I recently did the last chop to finally be completely natural, after having transitioned for the past two years. I can finally do wash and go's! But... now that my hair is all natural, I noticed that my curls, especially in certain parts, were lifeless and undefined. I searched high and low for solutions to… Continue reading Bring Your Curls Back To Life
We all know how tough it can be trying to juggle a hectic schedule and still somehow get 8 hours of sleep, exercise, have a social life, eat healthy, let alone do any kind of self-care! While these won't be the answers to all your problems, Here are a few apps I've found to have… Continue reading Maintaining Your Sanity Mid-Semester
If you're like me, you weren't fortunate enough to get into a graduate program that provided you with stipends, assistantships, scholarships, grants or any other kind of financial means to help you make it through the long, hard journey of grad school. My first year of grad school I worked full time while also going… Continue reading How I Made Extra Money In Grad School
People ask me how I manage to continue transitioning for going on two years now. My answer: Braid Outs! Braid Outs w/ rollers at the end are my almost daily go-to look! I still have a good few inches to go before I'm completely natural, and the perm-rods do GREAT with disguising my multiple textured… Continue reading Braid Out | Transitioning Hair Tutorial
Being natural, you learn that every product doesn't do what it says it does, and the good stuff cost your whole life savings! Especially if you're new to the game! I've been transitioning for two years and am constantly trying to find "the" product for my hair while also trying to not be homeless on… Continue reading Top 5 Twist-Out Products under $10
First day of Psych 100 - Intro to Psychology. The very first thing the professor said was 'If you don't plan on getting a Doctorates degree in Psychology, you may want to rethink what you want to do as a career.' We spent an entire 50 minute lecture discussing the slim to none chance of… Continue reading 5 Jobs you can get with a Bachelors in Psychology
So, I love to read. But being in grad school literally makes it impossible to read for leisure. I made a goal for this ~5 week break from school to read 10 books that have been sitting on my wish list for months... Honestly... I didn't get to read 10. I was so overwhelmed with… Continue reading Reading Goal: Complete!