Outfit: Body Love + Shorts

I’m Wearing: City DKNY blazer (similar) | “I Love My Body” tee by Differently Clothing | ASOS shorts | Old Baby Phat sash used as a headwrap | Wanted wedge sneakers (similar) | Forever 21 arrowhead necklace & earrings I’ve been a journey toward self and body acceptance for a couple of years now, and… Continue reading Outfit: Body Love + Shorts

My Emotional Wellness Requires Letting Go of Perfection

When Miss Execumama / # LifeJuice herself Akilah Richards asked me to participate in the online only Emotional Wellness conference, I was flattered, but I initially had no idea what I could possibly contribute to the conversation amongst the other amazing women in the lineup.  Still, I said yes, and I’m glad I did because… Continue reading My Emotional Wellness Requires Letting Go of Perfection

Why I Go So Hard for #naturalhair and Self-Love: A Baby with Straightened Hair

I made the decision to grow my natural hair in January 2009. It feels like a lifetime time ago, but three years really isn’t that long. So understand that I write this post not out of judgement of women who choose to relax their hair, but out of concern for the child. Initially, my reason… Continue reading Why I Go So Hard for #naturalhair and Self-Love: A Baby with Straightened Hair

New #NaturalHair & Self-Love T-Shirts

When my husband and I started Differently Clothing nearly two years ago, we had an inkling that the natural hair community might embrace t-shirts featuring empowering messages about curly hair. We never imagined that those shirts would become our bestsellers and the ones for which we receive the most positive feedback.  So first, we just… Continue reading New #NaturalHair & Self-Love T-Shirts