Big Chop #3 & Mom’s Brazilian Blowout

Natural hair gurus have lied to me lol I have a strong hunch that some gurus on Youtube have done the Brazillian blowout without sharing. When I first went natural in 2013 and looked to Youtube for natural hair advice I wondered why no matter what I did my hair never turned out like gurus…

Hello Spring, welcomed friend🍋🍑

Spring Recommendations: Candle Recommendations – Sundrenched Linen Bath and Body Works & Woodwick Candles (Fireside & Redwood) – The classic sun-drenched linen scent from B&BW smells clean, powdery, fresh, and strong. It has an excellent throw in my bedroom. I love the concentrated fragrance because I only have to burn the candle for a short…

Spring Cleaning from Within, a week-long juice cleanse🌸🌸🌸

Last week I did a juice cleanse and sandwich combo to initiate spring cleaning from the inside out. After completing my week successfully, I treated myself to a visit. During my week-long juice cleanse I drank green juice for breakfast with fruit juice (grapefruit, pomegranate, or cherry) and green juice for lunch. I drank my…

Remembering Estepona Spain & Estepona Eats!

Hello and happy Superbowl Sunday (to Americans and others who watch the sport & happy regular Sunday to all else)<3 Here is the photo journal of my summer in Estepona Spain 2021. I had many unforgettable memories and a few low points as well. I ended up not liking the rental home we had as…

Pre-Valentine’s Celebration – Bringing Nail Techs to my Home 💅🏽

I bought Valentine’s Day Candles from Target to evaluate and use during my at-home nail experience. The Red Roses candle was a standout, the fragrance smells concentrated and akin to Jo Malone Red Roses for half the price! Of course, this cheaper candle burns faster, and the packaging is less luxurious than the signature Jo…

End of Year Self Care Challenge

Hey everyone, This end-of-year holiday season I’ve decided to do self-care to the max! Since working and studying full time at home I’ve been a bit neglectful but I want to fully focus on myself both inwardly and outwardly as a gift and celebration for the holiday season. I challenge you to do the same….

Love Letter to the Ocean ~ Hello Costal Living

It’s official, I now live by the ocean! This is something I’ve wanted for several years but I thought it was not possible for me anytime soon or maybe not at all. The sea is the ultimate manifestation of beauty, tranquility, power, and renewal. I love the smell of salt water. It cleanses the senses…

Hair Update, Body Peel, Zoom – Summer Makeover!

Micro-link Hair Extensions So I went natural again after relaxer damage caused by a hair stylist in PA back in 2019. I enjoyed my back-to-natural moment in 2020 but I quickly realized its not want I wanted. I wanted long healthy relaxed hair but the damage caused by that stylist and hair vitamins was to…

The Health Edit 🏋🏽‍♀️

Hey ya’ll, I thought I’d share some of the things I eat and drink to maintain health. Please note and know everyone’s health varies and you should consult your medical professional before taking any advice. Here are my tips: Kor Shots – Ginger – “Wellness” As I’ve stated in a previous blog post, drinking ginger…