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A Recipe For Glamorous Holiday Hair in Five Minutes (guest post by Harmony Kaiser)

The holiday season is a time for parties, sequins and glamour. However, it is hard for busy moms to step it up when they are already super busy.   Still, nobody wants to be that mom who is at a party in the corner whining because she’s not dressed appropriately. Instead, you want to be the fabulous mom who is admired by all who secretly think, “I don’t know how she does it?!”   Below is a post from Harmony Kaiser a Pittsburgh stylist who helps lots of women, including moms, look fabulous! ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The Glamour Pony, the secret to easy holiday glamour!   Time: 5 minutes   Works on: 1.       Medium to long hair 2.      Dirty hair is better (HUGE plus for busy moms!)   Hair supplies: 1.       Headband 2.      Comb 3.       Hair band 4.      Clip (to hold hair out of the way)   Five Easy Steps to Glamorous Hair   Step 1 :  Div

A Peek Into the Life of a Mommy Blogger: Sometimes I am too Tiired to Blog

Tonight I ran with my family after work. Afterwards, we all went back to work to retrieve my iPad . Now, I am either too lazy or tired to blog. Although, my failure to make a real blog entry could be a direct function of my red wine consumption... Don't judge me! Related articles A Peek Into the Life of a Mommy Blogger... Would Kim Kardashian Make a Good Mommy Blogger?! A Peek Into the Life of a Mommy Blogger: Speaking at Parents Palooza Looking for Inspiration? Inspire me~ Parenthood Redefined: The Enterprise of Mom Blogging Best Apple iPad Apps Every Blogger Must Have for Blogging

Three Ways for Working Moms to Look Glamorous

(Photo credit: Wikipedia ) Still, our frantic schedules and busy lives ought not be excuses for looking haggard. In reality, the question often becomes how can you fake it until your weary soul matches the rested image you would like to project. The answer is-- cosmetics ! As a busy mom you need cosmetics that really work. You have no time for routines that require energy, but are ineffective.

An Unglamorous Story…

Even those of us who appreciate the value of a glamorous life and are committed to not letting the baby steel our style are sometimes blindsided. This morning, Andre went off early to work and the baby and I were hanging out together. We had a grand time. I made myself a smoothie with mango, nectarines and Greek yogurt. I even got to read an actual book as the baby took her nap. Inside, I was patting myself on the back for being organized and peacefully enjoying a day of luxury. When Andre got home he looked at me and smiled. I thought that he was admiring my accomplishments too. Then he pointed at my pants and asked, “Is that poopy”? I guess every moment in Chaton’s World can’t be glamorous!

Five Tips For Living a More Glamorous Life (grooming)!

I apologize for taking so long to share my glamour tips.  Chaton's World has been a little busy! :-)  To that end, this entry is dedicated to those moms who could use just a little more time... Those of us who don't have a staff and can't get to the hairdresser, manicurist and eyebrow place as much as we'd like have to improvise!  Here are some of my secrets for staying groomed. Curling While Driving —True confession, I have been known to leave the house with rollers in my hair. However, I discard them before I am near my destination so that it appears that it bounces and behaves on its own. If I’m really practicing full disclosure here, I should tell you that I rarely exert even that much effort on my hair. In truth, I have come to believe that a chignon is the epitome of elegance. The beauty for me is that it’s a style that only takes me two minutes!