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Simple Wash Day Routine for Natural Hair

How often should I wash my hair? How often should I deep condition my natural hair?

These are some of the questions that I asked myself when I started out on the natural hair journey. As with every other subjective thing, people don’t have these answers down to a science. Some people religiously wash their hair every week while others do it every three weeks or so.…

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Trimming Type 4 Natural Hair

Have you ever gotten a big chop or cut your hair?

I’ve shaved off all my hair or cut a portion of it in my younger days. For some people, trimming their natural hair sounds like they are about to chop it all off. At least that is what my friend thought when I told her I’d gone to get a trim the other day.…

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Broken English

Faithful with Little

Do you ever feel like what you have is not enough? Not enough money, friends, opportunities, community, possessions and the list goes on and on.

I find it a bit hard to write about this because it requires making a confession. You see, of late I’ve been feeling like all I have is not enough. Many times I have found myself asking for more in prayer.…

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I Am Not My Hair

Have you ever felt like different people attach your identity to different things?

I definitely have at one point or the other. The result was that I ended up feeling disjointed – like I wasn’t one person and everyone knew a version of me. The same happened when I was blogging on two different domains. That changed when we moved here and I explained that in this post.…

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Health and Wellness

Oil Pulling for Teeth Whitening

Have you ever thought about getting your teeth a little whiter? I definitely have!

I take a lot of black tea and coffee. One of the effects of that is having my teeth stained or tinted by these drinks. A while back, I thought it would be great to whiten my teeth. Instead of going to a dentist, I decided to try out DIY remedies first.…