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Simple Ways To Reduce Anxiety And Stress

Jan 22, 14 Simple Ways To Reduce Anxiety And Stress

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Sometimes there is a voice in my head that I just can’t seem to get rid of. This voice says that I am not good enough, or that I can’t, or that I should just settle. It also fills me up with stress and anxiety. I have struggled with this voice for a while, first getting louder in my teenage years. The voice still gets loud...

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Healthy Comfort Food Recipes

Jan 20, 14 Healthy Comfort Food Recipes

Posted by in Featured, Getting Ready, Life

It’s that time of the year again- cold and flu season. Runny nose, scratchy throat, achy muscles, sore ears and extreme fatigue are all symptoms that the flu presents. My family has just been hit by the flu bug personally, hence why I haven’t been posting. It was a tough start to 2014, trying to care for my sick son and...

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Inspiring Sports Illustrated Kids

Jan 17, 14 Inspiring Sports Illustrated Kids

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I just had to share this heart-warming video with everyone! This video of the 2012 Sports Illustrated Kids’ Sportskid Of The Year Award has truly inspired me. I first saw it about a year ago and was left feeling hopeful and encouraged. I saw it again last night when a friend sent it to me as an email forward. I hope it will...

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A New Year

Jan 07, 14 A New Year

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A new year as many see it is a fresh start indicated by the first day of January. I also celebrate and see New Year’s Day as the exciting start to a new adventure. I often like New Year’s Eve far more than New Year’s day. New Year’s Eve allows you to celebrate the triumphs, accomplishments and changes that...

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My Surprise Christmas Gift

Dec 19, 13 My Surprise Christmas Gift

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My ex-husband has been many different things to me over the corse of our relationship…best friend, lover, confidant, problem-solver, handy man, and more. Alth0ugh our personal relationship has changed, there is one thing he will never stop being, and that is the father to our two children. There are many reasons as to why our...

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5 Ways To Get Holiday Ready Using Outdoor Christmas Decorations

Dec 17, 13 5 Ways To Get Holiday Ready Using Outdoor Christmas Decorations

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Winter can be a dark, cold and dreary time of the year. That is why I think it is so important to do your part to help brighten up the landscape by decorating the exterior of your home for the holidays. There are many different ways to show your holiday spirit, whether it be subtle or over the top.  I tend to fall in the middle for...

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Gingerbread House Decorating…Gone Bad

Dec 12, 13 Gingerbread House Decorating…Gone Bad

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We have all seen them. Those perfect little gingerbread houses that look like they were made by a skilled cookie architect or professional candy designer. Well this year I decided to take on the gingerbread home making challenge, and tried to whip up my own festive cookie home. I have seen many beautiful gingerbread house creations...

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