Recap | Mommy & Me: A Young Naturalista Beauty Event

On Saturday, November 2nd, 2013 I co-hosted Mommy & Me: A Young Naturalista Beauty Event with La'Nisha of Curly Divas. It was such an amazing event. I had so much fun with the little girls and they were so funny. I always forget how opinionated kids can be. It was important to me to organize this event because we focus so much on ourselves and what it means to be natural [to us] that I felt like our girls needed to be reminded that they are beautiful naturals, too....more

NaBloPoMo 11.5.13: Where I Blog

Today’s BlogHer Writing Prompt: Tell us about your writing space. Where do you write your blog posts?...more
I tend to blog from my bed or in my roommates office. Definitely within two years I foresee I ...more

NYC Half 2013

There I am - at mile 6. ...more

Place Invaders: NYC Creepy Crawler Protection

I hate bugs. All bugs…yes, even butterflies and lady bugs....more

A New York Holiday

Pictures of my holiday in the city - Full post on Life of Duabs - NYC is Crowded (click on it to see my celebrity sighting - your kids will know who she is (i think)!)...more

Brooklyn Bridge: 101 Things in 1001 Days

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Brooklyn, NY

Original post and full-size photos at Scarlet Words...more

Do You See Me?

It’s not a question of “What are we doing?” or “Are we dating?” or even, “Are you sleeping with anyone else?” It’s only this: “Do you see me?”Because as much as I want to know him, I want to be known. Whether we drift apart in a few weeks or get married on some green hillside without shoes, my desire remains the same....more