Where in the world was “A Wandaful Thing”???

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I must apologize for missing a post on June 30, ¬†because for the first time ever we took three weeks vacation (in a row) and believe it or not some of the places we visited did not have any cellular or internet service ūüôā .

We went back to my home province of Nova Scotia and spent much of the time on Cape Breton Island.

We covered a lot of territory and I can happily say I can check some items off my Summer Bucket List.

I must thank my dear friend Amelia P from You Can Always Start Now for jumping in and doing a guest post last Monday – what would I do without her? Happy to report we did get to have a face to face visit.

The main reason and most important reason for our trip was to be….

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Monthly Challenge for December – DRINK MORE WATER!!!

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Ah good ‘ol H2O….

I admit it – I don’t drink nearly enough water everyday and my body reminds me when I don’t – like with headaches, dry flaky skin, lack of energy and yes even occasional constipation(sorry to say it but it’s true).

I try to fool myself into thinking that my 3 cups of tea (which are really bigger than 8oz) are enough water each day – WRONG, so my challenge for the month of December is to drink more water. I’m aiming for 6 glasses a day – a trick I read is to take six ¬†glasses out of the cupboard and as you drink one full glass ¬†of water put away one glass (haha technically I guess I’ll have to take out 7 glasses , as I’ll need one to drink out of). Continue reading Monthly Challenge for December – DRINK MORE WATER!!!

DIY: Hand scrub – super easy

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I discovered today that equal parts table salt and any kind of hand cream makes an awesome hand scrub that leaves your hands feeling great AND removes any dried paint that remains on your hands after an afternoon of painting…. Continue reading DIY: Hand scrub – super easy