Category Archives: Living Life

Sports Safety Tips For Kids

Last year Z.E.N. joined the basketball team at school.  At the first practice, the school’s athletic director emphasized that basketball was a contact sport and that injuries could occur.  That was not something that I wanted to hear! Luckily, he and his teammates all had a successful season with no injuries. Z.E.N. loved the game…

How To Relax And Unwind After A Long Day At Work

How To Relax And Unwind After A Long

Life nowadays is incredibly busy for me and finding the time or even motivation to relax and unwind after a long hard day can be tough. It gets tougher for moms who work outside of the home since they have to rush back home and take care of their kids and spouses. Nevertheless, it’s absolutely…

Try Hairfinity Vitamins For Healthier Hair

Hairfinity healthy hair complex

For anyone who wants beautiful and healthy-looking hair, hair vitamins are the answer. It’s important to take care of your hair with regular washing and conditioning, but it’s also a smart move to nourish your hair from within. Hairfinity is a supplement designed specifically for the hair to make it stronger, longer and healthier. I…

The Importance Of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Quote - "With breast cancer, it

Special thanks to Skechers for sponsoring today’s post on breast cancer awareness. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This month long campaign is designed to not only raise awareness of an important issue, but also to encourage education especially for those who could potentially be affected by it. The fight against breast cancer is…

Are You Aware of Underwareness?

Underwareness

Special thanks to Depend for sponsoring today’s post on the #DropYourPants for #Unerwareness movement. Underwareness is a  campaign undertaken by Depend.  The purpose of this campaign is to bring awareness to the issue of bladder leakage.  I do not suffer from this, but I know someone who does, namely my father in law who is…

25 Amazing Apple Recipes For Fall

Apple Recipes For Fall

There’s no doubt that fall brings an abundance of great outdoor opportunities and is the perfect time to take advantage of everything the season has to offer. When you’re ready to kick off the fall season, be sure to consider the many sumptuous recipes that include apples. In fact, October is National Apple Month and…

Time Travel Experiment Makes You Ponder About the Future

experiment

Special thanks to Ikea for sponsoring today’s fun post on time travel. Throughout our lives our memories are shaped and influenced by our surroundings and it’s therefore not surprising that many of these moments in time are captured in our homes. Whether it is a childhood memory of bath time, surrounded by toys in the safe…

25 Delicious Pumpkin Recipes For Fall

Pumpkin Recipes on Philzendia

Fall is quickly approaching and is the perfect time to check out some delicious pumpkin recipes and enjoy the wonderful flavors this season has to offer. Celebrate fall with these 25 delicious pumpkin recipes that highlight the natural goodness of pumpkin. I am always on the hunt for new recipes, and now that pumpkins are…

Lemon Berry Hibiscus Aguas Frescas Recipe

Lemon Berry Hibiscus Aguas Frescas by Philzendia

If you are looking for a fresh drink that is exotic and refreshing, but non-alcoholic, you should try Aguas Frescas. I recently discovered these drinks on our recent trip to Orland. We had dinner at a Mexican restaurant called Antojitos and spotted something called Aguas Frescas on the menu. Philip and I are pretty adventurous…

Fig Bars Make For The Perfect Snack

I have been trying hard to add more variety to my son’s lunchbox snacks.  I have been trying to avoid both snacks that are full of sugar or laden with salt.  Lucky for me, I recently learned about Nature’s Bakery fig bars. I had never heard about fig bars before and wasn’t sure if Z.E.N….