Thursday, April 26, 2012

Pampering for less: Using LivingSocial and Groupon

Let’s face it. If you’re a mom, you’re busy. It doesn’t matter what you do with your time: whether you work or stay home, volunteer or home school, cook up a storm or craft, not to mention driving the kids from activity to activity. Being a mom is the definition of being busy.

That means you need a little pampering here and there. But who has the time? Plus, it’s so expensive.

Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Cooking with UmmHashim Series 6: Bur (Mandazi)

Bur (also known as Maandazi and sometimes called Mahamri or Mamri) are East African donuts. You can find these delicious donuts in large urban areas and also among the people of East Africa. In Somali, When ever you make Sambusa it usually accompanies it.

Cooking with Ummhashim Series 5: Somali Sambusa.

Expanding you wardrobe without shrinking your bank.

What girl doesn't like to go shopping, but one thing is for sure, we don't want to see how much we bit off in our bank account. 

In this economy, retail therapy is something hard to do. Well there is a good news for those of us who are long overdue for some shopping and also wants to be frugal. Here are several way to add to your wardrobe and save money at the same time. 

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Bang for you Buck: High-end Beauty products.

I know i have been gone for a long time, but it was a good reason.

I have been doing research in getting high-end beauty products in sample form at a cheap price. We all now that sometimes high-end beauty products can be better than drugstore and something of an investment. But sometime we wish that we can give a product a test drive before we shell out some cash to buy the.

Well there is a solution for that and it is call BirchBox