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REFRESH THE SOUND OF SUMMER WITH LG AUDIO

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Summer is fast approaching and you know what that means - it’s time to party (responsibly, of course). The best place to catch up with friends and family in a socially responsible way is to hold the gathering at the comfort of home. Having house events, whether it’s a pool party, a karaoke contest, or a simple catching up session, lets you celebrate while maintaining safety as a priority. One of the best ways to chill and keep the vibe going during house parties is to have a great sound system. Even if guests are socially distancing themselves, they’ll still be able to enjoy the music or program you’ve prepared. LG’s XBOOM CL88 offers a powerful 2900-watt sound that is sure to keep your party going strong until late in the evening. If you feel the sound is still lacking, you can link multiple units to double the power.  If dancing is on everyone’s mind, the LG’s XBOOM CL88 has colored lights that flash in sync with the music to add excitement and atmosphere to parties. If you or one of

5 Tips to Live a Healthy Lifestyle While on a Budget

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Healthy Living offers many benefits, such as significant improvements to your physical and mental well-being and overall longevity. But if you’re committed to living healthy, you’ll also know how expensive it is. In fact, a study by Harvard says healthy alternatives cost more than 1.5 times their regular counterparts. But lucky for you, our team at Glamour Moments has tips to help you manage your lifestyle while on a budget. Let’s get into it. Workout At Home According to Fleet Street Magazine , working out at home can be as effective as heading to the gym. At the end of the day, it comes down to moving your body - preferably for at least 30 minutes a day, doctors recommend. You could do this by walking around your neighborhood or following along with your favorite fitness influencer on YouTube or other free platforms. Investing in a few cheap basics like a Bosu ball, weights, and resistance bands can be another way to level up your at-home regimen on a budget.  Shop the European wa

Tips for Counteracting the Pandemic's Impact on Women

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  Photo by Andrea Piacquadio via Pexels The current pandemic has affected everyone in one way or another but seems especially hard-hitting for women. This is because women tend to take on the majority of the household chores and child care concerns and have been attempting to balance working remotely with their other responsibilities. One study found that one-quarter of women are considering leaving the workforce this year. Further, about 1.7% of women have left their jobs since the start of the pandemic.   If you are one such woman experiencing a pandemic-induced slump, never fear. Today, Glamour Moments is here to offer a few simple tips for getting back on track and living your best life.   Ask for Help If you feel overwhelmed juggling children and chores, consider asking for help. Even if you have left your job or were staying home with your kids pre-pandemic, you may feel overwhelmed with the constant responsibilities. Take breaks when you can and ask your partner for ass

Live Your Best Life Ever With These Simple Tips

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  Image via Pexels You get the most out of life when you look and feel like a winner. Simple adjustments can help you perform at your peak and look like a million bucks.   Sharpen Your Mind It's never been easier to educate yourself on the cheap or for free. According to one study, self-made millionaires read two or more books every month. Find a book-of-the-month club or another subscription service that recommends inspiring titles. If you don't want to pay for a service, there's always your local library. Give yourself extra motivation to keep up with your reading by joining a book club focused on self-improvement and self-care.   Another way to improve your mental skills is to pick up a new hobby. Go on YouTube for free lessons on numerous topics. For example, try learning to play an instrument . Or maybe you can pick up tips on gardening or woodworking . Test out a new skill and have fun with it.   Upgrade Your Diet and Exercise Program The axiom "

Keep Stress at Bay and Fun at the Ready on Your Next Family Vacation

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  Families who postponed their usual trips or vacations over the last few years have some catching up to do! And after so much time spent at home and finding ways to entertain your kids while all stuck in the same place, the prospect of getting out and seeing the world again may be especially exciting. But traveling with kids will remain as hectic as it ever was – especially if they’ve been cooped up and have a lot of energy to blow off. Fortunately, there are many ways to ease the stress of traveling with children to ensure a great time for everyone in the family. Here, Glamour Moments explains how to make it happen. Leave early in the day. If you can get the kids bundled into the car before the sun is even up, you can get a jump on some of that dangerous rush hour traffic. Plus, the kids may fall back to sleep for a few hours, then wake up feeling excited and refreshed. This will give you parents a little time to ease into the trip quietly, too. It cuts a little bit of time of

How Seniors Can Take Control of Their Lives

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  Everyone wants to be in control of his or her own life. However, this may feel particularly daunting for seniors, who face a number of obstacles in society. That’s why Glamour Moments has put together some tips and resources to help you take charge of your health and enjoy the rich, fulfilling life you deserve!   Image from Pexels Physical Health   As an older adult, you have a lot of experience taking care of your own body. Use this to your advantage by tailoring your  diet  and  physical activity  to your specific circumstances. It’s important that you get enough exercise but don’t be afraid to modify your routine to accommodate your changing needs. For example, if you enjoyed biking when you were younger, the added comfort of a recumbent bike may be just what you need to get back to your old hobby.   Everyone needs a trusted primary care provider, but this type of doctor is particularly helpful for seniors who are more likely to be seeing a variety of specialists. Thes

How To Keep Your Pup Out of Trouble During The Day

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For many people, coming home to their dog at the end of a hard day at work is one of the highlights of the day. For others, trying to keep their pup out of trouble while they work can be a full-time job. There are many incidents that can disrupt the day, like using the bathroom indoors, scratching furniture and making a mess can be time-consuming and difficult to clean.   Dogs are intelligent and, with a little determination on the part of their owner, can be easily trained. Here are some strategies from Glamour Moments that you can use to get your dog to behave well, even when you’ve been gone all day.   Reducing Boredom Throughout the Day   Smart Dog Training and Behavior says you’ll need to manage your dog’s energy , particularly if your dog is a more excitable breed, like a Labrador retriever. Most dogs need some sort of entertainment throughout the day, and will act out in various ways if they are bored and have nothing else to do. This can lead to torn up carpets, r

Finding Time for Tidy: How a Clean House Is a Relaxed House

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  Photo by Unsplash Sitting in a cluttered house is overwhelming for most people. And even if you don't recognize the additional stressors, tidy habits can change your outlook, productivity and sense of relaxation. So here are some facts and tips from Glamour Moments to help you achieve the relaxing home you deserve.   How Does Clutter Affect Your Mindset?   Neuroscience research shows  clearing clutter  aids in productivity, focus and the ability to process information. If your home is extra disorganized, you may have symptoms of anxiety and depression. Those who have a tidy environment have lower levels of the stress hormone cortisol.   When you live in a messy environment, the mess leads to a low-grade fight or flight response. This chronic state makes it difficult to digest food and fight illness. When you tidy up your home or perform a  deep clean , you increase your health and ability to feel good about yourself.   What Steps Can You Take Toward a Tidy Home?