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Too Much Sauce

I used to love juicy hair: hair that was moist and shiny. I would use lots of coconut oil to get the look I wanted. Apparently having juicy hair can backfire, though! Last December...
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Everyday She Lit

Once I was in a restaurant and posing for a photo, and my hair was down. I didn’t realize where I was leaning and managed to burn a chunk of it on a candle....
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Old Powder Brush

My cousin said that she would do tree braids for me. Now she braided my hair, but only the outside perimeter. I was stuck with literally my whole head out, wrapped up in a...
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Float On

I haven't really had embarrassing moments yet *knocks on wood*, but I do remember when I was swimming in a public pool my braids started to come out. They were just floating on top...
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Just Puppy Love

Lately I’m wearing my hair the longest ever (I love it!) but it has been hard to get used to. I had lunch at my boss’ house the other day, and she has a...
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Pony Ride

Me: bar-tending at one of Philly's restaurant hotspots 5 years ago. I'm rocking a phony pony in my sexy blacks, wearing face and attitude is fierce! Scene: Friday night, place is bumpin'. Philly's beautiful people...
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You Forgot This…

My first boyfriend and I were kissing in the back of his car. I was sixteen and this was before the drawstring ponytails (I would wrap weave around my own ponytail). So as the...
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Is This Your, Um, Hair?

I had clip-ins & me and hubby took our dogs to the beach. We were walking around & this obnoxious dog wanted to attack my Chihuahua. So I leaned down to pick her up...
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Return Policy

Ma'am you have something in your…wig?
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Hidden Figures

I mean… what do you even say to that? I was sitting in a cafeteria, on campus, eating lunch with a male friend and his roommate. Out of nowhere, I felt movement on my scalp....
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Marco…Pol-No!

I remember when I was about twelve I had a crush on this boy in my apartment complex, and we were at the pool. I was kinda trying to show off, so I jumped...
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Le Slippage

Weird Science!
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How Low Can You Go…?

I had blown my fro out to massive heights one day, and was feeling extra fly. While walking around campus, I tried to duck under a low branch hanging over the sidewalk. My fro...
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My Little Pony

A few years ago while in line at Kroger, my snap on  high ponytail slid off my head and stuck to the back of my collar and a women whispered the news to me......
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Phony Pony

Me: bar-tending at one of Philly's restaurant hotspots 5 years ago...I'm rocking a phony pony in my sexy blacks, wearing face and attitude is fierce.... Scene: Friday night, place is bumpin'. Philly's beautiful people at...