The woman today is very different from the woman of twenty years ago. Women in the past lived a very simple (though not necessarily easy) life. They took care of the kids, pleased their husband and ensured that the house was well- managed. This life was very different from how women live today. While they still have to manage the house, the poor economy has also forced women to work outside the home. This makes the modern woman so busy that they rarely have time to take care of themselves. While this may indeed be a reason, it’s not an excuse. Even when you’re too busy juggling things at home and in the office, the tips below will help you pave your way to a healthier and sexier body. Read the rest of this entry »
Although 90% of the world’s alpaca fleece is produced in Peru, alpaca products are popular around the world due to the fiber’s extreme versatility and practical use in a variety of products. While alpacas are native to South America and have been domesticated in Peru, alpacas are well-suited to North American climates as well, and small percentages are now raised in the United States and Canada for their coveted wool. Read the rest of this entry »
Don’t give in to winter’s frosty chill without a fight! Instead of sticking to dark wools and neutral tones, brighten up your day by adding a few warm weather items to your daily look. Although it’s far too cold to walk around in shorts and sandals, you can remind yourself spring is just right around the corner with one of these fresh style choices: Read the rest of this entry »
Sometimes being single can feel like a monotonous bore:
- Lonely nights with meals for one in front of the T.V.
- Nights out with other (tedious, verging on tarty) singles who you would otherwise never associate with, however, the need for a Wing Woman is such that you find yourself propped up at the bar with them on a weekly basis.
- Hearing the patronizing yet hopeful words from your mother and smug married friends, which go something like this “You’ll meet someone lovely soon dear”, “There’s a man waiting just round the corner” or “You really deserve someone special, he just hasn’t come along yet”. (OK fabulous… Where is he???) Read the rest of this entry »
Buying an engagement ring can be fun, exciting, and unfortunately, stressful. Are you buying the right ring? Are you spending enough? And – most importantly – will your fiancée love it as much as she loves you? If you’re looking to buy an engagement ring, follow the 5 rules below to make the search as stress-free as possible and to ensure your sweetie will be over the moon happy with your choice. Read the rest of this entry »
Acai berries are the world’s latest and greatest weight loss supplement. Unlike chemical pills and manufactured milkshakes, those on a diet can be reassured by the fact that the Acai berry is, simply, a berry. And as well as possessing properties able to greatly assist in weight loss, the berry is full of other goodness too. Read the rest of this entry »
Each year, New York Fashion Week is the opening event for a year-round extravaganza of designer clothing and catwalk performances. While many of the over-the-top creations aren’t practical for everyday wear, the spring line this year has provided a few very wearable trends that you’ll definitely be seeing this spring! To get a head start on your spring shopping, take a look at some of the most wearable finds for Spring 2011: Read the rest of this entry »
We all want a home that feels welcoming, cozy and one that is decorated nicely. Although for that to happen, you really need to budget, find great deals and have a plan to transform your home.
Wood flooring is something that looks great in homes. It has a nice clean finish, and can really make a room pop! Unfortunately, wood flooring can be expensive and will need to be refinished in the future. Since wood flooring doesn’t look nice forever and it’s on the pricey side, a lot of people are considering laminate flooring instead. Read the rest of this entry »
We all want the nice, high quality clothes for a cheaper price, although, like anything, clothes are often a thing that makes the saying, “you get what you pay for” true. With great retailers like Ralph Lauren, Banana Republic and Ann Taylor, we want their clothes to dress nicely for those special occasions, and with their clothes, we can easily do so. Read the rest of this entry »
Sometimes it’s hard to decide which fancy phone gadgets will actually be useful and are worth your time and money. Here are five phone gadgets that are useful, practical, and will make your life easier. You can purchase all these gadgets online or at a local mobile phone store. Read the rest of this entry »