Our network

Style

Nursing Necklaces - The Modern Solution to an Old Dilemma

Nursing Necklaces - The Modern Solution to an Old Dilemma

Babies become distracted after the first pangs of hunger have been satisfied.  So they stop eating, pull away from the nipple, and begin playing with anything within their reach.  This can be Mom's hair, an earring, a necklace, clothing, in other words, if they can reach it, they will pull on it or play with it. 

Developmentally, this is an important time.  The baby is exploring her world; learning how to focus the eyes, using the sense of touch to discover all the wonders around.  While very cute, it is hard on the hair, jewelry - well, you get the point.

POLL: How many pairs of sunglasses do you own?

POLL: How many pairs of sunglasses do you own?

Did you know the typical woman will own 42 pairs of sunglasses over her lifetime and she has four pair at any given moment? At least that what they say over at OK!

Great links for Memorial Day Weekend

Great links for Memorial Day Weekend

File this one under Shameless Plugs...look who's in Sacramento Magazine's June issue? My heart still skips a beat every time I think about it (and I bought two copies just to remind myself it really happened).

Some of my fave reads from this week (well, more like Fri-Weds...a little behind on my reading, as always):

Style and fashion

Hot summer fashions benefit Wellspring Women's Center

Wellspring Women’s Center announced they are launching a new fundraiser to raise money to support the organization and its mission to provide community services to women and children.

Wellspring’s first annual Girls’ Night Out event will be held on June 16, 2011 at Plaza Five Fifty Five at 555 Capitol Mall in Downtown Sacramento from 5:30pm to 8pm.

The New Professional: Party tights and forgetting

OK, so I lied. But I didn't do it on purpose. You see, when I wrote this guest post for Classy Career Girl about a month ago, I actually wrote that I cheated three times.  However, when I went back to add links, I could only find two links. I tried and tried but could not for the life of me remember what my third cheat was. Had I counted the two pieces of my skirt suit? Unlikely. So I changed it to "twice" and linked both cheats I could remember. But the third cheat just would not get out of my mind. Had I just imagined it?

Read more