Friday Quick Tips| How to Revive An Old Protective Style!

Roll it up! Remember this hair style? It had been in 3 week twists prior to this. And voila a new look and new life! Have two strand twists or braids in your hair that are starting to look a but worn? Don’t worry today you will receive the golden rules to revive an old protective natural hair style! Grab some rollers for a fresh style. Rollers literally transform a look on its last day and makes it look […]

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Quick Hair Update: Roller Set with Flex Rods

The Bored and The Restless! So last night I decided I would give myself a rod set of curls. I used flex rods for the first time, and I will admit it was tricky. I must also admit, I lost way more hair combing through this bush then I would have liked. The positive is that at least my hair will be stretched out for  some time. Ok that was a horrible excuse but I tried. I will be […]

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Natural Hair Tools : Low Manipulation Hair Care

Keep it Simple! My Favorite Natural Hair Staples: Check out my favorite tools for low manipulation hair care. These items are the basis of my natural hair routine. My Hands – Natures Perfect CombI try to avoid using a comb ever time I wash my hair and instead use my hands to do most of the work. I enjoy feeling my hair instead of relying on the comb to tell me what to do. Microfiber Towel – Dry your […]

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Friday Quick Tips | Pony Tail Holders

What’s long and soft, that almost every woman has in her drawer that would make a great hair accessory? I dont really shop for hair ties anyore, especially when I need to tie my hair up! I use an old pair of Pantyhose! YES.. especially my old stockings with the runs in them. Simply take an old pair of sheer stockings and cut the legs lengthwise.Cutting horizontally to your desired length… and voila a hair tie. To use just […]

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Mini Twists: My April Protective Style

My Mini Twists Hey Ladies. Just a quick post about my protective style for the hair challenge. MINI TWISTS! I cant believe its been 4 months! I decided to do mini twists in my hair. It took me a very long time to complete, and unfortunately I am already ready to take them down. Who knows how long that will take…. lets just say I am having dreams about big buns! Mini Twists They have been a great way […]

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Wear a Sew-In You Can Be Proud Of! Pt 1: Prep

Check out the Wear a Sew-In You Can Be Proud Of Series I love the opportunity to put my hair away and create a new but temporarily fabulous look! A sew-in is an extension of your hair and should be treated as such. Your sew-in should be pampered and loved. And therefore when purchasing, you should choose hair that matches your texture (If you are getting a partial weave), and the hair should be of great quality (avoid cheap […]

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Quarter Life Bucket List

The audacity of she to reign, to conquer and to accomplish her wants and dreams! The main purpose of this blog is really about challenging yourself and going  after what you want. I recently saw the movie, The Bucket List, about two guys who are close to death who conquer and accomplish their dreams before they well — die. Although I am not planning on leaving this earth quite yet, I do have some things I would love to […]

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More Hair, More Problems….

A hair in the head is worth two in the brush.  ~Oliver Herford (and may I add a pain in my tush! -reignelle) Short Hair – Love it while you can!source Lately I have been having some interesting times with my hair. Unlike most ladies in the blogosphere, I would really like to share all aspects of being natural. It’s not all great, and its not all easy but it is all worth it! I am six years in, […]

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Fitness | Slacking!!!!

Lack of activity destroys the good condition of every human being, while movement and methodical physical exercise save it and preserve it.  ~Plato  I have been having a lot of fun the last few weeks. Being free with my diet and not following any particular plan for my health goals. Yes I have been slacking, I have not been doing my weekly workouts and I have been eating carbs like no tomorrow. But all of that is about to […]

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