Style: Vintage & Thrifted DIY Shirt

Style: Vintage & Thrifted DIY Shirt

I bought this old vintage shirt from  a thrift store in the city for $7. I cut huge holes in the side for an edgier look, which is also great for those hot summer days. I put a bandeau underneath mine but if your risque you can wear it without one ;). You can also(…)

My Daily Hair Routine: Part 1

My Daily Hair Routine: Part 1

I have received some requests to share my daily routine.  This routine basically has been religiously followed for over the past 4 years with minor adjustments and tweaks here and there. So without further ado I present my step by step Daily Routine. Monday-Friday I know some may be thinking by looking at my updo(…)

Shea Moisture Deep Treatment Masque

Shea Moisture Deep Treatment Masque

Shea Moisture Organic Raw Shea Butter Deep Treatment Masque, I give this product a 3.5 out of 5 stars. It smells wonderful but has no slip what so ever so it is not good at loosening tangles from your hair. My hair doesn’t feel soft before or  after rinsing it out which is something I(…)

Yogurt Hair Mask

Yogurt Hair Mask

The benefits of yogurt on the hair: – It softens hair to comb through knots and tangles more effectively – Acts as a gentle cleanser while conditioning it – Helps eliminate frizz – Helps eliminate itchy scalp and dandruff – Makes hair shiny and soft – FYI its also great to apply plain yogurt by(…)

Manic Mondays : How I can wash my hair once a month!

Manic Mondays : How I can wash my hair once a month!

Ahhh when strangers ask the age old question “how often do you wash your hair?”  The usual reaction goes something like this as I gather myself, breathe in deep and say…… Me: Once a mon…… Stranger: WHAT!!!!!!!!!!! YOUR JOKING ONCE A MONTH!!! Me:… th Stranger: sound of crickets Me: Yes once a month Stranger: How(…)

Fathers do Hair

Fathers do Hair

In lieu of Fahers Day lets talk about dads doing hair. I found these awesome pics and interview from the—>Atlanta Journal Constitution and a blog I also love BGLH did a great interview with the father pictured above—> BGLH interview “Originally from Ethiopia, Miriam Tigist Green, 4, was adopted by Emory professor Clifton Green and(…)

If You Could Resurrect……..

If You Could Resurrect……..

If I could bring back some of my favorite late musicians of the past and have a collective Pow Wow the list would include (in no particular order): Michael Jackson, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Marvin Gaye, Lena Horne, Jeff Buckley, Bob Marley, Eartha Kitt, Nancy Sinatra, Ray Charles, John Lennon, Tupac, James Brown, Miles Davis,(…)

Maya Rudolph

Maya Rudolph

I absolutely love the beautiful and talented Maya Rudolph, she is the daughter of the late singer Minnie Ripperton and was a cast member on Saturday Night Live. I wanted to share two of my favorite movies that she  stars in, Away We Go (love, love, love this movie and have watched it about 8(…)