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Winter Protective Style Challenge – Styles Update 2

It’s mid-February and we’re almost at the halfway mark of the Winter Protective Style Challenge. I just wanted to give a quick update on the styles I’ve been wearing since removing my mini twists. Style 1: Braids   I removed the twists and braided the top half in cornrows going […]

Winter Protective Style Challenge – Styles Update

We’re officially on day 20 of the Winter Protective Style Challenge and this is my first update. Mini Twists Style When doing my mini twists, I became sick. I originally thought it’d take a day to install, but it took three. I co-washed my hair after a few days and my hair felt […]

Winter Protective Style Challenge

Since November 23, I’ve been sporting kinky twists and I finally took them out today. I honestly felt very proud of myself for keeping it in for 30 days straight. The only time I usually wear a consistent protective style is when I’m on vacation; styling my hair is the […]

Good Eats: The Mercer Kitchen

About an hour after Shecky’s Holiday Night Out, my sister and I walked over to The Mercer Kitchen for some dinner. Location The Mercer Kitchen is located on the corner of Prince and Mercer Streets in SoHo. It is about a 10-minute walk from the Broadway/Lafayette and Spring St subway […]

Dotzila 24-Piece Makeup Brush Set

This past August, I visited family in Toronto for the Scotia Bank Caribbean Carnival (Caribana) but forgot my makeup brushes. While it did hurt my heart somewhat, I DID need a new brush set. A couple weeks after, I saw a deal on LivingSocial. The Dotzila 24-Piece Brush Set was original $49 and […]

Purchase: Cyber Monday Mini Haul

Everyone close to me knows that I am a recovering shopaholic. The addiction has dwindled down after moving out of my parent’s house and a 90-day concentration, but I love a good deal. When it comes to clothes and shoes I can be pretty picky so it’s almost difficult as […]

Current Regimen for My Natural Hair

Current Regimen for my Natural Hair

I don’t go crazy over hair typing, but I’ve been considered to be a 3c/4a when it comes to the typing system. Below are the steps I take to wash my hair. It usually takes me about 45 minutes to 1 hour to complete from start to finish. Pre-poo As […]

Jaheim Appreciation Concert Recap

Jaheim Appreciation Concert Recap

A few days ago I joined two friends to see Jaheim along with Chrisette Michele at The Theatre at Madison Square Garden in New York City for his Appreciation Tour Concert. Chrisette Michele I’m a huge Chrisette Michele fan. When she came on stage, she briefly spoke of her love of ‘being […]