As 2020 is fast approaching, I am amazed at how quickly the year has gone by. But you know the long time saying "time flies when you are having fun," and I did have some fun times, some times of laughter and everything else in between. 2019 was filled with ups and downs, ins and … Continue reading Keeping the focus with 2020 vision
Help Yourself to Happiness: Helen Steiner Rice We are truly happy when we give to others. Everybody, everywhere seeks happiness, it’s true, But finding it and keeping it seems difficult to do. Difficult because we think that happiness is found Only in the places where wealth and fame abound. And so we go on … Continue reading Help Yourself To Happiness
I'm just me Author unknown I'm not perfect, I'm me. I've made bad decisions and Wrong choices but I'm me. I've said the wrong things, I've said the right things, Because I'm me. I don't like everything I've done, But I did it because I'm me. I've loved the wrong people, And trusted the wrong … Continue reading “I’m just me”
Let me be what I am by Sharlene Samuel Let me be what I am Not what you wish for me. I cannot fit into your plan; That's not the life for me. The pomp and pride of yesterday Have vanished in the air; The honest human being today Must be free from inward fear. … Continue reading “Let Me Be What I Am”
Whats your excuse? Get up and move your body! Even though Ida Keeling came in last place in the 100 meter race on August 12th, 2014, she took first place in the record books. The 99-year-old great-great-grandmother from New York finished the 100-meter race with a time of 59.8 seconds, becoming the first woman in … Continue reading 99-Year-Old Sprinter Sets World Record: “I’m Running From Old Age…”
A combination poem from Maya Angelou and Paul Laurence Dunbar THE MASK When I think about myself I almost laugh myself to death. My life has been one great big joke! A dance that’s walked a song that’s spoke. I laugh so hard, I almos’ choke When I think about myself. You see seventy years in … Continue reading “The Mask”
"Happiness always looks small while you hold it in your hands, but let it go, and you learn at once how big and precious it is. " - Maxim Gorky It can sometimes be challenging seeing the good in a situation or being happy despite facing a problem. It is very easy to become bugged down with … Continue reading “It’s all about happiness”
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Welcome to another week of Kinky TRESSES curlies! This week, we chat with young Dr Saran P King who has been natural for as long as she can remember. She fully loves and embraces all aspects of her natural tresses and shares her regimen with us.
Tell us a bit about yourself and the life of your hair.
I have been natural all of my childhood years and most of my adult life. It was not until I went off to University did I, out of curiosity, texturize my hair on two separate occasions lasting only a year both times.
My childhood natural days were not bad; I got my hair washed and plat on the weekends by my mom. As an adult, I did my hair myself but it was only after I graduated from University did I truly know how to care for my hair; through…
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It's exactly what you think by Saran P King What is it about life that makes it so complicated or so simple? Why do we see some persons excelling far beyond theirs and other people’s expectations and what makes others suffer so much? Perhaps it’s the food we eat! Is it something in our … Continue reading “It’s Exactly What You Think”
4 Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant 5 or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; 6 it does not rejoice in wrongdoing, but rejoices in the truth. 7 It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, … Continue reading “Self-love”