5 Easy Habits to Start Your Day Off On The Right Foot

This post has been sponsored by SheSpeaks, Inc., General Mills and Cheerios. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I’m such a morning person. My family thinks it’s crazy that I like to get up before the sun and enjoy the peace and quiet before my day begins. They must not know that several studies […]

How to Sharpen Kitchen Knives Like a Pro

This shop has been compensated by Acorn Influence, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are my own. When my youngest daughter got married, she asked for my help when it came to picking out kitchen items for her bridal registry. The first thing I said was, “Make sure you add quality kitchen knives to your […]

Perfect Ice Cream Sundae and What’s In My Beach Bag

Perfect Ice Cream Sundae is written by me on behalf of Mike & Ike. All opinions are entirely my own. I’m counting down the days until we’re headed to the beach for a week with the grandkids. This will be the first time my husband and I take the grandkids without their parents tagging along. […]

The Best Restaurants – Where to Eat in South Caicos

If you read my review of East Bay Resort, you know that South Caicos is a small, secluded island. It’s the seventh-largest island in the Turks and Caicos archipelago, with a land area of 21.2 square kilometers (8.18 square miles). South Caicos is known for excellent fishing, both deep-sea and bone fishing, and scuba diving. […]

East Bay Resort South Caicos – A Review

If you ever need to get away from it all and unwind, South Caicos is the place to go and East Bay Resort is the place to stay. East Bay Resort is one of three resorts located on the small island of South Caicos. I stumbled upon East Bay Resort in South Caicos by accident. […]

Summer Must-Haves for 20s, 30s, 40s and 50s

Summer Must-Haves contains affiliate links. If you click on a link and make a purchase, I may receive a small commision at no extra cost to you.  OK – you’ve got to brace yourself for this one! My oldest daughter turned 40 last month! I think it was more difficult for me than it was for […]

Have Fun In The Summertime with these 10 Activities

This shop has been compensated by Acorn Influence, Inc. and its advertiser. When I was growing up, I could hardly wait until school was out for summer. Summer has always been my favorite time of the year and when that last bell rang signaling summer vacation, I plunged headfirst into seemingly endless summertime fun. Looking […]

Self-Water Container Plants While On Vacation

This post, How to Self-Water Container Plants While on Vacation, contains affiliate links. If you click on a link and make a purchase, I may receive a small commision, with no additional cost to you.  Summer vacation season is finally here. Now that I’ve got flowers blooming on my front porch in containers, we’re headed to […]

20 DIY Flamingo Inspired Crafts and Recipes

I may be compensated through my affiliate links in this post. It’s no secret that I’m crazy about flamingos! I have a huge flamingo painting above my navy sofa and I smile every single time I glance her way. A while back, daughter #2 gifted me with a small flamingo painting that she did herself […]

Spotting Signs of An Unhealthy Obsession With Food

There are more links between food and mental health disorders than we think. Of course, there are issues with regards to body image, but food addiction is something that’s not just related to people who are overweight or are unhealthy. Food addiction can form unhealthy habits in even the healthiest of people. What are some of […]