Last Christmas, I got this lovely purple wig on samsbeauty.com. It’s the Trixie Wig from FreeTress Equal, in OTPURPLE. The plan was to review it for you guys. I tried and tried to make decent videos (epic fails, y’all) but, I realised that the real word from this wig is not even about the wig itself. Continue reading “A Life Lesson From My Purple Trixie Wig”
Here on the blog, we’ve been fans of SheaMoisture for over 3 years. Until some months ago, I was familiar with the brand’s story after reading it so many times on product labels, but I didn’t think it was a REAL story. You know what I mean? Continue reading “SheaMoisture: A Truly Better Way to Beautiful”
How are you and your hair?
I’m currently in my 3rd week of wearing my hair in a simple style of two strand twists with cornrows on the side. I got this done at a salon near my house. Salon deets are at the end of the post. Continue reading “Twists and Cornrows (+ Life Lately)”
I’ve clocked a quarter century!!! You can’t talk to me anyhow anymore oh. Now on my grown woman shii.
Leading up to my 25th birthday, I was not as excited as I usually am about birthdays in general. It was not a sober feeling, just more gratitude than anything else. I aged a lot on the inside right before my 24th birthday and so my 24th year was spent doing a lot of adjusting to this person I had been forced to grow into and reconciling that with who I desire to be. Womanhood is such a gift and if I was not certain before, I know now that if I had to choose, I will always choose to be a woman in this skin. I love it. Like I told AB, it finally feels like I have attained a strong and stable foundation after 25 years and so now, I’m ready to build higher and higher and higher knowing that what I have at the base can take it all.
I was lucky to spend my birthday weekend in New Orleans with my roommate. NOLA has quickly become my favorite place and so now, I would like to make it there at least once a year, since I have been once every year in the last 3 years. I saw that Klassy Kinks did an instagram post with 26 things about her right before her 27th birthday. I thought that was a fun and light post. So here are 25 random things about me: Continue reading “25 Random Things About Mee: A Birthday Post”