No matter what – don’t quit

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We all need encouragement from time to time - whether on the natural hair journey or in life. And we all will be faced with the temptation to quit. I can't tell you how many times I hear people that consider giving up on their goals. But here's why you shouldn't stop pursuing them: … [Read more...]

My journey in pictures

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Every now and then, I like to feature some pictures which show where I am and where I've been. Come, journey with me back in time. I'll begin right with the latest pic of me with my jumbo twists leading into spring and go back a few months. I felt like a bear coming out of hibernation with this … [Read more...]

Have you purchased your ticket to Birmingham’s Natural Hair expo?

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It's time to not just talk about it, but be about it. The Natural Hair and Health Expo is back and I am so excited to be a vendor this year! YAY for me:))) We'll feature All Shea Naturals Hair and Body Butters and some other specialty items - like shea butter soap, body oils and a new facial … [Read more...]

I’m so grateful for these people


I have some awesome people in my corner. And these are people whom God has entrusted to me this season. They are my team members for Birmingham's Top Natural Models amd International Natural Hair Meetup Day, and I am grateful for them. For more information or to … [Read more...]

It really is a big deal


What do Birmingham, Paris, France and Amsterdam, Holland all have in common? These cities will all be hosting International Natural Hair Meetup Day (INHMD), along with a host of other communities around the country. And since INHMD is our sponsor, our VIP's will get swag bags galore. And, our … [Read more...]

Itching for a change

These are my new jumbo flat twists by Birmingham natural stylist Leslie Blakely.

We're just a few days shy of spring and I must admit, I was itching for change. And did I get it. I took a recent trip to the hairdresser. Birmingham natural hair stylist Leslie Blakely took her time and created her signature jumbo flat twist style and I am well pleased. I've been very honest … [Read more...]

Birmingham’s Top Natural Hair Models


This event has never been held before. But it will be #epic for Birmingham's natural hair community. We are hosting a red carpet affair in May - on my birthday to be exact! I want to celebrate with my closest friends. Really the celebration though is about the women who've forged new territory … [Read more...]

Spring Style inspiration for YOU

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With a change of season right around the corner, many of us are contemplating making subtle changes to our natural hair. Well, here's one style I've fallen back in love with again. It involves an old favorite - the two strand twist - combined with a new item - the Bantu knot! You can do it … [Read more...]

I’m a new woman (sort of)!

There was a time I was ultra conservative - in all areas of life, but especially with my hair. And I'm still trying to figure out what happened. Because one day, IT JUST CHANGED. I began taking chances with color and length. I wanted to experiment with styles and colors. And it worked. I also … [Read more...]

DIY Conditioner


You know I have to give my fellow mistresses something every now and then. Our staff writer Angela Bessah always has great ideas about homemade products and gives us an easy conditioner that leaves your natural hair supple and soft. It's called Coco – Honey Conditioner and her are the … [Read more...]