Category Archives for Simple Self Improvement

Apple Cider Vinegar Shampoo: Is It Really Worth It? An ACV Rinse and Shampoo Test On Long Hair

Of course, I was fascinated with all the Facebook ads that were popping up on my iPhone screen about the apple cider vinegar​ (ACV) shampoo. Does it work? Or is this just a new trend? Hmm, I was in a perfect situation jump on the bandwagon and put it to the test!

I have a love/hate relationship with hair. I prefer having short hair. However, ever since my grandmother passed away from breast cancer, it’s been on my bucket list to grow my hair out long enough to donate.

My grandmother loved hair. Correction: she loved her hair! I know...such a rare quality to be in love with your own hair! Needless to say, going through chemo and losing her hair was a devastating blow to her self-esteem. Wigs itched, irritated her scalp and looked fake were her biggest complaints. And she was never given the opportunity to have a natural hair wig. 

This inspired me to grow my hair long enough to give someone the opportunity to have a natural hair wig. It’s a big world, and I’m sure there is another woman in need out there just like my grandma. But growing out my short hair to long, was a bit of a challenge.

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Workout Routines, Plans, Videos, Equipment, Clothes & Accessories For Under $50!

​Getting into a workout routine can be expensive ya'll!

​We feel pressured to stay in shape when we go off to college. Most of the time, we don't have our own homes, we rent tiny apartments and so we must pay for the price of gym memberships.

Then, life always has a way of pressuring us to stay fit​. We may work full-time, go to school or have side hustles (blog!). ​After the birth of kids, there is an immense pressure to get back in shape to our pre-pregnancy figures. Arrgh! Our time is limited. And a steady workout routine at a gym is not always feasible. 

​However, there are ways to start building fitness into your home, in limited space, on a tiny budget.

Ready to get started?!

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