Hey Beautiful People! Lately I’ve been full of confidence (still grounded, of course) but, after I took my Senegalese twists out, I was worried it was all a facade. As I continue to grow on this self love journey, I wasn’t completely sure. So, I used some of my new products from #CC12DaysofGiveaways and finally … More Curl’s Dynasty Defines My Curls & Confidence!
Hey Curlfriends! As we approach wash day — some of you may be reading this as you’re deep conditioning your hair — I was wondering … What’s your favorite oil to use during LOC/LCO Method? My hair loves olive oil to seal during my initial LCO on wash day. It’s my go-to, always have in … More What’s your favorite oil to use for your LOC Method?
Hey Curlfriends! You all know I’m a jeans and a t-shirt kind of girl but, when given the chance to get all dolled up & feel pretty, I’m the first one out of the door! Well … not really but, I try! Especially when there’s a date night with a view. Yes, please? As excited … More Getting Ready with Kinky Curly Yaki
Hey Beautiful People! Clearly I’m still on a high from this weekend’s #DopeBrunchNJ #NJBloggerLinkUp hosted by @NaturallyShesDope at Urban Griddle in Elizabeth, NJ! If you haven’t seen my full recap, I definitely think you need to head over and check it out here. So, you can really enjoy these behind the scenes shots that photographer, … More Behind The #DopeBrunchNJ through @photog4naturals lens!
Hey Fly Friends! Fall is here and I think it’s finally safe to say, *whispers* it’s not going anywhere. I’m hoping since it was so late we get a few extra weeks of the color changes and cool breezes — only if we skip a month of Winter. I think that’s a pretty fair deal, … More Fall Into Tropic Isle Living & More!
Hey Beautiful People! September is all about bringing on Fall, fashion and all the flavor so I decided to slay the start of the season with a statement ponytail. Before I went natural, if you would have told me I would be wearing a curly clip-in ponytail and not only look like a boss but, feel like … More Kinky Curly Yaki Fall Moments!
August, where did you come from? You and this scorching heat snuck on me but, as always, let’s make the best of it & wrap up this season with a little wrap dress … or is a top? The dress over pants trend came and went, I know but, ya girl never followed trends anyway. … More Wrap It Up, Summer!
Hey Beautiful People! This past weekend I attended Curly Girl Collective’s Annual Natural Hair Festival better known to the world as CURLFEST! Last year was my first time attending, had my crew and all but I didn’t know what to expect! I didn’t know to bring snacks so I stood on a long food truck line to … More My CURLFEST 2017 Recap!
Hey Fly Friends! I told you all this weekend was eventful and I wasn’t joking. This Friday I was invited to attend Tropic Isle Living’s private THE LIVING ORIGINAL Influencer Dinner hosted by @NatashaLeeds and @CK_Frias at The Treehouse at The David Burke Kitchen in New York City! I was so humbled to have been invited and … More #BeTheOriginal Brand Influencer Dinner with Tropic Isle Living!
Hey Fly Friends! Summer is here and self-care routines are in full effect! It’s not always easy to take time out for yourself, especially with all the fun events, barbecues and activities you want to get in before the season is over — trust me, I know! Seems like protective styles are the go-to solution to have fun … More My Kinky Curly Yaki Moment!