Natural Hair Event Toronto. Definitely one of Harbourfront’s signature events, Island Soul Festival was held on August 3-5, 2013; and yours truly was in attendance to facilitate 6 workshops over a 3 day period. I did not know what to expect, but grateful that everything worked out! We had a full house and the operations crew and volunteers
Years ago, there were hardly any blogs or top fashion retailers online. People mostly sought style inspiration from print magazines but with the power of both digital and social media, there’s been a strong shift away from print. The fact that you can create content about fashion and style on a website and have thousands of followers through social media is fascinating.
For a long while I lived in fear of styling my own hair. I saw styling as “challenging.” You see I have 4B/4C natural hair. 4B/C curls are tiny, dry, dense, and fragile! Consequently, they are touchy to rough handling, and thus thrive in both low manipulation and protective hair styling. I learnt the hard way…
About three years ago, I found a lump in my breast and this triggerd a need to find safer alternatives in personal care products, from deodorants to nail polish, shampoos and toothpastes! While it is evident that we cannot control every aspect of our lives, we can control somethings.