Posts Written OnMay 2017

Natural Hair Journey: Rae’s Story

There’s nothing more I hate than hearing, “Oh, I didn’t know you had lupus.” How would you know? Lupus is a chronic auto-immune disorder, where my immune system attacks and destroys healthy body tissue. It…

Curly Updos

Has anyone here ever gone to the salon to get curly updos? It’s kind of the most insane experience. First they have to straighten your hair (which they charge you extra for), and then they…

Mother’s Day Letters: Kai and Kaikea

My daughter, Kaikea, you carry a strong name, one from our Hawaiian ancestors, it means “the flowers that blossom with the morning mist.” I carried you for 9 months, felt you grow and make little…

Happy Mother’s Day: Letter Series

There’s an undeniable bond between mothers and daughters, especially when it comes to their curls. This Mother’s Day we’ve asked families to share their stories through letters. To discover more, click the images below. Eliza…