How to Get Natural Wavy Curls

This past year, I realized I was straightening and then, ironically, curling, my hair more than usual (you know, to get those smooth, big spiral curls, yeah, no one has that hair naturally). And despite coloring much less, my hair was in worse condition than it had been in for a long while. That’s when I decided to give it a break and see what I could find out about how to restore my long-suppressed curls. 

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Christmas 2017 and the aftermath

The wind sounds like it’s on a mission to liberate our roof (and possibly relocate us to Oz) and it’s about 14 degrees Fahrenheit out there. I’ve just sat down with my very ill child after dealing with the projectile vomit, which covered an impressive area of living room. She is sleeping now, poor kid. […]

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Current Favorite Essential Oil Blends

I feel as though this post has been awhile coming. Over the past year, I’ve become a complete essential oil devotee! Essential oils sparked my curiosity years ago, but last spring, a friend’s enthusiasm for EOs (during yoga sessions) rekindled my interest. For the better part of 2017, my EO collection has been growing exponentially! […]

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Review: Rituel de Fille – Enchanting Clean Beauty

Planning an updated post soon! It’s August 2018, and I’m still loving this brand! Generally, whenever I want to try out a new makeup look, I don’t have to look much farther than my own collection. I mean how many shades of red and nude lipstick can there be? Take strobing (ahem, highlighting); let’s just […]

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Autumn Health Goals

Hello again. Every summer it’s the same story; I have a loads of blog ideas that never quite make it to post phase. Hopefully I’ll actually post this one (if you’re reading it–success)!  This summer I’ve been particularly busy at work, which is certainly not a bad thing, but I do feel a bit rubbish […]

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February Musings and Shopping Detox

February is the month when winter begins to feel perpetual. This time of year, hot, sandy summer days seem eons away and the trees look like they may never turn green again. But this year what’s normally the coldest month, has been unseasonably warm. As in 70 degrees instead of hovering around the 20s. While thoughts of […]

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