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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

3 Myths About CBD that Should be Dispelled Right Now

April 2, 2021 | No Comments

Few products are as potentially beneficial and misunderstood as CBD. A lot of the misconceptions and apprehensions people have about CBD are due to its relationship with cannabis, which is pretty sad considering all the great things CBD can do for the human body. CBD and marijuana are two completely different things and have very […]

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How To Take Better Care Of Your Hearing

April 2, 2021 | No Comments

Hearing is one of those things that a lot of people don’t really spend much time thinking about until it is basically too late. If you want to avoid that fate, however, then you are going to want to make sure you are paying attention to your hearing, and that you are doing all you […]

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How To Efficiently Maintain Good Ear Health

April 1, 2021 | No Comments

Ear health is something we often overlook. However this is folly, because it should certainly be taken seriously. When our hearing begins to fail, there may be a few issues associated with this, therefore you must focus on having a hearing test. You may want to consider new hearing aids also if you feel that […]

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Does Tattoo Removal Hurt? The Truth About Laser Tattoo Removal

April 1, 2021 | No Comments

Whether you opted for an ill-advised butterfly tattoo in your youth or, even worse, you have an ex’s name inked on your skin for all to see, you may be considering laser tattoo removal to rid yourself of a much-regretted body ink design. However, as well as the financial aspect of tattoo removal, you may […]

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Effective Ways To Combat Pain

March 31, 2021 | No Comments

Pain can cause severe impairment in quality of life and daily functioning. There are many medications for pain management, but they involve side effects and risks and can lead to addiction. The number of deaths caused by overdose of painkillers has tripled in the United States in the last decade and the numbers increase worldwide. […]

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4 Tips to Reduce Your Food Intake

March 31, 2021 | No Comments

If you are trying to lose weight or improve your fitness, you need to be mindful of the food you eat. Not only the types of food but also the quantities you consume. One of the biggest challenges for anyone on a diet is reducing their food intake. When you’re hungry it can be difficult […]

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3 Alternative Days Out with the Kids

March 24, 2021 | No Comments

While it’s pretty much impossible to get bored of theme parks and zoos, sometimes you might feel like something a little different whether it’s a fun way to spend an evening or a fact-filled activity with the family. Adventures to another time and place come in many different forms and even the most elaborate shows […]

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Better First Aid In The Home – 3 Tips

March 16, 2021 | No Comments

It’s hugely important that we all know how to approach first aid. After all, it is one of the central aspects to keeping safe and healthy, and it’s something that everyone needs to learn about as much as they can. As with all kinds of health concerns, good first aid begins in the home, so […]

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Lil Cuddlers Infant Head Shaping Pillow

March 12, 2021 | No Comments

A common concern among new moms is the possibility of baby getting a flat head. My foster son started getting a little bit of one so I looked into some ways to correct it without having to go the helmet route. I found this baby head shaping pillow from Lil Cuddlers on Amazon so I […]

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Baked Scallops Recipe for National Baked Scallops Day 3/12/21

March 11, 2021 | No Comments

Serves 6-8 Ingredients: ● 1.5 lbs. Bay scallops ● ¼ c. Soft goat cheese ● 3 tbsp. White cooking wine ● ¼ c. Butter (melted) ● 1 tsp. Seasoning salt ● 1 c. Seasoned Panko bread crumbs ● 3 Cloves of garlic minced ● ½ c. Parmesan cheese ● Zest of one lemon ● Pepper […]

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