Top 8 Aruba Beaches

Palm Beach Aruba
Aruba used to be my secret paradise.  After visiting the island for the first time some nineteen years ago, I've been in love with the perfect Caribbean destination ever since. But, now that the rest of the world knows about it or wants to know about this island-paradise destination, I thought I'd share my favorite 8 beach locations for sun, swim, snorkeling, romantic walks and family fun. 1. Palm Beach Palm Beach is a two-mile strip known for its white sands and turquoise waters. This...

Finding Dory is in Theaters Everywhere!

Finding Dory
The time is now! Finally, after 13 years, FINDING DORY is now playing in theaters everywhere! This is one of Pixar’s best films and it's excellent for the whole family! Dory (Ellen DeGeneres) is a wide-eyed, blue tang fish who suffers from memory loss just about every other minute. The one thing she can remember is that she is somehow separated from her parents as a result of a childhood incident. With help from her friends Nemo and Marlin, Dory goes on a fun adventure to find them. Her journ...

The Burren and Cliffs of Moher Geopark

Cliffs of Moher
Heading to Ireland anytime soon?  While visiting you must, must, must visit The Burren and The Cliffs of Moher Geopark.  The Cliffs are located just south of the Village of Doolin in Co Clare, Ireland. The "so massive they're frightening cliffs" ascend over 700 feet and run south for five miles to a place called Hag's Head. They are Ireland's premier attraction along the ocean for tourists and a must see for anyone who visits. Unfortunately, the weather was so bad the day we visited the C...

Finding Dory Activity Sheets

Finding Dory
Are your kids getting ready for "Finding Dory"?  Since Dory won't be swinming into theaters until June 17th, we wanted to help get the kids excited with a fun memory game and additional activity sheets to keep them busy until the movie comes out! Host a fun playdate or have some one-on-one time with your little one.  Either way these are fun activities to let Dory exclusively into your home before her big debut! Click the links below to download and print our exciting Finding Dory activiti...

A Sneak Peek at Disney’s Re-telling of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST

Beauty And The Beast Teaser
A Glamorous Moms first! Get a sneak peek at Disney’s upcoming live-action re-telling musical of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST! You're invited to click below and get a glimpse of the highly anticipated Disney film based on the animated classic. The film stars Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Kevin Kline, Josh Gad, Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Ian McKellen and Emma Thompson. BEAUTY AND THE BEAST opens in theaters everywhere on March 17, 2017! Watch the teaser below and leave a comment to let us...

Stokke Trailz The Range Rover of Strollers

Stokke Trailz
Studies show silver and grey are two of the leading colors for cars and now parents can have their favorite mobile color for their child’s stroller with Stokke’s new Grey Melange. Available for the iconic Xplory stroller and all-terrain Trailz stroller, the Grey Melange hue is effortlessly chic and a true classic. By weaving light and dark threads to create the ultimate melange look, it's no wonder the color grey stands for someone who has a penchant for the best of the best. Here are a few o...

The Eastern Bunny Hops into Somerset Collection’s Spring Garden

Easter Bunny Somerset
Somerset Collection’s North Grand Court will be in full bloom, March 12th through March 26th, to host a Easter Bunny visit in a lush spring garden. Children visiting the Easter Bunny will have a fun-filled experience, getting their picture taken, visiting a special Jelly Bean bar, receiving a special gift bag and will be invited to toss coins into the fountain for charity. When kids visit the Easter Bunny in the North Grand Court gardens to have their picture taken, they will receive an Easte...

Kung Fu Panda 3 Coming Soon!

Kung Fu Panda 3
On Saturday, January 16, 2016, we received the opportunity to attend a family friendly private screening and red carpet event for Kung Fu Panda 3. We can't share our opinion on the movie just yet, but we can share that the movie will be out in theaters January 29th at your nearest movie theater so mark your calendars and call your son or daughter's neighborhood friends. This just might an experience you'll want to share! Kung Fu Panda 3 is rated PG and brought to you by DreamWorks. It is dire...

Adare Manor Castle and Golf Resort; Ireland

Adare Manor
Have you ever stayed in a nineteenth century neo-Gothic castle surrounded by half standing medieval ruins, beautiful gardens and romantic winding forest paths? Well allow me to take you there. I know just the place. Adare Manor Hotel and Golf Resort (a member of the Leading Hotels of the World) located in Adare Village in Co. Limerick, Ireland is exactly as described above, only dreamier. Last Spring, a beautiful trip to Ireland was our destination we had anticipated for months.  If you read ...

Welcome Lisa Luth

Lisa Luth
A fitness blogger (@runfastmama) and Glamorous Mom, Lisa Luth's mission and joy is to share the truth about RUNNING, FOOD and FITNESS with others. She has experienced anxiety, depression, weight gain and lifelessness because of food choices and has learned what works for her. She's learned what foods give her energy, health and happiness and which foods make her sick, infected, and inflamed. She's not an expert, but a fellow Glamorous Mom and an excellent coach that has the answers when it comes...

