Should #BlackHairCare By A White Stylist Be An Issue? - PegCityLovely

Not in my world!It’s bad enough there’s so much drama about the fact that I relax my hair vs keeping it natural, I don’t need additional scrutiny because my stylist is white. Yet, it happens more often than you think! #BlackHairCare is truly a hot topic.Read the remainder of the article and see the video interview on

Confessions of a #Hashtag Addict #ILuvMeSomeHashtags - PegCityLovely

Before I get to confessing, there may be some of you who do not know what a hashtag is yet or would like a formal definition. Per the Oxford Dictionary, a #hashtag is:...more

My Mother Was Diagnosed With Cancer, and It Changed My Life Forever

It's still so surreal. It feels like just yesterday that my mom was diagnosed with breast cancer. It was so quick, so aggressive, so painful, so hard to watch. I have never experienced anything like it, and I hope to never have to again. ...more
I'm so sorry for your loss. This story brings back so many of my own memories - this ...more

Sometimes I Cry, My Mother's Day Reality

Mother's Day will have new meaning for me and my sister for the rest of our lives.Taken way too soon by breast cancer, my mom was an amazing strong wise woman.Read more......more

Growing My Blog From Good To Great #LiveYourPassion - PegCityLovely

Wow, the last few months have been a whirlwind of  events, interviews, giveaways and just overall fun! Before I even start this post, a huge thank you is in order to each and every one of you who read my blog and continue to come back for more....more

What To Do When Wedding Planning Hits A Snag

We've been engaged for almost a year (April). I keep seeing the advertising for the Wonderful Wedding Show here in Winnipeg on January 18th and 19th , wondering if I should attend or not.  I should be over the moon with wedding planning, reviewing bridal magazines, thinking about photographers, and attending the wedding show, right?Nope....more

Bullying Awareness Isn't Just For The Kids #BAW2013 - PegCityLovely

Bullying Awareness week is in full swing Nov 17-23, 2013 and it's not just for the kids, it's for adults too....more
If anyone stirs up strife, it is not from me; whoever stirs up strife with you shall fall ...more

How to Fail at Sleep Training - PegCityLovely

I miss my fiancé and I sleep right beside him. It’s been 18 months since I've had some quality sleep and cuddle time with my hubby-to-be.  Well, almost 18 months, that's when we had our beautiful son, J, and yes, he sleeps with us every single night. Ok, so maybe not 18 months, more like just over a year as he was in his bassinet for the first few months....more

A Daughter's Letter to Breast Cancer

Hey,Yea, you don’t deserve a formalized greeting like "Dear," -- there’s nothing dear about you.When you showed up at my mom’s door in September 2012, I was in shock; we all were. You weren't supposed to come, you definitely weren't welcome or invited and no one else in our family had ever experienced you before....more
I put off reading this post for a few days because I figured it would make me bawl like a baby ...more

Get Outta My Head and Onto My Blog Please

Do you ever have so many thoughts going on in your head that you don't know where to begin? Do you have a blog and wonder how to create content with those thoughts?...more