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Fluid hair painting is a new method of dyeing hair. It is a little bit brighter than a regular balayage yet softer than foil highlights. The effect of fluid hair painting is so gradual, it has a fluid transition...
Never have I dreamed of seeing food handbags that look so real until now. The thought didn't even cross my mind. Sure, I've seen bags with donut or pizza prints but these innovative works of art look so real...
Let's face it. There are times that moms sleep in - not on purpose but sometimes we just get so tired getting up early every morning. Because of these once in a while circumstance, we have less time to...
Paris desserts are one of the most coveted edibles in the world. When you talk about the city of love, you think of food, pastries and art. Well, @desserted_in_paris is an Instagram account that taken the dessert world AND...
Back in the old days, kitchenware was not valued as they were cheap and could not last long. Things have changed and people are acquiring high-quality cookware. And for this reason, the time has come for people to learn...
Kids are the pickiest eaters. They couldn't care less if you are the best chef in the world. If the food doesn't look interesting to them, they simply will not eat it. I've been cooking all my life and I...
Pillows make good decorating pieces. They're multi-purpose, movable and easy to replace. A bare couch can look chic by adding the right amount and design of pillows. Though they are on top of an interior decorator's list. They can...
If there's one thing I would totally let my kids enjoy, it would be cooking. The moment they ask me if I can teach them how to cook, I will feel like the most accomplished mom in the world....
Hot chocolate by the fire, Christmas songs playing in the background and the smell of fresh pine trees through the house makes the perfect winter night. A great way to spend time with family and friends. But, are you satisfied...
Rainbow cakes have been a trend recently. Many parents get them made for their kids' birthday parties with the sure oohs and ahhs from their little mouths. They're super cute to look at and even perfect for adults! I love...
Slow cook dinners are super convenient. You can put them together ahead of time without having that big worry it'll burn. You can leave it to slow cook, check and stir once in a while, and then serve it...
The minty smell, the vibrant red and white color and the familiar shape of a candy cane is a staple Christmas tradition. Kids look forward to seeing dozens of those hanging on the tree, free to take anytime they...
Iwasn't going to ask but have you ever heard of a stuffed animal zoo? I'm a hundred percent sure that every parent reading this have struggled with getting their kids to pick up their messy room. Regardless of what...
I remember when my sisters and I were younger, our mom used to have a chore chart on our kitchen wall. In our culture, it was very common for households to have a house help to do all the...
Let's face it moms. There's just not enough time in the morning to get the kids ready for school, prepare breakfast, pack lunch bags, get ready for work and even do anything with our hair aside from the quick...
One of the most stressful times of being a parent is when your child is sick. They're irritable, hard to please but most of all, it's hard for us to see them in pain. We don't want any harm...
Christmas time is near. You know what that means, right? Lots of food, the smell of wrapping paper and a lot of money to be spent. But, do you really need to spend so much to give presents your...
Every parent knows or will know the feeling of having to transition their kids from the baby crib to the "big boy/girl" bed. Usually, you'd see the signs that your toddler is ready to move out from the crib...
Thanksgiving is only a few days away and we want you to be as prepared as you can be pre and post the holiday shindig. Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays aside from Christmas and I've always had...
Tis the season to be thankful. You thought I'm going to refer to the Yuletide season, right? Well, the other important season leading to that actually. Thanksgiving is such a big thing. College kids drive for miles to come home...
Ever had that horrifying experience where you find your child eating out of a playdough tub or whatever clay he has his hands on? Then you pry open his mouth to see if he's swallowed it or you can...
The wedding bells are about to ring. Everything is well on its way to your happily ever after. Soon, you'll be walking down the aisle to say "I do" to the man you'll spend the rest of your life...
Halloween is just around the corner, and we're sure to have loads of candies! That might also mean trips to the dentist or tummy aches. Hopefully not! But giving candies away is so mainstream. Why don't we steer away from...
Kids' closets are not very difficult to upkeep. I mean, babies don't have that much clothing to begin with and their items are also small. There shouldn't be a problem with keeping them organized because they can't mess it...
Airbnb changed the travel industry the instant it was introduced. If you haven't heard yet, its an online marketplace where people can offer their residential properties for short-term lodging instead of getting a hotel room. It has proven to be more economical...
Toys are a must in every kid's childhood. Although some cannot afford every single toy their child points out; there's still a couple or a few favorites in their toy chest. At the same time, we all know how...
