Black Issues, Social Commentary

Critics Slam Michelle Obama’s Support of ‘Black Girls Rock’

When I saw this headline scrolling through my Facebook timeline,  I must admit, I was a little angry. To say that Michelle Obama sends a message that white girls don't matter is a bit ridiculous. Her whole life is a testament that should encourage ALL WOMEN. Imagine being a black woman from a single parent… Continue reading Critics Slam Michelle Obama’s Support of ‘Black Girls Rock’

Black Hair Issues, Hair

Is that your hair? How do you do that? Can I touch it?

(http://mfhung.tumblr.com/post/19028557597) These are questions that I and weave wearers like myself are asked on the daily. When these questions arise, I try to handle each query with style and grace.  Just the other day a woman asked me, "Is that your hair?" I replied with a sassy smile as if to say, Wouldn't you like… Continue reading Is that your hair? How do you do that? Can I touch it?