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Strawberry Peach White Wine Sangria

*This post may contain affiliate links. Sangria.  The nectar of the Gods.  Or, at least the over-worked, over-stressed mom.  Serve it in a stemless wineglass or a solo cup, we don’t care!  The paper straws are a cute touch though. … Continue reading

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How I Stop Headaches From Stopping Me (Plus a DIY Cold Compress Tutorial)

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #MoreMomentsWithExcedrin #CollectiveBias Some people look at their days and think “wow, today was such a waste.”  I may have been one of those … Continue reading

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Simple Spring DIY Home Decor

It’s been a long Winter.  While all the Michigan natives tell me this was a very mild year, it feels like Spring just won’t come!  Even with a late Easter, it doesn’t feel like Spring just yet.  My son and … Continue reading

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March Stitch Fix Unboxing Video

I tried Stitch  Fix for the first time back in 2014.  If you’re not familiar, it’s basically a personal shopper service.  I hate shopping (crowds, dressing rooms, malls) so Stitch Fix has been a great way for me to gradually … Continue reading

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Purrfectly Pawsome Gifts For The Crazy Cat Lady

*This post contains affiliate links.  You get the same prices you always would and we get a small commission.  It helps keep the lights on! I only own two cats.  That doesn’t make me a crazy cat lady, does it?  Perhaps … Continue reading

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Winter Travel To Traverse City, Michigan with Mitsubishi Outlander Sport

It’s hard to believe, but we celebrated the one year anniversary of our move to Michigan last week.  While everyone back home in North Carolina was enjoying their first real tastes of Spring, we headed northwest for a weekend adventure … Continue reading

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Cats and Showers Don’t Mix… Unless You’re My Husband

­ I don’t know why, but I have a never ending need for animals to love me. People? Meh. I am way more of an animal person than a people person. My cats, however, refuse to comply with this need. … Continue reading

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Winter in Michigan – What We’re Up To

This post, and all posts on this site, may contain affiliate links. Backwards.  That’s how life seems to go for us.  I don’t necessarily mean it as a bad thing, just an odd order for life to flow in.  Our … Continue reading

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Free Valentine’s Day Card Printables

Valentine’s Day is the same date every year, yet prepping Valentine’s Day cards for my kiddos’ classmates sneaks up on me every. single. time.  Why am I so ill prepared?  It rarely fails that I am running to Walmart or … Continue reading

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Jump Start Every Day – Grab and Go Breakfast Savings with belVita

My morning routine has changed a lot of the years, but I dare say it is still pretty hectic. Some of that is self induced, especially in the Winter when it’s dark out both when I leave for work and … Continue reading

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