In 1971 Melba Tolliver, a WABC-TV correspondent, made national headlines when she wore an afro while covering the wedding of Tricia Nixon Cox, daughter of President Richard Nixon. The station threatened to take Tolliver off of the air until the story caught national attention. Read More about this trailblazer here.
If you haven’t been to Puerto Rico, what are you waiting for? It’s beautiful all year long! Just pick a time and go!
The locals are warm and welcoming!
One of the ladies I met put me on to a site called Couch Surfers. It’s the world’s largest traveling community. You can host a group traveling or travel and be hosted by a group in different parts of the world. Check it out! Read more...(284 words, 9 images, estimated 1:08 mins reading time)
It’s been nearly 3 months since I’ve done my BC and I thought I’d share some texture shots! Since my BC, I’ve learned a lot about what my natural hair will and won’t do; her likes and dislikes. I’ve learned that I have low porosity, high density and elasticity natural hair. Knowing about the porosity alone helped me determine which types of products and moisture methods would (or wouldn’t) work for me. Check out my post on determining porosity, density, and elasticity.
Prices vary by location but from what I’ve seen, they can range from $35 to $50, which is around what I paid. (Disclaimer: I was able to get a discount for being associated with the military)
On a Scale of 1-10…I give this 5 afro puffs!!
Picture it: You and your group climbing aboard a boat, drive out to the ocean, and parasail over the ocean! The take off is about the most exciting event in parasailing; for the most part, it’s really a smooth ride. Read more...(222 words, 7 images, estimated 53 secs reading time)