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This is a sponsored post for BloomsyBox. My opinions, as always, are all mine.  In a perfect world, I’d have a bouquet of fresh flowers on my coffee table at all times. There’s just something about a beautiful bouquet of flowers that causes me to smile. Studies have proven that flowers make you happy. Well, […]

Blog Recap and Pretty Pintastic Party 07.29

I’m glad you stopped by the Pretty Pintastic Party 07.29. Vacation is officially over (boo) and I hit the floor running when I returned home this past Saturday. I remember when my kids would be so sad when vacation ended. Don’t tell, but I’m still a little sad once it’s over and done with. But, […]

5 Ways to Prepare for Date Night In

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #OREOTHINSideStory #CollectiveBias I well remember that special date night when my husband made reservations at an upscale restaurant and I got all dolled up for a romantic night on the town. It was that particular date that sparked […]

Fire and Ice Review – Turks and Caicos

Fire and Ice is an upscale waterfront restaurant located at Blue Haven Resort in Providenciales, Turks and Caicos. It features a contemporary Mediterranean menu and a beautiful view. Popular dishes at Fire and Ice include cataplana, a three course meal that is meant to be shared with friends and family. The main course – seafood prepared […]

Pretty Pintastic Party 07.22

Welcome back to the Pretty Pintastic Party 07.22! I think that summer needs to slow it down a bit. My husband and I are packing up to head home from Turks and Caicos and I’m always a little sad when vacation comes to an end. We have enjoyed two weeks of rest and relaxation, but […]

Mr. Grouper’s Restaurant – Turks and Caicos

I’ve fallen in love with Mr. Grouper’s Restaurant and Catering in Providenciales (Provo) Turks and Caicos. It’s where the locals dine. Actually, Mr. Grouper’s delivers (dinner only) to Alexandra Resort (read the review here) and it’s right up the street from our resort. I just can’t get enough of Mr. Grouper’s Coconut Crusted Grouper with […]

21 Ways to Improve Your Life

Sometimes you’ve just got to try and shake it off (channeling my inner Taylor Swift) and move forward. Ever since my mom suddenly passed away, my siblings and I have been trying to be there for our dad while dealing with our own grief. I wrote about it here: Is there such a thing as a […]

Asu on the Beach Review – Turks and Caicos

While planning my trip to Turks and Caicos, I kept going back and forth between booking accommodations at Alexandra Resort or Blue Haven. I finally settled on Alexandra. Asú on the Beach is located at the Alexandra. My husband and I always like exploring new restaurants outside the resort, so I didn’t let the fact […]

Blog Recap and Pretty Pintastic Party 07.15

Welcome back to the Pretty Pintastic Party 07.15! We’re glad you’re here. I’m enjoying a much needed vacation in Turks and Caicos for two weeks, so, of course, I have to write about it. In case you missed my review of the Alexandra Resort, here you go. Thank you for joining us for the Pretty […]

Review of Alexandra Resort – Turks and Caicos

My husband and I love the Caribbean, but we don’t really care for cruises. I’m sorry to all my cruise loving friends. I just don’t love them. At all. I wrote all about it on my blog post about vacation opinions. I do love to review every resort we visit and today I’ve got a […]