October 2017, Tags and Q&As

Tags and Q&As| The Versatile Blogger Award

Howdy peeps, this has been a weird week for me. I’ve been so tired and I feel like I’ve done so much. But you know I can’t really recall everything that I’ve done this week. Hopefully, there’s someone out there that knows what I mean and I’m not the weird one of the bunch lol.… Read More Tags and Q&As| The Versatile Blogger Award

October 2017, Tags and Q&As

Tags and Q&As| Falling For Fall Tag

I guess you could call today a basic October weather kind of day. We’ve got 40-degree weather and I’m bundled up in a throw blanket. I thought today would be the appropriate day to the Falling For Fall Tag. Ashleigh was kind enough to tag me, you can read her post here: https://ashleighbekkah.wordpress.com/2017/10/22/falling-for-fall-tag/ Let’s get started. What is… Read More Tags and Q&As| Falling For Fall Tag

#TackleThatFro, October 2017

#TackleThatFro| Wash Day for Box Braids

photo cred: pierre_artista Previously on #TackleThatFro: Introducing, #TackleThatFro Natural Hair Series #TackleThatFro| I Give Up Creamy Crack! #TackleThatFro| The Big Chop & TWA #TackleThatFro| Protective Styling   Last week, I talked about Protective Styling, so while I have my hair in box braids I thought I would share my wash day routine while wearing a protective… Read More #TackleThatFro| Wash Day for Box Braids

October 2017, Tags and Q&As

Tags and Q&As| The Liebster Award

The Liebster Award This is my first nomination for a blogger award. A big thank you and shout out to Lisa at Lisa’s Notebook for the nomination, she tagged me to do the Liebster Award, you can read her response here. The Liebster Award is a way to get to know and promote other bloggers in the community.… Read More Tags and Q&As| The Liebster Award

FRIENDS & BRANDS, October 2017

FRIENDS & BRANDS| Interview with Tony Vincente CEO of Rossario George

When I made the decision to create a blog, I not only wanted a platform to share my thoughts and views, but I wanted to help shine a light on talented people when the opportunity arose. Today, I’m extremely happy that such an opportunity has happened. Tony Vincente has just launched his clothing brand, Rossario George. Not… Read More FRIENDS & BRANDS| Interview with Tony Vincente CEO of Rossario George

#WhatTheHealth, October 2017

#WhatTheHealth| Bathtub 2 vs Me 0- Severe Ankle Sprain

I have this great talent of injuring myself in the weirdest ways. People always ask me, “Erika how did you do that?!” But the stories I have for my injuries are never that interesting, sometimes it’s just downright dumb. When my knee finally gave out, I was getting out of bed, nothing crazy. I will have… Read More #WhatTheHealth| Bathtub 2 vs Me 0- Severe Ankle Sprain

#TackleThatFro, October 2017

#TackleThatFro| Protective Styling

photo cred: pierre_artista Previously on #TackleThatFro: Introducing, #TackleThatFro Natural Hair Series #TackleThatFro| I Give Up Creamy Crack! #TackleThatFro| The Big Chop & TWA Before going natural, getting my hair braided was a struggle for me. I used to be quite tender-headed and the whole hair braiding process was not enjoyable to me and I know… Read More #TackleThatFro| Protective Styling

FRIENDS & BRANDS, October 2017

Teen Ink| Personal Experience & Saying Goodbye

As I mentioned in my, #LifeInView| Where Would We Be Without Support? post, I used to be quite shy about showing what I was writing to my friends and family, but I had no problem publishing it online. I think I was I was worried about the personal opinion of what others that knew me, and I… Read More Teen Ink| Personal Experience & Saying Goodbye

October 2017, Taste of HOME

TasteofHOME| Kentucky Cream Pie

I admit that this week, wait… this is Sunday, so last week was extremely hard for me. I had to take a small break from writing and refocus. Monday, at physical therapy I found out the muscles in my shoulders and neck are inflamed. Because of this, I’ll be spending two hours at physical therapy instead… Read More TasteofHOME| Kentucky Cream Pie