All posts by: Dione Laufenberg

36 Protective hairstyles for girls with textured hair!

They say that with crisis comes evolution, and I hope that they are right.  That we all take this opportunity to open up our minds.   Maybe this time, we can get... Read More

Staying COVID Safe on our Summer Family Vacation

It’s a lot to take in How have you been doing?  I haven’t had the time or energy to write much more than a caption since this virus hit.  Lately... Read More

Spa and Salon Survival Tips for social distancing and the Corona Virus!

Better Together This is a trying time for all of us.  We are inundated with bad news, fear, and uncertainty,  I cannot imagine what my partners who own brick and mortar businesses... Read More

New Wash Day Routine & Misha’s 1st Hair Straightening

Today I watched the documentary on Amazon Prime called Back to Natural.  It was a good reminder of why continuing the conversation about ethnic hair and identity is important.  It is a topic... Read More

5 Lessons learned while pursuing the entrepreneur’s dream!

Some Of y’all are waiting for something amazing to happen to you, but that’s just not me. Some Of y’all are holding back on your dreams, but that’s just not... Read More

Celebrating the dream, a family trip to Lake Geneva

Repeat, Repeat!  We’ve got a thing going with doubling back on vacation locations.  It’s a neat idea to experience the same place as a couple, and then return for a trip with... Read More

Five non-negotiables for curly kid’s hair!

Doing the girl’s hair week after week can at times be daunting.  There are days that I’m not in the mood, my back is aching and I just want to chill.  The... Read More

El Dorado Royale & El Dorado Casitas Review. A member’s perspective.

“Soaked up the sun Felt the breeze,  Melted in his arm Tasted the sea” Dione Buying into vacation memberships I hate being oversold and underwhelmed.  Satisfaction is often determined by expectations.  This... Read More

Is lying about Santa a breach of trust with your kids?

Everything is happening sooner than I anticipated.   The holidays popped up without notice and no true transition from fall to winter ever occurred.  But that’s Wisconsin for you, just when you pull... Read More

Five Steps to By-pass Holiday Stress!

Now that we have given gratitude for all that we have, can we have a real conversation about the anxiety and stress that comes with the Holiday Season?  You have the... Read More