How to Finger Coil and Rock a Coil Out with a Tapered Cut

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  Last week I had my hair cut back into a tapered style. I know I know, I was growing it out, but I decided that I just look better with a shorter cut. I attempted a wash and go on this tapered style and I felt it really didn’t bring through the actual shape Read More

My thoughts on the Motions For Natural Textures Line

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  I’m still on the hunt for a new product line or products to replace my the products in my old regimen. I was recently sent over several products from the Motions Enhance and Define collection that includes products made specifically for natural textured hair. I may be late to the party, but the first Read More

The Camera on the LG G4 Smartphone is a Blogger’s Dream Come True.

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As a digital media influencer my phone goes with me everywhere. I’m always sharing and catching up with the lastest news by tweeting, facebooking and even checking Instgram. One of the most important features of my phone is the camera, as in this day in age pictures are really worth a thousand words or even Read More

May’s CurlKit has been taken over by SheaMoisture!


I’ve been against subscription boxes since Day one. Mainly beauty subscription products as I found that the samples they gave you weren’t worth the subscription box price. Lately, I’ve been doing a lot more with my natural hair, and with my staple products slowly running out the need to find a replacement was urgent as Read More

I’m not Afraid to Rock my Legs

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I’ve got big legs. Actually, I’ve had them all my life. I remember being in elementary school and sitting Indian style on the floor with my friends trying to figure out why my legs looked so much bigger than theirs. At that age, I was unaware at how proportionally different African American bodies could be Read More

Char-Broil and Honey Jalapeno Chicken Wings

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Char-Broil for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. With the warm weather finally here to stay it’s time to pull out the summer clothes and put away the long johns. I absolutely love the warm weather, but what I love more is the smell Read More

What’s Your Everyday Beauty Routine?

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“A woman’s beauty routine says a lot about  the type of person she is.” If this were true people would probably call me an unorganized mess. Yes, I do have a beauty routine, but it changes from day to day. Some days I want color some days I don’t. Some days I actually want to Read More

What Women Experience Most After Pregnancy


My husband and I really don’t discuss having children. Sure, we’d like to one day but for now we are content on the lives we lead with our two dogs. Last week while at the gyno for my yearly checkup my doctor begins to question me about if I’m ready for kids yet. This is Read More

Quick and Easy Wash N Go Routine

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I’ve never been a fan of the whole Wash and Go style. I’ll be honest I was never a fan because I could never get my hair to cooperate. I fell into the trap of watching so many other naturalistas on youtube rock a wash n go and wishing my hair did what there’s did. Read More

Broke on Purpose: May Goals and New Planner and Free Printables

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I honestly can’t believe it’s already May! When I look back I wish I would have started being Broke on Purpose back in January, but these past two months have been great momentum wise and we’re hoping to keep it up (to read how this journey started head here). To date, the Wright Household has Read More