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Make up for 40 Somethings Highlights and Contour

It is tricky for 40 somethings to do make-up because we can’t use always use the most trendy looks without looking dated. We also can’t stick with what has always looked good or we will look, that’s right, dated. Women like us in our forties

Our Trip to Animal Kingdom at Disney World

We are not big rollercoaster fans. It must have something to do with our sensitive stomachs. While some people get a thrill from the rides, my son and I get an overwhelming feeling of Barf and Queasy mixed with uncontrollable dizziness and “Stop this ride”!

Homemade Frozen Yogurt Recipe with Avocado and Fruit

My favorite cold treat this summer has been a homemade frozen yogurt popsicle. The reason I love it is because it is a fantastic base to make customizable flavors for everyone. You can add anything you dream up like peanut butter, fresh fruit, even sweet chocolate

Remembering America on 9/11

Thirteen years have past since 9-11 but for most people it feels like it was yesterday. The feelings and memories from that day in 2001 come rushing back with an intensity that is hard to forget. Today is a day to remember, not for website numbers

National Teddy Bear Day – Build-A-Bear Giveaway

* I was not compensated to write this post. Build-a-bear is providing the gift card to a lucky winner. All opinions are my own. Hooray for National Teddy Bear Day!! Teddy bears MUST be celebrated because they have such an impact on our lives. I

Caffeine Withdrawal Symptoms & Remedies

When we got the date scheduled for my husband’s kidney transplant (and my donation surgery) I realized that being 43, out of shape and unhealthy was going to make for a really crummy recovery. The recovery for living donors is a bit rough anyway, so I

Easy Goat Cheese & Prosciutto Pinwheels Recipe Hack

So, I invited people over last minute. I needed an appetizer substantial enough to satisfy some hunger and something with more pizazz than a bag of baby carrots and some ranch. Luckily my boys live almost entirely on breakfast foods so I had a roll

Seven Things Your Child’s Teacher Wishes You Knew

Have you ever wondered what goes on while your child is at school? Felt as though you are disconnected from your child’s classroom? Here are seven things that your child’s teacher wishes you knew (so that it may be a great year for everyone!) 1. Your

Green Your Family Giveaway #GYF0914

You know that I love environmentally friendly activities and I know that you love giveaways! Here is something we both love. . . the Green Your Family Giveaway for fun and fantastic products to help your family go green or live more eco-friendly. Good Luck

Spa for Ma Giveaway Hop + $60 Beauty Bag #Spa4Ma

Welcome to the 4th annual Spa for Ma Giveaway Hop hosted by Measuring Flower and Homemaking Hacks! I have teamed up with some incredible bloggers to bring you prizes that help mom to get some much awaited R&R after the kids head back to school!

Make up for 40 Somethings Highlights and Contour

It is tricky for 40 somethings to do make-up because we can’t use always use the most trendy looks without looking dated. We also can’t stick with what has always looked good or we will look, that’s right, dated. Women like us in our forties have to find the latest trends and tricks and apply it to our own style without looking like we are trying to look “young” or we will look foolish. tired of looking 40? Too bad, you are 40. So why not look your absolute best and be happy. Here is a tutorial on how to use highlighting, contouring and color on your face to create a beautifully dramatic face that is perfect for a night out and for pictures. This is not “take your grandchildren to the park make-up” unless of course it is a photo shoot.  Now let’s get busy.

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If you look at my before picture you can see that the lighting naturally falls on certain areas of my face. In natural lighting, take a pic of yourself with your phone or camera and study where the light and dark falls on your personal features. This is a good guideline to keep in mind.

You will need:

  • foundation in your natural skin tone.
  • highlighting creme or powder
  • a shade of foundation or powder that is 1 – 2 shades darker than your skin
  • a bronzer/blush that you like to give a natural color glow
  • an all over powder (I like to use illuminating powder for photos)
  • individual brushes/applicators for each step

1. Whether you are starting out with a fresh face or adding make-up from day to night, either will work fine. First, using a foundation that matches your skin tone, apply all over face and eyes with the amount of coverage you need. TIP: Always use a matte foundation primer!

