Treat Yourself to a Year of Birchbox

By Erin Oltmanns

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Balance. All opinions are my own. Two of my favorite things are combining forces! Snacks and beauty products! No really. The way to my heart is through snack bars and lipstick. Many people in my life have called me out over the years for b... Read More

My Birth Story – A Fresh ‘Do For the Delivery

By Amy Allen Johnson

A girl born in the '70s in Indianapolis. Third child to a couple who'd left their home state of Utah for graduate school in the midwest, a first job in New York and then a job transfer back to Indy. In many ways, my birth story feels so typically typical that it hardly warrants recording.... Read More

A Little Hair Love from Aveda {Contest Closed}

By Erin Oltmanns

Thank you to everyone that left a comment! This contest is now closed. Congratulations to our winner, Kathleen Gereg. I used to think that women that got “the mom chop” haircut did it to save styling time. Now I know better. My shoulder-length hair is the source of limitless entertainment fo... Read More

DIY Hair Accessories

By Emily Falconbridge

Make your head happy with one of these easy-peasy hairbands! While jeans and tops can be fickle (fitting one day, horribly tight the next – rude!), hair accessories are always your best friend – cheerful, fun and always a perfect fit – especially when you make them custom to your size and need... Read More

I’m Gonna Wash That Gray Right Out of My Hair©

By Tracy Beckerman

OK, I admit it: I color my hair. Sometime between age thirty-five and recently, the gray hairs started coming in fast and furious.  I’m assuming it was age-related, and not a result of being a stressed-out mother of two kids, a dog, lizard, chinchilla, and assorted fish.  But I was less concerne... Read More