One day, my husband and I were talking about hair, and what my plans are with my daughter's hair. Since he was with me through my loose natural phase, and through my loc phase, he asked me how I would want our daughter's hair to be. He first asked me if I would loc her … Continue reading #ConfessionsOfALocdGoddess: Kids and Chemicals
I have finally finished my 6 months of personal training! I wanted to do a review on it, because I have a new-found positive perspective on it. Before, when I would get serious about being in the gym and working out, I never considered getting a personal trainer. My main thought was, "I can do … Continue reading My Review on Having a Personal Trainer
This has really been something that has stuck with me in the past couple weeks. I recently found out about a domestic dispute that resulted in a murder-suicide in Savannah, Ga. The young lady who was killed was only 19 years old and had a child. It was heartbreaking to read. Lately, it seems that … Continue reading My Heart Breaks for Savannah
Have you ever felt like you had absolutely nothing left to give of yourself, yet people still continued to pull you in every direction, demanding your attention? Remember to take some time for yourself. You can't pour from an empty cup. 🙂
A former Oklahoma City police officer was convicted Thursday of 18 of the 36 counts he faced, including four counts of first-degree rape Source: Former OKC Police Officer Daniel Holtzclaw Found Guilty Of Rape
My husband and I were having a discussion about the latest tragedies, where innocent black lives are being taken for no particular reason. I told him how it literally made me sick to think about; to know that yet another man/woman/child is being slain by a white person. I am usually not one to focus … Continue reading Do Black Lives Matter to Us?
I haven't given you guys an update on these locs in a while, so I decided to let you all know what's been going on! Color: I colored my locs! This was the day after I colored them on my way to work! I was going for a deep red/burgundy/copper type color....I think it turned out … Continue reading #ConfessionsOfALocdGoddess: Hair Updates and Such!
I told him "I love you" hoping he felt the same. The words "I don't love you" fell out of his mouth like they were hanging on to the edge of a mountain top, and suddenly, they lost their grip on the tip of his tongue. I could feel my heart give way, and sink … Continue reading The Ugly Truth.
Sometimes, I can't help but be in complete awe of my child. She truly is an amazing little toddler! She's will be 2 in April and it seems that everyday, I see her do something new! Just today, I watched her as she grabbed a pen and fixed it in her hands so that she can … Continue reading My Child Amazes Me!
I usually gripe about bad days at work, but truthfully, they are nothing more than days where I actually WORK all day long, and don't really have a moment to breathe. Those days truly aren't that bad, because I'm usually creating solutions to problems that arise, and in the end, although it takes a lot … Continue reading A Bad Day at Work…