Baking Soda Uses: 10 Simple Hacks

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Baking soda uses usually involve keeping your refrigerator fresh. But there are so many other things you can do with it. When I was a kid, baking soda was the answer to everything – like Windex in the movie, My Big Fat Greek wedding. That’s right. Baking soda was my Mom’s special antidote to everything. It’s convenient…

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Best Naturally Curly Hair Oils


There are so many oils for natural hair. But, just like finding the perfect shoes, it may take a while to find the best naturally curly hair oils. My children and I have completely different textures. Princess has a soft 3a/3b pattern. Her little brother has a tighter 3c texture, while I have a 4c…

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Easy Curly Hair Bun Style Tutorial


Protective styles are the way to go during cold months, and a hair bun style is a great option for our Curly Hairstyle of the Week. Why? Well, for starters it helps to retain moisture. It also protects the ends of the hair from damage. The best part is that you can achieve a bun…

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What Should Kids do With Halloween Candy?


Halloween is over and your kids have tons of sugary treats left. Should they dive into their Halloween candy as soon as possible? Probably not. Dentists are urging parents to take steps to protect their children’s teeth. While they don’t want to spoil the fun, they say it’s important that “parents make sensible decisions about…

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Easy Halloween Costume Solutions With Scotch™ Essentials


This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ScotchClothingEssentials #CollectiveBias Halloween Costume Solutions With Scotch™ Essentials When it comes to celebrating Halloween, costumes are just as important as candy. Some parents purchase a new Halloween costume for their kids every year. But, I’ve been known to…

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7 Ways to Wear an Infinity Scarf


One of my daughter’s favorite accessories for fall is the infinity scarf. It keeps her warm on chilly mornings and it also adds flare to any outfit. She came up with seven ways to rock an infinity scarf. 7 Ways to Wear an Infinity Scarf Basic Tie Loop Place the infinity scarf behind the head…

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Why Does “Mixed Hair Care” Offend Some People?

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The terms “mixed hair care” and “biracial hair care” appears to offend some people. I’m a mom of two multiracial children, and often share mixed hair care tips. In fact, the subject matter is an ongoing theme throughout my blog. As you probably know, my daughter previously grappled with accepting her mixed hair. That struggle inspired our Curly…

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Zipper Braid Hairstyle on Curly Hair

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Zipper braid has been done on straight hair. But I haven’t seen it done on curly hair, so I wanted to give it a try on my daughter’s biracial curls. It’s also a cute back to school hairdo. When it comes to this braided hairstyle, it can get a little tricky. Once you get the…

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