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!
Hey Fly Friends! Are you happy it’s Friday and the sun is finally trying to show face? I know I am! I walked into this week so ready for my 10K GIVEAWAY on Instagram sponsored Lottabody. However, you all exceeded any expectations I had. Day 1 was so fun! By DAY 2 — you all were focused & … More My 10K GIVEAWAY Recap & My Showstopping DIY Top from Old Navy!
Hey Fly Friends! It was only this past Summer when I hit 5K on Instagram so you can imagine my shock this month when I hit 10K followers! I’m SO grateful for your support! What’s a milestone like this without a little fun? All week we’re celebrating on Instagram! IT’S GIVEAWAY TIME!! COCO & CLICK 10K GIVEAWAY sponsored by … More 10K GIVEAWAY Sponsored by Lottabody!
Hey Beautiful People! This weekend I was able to skip wash day and I’m convinced it is because of one step in my wash day routine. Pre-poo. No, this has nothing to do with your bowel movements and everything to do with the funniest word in the natural hair community. WHAT IS PREPOO? … More 3 Reasons Why You Should Pre-Poo For Wash Day!
Hey Beautiful People! If you saw my last post, you know I was able to get out of the house and run errands all while my hair was drying AND I didn’t even come close to catching a cold! *knocks on woods* My fellow naturalistas know wash day is usually a full day process which is … More Mini Buns on the Go!
Hey Guys! A few days ago I picked up Braggs Organic Apple Cider Vinger from the grocery store to prep my boyfriends locs for retwisting. Truth is, I’ve been Natural going on 3 years and I’ve never tried an ACV rinse but have heard amazing things! I’m in this weird stage in my journey where … More Apple Cider Vinger Rinse on Curly Hair!
And the journey continues. This time I’m going on a comparatively 7 week ‘No Heat’ voyage. The goal is to retain moisture throughout the process, while (fingers crossed) nailing a regime and go-to style that works for me! I’m finally getting that curls have personalities too, and everyone’s are different. So, instead of comparing mine to others, … More Product Review: A Healthy Way to Retain Moisture!