Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

February 01, 2010

Tips and Tricks: A Flower/Bow Wall

Items Needed: A few feet of ribbon, plastic O-rings, 3M sticky hooks Total Cost:  About $5. When I do my girls hair, I often use flowers or bows to add a little pizzazz (as you may have noticed). However, one problem I am always running into is how to STORE

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Tips and Tricks: A Flower/Bow Wall
December 22, 2009

Tips & Tricks #13: Winter Hair Care…

With the brunt of the winter season already here, I thought it would be a good idea to share with you some winter hair-care tips. These are some that I use, and a few that were recently shared with me. Best 6 Winter Hair-Care Tips 1.) Although you may not

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Tips & Tricks #13: Winter Hair Care...
October 23, 2009

Flat-Iron Curls | Easy Curl Ideas

Here is a very quick and easy way to make hair look elegant in the mornings when the hair is kind of in that “blah” stage. It is very simple to do and all you need is a skinny flat iron to do it. To see your own photo recreations

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September 16, 2009

Tips & Tricks #12: Air or Blow Dry?

Several readers have commented on the shine in my girls’ hair and asked if I air dry or blow dry their hair. It depends. I do both, although one more than the other… Air Drying: The vast majority of the time, I air dry my girls’ hair. We wash their

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Tips & Tricks #12: Air or Blow Dry?
August 28, 2009

Mailbag Q & A: Compliments

I received a wonderful email from Angie commenting on how many compliments she has received on her DD’s hair since she started following this blog! She mentioned that many moms want to know how they can do their daughter’s hair the same way. Here is her question: “Do you have

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Mailbag Q & A: Compliments
August 26, 2009

Look What I Found!!!

Many of you know that I started this blog only 10 months ago (Oct ’08). What you may not know, is that I have been documenting hairstyles since early 2001. With my twins being age two then, and with enough hair to “do”, it became hard to remember all of

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Look What I Found!!!
August 21, 2009

Tips & Tricks #11: Sunburn in Parts…

I received a question on our Facebook Page asking what recommendations I have to prevent sunburn in the parts of a hairdo. Each of us knows how bad these sunburns can hurt, especially when we try to run a comb or brush through it the next day. Plus, when it

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Tips & Tricks #11: Sunburn in Parts...
May 24, 2009

The "Outtie" Braid | Dutch Braid

Now that you have had a few days to try out the French Braid, I would like to add to your knowledge. I had a sweet mother send me some pictures today of the french braids on her daughter. She did a fantastic job on the braids, especially as she

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March 23, 2009

Mailbag Q & A: Rubber Band Tips

Often I get asked about the types of rubber bands I use. I have three types I use regularly. The first looks like this: These are the rubber bands I use on my DD’s hair for things like single ponytails. Hairdo’s where most or all of the hair is gathered

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Mailbag Q & A: Rubber Band Tips
March 18, 2009

Mailbag Q & A: Sit Still for Hairdo's?

Q: How do you get your girls to sit so still while you are pulling and tugging, on their hair? At times I feel like I am torturing my daughter(s)! A: Trust me, we all have our moments. My #3 recently overheard me talking with a friend about my desire

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Mailbag Q & A: Sit Still for Hairdo's?

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