Author: Christine

women of wisdom

Women of Wisdom

I was thinking the other day about some certain women in my life and in history.  These women have provided me with so much knowledge with regards to who I have become today.  There are so many ‘women of wisdom’ in my life that I can often be found reading about, listening...

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Happy Strong Men Day(s)

This weekend marks a couple events in our household. Our sons 19th birthday and Father’s Day. A celebration of our boy and the extraordinary man he has become and the celebration of three exceptional dads who are (or were) each leaders in their own way. I consider both events to...

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Inspiration

Are you a dreamer?  Do you like adventure?  Do you have hobbies or passions?  Inspiration is a key factor in any of these questions. What inspires you?  Where do you get your inspiration from?   Make your life a masterpiece. Imagine no limitations on what you can be, have or...

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Disaster Happens

Do you ever count your lucky stars or thank God for your blessings with regard to safety and health?  I do, quite often actually and the other weekend was definitely one of those times.  We realized that no matter who you are. No matter where you are.  No matter how prepared you are,...

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Travelling In Style

For those of you who have read my blogs, you know that I love to travel.  This Mother’s Day, my family gave me a fantastic gift that will make my vacations not only super organized, but I will be travelling in style.   Live life with no excuses. Travel with no regret…...

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Time To Conquer

How active are you? Have you increased your fitness over the past 2 years? Or decreased?  Is your go-to the gym? Or do you like to run or walk outside?  Either way, now is the time to conquer your fitness goals. Fitness isn’t about being better than someone else. It’s about being...

mother's day

Supermarket Flowers

Mother’s Day just passed and on that day I always reflect not only on my own wonderful children, but also my mom. You see, my mom passed in 2020 and I reflect a lot on certain yearly holidays.  As you may have read from previous blogs, certain songs inspire blog ideas...

Iberostar Grand Bavaro

Iberostar Grand Bavaro

We recently returned from a fabulous (and much needed) vacation to Punta Cana’s Iberostar Grand Bavaro.  I must say… the ‘Grand’ lived up to its name.  We have stayed at many different Iberostar resorts over the years (you’ll see my list below), and if you want luxury, fantastic 5-star meals, a pristine...

pineapple principle

Pineapple Principle

I was on Pinterest the other day and I saw a post that caught my eye.  It was a picture of a pineapple and a cute saying below.  It struck deep inside because it is a saying that every female should try to follow.  The pineapple principle is a great way to live...

ice cube apple pie

Ice Cube Tray Apple Pie

Do you have a sweet tooth? Are you more of a chocolate lover? Or a pie lover?  Personally, I prefer chocolate desserts over anything else (why even bother with fruit???), but when I saw this recipe on Facebook, I knew I had to try it. Not only because it looked yummy,...