Lifestyle, mom life

Q-Kids: String Hair Wraps

I grew up in the 90's and hair styles were different. Top of the trends were hair wraps. I know you remember, don't deny it. All you do is start with one of those little plastic hair ties that are super hard to get out and bundle up a small section of hair usually next… Continue reading Q-Kids: String Hair Wraps


Un-gifting Perfectionism

I'm prepping and planning for the most joyful day of the year, today, Christmas. The goal in my mind is the perfect event: the kids will be adorable, the food delicious, my look flawless. But it won't be. Never totally is, at least in my mind. I made this confession to my Bible study buddy… Continue reading Un-gifting Perfectionism


Knotted: Plots & Rapunzel’s Hair

I have longer hair and on occasion (more than I'd care to admit) I don't get a chance to brush it. While this isn't a great place to be for my hair, it's excellent for a story plot. No one wants to be board. No one wants to be able to guess the ending. Every… Continue reading Knotted: Plots & Rapunzel’s Hair

DIY, Lifestyle

Kicking Out Chemicals, A Lifestyle Shift

It's funny how kids can change a person's perspective and I'm no exception. I've been slowly dipping my toe into a chemical free (or a least greatly reduced) life. It all started with a batch of DIY laundry detergent as a way to save some money. But when I noticed my family's skin clearing up… Continue reading Kicking Out Chemicals, A Lifestyle Shift

DIY, Lifestyle

DIY Hair Comb Embellishments

I've been informed by my mother that hair combs were the rave of the 80's. Which makes them overdue for a come back in my opinion. Not only do these handy combs keep your locks in place they are way easier to handle than bobby pins (enter rant of annoyance for bobby pins here). I… Continue reading DIY Hair Comb Embellishments


Lavender Unicorn Hair DIY

I have been rocking purple hair for awhile now so I thought I would give a tutorial on how to temporarily color your hair.  Before getting the color you see here I had my hair lightened by a professional in a salon.  You can do this tutorial without bleaching your hair at all, the color… Continue reading Lavender Unicorn Hair DIY