Short Hair Care Routine


About a month ago, I did something pretty spontaneous — something I don’t do often — and decided to chop my hair. With the majority of my time spent chasing around a very busy baby, I quickly learned how difficult it was to care for my long hair and often ended up throwing it in a ponytail or messy bun to avoid getting my hair yanked out by little 8-month-old fingers.

I have super thick hair and though most people said my hair would change post pregnancy, the thickness has remained pretty much the same. The only thing that’s really changed is the number of gray hairs on top of my head, but that’s a whole other post for a whole other day. But thick, long hair isn’t easy to tame when you don’t have much ‘me’ time in the schedule — so I was ready to say goodbye to lengthy locks and opt for what I respectfully refer to as my new mom do.

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DIY – Work for Hire


We tend to think that we have this whole parenting thing down to a science and then WHAM! Out of nowhere, it seems, our little one will throw a major curve ball that leaves our heads spinning. I’m talking chores, charts, allowances and a super easy diy project that will maybe help or at least inspire how you teach that big R word to your kids. (you know what I’m talking about – responsibility!)

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