It is difficult to know the right thing to say to someone who has lost a loved one. You want to comfort them, not make matters worse. Here are some things you should say and some things you shouldn’t say at a funeral, wake, or whenever you encounter someone who is grieving. Comforting Things to Say or Do: • Say “You're not alone - I'm here for you whenever you need me” … [Read more...] about What to Say to Someone Who Has Lost a Loved One
7 Most Popular New Year’s Resolutions
While most people don't always manage to stick to their New Year's resolutions, I am all for making goals and trying to reach them. What's wrong with striving to improve your imperfections or change some bad habits? With that said, here are some of the most popular New Year's resolutions I've come across and some advice on how to actually achieve them: 1. Get in Shape No … [Read more...] about 7 Most Popular New Year’s Resolutions
7 Cheap Ideas for Family “We Time”
Yes, we often emphasize how mommies need their “me time.” But, of course, family “we time” should never be overlooked. It’s so important to spend time together as a family, whether you have one kid or 10! Here are seven ideas to get you started on your path to family fun. Remember, a family that plays together stays together! 1. Have a “Picnic and Play” Day Whether you go … [Read more...] about 7 Cheap Ideas for Family “We Time”
Back to School Style: Denim is Always the Right Choice
Denim is always the right choice when it comes to kid's clothing. It's easy, durable and versatile. Here are ways to cater denim pieces to your kid's individual needs. Little Girls A young girl wants to be chic and comfortable. She would love a pair of skinny jeans that are both stretchy and fashionable. Skinny jeans are best paired with a cute top and flats. You can deck … [Read more...] about Back to School Style: Denim is Always the Right Choice
Celebrate the Fourth with Red, White and Blue Cocktails!
Whether you’re planning a casual BBQ or a more formal celebration for this Fourth of July weekend, a specialty cocktail is the perfect way to class up any event. This holiday happens to be one of the easiest to work with when it comes to creating a specialty drink. Whether you stick to Sex and the City-style cosmos or whip out the blender for fruit-flavored margaritas, it’s … [Read more...] about Celebrate the Fourth with Red, White and Blue Cocktails!