A Hair Journey still counts as a Journey…. right?

So I got a new hairstyle! Yesterday I drove an hour and a half to an African Beauty Salon and got braids!                                                 The women were sweet with their heavy Nigerian accents … Continue reading A Hair Journey still counts as a Journey…. right?

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Great days start with a positive mind (and a good hair day helps)

Today something magical happened. Yes I said magical. I had a good hair day and for me that’s a feat worth celebrating. Actually I had a decent hair day but I felt good about it and that folks is what I call magic. I haven’t looked in the mirror and thought, ‘dang my hair looks … Continue reading Great days start with a positive mind (and a good hair day helps)

I am not my hair: getting to know myself without hair

Hair is pretty powerful stuff. The first thing people notice about others is appearance and for women, hair plays a significant role. I have wanted to shave my head for the past 6 years. I never did because I was afraid of what people would think about it. I was afraid that I would no … Continue reading I am not my hair: getting to know myself without hair