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Happy Birthday to Venetta!

By Curly Nikki 36 Comments

Aloma writes:Hi CurlyNikki, My best friend, Venetta Brathwaite (from St. Croix USVI), has been a fan since your initial blog post… today is her 34th birthday and I would like for you to give her a shout out! She is into her curls and is on your site daily to read about new updates. She encourages all of her friends…

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To the Broken Hearted Girls

By Curly Nikki 39 Comments

by Taneica of Shatterproofglassdolls We’ve all been there; you give your heart to someone, you envision it lasting forever (the white picket fence, dog, two kids – one of each), and you can’t imagine your life without said person. Then, WAHPOW! The relationship has ended, and you’re left standing there with your bleeding heart in your hand, alone. This post…

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Michelle Obama Goes Curly?!

By Curly Nikki 99 Comments

The tweet that made me lose it– now let it marinate. Photoshopped… yes, sadly, but I can stare at it all day long. Hell, I might even print it and pin it up. Also, whoever is responsible for this… *raises hand* me next! The Twitterverse is buzzing with the following sentiment- ‘it’s gorgeous but America ain’t ready.’ What say you?

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On Short Hair

By Curly Nikki 50 Comments

Lecoil Nyema writes- I love your site! I came across this piece on short hair and thought it would be great to share with readers who are in their TWA stage! ON SHORT HAIR (c1988)from Vogueby Joan Juliet BuckJoan Juliet Buck, a devoted short-hair convert, explains why it makes a difference.Hair is time. Women with short hair always look as…

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More Than Just Hair!

By Curly Nikki 14 Comments

by Natalie Phillip via ThreeNaturals When my daughter Trianna was born, she had a head full of hair. As she grew, the hair went in the opposite direction. Once she learned to move her head side to side, she developed that bald spot at the back as some babies do. Then she started pulling it out…just because. What wasn’t pulled…

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You Will Never Measure Up

By Curly Nikki 18 Comments

by Noni of ThreeNaturals Does that sound mean? You will never measure up? I think it sounds true. You will never measure up. You will never have her hair or her style, her self-assurance or her success. Never. You won’t because it’s hers. You will never measure up. But really, you don’t need to you because you will have your…

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