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Starting a Victory Garden during a Global Pandemic

Starting a Victory Garden during a Global Pandemic

We are all going a little stir crazy. We don’t know how long the quarantines and social distancing is really going to last. But, thank goodness warm weather is around the corner. Let’s find joy and solace by planting therapeutic backyard Victory Gardens this summer. […]

Easy Steps to Disaster Preparedness

Easy Steps to Disaster Preparedness

Everyone preps in one way or another. When you buy toilet paper or laundry soap, you typically buy more than just what you need for the week. You probably store the extra roles of toilet paper in your cabinet and get more before you get […]

Podcast Episode 4: When Should You Change CG Products?

Podcast Episode 4: When Should You Change CG Products?

One of the most tempting things to do with Curly Girl (CG), is to buy too many new products and get lost in trying new routines. If there is no method to the madness, you may have trouble getting the results you want. After many […]

Podcast Episode 2: Starting the Curly Girl Method

Podcast Episode 2: Starting the Curly Girl Method

If you know me at all, then you know I’ve become a full-on advocate for the Curly Girl Method. My hair was damaged and seemed beyond hope, but the CGM brought it back to life. The CGM has made it easier to take care of […]

Pre-K at Home: 10 Easy Ideas for Early Education

Pre-K at Home: 10 Easy Ideas for Early Education

Are you thinking about homeschooling? My kids have all been itching to learn, starting around 2.5 (and way too young to send to school). I took advantage of their curiosity and started early education at home. Preschool and kindergarten topics are so easy and don’t […]

Fudgy Chocolate Chunk Homemade Brownie Recipe

Fudgy Chocolate Chunk Homemade Brownie Recipe

Brownies are one of my favorite desserts. I really can’t believe I waited so long to make homemade brownies. This recipe is so tasty–better than box mixes. Making brownies from scratch doesn’t take a lot more effort than using a box mix. Fudgy Chocolate Chunk […]

Valentine’s Day Kids Craft: Sweet Link Chain

Valentine’s Day Kids Craft: Sweet Link Chain

I love Valentine’s Day. One of my favorite memories as a young kid was creating a heart banner. I did a spin on this with a paper chain craft since my kids aren’t ready to cut hearts out quite yet. You can cut strips yourself […]

Finding Your Inner Peace as a Mother

Finding Your Inner Peace as a Mother

When you have babies or toddlers, you sometimes don’t even realize how exhausted you are. Self-care for moms is a popular topic right now, and I think there are some very important aspects to it. You need those moments to collect yourself and rejuvenate. These […]

Welcome to the Crew, Caesar!

Welcome to the Crew, Caesar!

We got a Christmas puppy. Not your typical peeing, chewing, sharp-nailed fluffy squish with puppy breath, but a mature dog. I’ve been wanting a dog/puppy/pet (owl?!?) for a while now, so this wasn’t a quick decision, even though it happened over night. The kids have […]

Holiday Sugar Cookie Recipe

Holiday Sugar Cookie Recipe

This delicious sugar cookie recipe for the holidays is perfect for cutting out and frosting. The “secret ingredients” make this recipe unique, but offer a perfect sugar cookie. Sugar Cookie Recipe for Cutouts Cream together: 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 1 cup butter 2 eggs […]