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Transitioning Talk: The Hardest Part Is Looking Back
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Transitioning Talk: The Hardest Part Is Looking Back

Gjama asks: Hi Jen, for the looks of it, it seems like your transition has been ridiculously smooth. I’ve always heard that long-term transitioning is like walking over hot coals but it’s nice to see that with the proper techniques, knowledge, tools, AND PATIENCE, having a relatively tear-free long-term transition is possible. I’ve already read...

Transitioning Talk: 16 Months, 16 Epiphanies
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Transitioning Talk: 16 Months, 16 Epiphanies

Time. Has. Flown. By! I remember when I used to freak out when stretching my relaxers at 16 weeks, now I’m at 16 months completely flabbergasted at the fact that I’m 73 weeks posts. [1] Do it patiently, or not at all. “It” is anything, really. I’ve learned the hard way that if I don’t...

Transitioning Talk: Okay… So I Cut A Little
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Transitioning Talk: Okay… So I Cut A Little

Somehow I found myself at my freezer door, reaching under the bag of peas for my shears and then magically in my bathroom snipping away at my hair tonight O_o After venting about my temptation to cut I was fully committed to hold off until either December or June for a reunion with my shears…...

Transitioning Talk: Tempted to Cut
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Transitioning Talk: Tempted to Cut

Hi there, just a bit of transitioning babble… I started this post fully ready to tell you that I’m so over my long transition and that I’m taking my shears out of the freezer… which is where I hid them to stop me from cutting my hair. But now that I’ve calmed down, I’m still...