tips, tricks and self love

I wanted to talk for a moment about my life. I’ve gone through numerous serious events in my life (just as many people have) and have learned from my past. As a result of this learning, I created a blog to share what I learned. I not only wanted to use this blog as an…

warm deep conditioning 

In my last blog post I talked about the new process I saw- about warming up deep conditioner prior to using it. Last time I co-washed my hair (which was friday) I decided to try the warmed up deep conditioner. I used my normal conditioners (Shea Moisture Manuka Honey and Marfura Oil Intensive Hydration Conditioner,…

hair care regime changes

as the weather begins to get colder it’s time for an updated hair care regime! My roommate is still braiding my hair which has lead to a lot of growth in my hair (the picture of my hair pressed and curled is from the beginning of October, when I went home for fall break). I…

napping

sleeping is really important to stay healthy. recently, I’ve been trying to make sure that I sleep between eight and nine hours, and try to take a nap. My RA has a sign outside in the hall I live in, about the importance of naps and how long you should take them. Normally, if I…

family day 

In honor of family day being last weekend, I just wanted to talk about my family! In this picture I’m missing two family members off of my mom’s side- my cousin Zoë and my uncle. Also my moms boyfriend (Marc) was absent. It was overall a very fun day and I enjoyed getting to see…

“this election is stressing me out!”

I talked to my roommate earlier and she told me those exact words as she’s watching the polling numbers come through. As much as I want to not care, I can’t help but occasionally look at poll numbers to see who is winning. I have already put my political beliefs out there, and I stick…

november 2016

new month new you! november means fall and family. you need to make sure that this holiday season you take care you! a lot of people associate holiday season with weight gain, so make sure you’re taking care of your body too! As this semester comes to an end, make sure that you’re staying healthy…