5/15/2015

12 Inspirational Quotes to Give You a Boost

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12 Inspirational Quotes to Give You a Boost

There are days when the going gets tough, but you don’t feel tough enough to keep going. We’ve all had those days, the ones where it’s hard to lift your head and see the goodness that’s still abundant in your life. It’s amazing how much strength we can get from just a few well-spoken words. As individuals, we can get caught up in our own immediate troubles and forget the bigger picture of our lives. Let these inspirational quotes be a reminder to keep your chin up and continue loving life.

Laugh as much as you breathe, and love as much as you live.

The only person you should try to be better than is the person you were yesterday.

Try to be a rainbow in someone's cloud.

Stars cannot shine brightly without darkness.

Music is what feelings sound like.

Love comforts like sunshine after the rain.

Confidence is your best accessory. Never leave home without it.

Celebrate today for its simple joys and tiny miracles.

Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light.

I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can always adjust my sails to reach my destination.

A simple hello could lead to a million things.

A ship in port is safe, but that's not what ships are built for.

5/04/2015

12 Songs That Will Make You Want to Call Mom

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12 Songs That Will Make You Want to Call Mom

Mama. More often than not, this name is a child’s first word. And how fitting, because what a tender and rightful honor it is for the woman who carried them, birthed them, fed them, comforted them, bathed them, soothed them, and loved them. The bond between a mother and her child is intrinsic, timeless, powerful, and unconditional. Here are twelve songs with lyrics that reflect the universal love for mothers that will make you want to pick up the phone and call Mom to tell her how much you love and appreciate her.

1. “Mama Liked the Roses,” Elvis Presley

Oh, mama liked the roses, she grew them in the yard
But winter always came around and made the growing way too hard
Oh, mama liked the roses and when she had the time
She’d decorate the living room, for all us kids to see

When I hear the Sunday bells ringing in the morning
I remember crying when she used to sing
Oh, mama liked the roses but most of all she cared
About the way we learned to live and if we said our prayers

2. “Mother Like Mine,” The Band Perry

She’s our father’s one great love
She’s the one he wanted most
She’s the light in the window of the house I grew up in
She takes the midnight call
She’s the bravest of us all
And she sings in the garden that she let’s her hair down in

Oh the wars would all be over
‘Cause she’d raise us all as friends
And no one would ever wonder if somebody wanted them
Tonight would be easier
And our dreams would all be deeper
If the world had a mother like mine
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4/28/2015

13 Quotes About Mothers to Share With Mom

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13 Quotes About Mothers to Share With Mom

Mom carried you for a long nine months, delighting in those first kicks and groaning at your physical fitness routine against her abs when she was trying to sleep. She delivered you, held you, kissed you, rocked you, nurse you, comforted you, fed you, protected you, encouraged you, praised you, steered you, raised you, and loved you in the unconditional way that only a mother can feel for her child. Share some of these beautiful quotes about mothers with your mom for Mother’s Day and always. Even better, give her a booklet of dates that you’ll take her on!

My mother was the most beautiful woman I ever saw.

Successful mothers are not the ones that have never struggled. They are the ones that never give up despite the struggles.

Life began with waking up and loving my mother's face.

All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
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4/23/2015

10 Pleasing Gift Ideas for Mother’s Day

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10 Pleasing Gift Ideas for Mother's Day!

Attention, all children of mothers – and that means all of the human population – Mother’s Day is coming up fast! This year, Mom’s special day is on Sunday, May 10th. Before you choose a gift for the woman that lovingly attended to your soiled diapers and nobly tolerated your teenage angst, consider what kind of woman Mom is. Is she the kind of lady that insists on practical gifts, and would rather receive something she actively needs? Or is the type of woman that would love a whimsical or feminine “extra” that she couldn’t justify buying for herself? Perhaps you’re seeking a gift for your wife, who is now juggling two toddlers and feels like she’s losing herself. Regardless, here are ten gift suggestions to cover the bases for any type of Mom.

1. A box of chocolate… soaps

A box of chocolate is a classic, albeit somewhat generic and expected, choice of gift for any occasion that focuses on a lady. This year, switch it up by giving the mom in your life a box of chocolate soaps! Many women often jokingly complain about the temptation that a whole box of chocolates presents – what will stop you from polishing off the box in a day? Luckily, chocolate soaps are a treat that she can indulge in every day. With skin-loving ingredients like olive, coconut, shea butter, cocoa butter, and sweet almond oil, these delectable soaps will make her shower time a deliciously sensory experience.

2. DIY lip balm kit

Dry lips are something that plague many of us, making lip balm a staple in a woman’s handbag. Even if you are lucky enough to have naturally moisturized lips, a quick swipe of lip balm is an easy way for a busy mom on-the-go to feel more polished (handling small children in the morning doesn’t allow for a full makeup routine!). But whether she’s in her twenties or her sixties, the gift of customization is always appreciated. With a DIY lip balm kit, she can experiment to achieve a yummy flavor of her personal preference.
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4/08/2015

15 Love Quotes to Share With Your Sweetheart

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15 Love Quotes to Share With Your Sweetheart

Sharing a love quote is a classic romantic gesture. Pick a few beautiful quotes that express your feelings about your partner and share them. Pin them on your Love Quotes boards for a dreamy pick-me-up anytime as you think about your wonderful partner or the dream partner you hope to meet soon. Whose smile do you dream about? Who has made your night a sunny dawn? Who is the person that is your world?

Love is a dream that comes alive when we meet.

Somewhere, there is someone who dreams about your smile
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