Flights of Fancy Mom

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Tag Archive: Teenager

Happy 16th Birthday to my Wonderful and Amazing Daughter

Today is my daughter’s 16th Birthday!  OMG.  How in the heck did this happen???  She will be getting her learners permit this week and actually driving me around.  Ummmm, what???  NOOOOOO. Actually, I’m kinda looking forward to that!  LOL. Ash is an amazing young teen. She is very creative and marches to the beat of…
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Family

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Our Weekend in New York City

This past summer, my daughter and I went to NYC. One of my bucket list items was to stay in Times Square. I wanted to see the life and vibrancy of the city and how late that lasted. We drove in to the Trenton Train Station and managed to get an earlier train, woohoo!  It…
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bucket list, Happiness, Lifestyle, Travel, Uncategorized

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Ways to Save Money for a Major Purchase

My daughter turns 16 in three months.  She will have her learners permit at that time.  OMG.  I am way too young to have a daughter who is about to start driving people!  I mean come on now! How and when did this happen??? With that said, my daughter informs me that I need to…
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Challenge Yourself, Co-Parenting, Extra Income, Finance, Mom, Saving Money, Single Mom, Uncategorized

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Top 4 First Cars For Your Teen Driver

It’s come to that time in my life that I’ve been dreading, but, waiting for with excitement!  Next year, I will have a teen driver in my house! Her father and I have started to discuss getting her a car.  We are making the decision to get her one that will (hopefully) last her six…
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Uncategorized

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6 Ways to Keep Your Teen Busy This Summer

Is your teen staying up until three or four in the morning?  Sleeping until well after noon? Then, staying in bed until just before you get home from work? Is this normal and I just don’t remember it???  My kiddo does that and it drives me nuts!  Whether she’s at her dad’s or at my…
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Summer

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5 Benefits Of An Independently Thinking Child

Raising an independently thinking child can be a blessing and a curse. You want your child to know that they can do anything they put their minds to, but, at the same time, your parenting instinct is to hold said child close and never let go! My daughter is a sophomore in High School.   From the…
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Child, Lifestyle

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