Month: November 2017

All About Petit Fours: Gluten Free and Fabulous

Today I dived into my archives to share an old friend with you. This post may be an oldie but goodie, but it’s full of great content that will help you plan and create your own gluten free petit fours for any fancy event where you might want to enjoy them.

Caffeine and Sugar Free Drinks That Will Make You Tinsane for Tisanes!

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Now we all know I like my herbal tea. I’ve written about lavender, rose water, my favorite tea shop, and even done a whole roundup on tisanes. Today, in honor of the end of Fall fast approaching, we’re going to jump into something bigger. Something better. That’s right, we’re going to talk about hot tasty

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Happy Day! A Birthday to Celebrate.

Today is my birthday! Put out the cake because this is going to be a good celebration. I think birthdays tend to lose their power a little as we grow up into adults, but I still enjoy mine. I’ve changed how I enjoy it though. Now my birthday is all about an excuse to meet

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Harness The Power of Peer Pressure To Build Your Life and Dreams

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This series is to help you think about what goals you might want to have in the first place- because the best way to start with something is by doing first things first.

Be A Kind Person In Half The time By Giving Your Spare Change

Our first post in the #SmallSteps series we talked about giving your physical change to those in need of it. This week we are going to jump into ways you can give your digital change. Digital Change First of all, what is digital change? That’s the cents left to make a full dollar when you

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Easy Steps to Bring Thankfulness into Your Daily Life and Reap The Stress Relieving Rewards

Thursday was Thanksgiving. I know it’s a uniquely American holiday that the rest of the world doesn’t celebrate, but I think remembering the blessings in our lives is an important thing to do. With Thanksgiving behind me now I think it’s important to remember how good it is for us to be thankful year round.

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Kick The Junky Cheap Clothes to The Curb and Learn How To Invest In Clothes That Will Last

Expensive clothes in the US aren’t high quality. Expensive clothes in the US have a fancy designer label but are made with the same awful stitching with loose threads out the wazoo that can’t handle going through a few washes. Medium brands like Land’s End that cost in the $50-$100 range are the only brands

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Happy Thanksgiving!

I’m so blessed to have you here. No, I really mean that. I’ve taken on a lot of new jobs and chase several dreams this year- become a full time author, started writing two blogs full time. Some of you have stuck by me since my first year blogging and I’ll always be grateful for

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A Photo Spread of Sunsets on The Marshy Sea From My Chincoteague Travels

As we start creeping into the Winter I find myself becoming nostalgic for Summer. I suppose that’s how it usually goes, that you appreciate most what you can’t have and don’t fully engage in those same times when you do have them. But as I have the luxury of being able to enjoy reading and

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A Millenial’s Plan to Get Their Career in Order In 3 Easy Steps

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This series is to help you think about what goals you might want to have in the first place- because the best way to start with something is by doing first things first.