Category Archives: Life in General

My Mazda3 Experience

Almost two weeks ago, I got to experience a week-long test drive thanks to Mazda USA and Driveshop, and amazing marketing company who wants real people to share real life experiences with cars that go beyond the horsepower and technical … Continue reading

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What Makes You Feel Accomplished?

Disclaimer: This post was sponsored by OxiClean™ through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by POPSUGAR to write a post about OxiClean™ all opinions are my own. When you talk about accomplishments, you’ll quickly learn that people view … Continue reading

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In and Around Detroit Michigan

Exploring a new city is always exciting.  There is a bit of a difference in exploring a place you’re visiting and exploring a place that you now call home.  You look at things differently and you explore with less haste. … Continue reading

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On Summer Camp, Buying a House and Life Up North

Life has been super busy and I’ve been more than absent around here lately. The good news is, I don’t expect things to change in June. Will I have less on my plate?  Nope, but I will finally have some … Continue reading

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Fixing Your Marriage Isn’t As Easy As More Date Nights

If you’d asked me about marriage 17 years ago, I would’ve given you the fairy tale answer. I was committed to the man I loved, I was getting married, I was staying married and that if by some crazy stretch … Continue reading

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Create A College Care Package For The Adult Learner

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GIVEEXTRAGETEXTRA #Kroger #CollectiveBias Moving 600+ miles away from the only home you’ve ever know is HARD. Moving 600+ miles away to a state you’ve … Continue reading

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Back Among The Working

My feet are killing me.  After a hiatus, I am back among the working.  I got my first real job when I was 15, and with the exception of thirteen month break after having my son, I have always worked. … Continue reading

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5 Tips For Job Searching Success

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser, Walmart Family Mobile. All opinions are mine alone. #DataAndAMovie #CollectiveBias Moving to a new city has presented us with many obstacles, not the least of which has been … Continue reading

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House Hunting Tips and Tricks – The First Steps

House hunting is a grueling task.  Some people may disagree, but I would venture to say that most of those people where probably hunting out of desire, not out of need.  Being in the position of “needing” to find a … Continue reading

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Living in a Hotel – First Week Update and the Sleep Dilemma

A week into life in a hotel and I am so over it.  I miss my bed.  My nice soft, pillow top mattress is crying for me.  Really, it’s me that’s crying.  That bed up there, it’s my nemesis.  It’s … Continue reading

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