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A Glimpse of Hidden Figures
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A Glimpse of Hidden Figures

The commercials have been all over the place and I can hardly turn on the television without seeing an ad for this film: Hidden Figures I have to admit, I knew little about this story, or should I say stories. These three women were an integral part of history. The Women Katherine Johnson – the...

Our Lost Ones | AprilNoelle.com
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Our Lost Ones

2016 ended with a bang ~ and not a good one. This world lost a host of widely known celebrities that have shaped our lives – Carrie Fisher, a champion for female empowerment George Michael and Prince shaping many memories Big Ang, who brought us some great entertainment on Mob Wives just to name a few...

All New Amazon #PrimePhotos Features! {+Win a $500GC} #Ad
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All New Amazon #PrimePhotos Features! {+Win a $500GC} #Ad

Amazon.com is providing the gift card prizes. Please read on for giveaway details. I would have to say that I was hesitant to get Amazon Prime, so less than a year ago, I sent out a Facebook question: Responses to this post really got me thinking and I joined shortly after. Amazon Prime Photos At the...

One Small Action to Support a Great Film | AprilNoelle.com
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One Small Action to Support a Great Film

Early this summer, Jeff, my husband, and I met this couple: John and Jackie*. They are an older couple and we have learned to look up to them in a lot of ways. We were making dinner plans one day and we had an interaction that went something like this: John*: Are you going to...

Hurricane Matthew: Getting Ready for the Storm | AprilNoelle.com
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Hurricane Matthew… Getting Ready for the Big Storm

**This is not a disaster preparedness post. For those coming for that, I have linked guides for actual hurricane preparedness.** If you aren’t on the East Coast, you probably haven’t heard much about Hurricane Matthews bearing down on the eastern seaboard, the largest in a decade. For this area, I believe it’s the largest since Hurricane...

Flora's Cocktails and Canvases | AprilNoelle.com
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Flora’s Cocktails and Canvases in West Palm Beach

Paint and wine parties are all the rage and deservedly so. For two hours, you sit with some friends, showcase some art skills you didn’t know you had and, of course, drink some wine. So, when one of these places opened up in my backyard I had to check it out. I had heard the...

Iconic EyeEye Doctor in Palm Beach| Care Review | AprilNoelle.com
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Understanding My Vision | Iconic Eye Care {Review}

Back in 2004 or 2005, I woke up blind. Initially, I thought it was that thing that happens to your eyes when someone flips on the light in the dead of night. But after a few minutes, I still saw nothing. Dark gray surrounded me.  Floating specks peppered my views. Many tests (and many doctors...

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Spinning Plates

Blog life is a journey. From the outside, a blogger wakes up, dribbles a few words onto the page and pushes that button “Publish”, then goes about their business. The reality is there so much more to the story. Some start out with a niche, a specific theme for their online space, to share with the world. Others, like...

Getting Help Around the Holidays
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Getting Help Around the Holidays

The holidays are almost here – and so are the added pressures that come with them. Unfortunately, the holidays can bring a lot of good times, and bad ones. I know that many people find it hard to make it through the season because of: Family pressures Financial stress Colder or unpleasant weather like rain, snow,...

3 Steps to Effective Crowdfunding
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3 Steps to Effective Crowdfunding

Over the summer, my friend and I attempted to fund a summer camp through crowdfunding. It was an epic fail. I don’t say that to discourage you in your desires, but I say that to say that I’ve given it a try. We didn’t do it right, we didn’t use our resources or our friends...