Flights of Fancy Mom

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

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10 Last Minute Gift Ideas for Mom and Dad

Oh my gosh!!! Christmas is ONE WEEK FROM TOMORROW!!!  HOW? WHAT?  This year has had many ups and downs, and has absolutely FLOWN by!  I cannot believe Christmas is in eight days!  Thankfully, Amazon has fast shipping for those last minute gifts and you don’t…
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Help Get Me Back into the Dating World in My 40’s

I’ve been divorced going on 12 years now. Separated 12 1/2 years. My daughter was 3 1/2 and I was 31. Since then, I’ve dated some. Had one relationship last almost a year and then dated some more.  To be honest?  I haven’t had a…
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Traveling During the Holiday Season

With my increasing want and need to travel the country and possibly live overseas for a year or two, it got me thinking.  I’ve never been away from my family during the holidays. I don’t count the times I’ve had to work on a holiday. I…
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Fair Labor Standards Act Overturned by Texas Federal Judge

In May 2016, Obama passed a change to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).  This change would have increased the maximum exempt salary from $23,660 to $47,892 effective December 1, 2016. What does this mean?  Currently, if you are a salaried employee (not hourly), as…
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Christmas Gift Guide for the Perfect Teen Gift Idea

Typically, teenagers are SO hard to shop for!  They all have their own tastes that seem to change daily. Below, I’ve compiled a list of gift that you can get the teen in your life.  These are also great Christmas gift guide ideas for teens…
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Why Do We Shop On Thanksgiving?

In recent years. i.e. the last 10 years, Thanksgiving shopping has been a trend that is, in my opinion, unacceptable. Thanksgiving is a time that family should spend together.  Thanksgiving is a time we should have to be thankful for everything we have. Granted, that…
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How to Tell if a Full Time RV Life is for You

So, you think you want to become a full time RVer?  Are you ready to sell most of your things and hit the road? To some people, this sounds like a dream. Others may be on the fence trying to decide what they want to…
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