Summer Travel to the Florida Keys
Traveling to the Florida Keys this summer is on my list of to do's. I've been to Disney World three times and while I love it, I'd like to explore other areas.  I've looked into the Florida Keys and Islamorada caught my eye with its picturesque views and boasts of fresh, fabulous seafood. Our family eats mainly salmon and some Tilapia when we can find the wild vs. farm raised option at home. We love lobster and trying other types...

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Free Ways to Connect with your Family this Summer
Families Who Walk Together Talk Together
Are you looking for free ways to connect with your family this summer? The family that walks together talks together! Life is busy and before you know it the day’s gone by and you’ve missed out on one on one communication with your family. Ditch the electronics and head outside for some quality family time. You can connect with nature and each other during your walk. I’ve found that my girls are more likely to open up if we’re walking...

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Testimonies of Encouragement – Share your Story
Everyone Has a Story... Share Yours!
Everyone has a story to tell. It's unique to only you and can't be duplicated. A story has many parts and some plots are NOT picture perfect. Our experiences make us who we are today and we can pass on knowledge we've learned to others then it's up to them to apply it. Why don't we share our testimonies more often? For me, I was ashamed and, honestly worried that I would somehow fall short of expectations,  or be judged,...

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4 Ways to Spice up your Marriage with Essential Oils
4 Ways to Spice it up with Essential Oils
Looking for ways to spice up your marriage? Here are 4 ways essential oils can heat up your sex life. Smell is a very powerful sense and can evoke memories and feelings we may have forgotten or didn't realize were even there. Did you know that smelling essential oils can be a way to help spice things up in the bedroom?! This is not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any health condition. Always consult your health care professional. See...

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5 Tips I Wish I knew before my first spin class
5 tips for spin class
Hi there! I'm sharing 5 tips I learned from my first spin class this week that I WISH I would've known before stepping into the room. This year I'm determined to change it up a bit and be consistent with fitness in some shape, form or fashion! There are a TON of options so no excuse to not find 2 or 10 or more ways to stay fit and go for it! This post contains affiliate links which means I...

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Dancing Through Life by Candace Cameron Bure: Book Review
You may remember the author of Dancing Through Life, Candace Cameron Bure, as her character D.J. Tanner from the family sitcom Full House. I watched the episodes faithfully. The New York Times best-selling author shares her steps of courage and conviction she took while preparing for her role on Dancing with the Stars along with Christian, wife and mom. This post contains affiliate links and I will receive a small commission on items purchased. I was provided this book free...

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Natural Solutions for Lice: Ways to prevent and treat
Natural Solutions for Lice Prevention
Are you looking for natural solutions for prevent and treat lice? I'm making my Christmas list and checking it twice but lice is not on it! I am not a health care professional and this information is based on my personal experience. Always consult your health care professional. This post contains affiliate links. You've feared it since before the first day of school. That dreaded letter from your child's teacher that someone in the class has lice! EEK! Two of...

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Mom & Tween Daughter Body Talk
The big body talk.  As a mom going through the mom & tween daughter body talk the first time, I was nervous, unsure and just plain scared to talk about the changes they will be experiencing in the next few years. I thought it may be too soon but after reading Dannah Gresh’s The Six Ways to Keep the Little in your Girl, I realized the time is NOW! Our children are exposed to so much at such a young...

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