Five tips for caring for mixed race children’s hair

Five tips for caring for mixed race children’s hair

I went natural when I decided become a parent. I felt it was important to know how to care for my hair before trying to care for my child’s. I knew with my genes and those of my husband, our child’s hair type could be anywhere from very straight to very coarse. Having...
Is there such a thing as ouchless hair maintenance for curly-haired kids?

Is there such a thing as ouchless hair maintenance for curly-haired kids?

Angelo always loved having his hair washed when he was a baby.  It was one of the rare times he’d be calm. By the time Valentina came along, he was two years old with short cropped hair. I was two and a half years into my natural hair journey and I felt confident I...
#xmasjammies and more…

#xmasjammies and more…

Ever since I was a little girl, I always had a special nightgown for Christmas. Usually my nightgown of choice was something ‘girlie’, frilly and possibly with bows.  Over the years I’ve kept the tradition but my style has changed somewhat. Nighties,...