Mother’s Day Edition – The Real Chic Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

Mother’s Day has always been a special holiday for me. I remember the excitement of creating a homemade card for my mom and the delighted look on her face when I would hand over my prized, yet amateurish work of art. Back when I was a single mom I received lots of homemade things. And my heart would swell the way I am sure my mom’s did back then, before life got more complicated and handmade cards were replaced by…

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8 Must know Natural Skincare Tips and Tricks – Parents Article

You are probably aware of the dangers of many skin care products from the larger cosmetic companies, with their chemical ingredients that can harm your skin, cause illness and even cause cancer. The incorporation of more natural skincare is simple, and you will be assured of better effects. So, how should you go about it? The following are some of the must-know natural skincare tips and tricks to get better looking skin with better-for-you products. Wash your face often It…

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The Facts about Effective Acne Treatment – Parents Article

Acne solutions have actually been about as long as acne has been an unsightly problem for people. With so many acne remedies, it can be frustrating and also complicated to really rely on which ones work. There are many sites that assess the various acne merchandise on the marketplace and also each of the newest acne treatments to help uncover the most reliable acne therapy appropriates for your skin condition. The oil highlighted in this article is very potent due…

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Pretty Quarantine Hairstyles That Work With Dark Roots And Long Hair – Parenting Twins Article

Salons are closed and kids are getting their hair cut by their parents. Confession… I’m one of those parents. I cut all three of my daughters’ hair within the first few days of quarantine, which you can watch here: I’ve been asked a few times if I will be cutting my own hair. Nope! No way! I will be fully embracing long mermaid hair. The thought of colouring my hair brown did cross my mind momentarily, but in the end…

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My Two Minute Zoom Makeup Routine – The Real Chic Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

About a month ago I saw lots of people posting a meme claiming that we were really about to see how many of those work meetings could have been emails. I have to admit I laughed a little at that too. But it wasn’t long before those emails quickly morphed into virtual meetings via Zoom and other online platforms. And to be honest after several weeks of working from home I was pretty happy to see all of my co-workers’…

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How To Dress Your Truth With Carol Tuttle – The Real Chic Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

If you have been following along you know one of my favorite things to do is share tips on creating a wardrobe that makes getting dressed not only easier but actually enjoyable. I’ve mentioned both in my book and on the blog that I believe that when we have overstuffed closets it actually makes getting dressed so much more challenging.  My mantra has been that having more doesn’t lead to having a better sense of style, but knowing what looks…

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Mama Mio Rebrand – Protect The Planet With Sustainable Pregnancy Skincare – Parents Article

Luxury pregnancy skincare brand, Mama Mio, has reformulated and repackaged all of their products as a way to show their commitment to providing pregnant women with high-quality and effective skincare. Loved by mamas all over the world for their stretch mark protection products, Mama Mio have expanded its range to provide products for breastfeeding, dry skin and weary legs. Their vegan formulas have been curated to help mamas all over with their nine-month stretch and beyond. A brand representative explains…

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2003 – A Dad trying to cope with the loss of his Partner and becoming a single parent. – Single Dad, Parents Article

2003. A time before parenting. A happy dreaming couple. A time when digital photography was still seen as the work of the devil by many. When a mobile phone was just that – a mobile phone – nothing else. My football team was still playing in the European Champions League. 31st May 2003. As the local paper described it. A once in a lifetime opportunity. The chance to see a 90% solar eclipse. Two problems The peak eclipse would happen…

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5 Minute Face For The Busy Mom Beauty – Parenting Twins Article

Being a mom usually means early morning wake-ups, getting children ready for the day, running around managing the household, and staying up too late trying to soak up every last second of alone time you get once the kids have gone to bed. When you think about how much time all of that takes up, it is hard to imagine trying to fit in where you can get yourself ready for the day.I’ve been there, and I know that it’s…

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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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