Health Medical

I’m Forty Years Old and Medically Afraid

Medical appointments affect you differently when you turn forty years old. I'm forty years old and medically afraid of what comes with becoming a year older.  Have you turned a milestone age and thought, oh shit, maybe I shouldn't do x,y, or z anymore because I'm of a certain age? Well, let me tell you

starter locs

3 Tips How to Shampoo My Starter Locs

The starter locs (aka. "baby") stage of the loc process can last up to six months, depending on your hair type and how fast it grows. My scalp needed cleansing when it was overly itchy. When I was a loose natural, I would shampoo my hair at least once a week. It's not as comfortable

work from home

4 Tips You’ll Need to Work From Home

Are you able to work from home and keep your sanity? Some companies have offered to remain telework for the unforeseen future.  While adults are working from home, if you have school-aged children, they are also prepared to go to school. It's a lot to take in.  It's a lot to work from home and

The Awkward Phase

The Awkward Phase of Locs You Love to Hate

Are you familiar with the different phases of locs?  Well, I'm here to tell you that the awkward stage is the one that teaches you patience.  As one who has grown out short natural hairstyles a few times over the years, the awkward phase of growing out your hair, whether loose or locked, is a