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A Perfume Snob Goes Full Circle – Single Mum, Parents Article

Old friends, Oscar and Cantata For my 16th birthday a friend gave me a big bottle of Charlie. That was the young and cheap(ish) choice for teenagers just starting on their perfume journey in the 1970s.At 20 I returned from my gap year and started college. My more sophisticated friends explained that you needed to have a signature scent that you always used. People would know you by it. It was the sophisticated thing to do.So I experimented with some…

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How to Embrace Midlife With Joy! – The Real Chic Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

As someone who never shies away from my age, you have heard plenty from me about all things over 40. I have shared before that even when I was in my twenties 40 sounded glamorous and complete, but that was it for me. I never really thought about what my life would be like after 40. I am not sure if that was just based on having my own 20 year old vision goggles that didn’t fully see the full…

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Don’t let money destroy your family – Parenting Twins Article

I recently read a news article online about how a family are at war because their late sister changed her Will two months before she died leaving her £825,000 fortune to her brother and his sons and not her sister and nieces. The lady in question doesn’t have children to leave her fortune to. I think it’s such a sad state of affairs when the end of someone’s life is brought down to money. Even more so when it results…

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Downsizing – Single Mum, Parents Article

On the left are the old blanket, beach towel and a box the same size as the erstwhile radio alarm clock.On the right are the new downsized items.So you declutter the clutter, you declutter the doubles and the multiples, then you declutter deeper. You declutter excess storage and newly vacated furniture, and then where do you go? I’m not aiming for a 33 item wardrobe or to fit all my belongings into a back pack, or even the boot of…

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Glow and detox with MasqueBAR’s Black Gold Collection – Single Mum, Parents Article

Being focused on self-care and overall health improvement are monthly goals of mine. So I was excited to try MasqueBAR’s Black Gold Collection which combines Charcoal and 24K gold to deeply cleanse and illuminate my skin. MasqueBAR’s Black Gold Collection   MasqueBAR’s Black Gold Collection combines Charcoal and 24K gold to deeply cleanse and illuminate your skin. Black Gold Foil Sheet Mask – a luxurious gold foil and charcoal sheet mask designed to help to deep clean and unclog pores while…

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The Gift I Walked Away With From The Oprah Vision Tour – The Real Chic Life – Single Mum, Parents Article

    If we’re connected on social media, you’ve probably seen me sharing about the Oprah and WW 2020 Vision Tour. This past fall I, like many of you, learned that Oprah was going to be on tour starting in the new year. It was really all I needed to hear and I planned to be there too. If you’ve been following along you know that I’ve heard Oprah speak up close and personal a couple of times during the…

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How To Sell Your House Faster – Parents Article

Getting the most out of your house sale means getting many offers. After all, it’s more difficult to counteroffer bids when you don’t already have loads of them.It’s surprisingly easy to make your house more attractive. This isn’t about your own personal tastes though, think of this as an investment. You’re going to spend a bit of time yet hardly any money in order to get more for your home and sell it faster.Your opinion takes a back seatFirstly, this…

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Score Your Country MegaTicket NOW! You’ll thank me later — Dallas Single Mom – Single Mum, Parents Article

Country fans are in for a treat with the 2020 Country Megaticket. It’s a great way to see 5 concerts for price of 1 ticket. Tickets are on sale now, but the shows start running on June 5. Basically, you can score a ticket, and have a neat experience with some of your favorite country artists every couple of weeks.Fans will listen to legends like Brooks and Dunn, Sugarland, Tim McGraw, Chris Young and my personal fave, Lady Antebellum. It’ll…

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5 Online Magazines With (Free) Quality Content – Single Mum, Parents Article

0 Flares Reddit 0 StumbleUpon 0 Buffer 0 Filament.io 0 Flares × Hey mamas! Are you a lover of magazines? Me too! I love having a stack of them on my desk and now that the world is more online than ever before, finding ones to read…

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Dads Bond With Their Sons Too – Parents Article

Over the last few days, in the aftermath of Kobe Bryant’s tragic death, a touching clip has been making the rounds. It features an ESPN anchor losing her composure while recounting a conversation she had with the NBA legend about his role as a father to three daughters (he hadn’t yet had his fourth). The popular, and polarizing, player gushed about how much he loved being a “girl dad,” and after her story went viral, dads and daughters everywhere gushed…

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