Thursday, November 7, 2013

I chopped my hair


That right there is 10 inches of my hair, cut and (almost) ready to be sent to Locks of Love. I have wanted to cut my hair for so long, but every time I got close, everyone would talk me out of it. This time I only told a handful of people and just did it. And, I freaking LOVE it.

Before:

After: 

Coming from someone who has had long, long hair since the 6th grade, I can officially say that long hair is sorta, kinda overrated! I've only lived with this hair for a couple hours and I am already thinking of how many cute things I can do with it.


Long hair was great, but it is so much work. In order to make it look nice, I always had to put so much effort, which always ended in my just throwing it up in a ponytail. I have a feeling that this 'do will be a little less maintenance. 


Excuse all the selfies. It was late when I got home and I didn't feel like getting out my fancy camera. 

If cutting my hair off wasn't exciting enough, I went to a lady I had never been to before. I went completely on referrals and I was NOT disappointed. I have been in Dallas a little over tow years now and I have finally found my "hair lady."


So, that's that. Short hair don't care...especially since my hair is going to a good cause!


High fives: 

1. I cut my hair off and am donating it to a good cause!
2. Today is a half day at school. Woo hoo!
3. I get to visit with a friend and her precious baby girl this weekend. Baby fever.
4. Our house is being cleaned today and there is nothing better than coming home to a clean casa. 
5. Blog friends. They are amazing!

Have you ever chopped all your hair off? Donated it?

Happy Friday!

Linking up with Lauren!

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23 comments:

  1. It looks great ! I've donated my hair 7 times, I've always had long hair, cut it than grew it out again and repeated the process. My hair has never been shorter than my shoulders though, I have a need to make sure I can still put it up in a pony tail.

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  2. Cute! I need to get my hair cut, to make it healthy, but I have no guts yet and need a cute style.

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  3. LOVE IT!!! Wish I could donate someday but your hair can't have ever been colored so that sucks. :)

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  4. LOVE, LOVE, LOVE IT! It looks fabulous on you!!!

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  5. AAAAAAHHHHH!!!! Friend!!! I LOVE it!!!!!!!

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  6. My super slow growing hair is envious, but I LOVE your new short 'do! Super cute, lady!!!

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  7. I need to know who your hair lady is!!! Your hair is super cute short!!

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  8. I've chopped mine to donate twice now and it's almost to the length where I can do it again. I love being able to give back in that way. Plus I totally agree that I love my long hair but as soon as it's cut again it feels so much easier.

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  9. You look fantastic! And are making me want to do something to my hair....

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  10. I chopped 11 inches off my hair in August and donated it too. I've liked having short hair for a while, but I'm thinking about growing it out again starting the first of the year. And then I'll probably eventually cut it off and donate it again!

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  11. GORGEOUS!!! it looks so so good. i love it!

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  12. So stinkin cute!! I love it!! I've donated mine twice now and it feels so good!

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  13. I'm completely digging the hair! You look fabulous!!!
    I've donated one before, but have never been able to grow it out long enough to donate again!

    -Kate
    www.theflorkens.com

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  14. Love it! I've done this three times! Each time my hair grows back slower though, go figure. Here's the post you can see the pictures. http://foxysdomesticside.blogspot.com/2012/10/fun-facts-friday.html

    I don't think I'll be doing it again though, it just takes so freakin' long to grow it back out! Plus both my boys love longer hair, I guess I'll oblige until I get tired of long hair that is, haha! I'm already back tracking.

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  15. Ahhhh! I love it! What a wonderful thing for you to do for someone else. <3

    › xo fal • falfindshappiness.blogspot.com

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  16. You look so stinking adorable! I LOVE the new look! I am trying to grow mine out to your "before" length but I always get impatient and never know how to style it when it gets that long so I opt for your current length! Gorgeous!

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  17. that length really suits you! i love medium length hair and have had it basically my whole life. :)

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  18. Girl, you are sooooooooooo gorgeous! I absolutely LOVE this length on you!

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