Top 5 Caribbean Owned Natural Hair Brands

This post “Top 5 Caribbean Owned Natural Hair Brands” is not sponsored, but contain some affiliate links. For more information on the sponsored post and/or affiliate link policy, please click here. This week I celebrated the sixth year of my natural hair journey. While it was a struggle to find staple products in the beginning, trial and error allowed me to learn about many black-owned and Caribbean natural hair products that...

Post-Vacation Skincare with elf Beauty Shield Magnetic Mask Kit

Post Vacation Skincare with elf Beauty Shield Magnetic Mask Kit

The e.l.f. Beauty Shield Magnetic Mask Kit was sent for review purposes. All opinions are my own. The older I get the more I pay attention to my skin and what it needs. As a frequent traveler, it is common for the circulating air from the airplanes to dry out your skin, especially on long-haul flights. For my mini Euro-trip to London, Paris, and Rome, I made sure to pack a...

5 Tips for Taking a Juice Cleanse

In need of a “reboot” and somewhat cleanse from unhealthy eating for the past few weeks, I will be starting a 15 day juice and smoothie cleanse. Last fall I took a Jus by Julie 3 Day Smoothie & Soup Cleanse from Groupon and it definitely helped. Benefits of taking a juice cleanse include lower calorie intake, energy improvement, and reduction of appetite. If you’re looking for a healthy option...

The Ultimate Travel Guide for Planning a Trip to Turks and Caicos

The Ultimate Travel Guide for Planning a Trip to Turks and Caicos

I recently celebrated another birthday and continued the tradition of traveling to another island with my cousin. For my 30th, we were introduced to some of our roots in Barbados, last year we enjoyed food and beaches in Martinique, and this year we visited Providenciales island in Turks and Caicos. Turks and Caicos had been on my cousin’s list for a while so we were excited to find a flight...