Natural Hair and Other Kinky Stuff

  • Designer Thrift Fashion Haul

    Hey Luvs, Check out my latest YouTube video (~9min), which features some great items I found during a recent  thrifting adventure.  A lot of these items are brand new with the…

  • Marriage is a Burden?!

    Hey Luvs: Check out these my latest YouTube video  below. This is highly controversial and I look forward to hearing your comments, even if you disagree. Leave your comments…

  • NPHC Sorority Girl Tag

    Check out my latest YouTube Video for all the deets on my sorority experience  via the NPHC Sorority Girl Tag. This video was requested by my subscribers. Share your experiences…

  • OOTD: Polka Dots and Pearls 

    Outfit Deets: White Shirt (Calvin Klein)- Burlington Coat Factory Blazer (Merona)- Target Skirt (Ann Taylor) Black Tights Faux Pearl necklace- Burlington Coat Factory Make up…

  • Sensationnel Synthetic Instant Fashion Wig Zena-Review| The perfect twist out look

    Hey Luvs: Check out these pics and my latest YouTube video (4min) below to learn more about this wig and how I achieved this look. Do you like this style? Would you rock blue…

  • NYE OOTN 2016| Designer Dress, Shoes, Cape Blazer

    Check out these pics and my latest YouTube Video for all the deets on my 2016 NYE look. Next Blog Post: Sensationnel Synthetic Instant Fashion Wig Zena-Review Don’t forget…

  • I cut my hair on mistake!

    Watch the video below to hear how I accidentally cut off an entire braid while removing my crochet protective style.  I literally almost had a complete melt down. I actually show…

  • Summer Fashion Haul| Under $20

    Hey Luvs, Y’all know that I live for a good deal. In this video, I share some really great fashion pieces with you. This video features inexpensive, yet fashionable,…

  • Shade.Poise.Grace

    2 snaps, an eye roll and a neck twist I won’t spend time on political banter or unapologetically calling Trump supporters ignorant.  No matter what your political views…

  • Still I Rise

    I saw the clips on my timeline. I read the commentary, the feedback and the outrage. I resisted the urge to scream. I wanted to stand up at my desk, grab my purse and keys and…

  • Drug Store Makeup Look

    I pulled this look together this weekend using simple and affordable products. I rarely wear foundation these days but decided to play with my ELF full coverage foundation that I…

  • Goodwill Haul (Summer Fashion)

    Hi Luvs, Check out the short video below to see the great summer steals I got during a recent trip to Goodwill. You can also subscribe to my YouTube channel by clicking here. I…

  • Elf HD Oil Free Foundation Review

    Hi Luvs, I recently tried this budget friendly product since its been in my makeup kit for awhile. I share my candid thoughts and personal experience with this product in the…

  • Muhammed Ali: The Greatest

    I loved this man not because he was a great athlete or because he always seemed to have a way with rhetoric. I grew to love him because he was conscious. I grew to love him…

  • The Girl With the Green Hijab

    Photo Cred: interfaithramadan.com She had a baby face and a big smile that showed off her dimples. Every now and then, she would pull the sides of her scarf as though she was…

  • Affordable Wig Review

    The first pic features Jannie and the latter two pictures feature Heaven. Y’all can we get into these wigs please? I just love them! It was one of those love at first try…

  • I Luh God

    I really do.  I drove home tonight with several thoughts. I felt a little nauseous thinking about Jamar Clark, police tyranny, and so called “religious” people waging…

  • Natural Hair Protective Style:Crochet Braids

    I rarely do #throwbackthursday but I wanted to share one of my MOST viewed YouTube videos with all of you. In this video, you will learn how I get my crochet braids installed and…

  • I Big Chopped 

    I went into the salon and after getting my hair blown out on a cool/warm setting in preparation of a sew in, I told her to chop off everything that wasn’t vibrant. My hair…

  • Fiscal Fast ” No buy challenge” Day 30

    I made it through  day 30 of my “no-buy”challenge/fiscal fast. Keep reading to see I learned…. It was easier than I thought it would be I was forced to really…

