Some children will be eagerly awaiting the return to the classroom after the Christmas holidays but for others, this period can be filled with anxiety and stress as they head back into the daily routine of school runs, classrooms, and homework. This worry can be accentuated by the pandemic and the uncertainty around how the schools will be operating, staff absences, and potential school closures. If you notice your child struggling with the return to school here are some ways in which you might be able to ease the process for them.Read more
Stressed and overwhelmed are probably two of the most used words to describe mothers. We stretch ourselves thin and want to provide the best lives possible for our children. As you read these home management tips for busy families, remember that you are doing a great job!Read more
Whether you don’t have time to book a nail appointment or you’re looking for ways to save money, learning how to apply acrylics at home is a skill worth learning. After all, what’s better than a salon-quality manicure that you can do anytime? If you’re new to acrylic nails, check out these four tips for applying acrylic nails at home.Read more
2021 was the hardest, most painful year I’ve ever experienced but I can’t hate it. After looking back on the emotional rollercoaster of the past 12 months there is one recurring theme, relationships.Read more
Bowling, roller skating, see a movie, arcade, get coffee, make soap, make candles, go to the art museum, science museum, ANY museum? One can practically exhaust ALL ideas when it comes to things that tweens and teens might enjoy doing. And often the resounding response to each suggestion is, “ehh” or “meh”. Teaching a cat how to high dive is an easier achievement than getting a teen or tween excited about doing something you suggest! Which was why I wasn’t too surprised when the resistance was strong when I mentioned going to another art immersion experience. But this art immersion experience was unlike any other, this one was from an OTHER WORLD!Read more
Looking to eat local but have no idea where to go? Want to meet up with a friend for lunch somewhere new? Perhaps grab dinner to-go for the fam? The following all offer epic dishes…we’re talking fresh, mouthwatering delicious meals, you can practically taste the TLC in every bite! Every restaurant has a variety of options on their menu for all dietary preferences and needs. Do you know of a local fave that isn’t listed? Please share in the comments.Read more
Being a busy mom can quickly push self-care to the back burner. Who has time for a lengthy skin care routine anyway? It can be hard to figure out the best products to use, not to mention the routine you should practice. However, it’s important that you find the time to adequately care for yourself and your skin each and every day. Taking good care of yourself doesn’t have to take up a lot of time, nor does it have to be expensive. Follow these tips to combat aging and make it seem like you haven’t been sleep-deprived since you gave birth!
Homeowners can make various design choices to make a room stand out. Establishing a focal point is one of the primary methods. Of course, doing so is easier said than done. Luckily, making this endeavor simple doesn’t require homeowners to take interior design courses. Let’s break down the top tips for creating the perfect focal point at home.Read more
The kitchen is the heart and soul of your home. It’s where everyone gathers to begin their day, and deep discussions occur. You want your kitchen to look updated, chic, and functional. Read on to explore these creative ways to add value to your kitchen.Read more
Online learning, hybrid learning, financial abuse, new job, death of loved ones, loss of friendships, divorce, etc. no matter what you’ve been through this year there is hope, it’s almost over! And if 2021 was a magnificent year for you and you saw growth in yourself, your work, with relationships, etc. then this is a year you want to celebrate. Either way, if you’re celebrating the fact that this year is finally over, or, unfortunately coming to an end, a celebration is in order! How are we celebrating? We’re throwing a mini New Year’s Eve party. I’ve put together fun Countdown Bags full of goodies to help Countdown each hour until the New Year (FYI, or half hour…depending on age of your kiddos 😉).