By Alice W. I have always had thick, wavy and a little bit curly hair. Growing up, I battled with mountains of frizz and spit ends. I have often found myself almost tearing my hair out over how unmanageable it can be sometimes! Over the years, I have tried so many different things to try to fix some of my hair’s… Read More
Do you wish your teeth were whiter, but don’t want to spend the money or expose yourself to the chemicals in tooth whitening procedures? Me, too! That’s why I’m glad I found oil pulling. Today I’m going to tell you how to strengthen and whiten your teeth naturally–with coconut oil! When I first tried oil pulling, I admit it wasn’t… Read More
Fashion is one of my favorite things. Modest, classy fashion, that is! I am the only girl at our house, with two younger brothers, so I have a closet full of clothes all to myself. But the finishing touch is what I’m excited to tell you about today… jewelry! I wear dangly earrings almost every day. And when I’m not, I’m wearing… Read More
“Oh, you got your bangs cut!”
I always cringe when I hear how easily my bang trim job gets noticed. Especially when it’s my little girl whose bangs got cut just a bit too short.
It’s kind of like how I have to tell myself to stop adding ginger or chili powder when I think a bit more is needed; I have to tell myself to stop snipping the bangs when they seem just a bit too long. Because likely, after the soup has cooked or the bangs have dried, they will be just right.
I was born with a head full of curly hair. Well, actually, I was bald. But as soon as I got hair, it was snarly and kinky and very ill-behaved. One of my earliest memories was of me sitting on a stool in the bathroom, holding on to the doorknob for dear life so I wouldn’t fall off while my… Read More
According to all the old books, a lady must have soft hands — and lips, too, of course. But that was back in the day that a lady didn’t wash her own dishes or dig in her own garden.