• Pensacola Florida – Family Fun in the Sun
  • Mojito Recipe – Non-Alcoholic Drink
  • Florida’s Emerald Coast – aka Heaven
  • Slow Cooker Cheesy Tacos Recipe
  • Pineapple Lemonarita – A Non-Alcoholic Drink Recipe
  • Conversations About Addiction Will Break the Stigma
  • 15 Things To Pack for a Cruise Vacation
  • One-Pan Chicken with Gravy Recipe


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Key Lime Pie Cake Recipe

Summer is upon us and one of the flavours that screams warm weather to me is key lime. Just thinking about it has my tongue dancing…the tartness of the lime along with the sweetness is delightful. Today I’m sharing a spin on a key lime pie…I’ve made it into a Key Lime Pie Cake! Because let’s…

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Mojito Recipe – Non-Alcoholic Drink

This is my favourite Mojito recipe. It’s a non alcoholic version so it’s great to serve to all crowds on a hot summer day! You can’t get much simpler than this recipe. It’s quick and inexpensive but the flavours will fool your guests into thinking that you’ve spent tons of effort coming up with it….

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#LetsGOCarnival Twitter Party

Carnival Cruise on the Magic and Twitter Chat #LetsGOCarnival

We are huge fans of cruising and have begun our countdown to our 5th cruise with Carnival Cruise Line in 2 years. If you’ve never gone on a Carnival cruise you may be thinking that’s a bit much…it’s ok I’ll forgive you! The fact is that our family has fallen in love with all that…

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Family Fun in Florida Gulf Coast #LoveFL

If you’re travelling to Florida any time soon, I urge you to check out the Gulf Coast. I was invited by Visit Florida to come and see the area and to specifically spend time in Pensacola and The Emerald Coast areas. They are like a slice of heaven has been placed upon the Earth. With…

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The Human Touch to Booking Travel Online

Taking time to plan any travel is a very big deal for me! Frankly, while I really enjoy researching websites and comparing prices it can be VERY frustrating and there’s a part of me that doesn’t trust that the resort is actually as beautiful as it looks on the screen. Last month I announced that I…

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No Need to Feel Lost Caring for Aging Parents

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Elizz for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. Not so long ago I wrote about Being My Parents Caregiver and how I hadn’t really seen my role that way until my Father became gravely ill. It was a harrowing week waiting to see if Dad was…

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Dammit I’m Taking the Leap – Join me? #TakeTheLeap

Is anyone else tired out there? Here in Ontario we’re in the midst of Winter where the daylight is less and so is my level of activity. This is a time when I can easily find myself loafing on the couch far too much. Ok so I have been loafing around too much and I…

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Conversations About Addiction Will Break the Stigma

As someone who has been in recovery from alcoholism for 6 years now, I’ve had countless conversations about addiction and am often pausing to absorb another person’s insight. In my first year of recovery from addiction I was taught to slow down my thoughts and realize that my own perspective isn’t actually fact. Further to…

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