Taking a stroll down your local grocery store’s shampoo aisle can be very intimidating. Between specialized formulas for hair types, chemically treated, or even curly hair, well, needless to say, there isn’t a shortage when it comes to shampoo and conditioner being accessible to everyone and their mom’s hair type. But, whether you’re shopping in a drug store, health store, or even your beauty salon, you need to arm yourself with knowledge to combat the toxic chemicals or irritants that lurk inside even the most popular brands of shampoo and conditioner!
Whether you are pruning your makeup collection or building from the basics up, having and maintaining a go-to makeup bag simplifies life and helps insure those few moments of self-care and pampering. Caring for your skin and applying makeup is not something to impress others; it is something meant to be a precious few moments to appreciate your beauty, and care for it, then enhance it. Here are a few tried and true products that will be great residents of your basic toiletry kit.
Doesn’t a day at the spa sound lovely? No screaming children and certainly no hiding in the bathroom for a few minutes of sanity. Just a day of bliss and relaxation. Like most busy mothers, surely this sounds like just what you may need. Unfortunately, this “Spa Day” can come at the expense of hundreds of dollars-for just the one day! While it may seem worth it to spend the money and savor every last relaxing minute, perhaps it is just not in the budget. Even if it is in the budget, consider getting the most for your money and creating a relaxing spa-day in the comfort of your own home.
Are you following our Get Fit Initiative? As promised, we are not only bring you some great articles related to health and wellness but also a plethora of AMAZING activewear. When it comes to leading a healthy and active life, looking great is definitely a huge part of it. The clothes that you wear can actually go a long way in getting you motivated. We have searched high and low to bring you some of the best activewear that you can find on the market today. Today, we are excited to introduce you to our first collection of these high-quality and stylish brands.
Wondering what to get the amazing dads in your life this Father’s Day? Daily Mom has got you covered. We have scoured high and low to bring you a great collection of gifts to give this year. This guide has something for everyone. Whether you are shopping for the hard-working dad who needs a new travel bag, the dad who still can’t give up video games or even the dad who seemingly has everything, we have something for you! This year, there is no need to settle for a boring gift that will go unused.
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Staying fresh in the heat of the summer (or a good workout) is not always easy. While you can easily drive to your local drug store and find a deodorant that keeps you fresh, the associated risks of your daily application can transform your standard stick of deodorant into a ticking time bomb. Take time to assess the ingredients in your current deodorant, or even your child’s deodorant, to be sure it is in line with your health goals. Perhaps it is time for a healthier option with a natural deodorant. Read on for deodorant ingredient information that will help you make a balanced and well-informed decision.
Stumped for what to buy for Father’s Day this year? Maybe you need the ultimate gift that is not only unique but will surpass all other gift ideas. You are in the right place! Our Ultimate Father’s Day Gift Guide features an eclectic collection of amazing, fun and exciting gifts. There is truly something on here for everybody from the Dad who is always traveling to the Dad who is lusting after a new barbecue. We really did our homework for this one and we have got you covered! Warning: We can’t be held responsible if you find way more than one must-have gift!
The other day we brought you 15 Quiet Indoor Toys for Rainy Days. Here at Daily Mom, it is always our goal to bring you the best, most unique selection of items and when we went to unearth the best quiet toys for a rainy day we found more than we could share in just one day. So, today we are bringing you 15 MORE Quiet Indoor Toys for a Rainy Day. After all, keeping your kids occupied when you they are stuck inside can be difficult. The more “tools” you can keep in hand, the more fun the whole family can have.
Spring has certainly blossomed and summer is just around the corner. The wonderful weather likely has you getting your family outside to enjoy the longer and warmer days which lend themselves to a host of fun family activities! However, along with the great weather also comes a major downfall–the rain. Whether it be the types of rainy days that never seem to end, or a passing rain and thunderstorm you will want to make sure that you are prepared for being stuck in the house with your little ones. We have compiled 15 “must have” quiet indoor toys for a rainy day. Stock up on a few of these and when the dreary weather has you stuck inside with kids that are getting antsy, you will be fully prepared with some awesome new games and toys perfect for an afternoon of quiet and relaxing fun.
Setting off on a road trip with a family can be totally daunting between having to stop to nurse your babies, or give your preschooler 45 potty breaks. However, there are many things available on the market today that can help you along your journey. We recently had the opportunity to test drive some posh new vehicles from Toyota along with some carseats and accessories from Diono, and are excited to report our findings to you.
We can’t guarantee a stress-less trip, however, we can give you some solutions for safety and convenience items that will ease your mind and help you focus more on the road ahead.
When it comes to baby gear and the essentials, many of us moms find that a quality video monitor is one piece of gear that truly makes a difference in our day (and night!). We want something that’s easy to setup and use, offers a clear view of our child day and night, is reliable, and has all the extra features that make life easier. The new Ovia monitor by Levana is sure to fit the bill! The Ovia is a video monitor system with an LCD screen, pan/tilt/zoom functions, the ability to expand up to 4 cameras, and many more great features to love. Read on for a look at all of the great features of this wireless video monitor by Levana.
We all know about benefits of classical music for kids and adults alike. Now there is a new way to listen to great classical music and it’s free! YourClassical.org streams live classical musical all day long. This is not just a place to go find classical music to listen to – you can find music for every moment of life. Music streams in categories, such as weddings, lullabies, movies and many more. So, if you are in the mood for sounds from the silver screen, just click on the category and listen.
If the mom in your life is anything like the writers at Daily Mom, then she loves photographing her kids (and anyone else within shooting distance). With that in mind, skip the flowers and jewelry, and encourage her with the gift of photography. Here are a few suggestions that she is sure to love!
Are you a budding photographer who loves the look and feel of those vintage photos? Lomography makes all sorts of fun cameras and the Lomo’Instant is the perfect size Instant Camera to take wherever you go. It’s the most creative way to shoot fantastic photos which you can share anywhere and with everyone in an instant- and we are giving one away today!
If your Mother’s Day shopping involves shopping for a fashionable mom then you are in the right place. Everybody seems to notice the fashionable moms, whether it be their impeccable style, on point jewelry or just the fact that they always look well put together, they always seem to catch your eye. The good news? Shopping for the fashionable Mom is easy! And today at Daily Mom it is even easier with our roundup of great Mother’s Day gifts for the fashonista in your life.