May 27

Wearing White Before Memorial Day

Hello friends, are you ready – this is it – the first official weekend of the summer – woohoo.  The sun is shining, the temps are rising and I am ready to be outdoors until late into the evening.   This afternoon we will be heading over to the Bob Carpenter Center at the University of Delaware …

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May 26

Weekly Coupons!

Kohls Promo: 15% Off $100 Whether you’re searching for something new to add to your home or garden or simply on the hunt for the latest in stylish apparel and accessories for you and your entire family, Kohl’s is your one stop shop to find everything you need and more! From kitchen appliances to home …

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May 25

Would You Chip Your Kid?

“Hello Lisa” “Oh hey girl…what’s up?” “Did Natalie go to CLSC today?” “No, she didn’t have classes today…why…what’s up?” “Tayair…he left the house this morning at 7:00 am and it’s almost 10 pm. He’s not answering his phone or responding to his text messages. His father left to check the parking lot at his job….” …

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May 24

Pennzoil @

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #DotComDIY #CollectiveBias Guess who’s home from college?  Yes, Malik finished his second year at Bowie State University and he is back home.  I really missed him and am happy to have him back, but I am also bit …

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May 23

Next Speaker In Our House

Next month, our oldest son Tayair will be celebrating his 24th birthday which is a miracle. You see, Tayair was born on June 23, 1992, 3 months prematurely weighing only 2.8 lbs, with a condition called Trachea Esophageal Fistula. He had more surgeries than I care to remember and had a feeding tube inserted into …

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May 20

Mazda CX-5 and My Drive to Wayne, PA

Mazda CX-5 and My Drive to Wayne, PA Most of you know that I have an extremely long daily commute to work, from Middletown, DE to West Chester, PA and now two of those days include driving to Wayne, PA. Needless to say, those long drives in my small Bloggy Buggy have really put wear …

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May 19

Coupons of this week! Coupon: 28% Off For the creative connoisseur, finding the perfect pieces to accent your elegant home or professional office can be a challenging task. With limited choices and outrageous price tags, your typical art store is not the place to go to find the best works of art. Head on over to to …

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May 18

You Choose the Shoes #4

Hello friends and welcome to another episode of You Choose the Shoes.  It has been exactly one month since the last feature but as I previously stated, things have gotten a lot more busier with ABlake Enterprises so #YCTS will become a once per month post.   With this outfit I am featuring an “oldie …

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May 13

ABlake Enterprises presents @ 1 Million Cups Wilmington

ABlake Enterprises presents @ 1 Million Cups Wilmington 1 Million Cups is a free, weekly national program designed to educate, engage, and connect entrepreneurs. Developed by the Kauffman Foundation, 1MC is based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and network over a million cups of coffee. Every Wednesday morning, one or two early-stage startups …

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May 11

Purex and The Pool Opening

Disclosure:  The Purex brand provided me with a sample of Purex Plus Clorox 2 detergent in exchange for this product review.  All opinions expressed on this blog post are my own and completely honest.   Every year around this time which is normally Mother’s Day weekend I head outside to prepare the pool for the …

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