Where to apply highlights and shadows for photography and date night for women over 40 @dapperhouse

2. Apply the highlighter to the center of your forehead and down the nose. Apply to inner eye, under the eyebrow arch and across the entire top of the cheekbones. Then apply highlighter to just below the bottom lip on the outer edges of the mouth. ( I use a matte white powder and brush for highlighting because for me the creams get to thick.)

Make up tips and Tricks for women over 40 using highlights and shading @dapperhouse

3. Add the powder that is a few shades darker than your skin or use bronzer for this step. I use a dark matte powder and brush. Apply this to the outside edges of the entire nose, the entire area under the cheekbones, and along the bottom jawline near and on the chin.

4. Using a face powder that matches your skin tone, apply powder a little at a time while blending the edges of the highlights and contrast until entire face is done.

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Add soft liner to eyes.

Apply a light color or gloss to lips.

Shape your brows

Add a quick swipe of your favorite color to the apples of your cheeks.

Style hair and go!

Make up tips and tricks for women over 40 How to apply highlights and shading @dapperhouse

To turn this same look into night time or more dramatic for photos by adding more liner and a few extra strokes of mascara. Brush a generous loose metallic gold powder on lids. Use a dark lip stain or color on lips.

Change day to night with darker lips, darker liner and sweeps of gold shadow on lids and center of lips @dapperhouse makeup tips for women over 40

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Our Trip to Animal Kingdom at Disney World

We are not big rollercoaster fans. It must have something to do with our sensitive stomachs. While some people get a thrill from the rides, my son and I get an overwhelming feeling of Barf and Queasy mixed with uncontrollable dizziness and “Stop this ride”! If bravery and nerves were the only requirement my son and I would be first in line. We often talk about how embarrassing it is for us to watch little kids go on rides that look like the thrill of a lifetime, while we have to be careful to not spin too fast on the Tea Cups. This reason, coupled with our outrageous love of animals, made Animal Kingdom the perfect place for us to visit on a trip to Disney World in Orlando, Florida.

Our Trip to Animal Kingdom at Disney World @dapperhouse

There are some cool rides here but what we loved most was the safari ride. You ride with others in a bus and tour the huge land where Disney cares for endangered animals. Disney does SO MUCH for animals in the world that I cant dedicate it to this post but please take the time to read about their programs.

dapperhouse does Disney World The Tree of Life Animal Kingdom

The Tree of Life on Discovery Island depicts animals in the Circle of Life. It is hard to believe how incredibly massive and beautiful this tree is. It measures 145 feet tall and 50 feet wide and is engraved with 300 animal carvings! When you are there try to find. . . eagle, tortoise, iguana, dolphin, lion, lemur, hippo, bear, peacock and more!

The circle of life is depicted in this tree with 300 animal engravings @dapperhouse Disney World Animal Kingdom

The Kilimanjaro Safari Tour is a really great ride. It is hard to take pictures because there are so many animals up close in a natural environment that you don’t want to see it all through a lens. But, I managed to snap a couple to show to friends and family.

You take a large, open bus along a guided tour of 110 acres of Wildlife Preserve. African plains, forests and rocky wetlands Re home to over 20 types of animals.

In addition to many cool birds . . .

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you may be able to see:

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Hippo, white rhino, black rhino, wildebeest, okapis, flamingo . . .

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giraffe. . .

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gazelle, crocodile, cheetah . . .

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warthog, zebra . . .

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antelope, lion, ostrich . . .

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elephant, mandrill . . .

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It was a fun tour and a really fun place to visit.

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We only had a half a day there, but we could have easily done a day and night.

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There are so many other things to see and do at Animal Kingdom! I was truly impressed with how Disney used architecture, live music and more to pull together a cultural experience that was significantly “real”.

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So many other animals to explore and so much to learn . . .

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Don’t forget to get a picture with Mickey and Minnie in Safari.

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If you are an animal lover, this is the theme park for you!

What was your favorite part of Animal Kingdom?

Homemade Frozen Yogurt Recipe with Avocado and Fruit

My favorite cold treat this summer has been a homemade frozen yogurt popsicle. The reason I love it is because it is a fantastic base to make customizable flavors for everyone. You can add anything you dream up like peanut butter, fresh fruit, even sweet chocolate and hot sauce! No, I am not kidding. . . spicy, cold pops are delish!! But I put hot sauce on just about everything. so maybe its just me. You are going to love this treat, but actually, this is so healthy that you could eat it as a snack.

