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Vashti

Today I’m Just Grateful

Have you ever been so overwhelmed with gratitude that you can’t contain yourself? No, just me? Today I’m just so grateful! Exactly one year ago today I walked, well more like wobbled, into my doctor’s office because I was “not feeling well” and before I knew it, I was admitted to hospital. This was the beginning of a chain of events that took me off the grid for almost the entire year, but it is an experience that I will…

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We Did A Disney Cruise Without Kids and Loved It. Here’s Why. #DisneySMMC #WaltDisneyWednesdays

Two months ago we (my husband, my Mom & I) went on our very first cruise as part of the Disney Social Media Moms Land & Sea Celebration . For the “sea” part of the celebration, we did a Disney Cruise on the Disney Dream without kids and loved it! Here’s why. The Are Tons of Kid-Free/Adult Only Areas I think many people assume that a Disney cruise means that there are kids running around “everywhere”. I can tell you that…

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My Journey To Moderate Minimalism

I have too much “stuff” and I’ve made the decision to go on a journey of moderate minimalism. Before you say that isn’t a thing, it is because Google said so. In all seriousness, the older I get the more I crave a simpler life with less stuff. By no means am I am a hoarder, but seven months ago my husband moved (for the second time in 10 years), and we were shocked by how much stuff we had…

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3 Reasons Why Adventures By Disney Seine River Cruise Is On My Bucket List #WaltDisneyWednesdays #DisneySMMC

I paid a discounted fee to attend the Disney Social Media Moms Land & Sea Celebration. Although I received accommodations, park tickets, some meals, gifts and special perks from the sponsors and Disney, all opinions are honest and my own. During my recent trip to the Disney Social Media Moms Land & Sea Adventure, we had the opportunity to get sneak peeks of many of the new and exciting attractions and adventures coming to Disney. One of the attractions that…

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What My Mom Thinks About Me Being A Blogger

This year (in July) I will officially be 7 years in the blogging game. It’s always hard to believe so much time has passed but I’m really grateful for this journey. Where I’m from, blogging is still a newish concept, but I’m really happy to have had my family’s support even though they may not have fully understood what I was doing. Last month, on my birthday I sat down with my Mom to do a Q&A/mother-daughter tag. One of the…

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Why Disney’s Epcot is Perfect for Adults/Seniors : 3 Must-Visit Attractions #WaltDisneyWednesdays #DisneySMMC

I paid a discounted fee to attend the Disney Social Media Moms Land & Sea Celebration. Although I received accommodations, park tickets, some meals, gifts and special perks from the sponsors and Disney, all opinions are honest and my own. Last month my Mom turned 60 and officially retired on the same day. Our trip to Disney Social Media Land & Sea Celebration was the perfect way to celebrate. As a retiree, my Mom is “living her best life” and…

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Dear Me: Another Letter To My Younger (25 Year Old) Self

It seems like just a few months ago I was celebrating the great 38, and now here I am again, another year older. Yes, today, I turn 39. I LOVE birthdays and I get excited about mine every year, but this year I’m so extra grateful to be able to celebrate another year in the land of the living. After a very eventful 2017 (some of which carried into early 2018), I decided to write another letter specifically to my 25…

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