Your Hair Looks Like My Coochie Hair

Out of the mouths of babes…  First of all, let me just say that I’m starting to find it amazing that my niece’s hair is the topic of so much conversation….  My niece is still wearing her hair pressed. Her mom let it get it done for her awards night and she has since been wearing … Continue reading

Yo Hair is Still Nappy…

Peer Pressure to Perm her hair My 12-year-old-niece’s hair is growing back quite nicely from her six-month bout with chemicals that left her with extremely damaged hair back at the tender age of six. Now, its been growing chemical free for six years, the same amount of time it had been growing before my sister let some … Continue reading

You wish you had hair like this…

Ur-um, no mom I don’t. With the return of summer weather, my family and I are back on the front porch people watching. In my mom’s neighborhood, most of the original homeowners have long since died out, and their homes are now rental properties with many of them being subsidized by Section 8. Every summer, … Continue reading

I’m NP’s May Napptural of the Month!

May 2007 Napptural of the Month ~Nappy Me~ This month’s NoTM is no surprise. Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the past month, you would  have seen  Nappy Me with her GO PINK! fundraising efforts. She has only been with us for just over a year,  and has made quite an impression. She is … Continue reading