Embracing my natural hair helped me love myself even more. Here’s how..

TRUE STORY: One morning, as I was staring at my kinky coils in the mirror, after a sad attempt to comb through my untamable mane, I screamed in frustration and threw my comb across the room. "I HATE MY HAIR!!" I screamed in frustration. Why is it that so many other people rock their natural … Continue reading Embracing my natural hair helped me love myself even more. Here’s how..

Meet the owners of The Melanin Nurse, Inc.!

If you’re looking to up your skincare game and make the shift from manufactured skincare products to all natural, holistic ones instead, you might want to check out the up-and-coming, overnight success DIY skincare company The Melanin Nurse.  This company is expanding…fast. In just four months after launching their online store,  entrepreneurs Erica Douglas and … Continue reading Meet the owners of The Melanin Nurse, Inc.!

How to cope with grief and loss

Okay… I’m not going to sugar coat anything in this post. Death SUCKS. To think that one minute someone you love and care about is here, alive and breathing, talking and laughing, and the next minute…just gone. Reality sinks in. You’ll never again get to feel their touch, call them on the phone, spend another … Continue reading How to cope with grief and loss

I’M ENGAGED!! 4 THINGS I HAD TO LEARN BEFORE GOD SENT MY HUSBAND

Tre and I met in the sixth grade, he would make a joke about my hair every.single.day. in class. Who would have thought our story would begin like this? Fast-forward to the eighth-grade, after a slight glow-up, and now he “likes” me, asks me to 8th-grade prom, and that was the true beginning to our … Continue reading I’M ENGAGED!! 4 THINGS I HAD TO LEARN BEFORE GOD SENT MY HUSBAND