Pixar’s ‘The Good Dinosaur’

The Good Dinosaur
Pixar never seems to fail us when it comes to family friendly heartwarming films. Another new movie coming out this November, Pixar’s “The Good Dinosaur,” is a loving tale about an adorable Apotosaurus named Arlo and his human best friend, Spot. A brand new trailer of the new movie has been released and we have it right here for you and your little ones to enjoy.  As you get a sneak peak of what's to come for little Arlo, you may realize you'll need a box of tissues when it's time to see the ...

Top 20 Family Friendly Activities in San Francisco

Golden Gate Bridge
If you've never been, San Francisco is a fun place to visit, especially for the kids.  We paid a nice visit to San Francisco just a couple of weeks ago and had such a fun time, we wanted to share our top 25 family friendly activities for all of you to enjoy!Pier 39PIER 39 was a location we visited a few times during our five-day stay.  The Pier entails 45-acres of waterfront property that is quite the gathering place for tourists and San Francisco locals. The Pier has over 90 shop...

Traverse City; A Family Vacation Destination

Shannon Lazovski
Michigan residents know what it means to "go up north" and Traverse City is known as True North.  A destination my entire family loves, Traverse City is a frequent vacation spot for many families each summer, especially ours. Each Spring, my kids get a little antsy as the school year winds down and their first question when the subject of summer comes up is, "When are we going to Traverse City?" If it's not on the list of our summer "to-dos", boy do we get an earful.  It's ok though, because ...

Sunny Days and Fun Nights in Miami

Ritz Carlton South Beach
If you ever have the luxury of traveling to Miami, I highly recommend it.  Traveling to Miami, Florida with no kids was one of the finest ideas ever. My husband and I travelled to this hot destination with a few other like-minded fabulous couples with a fun filled schedule in hand to keep us busy. Not the boring site seeing kind of busy but the extravagant "Hey I'm a rock star" kind of busy. A dream for most parents and certainly a trip I was able to check off my bucket list! When you're done re...

Pittsburgh Mom Creates Kid’s Clothing Line

Kelly Lane Designs
Kelly Simpson-Scupelli has created a clothing line for children 12 mos to 6 yrs old called Kelly Lane Kids.  I recently stumbled across the line on Etsy and you can too by searching KellyLaneDesign. Once a women's clothing designer, she is now inspired by her 3-year-old son, Felix.  Simpson-Scupelli has taken left over fabrics from her designing days, mixed it them with motherly intuition and put together a few pieces that she feels fill a void in the children's market.  The focus of the collect...

Welcome to Glamorous Moms

Welcome to Glamorous Moms everyone!  Are you a mom looking to get her groove back?  Are you a woman that likes to go the extra mile to take care of herself?  If you're a girlie girl like me and you like beauty, fashion and all the glamorous products and events in between, you might as well make yourself at home.  Readers can use Glamorous Moms as a guide on what to wear, how to apply make-up, and what products to use to keep themselves looking and feeling beautiful. Thanks for visiting!  I ho...

Kidz Bop Kids Head to the Stage for their “Make Some Noise” Tour

Kidz Bop Kids
Kidz Bop Kids are now heading to the stage for their "Make Some Noise" tour!  This high energy show was created to get your kids and the whole family on their feet to move and groove with today's current pop music! The Kidz Bop tour will be visiting 40 cities across the country including Tuscon, Arizonia, Midland, Texas, Durham, North Carolina and many more locations! Visit Kidz Bop to view tour dates and to purchase your concert tickets. Are you not able to experience the tour?  Well you can...

KIDZ BOP 27 Debuts #3 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart

Kidz Bop 27
KIDZ BOP 27, the latest and greatest volume in the KIDZ BOP audio series, has entered the Billboard Top 200 Album Chart at #3. KIDZ BOP 27’s first week sales were up more than 68% and this was also the largest sales week for a KIDZ BOP album in two years. The franchise’s latest release marks the tenth consecutive KIDZ BOP title to debut in the Top 5 on the Billboard Top 200 Chart.  It's also the 20th title to hit the Billboard Top 10 since the series launched way back in 2001. The album is also ...

Go Glam or Go Home

The new year is bringing great things to Glamorous Moms. During 2014, I've taken all of your criticisms (thank you by the way) and advice and am ready to push through 2015 with confident changes. Changes that will brighten your computer screen, give you a pep in your step and even make you feel skinny when you look in the mirror. Many of our posts are ads, promotions or news related posts that keep you informed. I've received many emails from readers asking to hear from me. Shannon Lazovski. ...

A Baby Bottle That Measures and Reduces Symptoms of Colic

Baby GIgI - CES 2015
Ever give the baby a bottle and then head to the laundry room to start the laundry only to have to run back to check on the milk supply in the bottle?  Well there's a smart baby bottle that monitors how much milk your child is consuming and at what speed. At the annual International Consumer Technology Show (CES), French company Slow Control revealed the Baby GIgI -a battery-powered plastic sleeve that fits around a regular baby bottle that's equipped with an inclinometer that calculates the per...