Baking Soda and Vinegar Hair Care

Hey y’all! A couple folks have been asking for an update on how using baking soda and vinegar instead of shampoo is going for me, so here’s my reply. 🙂 Please overlook the headphones slowly moving around (I was using them as a microphone) and the sound of my ex-navy neighbor who was shooting turkeys…

Makeup Videos + Products

Happy Tuesday, y’all! I have had a couple comments/ questions about makeup lately so I thought I would do a sort of update to my Daily Makeup Routine video I posted August 2012. Here is that video:   Towards the end, I discuss how I think about makeup; that it is the varnish intended to…

Reclaiming Beauty Winner and Make-up Day

Hey! I bet y’all are dying to know who won the giveaway! I thought I’d share something super fun first.  The Botkin ladies were kind and invited me to come out to their place this morning for an experimental “Natural cosmetics mixing day”. They explained the different things (minerals, oxides, pigments, oils, gels) we would…

Daily Makeup Routine

Happy Monday, y’all! It’s only 2pm and I’ve already taken two very long naps. Guess I rested too hard yesterday! 😉 I got so many comments asking for more make-up videos on the Charcoal Eyeliner post that I figured I’d better do it! My sister Willa was so kind and filmed and edited the video…

Charcoal Eyeliner

Hey y’all! Today I thought I’d share part of my make-up routine- eyeliner and mascara! It’s kind of a no-brainer, but I know a video like this would have been helpful for me 7 years ago when I started wearing make up. 😛 Charcoal is super inexpensive (since it hardly takes any) and healthy for…