Love in Links: February

Love in Links_February

Month flew by. Blinked and you might have missed. I think I’m just going to stop even referring to how fast every month is flying by in my love in links post and monthly updates because… that is life now. We should embrace it. And hey… we’re one month closer to Spring. I need it to arrive. BADLY. So I’m not sad at all to come out on the other side of this weekend in March. Leaving you all with a few great links to take you through the weekend! Continue reading

8 Black Beauty Brands To Shop

8 Black Beauty Brands To Shop

Black History Month is coming to a close but you guys already know the celebration of brown girls is non stop around here. I did think it would be nice to do something to honor the month here on the blog and since it IS me and y’all already know how I roll, I gathered 8 awesome black beauty brands that you should be shopping now. Some tried and true, some old, some new. All worthy of your coins.

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Natural Hair Diaries: My Current Protective Style

Crochet Braids Protective Style

{Cue 7/11…Fresher than youuuuu.} Hey Queens! If you couldn’t tell from my opening pic (or you don’t follow me on Instagram, Twitter, or Youtube… shameless plugging!) this post is about my newest hair adventure crochet braids! Less on the actual styling, which next time I do these there will be a video tutorial for sure because listen! This was so easy anybody can do it. For real. If I can do it anybody can. But more so what brought me to this point in time where I had to put the crown away and do a protective style. Like immediately.

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Beauty Talk: 6 Lip Products You NEED Now!

Beauty Talk: 6 Lip Products You Need Now

It’s no secret that I’m obsessed with makeup and buying as much of it as I can is living the dream, but y’all also already know that I’m a mother of three and working to grow my business so my indulgences are few and far between. Besides my ongoing search for the perfect concealer (which has become a thing all it’s own) I LOVE me a good lip product. A fresh face, winged liner, and a fab lip is my unofficial beauty uniform. With all the new Spring collections hitting stores I thought I’d help my fellow “should I buy this lipstick or those uniform pants for my son” beauties and let you know the ultimate 6 lip products you need for this coming season! There’s a mix of high end and drugstore so you can definitely grab the perfect product regardless of your budget.

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Mommy Monday: Graco® LIVE Party ft. Pack N Play® Nearby Napper™

Tracking PixelLast week man man and I got the chance to attend basically the ultimate blogger playdate when Graco invited us to a Live party to learn all about their new Pack N’ Play Playard with Nearby Napper. Having recently received the Pack N’ Play I was super excited to learn more about it and all the cool features that Graco® added since my toddler was a baby. We headed out to join a group of fellow Philly bloggers for a morning full of taking pictures, tweeting, chasing toddlers and a live demo. See I told you. Ultimate blogger playdate.Graco Live Party Cover Final

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Video: Winter 2015 Beauty & Hair Favorites

 

Winter 2015 Favorites

Hey beauties! I’m back on the YouTube wagon and chatting about my current favorites. I don’t wear or try enough products through the month to do a monthly favorites post but I definitely can do a round up each season. Y’all already know I do my brown girl beauty picks when I come across something you NEED and those will most definitely continue. I already have TWO on my list. Hunnyyyy just wait on it!

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Valentine’s Day Style Inspiration

Hey beauties! Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and while I don’t go all out for this holiday like I do others, I never turn down a chance to get dressed up. How cute is it that it falls on a Saturday this year so I don’t even have to worry about workplace appropriate attire. Not that I was planning on dressing up as a video vixen but… you know ;). Anyway regardless of your plans it’s Valentine’s Day so let’s get cute! Here are some ideas for a perfect Vday outfit.

Valentines Day Style: Black Lace + Gold Sequins

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