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I'm a mom with dreams.  I want to live my life with no boundaries.  One day at a time.

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Played Movie Premier in Wilmington, DE

I absolutely love hearing when a local does good. Delaware has had a few residents do well in Hollywood and we are always so proud! I may be a Pennsylvania transplant, but Delaware is where I was born and raised. This post is about another Delawarean making it work in Hollywood. Albert Grant is the…
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DE, Movie Premier, Movie Preview, Movie Review, Movies, Played Movie Premier, Wilmington DE

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10 Graduation Gift Ideas

The time of year is upon us! Students are graduating and are ready to start the next phase of their lives. Whether you are the parent, or you are attending a graduation party, here is a list of 10 Graduation gift ideas that your graduate will love. Jewelry: Alex and Ani is a favorite of…
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2017, Child, College Student, Gift Ideas, Gifts for Her, Gifts for Him, Graduation, High School Graduation, Uncategorized

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Protecting Yourself From Job Posting Scams

As you may have read, recently I was laid off from my job as a Sr. Technical Documentation Writer. I became one of the millions of people searching for a job. As a large majority of people are, I look on There are thousands upon thousands of jobs listed in the vast job titles…
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job posting scams, job scams, online job scams, protecting yourself from job posting scams

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Feelings Of Fear Of The Unknown

I mentioned in a previous post that I was recently laid off from my job. This is not something I would wish on anyone. Especially in today’s economy. People, including myself! Have an extreme fear of the unknown. You have no idea what door will open for you. You have no idea what is on…
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Change, Employment, Financial, Laid Off, Lifestyle, Mental Health, Single Parent

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Moving out of the Dorm Tips – Free Printable

Every parent’s fear. Every college students disappointment. It’s the end of the second semester and time to move out of the dorm room. Students are disappointed because it’s the end of the year. Parent’s fear it because it’s time to pack everything up. At this stage in their lives, the students should be old enough…
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College Advice and Resources, College Student, Dorm Tips, Printable, Printable Checklist, Young Adult

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens in theaters on December 15th. I’m sure you’ve heard of the movie series, right? LOL. I’ve been watching them from the beginning since I was a little one. (Nope, not giving my age away!) But, I’ll admit, this one is going to be bittersweet. Carrie Fisher is going to…
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Star Wars, The Last Jedi, Uncategorized

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10 Must Haves For Your RV Lifestyle

When you decide to live the RV lifestyle, be it a weekend RVer, or a full-time RVer, there is no getting around it. You’re giving up a lot! You do not have much room, so, you have to make the most of the items you choose to keep. Whether they are essential or serve a…
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Fulltime RVing, Go RVing, RV Accessories, RV Camping, RV Lifestyle, RV Maintenance, RV Products, RV Travel

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Teaching Our Kids The Danger Of Binge Drinking

This is the time of year that Seniors are finishing up their final classes in High School. They are looking forward to going off to College and all the experiences this will afford them. The kids are no longer going to be at home. They won’t have the “My roof, my rules” rule of the…
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Binge Drinking, College Parties, Teen Drinking, Underage Drinking

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Working Just To Live

The American Dream of our parents day is not the American Dream of our day. Once upon a time, people were able to sufficiently live on one income. Back in the later 40’s after the war, the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and some of the 80’s. Dad went to work, mom stayed home and kept the…
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Earning Money, Employment, Extra Income, Family, Finance, Financial, Job Search, Living Wage, Minimum Wage, Money

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2017

This year, Mother’s Day falls on May 14th. Have you had a chance to think about what you’d like to get mom this year?  I remember, growing up and into my 20’s and 30’s, I always got my mom mugs, shirts, gift cards to her favorite restaurant. One year, a sister and I got her…
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Gift Ideas, Gifts for Her, Mom, Mother's Day 2017, Mother's Day Gift Guide, Mother's Day May 14th

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