Perm-uh

I have naturally curly hair and I am very proud of it. It suits me. I am of the belief that people who have naturally curly hair were meant to have it. I always assumed that everyone who looked at me knew that my locks were natural. It never occurred to me that people might think I have a perm, which is exactly what happens in Korea.

Perms (aka perm-uh) are extremely popular here. Toddlers get perms. Yes, I said toddlers. I would never even think of taking a child with straight hair and giving him or her a perm. I didn’t even know kids could get perms. In fact, I didn’t think adults really even got perms anymore because I thought that was a trend that went out of style twenty years ago. I stand corrected. Read more

Picture of the Week: Angel-in-us

This coffee shop always cracks us up when we walk by it. Read it a few times and see if it sounds like anything else to you.

Maybe we are a little immature, but we can’t help but read it as Angel Anus. I love this picture because I’m a huge fan of Blues Brothers and if you look to the right, you’ll see Jake and Elwood dancing above the neighboring store.