Five Habits to Pick up in 2016

New year, new you. Every year people make promises to become a better version of themselves. However, how many people actually stick with their resolutions? It’s important to start 2016 with attainable goals that you can build off of throughout the year. Below are five habits to pick up this year. 1. Wake up earlier. You’ve heard the saying before. It’s time to become the … Continue reading Five Habits to Pick up in 2016

The Truth About Bleaching Your Hair

So this week I made a mistake. I bleached my hair. Now from what I’ve read this is a common mistake that many of us will make at one point or another, which is why I’m writing this post. I want to beg and plead that you avoid bleaching your hair.

So let me give you a little background on my hair. I have very dry hair and I’ve worked so hard to keep my hair hydrated. I’m talking coconut oil, split-end treatments, deep conditioners and avoiding heat on my hair when I can. I must say, my hair has come a very long way and I’ve made my hairdresser very proud.

Now let me give you a little background on my hairdresser. I am very, very picky about who touches my hair. When I say I’ve tried pretty much everyone in Gainesville, you’re probably thinking I’m over exaggerating, but I’m really not. It has gotten to a point where I just stopped going at all and began cutting my own hair for maybe a year and a half (I gave myself the cutest bangs, too). Continue reading “The Truth About Bleaching Your Hair”

Avocado Milkshake

Yummy! I’m so excited to share my favorite sweet snack with you guys today.

I remember when I was at my boyfriend’s house and was asked if I wanted an avocado milkshake. I thought, “Wait, is this a real thing?”

Shortly after, my dad asked me to try a drink he made, and I loved it. When I asked what it was he said it was an avocado milkshake, so I had to get the recipe and share it with all of you!

Lets get to it:

The first thing you need is an avocado, milk, a blender and sugar (optional).

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