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Seven Simple Steps on How To Fight Summer Heat

During the summer, temperatures rise and the heat can turn into a nightmare; It is indispensable to take measures to be able to relieve it and not suffer a heat stroke or dehydrate us.  Both inside and outside the home, we must carry out some actions that will help us reduce the heat and make the warm days more bearable.  1. The heat affects the entire population, but not all equally. There ar[...]

Summer Getaway Destination: Tahoe!

Blue as a topaz and surrounded by majestic peaks, the High Sierra gem that stretches along the California-Nevada border is a must see. Nowhere else can you inhale air "so pure and clean ... it's the same air that angels breathe," as Mark Twain put it. A look around, especially from the spectacular viewpoints like the one above Emerald Bay State Park, and it's easy to see why Twain was so entranced.[...]

The Five Most Common Mistakes After Giving Birth

Lack of time and misinformation can lead to counterproductive activities and exercises The body changes during pregnancy and with the arrival of the baby, the mother (and almost all her needs) goes into the background. In fact it is quite common for mom to forget herself and not have time for anything. Showering and washing your hair will already be an achievement for the first few days and weeks, and[...]

Five Values a Strong Woman Will Add To Your Life

Watching Giselle go crazy after her husband of 10 years led the Patriots to another Super Bowl win has me in the feels... The couple is never shy to admit how much of a support system they are to each other. Brady dedicated this Superbowl to the ladies in their life including mom, Galynn Patricia Brady who has gone through chemotherapy and radiation throughout the entire season, daughter Viv and wife[...]

Simple Ways to Save Money This Holiday Season

The Holidays are literally knocking at the door. If you are sitting there reading this because you have no idea how you are going to stretch the dollar on your bank account look no further cause we’ve got your back. After all the largest sales of the year, Black Friday and Cyber Mondays have come and flown by you with no warning and now you need to make preparations for those endless parties and[...]

Reclaim your home after a summer of family wear and tear

The kids are finally back to school and we’re all starting to get into that school year routine. To my joy, the house is quiet during those morning and afternoon hours. However, I’ve found my house is still hurting from the chaos of the kids being home for the summer. My house became the hangout for all my kids and their friends this summer, and my home really paid the price. Now that they[...]

Smoothie Sunday: You need this smoothie right now

In the blender: -½ cup almond milk -½ cup cappuccino protein shake -½ banana - ¼ teaspoon of Raw Reserve green powder - One handful of greens - One scoop of vanilla protein powder - One teaspoon of ground flax seed - One cup of frozen berries - Two tablespoons of yogurt - Two Spoonfuls of peanut butter powder (PB2) -Three pieces of ice - A sprinkle of cinnamon If in a hurry.. - ½ a[...]
Lipgloss

Great Beauty Products for Christmas: Lip Gloss

Lip gloss just might be one of my all-time favorite beauty products. I have several different kinds and shades, yet I can never have enough. Sephora carries my favorite beauty products and they have the absolute best lip gloss selection. These beauty products are pretty inexpensive, come in a variety of shades and make for really great stocking stuffers. Urban Decay’s Naked Ultra Nourishing Lipglo[...]
Blush

Great Beauty Products for Christmas: Blush

After applying that perfect foundation, you have to add some color to your face with the right beauty products! I love bronzers and blush, as long as you don’t go overboard and you use the right beauty products in the right colors for your skin tone. I have come across some amazing blushes from Sephora that really add the perfect color to my face. Plus, these make great stocking stuffers for Christma[...]