Being Natural & In Love

In my overall relationship experience, I believe that a person should love you for who you are, inside and out. Now from a Naturalista’s POV this means I need a partner who not only recognizes my worth and effort but also acknowledges that our experience won’t always be like those you see in the movies….

Natural Hair & Natural Love: My Journey

I started my “natural hair journey” in June of 2013 after graduating high school and realizing that the straight could be achieved from my neighborhood Dominican Hair Salon was breaking off the middle section of my hair. Even after 3 years of getting my hair straightened and having braids occasionally I hadn’t learned how to really…

I Love The Coco

Junk food is a slow killer. It’s making you diabetic, raising your blood pressure, and threatens to shut down your heart before the age of 50. No one really argues with how important diet is to long-term health.After all you are what you eat. The question is, then: What is junk food really? Think about 5 foods…

Bottled Water Brands Are Segregated

  The other day a friend of mine approached me and said, “You’re bougie with water bottles.” I initially took this as an offense and retorted with an explanatory remark as to how I believe better quality water bottles offer different flavors and mineral benefits. Only later did I start to think of the comment as…