People tend to forget how versatile natural hair is ( I forget some times too), but the style possibilities are endless. For my birthday I knew I wanted an updo, I love updos, but I also wanted to make a statement. Chile, my stylist BLESSED my head. Blessed it! The whole time I kept thinking … Continue reading Something New
"God bless these 20 somethings!" Just a little background info before I jump into the trip....... This song, particularly this line, has been replaying in my mind for about a week. I'm not sure if this is something everyone experiences, but when it really hit that I was turning 25 I said, "Oh Lord, what … Continue reading 25th Birthday in D.C.
Whew! Another year has passed. I mean really, where did the time go?! I claimed at the end of 2016 that 2017 would be another year of blessings for me and it was. I set to accomplish a number of goals and I met most of them. And some, I went ten steps back (fitness … Continue reading 2017: Year of Determination
Happy New Year Everyone! I'm back! I'll make another post about how 2017 ended and 2018 began (probably should have done that first). Anyways. . . . I wanted to try something new with my hair so I went to my favorite site, Youtube. I saw a bunch of naturals have tried perm rods with … Continue reading Twist Out With Perm Rods
Once a year I get a professional silk press and good ol' trim to maintain healthy hair. A silk press is not required, but I prefer this method because it's easier to see the split ends. However, throughout the year I get "mini trims" in my hair's natural state. Most recommend that you trim your … Continue reading Annual Press and Trim
It's FINALLY the season for protective styling. I know many of my fellow naturals are looking for the perfect style to protect and maintain your hair. In case you're new to the natural hair community, a protective style is ANY style that protects your hair from the harsh elements. A protective style for me is not … Continue reading Protective Hairstyles for Winter
Hey guys! I know it's been a while. But let's jump right into it. A few times throughout the year I go on a reading binge. I might read 2-5 books in a week or two. I actually love reading a lot so spending hours diving into a good book brings a lot of peace … Continue reading Everything, Everything: Review