PATRICE GRELL YURSIK

Easy Living: 5 Things Nobody Tells You about Becoming a Homeowner

Easy Living: 5 Things Nobody Tells You about Becoming a Homeowner

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

Welcome to Easy Living, my new lifestyle column all about the things that make nesting fun and will make your home both unique and beautiful. Here I’m going to cover the things that new homeowners don't think about initially, moving [...]

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Yes. You Can Wash Your Hair With Clay

Yes. You Can Wash Your Hair With Clay

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

Shampoo is awesome and everything, but it isn’t the end all and be all when it comes to getting your hair and scalp clean. Many women with curly hair, natural, Afro-textured hair or who have scalp issues have been looking past the suds [...]

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Music Festival Hair and Beauty Rescue Hacks

Music Festival Hair and Beauty Rescue Hacks

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

Coachella. Bonaroo. Lollapalooza. Those are just the big three of American music festivals – now it seems like every major city has a hot summer music fest that involves a full day – or more – of live music, food and fun in the [...]

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Luxury Candles to Set the Mood

Luxury Candles to Set the Mood

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

The time is right for relaxation and romance. Turn off that main switch and light a candle, why don’t you? What’s that smell? Is that … cucumber melon? If the idea of making your home smell like a popular body spray for teens sounds [...]

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Killer Kimonos – Check Out These Cool Summery Cover-Ups

Killer Kimonos – Check Out These Cool Summery Cover-Ups

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

Summer’s traditional wardrobe has long been about shorts, mini skirts, short dresses and tank tops – all sleeveless and short everything. But what if you want a little mystery and drama with your summer look? Enter the kimono. [...]

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5 Beautiful Uses For Olive Oil

5 Beautiful Uses For Olive Oil

  by Patrice Grell Yursik

You use it to whip up a salad dressing or sauté up some chicken and garlic spinach. It resides in your kitchen in a glass bottle or one of those fancy spray cans. Olive oil is versatile when it comes to its culinary uses. But did you know [...]

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