Month: August 2012

54 Dog Days of Summer

The dog days of summer typically refer to the hottest and muggiest times of the year, between July 3 and August 11, lasting approximately 40 days. For some of us, the dog day cycle is a slightly different period. My…

The Best Day Ever…Part 2

As summer comes to an end, I find myself reflecting on the best day ever.  The more I ponder, I debate with myself.  I wonder if it’s possible to have two best days.  What could possibly trump the start of summer vacation,…

Black Women, Natural Hair: Trend or Movement

There has been much noise in the media lately concerning Black hair, from Gabrielle Douglas’ Olympic style to Oprah Winfrey gracing the September issue of O wearing a natural style, not to mention Kevin Roose’s article Dumb Money: Exposing Silicon Valley’s Stupidest…