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Do This, Not That, on the Carnival Vista

Ready to book your family Carnival Vista sailing? Check out the Incredible Cruise Deals at Expedia! You want to have the ...
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Clean Your Oven Naturally

It’s easy to find a commercial chemically-based oven cleaner, but not as easy to find an all-natural one. Which is ...
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10 Free Winter Coloring Pages for Adults

Winter weather might be bone chilling and lots of snow for some. For others, it might be crisper air and ...
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3 BEST Apps to Save Money AND Time Grocery Shopping

You’ve got to do it. The kids, husband and YOU have to eat. Buuuuuuut, it is a time hog, a ...
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Surprising the Kids with a Carnival Vista 5-Night Sailing with ...

Want to surprise the family with a cruise on the Carnival Vista or other ship? Check latest cruise prices & reviews for ...
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How Whole30 Changed My Life

In April 2016, I noticed a friend had lost weight and looked great. A few days later I chose to ...
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Make a Charcuterie for New Years Eve and Beyond

Going beyond the standard chips & dips for an upcoming gathering such as New Year’s Eve is easier than you ...
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Top Chef Meals Delivers Custom Prepared Healthy Meals

I enjoyed devoured 7 meals from Top Chef Meals and I’m eager to share my experience on how much it ...
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15 Gingerbread Treats to Make for the Family

    Gingerbread is cake made with molasses and flavored with ginger. A spice with flavor and nutrition, ginger is ...
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Butternut Squash Pasta Sauce Recipe

Are you looking for a healthy dinner recipe for the family? This Butternut Squash Pasta Sauce is a winner! As ...
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Gingerbread Pancakes Recipe

Hot Gingerbread Pancakes right off the griddle is a great way to start a winter morning.  We much prefer homemade ...
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Waldorf Astoria Orlando for Family Travel

Heading to Disney and want to stay at the Waldorf Astoria Orlando? Check latest hotel prices & reviews for the Waldorf ...
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Fundraising Tips to Raise Cash for Schools

There are the tried and true ways of fundraising at school. We hold bake sales, candy sales, wrapping paper sales, and even ...
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Pumpkin Spice Cream Cheese Frosting Recipe

This Pumpkin Spice Cream Cheese Frosting recipe is a keeper. This easy to make topping can be used for the pumpkin ...
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Pumpkin Spice Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

You know you’re craving anything and everything Pumpkin Spice! It’s that time of the year! They weather may not have ...
Living

How to Contact Paper Books

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Late Summer Pool Safety

Living in South Florida means that pool season is most months of the year. We are always looking for ways ...
Living

Making Your Adopted Dog Feel at Home

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #NewBeneful #CollectiveBias Last March ...
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School Supplies List Shopping Now for Later

The school supplies list arrives in our inbox sometimes even before school lets out. It lingers there until we frantically ...
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Back to School Haircut Supporting the Underprivledged

It’s on every mom’s to-do  list,  a back to school haircut. We start the year with polished shoes, fresh uniforms, ...
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DIY Pallet Board Pool Toy Storage

Our backyard pool seems to have noodles, floats and balls scattered everywhere. I knew we needed a remedy to this ...
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National Geographic Kids Photo Guide Book Reivew

The National Geographic Kids Photo Guide book is a great resource for your blooming photographers. They grab our phone all the ...
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Leadership Activity for Girls Inspired by Princess Elena of Avalor

Look at your daughter. What do you see? Is she strong? Smart? Fearless? Is she willing to help others before ...
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Healthy Snack Food for Kids

It’s funny, no matter the time a day or the fact that they ate a meal an hour ago – ...
Traveling

A VRBO Home in Ponte Vedra Beach FL

I truly knew nothing about Ponte Vedra Beach. I took out a map, then followed I95 South from Savannah, Georgia to ...
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See Eat and Do Savannah GA

We departed Asheville, North Carolina just after lunch and headed to Savannah, Georgia. It was a 5 1/2 hour drive. We ...