Mandalas, archetypes, to-do lists, good shopping, and coloring book apps. Some recent finds from around the web. Enjoy! Continue reading Friday Favorite Five
Year-end best-of and 2016 to-dos. For auld lang syne, my dear! Continue reading Friday Favorite Five: Happy 2016!
1. 20 bizarre gifts for under $5 on Amazon, via Mashable Sharing mostly because I can’t believe this cute Nessie ladle is only $2. 2. 20 stylish ’70s movies everyone should see, via GQ From the fetish-y Clockwork Orange to super-preppy Love Story, it’s impossible to pick a fave. 3. Can you pass this financial literary test? via BoingBoing Only 33% of 150k people in 140 countries … Continue reading Friday Favorite Five
1. The weirdest stuff we’ve tried to use as dry shampoo, via The Cut Don’t knock cornstarch till you’ve tried it! Mix in a dash of cocoa powder if you’re a brunette 😉 2. Think twice before you buy these beauty products, via Refinery29 An EXCELLENT report on diversion, a.k.a. grey market products, a practice that not only harms the beauty industry but could put the consumer in danger, … Continue reading Friday Favorite Five
I’m super-excited to let you know my newest book is now available for sale on Amazon! It’s called How to Survive Beauty School: The Ultimate, No-Nonsense Guide to Thriving as a Cosmetology Student, and it is THE go-to resource for anyone contemplating going to cosmetology school or who is currently a cosmo student! The book includes a whole bunch of tips, advice, and wisdom … Continue reading My New Book, now available on Amazon! How to Survive Beauty School: The Ultimate, No-Nonsense Guide to Thriving as a Cosmetology Student
About the Book Many of you have already been following along for a while; several of you are also new followers who reached this blog via some of my natural health and beauty tips. To all of you, hello and welcome! In 2012, I created a yearlong blog project, in which I posted a new tip each week, right here on this blog. All the … Continue reading My New Book! A Year of Natural Health & Beauty: 52 Easy, Frugal, Natural Ideas to Enhance Your Mind, Body, and Spirit
This is a fun little thing: a writing exercise using a certain set of words. I used cosmetology-related words and wrote a short story using those words. At just under 1,000 words, it’s a bit of flash fiction that only takes a few minutes to read. So, here you go. Enjoy! 🙂 The Examination The music came on suddenly, awakening me from a deep sleep. I heard … Continue reading A Cosmetology Short Story: The Examination