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10 Things Your Growing Son…


The World of Sons I was raised in a family of girls, so the world of boys is an ongoing mystery to me. I always thought I would have all girls since my mom also cam from a family of girls. I … [Read More...]


The Decision is My Story…

letting go of the fear of leaving your family to travel for your dream

Fifteen days. Should I leave my husband and children for fifteen days to travel across the world this summer? Researching author websites in order to design my own, I examine the sections of Cheryl … [Read More...]


10 Books For Your Tween’s (and…


Summer Reading for Your Tween Yep. It's that time of year. If you are not already actively Pinteresting fun stuff to do with your kids this summer, you are gonna be one tired Momma by the end of that … [Read More...]


30 Great Conversation Starters…


I find kids love hearing stories from when I was a kid, even the most reluctant talker ends up engaging in conversations like these.  Choose one, choose them all, but these are a great way to get the … [Read More...]


Teens Making a Difference…

Teens making a difference Ethan Fisher

Meet teen inventor, Ethan Fisher in this week's Teens Making a Difference podcast! You are in for a treat with this week's podcast! Remember SillyBands? Well, today's guest, Ethan Fisher is the … [Read More...]


6 Tips to Balancing Family…

6 ways to unplug and connect this summer

Oh Delicious Summertime Remember last summer? You started out strong with fantasies straight from your ‘80’s memories of yummy giggling connection, nourishing sunshine, fresh fruit, and dusty … [Read More...]


Crepe Erase Review…

final thoughts on the crepe erase skin system

There IS help for crepey skin! Disclosure: I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Crepe Erase. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a … [Read More...]


Black Bean Salsa…


Black Bean Salsa This recipe originally came from my gourmet cooking sister. In fact, we are having her enchiladas tonight because we love to put the salsa overtop. The enchiladas are fine … [Read More...]

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Vacationing with Teens and…

Myrtle Beach, SC for Families with Teens and Tweens School is ending for most of us and Summer is beckoning us to come and relax with her and what better way to get your summer started than the … [Read More...]