Archive for September 2014

Make Your Hair Look Longer

3 Pony Hair
I recently learned how to make my red hair look more voluminous and longer, as if I needed to. The trick is to put your hair in two or three vertical ponytails, letting the hair from the top ponytail cover and hide the hair and of the ponytail below it. It’s easy to do and... Read more »

Ginger Blindness

Ginger Blindness
As a redhead, I get a lot of people telling me they think they know me from somewhere. I also get a lot of people telling me I remind them of famous redheads, anyone from Marcia Cross to Carrottop. People I look nothing alike. I know this, because according to a Buzzfeed quiz, the celebrity... Read more »

If you are a redhead, you see yourself as a redhead

If you are a redhead, you see yourself as a redhead
I learned this from the girl studying next to me at Overflow Coffee. Some guy from Yale came up with this amazingly brilliant insight. He also said, according to the girl, if you are black, you see yourself as black. If you are a woman, you see yourself as a woman. The girl’s friend, who... Read more »
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Don't Call Me Ginger

Don't Call Me Ginger
My coworkers were discussing an Irishman whose name was James but went by Ginger and got mad if you called him anything else. What is wrong with this picture? And why did everyone turn to stare at me?

What Labor Day Means for Redheads

What Labor Day Means for Redheads
Gingers, rejoice! Summer is over, and soon you’ll be able to go outside again without turning into a fireball. Ginger parents, be very afraid! A new school year could mean new bullying for your ginger. Consider homeschooling them, especially if they are male, or simply dying their hair blonde and eyebrows black. Also please consider... Read more »
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    The Ginger Phile has had the unfortunate disposition of being a ginger since birth. She has tried various medications to cure her gingervitis, including therapies such as tantrum-throwing. Her efforts have been to no avail. Instead, she is trying to write it out, via this blog. Unfortunately, she doesn't think it will bear a soul for her. The Ginger Phile is from the exotic land of Wisconsin, where she had daily inner turmoil over whether she was a ginger or a daywalker. So far, three of three votes say daywalker. She begs to differ, as someone recently told her they would want to be with her if they were biking at night because she is so pale.

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