"I have always seen hair as just hair, but our hair is our crowing glory, it’s actually alive, and it has its own needs."
Our Blog Contributor, Ataisi Iris, shares her journey of listening to and caring for her 4C hair in this #NewNormal article. Give it a read!
"Doing your own hair is not for everyone and it takes guts to admit that. It certainly doesn’t hurt to give it a try though."
Our Blog Contributor, Joy Boka, shares her protective hairstyle journey in this #NewNormal article with practical tips on how to not give up and try new styles.
"I always had good reasons to justify it too, “there must be a greater plan for them to have considered me”, “it’s an opportunity for me to learn something new, “I’m learning to serve or give more.” And all these reasons seem so innocent, but as I mentioned earlier, it is important to check the intent behind these statements.
Why are you trying to justify something that you don’t feel comfortable doing?"
Our Blog Contributor, Ataisi Iris, is bringing the heat today in this #NewNormal article with practical tips on navigating boundaries and saying that dreaded but freeing 2-letter word: "No".
"Anyways, I couldn’t live my life trying to find ways to exempt myself from death. Living your life out of fear of dying, defeats the purpose of LIVING LIFE. I think the same concept applies to internalized emotions. If life is meant to be lived, your emotions are meant to be felt."
Our Blog Contributor, Joy Boka, is in our business with this new article about the dangers of keeping our feelings bottled up. Read more to hear how Joy is learning to process her emotions in this #NewNormal article.
"If you can take those extra days to be quiet and still, I implore you to. 2021 is like a fast-moving train; I feel like so many things are happening all at once. It is vital to protect your peace of mind in the midst of it all."
Our Blog Contributor, Ataisi Iris, shares practical tips on embracing stillness and peace in these crazy times. Read on to hear what her #NewNormal looks like.