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The Scary Truth About Shampoo

As gross as it sounds, I haven’t used shampoo in about 2 months.  I recently read a story about using baking soda and vinegar in lieu of shampoo and conditioner and decided to try it out.  It’s true, it works — but you have to be one tough cookie not to miss the soapy lather and sweet smell of store bought hair products.  So for the past few months, I’ve been trying out different versions of shampoo and conditioner recipes.  I’ve had some really greasy days, some dry scalp from hell days and some unconquerable knots.  But the search has now ended — I’ve found the perfect shampoo and conditioner recipes and I’m going to share! Continue reading


Weekly Menu, 8/2-8/8

It is so hot here in New Orleans.  So hot, in fact, that I actually feel sorry for my air conditioner.  Despite the heat, I’m baking a fresh loaf of bread today and using it for a couple of my meals this week.  I’m trying to stand over a hot stove as little as possible, so I’m hoping to plan my meals so that the leftovers can be used again.  These are my weekly recipes, Saturday is out to eat and Sunday is left-overs. Continue reading