Dating · Life Advice · Lifestyle · Uncategorized

How to be Single-On Valentine’s day

As Valentine’s day approaches I can’t help but think about my single days and how much I dreaded this holiday. I know so many people who discount it as a Hallmark holiday and don’t give it much credence whether they are married or not, but I remember feeling very perplexed about it during my single mom… Continue reading How to be Single-On Valentine’s day

Lifestyle · Nutrition and Excercise

How to Make Your Fitness Goals Real

  As we settle into the new year some of us are really working hard on keeping up those resolutions. A quick peek into my neighborhood gym tells me that so many of us have health and fitness goals. Yay us! I know a lot of regular gym goers complain about this time of year… Continue reading How to Make Your Fitness Goals Real

Fashion · Life Advice · Uncategorized

Creating a Capsule Wardrobe From Scratch

I like to use winter as a time to refresh everything. I like to organize my beauty products, clean out my kitchen pantry and cabinets, and really take stock of my wardrobe. I know a lot of people (including my youngest daughter who claims to absolutely hate winter) like to count down the days to… Continue reading Creating a Capsule Wardrobe From Scratch

Life Advice · Lifestyle · Uncategorized

New Year, New You-how to make your resolutions stick in 2 Easy Steps

    A New Year is the perfect time time to reflect and take stock of where you are and where you have been. Some people use birthdays as a time to reflect and align. I like to use my birthday as a barometer as well, but there is something about celebrating a brand new… Continue reading New Year, New You-how to make your resolutions stick in 2 Easy Steps

Fashion · Uncategorized

Why the Little Black Dress is Everything

  I often use my millennial daughters as a litmus test of what’s cutting edge or cool but when my oldest daughter said the LBD was overrated I had to interject (cue the record scratching). If you have ever seen my Instagram you know I wear a lot of black. I would dare say “black… Continue reading Why the Little Black Dress is Everything

Life Advice · Lifestyle

5 Simple Things You Can do to Relieve Holiday Stress and Become More Mindful

The holidays can be a magical time of year but they can also be a stressful time of year. Financial worries, family drama, family loss, and juggling multiple obligations can make the last few months of the year leave some people feeling a lot more scrooge like than they would like to admit. The other… Continue reading 5 Simple Things You Can do to Relieve Holiday Stress and Become More Mindful

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Single Mom Chic’s Favorite Beauty Things

Okay, admittedly I am obsessed with Oprah and I always loved her Favorite Things episodes. While we no longer get to watch (with fascination and a tinge of envy) her dole out these things to the eager audience members lucky enough to be in those seats during this show (some of you younger readers might not even… Continue reading Single Mom Chic’s Favorite Beauty Things