Chimamanda! Chimamanda! Did I say Chimamanda! Ah Americanah swept me off my feet and has had me deep in reflection for the past 3 weeks. That hasn’t happened to me in quite some time after finishing a book. I found myself rereading passages after I’d finished it. I couldn’t get enough. Americanah is Adichie’s third […]
Davidia Jones’s voice takes us through her difficult life living with her mean and brutal mother in a small town called Glass, Mississippi. She is a constant victim of bullying through middle school and high school, but still manages to fall head over heels in love with a gorgeous football player, who is new at […]
Natural hair has been a passion for me since I went natural three years ago. I took the big leap by deciding to forgo the *”creamy crack” and to embrace my God-given locks no matter what they be. In order to start this natural journey there are only two options: big chop or transition. Big […]
Organic Root Stimulator, Shea Moisture, Jane Carter’s Solution, Oyin Handmade, Uncle funky’s Daughter, As I Am, Ouidad, Talijah Wajid, Carol’s Daughter, Hair Rules, Koils by Nature, Karen’s Body Beautiful, Jessicurl, Komaza Care, Mixed Chicks, Giovanni Cosmetics, Darcy’s Botanicals, Hairveda, and so on….. The list is getting longer and longer as natural hair becomes more popular […]
When I went natural two years and three months ago, I spent most of my time watching You Tube videos of women styling their hair and reviewing products and reading books about the upkeep of afro hair. Newly naturals often have a hard time trying to figure out what’s the best way to take care […]
Two years today I did a leap and big chopped* after transitioning* for four months to become natural. I hadn’t seen my natural hair for more than 30 years. I didn’t even know what my natural hair texture would be like. The only thing I had to go on were many pictures of me with […]
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