Monthly Archives: June 2013

Friday’s 5 Loves 6.28.13

Friday LovesI can’t believe July will be here NEXT week. I don’t know where the year has gone but I WILL say that it has been my most amazing one yet. I’ve done everything I set out to do and have accomplished more than I ever imagined. This week my favorite things are a random miscellaneous mixture. Lol. But, Continue reading

Recap: Let’s Thrift #MYCthrift Lets Thrift 4 This past Sunday I co-hosted Let’s Thrift with Melissa Chanel. It was my first time co-hosting an event and it was a lot of fun. Continue reading

Recap: Blogging While Brown 2013 & 5 Blogger Tips

BWBThis past Saturday bloggers from all over the country met in New York for the Sixth Annual Blogging While Brown Conference. We were all very different but two things united us: our eagerness and thirst for knowledge. Continue reading

Friday’s 5 Loves 6.21.13

Friday LovesHi, Loves! This Sunday is the day! I’m so excited to be hosting my first joint event, Let’s Thrift, with MelissaChanel. She’s the sweetest and oh so fashionable. Those of you coming, I can’t wait to see you and if you can’t make it, hopefully I’ll see you at the next event on Tuesday, July 23rd from 6:30pm-9pm. Details coming soon to Meetup! This week I tried a few new Continue reading

NYC EVENT ALERT: Natural Hair Stars

Natural_Hair_StarsThe Kinky Collaborative and CurlKit proudly present Natural Hair Stars, an exhilarating event featuring some of the top names in the natural hair world. On Saturday, June 29, 2013, guests will have the opportunity to Continue reading

Review: Shea Radiance Black Soap shea radiance black soapThis past Christmas I won a huge gift set (below) from Shea Radiance. There had to be at least one of every Shea Radiance sample in that box. I tried the Hair Milk from the curlBOX Natural a while back (check out my review here) and loved it so much that I was delighted when I won this. I’m happy I finally have time to dig into these other goodies. Continue reading

Manicure Monday: Lady in Red

IMG_20130618_133014_wmFor some reason I am in love with this silver glitter nail polish. It literally rocks my world. I can’t seem to get enough…

I decided to pair the JulieG A Star is Born with my favorite Essie red but of course I couldn’t get the bottle open. Luckily I had my Wet n Wild Everybody Loves Redmond handy – which, by the way, I forgot how much I love. I Continue reading

NYC Event Alert: Let’s Thrift with MelissaChanel

JUNE FLYER Final2THIS Sunday, June 23rd I’m co-hosting Let’s Thrift with MelissaChanel. If you’re free, come hang out and thrift. Also, get a chance to win some amazing products from mainelement:love. RSVP for free at!


Friday’s 5 Loves 6.14.13: Daily Blogger Must Haves

Friday LovesHi, Curlistas! Happy Friday. This week has been another filled with blessings. I registered for my first Blog Conference and I’m getting ready for Let’s Thrift – my FREE June event with MelissaChanel. (You can register and find out more HERE.)

As a blogger I’m always trying to fill a void or bring something to my readers Continue reading

Review: Miss Jessie’s Rapid Recovery Treatment


Product Name:  Miss Jessie’s Rapid Recovery

Price:  2 oz. $9.00 | 8 oz. $26.00 | 16 oz. $48.00

Availability:  Select Target Stores, CVS Stores, Meijer Stores, Duane Reade Stores, Ricky’s NYC stores, online at OR check the Store Locator. Continue reading