We are halfway through summer and that can lead to summertime boredom. The summer break can go by so quickly. In some places, kids are already heading back to school. For others, like my son, they still have a month left of summer vacation. But what is a parent to do when their kid comes up and says “Mom, I’m bored!”? It may be easy to come up with things to do for the first few weeks, but after a while, it can be tough. So today, I am sharing some summer boredom busters to help kids and parents make it through the rest ofRead More →

30 day fitness challenge results

Last month I decided to do a 30-day fitness challenge. Part of the reason for this was to try to get back into shape. The second reason was to see whether these challenges actually work or not. I was pretty sure ti wouldn’t work. Afterall, how could adding some exercise for a month really make a huge difference? Especially when I was still eating like I always have. Well, that was a bit reason why I wanted to test one of these challenges out. To see just how accurate the results were. I highly doubted that I would go from fat to a ripped skinnyRead More →

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August is here! Can you believe another month has come and gone? This year seems to be flying by. A new month means it is time to set some new goals. Back in June I started making monthly goals and continued to do so in July. I have really been enjoying this new trend in my life. So, I want to keep doing this every month. It is time to share what my August goals are. But first, let’s take a moment and see how I did with July’s goals. How I did in July I overall did pretty well with my July goals. InRead More →

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Have I told you lately how much I love the blogging community? Because I really do love it! There are so many amazing bloggers out there, and every single one of them is super supportive. One of the many ways that they support other bloggers is to nominate them for awards. I have been lucky enough to have already been nominated for the Sunshine and Mystery Blogger awards. Now, I have been nominated for The Versatile Blogger Award by Win Life Win Love. I first off want to say thank you for the nomination! And now on to the good stuff. The rules for theRead More →

The blogging community is huge! It’s full of tons of supportive people who are willing to help out those new to blogging as well as those who have been around for a while. There are blogging awards. Blogs cover a range of topics from travel, to beauty, to lifestyle and more! If there is something to write about, then there is a blog about it. Of course, with so many blogs out there, it can be hard to find the right ones to follow. So, I have decided to share 10 bloggers to check out. Hopefully, you will find new blogs to follow. Elle GoesRead More →

Get to know me from A To Z

Have you seen those posts going around where people break down the A to Z of themselves? Well, I have seen quite a few of them, such as the one Cornish Maid did not long ago. Thus, I have decided to do it myself. This is just a fun way to share more about myself. So let’s get started, shall we? Get to know me from A to Z! A is for… Anxiety. I have dealt with anxiety for over half of my life. It has stopped me from doing many things, however, I am taking steps this year to fight back and reclaim myRead More →

Another month has come along and once again I wasn’t ready for it. This year seems to be going by so fast. While I’m excited about the warmer weather and summer activities, I also know this means we are going to get back to winter before I am ready. After making goals for June, I decided it would be a good idea to make some for July as well. So today I will be sharing my July goals. How I did in June Overall, I did pretty well on reaching the goals that I set in June. A few didn’t happen, but that’s okay. ForRead More →

There are quite a few 30-day challenges out there. Some are for photography, others for cooking and there are a large number of fitness ones. There are those that look easy, while others seem quite challenging. But I am going to focus on the 30-day fitness challenge ones. We have all seen those before and after photos. Where the before picture if a person with plenty of fat on their body. Then 30 days later they are not only slim but have a killer six-pack to boot. However, the kicker is when they claim that no diet change is necessary. All that is required is aRead More →

The blogging world is full of all kinds of amazing people. It also has a great number of awards that are handed out. Not long ago I was nominated for the Mystery Blogger away and now had the pleasure of being nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award by Quietstorm Session. I want to thank her so much for this nomination! The rules Make sure you include who nominated you in your post. Answer the 11 questions. Create your own 11 questions. Tag and notify those that you have nominated. Questions for me What made you start blogging? I had been thinking about starting this blog for aboutRead More →

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Being a newer blogger can be a challenge. It’s a lot of work to get established and there is plenty of things to learn along the way. Having other bloggers help you is great. Having them acknowledge your work with a blogging award makes all those late nights seem less daunting. Recently, I was nominated for the Mystery Blogger Award by Creating A Mama! I want to give a huge thanks to her for nominating me! Be sure to visit Creating A Mama and show her some love! The Mystery Blogger Award was created by Okoto Enigma. Be sure to visit her blog! The Rules Put the awardRead More →