How to Stay Fit And Age Gracefully – The Real Chic Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

If you’ve been following along on the blog or on Instagram you have probably heard me make reference to how I looked forward to being 40 when I was younger. To me, it sounded like a fabulous age where you’d have it all together. I realize now that this was not a popular sentiment and the older I got the more I was reminded that it was indeed not universally perceived to be as cool as I thought it was.…

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How to Stay Fit And Age Gracefully – The Real Chic Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

If you’ve been following along on the blog or on Instagram you have probably heard me make reference to how I looked forward to being 40 when I was younger. To me, it sounded like a fabulous age where you’d have it all together. I realize now that this was not a popular sentiment and the older I got the more I was reminded that it was indeed not universally perceived to be as cool as I thought it was.…

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Give Your Father A Dapper Father’s Day – Single Dad, Parents Article

***Toilettree provided me with a sample of the Nose and Ear trimmer for consideration of a review.  While I was provided the item for free, all of the thoughts and opinions expressed herein are my own.*** It’s Father’s Day week, and the Guide celebrates the Fathers in our lives, talking about these magnificent dads all this week.  Whether remembering something specific about our dads, finding a great gift idea, or giving advice to the fathers in our lives, this week…

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40 Stunning Eid Mehendi Design And Patterns | Indian Parenting & Motherhood Blogger – Parents Article

by Tasneem Dhinojwala The holy month of Ramadan is about to end. Preparations are in full swing for Eid. Homes and hearts have been cleaned spick and span, new clothes, jewelry, gifts for near and dear ones, ingredients for the sewai and sheerkhurma, masalas for the biryani and kebabs –  the to-do list is being ticked off one by one. The last thing that will remain is the mehendi. Mehendi is considered extremely auspicious in muslim culture. It is an…

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Skin Pranayam For Busy Moms | Indian Parenting & Motherhood Blogger – Parents Article

by Swati Mehra Let me let you in on a beauty secret! I have discovered an ultimate skin pranayam regime for myself all you busy moms out there. Read on and follow my suggestions! Mom life is a busy life. That ‘me time’ that you need can easily be hijacked by those little eyes demanding some attention and those little arms wrapped around you for some comfort. You would never complain, but finding time to take care of yourself as…

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Why I believe that Every Body Can Be a Bikini Body-Seriously – The Real Chic Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

  Last year my husband and I visited a resort in Mexico and just like every other time we’ve landed on a beach in another country, I always marvel at how easy going people are on the beaches. It seems like everyone is rocking bikinis –the young and not so young alike. I am usually sitting there with my bikini underneath my cover-up, as a couple old enough to be my parents frolics by easy and free. By the end…

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How Long Do Facelift Results Last? #DSMPartnerAnswers – Single Mum, Parents Article

Although considered an invasive procedure, a facelift (or rhytidectomy) can restore your skin’s youthful appearance. Many people have turned to this form of cosmetic surgery to resolve wrinkles and sagging skin, which forms along the jawline, cheeks, and forehead. Obviously, these changes in skin appearance are par for the course with aging, but for many people, they can be a source of insecurity. The natural aging process causes a loss in collagen and elastin, which causes the skin to appear…

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Why I Believe Women Over 40 Ought to Be In Pictures and Why You Should Too – The Real Chic Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

When I was in my twenties I didn’t think much about the world around me, or at least I didn’t with the same ferocity that I do now. I wasn’t truly interested in changing anyone or anything, except maybe me. My focus towards change was certainly more inward, as is true for a lot of young people. It’s hard enough trying to get your own stuff straight, never mind trying to shatter perceptions and misconceptions. On top of being a…

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Why Beauty Inclusivity Matters to Me and Why it Should Matter to You Too – The Real Chic Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

This is not a sponsored post though it was inspired by a recent hosted trip This past week I had the privilege of being invited to a conference in Ohio for a brand called Cacique (pronounced Cah-seek). I wasn’t very familiar with the brand but I’d seen it in its sister store when I went into Lane Bryant (typically shopping with friends or buying a gift). Lane Bryant is a plus sized clothing store for those not familiar. I would see…

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