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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

PARENTING

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:

PARENTING

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

HUSTLE, HUSTLE ADVICE

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 #Business

PERSONAL EXPERIENCE

LIFE UPDATE: How I Maintained Work, School, and being a Mother this Summer

LIFE UPDATE: How I Maintained Work, School, and being a Mother this Summer - This summer I was on a fricking roll, babes. I was working on a heated campaign from July through a little bit of September, completing summer semester then shortly after starting my fall semester, and still managed to be a full… Continue reading LIFE UPDATE: How I Maintained Work, School, and being a Mother this Summer

Uncategorized

Top 3 Simple Ways to Keep Your Little One Healthy

Top 3 Simple Ways to Keep Your Little One Healthy: Being a new mom can be rough. There are plenty of new mothers that will tell you that having a baby will bring a series of difficult life changing challenges. Even if you currently already have children, once a new baby comes along, you will… Continue reading Top 3 Simple Ways to Keep Your Little One Healthy

Travel

The Gawddess Girls Travel to Alexandria, Virginia and Washington, D.C.

Hey babes, I've been a little M.I.A lately and I want to apologize. I've been busy trying to soak up the last bit of summer with my Mini Melanin Gawddess. We just want to enjoy ourselves. As most of you guys know, I'm currently working full-time now. Only until election day, which is September 13th,… Continue reading The Gawddess Girls Travel to Alexandria, Virginia and Washington, D.C.

HUSTLE

How You Can Make Money By Using Your Greatest Assets

Let's be real, it's hard out here! (In this economy, I mean.) You might be in a situation where you need a little more cash than your current job is providing. If you like your job and want to stay there, there are a few things that you can do to make some money without… Continue reading How You Can Make Money By Using Your Greatest Assets

ADVICE & TIPS

The Ultimate Debatable Discussion: College Education Importance in the Black Community

  The Ultimate Debatable Discussion: College Education Importance in the Black Community - (Disclosure: I do not intend on hurting any feelings, or offending anyone with this post. However, it may happen so if you're sensitive, please have a tissue or two on standby. This post is my opinion on the topic that was suggested… Continue reading The Ultimate Debatable Discussion: College Education Importance in the Black Community

BLOG RESOURCES

3 Reasons Why You Should Have A Contact Page On Your Blog

In today's world, the internet is used for practically everything. For people like me, blogging can certainly bring in an income. However, you should properly set up your blog in order to start gaining an income from it. How can you do that? The answer is a contact page. For an extremely long time, contact… Continue reading 3 Reasons Why You Should Have A Contact Page On Your Blog

PARENTING

The Power of Colostrum: The Liquid Gold

The Power of Colostrum: The Liquid Gold - Breastfeeding your baby is one of the most amazing things that you could do for your little one. Don't get me wrong, I am not saying that there is anything wrong with formula feeding your child. However, it is not something that I recommend. Want to know… Continue reading The Power of Colostrum: The Liquid Gold

ADVICE & TIPS

To Evolve or Repeat: The Ultimate Yearly Dilemma

To Evolve or Repeat: The Ultimate Yearly Dilemma: Every year you're given two options, to evolve or to repeat. So many people do not fully understand what this means exactly. So I am going to break it down for you guys. Watch the break down... What does it mean to repeat? To repeat is basically… Continue reading To Evolve or Repeat: The Ultimate Yearly Dilemma

Mini Melanin Gawddess Product Reviews

If You Like Then You Should’ve Put Your Name On It! My Name Tags Review

(Disclosure: I received these products complimentary for product review purposes.) Okay guys, it has been a while since we, the Gawddess girls did a product review. Mainly due to my hectic personal life which I will tell you guys all about on a totally different post. Anyway, we have a pretty dope product review for… Continue reading If You Like Then You Should’ve Put Your Name On It! My Name Tags Review