how to make money online
Blogging, Real Life

How to Make Money Online: 7 REAL Ways that are AUTHENTIC to you!

How to make money online: After running a successful business online for a few years now, I've learned a lot of different ways to make money from home, and now I'm sharing them with you!How to Make Money OnlineIt's no secret that I love blogging, but a second-runner up is brainstorming and helping others figure out what their passions are, so they can start an online business around it.Since getting involved in the blogging world, I've come to find...

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Hospital Must haves checklist for the minimalist free printable
Parenting, Printables, Real Life

Hospital Bag Must-Have’s Checklist for Mom and Baby

Hospital Bag Must-Have Checklist for Mom and Baby: A free printable to help make your life a little easier come "baby-time," so you can make sure to have the essentials!Post created in August 2013 - No longer pregnant and we have two beautiful little boys! Read more about us here!Pregnant Girl Speaking Here...I'm 4 weeks away from "popping," with my 2nd little bundle of joy. Eeeek... did I really just say that? Wow... I'm a little nervous. We have to...

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Fantabulosity; A Lifestyle Blog that doesn't make you feel bad about yourself.
Organization, Self Improvement

6 Ways to Make Your Desk Work More Productive

This post brought to you by LastPass. The content and opinions expressed below are that of Fantabulosity.6 Ways to Make Your Desk Work More Productive: A quick list of tricks to try when you need more focus and productivity in your work space.6 Ways to Make Your Desk Work More ProductiveThere are times, no matter where I'm at in my home working, that I consider it "desk work."This time is set aside for those...

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The money saving tool you need - prescriptions for my son
Health + Fitness, Real Life, Review

The Money Saving Tool You NEED to Save on Prescriptions

 This post is sponsored by RxSaver by RetailMeNot and includes tracking links. For more information about tracking links and how to opt out, please visit All About Do Not Track prior to clicking any links found in this post. All thoughts and opinions are my own.If you're new around here, you may not know that my son was diagnosed with epilepsy a few years ago.With this diagnosis (along with sleepless nights, bellies full of nerves and emotional breakdowns) comes prescription medications.

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Our family vitamin and supplement journey
Health + Fitness, Real Life

Our Family’s Vitamin & Supplement Journey

Our Family Vitamin and Supplement Journey: With sickness and overall health, it was time I started focusing more on what our family needed. Here's what we're trying...Our Family Vitamin and Supplement JourneyIf you've been following me on Facebook and/or Instagram, then you know we've been struggling lately with my son having seizures again. (He was seizure free for a year, and then they made a comeback... and a HARD comeback.)While taking my turn to stay up and watch him...

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I'm exhausted - I'm done trying to fix it.
Real Life

“God, I’m Exhausted and I’m Done Trying to Fix It.”

Can I be honest? I'm exhausted.I wish I looked as refreshed right now, as I do in this photo, but that's FAR from true. I need a shower, I need a full nights sleep, and I'd LOVE for my little guy to be healthy.For the last month, my husband and I have had many sleepless nights, taking turns being on "seizure watch" so we don't miss one, and so we can be there for our son when he's going...

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how to start a blog - online business
Blogging, Real Life

How to Start a Lifestyle Blog

How to Start a Lifestyle Blog: The step-by-step guide on what you need to get your lifestyle blog up and running!Before I get into how to start a lifestyle blog, I'm going to assume that you already know what a lifestyle blog is.If you don't, I'd recommend that you head over to my blog post "What is a Lifestyle Blog" just to have a better idea of the difference between a personal, niched or lifestyle blog.Not 100% Sure if...

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What is a lifestyle blog
Blogging, Real Life

What is a Lifestyle Blog?

What is a lifestyle blog? Breaking down the difference in a niche blog and lifestyle blogs. What topics lifestyle blogs can include and ideas of what to post.What is a Lifestyle Blog?When I first started blogging in 2011, I started a blog about party planning. Boy did I screw up. I mean, I LOVED styling parties for my friends and family, so starting a blog about parties just makes sense, right?Wrong. I felt so suffocated blogging strictly about parties, and quickly...

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Marriage, Real Life

How to Improve Your Relationship in Only 30 Seconds Per Day

In just 30 seconds, this easy tip can help improve your relationship or marriage, and make more of a difference than you think!I know how much you all love the marriage and relationship posts here on Fantabulosity, so I've invited Amy Hartle from Two Drifters to share her favorite tip for how to improve your relationship in only 30 seconds per day. Because who wouldn't want to improve at least some area of their relationship?Welcome Amy... I'm so glad that you're here! I know...

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Cute thing to say to your girlfriend or what to say to a girl
Marriage, Real Life

31 Cute Things to Say to Your Girlfriend

31 Cute Things to Say to Your Girlfriend: Looking for sweet things to say to your girlfriend or need help knowing what to say to a girl? This will help!You don't need a HUGE overwhelming list of cute things to say to your girlfriend (or boyfriend). You just need a few REALLY good things to whip out to make your girl feel special! This list is full of easy to remember, heartfelt things to add to your arsenal!  Cute Things to Say to your GirlfriendOne of the five love languages is words of affirmation and sometimes it can be hard...

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Marriage, Real Life, Travel

Romantic Getaways and Things to Do in and Around St. Louis Missouri

Romantic Getaways and Things to Do in and Around St. Louis Missouri: So many popular destinations, restaurants, hotels and hidden gems in this area! If romance is in the air and you're looking for a weekend getaway or something romantic to do with your love, then you'll love these ideas! Ladies, don't miss the post "5 Ways to Prepare for a Romantic Weekend with Your Husband". Romantic Getaways and Things to do in and Around St. Louis Missouri The St. Louis area is full of fun and interesting attractions, hotels and restaurants.But, what about taking a weekend away from home for a...

