Everything You Need to Know About Me

I found a photo on Twitter that most likely came from Tumblr with some of the following 47 questions on it. I haven’t done questions or get to know me post in a while, and I have aged much since my last 50 facts submission. I decided that this was as great a time as…

My Favorite Closet Essentials

Personal style is something that evolves with age. In high school your style is heavily influenced by your friends, and as you grow your style gets heavily influenced by your lifestyle and surroundings. My style has evolved exponentially, but for some reason I can’t let fishnets go. So here are my favorite closet essentials to…

Are You Tipsy off of Drunk Elephant yet?

For the month of April, I got a birthday gift from Sephora and I chose to try Drunk Elephant’s No. 9 Jelly Cleanser and Protini Polypeptide Cream. I had only tried two other products from this line before giving these two a chance. I had tried the T.L.C. Sukari Babyfacial and the C-Firma Vitamin C…

I Tried the No Makeup, Makeup Trend

I’ve been watching makeup videos on YouTube since 2009, and I have learned so much from watching some of my favs like Jackie Aina for example. One trend that has become popular is the no makeup, makeup look. If you type it into the search bar you’ll see hundreds of videos of gurus showing you…

Tips for Naturally Curly Hair

Transitioning from chemically straightened hair to curly locks has been an interesting journey, and through it, I have learned tips and tricks to help other naturals have a less stressful journey. So if you are having a hard time with growing your natural hair, getting it to act right, or finding a perfect routine these…

My Favorite YouTubers

YouTube has always been this source of information when needed. Through it I have learned how to do makeup, belly dancing, style my natural hair, have a proper skincare routine and so much more. Blogs have also been a source of information which is why I created one. So I wanted to share with you,…

How I Style My Wash ‘N Go

One of my favorite things to do is style my hair. I know that sounds ludicrous because usually, naturals are complaining about washing their hair. I, however, find it very relaxing. Washing my hair is a chore, but the styling portion is very therapeutic. I decided to try out the ORS Curls Unleashed Curl Boosting…

That One Time When I Went on a Cruise

Last year I went on a cruise for the first time with my friend, Dominique, and her parents. Our cruise was through the Carnival Vista, and it went throughout the Caribbean. We visited Grand Turk, La Ramona, Curacao, and Aruba. The trip was for spring break, and it lasted from March 10th to the 18th…

Spring Reading List

Spring arrives March 20th, and whether or not the weather shows it I am ready for flowers to bloom and for light jackets. I’m also ready to read more books this year. Every year on Goodreads members have the option to create Reading Challenges, and every year I never reach my goal. However, this year…

Filmtastic: Nine Releases I’ve Been Waiting For

This year is coming fast with releases of films I feel like I’ve been waiting for my whole life. Trailers have released for TV shows that literally had me biting my nails. And that’s just something you should never do. But with these releases, I have something to look forward to. So without further or…

Perfect Makeup Mistakes I’ve Made

I have always admired those who could do make-up. Being a make-up artist is challenging, and can come with a lot of critique in the beauty industry. However, the rewards for the work put in seem to push artists to keep creating more products, more videos, and encourages others to follow in their footsteps. Every…

Black Television: 20 of my Favorite TV Shows of All Time

Growing up there weren’t huge representations for the black community in television. Today, there are more and more representations on tv for us. But as there are various stories, and backgrounds that shape the black experience, there are several stories expressing those different experiences. In honor of Black History Month, I’m going to list my…