Curl Defining Products For 4C Hair
FTC: This post is not sponsored. All thougths and opinions are my own. There are some affiliate links!  The summer time is coming, which means more wash and go's or defined curly styles. We're leaving the protective styles behind (at least for a little bit) and letting our hair thrive. Often times the 4c full post
7 Benefits Of Trimming Your Natural Hair
FTC:  this post is not sponsored. All thoughts and weird opinions are my own. I know it's been quite some time since I've written about natural hair, but I can never abandon our first true calling on Trials N' Tresses. So here we are back with some more natural hair tidbits. And if you're full post
How To Eat Clean On A Tight Budget
FTC: This post is not sponsored. All thoughts and weird opinions are my own.  It is a well known fact that unhealthier foods (like jumbo sized bags of potato chips) cost three times less per calorie as their healthier counterparts. If you calculate the cost of eating a substantially healthy diet including fruits, vegetables, full post
How I Survive Teaching High School In NYC
FTC: This is post is not sponsored. All thoughts and weird opinions are my own. I am on the precipice of ending my ninth year of teaching this June and the longer I do this, the more times I hear the same question: "How do you do it? or "How do you survive?".  The full post
How High Blood Pressure Gets In The Way Of A Health Is Wealth Lifestyle
FTC: Thank you to the American Heart Associationfor sponsoring this post and allowing me the space and freedom to share such an intimate story. How High Blood Pressure Gets In The Way Of A Health Is Wealth Lifestyle Two of the most important people in my life have been hospitalized in the last five months. full post
How To Spend Less On Groceries Without Using Coupons
FTC: I am not a financial advisor and this post is not sponsored. All thoughts and weird opinions are my own.  Every week I spend about 50 dollars on groceries at Trader Joes. Sometimes a little less, and most of the times a lot more. The hard part about budgeting and spending less, is you full post