Category: Family

Easy Chicken Recipes

“One cannot think well, love well, sleep well if one has not dined well.” – Virginia Woolf. Starting this blog years ago was one of the best decisions ever. I have made so many recipes over the years, and it is excellent that there is one place where they can be found at any time.…
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Ignored Addictions

So many times when we hear the word addiction, we immediately think of someone strung out of drugs or that alcoholic who everyone in the family knows. Believe it or not, there are simply things we do every single day that can fall into the category of addiction. Anything that alters your mood can become…
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Money Management Skills at Home

Money, money, money (me singing “For the Love of Money” by The O’Jays). Several subjects should be taught in school and at home, such as life skills, time management, mental health, self-love and self-awareness, and money management.  Finances are a huge part of our lives. As parents, we do our children a disservice by not…
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Throwback Feel-Good Movies

No matter what time of year it is, nothing is better than cuddling on the couch with a blanket to watch a good movie. With so many series to binge-watch and new movies coming out, an oldie will always be a goodie. Here is a list of some of my favorite throwback feel-good movies. Which…
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How to Stick with New Years Resolutions/Goals

At the beginning of every year, Dry January starts, the gyms are packed again, and we go into hitting reset on the things we want to start over with or improve. When making New Year Resolutions/goals can seem like an endless cycle, how do we stick to them? Here are two ways to stick with…
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Boundaries

Boundary: a line that marks the limits of an area; a dividing line. When we think about personal boundaries, these are the limits and rules we set for ourselves within relationships whether personal or professional. You will burn out and drive yourself crazy if you say yes to everything and try to be everything for…
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Decluttering Checklist

Everyone is familiar with spring cleaning, but there is such a thing as cleaning any time of the year to declutter your home. Did you know that deep cleaning or decluttering your house gives you endorphins and refreshes your living spaces? Sure does. Here are some things in your home to declutter this month. Pick…
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Places to Travel this Fall

The trees are about to show us how lovely it is to let things go. When the seasons change, the travel costs decrease (depending on the location), and the crowds thin out. Whether you are looking for peace and quiet, fall scenery, hayrides, pumpkin patches, or a cozy destination, here is a list of places…
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A Page for Prayers

Are you a person who loves prayer and knows there is a prayer for every situation? A Page for Prayers was designed with you in mind. Spoken by a woman who has had her share of trials and tribulations, this page is your one-stop for all prayers. From prayers for yourself to your husband, friends,…
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Halloween and Fall Porch Decorations

When the clock strikes midnight on 1 September, let the fall festivities begin. That means Halloween decorations everywhere and pumpkins galore. We always decorate our home with spooky/fall decorations to kick off September through November. Check out some of these beautiful Halloween and Fall porch decorations for some decorating inspiration.

Books to Read this Fall

Where are my readers? The time has come for cozy weather, leaves falling, fuzzy socks, cardigans, and pumpkin spice lattes. After work during the fall season, the only thing on my mind is lying on the couch with a blanket and a good movie or book. Check out these books for adults and children that…
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Ways to Stay Connected with Your Spouse

So you find the love of your life, added to your family, the seasons go by, and life happens. This is common with marriages and long-term relationships, but what do you do when you realize you have not given your significant other the best version of yourself? What do you do when your love languages…
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