Shea Moisture Baby Products are Our Faves

Remember how I recently said that I tend to be very brand loyal when it comes to the products I support? Well, if there’s one brand that could be a case study for that, it would be Shea Moisture. For years, they have been my family’s go-to products for our hair and skin, because we… Continue reading Shea Moisture Baby Products are Our Faves

Share Your Hilarious “MOMent” & Win a Dream Vacation!

My family and I moved to Florida when my daughter was just 5 months old and lived there for about a half. Shortly before we moved, my husband bought a Cadillac that, even then, was nearly 10 years old. For the most part, it worked fine. There was just one small problem: The car’s automatic… Continue reading Share Your Hilarious “MOMent” & Win a Dream Vacation!

Hair Journey: Kinky Curly Review & My First (Successful) Frohawk

For months, I’ve had various people — online and in real life — tell me that I should try Kinky Curly products. I’d heard lots of good things, and the fact that the ingredients are mostly natural and the founder of Kinky Curly is a fellow Caribbean woman finally led me to go see what… Continue reading Hair Journey: Kinky Curly Review & My First (Successful) Frohawk

Crystal Deodorant is Honestly the Best I’ve Tried

While living a more sustainable lifestyle is often at the forefront of my thoughts and guides a lot of the choices my family and I make, I admit that its easy to get complacent and feel like you’re doing enough. We still eat out more than I’d like, and I’ve resorted to buying clothing from… Continue reading Crystal Deodorant is Honestly the Best I’ve Tried

I Am Not My Hair Pt. 2: The Aftermath of the Big Chop

I started my journey toward natural hair waaaay back in January, and I am finally where I want to be.  Nearly three weeks ago, I strutted into a local salon with a head full of two-textured hair, and I walked out au naturale. Well, almost. I still had about 1-inch of relaxed ends in the… Continue reading I Am Not My Hair Pt. 2: The Aftermath of the Big Chop

Green Diva Jewelry Lives Up to It’s Name, and Then Some

I love jewelry and shiny things as much as the next girl, but unlike many, I’m not really partial to diamonds. Unless they’re vintage. And now that I’m trying to take my passion for green living beyond the surface to EVERY aspect of my life, I’ve learned to love the look of materials like recycled… Continue reading Green Diva Jewelry Lives Up to It’s Name, and Then Some

Geek-Ready Style: Eco-Friendly Bamboo Computer Accessories

Given the heat that always seems to be emanating from my HP DV2 laptop, I’ve been hunting for an eco-friendly cooling pad, or at least some sort of laptop stand. I had resigned myself to buying a used option until I came across this beautiful set at Viva Terra. The laptop stand is made of… Continue reading Geek-Ready Style: Eco-Friendly Bamboo Computer Accessories

I Love to Get Naked-Juice, That Is

I bet at least a handful of you were thinking something lewd when you read that headline. But I guess that was the point 🙂 Chalk it up to my sick sense of humor. Anyway, my husband introduced me to Naked Juices a few weeks ago, and all I could think was “where have you… Continue reading I Love to Get Naked-Juice, That Is