Give Cellulite the Rub off

What woman likes having excess fat as part of her body composition? The answer to that question is likely very few. That said cellulite can be one of the biggest battles a woman faces during her lifetime, especially as she ages and does not participate in as much activities and/or exercise in many cases. So, is there a way to truly give cellulite the rub off? Research and Learn For those women in search of ridding themselves of as much … [Read more...]

Crazy About Ginger? Try Turmeric!

Ginger has become an increasingly popular pantry ingredient as news has spread over the past few years about the massive health benefits that may be gained from adding both cooked and raw ginger into your daily diet. However, folks who are in the know on the ginger craze might not yet be aware of the benefits of its powerful cousin: turmeric. Turmeric and ginger are both "rhizomes" or roots with antioxidant properties, and both come from the same … [Read more...]

Mom Can Make A Difference in Solving a Drug or Alcohol Addiction

Mom Can Make the Difference in Solving a Drug or Alcohol Addiction  Is there anything that mom can’t seem to do? From raising a family and oftentimes holding down a full-time job to being on the frontline more times than not to fix problems at home, moms have a lot of stuff on their plates. That being the case, a challenge that even moms can feel overwhelmed with at times is drug or alcohol addictions. One of the more common drug problems, … [Read more...]

Sunscreen Can Save Your Life!

Well, the weather is HOT and the rain is finally slowing down! It is cloudy outside today; I think we will go to the park and enjoy the nature scenery. Do we still need to apply sunscreen even though it is cloudy? YES, WE DO! Did you know that you are most likely to get a sunburn on a cloudy day? This is because you cannot see the sun so you naturally assume you are not getting a burn or you can stay out longer without getting too red. However, … [Read more...]

Why Organic Clothing Is So Much Better For Your Baby

Unless you’ve been in hiding, you know the importance of the phrase “organic.” From foods and building materials to beauty products and clothing, the consumer demand is huge and growing. Organic is especially important when you’re thinking about dressing your baby. The following reasons explain why organic clothing is so much better for them. What Does Organic Mean? The duties of motherhood are plentiful. They also come with a great amount … [Read more...]

Keep Your Family as Healthy as Can Be

  Moms know how challenging it can seem at times to keep the family healthy. From colds to injuries, mom can seem sometimes like she’s running her own medical ward out of the house. With that being the case, how much of a challenge do you find it to be keeping your significant other and your child or children safe and healthy? If the answer is very challenging, you might want to sit back and reassess what’s going on in the house. Getting to … [Read more...]

Does Becoming A Mom Sound Good To You?

 How long have you dreamed of becoming a mom? For some women, the urge to have a child has been something they have carried with them for years.  Others, meantime, have found the desire to bring a new life into this world more recently.  What many of those women have in common is the inability to conceive a child. That inability can be for myriad of reasons, with infertility oftentimes being one of them.  With that being the case, is a … [Read more...]

Maintaining a Healthy Pregnancy with Diabetes

The International Diabetes Federation reports that in 2012, out of the global population of reproductive-aged women, about 28 million had diabetes. It is recommended that women with diabetes who wish to get pregnant manage blood glucose levels before they start trying for a baby. Failing to monitor blood glucose levels, especially in the early stages of pregnancy, may increase the baby’s risk of having a birth defect to 30-40%. How Hormones … [Read more...]

How and When to Choose a Podiatrist

A podiatrist is a doctor specializing in treatment of issues relating to the feet and ankles.  Most people go to the podiatrist when something traumatic happens to those areas, but you can also see a podiatrist when you think you may need preventative care and ongoing treatment. When will you need to choose a podiatrist?  How can you choose the right podiatrist for your needs? Ingrown Toenails Ingrown toenails are some of the most … [Read more...]

Tips to Help Keep Your Skin Healthy

Lotions, creams, makeup, facials, the products for women to use on their skin are endless. These products hype protection, benefits of youthful look and feel to the skin and many other advantages. For many women, some of the most helpful skin tools are overlooked. If you are interested in protecting your skin’s health and keeping it soft, supple and younger looking longer, you need to use these tips that have been gathered specifically for a … [Read more...]

Make The Perfect Red Lip

Putting on a classic red lip is a great way to add some “oomph” to any outfit.  A plain white shirt and jeans suddenly looks incredibly sexy when combined with red lips, and it’s guaranteed to make you feel like the boss woman you are! However lipstick can be a little tricky, so here are some tips on how to create your perfect red lip. First and foremost, find the shade of red that works for you. There are many ways to go about this, but a … [Read more...]

Miami: Dermatologists Recommend Exercising for Radiant Skin

In Miami, Dermatologists Recommend Exercising for Radiant Skin Miami dermatologists recommend many things to promote healthier looking skin.  At the top of that list is exercise, a tried and true method of maintaining skin’s natural tone, elasticity, and vitality. Not surprisingly, Miami’s tropical climate makes it easy for South Floridians to enjoy outdoor exercise all year long.  You do not have to live in the Magic City to reap the … [Read more...]

How to Winter-Proof Your Face, Hair, and Body

Winter can be quite hard on your skin.  The frigid wind outdoors and the dry heated air indoors are commonly known to sap our summer tans and leave the skin looking dull and lifeless.  Luckily there are several ways to combat this, other than lathering on lotion like a maniac. First, think inside out.  Stay hydrated!  It cannot be said enough that we don’t drink enough water.  Especially during the cold winter many people consider coffee their … [Read more...]

Aquis Super Absorbent Hair Towels Make Great Gifts!

I was given this Aquis bundle from aquis.com to use in facilitating my review.  All opinions are mine and mine alone. I couldn't wait to test out the Aquis towels above, my boys and I always leave the shower with dripping wet hair.  We have thick hair and no one wants to take the time to use a hair dryer.  By the time we've dried off, then dried our hair, our towel is thoroughly wet, so off we go to air dry.  This doesn't bother any of us … [Read more...]

Advocare: SYS Cleanser

Are you looking for a product that is safe for your skin and leaves it feeling “good as new?” Have you heard of SYSTM Cleanser? What is SYSTM Cleanser? SYSTM cleanser is a natural skin cleanser produced from powerful plant extract, and refined in a modern way to cope with the present-day environment while giving your skin the best treatment it deserves. Active Ingredients: SYSTM cleanser is formulated from different active ingredients … [Read more...]

Skintrium Corrective Moisturizer #Giveaway ENDS 11/30

Are you ready?  Skintrium is back on the mom blog with a wonderful skin care giveaway for you.  They are offering up their Esthetic Blend Oro Amplified Corrective Facial Moisturizer to one lucky U.S. or Canadian winner age 18 and above.  This product retails for $249.99 and is said to renew skin at the cellular level.  This skin care product even contains micronized 24K gold!  Application is simple since it only takes a dime sized amount in the … [Read more...]