Author Archives: amanda

Exhaustion

(image from imgur.com) With our trip just two days away, and the weather going up and down in Tennessee like a yo-yo, I’m packing, then unpacking, then re-packing. I’ve been working almost 12 hour days this week as my coworker … Continue reading

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DIY Christmas Ornament

Last year I participated in an ornament exchange in one of the blogger networks I belong to. I decided that instead of purchasing an ornament, I was going to make one. I knew that my exchangee liked cooking, so I … Continue reading

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We’re headed to the Smokies!!

We’ve looked forward to this for about a year, and it’s so hard to believe that in just four weeks we’ll be headed on an epic road trip: we’re off to the Great Smoky Mountains! The four of us, along … Continue reading

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Prepare for the Holidays with BJ’s and Kimberly-Clark products #HolidaysconFamilia

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HolidaysConFamilia#CollectiveBias The holidays are quickly approaching, and as excited as I am about being thankful, the twinkling lights, the presents under the tree, … Continue reading

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Finding Dory will be swimming into theaters on June 17th, 2016!!

Has it really been almost three years since Disney*Pixar announced that Finding Nemo would have a sequel featuring everyone’s favorite forgetful fish? I’m excited to share with you that Finding Dory is almost here: it arrives in theaters on June … Continue reading

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Cocoa Beach Half Marathon: Done!

Yesterday, Rachel and I, along with two of her running friends, participated in the inaugural Cocoa Beach Half Marathon. I’m happy to report that I had a pretty great race overall. This was my seventh half marathon, with a chip … Continue reading

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PDQ turns One, and you’re invited!

Have you heard of PDQ? It stands for People Dedicated to Quality, and it’s a fresh fast food chain taking the South Florida market by storm. You caught that, right? Fresh Fast Food. Hard to imagine, but it exists, and … Continue reading

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You never know when and how the Universe will give you something you need.

My friend Wendy and I were off to Target last night to find her son cleats for baseball. While we’re wandering through the sporting goods aisle at Target, she casually mentions that she needs one golf ball for a school … Continue reading

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Caring for Kristen with Quaker State Oil

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CambioConfiable #CollectiveBias If you have been reading this blog or following us on social media for any amount of time, you know that … Continue reading

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Crazy runner chick

I’m super excited to share that not only will I be participating in the inaugural Star Wars Half Marathon at Walt Disney World, but Matty and I will both be participating in the 5K event together. I was tempted to … Continue reading

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