Clothing hacks are everywhere in the internet world. There are clothing hacks for corporate women, pregnant women, men who are losing weight and men who are bulking up. Hacks such as these are designed to make life easier and more...
The tooth fairy idea has been a fantasy many kids grew up believing especially in the western side of the world. I remember my aunt who lives in the US telling me about the tooth fairy whenever she would...
So, a birthday is coming up, and you're asking yourself, "What am I gonna do this year?" Are you stumped trying to figure out what birthday theme would make your kid's party extra special this year? For one thing, maybe you...
It is quite a challenge to play the mom role these days. One search on the Internet and there will be thousands of entries with their own sets of advice and examples of good parenting. Instead of making parenting...
Swaddling is the art of snugly wrapping babies in a blanket for warmth and security. Newborns are usually swaddled for the first few days until they are able to keep themselves warm. Consequently, swaddling keeps babies from moving too...
Breastfeeding mommies! Are you getting to or already on the stage where you tell yourself, "I am officially running out of milk." Has your infant milked you dry but still want more? Are you wishing your breastfeeding season to...
Fall is around the corner and that means one thing - more rainy days, miserable weather and indoor time.  If you're one of those parents who don't want their little one spending every free moment watching tv or playing...
If you haven't noticed yet, gender reveal cakes and gender reveal parties are a big hit right now. Forget about phoning your parents or friends to announce that you have a baby girl or a baby boy. Take it...
We all know how much kids love receiving gifts, so why not take the joy even further and pack those gifts into something creative and pretty? You don't need to have a masters degree in DIY to pull these off, all...
Ahhh! Your baby is coming! You and your friends are planning one heck of a baby shower. But, what do you wear? Of course, you'd want to be fabulously dressed for this very special and important day. It's too mainstream just...
Planning a baby shower? The first thing you will probably wonder about is what style or theme to choose if any - and straight after that where do you get your invitations printed? Baby showers are not cheap affair these days...
Planning a baby shower? There are few things you will probably struggle with, the first one is the theme - you can get some ideas here. The second one will be entertainment for guests, how do you keep them...
Mother & daughter outfits have taken over the online world for a few years now. Well, that is expected from moms who are so into fashion. But, entirely unexpected from the male species we call dads. Typical dads would put...
Think of a trip to cinema, what do you see? People waiting to get the tickets, big screen, dark and most importantly - popcorn! But what about gourmet popcorn? If you haven't noticed yet, popcorn is taking the gourmet world...
Oh, boy. Now, here's a tender subject - weight loss.  I get nagged about this almost every single day ever since size 2 became the new measure of beauty and attractiveness. Yes, I am on the heavier side of the tipping...
No summer is complete without some juicy frozen pops. You've been probably overwhelmed with the amount of PIN-ned and INSTA-grammed pops and wonder where to start? The good folks at momooze.com put together the ultimate list of the BEST...
You're decorating your first nursery and you're wondering what you're going to do with all the nursery decor you're about to buy when you baby reaches toddler age. Are you going to sell them? Throw them away? Give them away?...
Ah, the great summer vacation road trip with your kids you've been preparing for is right around the season. Looking forward to it? Are you really? Ready for all that hyperactive energy in an enclosed space? Braced for the possible tantrums...
Keeping a clean kitchen is a hefty task no one likes to do. Moms do it because they have to not because they love to. Housekeepers do it because it's part of their job description and they're paid to do it. Most...
Star Wars fans, this is another time of rejoicing! Kids fashion has crossed over from the dark side to embrace the Jedi's in the children's clothing industry, particularly for the boys. Yes, dressing your kids in Star Wars merchandise is now...
Hands up those of you who read the small print and content sheets on beauty products? The chances are, you will probably check the brand, price and it's supposed beauty benefits. Did you know that everything you put on...
Family vacations are not complete without side trips to amusement parks. Road trips are even boring without this kind of stop over to look forward to. For many adults, the first thing that comes to mind when amusement parks are...
If you're the crafty kind of mom, this project will get you excited. It takes your mind off of a lot of things and passes time extra fast.  For some of us, who are a lot less artistic, finding the...
Healthy birthday cakes have become a thing now that there are more health conscious parents in this generation. But come on, birthday's are supposed to be fun so who would want a birthday cake that's healthy but tastes like grass? I...

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