  • You Are Using the Wrong Comb

    The tiny salon was packed with chairs and bags of hair surrounded each wall. I listened to the accents and could tell that most of the women were West African. That infamous…

  • Your Kinks and Career 

    “I really wanted to get braids but my aunt told me to wait to after the career conference. What do you think?,” asked my former classmate and friend. I replied…

  • Maybelline BB Cream Review

    Maybelline BB cream in deep dark: Target 8.99- I really like this product. I have acne prone skin so the salicylic acid appealed to me. This product provides medium coverage and…

  • Journey to Enlightenment

    On your journey to enlightenment, you begin to see and hear what others don’t. You start to exit relationships that lack depth. You become a critical thinker. You speak less…

  • Use Inexpensive Products to Acheive a Flawless Face

    I am not a “beauty guru” nor do I profess to be great at all things makeup but I have discovered inexpensive, easy to use products  to transform my face and…

  • We like to Party

    We are in the last quarter of our first year of B-school and we are anxiously awaiting the summer. My school hosted a Black Jack Ball  and students had an opportunity to…

  • Kinky Has An Attitude

    I have been neglecting Kinky..you know my attitude-having, does what she wants to do hair! Kinky has been tucked away for months and I rarely let her out. I do not have much…

  • Healthy Natural Hair & Length Check

    This video discusses how I care for my natural hair and retain length. Please be sure to subscribe for more updates under “Kinky Girl Talk.”

  • Fab Friday-The Chic Professional

    Welcome to Fab Friday! This is a nude look that I often wear to professional events. Make up details: NYX brow pencil Elf brow kit (setting powder) Elf-Pen Liner in black Black…

  • Throw Back Thursday: Vintage OOTD

    Vintage inspired outfit featuring designer brands and fashionable trends. All of these items were from local thrift stores. Thank you for watching! Enjoy. Comment. Share.…

  • Words from a Woman in the C-Suite

    “Adaptability is pivotal in your career” said Judy Schmeling as she shared more about her life as CFO and COO of HSN,Inc. Her journey to success was marked by her…

  • Braid Out: Stretch Natural Hair

    This is one of my favorite hairstyles. Watch the video to understand the differences between a braid out and twist out and how to determine which one is best for you. My Hair…

  • My Journey to Israel

    About a year ago, I told my brother in Christ that I really wanted to go to Israel. I was fascinated by this mecca of religion, high-tech, and conflict. If you have been on my…

  • Winter Fashion-Shorts

    Another night out in the cold, frigid air. This outfit is a great example of an easy way to maintain your fly while temperatures are still low.  Luckily,  I was able to get my…

  • Lupita Amondi Nyong’o- For My Brown Girls

    Tonight was for the brown girls, the dreamers, and the doers. We are all blessed when we honor our calling. Isn’t it funny that most of us didn’t know who Lupita was a…

  • Just Like That.

    The older I get, the more rebellious I become.  I’ve always been a feisty chick but my level of IDGAF has taken on a totally new meaning. And guess what? That deposition is…

  • Relationships with a Negative R.O.I.

    Sometimes I find myself living between two extremes. How do you explain that you are extremely outgoing and talkative yet, sometimes completely taciturn ?(Fleeing from people and…

  • IN TRANSITION

    I have been gone WAY too long and I have truly missed sharing with all of you. Forgive me and allow me to explain…… In the last 21 days, I have travelled to 3 states,…

  • Another Era

    Vintage updo with rolled bang

  • Vintage Chic

    My fashion is a lot like me….RANDOM, COMPLEX, or whatever you want to call it. I grab items and mix and match depending on my mood. Playing dress up often results in a…

  • Funky Fall Fashion

    I recently wore this outfit for a casual night out. This is a great way to combine various colors and textures. Accessories like this necklace adds a nice pop of color and the…

    Shade.Poise.Grace

      2 snaps, an eye roll and a neck twist I won’t spend time on political banter or unapologetically calling Trump supporters ignorant.  No matter what…

    I Luh God

    I really do.  I drove home tonight with several thoughts. I felt a little nauseous thinking about Jamar Clark, police tyranny, and so called “religious” people…