My First Photoshoot of the Year with iN11VIEWS

Happy Thursday!!! I had the pleasure of shooting with photographer Tenneal of in11Views. Below is the tea on in11Views. Journaling dope women in action + in view. A natural light, portrait-focused photography company, based in Maryland (Washington DC area), chronicling women I admire and those on which I seek to shine a light.  I capture special moments, including home ...

6 tips on Practicing Self-Love

Happy Motivation Monday! Practicing self-love is an ongoing process for many (including myself). It consists of being kind to yourself and loving yourself unconditionally, flaws and all. It’s difficult to love others when you don’t love yourself. In today's post, I am sharing six tips below on how to practice self-love. Be kind to yourself. Cut out ...

Web Series Wednesday: The Q is Vital

Happy Wednesday! It's been a minute since the last Web series Wednesday (WSW)  but I am back again to share my favorite web series on a Wednesday. I watch more YouTube than TV. Even more than Investigation Discovery (ID channel) and that says a lot because I am an ID Addict. Even more than Martin ...

Web Series Wednesday: FIRST GEN

First Gen is a new family sitcom written by and starring comedian Yvonne Orji. It centers on the Main Character, Joanna- a first generation Nigerian-American- who trades in a stable career in medicine, for the uncertainties of stand up comedy, and the adventures that ensue when her traditional immigrant parents discover her plans. Visit www.firstgenshow.com for ...

Web Series Wednesday: Becoming Nia

Happy Wednesday! It's almost the end of the week and it's WARMING UP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! All I ever wanted in life was warm weather! Anywho, today's featured web series is Becoming Nia. Photo Source: Instagram   My two cents: I love this web series and I really like Nia. I've liked her since That Guy. Becoming Nia is a spin-off of That Guy {Where are all ...

Web Series Wednesday: Head Cases

Happy Web Series Wednesday! :-) Celebrity hair stylist and natural hair care expert Felicia Leatherwood solves the hair care problems of everyday clients an...d reconditions the crazy lives that have led to them. This season focuses on relationships to natural hair. -Head Cases Facebook HEAD CASES | Ep 1 - Starting Over   Felicia Leatherwood (@lovingyourhair), celebrity hair stylist ...

Crochet Braids: Third Time’s a Charm!

Hey! I got crochet braids for the third time about two weeks ago. My second set was in for 2 months and a week. To prepare for this installation, I had my hair washed, conditioned , blow-dried and trimmed. Deets on my trim here. My stylist then cornrowed my hair. In all my previous crochet braids posts, I ...

My Most Viewed Posts in 2014!

  1. Bantu Knot Outs…Dry or Wet? 7,989 Views 2. For The Love of Kente Cloth <3 5,886 Views   3. Cute African Print Dresses 4,703 Views 4. I Finally Got Crochet Braids! 2,007 Views 5. The Ghanaian Bride 1,675 Views Photo Credit: Lightville Photography  Photo Source:@niidjarbeng_lightville {Photographer's Instagram} 1,675 Views Where Are They From? How Did They Find You? Who Were They? My most commented on post was ...