Another hair trick: How to do beachy waves in less than 5 minutes: Divide your hair into two parts. Twist each section and tie with a hair tie. Run your straighter/flat iron over both of the twist a few times. Untie twists, and you're done.
Sock Bun Hair Tutorial --> Supposed to be for long, fine hair, but I think it would work with my very thick, curly hair. Good tutorial, but you may want to skip to about the three minute mark for the actual how-to.
To die for: Big Bouffant Hair Bun -- This is an altered version of the famous sock bun. Instead of the neatness and clean lines of your typical sock bun, this is a messy volumeized style that is absolutely adorable! curled ends with a curling iron