Travel

Island Vibes in the United States

With many places beginning to open back up, lots of people are thinking about traveling. Where to go? What to see? Do you visit another country or do you stay within our borders? Well, I hope this blog can be of help for those of you who may have these same questions. I created this …

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Lifestyle

Affirmation Blog

With the hectic hustle and bustle of our lives, I find that a daily affirmation each morning is one of the best practices to have. It’s a quick and easy way to motivate yourself and begin your day! Start off by creating a list of positive things about yourself, For example: I am strong, I …

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With Purpose and Thanksgiving

Happy New Year and I hope to find everyone in good spirits. It feels like such a release to be able to utter those three words. 2020 was a very trying year, to say the least. Even though it was filled with so much pain, suffering and uncertainty, one thing we can all say is, …

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Time’s Up!!!

As I sit here and rifle through all of my thoughts and feelings about everything happening in the world. I find myself on this emotional roller coaster twisting and turning through a dark tunnel not knowing what’s ahead. Feeling dizzy, disoriented and even ill at times; wondering when will this crazy ride stop! Let me …

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Peace and Relaxation

I’m sure at some point in your life you’ve experiened a rough day or week, (whether at work or at home with the children) and all you could do is hope for a little peace and quiet. Maybe you don’t have much money or enough time to take that dream vacation that you long for, …

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Through it all I'm still grateful

Hey there, its been a while but I’m back! I just wanted to say that I’m truly grateful for being able to write once again. For those of you who know me, you already know what a tough few months it’s been. Even with all of the twist in turns life has thrown my way,  …

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The next chapter

As I begin the next chapter of my life, I wonder what will I do, where will I end up?  As a single mother of three wonderful young adults it sometimes difficult to imagine life as my own person and not as Supermom!!!!  I have to say that empty nest syndrome is real. Wow, it’s …

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Positivity with a purpose!

Spread the word!  Yes, today is officially Earth day.  I know there are many who may not see the point or relevance in this day or may see it as just another day.  However today is a day to get the message out there that the world we live in needs our care. It’s up …

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Travel

Oh the places we go!

Intercostal waterways – Jacksonville, FL.  Photo by:  Yvonne Payne BrownWell it’s that time of year again, the children will soon be out of school for summer break and vacation is on our minds.  Who wouldn’t want to take that dream vacation or even a well deserved weekend getaway?  How do you choose where to go …

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Spring has offically sprung

There is something so relaxing and inviting about a warm spring day.  As I sit on my porch with the warmth of the sun against my face it’s then I realize what a blessing it is to experience the changing of the seasons. Each day I’ve watch as the vibrant green leaves spring forth from …

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