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Shop small this season / Christmas Gift Guide

When you support small business, you’re supporting a dream.

When you buy from a small business, you are not helping a CEO buy a third holiday home. You are helping a child get dance lessons or art classes, a mum and dad put food on the table, a family pay a mortgage or a student pay for college.

on our island, style and beauty


Maybe its because I haven’t had a regular waistline in over two years or because there is simply no room to experiment with clothes when you’re pregnant but lately I have a newfound respect for jewelry. Whether it’s gold or silver, delicate or slightly chunky I am loving this new vibe I’m feeling right now. 


Basic nutrients needed during pregnancy and how to get them

Once a month I visit an alternative therapist. He hooks me up with the vitamins and supplements my body needs and gives me tons of tips and advice on diet issues. As expected, we’ve now switched up my regular routine adding prenatal vitamins and making changes to my diet ensuring both me and baby are getting all the nutrients we need. Do you know what these are? After three pregnancies I’m still learning.

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6 last-minute halloween face painting ideas for kids

I’m not really feeling the Halloween vibe THAT much this year to go all out and buy/make Georgie a costume. Let’s blame it on pregnancy hormones shall we? But he will be attending a couple of parties so I have to do something. Enter the best last minute face painting ideas I could find. And they’re super easy too!