Category Archives: Life in General

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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On The Move – Hello Michigan!

Welcome to Michigan!  Fenway looks thrilled, doesn’t he?  Mother Nature greeted us appropriately with a little snowy show.  Ok, for us North Carolinians, this is a lot of snow.  If you think things have been quite lately here on the … Continue reading

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