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Imagine this. You have a teenager. A boy. You’re homeschooling. Your son is on the autism spectrum. Your husband is a man’s man; a high-school football coach. Tyson is not exactly the son that he expected, and he’s basically checked out. And all Tyson wants down deep is his dad’s approval. So Tyson decides he […]

Red(ish), White and Blue(ish) Dips for a Perfectly Patriotic Party #SeeTheLite

Litehouse bean dip

Okay, let me confess. I am not a world-renowned party planner. While we love having people over, I prefer my parties to be simple and easy to prepare for. And that’s why I love to have Litehouse dressings always on hand. You’ll be amazed at what you can quickly whip up with a few jars […]

Winc Wine – Perfect for Valentine’s Day!


We were recently given the opportunity to try out Winc Wine (I love my job!) and we are extremely pleased! You’ll first take a short quiz (no failing grades here!) to figure out what wines you may like and then you choose!  Winc nailed it on what I would enjoy! You can choose reds, whites, […]

Book Review: The Flirtation Experiment

Flirtation Experiment

Here’s the deal: you’ve been married for awhile and you have become mom, wife, chauffeur, cook, laundress, therapist, and who knows what else. Those feelings you had for hubby at the beginning of your relationship? Just a mere wisp of a thought…maybe. No time for that, right? But you kinda miss it. Guess what? You […]

THE Best Place to Stay in Orlando!

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As a blogger, I have a lot of great opportunities to go places and see things in order to share my experiences and thoughts with you! Several weeks ago, we headed to Orlando to experience the plethora of fun things to do there! There were going to be 3 or 4 of us. Could we […]

Universal Studios & Islands of Adventure – Super Fun!


So you’re probably at the point where the kids are back in school after Christmas, and you aren’t even thinking yet about summer vacation! Have you considered a trip to Universal Studios or Islands of Adventure in Orlando, Florida? We just took a trip there this past Christmas, and we were simply delighted by all […]

Redeeming Love Movie – Coming This Friday!!!

Redeeming Love key art

Redeeming Love was the first book of author Francine Rivers’ that I read. I fell in love with her story and writing style. I was captivated and couldn’t put it down. And now it’s a movie! And trust me, it is a must see! It’s going to be out this Friday, June 21! Both my […]

Five Reasons to Visit Prague

Prague Collage

Prague is one of our very favorite cities. We love traveling to Europe, and a lot of people had told us to give Prague a try. To be honest, we thought, “No big deal. It’s just another big European city. We’ve been to Paris, Rome, London and many more.” But three years ago, we decided […]

Medieval Times – Fun for the Whole Family!

medieval collage

For the last several weeks, everything in our house has been about Knights in Shining Armor, jousting and the like. When the boys found out that we were going to Medieval Times, they watched a few videos and got super excited! The entire evening was a rousing success. When you approach the castle, you enter […]

You Won’t Believe This Italian Villa!


One of the whole reasons that I started this blog was to help my friends save some hard earned money. I have Champagne Tastes on a Beer Budget…how about you? For years now, we have chosen either Homeaway, Airbnb or VRBO for accommodations, and we have never, ever had a bad experience. You get so […]

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