If you’ve recently gotten engaged, you know the wave of wedding planning responsibilities can hit you hard. Many brides say they are often more stressed about the side events like wedding showers than the actual big day. Whether you are having a surprise shower or planning one yourself, you still need to create a wedding registry.
To make your life easier, we’ve come up with a list of the best wedding shower gifts out there for you to add to your registry. Some are unique and trendy while others are essential and traditional. Check out the full list here.
Imagine being under your bed sheets at night knowing that you are sleeping in the same room that one of your favorite celebrities slept in as well. How about swimming in a pool that once hosted some of Hollywood’s hottest stars during its golden age? For those who have the funds, this can all be a reality.
There are several luxurious celebrity homes that have hit the rental market this year. Find out which of your favorite celebrities are renting their properties. Scope them out and either gain more imagery for your fantasy or rent them and live out your dreams.
Celebrities care for their pets just like we do. Many celebrities rescue them from shelters and give her pets lives that even people would be envious of. More and more stars are sharing their pets’ memories and personalities with us on Twitter and Instagram. These pets’ accounts are sometimes even as popular as their celebrity parents.
Check out the best celebrity pet social media accounts to follow, and find out why these adorable animals are so treasured by their famous owners. You might even see some special photos of your favorite celebrities like Kylie Jenner, Victoria Beckham, and Andy Cohen snuggling up with their pets. We’ll also give you some first steps toward creating an account for your pet too.
Celebrity, super mom, and entrepreneur, Jessica Alba, just gave birth to a new baby boy. Born on New Year’s Eve, Hayes Alba Warren is Jessica’s third child. Cash Warren and Jessica Alba are already parents to two daughters: Honor and Haven. In celebration of their newborn son, we put together a list of the 10 best gifts for moms and their babies.
These are the gifts we’d give Jessica Alba, but they are fit for any new mom and her child. We’ve covered the basics like cozy socks, bathrobes, and monogrammed blankets. As well as the must-have stroller and bassinet that is celebrity-mom approved. Check out the full list to see all of our gift suggestions.
Celebrities live in some of the most lavish homes in the best locations in the world. They also can afford the most talented interior designers and architects to create some amazingly designed spaces. Check out the latest celebrity décor trends for 2018 and find out how to replicate them in your home.
While you likely won’t be buying a celebrity-style mansion anytime soon, you can still incorporate these celebrity décor trends into your home. Create memorable spaces using bold pops of color. Make an impact with a statement-ceiling or framed wall art. Place plants throughout the house or open up walls to create hybrid indoor/outdoor spaces. Consider function and comfort as well as style when purchasing furniture.
There are so many different types of pillows on the market. They come in all kinds of shapes and sizes and are made from many different materials. While advertisements like to claim there is only one pillow for everyone, this is not the case. When shopping for a new pillow, you need to consider your favorite sleeping position, your preferred sleeping temperature, and your ideal level of firmness.
If you tend to sleep on your side, look for a pillow with medium to firm support in any material. Those who sleep on their backs need a firmer level of support provided by a memory foam pillow. Look for lighter weight, softer pillows if you tend to sleep on your stomach. Consider the different pillow shapes and materials best suited to your needs. This will help you find the perfect pillow for a wonderful sleep.
When you are not used to the frigid cold temperatures that come with winter in colder climates like the Northeastern United States, it can be challenging to learn what to wear. Layering your clothing is an important basic step to keeping warm and trapping in body heat. Learning the appropriate fabrics to select is another important method of dressing for the winter. You need fabric that will warm you up while also allowing your body to expel sweat and not trap moisture in along with the heat.
When purchasing winter attire, be sure to buy accessories that will keep your extremities covered. Newer clothing technology makes it possible to wear jackets, vests, insoles, scarves, and more with battery-powered heating elements. This advanced high-tech clothing is sure to keep you warm even in the coldest of temperatures.
If you call BS on resolutions and think there is no way to achieve everything you set out to do at the start of the year, try to keep an open mind. Science has found that right now is the ideal time to assess the direction of your life and course correct it. This will help you live a more intentional, meaningful life.
In setting wellness goals for yourself, consider both your mind and your body. Ask yourself the tough self-reflective questions that you have been avoiding all year. The more specific the resolution the better. Take it a step further and come up with a multi-step, actionable plan for each goal as well. Celebrate the small achievements to stay motivated throughout the year.
Sleep derivation world-wide is at an all-time high. As technology has allowed us to be more connected than ever. Many companies have demanded longer working hours, and expect to receive a response from employees around the clock. Adding to this crisis are the many executives who publicly claim their success is due to their early working hours. They brag about their short sleeping schedules and send an underlying message that sleep is for the weak.
Innovative companies are combating this sleep deprivation, and round-the-clock schedules by allowing their employees to take naps on-site. Many are also putting a cap on working hours. Much like NASA in the 1990s, these employers are noticing that their employees are much more productive after taking short naps.
Having a blissful sleep requires easing your mind and body into a state of relaxation. In order to do this, you need to make your bedroom a space intended for a blissful sleep. Ensure that your room is dark and cool. Carefully, select the right bed sheets, pillows, and mattresses. Keep pets and other distractions out of the room as well.
Get your body prepared for sleep by slipping into the most comfortable pajamas and cozy socks. Keeping your extremities warm will lull you to sleep quicker. Also, stop eating, drinking caffeine, and exercising by the afternoon to start unwinding. Try to maintain a strict sleeping schedule for a better sleep.
Putting your mind to rest early will also help you sleep. Process your day in the early evening before entering the bedroom. Use essential oils and practices like meditation or yoga to keep your mind calm. These tips will ensure a perfect night’s sleep.