Looking Ahead With Lauren: Independence Is Awesome Yet Scary

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Some of you may have read that I was moving in my previous article. I’ve been living in an apartment with a room-mate for a little over a month now. Let me tell you: independence is awesome, but it brings on a whole new set of challenges.  These challenges include new bills, more responsibility and […]

Celebrating Mother’s Day as a Stepmom

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It’s a new generation, and blended families are the new norm. This realization struck me yesterday, when my stepdaughter, a third-grader, relayed the details of her day at school. Preparing for the upcoming Mother’s Day celebration, her teacher passed out construction paper, scissors and crayons, instructing the children to create an invitation for their mothers […]

Laughter, Love & Letting Go

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What did you let go of this year? Whom did you let go? This is the story of the day I let go of my mom and my dog rolled in her ashes. Mom passed away February 5 of this year after a short yet hellish battle with cancer. Before she died, we had many […]

You Can’t Always Get What You Want – Thanks Mom

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I was killing some time in a gift shop and You Can’t Always Get What You Want buzzed overhead. I like the Rolling Stones, but I don’t love that song. It reminds me of when I was little. Somehow I have several memories of me pleading with my mom for something (McDonalds Happy Meal toy?) […]

Thoughtful Gift Ideas For Modern Moms

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We have some really thoughtful and creative gift ideas for Moms this year! Here are some of our top picks.  If you are looking to save a little cash, we are giving away a Custom Imprint Necklace Mom will love.  Just become out Facebook Fan. If you are looking for more ideas check out The […]

Ways To Have A Beautiful Mother’s Day

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This Mother’s Day, treat your mother and grandmother to a special day – they deserve it! We brought you a list of gifts you can buy your momma, now make plans to take her someplace nice. 1. Get all the ladies in your family together and enjoy a nice brunch on Mother’s Day. Include all […]

Six Salon Mother’s Day Special Offer! A Special Gift For You And MOM!

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Salon Six of Birmingham and Royal Oak is offering you A Very Special Mother’s Day Gift! Click on their ad on our homepage for details!  Save! Save! Save! Book two haircuts together and get the second one half-off!