Depression: How To Deal With It and Ultimately Choose Joy

Depression: How To Deal With It and Ultimately Choose Joy

Spoiler alert! I am not always as happy as my Instagram account would have you to believe.

As a matter of fact for the past month and a half, I have battled with thoughts and feelings of depression. What this recent dance with depression has taught me is that you have to be willing to not be sad anymore. It is so addictive to live in a “woe is me” mindset.

To be honest, there were some days when it almost felt good to feel depressed. Weird! I know. Maybe it was because I could choose to be lazy. Not care about getting anything done. Then blame it on feeling sad and depressed!

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20 Instagram Accounts for Natural Hair Inspiration

20 Instagram Accounts for Natural Hair Inspiration

In the past 4 years since I returned natural, I have seen a lot of pages dedicated to natural hair. Whether they were on social media alone or have a companion website to support their growth. There is no denying the current obsession with natural hair.

My natural hair story started as a journey of self-love, self-worth, and redefining beauty. Since 2012, I have learned so much about myself and to be more specific my natural hair.

The following 20 accounts I follow on Instagram because they inspire me! If I am looking for a new hairstyle to try. I want a new girl crush to add to my list because of her amazing curls. These 20 accounts never stop to amaze me!

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A Guide to Natural Hair: 10 Products You Need to Try This Fall

A Guide to Natural Hair: 10 Products You Need to Try This Fall

We’re just a week into Autumn this year! With the change of the weather comes the need to change our hair regimen.

Luckily for me, I live in Atlanta. Our Fall does not get as cold as other places in the US.

While it is not yet cold in Atlanta, the air is definitely getting colder around here. One of the things I like to focus on during this season is maintaining moisture in my hair.

It can be tough when you have neglected a proper regimen in the Summer. *RAISE YOUR HAND IF THAT IS YOU* I am determined to restore good health to my strands.

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What’s In My Product Junkie Box for August 2016?

What's In My Product Junkie Box for August 2016?

As a natural hair blogger, I have heard of and tried a few beauty box subscription services. The ones I have tried shipped natural hair products to their subbies.The greatest benefit for me was the easy access to products for trial and error purposes.

The greatest benefit for me was the easy access to products for trial and error purposes.I enjoyed receiving new products every month. Some I would try, others I would

I enjoyed receiving new products every month. Some I would try, others I would give away to a friend.Recently, I became sponsored by the team behind the Product Junkie Box! It is a great opportunity because I once again have the pleasure of trying new beauty products.

Recently, I became sponsored by the team behind the Product Junkie Box! It is a great opportunity because I once again have the pleasure of trying new beauty products.

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Top 10 Fall Music Favorites You Need to Know this Year

Top 10 Fall Music Favorites You Need to Know this Year

Today marks the first day of Autumn. The air is starting to cool down, which means cuffin’ season is upon us! This means my hair needs to be on fleek even more. There’s no reason bae should see my hair look lackluster due to the chilly weather.

While my hair regimen will see an increase in the time it takes me to complete a style. I am committed to making sure I step out into the fall with fashion-forward clothing, shoes and hair to match!

I have curated a list of songs that capture the essence of this season, which I think you will enjoy. Whether you are in a serious committed relationship. You have been dating someone on and off for a significant amount of time. You are looking to find a mate this season. Let this playlist inspire you to put your best self forward!

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4 Reports of August 2016 Online Analytics

4 Reports of August 2016 Online Analytics

Being an online personality comes with its perks as well as its downfall. Couple that with a social media addiction. You may have someone, like myself. Someone who is as excited about sharing herself with others. As she is about keeping some things private.

I am on a personal journey of learning as much as I can about social media. I’ve created a few online entities to help me with that process. Each month I have decided to share my growth with you.

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3 Things I Love About Volume 1 of It’s My Hair! Magazine

3 Things I Love About Volume 1 of It's My Hair! Magazine

It’s My Hair Magazine is a print magazine. It is helping women connect and express themselves through hair. I was first introduced to the brand in 2014. Selena Milbury, CEO & Chief Editor reached out to be after a segment I did with Naturally Curly on YouTube.

Back then I was just a student in Graduate School. Who occupied her time outside of school and a day job reviewing subscription boxes.

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