Tag Archive: family

Nov 05

5 Ways To Relax Before The Holidays

Hello friends,  For some the holidays are the most wonderful time of the year, yet for others it can be the most stressful time of the year.   The non-stop swirl of activities associated with getting together with family and friends; finding just the right gift for the In-laws or kids; and the dread of …

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Oct 22

Wellness Wednesday ~ Hibernating at Home

Hello friends and welcome to Wellness Wednesday.   As the daylight hours get shorter and the temps a little chillier your mood may begin to mellow. Gone are the long sunny days spent outdoors and you may feel like hibernating at home. Now is the perfect time to indulge the senses with affordable yet comfortable …

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Sep 18

Thankful Thursday – Are you Really?

Hello friends, today is Thankful Thursday which has me thinking, what am I truly thankful for?   I know I always end my post with, “I am thankful for my family, my friends and of course my faith” but really is that all? How about you, what are you REALLY thankful for? Sending text messages and emails are …

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Aug 28

Summer Scarf & Thankful Thursday

Hello friends,   I am thankful that the summer weather here in the Mid-Atlantic area has not been oppressively hot and humid.  We did get some really heated days earlier in the season but then came those low to mid-80’s temps which were fantastic. Last month I read a blog post by Mo over at …

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Aug 21

Preserve Your Memories with YesVideo

This review & giveaway was made possible by Double Duty Divas and YesVideo. I received the featured service free of charge to facilitate my review, but all opinions are 100% mine.   Hello friends, I hope all is well in your world. For me, the countdown is on with Malik leaving for Bowie State University on Wednesday, and the …

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Jul 22

When Did I Teach My Sons How To Peel a Potato?

Hello friends, I hope all is well in your world. Sometimes I used to wish that there was a manual with chapters that could answer questions about raising my sons, questions like when was it a good time to teach them the basics.  When do we teach them how to cook and clean or manage …

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Jul 04

Weekend Wind-Down Party | Holiday Edition

Happy 4th of July my friends and welcome to the holiday version of the Weekend Wind-DownParty!   I hope you are enjoying the day with family or friends and have an opportunity to relax, rejuvenate and reflect on all of your blessings. to our Featured Bloggers, please check the Pinterest Page as you are also …

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Jun 28

Picnic Fun Sweepstakes

Gather your family and friends, because Womensforum.com is ready to set you up with the perfect summertime picnic! Enter to win a picnic basket, blanket, outdoor dining kit and even an outdoor MP3 speaker to create a fun, and delicious day under the summer sun!   Open Worldwide ~ Click HERE to enter. Contest ends …

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Jun 23

I Still Have Baby Teeth

Hello friends, I hope all is well in your world.  Today is my oldest son’s 22nd Birthday and I still have his baby teeth!  I have a plastic shoe box that contains both of my son’s baby teeth and my baby graduated from High School last month.  I guess it’s time to trash them, or …

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Jun 14

Free Resources for Caregivers in honor of Father’s Day | Ad Council & AARP Campaign

Taking care of grandparents and parents takes its toll on caregivers who are often sandwiched between the activities of children, a busy work schedule and the needs of aging loved ones. In 2008, when my grandmother’s health began to deteriorate I became her primary caregiver until the day she died in 2009 at the age …

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