Curl Care Tips, Curly girl

My Little MermaidΒ 

She did NOT come to play, okay! πŸŠπŸ½β€β™€οΈ Mia says five weeks of swimming class will not mess up her curls! On Sunday night, I could not find her purple swim cap anywhere. We had just used it at my parents' house on the Fourth of July. I thought it may be hiding in the… Continue reading My Little MermaidΒ 

Curly Boy, Dads

Hair Today, Gone Tonight

This is the story of Elijah's second hair cut. His first was in a real barber shop and the whole time he screamed and cried an adorable "NO THANK YOU, NO THANK YOU, NO THANK YOU". The. Entire. Time. Politeness always counts πŸ˜‰. Anyway, the second time his hair grew out, my husband and I… Continue reading Hair Today, Gone Tonight

parenting

Granddaddy Is In Heaven Now…

I've been thinking about writing this blog for a while now, but could not bring myself to do so until today. My grandfather Mr. Andrew Jackson Frost was almost 95 years old, a WWII veteran and husband, passed on June 20, 2017, surrounded by loved ones. He was just 10 days away from celebrating his… Continue reading Granddaddy Is In Heaven Now…

Curly girl, Dads

Real Dads Do Curly HairΒ 

I remember the day we found out we were having a baby girl like it was yesterday. I was laying down on the ultrasound table and Eugene (my husband) was standing behind me to the left. I remember Dr. Amaya saying "you're having a girl"!! I can't recall exactly what I said or did in… Continue reading Real Dads Do Curly HairΒ 

Curl Care Tips, Curly Mom

I Stopped ShampooingΒ 

Years ago a coworker told me her best friend (who is a curly girl) did not shampoo her hair. I thought it was weird but didn't think much more of it at the time. But I never forgot what I heard. Not too long after I purchased Curly Girl: The Handbook. I learned about the… Continue reading I Stopped ShampooingΒ