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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

What Should You Do If Your Child Has Toothache?

November 5, 2020 | No Comments

When kids have a toothache, it doesn’t necessarily mean something is wrong. It can indicate they have an infection, like adults. But not necessarily. It could just be a natural part of growing up.  Unfortunately, it can be difficult for parents to figure out the problem. Unless you’re a dentist, you don’t always know what’s […]

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How To Regain Your Confidence After A Break Up

November 4, 2020 | No Comments

When a relationship breaks down it can have a devastating effect on the parties involved, especially if the relationship had been a long term one. When you split from a partner, even if you know it is the right thing to do, it can cause physical and mental pain that will take a while to […]

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How to Choose A Gift for Your Adult Children

November 2, 2020 | No Comments

How to Choose A Gift for Your Adult Children As the holiday season approaches, the more organized among us will be starting to wonder about what gifts we’d like to get for our loved ones. For those of us whose children are adults now, this question is particularly difficult! How do you get a gift […]

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How Can Financial Issues Affect Parenting?

November 1, 2020 | No Comments

 Parenting is a rewarding journey, but it can be frightening when finance limitations come into the picture. Every parent wants to protect their child throughout their journey into adulthood. They do so by ensuring their kids are well provided for and that they never have to suffer lack.  Unfortunately, life doesn’t always turn out as […]

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Quitting Bad Habits to Lead a Healthier Lifestyle

October 24, 2020 | No Comments

Everybody has a bad habit of some sort. It’s just human nature. At the end of the day, nobody is perfect and there are small things we’d all like to change about ourselves. The issue is that some of our habits are actually bad for our health and wellbeing and should really be cut out […]

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A Range Of Fertility Treatment Options To Consider

October 22, 2020 | No Comments

If you and your partner have been struggling to conceive a child, you might be starting to wonder what else you can do to make that particular dream come true. The first thing to bear in mind is that this is a very common experience – in fact, some research suggests that it is becoming […]

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Becoming a Life-Long Learner

October 19, 2020 | No Comments

While most people stop thinking about learning and education once they finish their degree, it is important to become a life-long learner. Keeping your mind stimulated helps prevent diseases and leads to a happier life. Learning is also a great way to find new interests, hobbies, and friends. Here are some tips to become a […]

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Essential life skills you’ll learn doing a degree

October 16, 2020 | No Comments

Completing a degree improves more than just your education The world of education has transformed almost beyond recognition in the last twenty or so years. From online learning to the increased use of technology in the classroom, computers are slowly revolutionizing how and where people study. In particular, the rise of online education has improved […]

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How Couples Can Help Each Other De-stress

October 16, 2020 | No Comments

Stress is something that can impact our relationships much more than we might think. Part of the issue is that stress is something that is entrenched in all of our everyday lives. As a result, we can become immune to any of the signs and symptoms that something is wrong. And when you’re in a […]

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Four Bad Habits That Can Affect Your Health

October 12, 2020 | No Comments

When it comes to bad habits, we all have them, and they can all be something that is hard to get rid of. Some of them can be bad for your health, and so it’s important to focus on handling these ones where you can. Whether it’s reducing your exposure to them, cutting your usage […]

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