Trials N Tresses

The Recreation Center for the Natural Hair Community


How I Paid 35000 In Student Debt In Two Years

It is a new year, which means I have yet again put a dent into my student loan debt. I’ve been sharing my journey to being debt free for about two years now, and I’m always very transparent with the steps I take to do so. There is nothing I

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5 Things I Learned Binge Watching Atlanta

FTC: This post is not sponsored. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  I am always late to the party when it comes to good television (I’m currently watching “Luke Cage” as I type) so its no surprise that I binge watched Donny Glover’s  genius show “Atlanta” in one day.

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PCOS Update: Pills, Periods and Pregnancy

In 2017 I wanted to start to steer Trials N’ Tresses into a slightly different direction by bringing you more so on a journey of our lives. Not saying we are the most interesting people on the planet, but it is easy to get lost in the sauce of blogging

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10 Mistakes I Want To Stop Making In 2017

Oh I already know my friends and family have already formed their side eyes just by reading the title itself. And no matter what they say when they text me their annoying questions and comments, this post in no way has anything to do with anyone but myself. I thoroughly

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10 Best Workout Songs To Get You Lit In The Gym

FTC: This post is not sponsored. All thoughts and opinions are my own. I finally did it ya’ll I got a gym member! Those who know me know why it is so shocking to hear me say that, and those that don’t know me well I’ll tell you why. For

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Best Planners To Get Your 2017 In Order

FTC:  This post is not sponsored but does contain affiliate links. My thoughts and opinions are my own.  2016 is almost over… and we’ve got about 2 weeks to get our ish in order. Doesn’t seem like a lot of time I know… but it’s still time to place an order  that

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21 Day Challenge: Straighten Your Crown For The New Year

In the beginning of November co founder Shakira asked me to join her in a 21 day complain free challenge. I immediately said yes, and thought about the difficulty in this challenge after. 2016 has been an interesting year to say the least. Of course it has come with its

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The Bomb Black Owned Business Gift Guide

FTC: This post is not sponsored. All thoughts and recommendations are my own.  We’re back at it again sharing our wish list for the holidays and this year we’re doing it bigger and better. If you haven’t seen our mega list of black businesses you don’t know what your’e missing!

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225 Black Businesses To Shop This Holiday Season

This year it is not only my goal, but my mission to buy everyone’s holiday gift from a black owned business. Every year I try and fail. I’ve made excuses long enough, and to help myself (and you too) I’ve curated this GIANT mega AMAZING list of 225 black business

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Girl On The Train: What I’m Drinking On My Commute

FTC: This post has been sponsored by the yummy drink brand Daily Greens. All thoughts and opinions are my own.  Back at it again with another episode of my “Girl On The Train” series, where I’m sharing all of the changes (whether good or bad… its too soon to tell)

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