Posts Tagged ‘Home & Family’

Safety First When It Comes To Baby

October 8, 2014  |  HOME & FAMILY  |  , , , , , , , ,  |  Comments Off on Safety First When It Comes To Baby

Do you know what’s really in the products that your family uses every day? Lifestyle Expert Nicole Brewer says it’s important to check labels when shopping so that you can avoid dangerous ingredients.

babysafeCheck out these healthy choices  you can feel good about when buying for your kids.

Give Bulk a Chance

You’ve probably passed by them (us too), time and time again…we’re talking the bulk bins. But with a few tips from our pal Danny Seo, the bulk bin area now might be your favorite place to hit in the supermarket.

dannyseo071414-kobstill001Danny just launched his new mag Naturally and inside it’s full of amazing recipes made from ingredients you can find in the bulk area of Whole Foods Market. Go to for a breakdown.

Jane Lynch Tackles “Noseblindness”

July 16, 2014  |  CELEBRITY BUZZ, HOME & FAMILY  |  , , , , , , , , , , ,  |  Comments Off on Jane Lynch Tackles “Noseblindness”

The comedian teamed up with Febreze to expose the smelly elephant in the room.

noseblindA new study from Atomik Research concludes that home odor is very important to both residents and guests. Nearly half of those surveyed (48%) said that they could make out someone’s home simply by the odor alone. However, residents are often immune to the scent of their own homes, a phenomenon Febreze dubbed “noseblindness.” The brand has teamed up with comedian Jane Lynch to tackle the issue in a new PSA-style video produced and directed by Funny or Die.

Check out more here!

Disney Makes Brushing Fun Again

Us moms at LifeMinute know all too well the challenges of getting our kids to brush their teeth. But getting them to brush for the recommended 2 minutes by the dentist seems impossible. Megan Meany to the rescue…


She found this amazing app from Oral B that puts your little ones to the test with their Disney Magic Timer App. Basically they have to brush for 2 minutes all while they watch their favorite characters appear before their eyes. It keeps them engaged and gets them to actually brush longer.

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Garden in Your Cupboard

Another “I wish I thought of that” idea that we’re loving right now are these freeze dried herbs.

UnknownThey can instantly transform a boring meal into something gourmet and delicious. Just as good as fresh, actually even better because you can have these at your beckon call anytime. Just add a little water and they come to life. It’s like having a garden in your cupboard.  For more check out

Master the Grill this Summer

Theo Weening stopped by with a few tips to mastering the grill. He’s the Global Meat Buyer for Whole Foods Market, so he knows a thing or two about creating a successful cookout.

photo 3Check out his grilling tips here!

DIY Craze

If you’re like us here at LifeMinute, you can spend hours on pinterest checking out DIY (do-it-yourself) projects to update your home. But the key is to take on ones that you can actually finish.


We gave an old mirror a much needed makeover and turned to Brian Kelsey from “Kelsey on the House” for a few tips. Such as applying a bright color can give it a fresh new feel. See how it turned out at

Gifts for Dear Old Dad

The Fashion Guy Lawrence Zarian’s gave us the scoop last week in L.A. on where to find the hottest gifts for every type of Dad


For all of LZ’s picks go to


A Sweet Treat Without the Guilt

June 10, 2014  |  HEALTH & FITNESS  |  , , , , , , , , , , ,  |  Comments Off on A Sweet Treat Without the Guilt

WARNING: Consuming these delicious brownie treats may result in obsession!


It’s true, in just one bite you’ll be hooked. They’re made by Weight Watchers  and unbelievably under 100 calories with a two PointsPlus value. Our favorite is the Peanut Butter Brownie Bliss but all of them are amazing. Check them out and other guilt-free options here.

Out in the Rain for Leslie Grace and Gain

Grammy-nominated Leslie Grace joined laundry detergent Gain, and non-profit art group Portraits of Hope to takeover Laundromats in New York City — all to celebrate art, music, culture and make the community just a little bit brighter.

lesliegraceWe were there taking it all in…although the weather could have been a bit dryer, it was still an amazing day.  Check out the transformation, you won’t believe it!