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Goodbye Dull Parties – Hello Colorful Spunk: Just Add Color Mega Party Pak Review

(Disclaimer: As a member of the US Family Guide, I received this product complimentary for product testing purposes. However, all opinions stated are my own.) Goodbye Dull Parties - Hello Colorful Spunk: Just Add Color Mega Party Pak Review - Aren't you guys getting super tired of planning parties for your little ones that kind… Continue reading Goodbye Dull Parties – Hello Colorful Spunk: Just Add Color Mega Party Pak Review

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My Latest Magazine Interview – Check It Out

Hey babes, I've been making the ultimate moves lately. So busy handling things. School, motherhood, and getting my life together. GRIND TIME! I haven't really had time to relax. The only time this year that I had to relax was when I went on vacation with my family. I'm happy to announce that my latest… Continue reading My Latest Magazine Interview – Check It Out

PARENTING, PRODUCT REVIEWS

Mommy Saving Hustles: Top 3 Best Inexpensive Alternatives for Diapers & Training Pants

Mommy Saving Hustles: Top 3 Best Inexpensive Alternatives for Diapers & Training Pants -   Children are expensive. Let me say this louder for the people in the back... CHILDREN ARE EXPENSIVE!   Are you tired of spending a large amount of money on diapers or training pants for your little one? Yeah, me too!… Continue reading Mommy Saving Hustles: Top 3 Best Inexpensive Alternatives for Diapers & Training Pants

ADVICE & TIPS

Be Careful of the Bridges You Choose to Burn: 3 Reasons Why You Need To Be Careful Burning the Wrong Bridges

Be Careful of the Bridges You Choose to Burn: 3 Reasons Why You Need To Be Careful Burning the Wrong Bridges -   One of the hardest things to do in life is knowing which bridges to burn and which bridges to keep. Burning bridges can be a thrill seeking yet dangerous choice. Burning bridges… Continue reading Be Careful of the Bridges You Choose to Burn: 3 Reasons Why You Need To Be Careful Burning the Wrong Bridges

ADVICE & TIPS

Top 5 Ways on How to Deal with and Reduce Stress

  Top 5 Ways on How to Deal with and Reduce Stress:   Stress is not just a minor inconvenience. Stress can cause us to age quickly, to spur on many health maladies that are significant and will need your attention. It can make us snap at people we would otherwise love to be around,… Continue reading Top 5 Ways on How to Deal with and Reduce Stress

ADVICE & TIPS, HEALTH, PARENTING

Suffering in Silence: Living with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

Suffering in Silence: Living with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) - To my surprise, there are many women out here who are coming forward with the news that they have PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome.) This has made me feel very happy. Why? I am happy to know that I am not fighting PCOS by myself. We are… Continue reading Suffering in Silence: Living with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)

Mini Melanin Gawddess Reviews, PRODUCT REVIEWS

Bling, Bling – SmitCo Silver Tone Rhodium Plated Ballet Shoes Earrings Review

(Disclaimer: I received this product complimentary for product reviewing purposes.) Over the weekend, I went to my mother's house for a small intimate family dinner. One of my family members wanted to share some very exciting news. They shared their amazing news, we ate dinner, it was lovely. It was an awesome night! I was… Continue reading Bling, Bling – SmitCo Silver Tone Rhodium Plated Ballet Shoes Earrings Review

BEAUTY, Natural Hair

Hot Mama: Dyed My Ends This Week|Clairol Textures & Tones Product Review

Hot Mama: Dyed My Ends This Week|Clairol Textures & Tones Product Review   Let me be honest with you guys, these last few months have been rough. I felt like I was losing myself. Lately I have been craving for a change in my appearance. I was just looking like I gave up on myself.… Continue reading Hot Mama: Dyed My Ends This Week|Clairol Textures & Tones Product Review

PRODUCT REVIEWS

Manna Hydration Bottle Review

(Disclaimer: I received this product complimentary for product testing purposes.) Last week I received this awesome 18oz stainless steel bottle in sangria from Manna Hydration's Haute Collection. As most of you guys know, I have been working on getting myself together. My post pregnancy body has been a ton of work. I am not worried… Continue reading Manna Hydration Bottle Review

PROMOTE POSITIVITY

3 Reasons Why You Should Ditch Your Social Media For 2 Weeks

3 Reasons Why You Should Ditch Your Social Media For 2 Weeks: In today’s world, we have so many different types of social media networks. It can get a little overwhelming at times. Especially if you have a lot of negative individuals on your social media. Negativity can be contagious! I highly recommend that you… Continue reading 3 Reasons Why You Should Ditch Your Social Media For 2 Weeks

BEAUTY, MAKE UP

February Ipsy Glam Bag Review

My February Ipsy Glam Bag Experience: (Disclosure: I was not compensated for writing this review. However, I did insert a referral link, so I could receive points. Any opinions expressed by me are honest and reflect my actual experience.) I am super sorry guys, I have been going crazy here. Trying to potty train my… Continue reading February Ipsy Glam Bag Review

