Category Archive: Pintested

Beauty Myths: Detoxing

Google “Detox Diet” and you’ll be given nearly 6 million results. Search “Detox” on Pinterest and you’ll have endless recipes for detoxifying waters, fruits, nuts, lists of foods to never eat, tips on… Continue reading

Overnight Blueberry Croissant Puff

I decided this year that I wanted to make a special Mother’s Day breakfast, instead of just a dessert. But honestly – this blueberry croissant puff is so rich and creamy that it… Continue reading

2014 in Review!

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,000 times in 2014.… Continue reading

Pintested: Baby Oil Gel for Shaving

I kept seeing the Baby Oil Gel for shaving pin making the rounds, so a few months ago I bought some for myself to test it out. I was pretty impressed at first… Continue reading

Pintested: How to Hem Jeans and Keep the Original Hem

As someone who is short, I’ve resigned myself to a lifetime of trying on and buying jeans that are at least two inches too long for me. And some are even worse, going… Continue reading

Pintested: Pony-Tail Curls

Just about every time I’m on Pinterest I see a pin that shows how to curl your hair by putting it into a high ponytail first, and I decided to try it out!

Beauty Myths: Baby Oil + Iodine = No More Hair?

I’ve started seeing this pop up all over Pinterest, more so now that we’re getting closer to summer. The pin is a picture of a pair of legs – one leg is hairy,… Continue reading

DIY Lavender & Gelatin Face Mask

Reposting from my Tumblr with a few new notes! I think it’s important to realize that this mask is not going to grab each individual blackhead out of your face: what it DOES… Continue reading

Pintested: Cracked Heel Remedy

At the risk of being totally gross, the cold, dry Maine weather in winter absolutely destroys my feet and turns them into the hard, cracked, dry bricks. Ew. I’ve tried pumice stones and… Continue reading