Flat Twists into French Twist Updo #NaturalHair #Hairstyle

This hairstyle was completed with absolutely no forethought or planning. All I knew was that I was going to be transitioning my daughter's hair out of some chunky box twists that were done in a rush two weeks ago (right when the batteries were dead in all of my cameras) into something a little more purposeful. Of course, I didn't figure out until I got to the end what exactly that "purposeful" look was going to be ....more

Our Completed DIY Felix the Cat Costume Video #Halloween

I haven't had a chance to type up the tutorial of how we achieved this look, but I wanted to give everyone a chance to enjoy the video of the final costume today, on Halloween! Read more » ...more

Sunburst Flat Rope Twist Bangs with Box Two-Strand Twists #NaturalHair #Hairstyle

This lovely hairstyle is our 2014 school picture 'do and we couldn't be happier with how it turned out. I've already posted our tips for preparing for school photos and did my best to heed my own advice. This look allowed me to get a photo that shows her length while also ensuring that her hair will stayed presentable and out of her face when photo day rolled around ....more

NOW AVAILABLE: Our Book Is Available for Purchase in Print and Kindle Editions

Yay! At long last, we are pleased to announce that our book is now available for purchase! We are offering both print and ebook versions, available via Amazon for your convenience ....more

Braided and Pinned Cornrows with Side Bangs

We're heading into week for with our back-to-school hairstyle and, as promised, I'm posting one more updated look that she'll be wearing to finish off this 'do before we restyle for school photos next weekend. Read more » ...more

Cornrowed Headband: Our Back-to-School Hairstyle Update

Believe it or not, this hairstyle is exactly the same hairstyle that we set for my daughter's back-to-school look a few weeks back. The only difference between that look and this one is in how we styled it. One of the things that I love about styles like these is their versatility ....more

Curled Front Boxed Braids and Staggered Back Cornrows #Hairstyle #Tutorial

You'd think that I had learned my lesson about box braids on long hair when we did a whole head of them this summer and they took forever and a day to remove. Well, I did. Sort of ....more

2014 Back-to-School Round-Up: Hairstyles, Lunches, and More!

It's that time of year again! I can't believe my daughter is starting the 2nd grade this week. When I started this blog back in 2010 she had just started her first year of preschool ....more

Something Big Is in the Works and Coming Soon

We haven't been posting a ton of things this summer, but we have a very good reason why. Read more » ...more

Box Twists with Organic Parts and Front Flat Rope Twists #Hairstyle #NaturalHair

Well. We just finished four weeks of swim lessons and camp and finally removed the box braids that we formed from the first of our summer hairstyles. Now we're moving onto the last of our summer hairstyles ....more