Editorial Spread: Colorful Print + Print Wardrobe →
Loving the colorful and genius use of print on print for Flare April 2012. Features designers such as Jil Sander,Alexander McQueen and Stella McCartney. Want all the pieces! Enjoy…xx stylepantry.com
Blog from Bloom TCI: The "Anti-Naturalista"
So, what is a “Naturalista” anyway? Well, I guess since its a completely invented word, it can mean almost anything! LOL! But, my definition is a woman who lives by the intangible. She enjoys keeping her life and her look in an organic state. No, I don’t mean “raised with out chemicals” organic. Although, that may apply at times! I mean organic as is full of...
Blog from Bloom TCI: Tangle Beef!
Can I just take a minute to say…I HATE detangling my hair! I mean, seriously. Just typing the word makes my tongue go dry and I start to perspire slightly on my top lip!! C’mon you guys!! I can NOT be alone in this! Really! Doesn’t the tension in your neck begin to build from Wednesday night just thinking about the effort that Saturday is going to entail. Now, I know some...
Modern Day Matchmaker: Old-Fashioned Dating Rules... →
Que Linda!! Miss Rizos of MissRizos.com
For all of my Dominican Sista’s, here is a different take on the natural hair journey from Miss Rizos who resides in the Dominican Republic. Here is a little info about her: Mi nombre es Carolina y aunque me críe la mayoría de mi vida en los EE.UU, soy Dominicana de pura cepa. Ya llevo dos años viviendo en nuestra hermosa media isla y tengo que admitir que me encanta el calorcito. Hace...
Blog from Bloom TCI: Rep yo' Frat!
When you go natural after spending years relaxing your hair, you join a somewhat sacred sorority! I didn’t realize that I had even been initiated until the first time I passed a fellow ”Big Chop” whom I didn’t know and she gave me a knowing smile and polite head nod. I instinctively did the same…what is that? A secret handshake?! It isn’t something you...
The African In Me: Let's Talk about "Good Hair" →
theafricaninme: I’ve heard about ‘good hair’ a lot growing up. It hit me everywhere I went; Walking into a classroom, eating during lunchtime, playing soccer, or riding home on the bus. Everyone wanted me to know that my hair was ‘good’. Mom told me never to let random people play, touch, or feel my hair…
naturalsunshine: Sunshine Moment: Natural Hair... →
lovenaturalsunshine: source: madamenoire “The same hair products that worked then, work now. Sometimes true, but I would recommend checking the label because products change. There are newer products made specifically for natural hair or loc that work more effectively and can help you achieve the same…
Recipe of the Day: Girl Scout Samoas Chicken...
I am not a Girl Scout, but I have eaten plenty of Girl Scout cookies. When I got a chance to participate in the Girl Scouts of Western Washington Cookie Recipe Contest, I jumped right in. I picked up 5 boxes of cookies, a combination of Samoas, Thin Mints, and Trefoils and headed back to my kitchen. I won’t lie, I opened up a box of Thin Mintsand ate a few right away, just to get the...
Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree,...– Albert Einstein