May 2020 - Della Devoted

Staying Healthy At Home With Table Tennis

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When I look back at my childhood, one of my favorite games to play in school was Table Tennis. It was offered in Elementary all the way up to High School. It was such a fun game that kept you physically active even if you had to stay indoors on a rainy or cold day. Now that we are having to social distance, I've been considering different ways to keep my family healthy at home. One of those ways is by playing Table Tennis.

The Best Organic Beauty Products for Mom

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Now more than ever, it's essential to take care of yourself. Every mom deserves time for self-care so that she can decompress and center herself. Even with the whole family at home and everyone clamoring for your attention, don't feel bad about taking an hour or two for yourself. It will keep you mentally and physically healthy. Better still, you can care for yourself with organic beauty products, which are safe for everyone.

The Boost Your Life Needed

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If you feel like your life needs a boost at the minute, we completely understand. Life has become so different to what we used to know it to be. The countries that were shut down, and are still shut down, are some of the biggest countries in the world. Life went to a way that nobody had ever experienced before, and for some people this was rather overwhelming. All of a sudden we couldn't go out, we couldn't go and eat food in our favorite restaurants, we couldn't do anything we were used to doing. Some of you may have lost your job, you may have suffered with mental health problems, or you may have just gone with the flow and did your own thing. However this has made you feel, however it has affected you, and however you went about dealing with it all, your life might need a boost right now. You need a chance to treat yourself and to give your life a boost of happiness and excitement. Despite life definitely not returning to normal just yet, there are still plenty of ways that you can treat yourself, whether that be something good for your body, mind, or your soul. All you have to do is keep on reading and we'll enlighten you with a few great ideas that we have. 

Quarantine Graduation Party

The Coronavirus has made graduation so hard on everyone, especially the seniors. I am especially thankful that my son is only a Kindergarten graduate during a time like this. However, every graduate deserves to be celebrated for all of  their hard work. So a Quarantine Graduation Party is exactly what  we did for out little Kindergarten graduate.

Getting Your Foodie Fix During Lockdown

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Coronavirus has impacted all of our lives in more ways than we probably even realise. We know about the tragic death toll and health issues many are experiencing, we know about the financial implications it’s had for us and the economy as a whole. But one of the main things that have made the entire thing more difficult has been our loss of freedoms. Of course, lockdown and quarantine measures are most definitely a good thing and help to keep us safe, but it can still be a difficult pill to swallow knowing we have a whole summer ahead of us without being able to do the activities we enjoy. All we can do is follow the rules and try and make the most of things, and as a foodie this can mean enjoying delicious dinners with members of your household. As the weather continues to improve, getting outside more can make everyone feel better, and there are a few different ways we can serve up lunches and dinners to keep things more interesting. Here are some ideas!

Ease Digestion When You Love Sweet Treats

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Would you have a slice of cake?

It’s hard to refuse such a sweet invitation. However, sweet treats can have a dark side and affect your digestion. Indeed, there’s nothing worse than enjoying a yummy and moist slice of home-baked cake one minute, and the next experiencing bloating or stomach cramps. There could be many different reasons affecting your digestion. Gluten intolerance or gluten excess can be one of the most common causes of discomfort, for instance. Looking on the bright side of baking: You can find a gut-friendly alternative for most issues. 

The Things to Know Before Buying an Instant Pot

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If you haven’t heard of an Instant Pot, then where have you been? A lot of people would class it as a pressure cooker, which it is, albeit an electric one. However, Instant Pot is also able to perform a number of other different functions, from being used as a slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, warmer, saute pan, and even a yogurt maker. It is a multi-cooker that can replace many items in your kitchen, and be used in one. But is it any good? Will it be worth the money? Here are some things that everyone should know about an Instant Pot, before they part with their cash to buy one.

Senso Minds: Sensory Integration Kit Review

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Have you heard about Senso Minds? I had never heard about this amazing company until recently. Senso Minds offers a line of sensory products that help children remain calm and focused in overwhelming environments. 

How To Stop Your Kids From Eating Too Much Sugar During Lockdown

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Kids are sugar addicts. Whenever they have the chance to eat something sweet and sugary, they grasp it with both hands. Throughout your normal life, you probably manage to restrict their sugar intake quite well. But, thanks to lockdown, your kids might be going sugar crazy!

They’re bored in the house, which means they take to eating lots of snacks and treats all the time. They’re dipping in and out of the Nutella jar, taking chocolate from the fridge, and so on. Worse, you feel bad for them being at home and may reward them with extra sweets to help them cope. 

Clearly, this isn’t wise at all. So, how do you stop your kids from eating too much sugar while they’re locked inside? 

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