Feminine Hygiene 101

It’s 2017, and I really feel like I shouldn’t be making a post about this. But, I still think it’s necessary because not everyone completely knows all that is to know about feminine hygiene. And that is okay! I wish brands weren’t such liars when it comes to marketing to …

July Favorites

I know, super late for July favorites. But I’m trying to be honest and forthcoming about what I like for the previous month because I don’t want to just throw a post together. I want it to be completely honest. So, July was a great month for me. I really …

SheaMoisture: Is this brand changing it’s formula?

  “So as most of you know, SheaMoisture was under fire a few months ago for airing a commercial that didn’t represent the demographic that supported the brand from the BEGINNING. But even before then, I noticed that either my hair was changing (which is very possible), or SheaMoisture was …

Dealing With It: Self-Hate in the Black Community

How would you feel if someone told you, “You have to be mixed to have that good hair” or “I only date light skinned women.” I am writing this post very irritated and disappointed. So, most of you probably know Kodak Black and his recent comments on why he prefers …

Dealing with it: Being a Black Woman in America

Hi, Curls! In this month’s “Dealing with it” post, I wanted to speak on being a black woman in America. It is Women’s History Month, and I only thought it was fitting to have this as the topic. So what does it mean to be a black woman in America? …

My Experience: ThredUp

Hi, Curls! I recently came across a new shop to me called, Thred Up. Thred Up is an online consignment shop, where women can purchase items from clothing to handbags. They also offer children’s clothing as well. The first time I purchased with them, I was able to get 40% …

Malcolm X

Malcolm X In 1925, Malcolm Little was born the fourth of eight children of a fragile West Indian woman and a fiery black preacher devoted with equal heat to the Baptist gospels and the secular teachings of the nationalist Marcus Garvey. When Malcolm’s father was found nearly beaten to death, …

Dealing With It : 2016

Hi, Curls! In this month’s “Dealing With It” post, I will be talking about the year of 2016. I think everyone can agree that it was a little rough year. A lot has happened to us personally and collectively. If you read my last “Dealing With It” post, you know …

What Does Birth Control Really Do To Your Body?

Hi Curls! I know this post is very different, but it wouldn’t be right if I didn’t keep it real with you! I am going to explain my personal experience along with research on birth control and anything you might find valuable about it. Before starting, I must put a …
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