Posts tagged moms out loud
The Gift That Keeps On Giving!

As little girls, some of us dream of becoming mothers.  I don't think we are ever fully prepared for this ride of our lives.

I am a Mom to 2 boys - 21 and 18.  The oldest, Casey, is developmentally disabled and was in special education his whole school career.  Casey is now attending a community college in a special needs curriculum for Culinary Arts.

As a baby, I noticed that Casey wasn't reaching all the milestones my friend's kids were.

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Emma Thompson At the Golden Globes

Last night was the Golden Globes on NBC.  Tina Fey and Amy Poehler kicked some butt and nailed this gig.  It was such a joy to see 2 women share the stage without trying to one up the other.  Women SUPPORTING women.  Strange concept lately??

We as women need to boost each other up, especially us Moms.  Sometimes the everyday life can get us down, but we have to focus on the fact that we are not alone.  We have to be "real".

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Hairstyles for the Right Shape Face

We,  as women, when we have a great hair day - the world is FABULOUS!!  It sounds sooo superficial, but it is the truth.

As you are doing laundry, cleaning up throw up off of your shirt, you start to fantasize about what your life was like before.  You would wear great outfits (Ones that made you look slender and sexy) and your hair always was coiffed right.  Well, let us talk about the 4 face shapes and what styles would look good with them.

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Hair Loss And What To Do

So recently I have noticed that the drain in the shower is clogged with hair.  At first, I thought "Who the hell is loosing their hair?"  Well, helloo - it's me.  As a woman, that is a blow to our self esteem.  The only thing I want to loose is weight - I have been trying for 21 years (that is the age of my oldest).  LOL.  Here are  some tips below that I have found to help with this.

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Easy Fall Outfits

Can't believe Fall is here!!  Wish the summer was still here because I hate having to put on coats.  I feel fat enough and not need the "layering" as stylists always say.  Have you ever noticed that stylists are like soooooo skinny??  What is up with that.  Is the prerequisite not to eat?  LOL.  Well, I found working in the beauty industry, just to take certain things and make it easy for you. 

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Fab Fall Coats

I am soooo excited about this new Fall trend.  I just LOVE color and in the Fall I hate just wearing grey and black.  This new trend is - PINK coats!!  Love the color and it is honoring survivors of breast cancer without realizing it.

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A Dewy Face

Since Moms are sooooo busy with life in general -  doesn't mean we don't want to look good.  But we have limited time at our disposal.  Since I work in the beauty industry, I am ALWAYS looking for tips that are easy for busy Moms.  Okay, if you want your face to have that dewy, beautiful look, here is a tip.  You need one product!  You need a highlighter to illuminate your face.  It can be creme or powder.

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Will You Marry Me Jon Bon Jovi?

So last week, I went to the Bon Jovi concert at MetLife stadium in East Rutherford N.J. with my friend Liza. When she first asked me, I did not hesitate to go because I had not seen my future husband (Bon Jovi) for quite some time. LOL.

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The Red Solo Cup!

My boys are in high school and I have different problems than some of you other moms.  As they get older, the problems just get BIGGER!  Yes, I hate to tell you this.  My friends and I talk alot about what goes on in high school and what we used to do.  These kids nowadays are soo much more mature and are soo not afraid of their parents.

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Kids Play Outside - Run From Social Media

I recently read that various reports suggest that 83% of youth use their phones for emails & texting. That number makes me very sad! I know society says that or implies that to get ahead in the business world, you need Facebook, Twitter, etc. But, what happened to good old face to face conversations.

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Famous TV Moms and the Truth!

Growing up, I watched "The Brady Bunch" and was hopefully in love with Peter. I even think I had a poster of him in my room. LOL. I was soooo jealous that these 6 kids got a Mom that seemed to never raise her voice and rarely did you see them get grounded. I wanted to jump into the TV and live there permanently.

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