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LIFESTYLE

  • How to Be Comfortable in Your Own Skin | #OpticSmiles

    Being Comfortable In My Own Skin Starts With A Smile

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #OpticSmiles #CollectiveBias I have always been pretty comfortable in my own skin. In exactly 16 days I will celebrate my birthday. As with every birthday, I’m uber excited. As the years go by, I also realize that the […] Read more…

  • Waiting for Spring | VeePeeJay

    Currently on VeePeeJay

    Hello March! I can’t believe we’re almost at the end of the first quarter of 2015. It seems like I just wrote my favorite posts of 2014. March is definitely my favorite month of the year. Not only does it usher it Spring, but it’s also my birth month. My birthday also happens to fall […] Read more…

HAIR

  • Science of Transitioning | Natural Hair

    Science of Transitioning to Natural Hair | Review + GIVEAWAY

    I received a copy of The Science of Transitioning for Review. All opinions are my own  Transitioning to Natural Hair is a journey within itself. Not only do you have to deal with two textures of hair, there is also a mental transition as well. The Science of Black Hair (my natural hair bible) author, […] Read more…

  • Tips for Healthier Natural Hair

    45 Tips for Healthy Natural Hair

    We all want it. Healthy/healthier hair. After all, healthy hair behaves better, feels better and your styles look amazing! In today’s post I have 45 Tips for Healthy (Natural) Hair. RELATED POST: 5 Reasons Your Natural Hair May Be Dry You’re probably thinking, “45? How did you come up with so many?” Well actually I […] Read more…

  • Saving Money on Natural Hair Products

    7 Ways To Save Money on Natural Hair Products

    Let’s face it. Almost everyday, new natural hair product companies are born. This is great, because it gives us tons of options. When I first went natural I loved trying products. Well, l still do, but I wasn’t the type to run out and purchase every new product.  If an item looked interesting, I’d add it to […] Read more…

  • Valentine's Day | Natural Hairstyles

    7 Natural Hairstyles for Valentine’s Day

     Valentine’s Day is only a few days away. As a natural haired gal, I know it sometimes takes some planning when it comes to picking styles for special occasions. Here are 7 Natural Hairstyles for Valentine’s Day. I made sure not to leave you hanging, I have a video tutorial for all of these styles […] Read more…

BEAUTY & STYLE

  • Handpainted Living Queens Earrings

    Living Queens Hand Painted Earrings | Giveaway + Discount Code

     Last Black Friday, I was on the search for hand painted earrings. After some searching, I found a shop called Living Queens. I purchased 3 pairs of earrings & I was very pleased with them. I wore my “Kaleidoscope” earrings in my post on my twist out maintenance routine  and I received a lot of compliments. […] Read more…

  • Using Emu Oil for Skincare

    Skincare Chronicles – Emu Oil

      In my last skincare post, I mentioned wanting to try new/more natural products. I’ve been doing some research and I came across Emu Oil and its benefits for skin care. I was making my usual rounds on Vitacost last week, and decided to pick up some Emu Oil after reading all the rave reviews on […] Read more…

REVIEWS

  • Science of Transitioning | Natural Hair

    Science of Transitioning to Natural Hair | Review + GIVEAWAY

    I received a copy of The Science of Transitioning for Review. All opinions are my own  Transitioning to Natural Hair is a journey within itself. Not only do you have to deal with two textures of hair, there is also a mental transition as well. The Science of Black Hair (my natural hair bible) author, […] Read more…

  • BeeMine Products Review

    Perm Rod Set using BeeMine Products

     *I received these products from BeeMine products. The video shared in this post is sponsored. All opinions are my own* I finally tried my first perm rod set on my natural hair. For the past two months, I’ve been incorporating items from BeeMine products into my regimen and I decided to use try out a […] Read more…

EVENTS

  • Dallas Events | Curlfriends Sip & Swap

    Curlfriends Sip & Swap Dallas

    On February 28th, I’ll be hosting a Curlfriends Sip & Swap here in Dallas. This event is a great way to socialize (Sip), while getting the opportunity to try some new or gently loved products (Swap) :) In addition to the product swap we’ll also have raffles, games, hair talk, beauty demos and of course […] Read more…

  • i-define-me-tour-dallas-kglifestyle

    I Define Me Tour Women’s Empowerment Luncheon Dallas

    This past Sunday, I attended the I Define Me Tour Women’s Empowerment Luncheon here in Dallas. I Define Me is a movement started by Kayla of the KG Lifestyle & Rachel of UK Naturals.  The Luncheon was an intimate gathering aimed at empowering women to be who they are naturally. Since I didn’t have any […] Read more…

TRAVEL

  • Grenada Vacation Photo Diary

    Grenada Vacation Photo Diary Part 2

    Before I left for vacation in Grenada, I read a post from one of my favorite bloggers, Marie of GoodLooknOut. I felt like she was peeking into my thoughts LOL. I know you’re probably wondering what on earth her post has to do with vacation photos, right? Her post made the connection between leading a “simple […] Read more…

  • How to Maintain Kinky Twists

    Vacation Hair: Kinky Twists + Maintenance Routine

    Before I left Dallas for vacation in Grenada, I planned to install some Crochet braids. Due to time constraints, that never happened :/  For the first few days, I “attempted” to wear a twist out but the humidity here just wouldn’t let me be great. My sister began the braid pattern for the Crochet braids […] Read more…