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Think You’re Too Busy for “Me-Time”?  Think Again, Mama!

Think You’re Too Busy for “Me-Time”? Think Again, Mama!

Disclaimer: This is not a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. This post may contain affiliate links. Motherhood is a full-time job. With raising kids, being a wife, having a house, etc. it seems like moms never have a second to themselves. But with […]

4 Self-Care Ideas For You & Your Children

4 Self-Care Ideas For You & Your Children

Disclaimer: This is not a sponored post. All opinions are my own. This post may contain affilate links. Everybody needs to take time for self-care within their lives. Moms most definitely deserve it as do your kids. With the daily stresses that we encounter on […]

How to Feel Beautiful and Boost Confidence as a New Mom

How to Feel Beautiful and Boost Confidence as a New Mom

Disclaimer: This is not a sponsored post. This post is in collaboration with  Brigitte, and I am a Lifestyle Consultant and an editor for highstylife.com. She is a contributor to The Mommy Cooler Blog. All opinions are hers. This post may contain affiliate links.

When you become a mother, your entire world turns upside down! Your priorities change your body changes and your schedule changes all of which can affect the way you feel in your skin. However, you don’t have to leave your old life behind! Here are a few ways you can feel beautiful and confident as a new mom.

Go out

Fresh air is one of the best mood lifters out there. People who take at least one long walk in the park per week show better memory and better mood results. So, why not go out? Put your baby in a stroller and go to nature to clear your mind and ban some of that stress from your life. Also, if you’re often lonely being stuck at home, don’t hesitate to invite friends over or go out to meet like-minded moms. There are various groups where new mothers meet, chat and exchange advice. This will not only give you better insight into motherhood but also allow you to chat with different people.

Eat better

Eating well, balanced and clean is not only good for your health but the health of your child. Eating junk food and sugary drinks will leave you feeling drained, bloated, tired and moody and you don’t want to spend your days around your baby feeling like that. So, make sure to learn how to prepare a few recipes with healthy ingredients that are easy to whip up and you’ll feel much healthier and stable.

Make time for your appearance

Your body will change, your wardrobe will change, your makeup will change, but if you just go back to some semblance of your previous self, you’ll going to feel much better instantly. Don’t say that you don’t have time to do your nails and blow out your hair every once in a while! Even though a tiny change, it will make a world of difference for your confidence.

Also, many mothers develop dental issues during pregnancy, you might want to take care of those. Dental problems can make a person very self-aware and ruin one’s confidence, so make it your priority to return to your pearly whites.

If you experience serious tooth loss, you can go for All-on-4 dental implants that will give you a full arch of new and perfect teeth. When you flash your new pearly whites, you’ll feel like you’re on top of the world.

Rest like a boss

Every time your baby naps, you nap with it—that’s great advice. You won’t have many of these moments, so make sure to use them well! If you can’t fall asleep that fast, just rest with your eyes closed and allow your energy to recharge. You’ll instantly look much fresher and feel better!

Boost your wardrobe

This might sound like a complete mission impossible but just try it. Ditch yoga pants for anything that’s not yoga! No gym clothes unless you’re going to the gym or doing any sort of house chores. If you used to dress up for doing errands, return to that habit and you’ll feel like your old self again. Sure, clothing doesn’t make a woman, but it will affect the way you feel. If you look like million bucks, you’ll feel like million bucks and radiate confidence.

Spend time with your partner

You might make your baby your priority for the first few months and that’s normal. However, don’t neglect your partner who has needs as well. Grandparents, friends, and babysitters are there for a reason! Employ them to take care of your little one and have a fun date with your significant other. It doesn’t have to be anything special—a dinner, movies and a light walk. However, don’t miss a chance to exchange words of love and praise. This will mean the world for your life together and for your confidence!

While being a new mom is stressful, it doesn’t have to be all-consuming. You can still stay your beautiful and confident self with these few tips.

How To Talk To Your Kids About Money Management

How To Talk To Your Kids About Money Management

Disclaimer: This is not a sponsored post. This post is in collaboration with Samantha Green. She is a contributor to The Mommy Cooler Blog. All opinions are hers. See Bio below. Image credit RF123 It’s but natural to hesitate to talk to your kids about […]

ENTER TO WIN AN OCEANFRONT CONDO or $50,000 CASH In Myrtle Beach!

ENTER TO WIN AN OCEANFRONT CONDO or $50,000 CASH In Myrtle Beach!

DISCLAIMER: THIS REVIEW WAS SPONSORED BY US FAMILY GUIDE FOR Vacation Myrtle Beach. ALL OPINIONS ARE MY OWN. THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. SEE MY DISCLOSURE/PRIVACY POLICY. Win an Oceanfront Condo and Change Your Life! Vacation Myrtle Beach, one of the largest providers of […]


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After a long day being after the kids, working or hours spent tackling life’s to-do lists, we’re all looking for the best way to de-stress and relax. In other words, as parents, all need our “me” time. Usually, for me, this might mean cuddling up […]

As the Kids Will Play, So Can The Parents On The Weekends At Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival

As the Kids Will Play, So Can The Parents On The Weekends At Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival

The festival officially kicked off  May 27th but you have a few  weekends left until July 1 to enjoy amazing food selections and savory drink specials, the Food and Wine Festival has to offer to  Busch Gardens goers Don’t miss out on all the fun and […]

MilSpouses: Practice Self-Love This Year With SpouseLink!

MilSpouses: Practice Self-Love This Year With SpouseLink!

Disclaimer: This post is not sponsored.  This post is a collaboration between  SpouseLink on behalf of FitFabFun.This promotion is in no way sponsored by Facebook or FabFitFun. See my disclosure/ privacy policy.   It’s no secret that MilSpouses are used to putting others first. Whether it’s your […]

Get Excited to See 12 Strong Coming soon to Theaters on Jan 19!!! See my Review and Score Tickets to Take a Friend Giveaway!

Get Excited to See 12 Strong Coming soon to Theaters on Jan 19!!! See my Review and Score Tickets to Take a Friend Giveaway!

This post is a sponsored post on behalf of Review Wire Media for Warner Bros. Pictures. I received information to facilitate me on my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation in RWM http://media.thereviewwire.com/   Time for another action-packed […]