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July 2019

What do Probiotics Do ?

What do Probiotics do? Probiotics send food through your gut by affecting nerves that control gut movement.  They can aid in digestion and maintain gut health. They are beneficial bacteria. Experts are still studying but say they may boost your immune system, help prevent infection, stop harmful bacteria from attaching to the gut lining, send signals to cells to build up the mucus in your gut and hel[...]

Benefits of Dermaplaning and Dermaplaning at Home

Benefits of Dermaplaning The benefits of dermaplaning are exfoliation, removing hair (peach fuzz) and anti-aging. The scraping creates microscopic wounds in the skin which in turn stimulate collagen production.  Moisturizers and serums penetrate the skin much better and makeup goes on smoother. It helps with wrinkle reduction and age spots. It is comfortable and relaxing. Is there downtime with Derm[...]

How to Talk to a Parent with Dementia

How to talk to a Parent with Dementia I am not certain when mom got dementia.  We live together and spend a lot of time together so I honestly did not notice it for a while. I am sure I was and am in denial at times. Turn Anger into Compassion The majority of mom's life was caring for her family which involved cooking, cleaning and taking care of us. She is such a great mom. The first thing I notic[...]

My Mom Has Vascular Dementia

Vascular Dementia Mom was diagnosed with  Vascular dementia a few months ago. My brother and I took her in for the dementia test because we had noticed some forgetfulness. My sister-in-law had a father who died of Alzheimer's in 2010 and she encouraged us that if mom was diagnosed early enough a prescribed medicine could prevent her from getting worse. The testing was hard to watch. Mom was asked que[...]

Tangle Teezer Review for Detangling

Tangle Teezer Review for Detangling I found a new product that I love and I would love to share my Tangle Teezer Review for Detangling my coarse wavy hair. I was interested in the history of this product so I will start there. Tangle Teezer Inventer Shaun Pulfrey became a hairdresser at the age of 16.  He developed the Tangle Teezer for detangling hair and is now a multi-millionaire. It i[...]

Asheville Restaurants

Authentic Mexican Grill in Asheville I wanted to tell you about another restaurant my husband and I love.  It is called Papa's & Beer and there are several located around the Asheville area. We go to the one at 17 Tunnel Road just because it is close to where we live but they are all great.   California Style One of my favorite items to order is the fresh table side guacamole.  It is f[...]

Amazon Prime Day 2019

Amazon Prime Day Amazon Prime Day begins at midnight on Monday, July 15 and runs for 48 hours. You have to be a Prime member to get in on these deals. I provided info below for the free 30 Day trial. Amazon Customer Amazon saves me time and money and I have been a customer for many years.  I work full-time and have a very busy personal life. We order our groceries, presents, movies, books, pet supp[...]