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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

6 Signs That Someone You Know May Be Experiencing Undiagnosed Hearing Loss

April 30, 2020 | No Comments

Approximately 40 million adults experience disabling hearing loss in the United States, making it a much more common issue than many people first think. To make things worse, hearing loss often tends to worsen very gradually over time, and so can be causing a person problems for many years before they seek medical assistance. In […]

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Keeping Yourself Safe As You Work From Home

April 30, 2020 | No Comments

Most people don’t consider jobs that involve sitting around at home to be risky. Your home will come with minimal threats to you, and this is exactly how it should be, but this doesn’t mean that you should be relaxed about protecting yourself when you’re in this position. There are loads of different issues that […]

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3 Important Tips For Healthy Injury Recovery

April 30, 2020 | No Comments

A serious injury can turn your life upside down when you least expect it. Suddenly, you may find yourself unable to work or even do simple things that you usually take for granted, and a lot of people struggle with their mental health after sustaining an injury. The most important thing in this situation is […]

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How You Can Look After Yourself Through COVID-19

April 14, 2020 | No Comments

The COVID-19 crisis is having a massive effect on all of our lives. We have had to change several different aspects of our usual daily routine including things like homeschooling, working from home, limiting the time we spend in public and going into lockdown. Lots of changes in a short and scary time, it can […]

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Unicorn Sparkle Cookie Recipe

April 9, 2020 | No Comments

Since it’s National Unicorn Day, I wanted to give you one of my favorite cookie recipes! These Unicorn Sparkle Cookies are easy to make and totally delicious. Unicorn Sparkle Cookies Unicorn sugar cookie ingredients 1 box of french vanilla cake mix 1/3 C Canola oil 2 large eggs Pink, Yellow, Purple, and Teal gel food […]

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Easy DIY Unicorn Cupcakes

April 9, 2020 | No Comments

It’s National Unicorn Day, so I thought we would celebrate with a little unicorn DIY. These unicorn cupcakes are an easy DIY and if you use your favorite cupcake recipes, they are just as good as the ones from a bakery. Not only are they perfect for birthday parties, but the kids will love them! […]

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The Sad Truth About Our Love Affair With Social Media

April 7, 2020 | No Comments

Social media is arguably the most significant innovation of the last decade. When people look back on the years that ran from 2010 to 2020, they’ll chronicle the rise of Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn to global dominance, and how they changed all our lives.  But social media and tech isn’t all good news. It has […]

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Free Homeschool Student COVID-19 Printable Lesson & Worksheet

April 6, 2020 | No Comments

  This post is sponsored by Greg Landry’s Homeschool Labs. Students in Greg Landry’s online science classes have had a lot of questions about COVID-19 (by the way, this is not the name of the virus), and your children may also have questions. Greg has created a PDF to address the common questions and to […]

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SeaWorld Orlando Provides Free Classroom Resources

March 31, 2020 | No Comments

This is a difficult time for everyone; but even more so for kids that have had their worlds come to a screeching halt.  They’ve lost the stability of a normal schedule, spending time with friends, and so much more.   SeaWorld Orlando understands that you may need turnkey, engaging activities now more than ever.   […]

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Celebrate your birthday surrounded by loved ones with the help of BasicInvite.com

March 29, 2020 | No Comments

Every year, I go all out for Morgan, Mason and Mia’s birthday.  I love planning, hosting, and sharing their birthday with family and friends.  Morgan and Mason’s birthday is in June and this whole virus thing has me concerned and trying to come up with some alternate plans.  I have concerns that we will still […]

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