Maintain the Mane: #2 My Perspective on Shrinkage

My big chop went down on February 22, 2012 in the dorm room of one of my best friends. I knew very early on that my hair was tightly coiled, but it wasn't until recently that I realized I have some INTENSE shrinkage. Like...a lot. As my hair grew longer, my fro did grow in volume, …

Are You Busy or Are You Lazy? 3 Easy Things to Incorporate Into Your ‘Hectic’ Schedule

So many times I catch myself saying, "I would love to do XYZ more but I'm just so busy." Sometimes I get creative and switch it up with “I am so tired, I just need to rest.” Either way, most of the time I am just being lazy or looking for some sort of justification as …

We Gon’ Be Alright: 5 Things to Remember When Life Throws a Curveball

It is officially (though it doesn't feel like it) Spring!  High school seniors are committing to colleges and participating in "promposals",  while college seniors are holding on to the last single “you know what” to give. (You soon to be collge grads might want to check out 6 Tips To Survive The (Post) Grad Struggle). …