Fun in the sun

❤When your Granny is your bestie!

Mermaids and beach fun for Memorial day. Nothing like a stress free day filled with fun ☀ and family. We even got to see mating manatees swimming along the shore while visiting Huguenot Park. 

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Beauty: Skin Craze 

This just in! We are so excited to partner with our newest beauty expert Kay Sylvain of Skin Craze Beautyque! Kay is an amazing mother of 2 and business owner in Jacksonville, Fl.  Skin Craze is an luxurious skin care spa offering services from facials, waxing, body slimming and eyelashes and more! 

We really couldn’t be more excited in bringing you the best in beauty and the best in motherhood. As we kick off this fun new partnership, Skin Craze has created the ultimate Mother’s day gift basket. Filled with all sorts of beauty blessings in a basket. This Mother’s Day, give the gift of ageless beauty. 

The beauty basket features Skin Craze skincare line of products that are made with you in mind. The gift of glowing and agless skin is in the air. Shop now  and order your gift basket today and save 20% off by using our exclusive beauty code: hautemom

Happy Mother’s Day from Hautemom Lifestyle™ and Skin Craze™! 

Xoxo ❤

I’ve always believed that you are your child’s first teacher. Children model what they see at home, first. Learned behavior and beliefs shape who we are. What we believe IS who we are. Behavior is how we act based on what we believe. What we do is a result of what we believe. I guess the questions are: What are we teaching our kids at home? And What did we learn as kids that we are passing down? Or the lack there of. I mean, what can we teach our children that will secure their future and your family’s legacy?
Although I have 4 children, with the oldest being 17 and youngest 5, I found that children learn from when what you say and do mirrors one to another. As I grew up, I remember the saying, “Do as I say not what I do”. As a kid that meant just do what I say, but if you see me do something wrong just bypass that and remember what was said instead. Now! As a woman with kids and family of my own, I realize that that statement has caused me all kinds of confusion. At this point in my life I’m still coming to terms with a lot of things that I saw and knew was wrong but was told on the other hand what was right and I “should” do that. I have definetly thrown away that misconception of a myth that was passed down. I want what I say to be lived out as what I do. I want my kids to know that if I say it, my actions will back that up. For example, if I say don’t drink and drink…naturally I won’t be a person who drinks and drive because I first believe its wrong, I know its wrong, law supports its wrong, therefore, my actions will mirror my beliefs. Basically, we have to start practicing what we preach to our children. We have to lead solely by example. And be mindful of the things we allow our children to be exposed to. Because those things can allow contamination of our children. Children are more aware of what you do, then what you say. They are always watching and can’t wait for a moment to act like you. Children admire their parents, whether good or bad. Let’s be better teachers of life than the streets, blogs, videos, music, T.V., social media outlets and so on.

Are you leaving a legacy? Let’s talk about it.

Xoxo 💋

HML 

DivaTress Hair: Vivica A. Fox Wigs

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. 

Today I am totally celebrating what I’d like to call “Wigsday Wednesday!” Why, you ask? It’s partly due to the fact that its the middle of the last week of the month. I’m super busy with the kids, school and sports. With running a business, among other things, a dedicated “wigsday” don’t seem like such a bad idea. I mean, a bad hair day is the last thing I need while I’m out conquering the world. 💃🌍

So in your quest of finding the perfect wig, and by perfect I mean quality, style, and affordablility, there is one company that has proven to offer a variety of wigs for every type of woman, everyday.

Divatress is leading the way in beauty e-commerce offering thousands of wigs and products. My favorite wigs I found on the website were the Vivica Fox Wigs line. The line was inspired by the many looks of Ms. Vivica A. Fox. It definitely speaks to the personality of “I’m every woman”!  From lace front wigs to high pony tails. This line has it all to choose from. I even found a few for my mom! Hey… Mother’s Day is around the corner! Just saying! Great gift idea alert! 😄

Whether you are looking to be fashionable, working out, business meetings, or even around the house and running mommy errands, you can simple say 💁 “girl bye”, to another bad hair day… when you have the world 🌍 to conquer! Visit the site and find your inner Diva for those bad hair days. Now go forth and SLAY Hautemom!

Xoxo HML

( Vivica is wearing the Alexa, Model 1 is wearing Dionne, Model 2 is wearing Tulip)

How do you get through bad hair days?

Save big with coupons from Groupon

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Do you love to save? Do you love saving with coupons? Well, if you love to save with coupons, then you will love saving with Groupon! With Groupon, saving everyday is right at your finger tips. You can save on online to in store purchases from some of your favorite places to shop. You no longer have to wait for mailers or newspapers to get the best deals. Groupon has already done the work for you and is constantly updating new deals, codes and offers. I just love both shopping and saving while I do it!

Make a fashion statement at the office Holiday Party this year and #slay on some of the hottest party dresses this holiday season has to offer! One of my favorite stores BeBe, has some great deals on Groupon Coupons. New Year’s Eve Dresses starting at $69 and save 30% off sale items all while enjoying FREE shipping. Sign up for Exclusive offers online and get 10% off from Cold Water Creek. Now Catch this tip! Are you looking for last minute gift ideas for mom? Save 20% off your next purchase when you shop for women’s clothing.  Are you excited yet? Good. Download your new favorite Groupon App on your mobile device. Sign in/up and slide on over to the coupon tab and search for your favorite everyday stores from Target to Bed Bath & Beyond. There are lots of downloadable codes and offers that you can save and take with you when you shop in the stores. No need for that big oversized binder when shopping. Now, you can have your coupons right there with you.

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How to save fabulously with Groupon

This is a sponsored post. All opinions expressed are 100% my own.

If there is one thing I love, I love to save! Yes, save! We all do, right? Being a wife, mommy, and a  friendsistercousin, ok that’s so not a word but you get it. We women are everything! We do and take care of mostly everything. We run businesses, manage households, kids activities and birthday parties and we never really get time to ourselves. You need time for yourself to just relax, rejuvenate, and refresh. But so often, those pamper-me-moments get pushed to the side. You want to look and feel fabulous but your budget is saying, ” No, girlfriend, not today!” So yes, saving is a very big deal to me and my family.

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That’s why I love Groupon! It allows me to save big! There are a lot of  local Health, Beauty & Wellness Groupons in our area. You can now  have that amazing spa day you’ve been promising yourself. Yay!!!! Groupon is so easy to use. Simply download the app, add an email address, then start saving. The app is FREE! and there are no membership fees involved. See, that’s a saving right there. Save the deals you love and shop for the ones you love. Go now and download the app! Don’t delay the savings!  From date night to weekend family trips, life has just gotten a little easier and your budget is thanking you for that.

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