Category Archives: Hair and Skin Care

Quarantine haircuts

Actually, this is the process regardless of what’s going on in the wider world… The usual progression: 1. Boys get haircuts and complain vociferously. 2. Hair eventually grows back. 3. Lengthening hair requires combing, washing, and other forms of personal … Continue reading

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How to get diesel out of clothes

Necessity is the mother of invention, and sometimes, the mother of “call someone who knows and ask them if they’ve come up with a solution rather than re-inventing the wheel ourselves.” Necessity this time was created by Rosebud.  She asked … Continue reading

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Love is…

…what leads me to massage Bag Balm on the Moose’s back at 1:00 AM when he’s fussy, because it has broken out and itches. Even though he did it to himself, by dragging a chair over to the counter, and raiding the … Continue reading

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Fennel Hair and Skin Tonic

Every so often, even with my regular hair care routine, my hair will start feeling rough.  Or greasy.  Or both. When shampoo and conditioner won’t do the trick, what’s a girl to do?  Particularly if you’re sensitive to parabens and … Continue reading

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