I know I don’t have to tell you this, but our skin can have a lot of problems. Whether it’s too oily, too dry, too covered with acne, or too some color that you don’t like, good skin is an effort. Don’t believe the people that say “Oh I just wake up this way”...though...maybe they aren’t lying. But let’s, for the purposes of this article, assume that they are. Don’t listen to a word they say. Cut them out of your life. That done, here are some of the observations I have made on Read more [...]
Whether you’re going out or staying in, ladies night’s are a venerable tradition among girl friends. They help us take a break from our busy lives and reconnect with the women closest to us, and that bonding time actually results in reduced stress and increased happiness throughout the week. Here are some creative ideas for your next ladies night.
Remember when you were kids and thought there’d be nothing more delicious than a cookie packed with candy bars, sugary cereals, and Read more [...]
Serious bikers look forward to taking rides throughout the year, and some who can’t wait for optimal conditions in their area take trips in order to stay in shape and keep riding. However, if you’re going somewhere new, or riding trails that are not in your hometown, you may forget a number of items, and going unprepared is almost as worse as not being able to ride at all! Below, you’ll find a number of mountain biking tips for your eyes and mind to ride through before taking your next trip.
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While for most people planning a wedding can take a year, not everyone wants to wait that long to get married. You also might not want to spend as much money as you would on a wedding that seems to take forever to plan. It’s important to know that you don’t have to wait some set time between engagement and marriage. It’s all about what the two of you want. It’s also important to know that you don’t have to invite your whole extended family and everyone of your friends. Your wedding is about Read more [...]
Wherever you are in life, you’ve got family and friends who are entering stages of life unfamiliar to you. This is a beautiful part of life. But one of the sad sides of things is that there is always an older generation nearing the end of life. Most of us have lost parents and grandparents who we have loved and who have loved us. And we’ve also inherited some of their stuff. This is an interesting conundrum for many. Sometimes we inherit money, which is convenient. But more frequently we inherit Read more [...]
Out of all the rooms you might be lucky to have in your house or apartment, the kitchen is possibly the one you use the most. Requiring a healthy amount of time and attention every day, life lived in the kitchen is more significant than potentially life lived in any other part of one's house. It's the place you go to get the energy you need to work through the day, the place where the family often congregates and the place you go to help complete most of your household chores.
Keeping it clean then Read more [...]
For young girls, there are a few events that require a formal attire, starting with a baptismal gown to dresses for a flower girl dress, junior high graduations, and, maybe, a bridesmaid dress. But in high school, the most anticipated dress is the one selected for prom night.
The Hunt for the Finest
Some girls are compelled to wear hand-me-downs or gowns from second-hand shops. Others are forced into choosing from a small selection at chain discount department stores. It is not unlike their future Read more [...]
Running on a treadmill is a popular form of exercise with a number of health benefits ranging from burning calories to cardiovascular health. When looking to purchase a treadmill for your home, there are a number of things to consider. Here are some things to look at when comparing treadmills on the market.
Treadmills are usually a big expense, but as with most exercise equipment, you get what you pay for. In general, treadmills can be found in three distinct price ranges. The cheaper treadmills Read more [...]
Are you ready to make some life changes? Maybe you want to lose weight, eat healthier or just stop procrastinating. Maybe you want to quit smoking or start your own crafting business. It doesn’t matter what you want to do to make your life better, what matters is how you go about making the changes you want to make.
So, now you are probably wondering exactly what blogging has to do with changing your life, right? Well, everything. You can sue blogging as your catharsis. You can use it as your motivation. Read more [...]
While the Center for Disease Control insists that everyone over the age of 6 months be vaccinated, there are studies suggesting this may not be the safest route.With this information, we must safeguard our children and ourselves, at all costs. That being said, here are 3 great tips for combating the flu - without getting a flu shot.
BOOST YOUR IMMUNE SYSTEM
You have all the power to fight off infection within your own body, sometimes it just needs a boost. Vitamin C is what we are told we need Read more [...]