It Feels So Good to Sit Down and Be Able to Type This Post to You… {on quitting, the internet, my blog make-under, and finally figuring out my blog purpose}


1997 “Well, what should we do now?” My then-boyfriend, now-husband, and I looked at one another after our movie was over. We had ridden to the movie theater with his roommate, who was watching The Titanic, and had at least another hour before his movie was over. It was the 90′s — before texting, of… 

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Don’t Forget to Do This Before School Starts! #HealthyEyes #AOA #sponsored #MC

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Mom Central for the American Optometric Association. I received a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Pencils, backpacks, crayons, lunchboxes… the “back to school” checklist goes on and on. However, there is one VERY important thing to add to your list to ensure your child… 

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FREE Fourth of July Menu from eMeals!

Free Fourth of July Menu from eMeals

I am SO excited about July 4th! Are you ready for great food and good times on Independence Day? Get inspired with eMeals’ FREE Fourth of July Menu!  This menu includes: Easy Baby Back Ribs Bacon Potato Salad Marinated Slaw Crunch-Topped Squash Casserole Watermelon Salad Berry-Topped Thunder Cake It is FREE with any eMeals subscription… 

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Signed, Sealed, Delivered {TV with a Bible Study!}


It is very rare for me to find a nice, clean, wholesome, non-cheesy TV show — and I am SO excited to have finally found one! “Signed, Sealed, Delivered” is a new Hallmark Channel original series that is enjoyable for the whole family. I can’t wait to share something really extra special about this series,… 

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