It’s been entirely too long since I’ve posted here. Granted, 2016 has been a crazy year (with a big move, new house, new job…etc.), but I hate that I’ve neglected the one thing that I really enjoy most: writing. While my Instagram blogging activities have been daily, I need to get back on a schedule … More Life Update
When I started GirlWithNoCable I had many goals in mind. I wanted to learn about my kinky hair texture, I wanted to share what I learned, techniques and products that worked. More though, I wanted to inspire black women, those with my hair texture or different, to love themselves, to believe in themselves, and to … More Ageno’s Sweet Things Product Review
Hi Queens! I posted this look on my Instagram (give me a follow at GirlWithNoCable for daily natural hair posts and brown girl inspiration) and asked if you guys would like a tutorial. I unfortunately didn’t film it, but that’s not going to stop me from sharing! I got this pack of hair from…wait for … More Faux Bun and Curly Bang Tutorial
It’s been awhile since my last blog post. The past two months have been crazy! With a big move, learning a different city and meeting new people, it’s been hard getting back into the swing of things…and by things I mean writing and my blog, which I dearly miss. Enough of the ‘pity party’, I’m … More Say Yes to Carrots?
I’ve had the same wash routine since becoming natural a little over two years ago. Recently though I’ve been trying to listen to my hair and give it more of what it needs. I’ve always been consistent with my moisturizing regimen, but I’ve never really focused on the cleansing of my hair. After discovering cowashing … More Updated Wash Routine
This year’s Black Friday hair deals were just too good to pass on! I made it a point to only buy from black owned business, so when my favorite castor oil brand had one of the most amazing deals, I could resist. Tropic Isle Living is best known for their all natural Jamaican black castor … More Tropic Isle Living Best Sellers Product Review
Facing some new challenges in my career. I became overwhelmed, scared and doubtful of my ability to handle what’s now expected of me. I realized that I needed to check my insecurities. In that moment I let doubt seep in and tell me I wasn’t capable of achieving greatness. That I would fail at something … More Doubt vs Failure
I love protective styling because you’re giving yourself and your hair a break from the daily stress of manipulating, twisting and those sometime dreaded night time routines. Box braids and twists are common protective styles and are great options because they’re versatile. It’s easy though to forget about your natural hair while it’s braided, pinned … More Moisturizing Your Hair While in Box Braids
Tonight I had the opportunity to attend the new Mizani True Textures product launch in Soho! It was at the beautiful Dop Dop Salon on Mercer, and as I arrived a few minutes late the live tutorial began. The President of Marketing, head of Product Development and three Mizani hairstyle experts shared with us what … More Mizani True Textures Product Launch
Now, this is not to say I haven’t enjoyed an MTV True Life or WE TV Bridezillas weekend binge before, but after a 5 year relationship ended, I moved out and into a new apt with nothing but my dog, laptop and extensive shoe collection. First month, last month and security in New York is … More You Really Don’t Have Cable?!