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Giveaway: M.O.M Diary (Most Organised Mom)

Recently, we got to know Alison from M.O.M. Diary a little better. She is the phenomenal, motivated woman who created the beautiful M.O.M Diaries & W.O.W Diaries. M.O.M and W.O.W diaries are diaries for women who want to be organised. Because women have to wear so many hats around the home, they often don’t have enough time to do everything. M.O.M & W.O.W Diary has been designed...

Billions of people do this job everyday – would you apply?

Mullen, an advertising agency in Boston, posted a fake "Director of Operations" job listing online and in newspapers. The ad got 2.7 million impressions from paid ad placement, but only 24 people responded, according to Ad Week. The company? Rehtom Inc. (read that in reverse!) When the applicants found out just who holds the title of "World's Toughest Job," some were brought to tears and I am...

25 Rules for Mothers of Daughters

A friend shared this with me and I am not sure where this originated from or who wrote it but it is too beautiful not to share! (If you do know, please share it in the comments below) Paint her nails. Then let her scratch it off and dirty them up. Teach her to care about her appearance, and then quickly remind her that living and having fun is most important. Let her put on your makeup, even if...

Stop the Mommy Wars!

Connecticut Working Moms has posted a series of empowering photos, encouraging women to stop judging one another, and asking moms everywhere to end to the mommy wars! Michelle says: Personally I think the mommy wars were created by the media as a way to pit women against each other and gain ratings and I just don’t want to be a part of that. I am soooo over it. Who cares if some moms choose to...

Eliminating unimportant Decisions

On Friday we shared a quote on Facebook which said "Being organised leaves more room for spontaneity" by Kimberley Pappas. I have also share several articles on being organised: Are you creating complicated systems? Getting creative with cleaning Decluttering So, why the focus on being organised? Can it really leave room for spontaneity? That sounds odd! I mean, we would all like to be...

What is BB Cream?

It seems to be the new "it" word in the Beauty World but what exactly is BB Cream? BB creams often contain: Anti-aging components, including peptides and antioxidants such as vitamins A, E, and C Moisturizing workhorses like hyaluronic acid and glycerin Ingredients such as licorice and arbutin that help even out skin tone Light-reflecting mica to give skin a luminous finish Silicone-based...

Do you really know your Mom?

Inspired by Mother's Day (12 May 2013), here are some results from the recent 'From me to You' research: Did you know... 40% of us don't know how our mother met our father? 48% of us don't know when they met? Capture this information before it is lost forever! Visit www.reflectionsinmotion.co.za to order this wonderful gift for mother's day! More information on this research: Do you really know...

Keeping warm this Winter?

I can't tell you how many times, during a cold winter, that my mom friends have sat together and said how lucky their babies are to have their "onesies" or babygrows. Shortly followed by the joke that they should make them in adult sizes... Well, it's no joke to Woolworths! They have brought in Adult size "onesies". View them here: There have been comments like... "Totally Unflattering"..."April...

Natural Beauty Recipes

Natural Beauty Recipes that only contain a few ingredients (most of which you already have in your kitchen). Bath Salts For a relaxing bath or the perfect gift! Course Sea Salt Epsom Salts Bicarbonate of Soda (Baking Soda) Essential oils of your choice Food Colouring Combine coarse sea salt; Epsom salts (to soothe tired muscles and reduce inflammation) and baking soda (to soften waters and...