In this blog, I detail my girls trip to NYC, especially our shopping day in Soho.
Flying Solo? Creative Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day as a Single
In this blog, I suggest eight ideas for you to blissfully celebrate Valentine's Day!
Empower Your Heart: Clear the Weeds to Cultivate Your Inner Garden
In my January post, I discuss how to remove "weeds" and thrive in life.
I am Tightly Coiled but I am not Wound Up
As I type this, September draws to a close and the weather feels cooler as fall settles in. This month I celebrated my thirty-third birthday (woot woot) and as the celebrations continue and I reflect on my last loop around the sun, I desire to share what’s on my mind… First things first – I want … Continue reading I am Tightly Coiled but I am not Wound Up
As I Am Product Review: My Coiling Jelly Results
There’s a lady at church who has fabulous hair. This lady’s name is Terese; her curls always look well hydrated and defined down to the last coil. After complimenting her hair for the nth time, last month she offered to show me her technique. As a lover of natural hair and a girl who … Continue reading As I Am Product Review: My Coiling Jelly Results
Summer Shine: Four Steps to a Glowing Complexion
We’re a few weeks away from the beginning of summer - a time to show our summer glow. But how can we achieve a ready-for-the-summer complexion? I am often asked my face care routine which is basically the same year-round with the exception of products. My daily face care regimen consists of 1) cleanser, 2) … Continue reading Summer Shine: Four Steps to a Glowing Complexion
My 4 Week Wash & Deep Condition Challenge
Patience. Persistence. Consistency. Alignment. These are four words that come to mind when I think of my four-week long challenge to wash and deep condition my hair once per week. Prior to the challenge, I had not been consistent with a weekly wash day nor did I deep condition every time I washed my hair. … Continue reading My 4 Week Wash & Deep Condition Challenge
Garnier Fructis Review
Overall Rating: 3/5Value: 5/5Feel: Conditioner & Leave-in Conditioning Cream 5/5 Feel: Curl Treat Shaping Jelly 4/5Moisture Retention: 2/5Scent: 4/5 Last weekend’s wash day consisted of Garnier Fructis products. I first used Garnier Fructis back in college when I colored my hair and needed a color-safe shampoo. Last month while shopping in Rite Aid I saw … Continue reading Garnier Fructis Review
How I Began My Natural Hair Journey, Part II
I planned to enter college adorned with individual braids and then find a black hairdresser once I settled into school. I’d then wear my hair pressed like I had K-12th grades. Well my plan did not come to pass in the time frame which I anticipated. I took down my braids during a fall break … Continue reading How I Began My Natural Hair Journey, Part II
How I Began My Natural Hair Journey
Part I If you've read the “Welcome” page then you know my natural hair journey began my freshmen year of college. I had no idea how to care for my delicate curly tresses in 2006. You see, all my life my mother cared for my hair. When I was a little girl she would comb … Continue reading How I Began My Natural Hair Journey