Interview 4 Inspiration is a new series. Here you will find a series of questions answered by inspirational people. People who have inspired me in one way or another, either through knowing them personally or through their work. I believe people are the best sources of inspiration; therefore it gives me great pleasure to share a little more about them with you in a series of questions.
Archives for September 2010
Charitable celeb moms like Amy Adams, Jennifer Garner, Katie Holmes, and Diane Lane were some of the honorees to receive recognition for their individual charities and philanthropic endeavors at Variety’s second annual Power of Women luncheon, held Thursday in Beverly Hills. These women, as well as Suzan Bymel and Eva Mendes, were all selected as Variety’s “Lifetime Impact Honorees.” The exclusive event,in partnership with the Lifetime network, included 400 guests made up …
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I had the worst day today.my throat hurts from yelling so loud at my children. I feel out of control, and my heart aches because my entire household was in an uproar this morning. The ongoing sibling rivalry between my oldest girls is getting out of hand. My little ones are starting to mimic and pick up all the negative tones and expressions. I am losing my patience and there is an unhappy vibe hovering over all of us. The sad thing is that besides the normal rivalry that happens between siblings, my children are treating each other with dis
Even before your child was born, you vowed to make education a priority. Now that your child is in school, parent-teacher conferences are a critical ingredient in making her educational experience the best it can be. Careful preparation before the conference will get you ready to ask all the questions you have and to follow up with the necessary actions.
Whether you are packing a snack for your child’s daycare group or are watching a daycare full of kids yourself, you can put together a snack that will be healthy and sustaining for everyone. Although the kids would love a sweet junk food snack, teachers and volunteers would probably appreciate a low-sugar snack that will fill kids without spinning them up.
While commercial hair care products may contain a variety of chemically based substances that can enhance your hair growth, natural ingredients can also improve the condition of your hair. The rate of your hair growth depends on a variety of factors, including heredity and overall health. Although hair products may not make your hair follicles produce hair at a faster rate, they can improve the texture and condition of your hair, help to protect it from breakage and help it to grow longer and stronger.
Barbecue parties are relaxed parties that get everyone outside to enjoy the weather, food and friends. The casual nature of these parties make them ideal for active games and group activities. New friends can get to know each other, and old friends can reminisce. Throw together a few activities for all age groups.
A miscarriage is a pregnancy loss that occurs within the first 20 weeks of pregnancy. It is estimated that 10 to 15 percent of women who know that they are pregnant will suffer a miscarriage. That number may be much higher, given that many women have early miscarriages before they ever know that they are pregnant. Miscarriages that occur in the early stages of pregnancy may be the result of hormonal problems.
Infuse meat, cheese and vegetables with the tasty flavors of smoke by building your own barbecue smoker. Alton Brown, cookbook author, debuted his own homemade smoker on his Food Network show, “Good Eats.” His smoker was made from a terra-cotta flower pot. If you are worried that a terra-cotta pot will break, you can use a clean, aluminum garbage can instead. Work outside when building and using your smoker, so that you don’t fill your house up with smoke or start a fire.