How to Get Out of a Fashion Rut

How to Get out of a Fashion Rut | Life as MOM

Are you in a bit of a fashion rut? Get some new inspiration for your wardrobe from Life as MOM contributor Rena. I love fashion because it is always changing. There are countless possibilities and you are always able to do your own thing to let your personality shine through.  But sometimes we stare into our […]

5 Color Combos to Try Out This Fall

5 Fall Color Combos to Try This Fall | Life as MOM

Liven up your Fall wardrobe with these five fabulous color combinations from Life as MOM contributor Rena. All Photos: Rena Fall is here and the weather is getting cooler. Here are five color combinations to try out this season. (Click on the colors choices to see more outfit pictures.) Cobalt and Mocha Just like water […]

DIY Facial Mask

DIY Facial Mask | Life as MOM

Note from editor: Please remember that since this recipe contains aspirin, it is not an edible mask, despite the presence of yogurt and honey. Neither is it safe for children to play with, and some data suggests pregnant women should avoid its topical use. Please take care how and where you store your aspirin. The […]

Top Five Wardrobe Essentials

5 Top Wardrobe Essentials - Life as Mom

Most of us don’t have unlimited clothing budgets or closet space. Instead we need to make what we have make a big impact. Today Life as MOM contributor Rena shows us some fashion clothing and accessories that are must-haves for busy women. I’m a big believer in making things work as smoothly and effectively as […]

Make A Large Pair Of Pants Into Skinny Jeans

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Watch how Life as MOM contributor Rena transforms a pair of too large pants into some sweet skinny jeans. This is not a DIY post. It is more of a documentary about how I took a pair of pants that were too large for me and made them into a pair of chic skinny jeans. […]

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Posture

5 simple ways to improve your posture

Don’t slouch! Sit up straight! There are plenty of very simple ways you can improve your posture and improve back health. When I was twelve I was diagnosed with scoliosis. I saw a chiropractor several times a week for years. And as I was apt to do in that stage of life, I ignored all […]

10 Tips for Shopping at Thrift Stores

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I (Jessica) am a self-proclaimed failure at thrift store shopping. So, I have a few things to learn from Rena’s tips today. Maybe you do, too. Confession: About 80% of my wardrobe was bought from a thrift store. If you’ve never been thrift store or consignment/resale shopping, I really recommend it. I will warn you […]

Choosing A Summer Dress To Fit You Perfectly

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The weather is warming up, and summer is right around the corner. Now, with upcoming graduations and weddings to attend, is the perfect time to find a dress that fits you perfectly! Life as MOM contributor Rena shows you how. Here are three typical body types and three cute dresses that are available for purchase […]