3 Easy Bobby Pin Hair Styles

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I love the Fall and Winter seasons, but it can do some serious damage to my hair. Those winds wreak havoc on my long locks and it forces me, at times, to pull them into a boring ponytail. Instead of going for an elastic, try pinning your tresses back with … Continue reading

Back to School Hair Prep

Back to School Hair Prep

Part of our back to school hair prep is making sure our girls’ bathroom is in great shape. That means it’s got to have all the supplies the girls are going to need to start the year off right AND that it’s organized. Getting organized and having the right supplies, … Continue reading

Best Dry Shampoo

living proof dry shampoo

I’m a no-shampoo convert. I need the best dry shampoo I can find.  Since 2008, I’ve cut way back on shampooing. It’s no accident that this coincided with having my second child. I simply had less time for beauty rituals. But there was a bonus to letting the shampooing go…I … Continue reading

BanaBean: Subscription Hair Accessory Box for Girls

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Little girls love accessories: bows and headbands to name a few. But they are also notorious for losing them. I remember buying my friend’s daughter a gorgeous handmade hairband (pretty pricey one, too) that she loved—but also lost about 2 hours later. Lesson learned. As part of our subscription obsession, … Continue reading

Game Day Ready With Forever 21 and Ribbon Braids

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I’m a big sports fan, but never at the expense of looking cute. Sometimes it’s hard to find flattering women’s sportswear that won’t break the bank. Luckily for us sporty girls, Forever 21 has come to the rescue with adorable NBA shirts, hoodies, and even fitted dresses with your favorite … Continue reading

Summer Hair Recovery

summer hair care

I can’t honestly say I regret a single moment I spent in the pool or at the beach this summer. Sunshine and sand make me happy. I’m definitely the “fun mom” when I can go into the water and play. Now that Fall is here in earnest, I got a … Continue reading

No More Tangles Hair Tips for Back to School

tangle talk event

I’m sharing my top styling tips for girls with long hair. Both my girls have long hair–they love the look, but HATE the brushing. Yes, they want the trends they see on their favorite shows and on social media–braids, ponytails, buns–but they fuss over styling sessions. These girls watch hair … Continue reading