Beauty Regimen Updates: April

I think it’s time to give you all some personal care/product updates, since it’s been about two months since I began this blog. Here’s what has changed in my routine recently. (Also, I realize I look like a complete goofus in that photo. I haven’t managed to take any other hair photos recently, so you’re … Continue reading

True Colors

It’s bad enough that most mainstream cosmetics and body products contain craptastic ingredients. But when a previously trusted “natural” company reformulates a favorite product, it can feel like a betrayal. This has happened to me several times and for a variety of reasons. You all know that I’m a skeptic, but if I find a … Continue reading

Upcoming Posts

Hello, readers! I haven’t posted in a few days, but I’m still here and busily brainstorming new entries. Here’s a sneak preview of what I have in the works: 1. A follow-up polenta post with a special dinner event–my friend Tony has graciously invited me to hear about his family’s traditions surrounding the cooking of … Continue reading

Obligatory Media Post

I’ve been recommending products to you, dear readers, but to what end? What do you gain by taking my advice? I remember being in middle school and, like many others, struggling to fit in. I recall begging my mother to buy me Hollister clothing (perish the thought) and wishing for a certain body shape and … Continue reading

In Defense of the Unwashed + Routine Simplicity

You all know that I am quite skeptical of many things: fad diets, miracle wrinkle creams, magical superfoods, or anything that claims to “show results overnight.” But when the worth of something is proven to me, whether through personal trials, or scientific studies, or multiple, unbiased testimonials, I tend to become excited. This excitement usually … Continue reading

Curl Crap

It was inevitable that I would write about hair care for this blog, given that it’s such a huge (volumetrically and metaphorically) part of my life. Any of you who have met me in person know that my hair is…well, Shirley Temple-esque. You also know that I crack jokes about it and complain during particularly … Continue reading

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