Polka Dots, Checks and Stripes! I love them all but lately I’ve been loving the stylish look of Cheveron, Houndstooth and ink blots! Black and white make patterns stand out and help enhance their boldness. The Issac Mizarahi Dora Pump $134, is a perfect example of a pump that can be worn with everything. The Chevron pattern is classic and the gold heel and jeweled embellishment make it even cuter! Pair it with some nice jeans and a tee I own both the Kate Spade Rachelle Wellesley Black and White Striped Handbag and the Calvin Klein Black and White Houndstooth… View Post

When I was born, I was diagnosed with spherocytosis which is a hereditary disease that affects the spleen and red blood cells.  In other words, my red blood cells are deformed and my spleen destroys them because they are not recognized as perfect cells.  My first crisis with this condition began at age ten when my whole entire immune system shut down.  I was in the hospital for a while and the nurses who took care of me where simply angels. Not only did they take care of my physical needs, but they made me feel comfortable by taking care of… View Post

California Lace Wigs and Weaves was established in the Summer of 2006 by Annette Jones. Quickly rising to one of the most sought after American Lace Wig Vendors around. California Lace Wigs and Weaves offers a plethora of options ranging from extensions to Stock Lace Wigs and Weaves, Custom Units and even Medical Lace Wigs. Now that I’ve been wearing extensions and wigs while I transition I jumped at the chance to chat with Annette and learn a bit more about the brand. Check out my interview below. 1. How did you get your start in the Wig and Hair Extension Industry? I… View Post

  [colored_box color=”grey”]Affliate Links[/colored_box]     Since I’m transitioning, protecting my hair from heat damage is very very important. I’ve had heat damage before and so when half of your hair is damaged and straight and the other half is naturally curly it really makes you rethink things.  I usually try to keep to only using heat on my hair 2-3x’s per week and when I do I always reach for a heat protectant.  Heat Protectants protect your hair from the potential damage that can result from daily use of heat-related hair care products, such as dryers and flat irons. With… View Post

Education has always been a huge part of my life. My mother was a pre-school teacher so she raised me to love reading and writing. I was speaking in complete sentences at 2 years old and writing stories by the age of 5. I always loved school and did really well. Often in childhood, I would say that I wanted to be a teacher just like my mother.I think three significant things happened to me that really solidified my desire to pursue a life dedicated to the education of our future leaders: one, there were two TV shows that I… View Post

  NAKED 3 is finally available at Sephora.com. Don’t miss out on this hot beauty item. Have your Sephora Rewards Gift Card? Use it and save either $15 or $20 off! Want to see swatches before you buy? Just check out my review here!

[colored_box color=” grey”] “Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Pantene through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select. While I was compensated to write a post about Pantene Truly Natural, all opinions are my ow [/colored_box]   Transitioning is not easy. I’ve made it to month 7 by the grace of God, but each and every time my hair isn’t in a protective do I just want to grab the scissors and start snipping off all my relaxed ends. Taking care of your hair while transitioning is very important. This is why I alway look for products that are geared towards natural hair but will work… View Post