Browsing articles tagged with " Summer"
Jul
25
2012

Summer Activities for Kids

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Spending time with your kids doesn’t always mean you have to do something special but its great to have ideas on hand and its nice when you can turn a fun activity for the child into a learning experience.  Each moment you spend with them is a memory.  So make it count! SUNNY DAYS Go for a hike – put together a list of plants, flowers, insects and trees in your area and try to [...]

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Jul
19
2012

6 Sexy Summer Hair Styles That Beat the Heat

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Summer is a great time to play around with different hairstyles.  You can go cute, fun, sexy, stylish or the I just got out of bed look.  Unfortunately you can’t just “get out of bed” with these fresh looks.  Styling and products are still needed.  Below are various summer hair styles and the products that you can use to get them.  Be sure to check us out on Pinterest for more looks and great ideas! [...]

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Jul
6
2011

Dos and Don’ts For a Green Summer

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Now that summer is officially here, you want to stay outside all the time. Or perhaps I’m confusing you with me. I love the summertime; I’d spend all my time in the fresh air if it were possible. Until, of course, the summer heat drove me either into the pool or under the air conditioning. I’ve been thinking hard lately about how to green my summer and I wanted to share these tips with you. [...]

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Jul
6
2011

Summer Sun Protection

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We all know that our faces need to be protected from the sun. Even our makeup and daily moisturizer has sunscreen in it, nowadays. But did you realize that the skin on your neck and chest is just as vulnerable to sun damage? And did you know that it’s much harder to treat the skin of the neck and chest and erase signs of sun damage? There are fewer oil glands and hair follicles there, [...]

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Jun
24
2011

Green Summer Parties

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It’s summer time and you know you’re going to want to have a party one of these hot summer days. Whether it’s a barbecue or a picnic, there are ways you can make your summer party greener. Don’t use charcoal. Switch to a gas grill. You’re going to release much less carbon dioxide into the air, and the lighter fluid you use with charcoal is toxic. Fast lighting charcoal is soaked in cancer causing chemicals [...]

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Jun
1
2011

Green Tips for Summer

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Oh, summertime. We love you, we do, with your backyard BBQ’s, your lazy days spent at the beach, and your fun in the sun. If we want to green up our summer, however, sometimes we’re not so sure how to do that. Here are some great tips for a green summer – they’re all easy, and some of them are a lot of fun. Because that’s what summer is about, isn’t it? Barbecue It Propane [...]

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May
12
2011

Reader Submitted Summer Beauty Tips

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Different beauty rules apply during the long hot days of summer. Not too long ago, I asked readers for their favorite summer beauty tips. Makeup, hair care, and skin care are different during the summer, and all come with their own distinct problems. You know the problems I’m talking about – your makeup melting off in the heat and humidity, your hair drying out, etc. etc. I got a lot of great tips from readers [...]

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Apr
8
2011

10 Surprising Facts About Sun Protection

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Spring is now in full swing. As we get farther into Spring and eventually Summer the sun is stronger and effects our skin in many ways. Sun protection is an important part of the Spring/Summer seasons. Obviously, it’s important to wear sunscreen. There are lots of other things that help as well. Woman’s Day has put together 10 surprising facts about sun protection that will make you turn your head. 1. Your washing machine can [...]

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