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Jessie K's Confessionals: Natural Hair Journey

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Introduction: Alright folks. After many days and nights of contemplation, I've finally decided to start documenting and posting my natural hair journey. To begin, I recorded a confessional YouTube video just talking about my background and what led me to get my first relaxer. I also talk about what powered my decision to go natural and the different challenges I faced. If you would like to check out my YouTube video, feel free to click here. In this post, I mainly wanted to highlight some of the reasons I decided to go public with my natural hair journey.     My Hair's...

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Quick Recap: Jessie K's Way

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Hey guys. I just wanted to do a brief recap of some of our previous posts before moving on with Goal #3 for our journey to wellness.  Recap: What Is Jessie K's Way to Wellness?  As discussed in one of our earliest posts, Jessie K's Way is centered around the idea that one small change over time can result in many benefits. Rather than trying to do a mass overhaul of your lifestyle, Jessie K's Way seeks to take smaller steps that are easier to maintain. Recall that the definition of wellness is the state of being in good health, especially as an...

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Survival Prep: How to Obtain Drinking Water (Part 1)

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  As we know very well, 2020 is full of surprises. And this summer sure has been a wild one. It has been a record year for natural disasters. Between the tropical storms, hurricanes, and wildfires, hundreds of thousands of people have been displaced. This means pretty much anyone anywhere could suddenly find themselves in an emergency survival situation. Years ago, September was decided to be disaster preparedness month. And as hurricane season comes to its end, we still want to make sure that our survival go-bags are stocked and ready to go. Additionally, it is important to do research on...

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Don't just live. THRIVE!

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  Why THRIVE? Do you feel like you aren't quite meeting all your nutritional needs on a daily basis? Have you been feeling lethargic, experienced brain fog, or overall just lacking motivation? Then you have got to check out the THRIVE Experience!  "The THRIVE Experience is a premium daily lifestyle plan to help individuals experience and reach peak physical & mental levels. " -THRIVE Website Now it may sound too good to be true and it is completely okay to feel skeptical. But allow me to present you with some facts as well as my own personal testimony.  What is THRIVE? Thrive...

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A Tip to Boost Your Mood

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6 months. We are 6 months into this pandemic that I'm sure we all hoped would be over by now. With no clear end in sight, how are we going to stay sane? I ask myself that from time to time whenever I notice my mood is taking a downturn. It can be so easy to fall into a pit of despair and feel impossible to climb out. So my biggest goal right now is to avoid that pit at all cost and keep myself uplifted. Of course this can be easier said than done, but it is possible. So...

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