10 articles Tag motherhood

From: Rhonda Sparks, Founder of UV Skinz …To: You

Greetings UV Skinz Fans …   I am so excited to be able to share with you all of our new product offerings on our newly revamped website!  Most people don’t realize the amount of time, energy, creativity, curiosity, and organizational juices that must go into the apparel production process and the design of a website (especially one that must track inventory!).  If you don’t believe me, go ahead and check out the clothes you …

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WWYD: Mom Forces Underage Daughter to Tan

WWYD: Mom Forces Underage Daughter to Tan

The popular television show, What Would You Do, featured an interesting piece that showed a “tan” Mom practically forcing her daughter to tan at the BOCA Tanning Club on the east coast. The actors were each given a role to play. The teenage daughter was depicted as a fair-skinned, light-eyed, blonde girl while the Mother was unnaturally dark and tanned. The Mom continuously tried to force the girl into the tanning bed while onlookers watched and …

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Wordless Wednesday…Surfs up!

Wordless Wednesday…Surfs up!
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Guest post: The Importance of Sun Protection for Men and Boys

Guest post: The Importance of Sun Protection for Men and Boys

Today’s post is written by Wendy from ABCs and Garden Peas. She recently reviewed UV Skinz and definitely knows the benefit of teaching healthy sun protection habits. She also blogs on topics such as real food, attachment parenting, breastfeeding, natural/organic brands, gardening, and local treasures! Read on to find out the importance of sun protection for men and boys… My son and his daddy might as well be attached at the hip. Everywhere Daddy goes, my little man …

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All You Magazine December 2010

All You Magazine December 2010

I have exciting news! You can read all about Rhonda Sparks, the Founder of UV Skinz, in the December issue of All You Magazine. She is featured in a full-page article sharing her life before UV Skinz and how she turned a tragedy into an inspiration. The admiration that I have for Rhonda is huge. No matter what, I have noticed how she always puts her family first! Her kind heart, courage, and entrepreneurial spirit makes …

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Miessence Review and Giveaway

Miessence Review and Giveaway

The most important factor in protecting ourselves from skin damage and possible skin cancer is wearing an SPF sunscreen daily.  Using a good sunscreen is only the beginning, but to find a good sunscreen that is actually good for you is the key. I have found a sunscreen that is 100% good for you, contains no artificial chemicals and can be used on your whole family.The Miessence Organics Reflect Outdoor Balm comes in SPF 15 …

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Clare’s Clique Interview and Story

Clare’s Clique Interview and Story

Hosted by Cecily and MamaGeek I am so honored to have another touching skin cancer survivor story to share with you. I met Clare of Clare’s Clique, blog surfing and when I came across her story I knew that it deserved to be shared with all of the UV Skinz readers! I have to add that the feedback we received from last week’s Photo Story Friday was amazing–Thank You! So, let’s get to know Clare …

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Life’s A Beach Interview and Story

Life’s A Beach Interview and Story

Hosted by Cecily and MamaGeek Blogging  for UV Skinz has really been such a great adventure and learning experience for me. I have been able to find some amazing people during my time here. As apart of Skin Cancer Awareness Month I wanted to bring you real stories of people who have been affected or diagnosed with skin cancer. The first is a Mom, Wife, Blogger and Survivor of Stage 3 Melanoma. You can join …

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5 Ways to Get Your Child to Wear a Hat…(finally!)

5 Ways to Get Your Child to Wear a Hat…(finally!)

You shouldn’t count on sunscreen to provide complete sun protection. Infants, children and adults should try to wear a wide-brimmed hat while outdoors to protect the face, neck and ears from sunburn and potential skin cancer. There is always a constant battle to get my 2 and 3-year-old to wear their hats. So, after much trial and error I am going to share some ways that I get my kids to wear their hats and …

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Photostory Friday…Our Wonderful Day at the Park!

Photostory Friday…Our Wonderful Day at the Park!

Hosted by Cecily and MamaGeek This is my first Photostory Friday…I thought that I would share some pictures of the girl’s in their new “skinz” and our Wonderful Day at the Park!  Yesterday was a gorgeous day and the weather seemed just perfect for a day at the park.  Just behind our house there is a great bike path that leads all the way to what we like to call “the duck park.” Since the …

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