Beautiful Texture|How to Define Curls on 4c Natural Hair


I’ve been getting a ton of compliments on my 4c natural hair recently. Some have asked me how I manage to get well define curls. So I wanted to share with you my updated natural hair routine. I’m working with Beautiful Textures and BET to promote healthy hair. They gave me a few products to…

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Can Black People Get Sunburn?


I’ve heard people say that there’s no way that black people can get sunburn. Well, that’s absolutely false. My first sunburn experience happened when I was studying abroad in Spain. I’d spend the morning in class and then spend the rest of the day at the beach soaking up the sun. To be honest, I…

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How to Accessorize Hair and Makeup W/ Eddie Borgo


I’ve teamed up with Eddie Borgo for Target to bring you some awesome styles. We’re talking ways to jazz up your hair and makeup with accessories. This collection ranges from classic to rocker-cool. Head over to to purchase jewelry from Eddie Borgo’s line. Make sure you share on social media with the hashtag: #EddieBorgoForTarget….

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Journalism 101: Why You Shouldn’t Keep All Your Eggs in One Basket


I’ve been in this business for over ten years. I’ve applied for many jobs and have gotten hired. There’ve also been numerous times when I was turned down for gigs and  laid of from work. It’s a tough industry with no guarantees. That’s why I never keep all my eggs in one basket. I remember my…

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7 Tips For Attending Blogher Locally (GIVEAWAY)


Conferences are a great for connecting with bloggers and brands, getting inspiration, hearing about some amazing stories of hardships and triumphs, as well as learning about the latest techs and social media trends. When I heard that Blogher was being held in New York, I immediately purchased my early bird ticket. I was excited that…

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You Wouldn’t Believe How I’m Preparing for #Blogher2015


I’ve been blogging for about four years now. Each year I come up with goals that I’d like to achieve, and blogging conferences are usually at the top of my list. This is my second Blogher experience and you wouldn’t believe how I’m preparing for #Blogher2015 The truth is I’m not going to over think…

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Awesome 4th of July Weekend Photos


It was a busy 4th of July weekend filled with food, parade fun, and water play. For the most part, I’ve had holidays off these past few years. But now that I’m not working full-time, I have a bit more time and energy. Needless to say, our weekend was pretty jam packed. Just wanted to…

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An Interesting Way to Celebrate Our Wedding Anniversary


Most people celebrate their wedding anniversary alone. Our 10 year anniversary gift ideas involved brunch followed by a Dave Chappelle standup comedy routine at Radio City Music Hall last year. We had a blast! But this year was nothing like that. Rather than spend it together in the city that never sleeps, we went to Princess’s first dance recital. When…

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