Natural Hairstyle | Quick & Easy Updo

  Lately, I haven’t had much free time to think about all the ways that I could do my hair and when I do get a little free time, the last thing I’m thinking about is this little bit of hair I have on the crown of my head.  At times though, I get sick of the bun I’ve been sporting and I actually do style my hair.  In the coming weeks, I’ll be showing…

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Protective Styling: Braided, Faded & Keeping It Healthy

For almost 6 weeks, I’ve had my hair in a braided protective style as I knew that when Mason arrived, I would neither feel like nor have the time to deal with my hair.  After all this time, they’ve held up well but the new growth is becoming insane so it’s time to have them re-installed.  If I’m not mistaken, this is my first time with braids since I shaved my head and having braids…

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4 Tips For Swimming with Natural Hair

[image sourced from Pinterest] For the last few weeks, we’ve had lots going on.  Preparing for Baby Mason’s arrival, celebrating our 1st wedding anniversary (June 8) and giving MJ all the love, hugs and kisses he can stand have been the very highlights of my life at the moment.  Aside from that, I’ve also been trying to relax and enjoy the little bit of time I get to have alone during the day while I’m still able…

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Natural Hairstyle | Shaved Sides & A Top Knot

Lately, I’ve been missing my hair.  Well, let me rephrase that…I’ve been missing the length.  I don’t miss the sides because I’m still enjoying my shaved head but at times I do feel like I want to wear it in a particular style.  Around the house, I wear my hair up and out of my face Pebbles Flintstone style but usually in public I’m wearing my hair tucked away or full out. I think the…

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Straightening My Natural Hair | Taking a Day for Myself

Oh my goodness, let me tell you!  For me, it’s just been “one of those days” everyday of the week for the last few weeks.  I’ve been feeling frazzled, overwhelmed, emotional and downright grouchy.  On top of that MJ has been extra clingy.  I believe there is some part of my baby that knows he’s about to not be the baby anymore. I have to admit that while I do enjoy my baby semi-reverting back…

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