Bad Beauty Day Fixes

We all have bad beauty day just like bad hair days. By using some of these tips and tricks, you can look great even if you don’t feel great! When your skin starts looking dull, exfoliate to get a nice glow and then add some color with pink blush and bronzer. Brighter colored lipstick will make your teeth look whiter and not as yellow. Treat acne with glycolic or salicylic acid but only put it directly on the pimple. A yellow tint concealer should cover it up nicely. Dark circles will Read more [...]

Could Monoi Oil BeYour Next Best Beauty Secret?

    I had never heard of Monoi oil until the other day while watching the Live Well Network. Tamika Fletcher Co-Owner of Natural Resources Salon in Houston Texas was on telling about the benefits of this product. She said, “it’s a wonder ingredient for hair, lips and skin.” Monoi oil is made from soaking Tiare’ flowers (Tahitian Gardenia) in coconut oil. The oil can be traced back over 2000 to the Maori tribe in Polynesia. The tribe used this oil from birth till Read more [...]

A Date May be Different than They Present Themselves Online

Many times when doing an online profile, people stretch the truth and Bridget seemed to be an expert. Rodney had been communicating with Bridget for about a month, and they finally decided to meet and go out for dinner date. When Rodney got to the restaurant, he noticed her weight was more like 195 pounds not 110 pounds. That was just the beginning of the interesting differences in her profile. As they were eating, she mentioned her 24-year-old son. Rodney a few moments later he was reminded that Read more [...]

S.O.S. Chili – Failproof Spring Cleaning in Less Than 20 Minutes!

  By Gretchen Schiller “This chili is fantastic!” The Trader Joe’s employee eagerly agrees and gets his spiel underway, “And it’s low-fat, cheap and has lots of protein!” He had me at low-fat. The six cans of chili for only $5 dollars didn’t hurt his pitch either. I enthusiastically pile six cans into my cart. Well, stamp “SUCKER!” on my forehead and call it a day. Can’t wait to get home and enjoy my new favorite Turkey Chili for dinner! An hour later. Dinnertime. Huh. Read more [...]

*** My Own Diva’s Survival Tips ***

    The Divorced Diva'sTen survival tips for after your divorce: Divorced Diva survival tip #1: Change your thoughts and you change your world...don't be the victim anymore...BE the SURVIVOR starting now!   Divorced Diva survival tip #2: Throw yourself into a hobby...maybe something you have ALWAYS wanted to do but didn't have the time before. Right now it is important to STAY BUSY and keep going! I bought myself a nice camera and took up photography. What hobby will you take Read more [...]

Remember The Things You Used To Do

    When we advance in our years and suddenly feel the pressures of life, the universe and everything bearing down upon our shoulders, it’s easy to forget the people we used to be. This is particularly true as you recover from being scalded by the embers of a marriage that was going nowhere. The fact is, if you are able to reconnect with the soul you once were, you might also be able to tap into a pocket of the energy that used to drive and thrill you. Dig back in your dim and distant Read more [...]

Don’t Skip Dating Rules

    Due to a really hectic schedule I wasn’t able to make my normal preparations for a first date. My date was a successful businessman, and we were to meet at a very nice restaurant in Midtown. I thought what the heck I can skip a few of my dating rules. I know what you are thinking, famous last words and you were right! We sat at a table in the middle of the room. After I sat down, I noticed he looked really different than his picture. There was just something about his sideburns. Read more [...]

Think you’re too old to start over? Think again!

  It comes as a shock, doesn't it, the end of a marriage or long-term relationship? Whatever happened, whichever one of you decided to call it quits or whether it was an amicable, mutual decision, the gargantuan life changes that ensue can feel quite overwhelming. There are probably questions swimming around and around... What happened? Why me? What next?!  Think you're too old to start over? Think again! Time will help with these questions but meditation will give you peace of mind in the Read more [...]

Online Dating Mission : FAIL

      by Gretchen Schiller   Did someone sign me up for the FBI and forget to tell me? Worse, forget to give me one of those cool jackets? Because online dating is without a doubt a FBI manhunt. An endless, exhausting pursuit for the “Most Wanted” man: dangerously loyal, wickedly intelligent, and terrifyingly thoughtful with a bold appearance that is a proven threat to all single women. I’m a diligent special agent. I adhere to the manhunt dress code. Shower, put Read more [...]

“U” Come Before Your “X”!!

Tell me again how wonderful your ex was? How wonderful they were to you, how much you loved them... until they left. That right there makes them the dumbest person on the planet. You are Fantastic! It’s time for you to remember that you are your own priority. You deserve the best, and obviously, they couldn’t handle your amazing qualities! It’s been known that once a relationship ends, the party that was left always remembers the good qualities, but never the bad. Remember the time they Read more [...]