Kim’s Pick: Organic Root Stimulator’s Olive Oil Edge Control

Hey hey hey! This one is for my kinky and curly girls. So unlike most non-women-of-color, our hairlines tend to be curly and free. They don’t usually lie down, and you know something? There is nothing wrong with that. In fact, I like having healthy hair and healthy edges, so I smooth them with a…

Wash day blues

I love that afro hair doesn’t need to be washed every single day (gosh, so drying!). However, wash day DOES eventually roll around and I always make it one of my days off because… having, uh … “complicated hair days” when you’re getting ready for work in a Eurocentric society is a no-no. Black women…

Kim’s Pick: This Is Us (2016) Series Review – Pt. 1

So, I’m about 10 episodes into the American Television series, “This Is Us.” I’ll admit, I did not have high expectations when I clicked on the first episode. Truth be told, I was bored and ticked off that I would be waiting a whole year for season 2 of “Santa Clarita Diet,” one of the…

You’re not black enough…

I’ve been hearing that little statement since I was younger. “You don’t act black!” And my little mind was there wondering, hell isn’t black just a skin color? How does one “act black.” Didn’t take me long to learn that “acting black” was actually a thing, indeed. All over TV and the block. You weren’t…