Well, son, I’ll tell you: Life for me ain’t been no crystal stair. It’s had tacks in it, And splinters, And boards torn up, And places with no carpet on the floor – Bare. But all the time I’se been a-climbin’ on, And reachin’ landin’s, And turnin’ corners, And sometimes goin’ in the dark Where there ain’t been no light. So boy, don’t you turn back. Don’t you set down on the steps ‘Cause you finds it’s kinder hard. Don’t …read more
Life has a staircase….. Langston Hughes Poem: Mother to Son
Loving my natural hair…….
Natural hair image from clutchmagonline.com Everyday, more and more women are taking time to reacquaint themselves with their natural hair. What once was a lost art is truly making a comeback. While it is a very liberating decision, it can also be quite overwhelming and somewhat confusing in the beginning. In addition to your unique beauty, your natural hair is a new component that will require time, patience for you to getting to know it, and acquiring the necessary …read more
Just BE Yourself……..
When we look at someone else’s life and think they have the perfect life, we usually want the same things they have-we want to be like them. It seemingly looks as if the grass is greener on their side and our grass doesn’t seem to be as fabulous as theirs. Then we decide to become a carbon copy- a copycat. You should know by now that the grass is not always greener ontheotherside.com It looks as if the person has …read more