"Dying young isn't cool either..." These words, though a bit harsh, were the words that our dermatologist berated my 13 year old daughter with this morning. … [Read more...] about Why Wearing a Sun Protective Swim Shirt can Save your Life
Thanksgiving is just around the corner! We’ve collected some of our favorite Thanksgiving recipes so you don’t have to worry about what you’re cooking right before the holiday. It's Thanksgiving cooking made easy. We hope you enjoy them just as much as we do! Herb-Roasted Turkey: Ingredients: 1 (18 lb Turkey) whole turkey, neck and giblets removed 2 Cups Kosher Salt ½ Cup Butter/Margarine melted 2 large onions, peeled and chopped 4 carrots, peeled and chopped 4 … [Read more...] about Delicious Thanksgiving Recipes
While there is a plethora of informationout there about how to properly plan for financial retirement, it is equally, if not more, important to invest time and resources in developing an effective exercise plan as we age. The health benefits of exercise are well-known and the time to start is now. I’m going to share a little secret. Your personal exercise plan does not have to be overly time-consuming nor intimidating in any way. The key to success is to choose exercise that you enjoy. … [Read more...] about Exercise As You Age: The Secret to Success
Okay, ladies, let’s talk Breast Cancer. The tragic reality is that around 1 in 8 American women will become a victim of Breast Cancer, with over 400,000 expected to succumb to it in one year alone. These numbers, though alarming, are actually significantly lower than they used to be, which is very likely the result of increased awareness and pro-activity. Knowledge is power and so, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we’d like to encourage you to arm yourself with as much information … [Read more...] about When it comes to Breast Cancer, Knowledge is Key!
I would dare to say that there is a quiet social revolution taking place on the internet across the US and CA and world over, one in which women are saying that they are tired of unrealistic expectations about their bodies. They are protesting being constantly bombarded with over-sexualized messages to bare all. Recently, modest fashion bloggers have played a huge role in bringing modest fashion to the fore. In many ways this is true: social media nowadays allows for all types of voices to be … [Read more...] about Modest and Plus Size Fashion Bloggers Transforming the Social Media Game