Thanks to my lazy days of quarantine. My externalities have been suffering! I highly recommend that you don't shower and just jump straight into your sweatpants and button-up blouse to prepare for your next Zoom meeting with red wine in a coffee cup. My arms,
If you haven’t heard of Fenty Beauty, I can’t help but question what’s wrong with you? Where have you been? Rihanna is the brainchild of Fenty Beauty which launched in September 2017. Since its conception, Fenty has become a widely respected brand in the beauty
What people deem as beautiful in 2018 is a million dollar question that many are struggling to answer for themselves, even through adulthood. Raising a child in this technology driving world can be hard on both the parent and child. Check out this unique twist
I was only five and had no idea of what was happening. Since my mother was completely clueless of how to do hair, she left my luscious tresses in the hands of our beautician. Little did I know… she stripped my hair of its virginity!
I can’t lie, I’m a blush snob! I only wear NARS, Black Radiance, or Milani. These brands have mastered the art of having insanely rich pigmentation, that applies buttery smooth to the skin. Most importantly, the blush is buildable and doesn’t look patchy when applied.
There is nothing on EARTH like the HBCU Experience. Here are 7 tips to make it to graduation day! #1. If You’re Going to do Wrong, do it Right! Please use protection, get tested, and have a designated driver (DD) you can trust. There is nothing worse
Have you ever had someone constantly disclose unnecessary materialistic details that add absolutely no value to their story? If you mention anything bad or good about your life, they have to share a similar experience with a side of extra fluff. If so, you have
Liz Loves: Impress I’m Impressed As an Army Soldier, I'm so indecisive and always question if I should give gel, dip powders, or acrylic nails another try. But due to limited color choices and styles, I tend to stick with my natural nails. Who wants to
In April of 2013, I married my best friend and decided to follow him anywhere the military took us. As a Naturalista, I began to panic. What was I going to do with my hair? I was 3 years natural and knew the stress of
After 28 hours of labor and an extra week of pregnancy, I was exhausted. That extra week messed up all of my plans! Having a natural birth didn’t happen. My husband had to leave in less than 24 hours after I gave birth for work.
I have to admit, I wasn’t completely sold on Morphe products simply because every beauty guru on the planet was forcing their product discount code down my throat. It was beyond annoying. I was skeptical of reviews. It was so hard to tell if people
In May of 2010, I graduated from college and commissioned as a United States Army Officer. My Professor of Military Science gave me a book entitled, “Outliers: The Story of Success” by Malcolm Gladwell. I can't lie. It sat by my bedside for months. Reading
During one of my random trips to Hobby Lobby, this prolific magnet caught my eye; “Parenthood is the Scariest Hood You’ll Ever Go Through”. I thought to myself, man it’s the toughest hood I’ve ever been through. Nobody tests your gangster more than a 2-year-old
I love clear skin far more than beautiful makeup. As a woman with a lot of melanin and oily combination skin that changes with the seasons, I've struggled over the years to find something that soothes and balances both skin textures. It didn't help that
Don’t you hate a, “we good… but not really” type of person? Ugh! They are the type of people who haven’t grown up enough to properly verbalize their feelings and emotions have been deeply hurt and would rather act like they are completely fine. They
After 3 big chops and almost 10 years of embracing my natural hair. I’ve finally found a holy grail product that I can’t live without. Just Joy Hair Oil is a handcrafted herbal infused oil designed to encourage and strengthen hair growth, soothe skin abrasions,
$30-Tweezerman Bright Complexion Facial Dermaplaner Review I am super cheap and will ALWAYS go for the fiscally responsible choice if given an option. There are somethings that you can’t “go cheap” on. Tweezers is most definitely one of them. My love for Tweezerman started 12 years
Deployments and extended time apart can be tough to manage. Here are my top 5 ways to make your relationship last. Have a Spending Plan Financially things will change. Most likely your living expenses will decrease, and your income will increase. During my husband's deployment, we
Did you know you can take libations on a plane? Well you most definitely can! Every time I fly for leisure I take my personal bar with me. It’s my fiscally responsible way of pregaming before I arrive to my location. You can bring a quart-sized