Coconut oil is everywhere these days. We all know that it’s healthy for cooking, but it’s also a great beauty product in its own right. I love it for a moisturizing, antioxidant-filled addition to my beauty routine, and I’m not alone. Almost anywhere you look, people are touting it as one of the best beauty products of 2013—and it’s pretty easy to find. Here are seven of my favorite ways to use it in my beauty routine.
As a mom surrounded by virtually no family, babysitters play a huge role in my life. How often do you use babysitters? I would love feedback on babysitting rates around the country – is $15-20/hour on par with most places?
Here are some great toys for your future musician.
One major style and beauty truth that took me too long to figure out is that 1) women have different hair types, and 2) different products have different results based on what kind of hair you have. Is your hair thick? Coarse? Fine? It matters. Shampoos or products that work well on fine hair can MORE »
Sometimes, I need a break. Enter educational toys!
Lately, I’ve been trying to teach my children some ways to navigate the grocery shopping experience. These tips help to make them feel independent, and (usually) keep tantrums at bay.
Thanks to Microsoft for sponsoring this post. Click here to see more of the discussion. It’s the holiday season! The cocktails are flowing! But you know what else is flowing? Snot. Not to gross you out or anything, but it’s cold and flu season, and nothing warms you up and clears your sinuses better than MORE »
With my 3-year-old and a 7-year-old actively attending school, I feel like my style has really picked back up. Less worrying about my children trashing my clothing has opened up a whole new world of clothing options for me. Do you feel like your mom style has evolved over the years? Kristen and I discuss. MORE »
I’m always browsing through tutorials about tying scarves. Here are some of my favorites, a few that help you spice up the way you wear scarves…or if you’re new to scarf-wearing, that give you the basics. I’ve even included a tutorial for tying a man’s scarf because, let’s face it, we want the guys to be fashionable too.
What’s your neighborhood situation in regards to kids? We’ve gots lots, which means lots of personalities and lots of feelings being hurt. It’s time to talk about negotiating with the neighborhood kids. Read more from me at Follow me on Twitter, Like me on Facebook More from Mama Said: ▸ Making Time to Workout ▸ MORE »
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