I'm been away from my blogging safe haven for a while and during that time I had a breakdown, an epiphany, felt lost and confused .. and ultimately got back up and began to re-find myself.
"It WILL get worse before it gets better and when better comes it's gonna feel so damn good".Keep up with me: Instagram/Facebook/Etsy/De La Jipi Instagram
There's this thing women do ... specifically black women. I hate it. We live in a world where the black woman is constantly mistreated. We are unheard. Abused. Considered the low of the low. And when we speak out about the injustices that we face, we are deemed angry, aggressive, unruly and (my favorite) ghetto/ratchet … Continue reading Dear Black Women …
For the past few months I have been really keen on switching over to buying from my black sisters and brothers. Here, I have compiled a short list of 12 black businesses that I have (or plan) to buy from/support in the upcoming weeks. Check it out ! ❤ For Head Gear Visit The Wrap … Continue reading 12 Black Businesses To Shop From
With my last hair care post, I talked about a few ways that my naturalistas would be able to tell if their hair is healthy. With this new post I wanted to give some tips about ways to maintain that healthy hair. So here we go! Cut out heat! If you do feel the need … Continue reading Tips For Maintaining Healthy Natural Hair
So as many of you guys know by now .. I am a proud member of the natural hair community! There's many ups and downs to having and maintaining natural hair but my hair is something I take great pride in. I use as many natural products as I can and have recently been maintaining … Continue reading Do I Have Healthy Hair ?
2015 wasn't my most gracious year. I had a lot of obstacles, people, negativity and so much more trying to hold me back. But I will say this - 2015 was the year I got shit done! I'm proud of myself; all boasting included. After a few depressing years full of self-hatred, self doubt and … Continue reading 2015 – Good Riddens & Thanks For The Lessons
I feel kind of cool when people ask me how I take care of my hair. They want to know how I maintain the fullness while still keeping my curls in tack. So I decided to write a post for my natural babies ❤ I'm going to list the products that I swear by and … Continue reading The Holy Grail – Well for Natural Hair Anyways
Oh, my natural girls ... I don't know if it's just me but sometimes my natural hair makes me so sad. Why? Well, because IT TAKES SO MUCH TO MAINTAIN ... AND MONEY .. the moneyyyyyyyy. I can't handle it. In all honesty, wearing your natural hair out all the time not only takes a … Continue reading 4 Ways To Protect Your Natural Hair + WTH Is Going On With Mine
Welp, well hair boredom strikes you I walk into my bathroom and start searching for something to do. I found a bunch of old colors (some of which I never used), picked a few, mixed them around and started on a journey! So this was before. I decided not to bleach my hair before doing … Continue reading When Hair Boredom Strikes