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Oh So Scary… We Are Aging

OH SO SCARY… WE ARE AGING By Sheryl Ericsson-Penotti Throughout our lifetime we have different age appropriate fears. The boogie man under the bed, not being asked to the prom, our ticking biological clocks, asking for that raise; we manage to navigate through these walls of fright and find our way to the happier, calmer other side. And then, there are  those post- 30 and then again 40 scary moments.   You step out of the shower and wipe the fogged mirror with your towel as you always have, and staring back at you is a stranger. You swing the bathroom door...

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Where’s My Hair?

WHERE’S MY HAIR? By Ursa Wylie Duncan “What? Isn’t this a problem only men have to deal with? “ The clues are everywhere. Strands are clogging the shower drain, tangled up in your bed linens, on your children’s favorite snuggie, down your shirt, even in the chicken curry you served for dinner last night. All these clues can only add up to one conclusion: you are losing your hair. What? Isn’t this a problem only men have to deal with? Will my husband and I have matching bald heads? The answers are, no, this isn’t just a problem for men. And,...

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Summer Staycation?

SUMMER STAYCATION On Mama: Cotton striped cover up by Calypso / on Boys: Shorts by Bonobos and T-shirts by Lemongrass Living like a tourist and spending a night or two at a hotel in the city or town you live in can make a fun vacation. Book lodging in a neighborhood you haven’t spent time in. Pack light and use  cover ups that can go over your suit making it easy to transition from the pool or the beach as you walk through your hotel lobby or grab lunch in the restaurant. Hotel in the background: Shutters By The...

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Real Talk About SPF Baby!

REAL TALK ABOUT SPF BABY! By Sheryl Ericksson-Penotti SPF stands for Sun Protection Factor. Well, what does this really mean? Unprotected skin begins to burn in direct sun, in ten minutes. Even when you have slathered on spf 30, you can theoretically only endure the sun for 30 x 10mins. Don’t want to do math at the beach? You can hang for 300 minutes, and be protected from UVB rays. These are the “burning” rays. The UVA rays are the skin aging and immune suppressing rays. However, it is important to keep in mind some important variables like the time...

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Coming to LA this Summer? Check Out Our Thrift Shops!

Coming to LA this Summer? Check Out Our Thrift Shops!    By: Brigit West Coming to Los Angeles? Here are some clothing stores to check out! In defense of the secondhand clothing loop, don’t be afraid of the seemingly dark and cluttered thrift stores.  Real Mom Daily has gone through all of the trouble to find the best secondhand clothing shops so you don’t have to! Factoring out the widely known secondhand stores such as Goodwill and Salvation Army, these stores below are in the Los Angeles  area, already hand-picked, on trend clothing that won’t break your bank. Thrift...

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