Hey beautiful people! Its been almost 5 years (June 17th) since I first began my natural hair journey. It started with a 3 month “No Heat Challenge” and turned into a lifestyle that I can’t imagine not living. A TRUE journey full of ups, downs, exploration and some disappointment but, I wouldn’t change a thing. … More First Curly Cut EVER with Beleza Naturals in Harlem, NY!
Hey Beautiful People! We finally made it to see April and what appears to be real Spring. Let me not jinx us though and just appreciate the days without snow until Mother Nature let’s us know it’s real. Right? It was looking and feeling shaky for a couple of weeks but, it seems like Mercury … More Spring Into Action!
Hey Beautiful People! “Wakanda, forever” is shouted several times in the past 7 days, with the same passion rehearsed opening week of Black Panther. I can’t help it. This week I rocked a hairstyle that channeled my inner Shuri so, bare with me, as I do a finesse these hair deets. First, let’s talk about how … More Take Me Back To #WakandaForeverPony!
Hey Beautiful People! Happy Saturday — I hope everyone is enjoying their weekend and making the best of their “free time.” I would come on here and talk about everything that I’ve been dealing with, trying to get back on the good foot, keeping my head afloat and locating that motivation I had before the … More Self Love: The Unintentional Way
Hey beautiful people! You know what? When I decided to be more transparent, show you all more of the real me, from my anxiety struggles to the real outfits I wear, I have felt more connected and more comfortable with you all. You sure know how to make a girl feel good about herself — … More Super Dope, the real me.
Hey beautiful people! That very long holiday weekend is finally (I’m not one for the holidays) over and we are back to our regularly scheduled programs. Which reminded me of all of the times I didn’t think I was going to make it through something only to get through, look back and feel like I … More Walking Testimony.
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 Fly Friends! You know what I keep reminding myself? There’s absolutely nothing wrong with confidence and there’s nothing wrong with looking at yourself in the mirror and having a YESSSUHHH moment. I feel like we’re so conditioned to “be humble” and to “dumb down” ourselves to make others feel better about themselves and I … More Extra Frills & Confidence!
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!