I’m grateful for my grandmother’s spirit and prayers for allowing me to trust in my body’s ability to do what so many women before me had done: giv...Read more
I will never forget standing in the mirror, looking at my brush full of hair, weeping. My heart was fixed, and I was finally better, but my outside...Read more
By simply identifying small ways to reduce water consumption in your daily routine, you help protect one of Earth’s most precious resources.Read more
Before going completely natural, I did not consider how much my hair defines me; my mood, style and esteem.
Before going completely natural, I did not consider how much my hair defines me; my mood, style and esteem. I now stand tall in the decisions I mak...Read more
When my hair started falling out in clumps and my scalp was a hot mess, I couldn’t ignore it. It was the hair strand that broke the camel’s back, if you will.
I was born with a lot of hair. A LOT of hair. So much hair that my mom and babysitter (aka my 3rd “grandmother”) would take a ruler and measure...Read more
A close friend of mine was diagnosed with Lymphoma, and in solidarity with them, I shaved my head. It’s forced me to break out of my comfort zone a...Read more
Studies have shown that when a person is experiencing homelessness, others begin to disassociate them from being "human". Read more
Beyond every curl, braid, loc, and strand is a sacred story for women of color.Read more
On how motherhood helped this Mom break up with her flat iron.Read more