You must have a Shopping Problem! And other crazy things Bloggers Hear

I think I give up! I give up explaining what I do for a living to people who are not in my online world. I have even gone as far as to tell my kids to not tell their friends’ parents about my blog. I love that most people do not know about it. ThisContinue Reading …

Super Relaxing Staycation Ideas for a Summer Break

Summer holidays are almost upon us. If you’ve spent a lot of money during spring break or you are saving to get away in the winter, you might want to keep your summer itinerary budget-friendly. So, what can you do that is relaxing, fun, affordable, and means you don’t need to leave the house? HereContinue Reading …

Get a Good Night Sleep with Leesa®

Disclosure-  Leesa® provided a free product for us to review for writing this post. However, all opinions stated here are my own.  We have been shopping around for a new mattress for a while now. We’ve been sleeping on my previous bed from over twenty years ago which was okay but old and a temporaryContinue Reading …

Tips & Advice For Coping With The Death Of A Loved One

Just like birth is a part of life, so is death. Whether you’ve lost a family member or a close friend, dealing with death is never easy. Whether you knew that your loved one was unwell and was going to pass away or whether it was a massive shock, it doesn’t matter. Their death isContinue Reading …

How You Can Be More Involved Within Your Local Community

We can all be a little guilty sometimes of being a little absorbed in our lives. That’s just life I guess. But what we can sometimes fail to see is that there are people around us that need our help and support. While it isn’t our place to make ourselves known in other people’s problemsContinue Reading …

Projections of mortality and causes of death, 2015 and 2030

When I turned 40 this summer people kept saying to me that 40 is not what it use to be. It is true, I see people who are looking younger an active and feeling great as they get older. Forty may not be the new twenty, but who wants it to be? Knowing we canContinue Reading …

Sell Your Diamond and Finance Your Next Dream Vacation

Traveling the world is something many dream of but very few actually do. We have been lucky enough to visit some amazing places over the years. My children share stories with their friends of places we have been and their friends share stories as well. Some love to stay local  and others seem to travelContinue Reading …

Accepting the big 4-0 aka the F word

I have not been feeling like myself lately. I turned forty last month and it really has been bumming me out. Even saying the word makes me cringe. I kinds made my family feel like the big 4-0 was a bad word here. I do not feel old, just having a hard time accepting thisContinue Reading …