Whole 30 Week 2 : The Roller Coaster

My husband and I are continuing on our Whole30 journey! We have successfully made it through Days 8 - 14, also known as the hardest days. We've survived and even better, we're thriving! And we haven't killed each other yet. I count these all as wins. If you want to...

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Whole 30 Week 1: What to expect

My husband and I just finished our first week of the Whole30. Yes I'll wait for your applause. No really, I feel like we should get a medal! Whole30 is not for sissies. This program requires time and committment. It's not easy, but it's worth it!  The first week has...

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Why is everyone talking about Whole30?

Why is everyone talking about Whole30?

Have you heard of the Whole30 program? I'm writing this blog in January, so if you're reading it in January, you are currently being bombarded with commercials for Weight Watchers, Atkins, SlimFast and 95 different gyms. Everyone wants to get healthy, lose weight,...

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Breakfast Ideas for Christmas Morning

Breakfast Ideas for Christmas Morning

Don't you love Christmas morning? It's my favorite morning of the whole year. Even now that my kids are a little older, Christmas morning still holds the same magic it always has. There's nothing better than watching the kids wake up and start to open presents. The...

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How to Know if You’re Taking a Vacation or a Trip

How to Know if You’re Taking a Vacation or a Trip

You’ve heard that saying ‘I need a vacation from my vacation’? I’ve said that so many times after getting back from a weeklong excursion with my family. And I’ve finally realized that if I need a vacation from my vacation, than it wasn’t really a vacation. It was a...

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Gift Ideas for Teen Boys for less than $50.00

Gift Ideas for Teen Boys for less than $50.00

Buying gifts for boys can be a challenge and buying gifts for tweens and teens can be down right impossible. I have 3 teenage boys myself and I know how hard it can be to find new and unique gifts, so I’ve compiled a list of 10 great gift ideas that are under $50!...

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15 Things to do in St. Augustine with Kids in 2 Days

15 Things to do in St. Augustine with Kids in 2 Days

St. Augustine has so much to offer families with kids! I am a native Floridian and had never visited St. Augustine until our twins came home from school in 4th grade and started talking about it. They were fascinated by the history and the fact that it's the oldest...

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Earbuds and Teens: An Annoying Combination

Earbuds and Teens: An Annoying Combination

Earbuds have become the bane of my existence. And if you have a teenager, I’m going to bet that you’re right there with me. I have 3 teenage boys and they have earbuds in their ears all the live long day. They wear their earbuds on the bus. On the way to the bus....

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