WEEKLY MANTRA

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  • Amex Unstaged Tim McGraw

UNSTAGED with Tim McGraw

Music is always playing in our home though nothing beats seeing a musician you love perform live. If you’re a country music fan no doubt you wish you were in New York City on September 16 for Grammy® award winning Tim McGraw’s show but American Express has a solution. […]

  • 5 Easy Luxuries to Treat Your Family

5 Easy Luxuries to Treat Your Family

Using the words ‘luxury’ and ‘family’ in the same sentence may seem like an oxymoron but even families deserve to be pampered now and again too. It’s easier than you think. Try incorporating one of these luxuries into your routine and your family will think it’s a special occasion. […]

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Anatomy of a Litterless Lunchbox

Back to school means back to packing school lunches. As more schools are implementing boomerang lunch policies, where everything in your child’s lunch bag that he or she doesn’t eat gets sent home again, how you pack your child’s lunch is becoming as important as what you pack.  […]

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Matrix for a Rushed Morning Routine

I really am my own worst enemy when it comes to morning routines. I’m not a morning person and I never seem to plan ahead which makes for a rushed morning most days. Of course a rushed morning means sacrificing my routine. Some days having a shower is a luxury. That all changed when I tried the Matrix Oil Wonders Fast Blow Dry Oil. […]

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Wednesday Style File. Backpack for Colour

At my school we have to wear a uniform and something it’s important to me to have a cute backpack that’s full of colour to show a little of my style. But size is important too. […]

  • family travel Eaton Chelsea

Family Escape to the Eaton Chelsea

Our summer is usually peppered with weekend road trips but work at home has kept in the city. A weekend at the Eaton Chelsea was the perfect escape to enjoy a little family fun. […]

THIS WEEK’S BEST READS FOR MOM FROM ACROSS THE WEB

Eat: 
Midsummer Peach Cider Cocktail

Live: 
Walking Tips: How to Walk in the Summer

Love: 
Secret to High Self Esteem

Muse: 
Instagram. My Entire Life is a Lie

Nest: 
Guest Room Makeover Before and After

Party: 
Hosting a Geo Caching Party

Make: 
DIY Nesting Bird Hanging Planter

Travel: 
Road Trip with Young Kids

Play: 
Getting Creative with Sidewalk Chalk

Parent: 
Banish the Playdate