July 22, 2019144
Simple Steps to Contain Clutter
By Renee Ory, Owner of Amazing Spaces
Organizing for kids is one of the most rewarding projects to me because I get to see the joy in a child’s face when all of their favorite toys are ready for playtime —not to mention their parent’s face when the mess is gone! Most parents cringe at the...
July 22, 2019132
Scouted-Out Spots for Fun and Frugal Summer Activities
Pick Figs at Daniel + Anna's Orchard
Daniel + Anna's Orchard offers a pick-your-own lay of land where you can take kids to pick fruits like blueberries, peaches, kumquats, satsumas, persimmons, berries and figs. During the summertime, figs are the only fruit available, but...
July 22, 2019115
Community and Local Organizations Join Together for Abbeville Youth
Vermilion Parish’s Junior Auxiliary of Abbeville (JA of Abbeville) is partnering with several local organizations to enrich the lives of Vermilion’s youth and the community. Over the next few months, the Junior Auxiliary of Abbeville will partner with the...
July 22, 2019129
The Art of Slowing Down and Remembering Your Connection
by Melissa D'Aunoy
Sunsets on the beach, slow walks in the park, dancing by moonlight…so romantic, right?! How’s the romance department in your relationship these days? Is it lacking? Null and void? Absent? Is your romantic streak reserved for those white beach vacations,...
July 22, 2019204
By Hannah Comeaux, M.A, LPC, LMFT
Trust is a key part in increasing intimacy and building a stronger partnership. Often, past experiences and hurtful situations define our reliance on others and can create mistrust. Developing trust requires vulnerability and is a process that takes time. Here is a trust-building guide to...
July 22, 201949
by Amelie Harding
Here we are again, facing another hot Louisiana summer! This time of year we all love heading to the beach or lounging by the pool, enjoying friends and family, and making great memories. While we’re out having fun in the sun, it’s important to remember our skin. For many of us, long gone are the days of...
July 22, 201994
Tips and Products to Keep Hair Healthy During Harsh Summer Heat
Altered's Favorite Summer Product Picks
Moon Landing by R+Co.
We love this humidity Shield year round! When you use moon landing you’re shielding off that terrible Louisiana Humidity.
Death Valley by R+Co.
Between swimming and sweating your hair gets...
July 21, 201952
How I made Direct Selling Makeup Work for Me.
By Mamie Credeur
I wear many hats – I've been in the beauty industry for over 17 years, one of the head teachers at Irene’s School of dance for over 20 years, a wife, and a mother of three. I love this crazy, beautiful life of mine, but my career path branched out into something...
July 21, 201947
By Danika Arenibas
This summer is sure to bring out the sunscreen in the masses – how do you choose the right one for your family? And how about all the “natural” products on the shelves. Are they truly natural or just labeled that way? Did you know that Sunscreen enters the bloodstream after just one day of use? There have...