These 4 tips will help the spouse of an addict support them through recovery.

How to Support an Addicted Spouse in Recovery

This post on helping an addicted spouse in recovery is a guest article written by Tyler from the Steps Recovery Center. No compensation was exchanged for this post. My goal is to provide content to help your family live a more full and purposeful life. Marriage is supposed to be one of the most rewarding […]

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Getting your pre-teen a cell phone? Read these etiquette rules first.
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A Pre-Teens Guide to Cell Phone Etiquette

This post on pre-teen cell phone etiquette is sponsored by So, you’re thinking of getting your pre-teen a cell phone? Read through this cell phone etiquette guide first! Related Content: Educational Apps for Kids We were those parents who said we’d never get our kids a cellphone – at least not until they could […]

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Diamond Stud earrings.

Diamond Stud Earrings for Mothers Day

While most 21 years old went out and celebrated with their first drink, I went and got my ears pierced. I received these Diamond Stud Earrings from Anjolee in exchange for a review. This is my honest opinion. As a young girl, I was obsessed with earrings. My parents even bought me a picture book […]

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The Girl He Used to Know by Tracy Garvis Graves

The Girl He Used to Know by Tracey Garvis Graves

This is a sponsored post for SheSpeaks. I received a copy of The Girl He Used to Know for review purposes. All opinions are my own. Available for purchase April 2nd!! Tracey Garvis Graves, a New York Times Bestselling Author, has written a new novel, and it’s nothing you’ve read before. The Girl He Used […]

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How the Light of Christ can be a comfort in dark times.

The Light Of Christ: A Comfort in the Dark

How often do we think we can just feel our way through the dark? The Light of Christ is there to comfort us and guide us. You’ve probably noticed there have been more posts on mental health this year. It’s become apparent to me that that is where my passion lies – in sharing information […]

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sprouts cooking school in carmel, indiana
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Sprouts Cooking School in Carmel, Indiana

I attended a bloggers night at Sprouts Cooking School for Kids. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Spring break is around the corner and not too far after that it’s summer! If you’re looking for a good activity for the kids in Carmel, Sprouts Cooking School for kids is a great place to look. […]

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Be more than a Facebook Like to your friends
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How to be More than a Facebook Like to Your Friends

When was the last time you really paid attention to what your friends were posting on social media? Or the last time you reached out to a friend beyond liking their Facebook status? I’m not very good at it myself. I get wrapped up in my own life, and although I follow my friends on […]

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New book by James Riley: The Revenge of Magic

The Revenge of Magic by James Riley

I received an Advanced Readers Copy of The Revenge of Magic for review. All opinions are my own. A little back story for you today. For Christmas I encourage the kids to find gifts for each other. Whether that be giving them their toys they no longer play with, making something, or using their money […]

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Sit in Captain Kirk's chair at the Star Trek exhibit at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis
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Star Trek at The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

Where are my Trekkie’s? If you haven’t been to the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis lately, you’ll want to make a trip out here. Open until April 7th, you’ll be able to check out the Star Trek exhibit featuring many items and experiences any Trekkie will love. Before the exhibit opened, my family got a special […]

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Happy 20th Little Bites!

Happy Birthday Entenmann’s® Little Bites® + Giveaway

Coupons for product redemption, information, and gift card have been provided by Entenmann’s® Little Bites® so that I could try the product and share my thoughts and information about Entenmann’s® Little Bites®. The opinions expressed in this post are my own and do not reflect the opinions of Entenmann’s® Little Bites®. It’s birthday season in […]

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