Avocado & Banana Yogurt Homemade frozen treat jenny at dapperhouse

Here are some of my favorite Recipe variations to try:

  • lemon zest and basil oil in the mix with blackberries or graham cracker crumbs layered in
  • flaked coconut and coconut greek yogurt in the mix with layers of pineapple chunks
  • instant coffee in the mix with fudge layers
  • crushed pistachios and orange marmalade

Homemade Avocado and Banana Yogurt Frozen Dessert Recipe jenny at dapperhouse

You will need:

  • 1 pkg softened cream cheese
  • 1/3 cup powdered sugar
  • 1/3 cup soy milk
  • 1/2 cup plain Greek yogurt
  • 1/2 soft avocado
  • 1/2 ripe banana
  • 1/4 tsp vanilla
  • 1 Tbs honey
  • 1/4 lime
  • fresh fruit

To make:

Mash banana and avocado together in a bowl until smooth. Use a hand mixer to remove lumps and blend smoothly.

To the bowl add cream cheese, yogurt, vanilla and sugar. Mix well.

Add a squeeze of fresh lime and the honey. Mix.

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Get your popsicle or frozen treat molds ready, along with whatever you are going to add to the treats i.e., fruit, berries, ice cream toppings, raw honey, chopped nuts, cookie crumbles, hot sauce, etc.

How to make a delicious frozen treat that is super healthy and pleases everyone #recipe jenny at dapperhouse

Layer the yogurt and fillings in the molds.

Freeze and enjoy.

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TIP: Some amazing variations can also be made by adding various ingredients to the yogurt mixture as well. One of my favs is different flavors of instant coffee!

 

Remembering America on 9/11

Thirteen years have past since 9-11 but for most people it feels like it was yesterday. The feelings and memories from that day in 2001 come rushing back with an intensity that is hard to forget. Today is a day to remember, not for website numbers or blog post hits, but out of respect for our country. Here is a link to a good article by Scholastic that was written for children. 9-11 happened a year before my youngest son was born. Historic and kid-friendly articles like this help him understand what happened and why we solemnly respect this day. You can share it with your child if you wish.  Bless America. United We Stand.

The Twin Towers before the attack . . .

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Cleaning and rebuilding the aftermath . . .

 

 

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Part of the 9-11 Memorial . . .

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At the memorial at Ground Zero. . .

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National Teddy Bear Day – Build-A-Bear Giveaway

* I was not compensated to write this post. Build-a-bear is providing the gift card to a lucky winner. All opinions are my own.

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Hooray for National Teddy Bear Day!! Teddy bears MUST be celebrated because they have such an impact on our lives. I asked Build-a-Bear if they would sponsor a giveaway to celebrate because they have been so  important to our family. I still remember the magic of taking my oldest two children to Build-a-bear. From picking out their new best friend, to kissing the heart before putting it inside, to picking out the clothes and accessories that would suit their personalities. The wonder in my children’s eyes and the smiles on their faces will never be forgotten. As adults, my children still talk about how much they loved Build-a-bear. My youngest son still has one that he made himself and another that his grandma made for him as a Christmas gift to make him feel loved from across the United States.

Build-a-Bear Gift Card Giveaway from Jenny at dapperhouse for National Teddy Bear Day September 9th

Build-a-bear Workshop is there for special occasions to celebrate fun. They are also there for times when a child is hurting and needs to feel some extra love. Here are some occasions that I find perfect for a child to create his own build-a-bear or return to purchase accessories:

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  • becoming a big brother or big sister
  • day out with grandma or grandpa
  • moving to a new home
  • Starting a new school
  • changing to a big boy  or big girl bed
  • comfort for bad dreams
  • illness
  • completing toilet training
  • celebrate holidays
  • keep sake for milestones
  • birthdays
  • just for FUN!Build-a-bear Workshop Giveaway Jenny at dapperhouse

You can find Team Mascots, Super Heroes, Organizations, Special Needs, Wild Animals, Pets, Puppets, Popular Characters like Hello Kitty, Angry Birds and Sponge Bob. There is always something for everyone and affordable for all price ranges. They have baby gifts too.

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Enter to win a $30 gift card to Build-a-Bear Workshop! Good Luck.

