How To: Curly Buns!

Jazmine Dubois? I think so. Check out this video I made showing how I created these puffy curly pigtails. I also did my makeup look. Listen, I’m not your YouTube beauty guru so it’s not like the BEST makeup tutorial you’ve ever seen, but I think I did okay. Let me know. Ps. I know…

When Good Hair Goes Bad: Refreshing An Old Style

Oh lord, what is this mess on the top of my head?? I can’t go out like this! Evelyn from the Internets and I took the new Design Essentials Coconut and Monoi line and turned our old beat up dry hair styles into something Blu Ivy would side eye.

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Karen’s Body Beautiful Leave In Review

Hey Friends, Most of you know that getting through curly hair is a pain in the butt. I NEED at all times a really really good leave-in/ detangler to get through my 3c hair. Well, I think I’ve found a product that is comparable to my current fav Kinky Curly Knot Today. I’m talking about…

How I Flat Iron My Curly Hair

Hey Friends. I did another video for NaturallyCurly.com. It’s up on their new Youtube Channel, The Twist. Hope you enjoy.

5 Ways to Be Happier, Like Right Now

   Life is sweet and full. BUT sometimes I make things bigger than they should be and that can be troubling. Seriously, EVERYONE on Instagram is living a MUCH better life than me?!  That person just cut me off in traffic; I’m late, and I have nothing to wear. Nothing good ever happens to me….

All Burgundy Everything

I was a little unsure about this outfit. Would you ever wear a whole outfit in one color palette? It’s much easier to do in black or gray… Maybe even white but, outside of that things get a little tricky. Hope you all are having an amazing week. I’ve been blessed with a free week…

But Not Like A Zebra…

Truth: I never had to use those words to describe this skirt. I’ve always said, it’s a black and white striped skirt and people just got it. That kinda took the fun away, so here’s a little fun for you: What do you call  a black zebra? A Ze-bro. Okay. That does it for terrible…

New York State of Mind

Swimming in Lake Travis  with friends yesterday felt like a movie scene from Now and Then, or better, My Girl.  It was the overwhelming feeling of young free  fun (minus the over dramatic pivotal plot points)  that seems so nostalgic it could not be obtained in the now. You have to be taken back in…

My First Ever Youtube Video…

Suddenly, I feel my insecurities creeping up. This is a very uncertain place for me. I do not consider myself a YouTuber in the sense of being a creator of video content. I’ve been blogging for over a year now, but I’ve never felt so vulnerable and so not in control. I’m not even sure…

Curly Hair Confidence!

Hey Lovelies!! It’s been a while. Ugh, I feel like I say this every third post or so. Those of you who have stuck around, thank you! I love you. I’ve gotten a few request from you all about how to be confident on your natural hair journey. So, I’ve decided to write ya back!…

Curly Hair Diaries: Samy Fat Curls Review

Hey Guys!! Today, I’m reviewing Samy Fat Curls! I got these little babies C/O the sweet ladies over at NaturallyCurly.com According to the FatCurls site the products are formulated with Taurine to repair hair damage and restore moisture, and Macadmia Seed Oil to protect from heat damage and provide shine. I received the Curl Enhancing…