All posts by: Dione Laufenberg

Staying COVID Safe on our Summer Family Vacation

It’s a lot to take in How have you been doing?  I haven’t had the time or energy to write much more than a caption since this virus hit.  Lately...

Spa and Salon Survival Tips for social distancing and the Corona Virus!

Better Together This is a trying time for all of us.  We are inundated with bad news, fear, and uncertainty,  I cannot imagine what my partners who own brick and mortar businesses...

New Wash Day Routine & Misha’s 1st Hair Straightening

Today I watched the documentary on Amazon Prime called Back to Natural.  It was a good reminder of why continuing the conversation about ethnic hair and identity is important.  It is a topic...

5 Lessons learned while pursuing the entrepreneur’s dream!

Some Of y’all are waiting for something amazing to happen to you, but that’s just not me. Some Of y’all are holding back on your dreams, but that’s just not...

Celebrating the dream, a family trip to Lake Geneva

Repeat, Repeat!  We’ve got a thing going with doubling back on vacation locations.  It’s a neat idea to experience the same place as a couple, and then return for a trip with...

Five non-negotiables for curly kid’s hair!

Doing the girl’s hair week after week can at times be daunting.  There are days that I’m not in the mood, my back is aching and I just want to chill.  The...

El Dorado Royale & El Dorado Casitas Review. A member’s perspective.

“Soaked up the sun Felt the breeze,  Melted in his arm Tasted the sea” Dione Buying into vacation memberships I hate being oversold and underwhelmed.  Satisfaction is often determined by expectations.  This...

Is lying about Santa a breach of trust with your kids?

Everything is happening sooner than I anticipated.   The holidays popped up without notice and no true transition from fall to winter ever occurred.  But that’s Wisconsin for you, just when you pull...

Five Steps to By-pass Holiday Stress!

Now that we have given gratitude for all that we have, can we have a real conversation about the anxiety and stress that comes with the Holiday Season?  You have the...

Princess Jasmine Party Planning Guide

One of the greatest pleasures of parenting is experiencing life through the eyes of your kids.  Watching them explore, understand or take in an event for the first time that seems...