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Caffeine Withdrawal Symptoms & Remedies

When we got the date scheduled for my husband’s kidney transplant (and my donation surgery) I realized that being 43, out of shape and unhealthy was going to make for a really crummy recovery. The recovery for living donors is a bit rough anyway, so I really wanted to do whatever I could in the four weeks before the surgery to get to a healthier place. I joined a total fitness program that included a diet tailored to my needs. The first thing that really hit me hard was the vices I would be giving up cold turkey. The biggest of them being caffeine. This is my usual schedule. . . I wake at 7:30 and get a coffee. Then I drink coffee all morning and through lunch time until approx 1:00 pm. Then I have my first meal of the day and switch to Diet Coke. I drink diet coke until night when I will have a craft beer or glass of wine before bed. Can you see why when I was told that I was to stop all beverages besides water I FREAKED? I knew it was for the best and that I had to get my body clean to heal properly so here is how I dealt with the caffeine withdrawal and remedies I used to cope.

Caffeine Withdrawal Symptoms & Remedies jenny at dapperhouse #coffee

Here is what you can expect with caffeine withdrawal and some things you can do to make you feel better while you are dealing with it.

The most common symptoms include:

  • headache
  • fatigue
  • sleepiness
  • irritability
  • depression
  • anxiety
  • inability to concentrate
  • constipation
  • muscle pain and fatigue
  • sensitivity to light and noise
  • even flu like symptoms can occur depending on your body’s reaction

How to deal with caffeine withdrawal and remedies to help with releif @dapperhouse

Remedies to ease the symptoms of caffeine withdrawal:

  • use pain relievers as directed
  • drink lots of water infused with a little lemon and apple cider vinegar. (This will help purify your cells and counteract constipation)
  • rest and sleep
  • let other’s know what you are going through to explain why you may be acting out-of-sorts.
  • try to keep your mood in check and your crabbiness to a minimum
  • pamper yourself and do things you love to take your mind off of withdrawals
  • resist eating processed foods and sugars in place of caffeine
  • eat many small meals throughout the day to keep your energy up
  •  take vitamin B supplements
  • exercise
  • keep yourself calm, cool and collected
  • if you use essential oils try lavender, cinnamon, ginger and frankincense
  • if you think you may relapse, drink decaf coffee instead

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Easy Goat Cheese & Prosciutto Pinwheels Recipe Hack

So, I invited people over last minute. I needed an appetizer substantial enough to satisfy some hunger and something with more pizazz than a bag of baby carrots and some ranch. Luckily my boys live almost entirely on breakfast foods so I had a roll of crescent roll dough and pre-cooked bacon. I also had some left over goat cheese and a bit of chopped dates from making my own granola cereal. I whipped up some apps that were a real hit and impressed my guests! I was so excited that I had to share it with you. So, here is my #momhack recipe for “Fancy Goat Cheese & Prosciutto Pinwheels” made from crescent rolls and bacon!

Prosciutto & Goat Cheese Pinwheels #momhack #recipe jenny at dapperhouse

Pop open a package of crescent rolls and lay them out on a cookie sheet.

Spread completely with about 2 ounces of creamy, room temperature goat cheese.

Sprinkle with chopped dates.

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Lay strips of bacon on the entire area of the dough.

Roll carefully and tightly.

How to make a super easy #momhack #recipe version of goat cheese, dates and prosciutto pinwheels @dapperhouse

Cut into even pieces about an inch and a half wide.

Grease baking sheet and set out pinwheels a couple inches apart.

Bake at 350 degrees for approximately 12 – 15 minutes until the tops begin to turn a golden brown.

Serve warm. . . but they are still good if they sit out a bit.

Get this fun and easy recipe hack for bacon and goat cheese pinwheels appetizer jenny at dapperhouse

TIP: If you love rosemary, sprinkle some on the baking sheet before putting them in the oven.

 

Seven Things Your Child’s Teacher Wishes You Knew

Have you ever wondered what goes on while your child is at school? Felt as though you are disconnected from your child’s classroom? Here are seven things that your child’s teacher wishes you knew (so that it may be a great year for everyone!)

