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When life is stressful and you need a break from it all but can't get to a spa, follow these tips and tricks to turn your own bathroom into a quiet, relaxing, peaceful retreat. Turn your bathroom into a DIY spa, no demolition required. It all starts with a bubble bath. - Remaining Meg Blog | Remainingmeg.com

How to Have a Spa Experience in Your Own Bathroom

How to Have a Spa Experience in Your Own Bathroom What is it about the sight of my bathroom door closing that makes my children cry, need a snack, see monsters and poop their pants, simultaneously. I can barely hear myself think most days, let alone carve out 10 minutes of quiet time for myself. My […]

When you’re feeling overwhelmed by stress and life in general, sometimes you need to take a step back and hit the ‘reset’ button. Taking care of yourself mentally is the most important self-care routine that you can incorporate into your daily life, especially if you suffer from anxiety. For many people, mindfulness is a difficult thing to achieve, but by taking baby steps we might be able to get there. Try these strategies and tips, here’s how to turn off your mind and enjoy the moment.

5 Ways to Turn Off Your Mind and Enjoy the Moment

Why is being present, in the moment such a hard thing to accomplish? I think mindfulness is an especially difficult thing to achieve when you’re a parent because you’re not just thinking for yourself, but for the other lives you’re responsible for. It can be incredibly draining, MENTALLY. For me, my attention always seems like […]

Remaining Meg, Helping you remain your fabulous self through beauty and self-care. Read more about how my blog has evolved throughout my first year of blogging in my post on my 1 year blogiversary!

1 Year Blogiversary

July 1st Marks My 1 Year Blogiversary! This has most definitely been the fastest year of my life and I can’t believe THIS baby is 1 year old! This one year mark has me thinking back and also looking forward and setting some goals… What Made Me Want to Start a Blog? It all started […]

Do you struggle with stress and anxiety? Try incorporating essential oils into your self-care routine. One easy way to do this is to make an essential oil inhaler stick! They’re fun and easy to make. Carry these sticks around with you and take a few deep breathes when you’re feeling stressed. Helping you remain fabulous by remaining sane. Learn how to make one here! – Remaining Meg Blog

How to Make an Inhaler Stick with Essential Oils

Disclaimer: I am not an aromatherapist, nor do I play one on TV. This is not a sponsored post. I do not sell essential oils. I’ve just become really passionate about the benefits of using them. This post does however, contain affiliate links. Meaning that if you make a purchase from these links, I receive a […]

Remaining fabulous as a mom can be difficult, but it is NOT impossible! Self-care is an essential component. Get more tips, strategies and learn how. as a mom, you can remain your fabulous self. Making time for yourself can take a little planning but it is 100% necessary! Read the Everyday Mom’s Guide to Remaining Fabulous. – Remaining Meg Blog #motherhood #momlife

The Everyday Mom’s Guide to Remaining Fabulous

Remaining Fabulous  Do you ever have days when you wonder what your younger self would think if she saw you now? As a mom, being pulled in a hundred different directions each day, it’s easy to feel like less than your fabulous self. Our sense of identity can sometimes get “lost” in the shuffle. But […]

What's Remaining Meg all about? Remaining Meg has always been about remaining true to your fabulous self. How do you stay true to yourself while trying to balance work life, family life and social commitments? I'm here to help you with that. It is possible to be a mom and also be totally fabulous. -Read more on Remaining Meg's Blog

Remaining Meg Turning Up The Fabulous

Where Has Remaining Meg Been?  Back in January when I wrote my post about what my 2017 goals were (in case you missed it, read them here), I mentioned that one of my goals was to revamp Remaining Meg. It’s not that I’m necessarily changing the topics I’m writing about, but it’s been bothering me […]

What have I learned about self-care in my 30’s? For starters it doesn’t make you selfish or self-indulgent. It’s a form of self-respect, and necessary for survival, especially if you have anxiety. Here are the tips and strategies that I’ve incorporated into my everyday life to deal with stress. What’s your most essential self-care routine? Remaining Meg Blog

SELF-CARE STRATEGIES THAT WORK FOR ME

HOW I REEVALUATED MY SELF-CARE ROUTINE As I’ve gotten older, I’ve become much more aware of the importance of self-care. Whether you’re married or single, have children or not, stay home or are a member of the working world, taking care of yourself is so super important. Everyone has things going on in their lives […]

When you become a mom, you automatically lose a part of yourself that you will never get back. Hold onto to the pieces of yourself that make you feel like YOU. For me, that means not letting go of my beauty routine, and of course my personal style- which includes heels whenever possible, and nothing even resembling a pair of crocs. I refuse to love myself through motherhood. Mom life is not easy, but it sure feels much easier when you feel good about yourself. - Remaining Meg Beauty & Self-Care Blog #trendymom #motherhood

IF I EVER OWN A PAIR OF CROCS

If I ever purchase a pair of Crocs, those closest to me know that it’s time to check me into a mental institution or a retirement home. Crocs are my most despised form of footwear in the world. Why? I can’t pinpoint it exactly, I’m sure they must be comfortable (because why else would someone […]