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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

Great Stress Relievers To Try Out

January 16, 2020 | No Comments

Challenges big and small can raise our stress levels. And while you don’t always have total control of the situations around you. You can implement things to reduce stress levels over time. Stress can have an impact on all other areas of your life, and if not handled or treated, it can become chronic. Chronic […]

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15 Tasty Egg Roll Rolls for Your Chinese New Year Celebration

January 16, 2020 | No Comments

Do you celebrate Chinese New Year?  This year, it will be on January 25th and is the “Year of the Rat”.  Preparations for the new year begin on January 17th, 2020, and last until New Years Eve. A wonderful way for families to learn about other cultures is by celebrating significant holidays from around the […]

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Top 12 Homeschool Science Mistakes – and How to Avoid Them

January 16, 2020 | No Comments

This post is sponsored by College Prep Science. Copyright 2020 by Greg Landry.   I have a lot of homeschool families who are friends and I thought this was so helpful for anyone who might be considering it.  I love learning tips because I always feel like there might be something of help for kids […]

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How Healthcare Is Changing For The Better

January 14, 2020 | No Comments

We all know that there are problems in the current healthcare system. It’s expensive, and some people don’t have any access to the treatment that they need at all.  Changes in working practices and technology, however, are moving things in the right direction.  For starters, health professionals now recognize the importance of preventive care. It […]

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3 Reasons To Start A Savings Account For Your Kids

January 10, 2020 | No Comments

Saving money each month is one of the most important financial habits you should get into. If you want to live out your retirement without worrying about money, you need to put a good amount of money away. But have you thought about saving money for your children? If you haven’t already started a savings […]

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Skincare for Men

January 2, 2020 | No Comments

Men’s moisturizer isn’t a product that readily appears in men’s bathroom cabinets up and down the country. In fact, skincare often isn’t at the top of men’s grooming and health regimes at all. Perhaps this is because walking down the skincare aisle and choosing between the various products and brands on offer can be difficult […]

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Adapting To A Health Condition

December 27, 2019 | No Comments

Getting the news that you have a health condition can be a lot to take in. There will no doubt be a mixture of complicated emotions to get your head around. Then, you will have to figure out how the condition will affect your lifestyle. You ideally don’t want it to change your life too […]

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Enjoying Matcha Green Tea Properly

December 16, 2019 | No Comments

There is no denying that green tea Matcha powder is soaring in popularity at present. More and more people are recognizing the benefits associated with this delicious, almost creamy tea with its subtle umami flavor. But, if you are to experience these benefits, you need to prepare and store your Matcha with care.  Matcha has […]

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How to help a parent move into a retirement home

December 16, 2019 | No Comments

It can be difficult for someone to accept that they can no longer live independently. If the time has come for your parents to move into assisted living facilities, then you can help them to prepare for the move, both emotionally and practically.  Set expectations To avoid frustration, give you and your parents plenty of […]

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What’s Stopping You From Stopping

December 16, 2019 | No Comments

Do you sometimes have that thing that you do and wish you could stop doing it?  Ultimately, everybody has a bad habit. Even though we try hard, it’s not always easy to get rid of our bad habits. More often than not, you might find no other way to progress than to shrug it off […]

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