7 Things Your Child's Techer Wished You Knew about school and the classroom #education #parenting @dapperhouse

1. Your Child Won’t Be Taught the Same Way As Their Classmates.

Legislation in education has made the classroom a completely different experience for your child than you may have had. Gone are the days of the whole-class lesson. Teachers work with each child at their level. That means that your child may have more independent time to work on an assignment while other children, with different needs, are working in a teacher-led group. Teachers design their classroom to help each child to be successful. That rarely means using the same methods to teach 25 children the same content.

2. Parent Volunteers Don’t Just Help the Teacher

Even if you are only able to be in the classroom once or twice during the year, your presence in the classroom is a great support for your child. Kids love to see their parents working with classmates and getting to see what they do during the day. When a child sees their parents at school it gives them the message that school is an important place for your family.

& Things that your child's teacher wishes you knew for the school year @dapperhouse

3. The Teacher Doesn’t Pick What He/She Teaches

Frustrated about that social studies unit? Think that math is getting pretty tricky? Chances are that your child’s teacher understands (and may agree) with your feelings. Teachers are given the materials that they use to teach, the content to teach and (in many cases) told when they need to teach each topic. Standards, as well as the school district, set the rigor in the classroom. Your child’s teacher has the ability to change the ways in which the content is being taught. If you’re concerned about what is being taught, of course talk to the teacher. You and he/she can talk about ways to help your child better understand the lessons.

4. Your Child’s Education has to be a Partnership.

Teachers have a large amount of impact on a child’s education, but the role of the parent is just as great (if not more so.) Creating a setting at home that is school-friendly, talking with your child about school and checking on their progress on at-home work will help your child to see that school is a great place to be. Teachers often provide newsletters and/or classroom websites as resources for parents looking for ways to help at home. Taking advantage of school family nights and events will also help to make it a place that students want to be, rather than simply where they go during the day.

7 things your child's teacher wished you knew #education #parenting jenny at dapperhouse

5. Teachers’ Goals are to See Their Students Succeed

Do you remember pop quizzes and trick questions on tests that seemed meant to trip you up? Did it seem that your teacher was just waiting for you to make a mistake? Increased emphasis on student success has helped to eliminate those teachers that loved to use their red pens (all over your work.) Today’s teachers work diligently to find ways to help your child succeed with each lesson that is taught. When voicing a concern with your child’s teacher, remember that you and he/she have the same goal in mind…the well-being of your child.

6. Parents Can Help be a Teacher’s Eyes and Ears.

The classroom can be a crazy place! Often students are spread throughout the room, working on tasks and activities. It is not usually a quiet place to be. That being said, teachers cannot be all places at once. If your child shares a negative peer interaction with you, or expresses concern about something that happened at school, be in touch with the teacher. Chances are good that your child’s teacher may be unaware of the issue. If he/she is made aware as soon as something occurs, it can be addressed immediately, rather than becoming a bigger problem.

Here are 7 things that your child's teacher wished you knew about school @dapperhouse

7. You Know Your Child Best.

Teachers make every effort to get to know their students, what their interests are and how they learn best. At the end of the day, however, you are Mom or Dad. You have seen your child grow and you are the one who has watched them progress as a learner. Talking to your child’s teacher about those things that you feel benefit your child will help him/her to best meet your child’s needs while helping the teacher to become better connected with your family.

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Spa for Ma Giveaway Hop + $60 Beauty Bag #Spa4Ma

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Welcome to the 4th annual Spa for Ma Giveaway Hop hosted by Measuring Flower and Homemaking Hacks! I have teamed up with some incredible bloggers to bring you prizes that help mom to get some much awaited R&R after the kids head back to school!

What’s a giveaway hop? So, here’s how it works. After you enter my giveaway below, you can “hop” on to the next participating blog to enter their giveaway as well. You can find links to all the blogs towards the bottom of this post and keep entering to increase your chances of winning tons of amazing prizes! Here is what you can win on my site. . .

Spa for Ma Giveaway Hop jenny at dapperhouse $60 Beauty Bag #giveaway #beauty
a Rafflecopter giveaway

*Jenny at dapperhouse is responsible for Beauty Bag Prize fulfillment only. Must 18 years + and have a mailing address in the Continental US to win. Good Luck.

Also, don’t forget to enter to win the grand prize! It is for an incredible $300 gift card to Kohl’s! Enter HERE!

Kohls Gift Card


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