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Palm Beach Museum
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As a native Floridian, I am rather fond of our numerous beaches. It’s probably why I live on the coast and vacation in Florida just as often as anywhere. It’s a long state. Am I supposed to drive all the way to Georgia? The beaches go on forever and the

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Life is full of surprises and adventures can either happen in the spur of the moment or be planned out. Either way, they’re sure to leave you with a plethora of memories that last a lifetime.  I like to follow a few key principles to make the most of life’s adventures.

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florida
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Not everyone is as fortunate as I am to live in this awesome sunny state. Florida rocks, and it is the place to be when your noses start to get bone cold. With the stress of the holidays over and people getting back into the swing of things at work,

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Pier before sunset
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This post is sponsored by Bonefish Grill. Down here in sunny Florida our seasons run a little milder than those of our northern counterparts. Speaking for myself in the southern part of this beautiful state I call home the seasonal changes are even milder still. In a lot Florida fall

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Chuck E. Cheese’s for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. When you spend time with your kids you want every moment to be priceless. Often though it’s easy for thing’s to get mundane and average. With just a little

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The holidays are upon us, and it’s a fabulous time of year for everyone. If you’re in need of some ideas for unusual holiday destinations, you’re in luck! Santa Claus recently arrived in New York City to spread plenty of festive cheer for throngs of eager holidaymakers. It is the

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ActivitiescreativeKidsParenting

If your kid is an athlete, it can feel wonderful to celebrate each victory. You can give out plenty of praise, feel genuine admiration, and brag to everyone you know. It is also fun to plan the best gift to give your kid to commemorate each victory. However, if your child

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Halloween feature
Travel

If you are looking for a real scare this Halloween, look no further than the MILESTONE 25TH YEAR OF UNIVERSAL ORLANDO’S HALLOWEEN HORROR NIGHTS. Most of the evening I attended with my beau, I had my eyes shut and was scared to near death. I am a scared little girl when

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Daytona Beach
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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Daytona Beach Area Convention & Visitors Bureau for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I love the beach, so where else would I be better suited to vacation than the Original American Beach! Daytona Beach, on the Florida east coast,

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Sunset in Florida
Travel

Do you love where you live? There are probably great reasons to love living just about anywhere in our beautiful country, but I live in Florida. Florida is a magical place of farm land, coastline and Mickey Mouse. Most people who live in Florida can get to a beach in

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Rome has been around for a very long time – the city was up and running more than seven hundred years before the birth of Christ. the origins of this unforgettable capital sound like something from a Disney movie: Roman legend states that the city was founded by twin boys who were

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DisneyTravel

Kissimmee Guest Services is the most trusted name in tickets since 1997 and they serve over 200 property management and travel related companies who recommend them to thousands of families each year. I am one such family, and I was provided tickets to help create memories for a lifetime. Let

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reasons to visit alabama
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Summer is the perfect time to hop in the car and take a family road trip. Looking at a map of the United States of America, it might seem impossible to pick the perfect road trip destination. You might be tempted to tape it to the wall and throw a

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My recent trip to Ann Arbor Michigan included a trip to the International Michigan Speedway as guests of Hungry Jack. This story was inspired and written in collaboration with Hungry Jack. I am involved in a year-long partnership, so keep on the lookout for their new products, recipe ideas and

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OutdoorsTravel

Today’s post is sponsored by Discover Boating, but my love for the boating lifestyle is all my own! This summer just might be one of my best yet. I am starting it out on a boating adventure for 8 days. I’m hopping from island to island (yes, right now!) spending

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St. Marteen Sand
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Ahhhhh, Paradise. who doesn’t dream of pulling into that tropical port on the glorious cruise ship. It’s an awesome thing to experience with your family and friends. There is a plethora of experiences for everyone to enjoy on a cruise. From 1st class dining to Broadway style shows and musicals and

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Miami Skyline
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This article is a guest post as a sponsorship to Makobi Scribe from When you think of Miami, you may think of the party atmosphere and warm climate. Certainly this city is a destination for people looking to relax and get away from their jobs for a fun vacation, but

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day of golf to jen
OutdoorsTravel

OMG! Golfing is so much fun! I just do not understand why guys get so upset at such a fun game! We were able to lounge around in the golf cart, playing in the fun Florida sun, and chase balls into holes. Sounds pretty stress free to me. Ha! I

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camping at suwanee
OutdoorsTravel

Every spring there is a festival held in Live Oak, Florida at the Suwanee Music Park called Suwanee Springfest. It is a fun-filled weekend at the beginning of Spring for campers, fun-goers and music lovers! You can see who played most recently at the March 2015 festival in my post Announcing the

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study abroad in rome
creativeTravel

If you’re heading off to university then it’s a massive decision as to which university and part of the country to choose. After all, it’s likely to hugely affect at least the next few years of your life. If you’re a parent and have a child soon going to university

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Current SweepstakesTravel

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Visit Gulf County for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. I am fortunate to have been born and raised in paradise. I get to live every day in the Florida sun, surrounded by natural beauty many vacationing here overlook.

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New York City Travel
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New York City is more than a concrete jungle, and it has a wide range of attractive places that visitors to this lively city can enjoy. You also don’t have to spend a small fortune to enjoy yourself there either, since the city has a whole lot to offer. And

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Dusseldorf float
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February is the end of the Karneval Season in Dusseldorf, Germany. I was invited to join in by AirBerlin and share my experiences of this magical time! You can see more pictures and posts on Mom Outdoors. [wc_box color=”inverse” text_align=”left”] “Helau!” This Karnevalsruf (Karneval Salutation) was originally hollered in 1935 by a delegation

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OutdoorsTravel

The annual Suwannee Springfest at The Spirit of Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, FL is right around the corner! If you have not looked into it, you should drop everything and make plans right now! One of my favorite things about this festival is the primitave camping spots where you can just

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chocolate
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The Princess Caribbean cruise has so many options of events and excursions to enjoy. One such glorious adventure is for your taste buds, the Chocolate Journeys…. Norman Love, considered one of the best chocolatiers in the world, partnered with Princess Cruises to create a premium chocolate experience. As not only a lover of

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While on a Princess Cruise, we had the opportunity to go Helmet Diving Jeannie’s Beach, Cozumel Mexico. Helmet diving grants you access to walk on the ocean floor aided only by a special dry helmet that allows you to breathe unencumbered with a constant supply of air. The air supply stays

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cruise excursion
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Once aboard the giant floating cities that are cruise ships, it is easy to become overwhelmed by all the activities and endless food options. Many of my friends have shared stories of their experiences on cruises and while they always enjoyed them, they sometimes felt they may have missed the

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Jaws Raw Bar
Travel

The island cuisine in the Florida Keys is worth taking the time to explore! One should take their time in order to get the full benefit of the breathtaking scenery and culinary delights only  a land so close to the ocean could provide. When I stayed at Islamoada, one of the

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Grand Cayman Water
Travel

The Cayman Islands is comprised of three islands in the Caribbean with the largest being the Grand Cayman Island. It is the perfect destination for the new or seasoned traveler offering something for everyone.  Grand Cayman Island has 50,000 residents and is about 76 square miles.Home to Pirates Week and a favorite port

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