Beauty, Tutorials

Nail This: Marbling

I decided to try something different with my nails.  Here’s my first try at marbling my nails. Check out the step-by-step guide below. 1. First get a small dish of water and colors of nail polish. 2. Add tape around the edges of your nails. 3. Add drops nail polish alternating between the two colors in a concentrical pattern onto…

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TAG: 21 Hair Questions

I saw this TAG on Affair With Beauty’s Blog and thought it was cute.  So, I tagged myself, lol.  Check out her answers: here. 1. Why did you start taking better care of your hair?I moved to a new state and could not for the life of me find a decent hair stylist to do my hair.  So, I had to…

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Cooking Chronicles, Lifestyle

French Onion Soup

I was going to the farmers Market and decided to try making something new using fresh ingredients.  After a quick search of my favorite Food Network Star, Tyler Florence, I jotted down the ingredients for his French Onion Soup.   Melt 2 Tablespoons of unsalted butter over medium heat.  Add 1 onion* (sliced), 1 garlic clove (chopped), 2 bay leaves,…

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My Relaxed Hair

Flat Ironed Hair

As the weather has gotten warmer, I’ve found myself flat ironing my hair more often than usual.  Since June, I’ve flat ironed my hair 3 times already (yikes).   With that I’m beginning to realize that I’m not very good at styling my hair.  I can typically get the front to look decent/good.  But the back of my head always…

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