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Before I met my spouse, neither one of us believed in fantastical notions like love at first sight, finding “the one” or the concept of true and everlasting bliss. That changed very quickly after our first date and things progressed rapidly after this first encounter. A few weeks later, still and always blissfully in love, […]

15 Nursing Home Donation Ideas You Might Not Think Of #ad #MyCareGivingStory

15 Nursing Home Donation Ideas You Might Not Think Of #sponsored #MyCareGivingStory

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #MyCareGivingStory #CollectiveBias My grandpa has been in a nursing home for a few years now. The staff in nursing homes do everything they can to try to meet their residents’ daily needs but donations are also very important […]

10 Awesome Summer Outdoor Activities For Kids #sponsored

10 Awesome Summer Outdoor Activities For Kids #sponsored

It’s a fact, kids love to play outside in the summer. All that sun, all those water activities. All that fun! If you are trying to think of something new for the kiddos to do outside this summer, check out our 10 Awesome Summer Outdoor Activities For Kids. Feel free to add more in the […]

6 Reasons Why I’m Thankful I Met My {Almost Ex} Husband

6 Reasons I'm Thankful I Met My Almost Ex Husband

My husband and I separated. I felt it was important to share this here because you won’t be seeing many more posts from him {he has a few coming} and I didn’t want you readers to wonder why. We have been together over 9 years and our 9 year wedding anniversary would be in February. […]

Life Is Too Short For Hate

Life Is Too Short For Hate

As many of you know, my mom died earlier this year. We were estranged and I talked about how I felt being left out of the obituary. Well, a certified letter was delivered a few days ago talking about mom’s will. Of course, I never expected her to leave me anything. I mean, she couldn’t […]

Teaching People Lessons: Is It Really Worth The Collateral Damage?

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My mom died last week. We had not spoken in 7 years and were estranged. So, I won’t lie and say that we were close. This post isn’t really about her. What I want to discuss here today is how “getting one over on someone” and “teaching people lessons” hurts people. And those people are […]

Preserve Irreplaceable Family Photos With RealTimes #ad #RealTimes

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This is a Fashionista Event and a promotional item was provided to me. Hosts for this event are Still Blonde after all these Years and ModlyChic. If you are like me, you take a lot of photos. I just really want to remember every moment that I can. When I go on vacation, photos are […]

5 Ways To Support Ronald McDonald House Charities

5 Ways To Support Ronald McDonald House Charities

If you’ve ever had the opportunity to visit a Ronald McDonald House® then you probably already know about all the amazing ways it serves the community. For over 40 years, Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) has helped families stay close to their critically-ill child as they undergo life-saving medical treatment, but that’s only the beginning. […]

How Do You Get ID When You Have No ID? My Story #helpmeproveit

How do you get ID when you have no ID?

I was looking around on Youtube last night and I found this video that horrified me. Alecia Pennington is unable to prove that she is a citizen of the US because her parents did not file for a birth certificate for her, they did not get her a Social Security card and they did not […]

Freedom To Be Spontaneous: Tips To Be Ready When #TheMoodStrikes #ad #cbias

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #TheMoodStrikes #CollectiveBias The holidays can be a hectic time. With all the shopping, decorating, baking and visiting with family and friends, quality time alone with the significant other can sometimes be put on the back burner. Sometimes when […]