Category Archives: Health/Wellness

Let’s Talk About Something Women Don’t Talk About

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Poise for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Let’s see… we talk about our breasts, we talk about our vaginas, we talk about our lives in the bedroom. What … Continue reading

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Protecting My Family, Even After I’m Gone

For my 21st birthday, I bought myself a gift.  It was really less for me and more for my future children.  I bought a life insurance policy on myself.  Fourteen years, several jobs and two kids later, I still have … Continue reading

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Summertime And The Living’s Easy… So Are The Accidents

We love summer, so very much.  The heat and humidity aside, we enjoy spending a lot of time outside doing various things – and sometimes nothing at all.  We’ve spent time at the pool, baseball games and we’re heading to … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning the “I Have Kids” Way

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #PurellWipes #CollectiveBias In North Carolina, we go from frozen precipitation to pollen dust storms in a matter of a week.  Our temperatures can … Continue reading

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Sticking To Fitness Goals Through Injury

This post was sponsored by Target® through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select.  While I was compensated to write a post about Target® C9, all opinions are my own. The past few years have been a real journey for me.  I was never … Continue reading

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When Mom Goes Down… Find Relief in a Fully Stocked Medicine Cabinet

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and it’s advertiser. All opinions are mine alone and should not been taken as medical advice. #CollectiveBias #HealthySavings When you move, there’s always something you forget. Maybe you forget to set … Continue reading

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Domestic Violence, Financial Abuse and The Purple Purse Challenge

Today’s post is sponsored by The Allstate Foundation’s The Purple Purse Challenge and MomSelect.  Opinions shared are my own. While two-thirds of Americans believe domestic violence is a serious problem, just over 1 in 3 have ever talked about it. … Continue reading

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Is It Time for the Straight Talk with Your Teen? #ad

Today’s Straight Talk post is sponsored by Invisalign.  However, all thoughts an opinions are my own.  As a medical device, Invisalign should only be used for it’s intended use, which is to straighten teeth. As a kid, I didn’t realize … Continue reading

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I Was Not Ready For That Jelly { Attack of the Jellyfish }

Dear jellyfish, Go home – you’re drunk!  In my thirty-three years on this earth, visiting the beach every one of them, I have – had – managed to avoid the wrath of the jellyfish.  Notice the “had”. That would be … Continue reading

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Mommy Guilt – Ditch It! {Dr’s Orders from Travis Stork MD} #CrestProHealth #Sponsored

Today’s post on Mommy Guilt and how it affects our health is sponsored by Crest Pro-Health and the One2One Network.  Join in on the conversation by commenting here and/or joining us on Facebook and Twitter. When I found out I … Continue reading

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