Ocean Summer Camp at Home

25 Different Activities to complete during an Ocean Themed Summer Camp at Home. Crafts, Books, Movies, Aquariums to Visit, Snacks and more - Headband For Today.com

Welcome to Summer Camp at Home! School’s out or it will be soon, so what are your plans for the summer? If you’re like most people there are some camps, family travel and a few other things but some weeks, there is nothing currently planned. That’s why we’re here on the blog to give you some tips. Over the next seven weeks, I’ve partnered with a few other inventive bloggers to share our plans for Summer Camp at Home. My theme is all about the Oceans. If you know my family then this is … [Read more...]

Choose JOY


I feel like we’ve had this New Year’s haze in the air. Everyone is happy with the expectation of newness. I know I was part of the “Looking Forward to 2016!” crowd last month. However, with only a few days into the new year, things are just as busy and full as they were at the end of last year. I have been slammed with unexpected challenges that have tried to knock me off of the “New Year, New Things” happy vibes. It was in the midst of this that I realized it’s about the choices I made and what … [Read more...]

Six Organizations I Support on #GivingTuesday

Organizations I support on Giving

  This year, I’m all about Giving Tuesday. I didn’t shop Black Friday but I really want to make an impact on #GivingTuesday. While it’s only one day, I’m proud to say that I support all these organizations year round because they do good work. I’ve vetted them with Charity Navigator to make sure that they actually are accountable and doing what I believe they are. They are listed in no particular order of preference. It's just a list. Save the Children … [Read more...]

Beaches Turks and Caicos in 3 Words – #BeachesMoms

Beaches Turks and Caicos in 3 Words

  In the interest of keeping things short, I can’t really tell you how magnificent my experience at the Beaches  Turks and Caicos Social Media on the Sand Conference vacation was.  The first three words that come to mind about our experience were Number1, Personalized and #SoonComeBack. Normally, I talk about how wonderful a conference is and what I learned. This event was another level of a conference and vacation experience. There were slight hiccups but it was unique because I don’t … [Read more...]

#100HappyDays & 50 Things That Make ME Happy

100 Happy days Challenge

  If you haven’t heard of it, there’s a challenge that asks people to share a picture of what makes them happy for 100 days. You can officially register on the website and they track your progress. They do ask that you use a hashtag for tracking. The official one is #100HappyDays but you can even create your own if you want to limit the public sharing of your pictures. The full details are here at 100HappyDays.com. I accepted the challenge but now my phone is broke, so I’m a little … [Read more...]

Blogalicious5 A Great Experience My Way


Blogalicious5 is officially over but in no way do I think the experience is over. I went into the weekend not knowing quite I was going to get.  I am very new to the blogging world and didn’t have many “friends” walking into Blogalicious so I was a little nervous. On the other side, I confidently say it was a great experience and I will be back as often as I can. I’m really excited to hear where it will be since I know I’m going next year (I’ve won a pass for next year!!!) and I’m already … [Read more...]

The Blogalicious5 Swag Bag – OMG! Wanna Know What’s In It TONIGHT?

I'm a member of the Blogalicious 5 Social Squad also known as the volunteer crew. So today, we stuffed the swag bags and I'm sure you'd like to know what is up in them, right?!?!? Keep reading. This year, Blogalicious has some fabulous sponsors who I think I'm most interested in connecting with. I've had relationships with most of them already and can't wait to try out the others. Here's the recap of who they are. The title sponsor, Kia Motors, is providing Ride and Drives. If you know what's … [Read more...]