100% juice with probiotics and no added sugar or artificial flavors. It’s made with the […]

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Save money on an LG Laundry Solution at Best Buy

January 17, 2018 | 1 Comment

The reviewer has been compensated in the form of a Best Buy Gift Card and/or received the product/service at a reduced price or for free. Several years ago, I purchased an LG Washer and Dryer and I absolutely love it.  It does a great job of taking care of my laundry for my busy family of […]

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Fashionable plus size clothes from Dia.com

January 15, 2018 | No Comments

*This post contains affiliate links. A couple of weeks ago, I mentioned that I had signed up for Dia.com because I kept seeing photos of the clothing that they offered and I really liked what I saw.  I received my Dia box and was so excited to see what my stylist had chosen for me.  […]

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“You’re the Balm” Valentine Craft – Makes a great class Valentine

January 13, 2018 | No Comments

“You’re the Balm” Valentine This is another fun and easy craft that can be used to create fun and unique class Valentines.  Skip the store bought paper Valentines and give their classmates something that they will truly enjoy. *This post contains an affiliate link, which if clicked may result in a small commission for the […]

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“You Rock” Valentine Gift – Perfect for class Valentines

January 13, 2018 | No Comments

“You Rock” Valentine Craft – Makes the perfect class gift for Valentines Day “Rocking” is big here in Central Florida, so I thought this was a super fun and easy craft to do with the kids that could also be used as a great gift for the kids in their classes.  One of the best […]

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