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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

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 | 18 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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Bad Habits We Can Fall Into as Parents- And How to Avoid Them!

May 10, 2018 | No Comments

Becoming a parent is one of the most challenging yet incredible jobs in the world. There’s no training, there’s plenty of conflicting advice and in all honesty, none of us really know what we’re doing. All we know is we’re doing our very best to raise happy and healthy kids. We’re only human and will […]

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Health Matters: It’s Time To Stop Ignoring Things

May 10, 2018 | 1 Comment

If you’re a busy woman; you’ll have plenty of things going on that keep you running around after others all day. It can be easy to focus on your responsibilities and carry on with a hectic lifestyle; you’re a mom after all. However, such a busy lifestyle can make it easy to ignore what’s going […]

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Operation Sleepover: Make Overnight Stays With Grandparents A Success

May 10, 2018 | No Comments

Many parents can be extremely anxious about going away and leaving their baby with someone for the entire night. There can be a lot of separation anxiety for both the parents and the newborn. Because of this, a lot of parents prefer to leave their infant with a close family member, such as the baby’s […]

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Sunshine and RollerCoasters Turns One! We’re Celebrating With A Blogiversary Giveaway!!

May 9, 2018 | 2 Comments

We’re celebrating our one year blogiverary with a huge Blogiversary Giveaway Bash!     Over the last year we have grown more than I could have ever dreamed and blossomed from a simple parenting blog to more of a lifestyle blog featuring recipes, crafts and discussion about home and family.   There were also some […]

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Walmart Makes Weight Watchers Meal Planning Easier

May 6, 2018 | No Comments

This post was sponsored by Weight Watchers International, Inc. as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. If you’re like me, you like to plan your meals at least a couple of day in advance. I start with a couple of ingredients like lunch meat or […]

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