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Tips for Disney
Real Life, Travel

Disney World Tips – 10 Tips for a Better Vacation

Disney World Tips - These 10 tips and tricks are so helpful for those who've never been to Disney or who are looking to make their next trip even better!With tons of world-class dining options, many fabulous resort choices, and countless entertainment possibilities, it can be overwhelming trying to plan your Disney vacation.I've invited Amy with The Enchanted Traveler, who I call the "Disney Guru", to share her favorite top 10 tips for those who have never been to Disney, and who are thinking about making it a family vacation soon!Disney World Tips Use a stroller for young childrenA stroller...

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Celebrations Binder by Cultivate What Matters
Gift Ideas, Holiday, House + Home, Organization, Real Life, Review, Self Improvement

“Celebrations Binder” with Cultivate What Matters

"Celebrations Binder" with Cultivate What Matters - If you've been craving a simple system and a place to keep it all together, THIS is the answer, in one beautiful product!Celebrations Binder We all know how I feel about parties, and entertaining, right? And you KNOW how I feel about making time for what matters too...I introduce (or reintroduce, if you've already been lucky enough to hear about it) the Celebrations Binder.After chatting and working with the Cultivate What Matters team a few weeks back in the Ask a Cultivator series, where I shared how I prioritize celebrating those I love each and...

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Laura Orlando - Teacher started a blog
Blogging, Real Life

Why This Teacher Started Blogging

Why This Teacher Started Blogging: "Blogging Has Really Changed my Life." - Why and how it has changed her life for the better & why you should consider it!New to Blogging or want to start your own blog?Sign up for my blogging insider secrets, where I send you tips to help you get started and grow your blog!I am THRILLED to have Laura Orlando pop over here to share her story with you.I so adore her personality, heart, desire to work, and her passion...

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Self worth - the struggles
Real Life, Self Improvement

Photos on Social Media Are Not Windows, So Stop Treating Them Like They Are

Photos Are Not Windows, So Stop Treating Them Like They Are. - A peek into how we as women can let the image of other women, rip our self-worth apart in a matter of seconds.This Photo Isn't What You Think See that girl? Boy, she must have it all together huh? Beautiful scenery, cute shorts, big smile.Man... if only my life looked like hers.Wait a minute. That's me up there in that photo.Sure, the photo is great (thanks to a fantastic photographer friend), but there's so much more behind this "perfect" photo you're looking at. The Reality? The girl in this photo...

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Best Vlogging Camera with Flip Screen for YouTubers
Blogging, Real Life

Best Vlogging Camera with Flip Screen 2019

Best Vlogging Camera with Flip Screen: This popular blogging camera that YouTubers use, for all kinds of videos, is this blogger's favorite recent purchase! This post and the photos within it contain affiliate links. If you purchase something through the link, I may receive a commission at no extra charge to you. See our full disclosures HERE.Best Blogging Camera After taking a TON of photos and videos with my DSLR Nikon 7200, I decided it was time to grab a smaller, lighter camera that I could whip out on a whim when I need it.Now don't get me wrong... I LOVE the way...

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I love you because ideas
Marriage, Parenting, Real Life, Self Improvement

50 + I Love You Because… Ideas and Thought Starters

"I love you because" ideas and thought starters for greeting cards, for kids or for a husband or wife to say at the right time!When creating the printables for the post "Open When Letters", I realized how difficult it can be sometimes to say what we truly feel when we really want to say it.Especially if you're a man or woman of a few words, trying to find the right thing to say can be difficult.But no one said you had to think of everything from scratch, right? There's absolutely nothing wrong with looking online to help you get...

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Lifestyle blog post ideas

Over 50 Blog Post Ideas for a Lifestyle or Personal Blog

Blog Post Ideas for a Lifestyle or Personal Blog: for the days you're in a rut, or if you're just starting out with your lifestyle blog, here are ideas to get the ball rolling!Blog Post Ideas for Lifestyle or Personal BlogWhen I first started Fantabulosity, I don't really remember struggling with what to write posts about because I just remember living life, and writing about whatever I thought may be helpful for someone else. But over the years I've been asked time and time...

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How to say no
Real Life, Self Improvement

How Saying “Yes” to the Wrong Things Could Be Stealing Hours from Your Day

Are you Saying "Yes" to the Wrong Things? How to say "no" with emotion and "yes" with a plan instead of the opposite when planning your days.Busy mama or busy gal, I want to talk about a little something called "time management".Woah. Did your stomach just turn a little? I've been listening, and I get it... "Jessica, I just don't have enough time to spend with my family.""There aren't enough hours in the day. I'm working, running the kids to all of their events, cooking dinner, doing the laundry and the list goes on! I can't manage it all!""I'm...

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Purse Organizer - DIY Purse Organization and how to organize the inside
House + Home, Organization, Real Life, Review

Purse Organization: How to Organize the Inside of your Handbag

  This post was sponsored by Playtex® Simply Gentle Glide™. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Purse Organization: How to Organize the Inside of your Handbag - Keeping related items in one spot, in a designated pouch can help you say "goodbye" to purse digging!Purse Organization Oh how excited I am to finally be sharing with you, my purse organization strategy. As you know, when it comes to organizing, I owe all of my natural organizing "skillz" to my momma. She is a genius when it comes to making sure that everything has a "home," and growing up seeing that... I've...

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