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Mother’s Day Gift Ideas For Every Budget

Tomorrow marks the first day of the month set aside to celebrate moms. With little more than a week away from the big day, some of you may be scrambling to find that perfect gift. Let us help take some of the stress off with the following suggestions.

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Valentine’s Day Events in Hampton Roads

If you are looking for a romantic evening for two for Valentine’s Day in Hampton Roads, check out the following events and dinner specials.

Spirit of Norfolk Valentine’s Day Weekend Cruises February 13-14, 2016 more »

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Adore Me Lingerie Subscription Service

I was chosen by Influencer to try out the Adore Me Lingerie subscription service – just in time for Valentine’s Day. I have already ordered my set and I can’t wait to get it. I was impressed (and overwhelmed!) with the more »

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Restless equates to “less rest.” I have been going non-stop and loving the new challenges ahead of me. Then I found myself burnt out and running on fumes, needless to say going nowhere. Extremely tired and feeling ill doesn’t mix well with more »

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What Resurrection Means To Me


2 Corinthians 5:15 New King James Version (NKJV)

15 and He died for all, that those who live should live no longer for themselves, but for Him who died for them and rose again.

John 3:16 New King James Version (NKJV)

16 For God so loved the world that He gave His more »

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Peace.Love.Swap Peninsula offers a unique way to get rid of unwanted items

If you are looking for a unique opportunity to get rid of clothes, toys and accessories – and to take advantage of another person’s undesired treasures –  you will want to attend a event!  This innovative event allows you to swap more »

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Be Thankful For The Small Things

As I sit here, I am reflecting on all that I have been through the past few months. I started off the first quarter of the year sick and in/out of the emergency room, urgent care and doctor’s office. Not exactly how I wanted to bring in 2014. As I have come out on the more »

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Just Do It

No, this definitely isn’t a Nike promo; but this is what I’ve heard several women say when speaking about their role as a mother. “You don’t have time to think about it, you just do it.” How true it is. As a military wife and more »

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Diet Confusion: 5 Reasons Why I Don’t Know What To Eat


It’s been 9 years since I started on my journey towards eating healthy and losing weight. I have lost over 100 lbs and for the most part kept the weight off (minus a few pounds – or 10 – more »

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I Joined The Savvy Shopper Street Team

Anyone who truly knows me knows I love a good bargain. I hate paying full price for anything, if I can help it. I decided to apply for the Daily Press Savvy Shopper Street Team (headed by Nicole Paitsel) more »