Edgar Allan Poe

Happy Halloween: The Masque of the Red Death!

Why is it when you hear someone say "I'm a fan of Poe." you immediately roll your eyes? It's become a cliche. The thing is I really do like Edgar Allan Poe and I've enjoyed his poetry and short stories since I was young. My favorite poem is Annabel Lee, I read it in 4th grade and I was hooked. I chased Poe stories down and then picked them … [Read More...]

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Aquatica Orlando Fall Into Fall With Great Savings!

I had such a great Sunday about two weeks ago at Aquatica Orlando where the hot summer sun is beginning to set into a tiny bit cooler temperatures. I mean let's not get too excited, it's still really hot out but for us it feels just a bit better. I packed up the family and off we went to Aquatica. Once we arrived I made them all rub sunscreen from … [Read More...]

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Netflix Presents Tales From the Couch! #StreamTeam

Netflix Presents Tales From the Couch! Do you remember the Crypt Keeper?  The show Tales from the Crypt used to creep me out.  Now-a-days I am sure it looks silly but when I was much younger, it was scary!  In light of Halloween just around the corner I bring you a Crypt Keeper inspired tale.  My tale, "Netflix Presents Tales From the … [Read More...]

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Aquatica Orlando Fall Into Fall With Great Savings!

I had such a great Sunday about two weeks ago at Aquatica Orlando where the hot summer sun is beginning to set into a tiny bit cooler temperatures. I mean let's not get too excited, it's still really hot out but for us it feels just a bit better. I packed up the family and off we … [Read More...]

Halloween Horror Nights

Universal Orlando Resort’s Halloween Horror Nights 24!

Universal Orlando Resort's Halloween Horror Nights 24 Review What is my very favorite event of each and every year? Yes, you guessed it. Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando Resort. And Halloween Horror Nights 24 was a step above the rest. It has some of my favorite … [Read More...]

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Busch Gardens Tampa Howl O Scream 2014 Review!

A few weeks ago I had the chance to check out Busch Gardens Tampa Howl O Scream. Every year it rains on us and this year was no different so unfortunately I don't have many great pictures. But we did have a hauntingly good time. This year the theme is Cursed and the hook is … [Read More...]

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The Best Of Me Spa Week Giveaway!

I actually just watched Nicholas Spark's The Best of Me tonight at a screening and I liked it. It's Nicholas Sparks so of course it was super soppy romantic and makes you cry. Movies like this also make me think about me. Probably because it gets that estrogen going, I suddenly … [Read More...]

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Jamberry Nail Shields Review And Giveaway!

Every time one of my friends says the words “I’m having a home demonstration party” I cringe. Typically this means I’m going to spend an evening, which could be better served doing laundry and catching up on Scandal, listening to how I can’t live without this $40.00 potato … [Read More...]

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Holland House Cooking Wine Asian Pork Recipe And Giveaway!

Fall is here, but that doesn't mean you need to put the grill away. You can enjoy all your favorite summer time grilling recipes year round. With the help of Holland House Cooking Wine you can turn the dullest of meats into a flavor explosion. Holland House has an assortment of … [Read More...]

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Edgar Allan Poe

Happy Halloween: The Masque of the Red Death!

Why is it when you hear someone say "I'm a fan of Poe." you immediately roll your eyes? It's become a cliche. The thing is I really do like Edgar Allan Poe and I've enjoyed his poetry and short stories since I was young. My favorite poem is Annabel Lee, I read it in 4th grade and … [Read More...]

crypt keeper

Netflix Presents Tales From the Couch! #StreamTeam

Netflix Presents Tales From the Couch! Do you remember the Crypt Keeper?  The show Tales from the Crypt used to creep me out.  Now-a-days I am sure it looks silly but when I was much younger, it was scary!  In light of Halloween just around the corner I bring you a Crypt … [Read More...]

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Nicholas Spark’s The Best Of Me Review!

Nicholas Spark's is the man who writes books that make women both love and hate men. His books make women love the idea of a certain type of man and then become disappointed by reality. He is the modern day fairy taler. This time around the movie is Nicholas Spark's The Best of … [Read More...]

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LegoLand Florida Resort Duplo Valley Review!

LegoLand Florida Resort Duplo Valley Review! Summer is a time for family road trips and theme parks. When you have a toddler, it is important to be somewhat choosy about the theme park to make sure all family members have a great time. This makes Legoland, near Winter Haven, … [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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Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort!

Budget Travel and Florida Theme Parks. These two things should more often go hand in hand. Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort is the new budget travel destination for Florida Theme Parks. Cabana Bay is a nod to the old Howard Johnson's but with a modern twist. You're going to … [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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Hopefully Acupuncture Won’t Deflate My Sense Of Humor!

I talk about my migraines on the blog constantly and recently they began getting worse and worse. My neurologist Dr. Taylor, who I totally have a girl crush on because somehow she is a freaking neurologist but she is at least 8 years younger than me, wrote me a prescription for … [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...]

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Watch Netflix On Your Tablet Or Other Mobile Device!

"Why are you watching Netflix on your tablet when you are sitting on the couch in front of the television?" This is a question I find myself asking my 6 year old more often than I should bother. His favorite relax time is to pull out his android tablet and watch Disney XD's Lab … [Read More...]

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I’m Climbing Aboard The Advocare 24 Day Challenge Train!

If you haven't heard about Advocare you've probably been living bunker style in some cave in the mountains. Or you thought it was some type of new healthcare system rolled out by our Government. But no, it's a diet program and it's all the rage. Never have I seen so many people … [Read More...]