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Different Approach To Registries: Best Buy Wedding Registry

A Different Approach To Registries: Best Buy Wedding Registry Tim and I chose not to register for our vow renewal because obviously we are an established household. Except that we totally aren't because like so many other people our age we are a total mess and need to replace things. But if we were planning to register, Best Buy Wedding … [Read More...]

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When Do You Keep A Sick Child Home From School?

When Do You Keep A Sick Child Home From School? I feel like time is never on my side.  That if I could somehow just squeeze a few more hours out of my day I could actually get things done.  This whole theory is made more apparent when you have a child home sick. Don’t get me wrong here.  I love my children, but when one of them are home sick, I … [Read More...]

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Ready For Adventure: Things To Consider When Buying Mountain Bikes

Ready for Adventure: Things To Consider When Buying Mountain Bikes   Besides being a fun form of exercise, mountain biking is an extremely exhilarating activity sure to get the adrenaline pumping. But if you want to engage yourself in in this pursuit on a regular basis, you’ll need one piece of essential equipment…a bike! So, what … [Read More...]

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Different Approach To Registries: Best Buy Wedding Registry

A Different Approach To Registries: Best Buy Wedding Registry Tim and I chose not to register for our vow renewal because obviously we are an established household. Except that we totally aren't because like so many other people our age we are a total mess and need to … [Read More...]

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Ready For Adventure: Things To Consider When Buying Mountain Bikes

Ready for Adventure: Things To Consider When Buying Mountain Bikes   Besides being a fun form of exercise, mountain biking is an extremely exhilarating activity sure to get the adrenaline pumping. But if you want to engage yourself in in this pursuit on a regular … [Read More...]

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Are Your Kids Allowed To Have A Computer In Their Room?

Are Your Kids Allowed To Have A Computer In Their Room? How old do you think kids should be when they are allowed to have a computer in their room? I ask because Jason, 10 years old, is trying to convince me he is the only child without a computer all to himself in the privacy … [Read More...]

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Papa John’s Papa Card Last Minute Gift Win It!

Papa John's Papa Card Last Minute Gift Win It! Stuck on gift ideas? Christmas is nearing quicker and quicker and those palms are starting to sweat. I know mine are because I have no idea what to get my husband and a few other people on my list. Especially smaller gifts and … [Read More...]

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Disney’s Frozen Plastic Mealtime Giveaway!

Disney's Frozen Plastic Mealtime Giveaway!   So many little girls have the word Frozen on their wish list this Christmas and possibly little boys as well! However finding unique gifts becomes trying. There are only so many items of clothing and dolls one child can … [Read More...]

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Keep Your Smile White With Colgate Optic White!

Keep Your Smile White With Colgate Optic White!   Christmas is right around the corner. Stocking stuffers are sometimes the most difficult purchases so make this year’s stocking suffers a breeze with Colgate Optic White. Keep your smile white with Colgate Optic … [Read More...]

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Netflix Original Series Daredevil Is A Dark Drama

Netflix Original Series Daredevil Is A Dark Drama Sentimental Daredevil, while not my favorite Marvel superhero, holds a sentimental place in my heart for two reasons. 1. He's the superhero my father most remembers reading growing up reading. Since comics are so important to … [Read More...]

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That Time I Interviewed Anthony Mackie

That Time I Interviewed Anthony Mackie I've interviewed many celebrities over the past 10 years in one capacity or another. I'd say about 90% of those interviews have gone off without a hitch. 10% of my interviews have stories miles long to tell and I will get to those soon. … [Read More...]

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Chris Pratt Is Taking Hollywood By Storm

Chris Pratt Is Taking Hollywood By Storm There are a surprising number of things to love about The Lego Movie. When you first start it up, you think “this should be a silly and fun way to spend a couple of hours.” But then, within a few minutes you have what might be the … [Read More...]

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Sanibel Moorings Beachside Condo Review

Sanibel Moorings Beachside Condo Review! In 1994 I met my husband on the beaches of Sanibel Island. In 2000 we were engaged on the beach by the historic lighthouse. Just recently I had the opportunity to take my family back to where it all began on a wonderful 9 day- 8 night … [Read More...]

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Zoominations At Lowry Park Zoo Tampa February 28-May 31

Zoominations At Lowry Park Zoo Tampa February 28-May 31 Have you visited the Lowry Park Zoo in Tampa, FL lately? I was invited out during the Zoo Boo this past Halloween and the kids really enjoyed themselves. They got all dressed up in their Halloween costumes and their were … [Read More...]

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5 Reasons To Visit A Bed And Breakfast For Valentine’s Day!

5 Reasons To Visit A Bed And Breakfast For Valentine's Day! That chubby little dude with the bow and arrow is coming faster than you realize and I'm not talking about Jeremy Renner. Cupid, the iconic mascot of Valentine's day, he represents all things love and affection is … [Read More...]

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Real Women/Real Brides Alfred Angelo Dress 2452!

Real Women/Real Brides Alfred Angelo Dress 2452!   I met Kalene Lukow on a Facebook 2015 wedding board and today she is our first real bride in the Alfred Angelo Real Women/Real Bride series. Kalene is walking down the aisle in a gown by Alfred Angelo though not the … [Read More...]

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The Wizarding World Of Harry Potter Diagon Alley!

  Universal Orlando has pulled back the curtain on The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Diagon Alley the next step in their Harry Potter franchise.  Unfortunately this wasn't something I knew a lot about or maybe I should say I knew little about Harry Potter. I know, I … [Read More...]

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Tell Me About Your Save The Date Cards!

It's almost September and although my event seems an entire year away etiquette says I should be sending my Save The Date cards now. It's seems both early and surprising and the truth is I haven't even begun to look. Apparently if you are having a wedding, or in my case a vow … [Read More...]

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Real Women/Real Brides Alfred Angelo Dress 2262!

We're back with our second installment of Real Women/Real Brides where we team up with Alfred Angelo and show off an everyday woman in one of their wedding gowns!  Fashion models are hired to model clothing and have no backstory associated with the piece or situation at hand. … [Read More...]

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Vivo Italian Kitchen At Universal Citywalk Orlando!

One thing I enjoy about visiting Universal Orlando Resort is all the dining options. They have so many restaurants to choose from that aren't all Universal "themed". I visited a great Italian place while I was there last week called Vivo Italian Kitchen at Universal Citywalk. The … [Read More...]

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Lithium Cordless Handheld Vacs from BLACK+DECKER Review!

Lithium cordless handheld vacs from Black + Decker All the best parents will tell you that you simply must give your children chores around the house to teach them responsibility. What they don’t tell you is that sometimes the kids make the household chores more difficult … [Read More...]