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Women Who Killed Their Children
Each year, an average of 500 children are killed by their parents. Of those heinous deaths, more than half are committed by their own fathers. However, when a mother kills her child, there is something truly chilling and gut wrenching. Some of the women who killed their children have claimed they've done so as a result of mercy killings, spousal revenge, temporary psychosis, or as the result of an unwanted child.
Cute Ways to Wear Leggings This Summer
Athleisure is big business babes, and we all love leggings for so many reasons. They’re perfect all year ‘round, adding comfort and style to every outfit. Whether you’re pairing them with a comfy sweater to stay stylish when it's freezing outside, a blouse for the office or a statement crop top before heading out with the gals, they’re an easy pick in every closet and we all own a pair (or few).
Top 11 Wedding Registry Sites You Should Use
In all the hustle and bustle of wedding planning; from figuring out how to choose the perfect wedding dress to deciding on wedding photo ideas to try, signing up on wedding registry sites and registering at your favorite stores may not top your to-do list. It's vital to make space for the task, however. Not only do you need accessories, essentials, and furnishings for the dream home you share with your new spouse, but this is also the chance for the two of you to pick out home decor and housewares as a couple.
How to Dress Simple but Stylish
Fashion is a woman's greatest tool. It is a staple in our lives that results in us feeling more confident and being ready to take on whatever the day brings. Many women tend to follow their favorite celebs and fashion icons for style tips and tricks, or follow their favorite fashion blog for trends and ideas. However, as much as we want to look like the celebs and icons that we admire, we must admit that our wallets sometimes don’t have the power to turn our fantasies into realities. However, it isn't impossible to stay fashionable without breaking the bank. With these tips on how to dress simple but stylish, you can walk out of your house today feeling and looking as stylish as that model you just saw on Instagram.
Common Bachelorette Party Fails You Need to Avoid
So your best friend wants you to be her maid of honor—congratulations! While this is a great honor (I mean it's right there in the title), it also means you have some pretty hefty responsibilities to the bride-to-be before her wedding day. Perhaps the most exciting, but potentially most stressful, of these duties is putting together the bachelorette party. From the moment you start planning to the end of the big night itself, bachelorette party fails are always just around the corner. The first step in avoiding them is to be aware of the most common pitfalls. That way, you can plan ahead and work to create the perfect send-off for the bride-to-be on one of her last nights as a single woman.
Easy Outfits Anyone Can Pull Off
Every woman needs a wardrobe full of easy outfits that she can put together for a last minute date night or job interview on short notice. Do you want to cut down on the time it takes to create an ensemble for any occasion? You have to start off with a few wardrobe staples, such as jeans you love, flattering dress pants, tops in neutral shades, and at least one to-die-for dress. Statement-making pieces add spice and personality to your aesthetic, but you can't rely on trendy items that will fall out of style before the end of the season. Start with a classic look and build from there.
10 Unexpected Wedding Expenses You Need to Prepare For
Weddings are expensive. Duh, right? But guess how much the average price tag is for the entire day? Wait for it — $35,329! Since money doesn’t grow on trees for any of us and most of us aren’t independently wealthy, that is quite the price tag.
30 Things I Know Right Now
That title is a little deceiving, because if I'm going to be honest with myself (and all of you), I know little to nothing about raising children. I've been doing it for only 2+ years. They're eight and three and I'm their guardian. While sometimes I blame this lack of "perfection" on not having a natural motherly instinct from being prego, and getting swollen feet, irrational cravings and feeling kicks and tumbles from that alien inside me... after being around the sun twice with these little gremlins (I mean angels), there are a few things I feel as though I have come to perfect.
Party Lifehacks Everyone Should Know
Everyone enjoys a good party, right? Both attending and throwing a great party can be incredibly fun. The only thing is, there are pitfalls in every corner, and we often don't know how to handle some of the rougher parts of partying. Party-throwing can be expensive. Fights can happen, and stuff might get broken. If you're really unlucky, no one might show up.