Life on the Roller CoasterFoster Care and AdoptionFlorida Life

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 […]

Read More

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.

Read More

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 […]

Read More

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 […]

Read More

Latest Posts

Supporting A Loved One With Hearing Loss: Top Tips

March 23, 2020 | No Comments

If you are reading this, it is probably because someone you know and care about has hearing loss. Hearing loss, particularly if it is left untreated, can have a significant impact on someone’s quality of life and those around them. By having family and friends on board and knowing they are supporting and helping can […]

Read more »

Achieving Mental Calm in Uncertain Times

March 23, 2020 | No Comments

The whole world is currently facing a massive period of uncertainty. None of us know what is going on, what to do for the best, how long it might last, and what we can expect from the coming weeks, months, and perhaps even years. Very quickly, many of our lives have changed beyond all recognition, […]

Read more »

Ways To Prepare For A Hearing Test

March 23, 2020 | No Comments

If you have an upcoming hearing test and you’re unsure how to prepare for it then don’t worry, you have definitely come to the right place. Whether it’s your first-ever hearing test or you attend them regularly, you need to ensure you’re doing all that you can to prepare. Thankfully, there are lots of different […]

Read more »

5 Things to Consider Before Buying Hearing Aids

March 23, 2020 | No Comments

If you think you may need to invest in hearing aids but you’re unsure where to begin then don’t worry, you have definitely come to the right place. Whether you’re buying them for you or someone else in your family, you need to ensure you have done as much research as you possibly can in […]

Read more »

10 Ways To Keep The Kids Busy During The Quarantine

March 23, 2020 | No Comments

*Note: This post contains affiliate links that may result in a small commission if used for purchases. If you are quarantined in your home, you may be feeling a little stir crazy, especially if you’re like me and you have a house full of kids. Prior to this, you may have been feeling overwhelmed and […]

Read more »

How Tech Will Help The Elderly

March 23, 2020 | No Comments

If you think about your parents or maybe even your grandparents, sometimes you might think about how their quality of life is, especially in a world where things seem to move at a rapid pace and technology is ever-present in people’s lives. You might wonder how it is for your parents or grandparents, and you […]

Read more »

Finally Shed That Muffin Top

March 19, 2020 | No Comments

This type of unwanted belly is often caused by stress. Stress releases a hormone in your body called cortisol. Missing meals can also cause the release of this hormone and that’s why everyone feels stressed or moody when they’re hungry. Here are a few tips on how to eat better, and get some exercise to […]

Read more »

7 Signs of a Great Neighborhood

March 19, 2020 | No Comments

Your neighborhood plays a pivotal role in the life of you and your family. Deciding on which neighborhood is best for your family is always a challenging decision.  To help you out, here 7 signs of a great neighborhood you should look out for. Local Pride Great neighborhoods all have one thing in common: they […]

Read more »

How To Keep Your Hearing In Good Condition For Years To Come

March 17, 2020 | No Comments

Let’s face it; our ears are pretty darn important in the grand scheme of things. Those with struggles regarding their hearing will attest to this. Without the noises entering our minds, we’d function a lot slower and with many more flaws than usual. It’s something that most people take for granted, and they only really […]

Read more »

Assess Your Health Today: Are You Feeling 100%?

March 17, 2020 | No Comments

As a person who is constantly busy, you don’t always get time to check in with yourself. You often don’t notice when you’re feeling under the weather or need to take a break, so now is your opportunity to take a moment. You need to take your health seriously; without it you wouldn’t be able […]

Read more »
Sunshineand RollerCoasters