PARENTING, PROMOTE POSITIVITY

4 Easy Ways to Practice Self-Care for Moms | Mental Health

Self-care is key! Let's be real, being a mom is difficult at times and it will make you want to pull your hair out. As overwhelming as being a mom could get, you must remain focused. Sure, those little people have to be cared for and they require a ton of attention, but so do… Continue reading 4 Easy Ways to Practice Self-Care for Moms | Mental Health

BEAUTY, PRODUCT REVIEWS, Skin Care

St. Ives Nourished & Smooth Oatmeal Scrub + Mask | Product Review

So on my mission to purchase some Valentine's Day gift supplies from the local Family Dollar, I ended up purchasing a new facial scrub. The St. Ives Nourished & Smooth Oatmeal Scrub + Mask was sitting on a top shelf, practically calling out to me. So I ended up doing exactly what any other beauty… Continue reading St. Ives Nourished & Smooth Oatmeal Scrub + Mask | Product Review

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6 Things You Should Do When Your Baby Has Eczema:

Eczema is NO fun! It is already uncomfortable for adults so you could only imagine how uncomfortable it will make your little one. (Believe me, I know because my daughter has had eczema since she was about one week old. First it started with baby eczema on her face then once she turned one month… Continue reading 6 Things You Should Do When Your Baby Has Eczema:

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What’s In My Diaper Bag? | The Top 10 Baby Items You Should Have In Your Diaper Bag:

What’s in my diaper bag? (Disclosure: The Melanin Gawddess is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.) Listed below are my top 10 baby products and items I have inside of my diaper bag… Continue reading What’s In My Diaper Bag? | The Top 10 Baby Items You Should Have In Your Diaper Bag:

BEAUTY, MAKE UP

January Ipsy Glam Bag Review

(Disclaimer: I was not compensated for writing this review. However, I did insert a referral link, so I could receive points. Any opinions expressed by me are honest and reflect my actual experience.) So I've recently received my first Ipsy Glam Bag for the new year! I was thrilled. I could not wait to get… Continue reading January Ipsy Glam Bag Review

BEAUTY, Natural Hair, Uncategorized

8 Tips On How To Keep Your Natural Hair Healthy:

Your natural hair is comparable to a plant, you will need to ensure that it stays moisturized and fully hydrated if you expect it to grow. Maintaining your natural hair could be a lot of work some days, especially when you are busy a lot, but nonetheless, it really is very beneficial. Here's some tips… Continue reading 8 Tips On How To Keep Your Natural Hair Healthy:

BEAUTY, PRODUCT REVIEWS

My first VoxBox Experience|Suave Naturals VoxBox Review

(Disclaimer: I was not compensated for writing this review. However, I did receive this VoxBox complimentary for product testing purposes and I also inserted a referral link so I could receive points. Any opinions expressed by me are honest and reflect my actual experience.) As most of you know, aside from being a fulltime blogger,… Continue reading My first VoxBox Experience|Suave Naturals VoxBox Review

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Black Owned Businesses and Organizations You Should Start Supporting For 2018:

To start off the New Year correct, we were able to whip up an ultimate list of Black Owned and Operated Businesses that you guys really need to know about, especially for the new year of 2018. You definitely need to support these 10 fantastic black owned businesses! #SupportBlackBusiness #BlackOwnedBusiness #SmallBusiness
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Just When You Thought We Couldn’t Get Any Better: TMG BLOG Update Alert

Just When You Thought We Couldn't Get Any Better: TMG BLOG Update Alert - Okay, babes. I am going to stop being stubborn with you guys. I was going to hold this announcement in, but I have a big mouth (it's my biggest flaw). So.... DRUM ROLL PLEASE....... I am FINALLY going to add a… Continue reading Just When You Thought We Couldn’t Get Any Better: TMG BLOG Update Alert

ADVICE & TIPS

Do Not Give Them That Power: Top 3 Ways How to Handle Negative & Toxic People

Do Not Give Them That Power: Top 3 Ways How to Handle Negative & Toxic People -   I know that I am not alone when I say this loud and proud, I cannot stand negative and toxic people. Yeah, me neither, sis, PREACHHHHHHH!   I can not stand when you say something or do… Continue reading Do Not Give Them That Power: Top 3 Ways How to Handle Negative & Toxic People

ADVICE & TIPS

Guys Take Notes: How to Plan the Perfect Proposal

Guys Take Notes: How to Plan the Perfect Proposal - If you truly want the love of your life to say “I do” then you need to plan a proposal she cannot refuse. The last thing that you would want to do is let down your other half with a dry marriage proposal when you… Continue reading Guys Take Notes: How to Plan the Perfect Proposal

PARENTING

Infertility Discussion: How You Can Help A Family Dealing with Infertility

Infertility Discussion: How You Can Help A Family Dealing with Infertility - Everyone has different things that are going on in their lives. Some people will not be interested in having children at all. They will want their life to revolve around other things, such as work, travel, social lives, or simply living independently without… Continue reading Infertility Discussion: How You Can Help A Family Dealing with Infertility