Confident Curly Kiddos

“In the US, we found that curls were both an emotionally and culturally charged topic for women… Dove Hair uncovered several powerful insights around curls in the US. Shockingly, only 4 out of 10 girls with curly-hair think their hair is beautiful. However, there was a silver lining: these girls are significantly more likely to … Continue reading

Friday Inspiration

For as long as I can remember, straight hair has always been portrayed in the media as prettier.  Now, with the use of social media, I subscribe to the content and images that matter most to me.  The ones that are relevant, appealing, and inspiring.  I no longer go to the glamour magazines that pick … Continue reading

Heaven in a Spray Bottle

Hi Guys, Do you have kiddos with curls?  I have been searching and searching for the best detangler for my daughter’s, sometimes, unruly bedhead and I think I have finally found it!  SheaMoisture’s Coconut & Hibiscus Kids Extra-Moisturizing Detangler leaves Declan’s hair frizz-free and so soft and manageable.  The smell is reminiscent of a tropical … Continue reading

Breaking the Cycle

My 2.5 year old daughter, Declan, has the most BEAUTIFUL hair and guess what? She’s got curls. Her soft spirals are what dreams are made of! She reminds me of Shirley Temple. But how can I teach Declan to love her curls when I spent most of my life hating mine? I am surrounded by … Continue reading

Human Growth Hormone Happiness

Being 20 weeks pregnant and happy, I have noticed a recent and major growth / health spurt in my hair. This can’t all be attributed to the pregnancy though. For months I have been wearing my hair naturally curly by using less heat, styling products and chemicals and washing it far less. BUT the prenatal … Continue reading

3′” More Inches

HELLO! It has been awhile and I apologize for being MIA. I spent that last several weeks offering my time, support and comfort to my family and to my dad. He experienced a slew of unexpected complications post, what should have been, a routine surgery. He is getting better day by day but it was … Continue reading

H2O

I just got back from California where the moisture levels were kicking my hair’s butt. If you reference an earlier post, you will understand my hatred for this substance called HUMIDITY. However; in my quest to find the positive in everything, I decided I would look at humidity from an optimist’s approach. On sharecare.com I … Continue reading