Man, has it be a while since I’ve done a post, but my goal is not to be so distant this year! YAY ME!!! *insert round of applause here* Lol!! But, today I come bearing a gift. A large permanent gift…a BABY!! Some of you may or may not know, but THIS natural haired beauty and her lovely, quite handsome husband are pregnant!!! WE DID THIS! This is such an exciting time for us and we want everyone to be apart it! So we have decided to do a baby raffle, with a pretty nice prize for the winner!!! (I mean who doesn’t wanna win a gift card!) To enter the Baby Raffle, use the Rafflecopter Widget below! The raffle has a small entry fee ($5) which must be submitted before you can actually vote. Voting will run from Wed. Jan 21 until Sat. April 11,…

It was more than exhilarating to run the Fire Fly 5K, it was literally like a dream come true! After training for the past 8 weeks, I could finally see the fruits of my labor! I’m pretty sure I’ve never done anything more difficult than running in general, but I loved every minute of it! The biggest thing that I took away from this 5K was a very simple notion: I CAN do it! There is something to be said about anyone that accomplishes a goal that they have set for themselves. It creates this amazing feeling of self-worth and a healthy feeling of pride. As determined as I can be about certain things in my life, I suck at setting and achieving goals. I can say I’ll do something and do it, but when you add a time line to it I’m like, “Welp…..” This is probably the first…

Happy Sunday Folks!! I am here with a treat for you! As many of you know, I LOVE hair flowers! My collection is endless, and when I was contacted by Fatima of Flower From Fatima, I was EXTREMELY excited! Owner and Designer Fatima Spencer Ms. Fatima Spencer is the proud Owner and Designer of Flowers From Fatima. She designs handmade hair flowers for young women, from chic hair clips to romantic flower headbands. They are ideal for natural hair. She has an amazing boutique on Etsy to showcase all of her beautiful designs for any budget! Even more amazing than the product, is her reason for creating it! Here is what she had to say! “Where there are flowers, there is life.” “Growing up, my father decided to pursue a family run program for the improvement of our neighborhood. Alone, my family and I transformed the neighborhood into a paradise. We…