It was October when my husband confirmed that he was coming for the holidays and we both agreed to keep it from the girls, but my eldest found out sooner when I asked her to message Dada using my phone. I completely forgot that our latest conversation was about his flight details and plans on how to surprise them. Since she already knew about it, I told her to keep it a secret and plan on something.
So there, that day has finally come. The plan was we will go to SM Clark for a little early Christmas shopping than the usual, and I’ll be meeting a common friend of ours who was carrying the parcel that my husband has sent for us.
I took them to Pizza Hut for snacks, had a little window shopping, headed to the airport without them, and began with the plan. See what our little girl’s reaction was.
If you are currently thinking about changing your hairstyle, you may have had a flick through a few magazines to try and find the right cut for you. There are a number of factors that need to be considered when choosing a hairstyle, and one of the most important is the shape of your face.
Highlight the good, and play down the bad Choosing the right hairstyle all comes down to highlighting your best features and playing down any bad points. For example, if you have a thin, long face, you should avoid long hair, as it’s only going to drag your face down further. If you do want to have a long hairstyle, you should make sure you go for a layered cut that this at your chin and cheekbones. Long, wavy hair also looks much better than straight hair.
Leaving your home empty this holiday season? You’re not alone. But in order to avoid a classic Christmas-movie-esque break in (which won’t be as laughable as the movie Home Alone), you should probably take some of these steps to securing your belongings before you leave for the holidays.
Lock your home. Seems obvious right? Most burglars just walk in through an unlocked door or window. A spring-latch lock is easy prey for burglars so make sure you have a deadbolt instead, which defies any such attack.
Gifts received become more precious and special when you really like them, and actually use them. Just last week, the community Wonderful Moms, where I co-administer, celebrated our first ever Red Party. It was a blast with wonderful moms who traveled near and far, took time and effort to be there, great food, fun-filled hours of games and chit-chats, showered with gifts and prizes.
One of the many sponsored items we received was from Nature’s Skin Botanicals. In my red loot bag included these: Serenity Spray, Organic Soap and Baby Balm. Let’s get to it one by one.
The vast majority of us experience troubles sleeping at one point or another, and we all know how washed out a bad night’s sleep makes us feel the next day. Often, there is a root cause such as stress, illness or what we have consumed during the day. Make a couple of adjustments and you can usually solve the problem. However, if you suffer from a regular sleep disorder, this can be seriously detrimental to your mental and physical well-being.
The frustrating thing about many sleep disorder is that no matter how tired you feel, you simply can’t seem to drift off. This has a serious effect on everything from your mood to your energy levels, as well as increasing your chances of weight gain, accidents and suffering memory lapses.