When I had my first child, one of the hardest things for me to keep up with was maintaining my eyebrows. I had never got them waxed, but I found it almost impossible to find the time to pluck. Something needed to be done, and quick. So, I made an appointment with Jen Warren of The Brow Boutique. She had an excellent reputation, and since I was scared to death of the waxing, I thought I’d put myself in the best hands. Jen understood, and started off slowly–the first couple times she plucked my brows into shape, until I was ready for the big W. Once I took the plunge I was not disappointed, and am now a converted waxer, going back to The Brow Boutique ever since. Here are Jen’s tips–from [Read more…] about Getting that Perfect Eyebrow: Tips, Product Recommendations, and the Upper Lip
9. Deadliest Catch: Discovery Channel: Normally I wouldn’t recommend a show about fishing – something I have zero interest in frankly – but if you are up in the middle of the night with a baby to feed or a sick child to care for and you feel sorry for yourself, just tune in to these guys working — hard physical labor — round the clock, no sleep, freezing weather with waves crashing down on them: suddenly, you don’t feel so sorry for yourself.
8. E! News: E! Channel: Get caught up on all the completely useless yet juicy items you need to know. Takes about 15 minutes to watch because you fast-forward through “Tonight on E! News” (I don’t know the exact wording since, um, I fast forward through that part) because you don’t need to watch what you will watch when you plan to watch it. After fast forwarding through that and the first batch of commercials, you will be caught up on what type of coffee Britney drank today in no time.
The buzz on celebrity parents for February 28, 2009
It’s a double for Mike Piazza. The former New York Mets catcher and his wife are expecting their second child.
Add triple the fun for Boston Legal’s Julie Bowen. The actress announced twin boys will join big brother Oliver in April.
Mythbusters Kari Byron’s tummy will soon be busting out. Announcing the pregnancy on the show with her two male costars, she jokingly asked, “Guess which one of us is actually pregnant?”
Tommy Hilfiger and his wife, Dee Ocleppo, expect to fashion in a child at the end of summer.
Father of two Kevin Federline will be debuting new seams in the children’s clothing business. Keeping it Breezy, Britney Spear’s ex told Women’s Wear Daily, “I’m trying to take it seriously and make a quality product for kids but not have parents pay like $500 or something ridiculous for a pair of jeans.”
It was great site sea-ing for the audience of The Little Mermaid on Broadway when they were joined by fellow spectators Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie and their kids, Maddox, Pax, Zahara and Shiloh.
Best Actress Oscar winner and mom Kate Winslet shared with Oprah, “I have done quite a lot of nudity, and I feel like my kids — they’re 8 and 5 now — maybe they’re going to start to become aware of the amount of nudity I’ve done. I just sort of feel like I can’t get away with it that much longer.”
photo credit: Morgue File