Category Archives: Beauty

Summer Beauty Routine-No Makeup

  I am spending the summer sans makeup, and it is wonderful! It all started on my UK trip. I was already using both of these products, but adding Lancome foundation and coverup to my routine. Maybe the fact that … Continue reading

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“Almost” Cut My Hair

Another post about my hair journey? Yes, it seems so. Previous hair posts; from oldest to newest,Β here, and here, and here! Today I want to relate the story of the last time I did cut my hair a couple weeks … Continue reading

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In the purple-have I sold out the gray?

A couple years ago I decided to embrace reality and let my hair go gray. Needless to say, my decision met with some interesting reactions, including “it will make you look old”, “you’re so brave”, et al. In fact the … Continue reading

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Changing it Up in 2014-my Confession

This is the picture that started it all. Isn’t that usually the way? Now of course there is nothing I can do about the fact that at 5’5″, I am the shortest one in my immediate family, and my niece … Continue reading

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Lancome and Lemon Balm-an update on beauty

I’m one of those people who is always open to change, in fact I relish it, however when it comes to beauty products I do tend to stick to my tried and true, even after those products have outlived their … Continue reading

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My No-Poo Experiment

Have you heard about the no-poo trend? It has nothing to do with bathroom habits! “Poo” is short for shampoo, and there are literally hundreds of blogs and youtube videos touting the advantages of throwing away your shampoo and conditioner … Continue reading

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To gray or not to gray; that is the hairy question

This is the picture that started it all. From More magazine probably two years ago now, and gorgeous! But after beating back the gray for so long now (first gray? maybe 40s, but now the procession is fast and furious), … Continue reading

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