Best Eyebrow Pencil: Real Recommendations from Real People

Best eyebrow pencil

Whenever I do these articles, I’m worried that I’m opening the floodgates and there won’t be a single stand-out option. However, every time I’ve done it, a few answers pop up FAR above the rest. This time, those answers were NYX and Anastasia Beverly Hills, closely followed by ELF, and Benefit. These four brands dominated […]

Best Clarifying Shampoo: Real Recommendations from Real People

the best clarifying shampoos as found by people like you

Are you unhappy with your current clarifying shampoo and think that there must be something better out there? Or perhaps you’re new to clarifying shampoos and wondering which clarifying shampoo out of the hundreds of options is best? Now, as a cosmetologist, and have a lot of experience in determining which hair products are quality […]

How Many Kids Parents Wanted vs. How Many They Actually Had

How Many Kids Parents Wanted vs. How Many They Actually Had

Family planning is probably the biggest misnomer I’ve ever heard. You can’t plan anything. Maybe you’re lucky, and maybe your plans do end up working out, but, for the vast majority of us, the families we end up with usually end up looking different than the ones we thought we’d get. Sometimes in small ways, […]

When do Kids Stop Believing in Santa Claus? 150 Real Parents Weigh In.

When do Kids Stop Believing in Santa Claus?

Believing in Santa Clause is a sensitive topic. Even today, when I posted this question to our momming group, “What age were your kids when they stopped believing in Santa?”, I was scolded very heavily by some parents for ruining the magic for them. They never stopped believing and I should probably stop being a […]

What’s the Going Rate for the Tooth Fairy These Days?

What's the Going Rate for the Tooth Fairy These Days

When your kids get to that delightful age where their teeth start falling out and you’re blessed with their gap-toothed grins, you suddenly realize that you have no idea what the Tooth Fairy has been up to since you lost your own teeth years and years ago. As a kid, it seemed like a quarter […]

The Furniture Buying Hack That Has Saved Me Thousands

Save Money when buying furniture

Have you ever been browsing furniture looking for the perfect new addition for your home and noticed that a piece you love at one store was listed at the same store under an entirely different name? Have you ever pulled that item up at both stores and compared every single detail to confirm that these […]