When shopping for stocking stuffers, the key is to find incredible holiday gifts that are small enough to fit in a stocking, are priced within your budget, and have the "wow" factor that you want the gift recipients to experience when they open their stockin...more
First, I must define what a Natural hair extremist is to me, and then I can expound on it a little better. To me, a Natural extremist is one who doesn't use any chemicals of any kind on her hair. She uses all-natural products which do not have sulfates, mineral oils....nothing that would be considered being "bad." I don't feel a Natural extremist must use only her own creations, since there are quite a few products that are all-natural, but that certainly helps.
Someone wrote a post recently on shaving her vagina, and the post has had me wondering why women feel that they need to have less and less hair everywhere except their heads. I can’t find the exact post because if you Google “shave your vagina,” about a trillion results come up. This troubles me for many reasons, starting with the anatomical infeasibility of shaving a vagina....more
No, it isn't. It is part of me and what makes me a Black woman. As it grows out of my head it becomes an extension of me.I've seen several people say their hair is just 'hair'. Whether I am reading a blog, or listening to YouTube I hear the outcries of many telling the world it's just hair and nothing more. I find that hard to believe because there just wouldn't be this much fuss over something so trivial if that were true.
Since childhood, I had a problem in managing my hair. I used to spend hours in front of the mirror to set a hair style that will suit my personality and from which I could gain some praises. It took me years to realize how I would be able to steal the limelight just because of my hair style along with my attire....more
Fast forward to the way you feel just after that big holiday meal. You have consumed a couple of helpings of your favorite dishes and maybe even a slice of pie. You are full. You wore your stretchy pants and dread getting onto the scales after consuming so many rich foods.You could do like me and figure out a way to trick the scales into thinking you really didn't overindulge that much. This is my pre-Holiday tip for those of you with lots of hair: rock a new "do" for the holidays....more