April 17, 2020

Okay, I literally have been attempting to write a blog since March 23rd.  I have several drafts of different subject matters to talk about.  I have one about being quarantined, I have one about gaslighting, etc.  However, I am sitting here quarantining per COVID-19, wh...

February 20, 2020

Health and wellness has become an important concept in most of America’s life these days.  The market is changing, an you are finding more organic items in the groceries stores, as well as fast food restaurants providing vegan and vegetarian options to the customers....

January 15, 2020

Hello 2020, it’s a new year!!!  This is the time of the year where most people spend time resetting.  We as women are notorious for setting weight loss goals, career goals, personal goals, family goals, beauty goals, etc. These goals can either be new goals, roll over...

September 18, 2019

In 2008, I had my first experience with my natural journey.  My hair was in a pixie cut, and would curl up even with a relaxer.  Therefore, I decided that I would take the hike up the natural mountain.  After the big chop, which wasn’t so big, I began to wear wash-n-go...

July 20, 2019

In 2005 I woke up one morning and began to do my normal daily activities in preparation for work.  As I was looking in the mirror while washing my face, I realized that I did not recognize the woman who was staring back at me.  Physically I was recognizable, but there...

June 24, 2019

Recently I attended an industry training and I was astounded, yet offended at the lack of education for which the instructor possessed.  A general statement was made about locs that would have alluded that I had bad hygiene practices, slather creams, waxes and shea but...

May 21, 2019

Although the natural movement has been going hard and strong for over a decade now, the comfortability level for women is still an issue at hand.  My job as a Natural Hair Care Specialist is never complete.  I spend countless hours encouraging my clients to be comforta...

May 6, 2019

This may seem a little off of topic, but it is my hopes that it will all tie into the topic at hand which is self-love.  Whenever it is time to write a blog, I almost always know exactly what topic I would like to highlight.  Most of the time the topic is not the issue...

October 7, 2018

I find myself revisiting many thoughts and feelings I had just a few years ago.  Especially after my recent viewing of the Netflix original film, Nappily Ever After.  In 2012, I decided to take the plunge and big chop all of the remaining relaxed ends from my hair.  Pr...

September 11, 2018

While sitting and watching Black Girls Rock and loving all of the beauty in black, I felt the need to confess.  In 1986 I was a first grade student at Hardy Elementary School, and I can remember being bullied for having big lips and believe it or not, long hair.  Yes,...

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