Hair Candy (and other accessories)


Kasheera of Wild Heart Bliss

Meet Kasheera Hickson, creator and founder of Wild Heart Bliss, an online handmade jewelry boutique. Q: Tell me more about your jewelry company. How did it come about? A: I’m a very artistic person. I got into drawing and painting back in high school and about 10 months ago I […]


Naturally Happy Hair Magazine

They’ve done it again! Another great issue that you absolutely must support!! Here’s a sneak peak so you can see what you’re missing 🙂   ^My contribution 🙂 Naturally Happy Hair


Sisterhood of Natural Hair

I attended the Black Hair Kitchen Expo while in DC for my sorority’s National Convention and I met a lot of great people! One group I ran into was the Sisterhood of Natural Hair. I purchased a cute flower headband for my niece and asked if I could feature them on […]


Flowers From Fatima

I come from a family of entrepreneurs. My mother and father owned a painting business and my oldest brother was the owner of a computer software company. I’ve always been inspired to discover my passion and live my life fulfilling it!   Flowers From Fatima blossomed shortly after my father […]


Dope Crochet

The beginning: My cousin taught me to crochet afghans one sweltering hot summer in Detroit and I haven’t put my crochet hook down since! It wasn’t until I began my natural journey in 2006 that I began crocheting accessories and jewelry. I felt like I needed to accentuate my new […]


The earring guy 1

I am roughly 6 months into this and it has been INCREDIBLE! I’ve been trying to establish myself as an artist, but over the past few years I had been hemmed in as more of a manufacturer…producing plaques and other bulk items for different organizations. It wasn’t until late last year when I […]


Black Hair Kitchen [photos]

Whoooaaa I’m way late with posting about this event! In my defense, I am a teacher on summer break who has been relaxin’ and chillaxin’ while visiting friends from New York to Atlanta! I’ve not had much time to sit and work. But today is my catch-up day!   Anywho…while […]


Live in the moment

I virtually met Marenna while checking out natural hair photos on Instagram. She’s a natural hair enthusiast and a self proclaimed, part-time vagabond. I was born and raised in Michigan, have lived all over the US, and now currently work and reside in DC. Just like any other creative spirit, I […]


Mocha Kid is taking over! 1

With a recent post from Essence Magazine, Mocha Kid Magazine is really making a name for themselves! [youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t2yBHJaojug’]   Mocha Kid is an up-and-coming interactive magazine that is geared towards empowering, unleashing and glorifying the many physical shades of African American children.​ Their desire is to equip parents with the […]


A must have: fabric earrings

Perhaps I’d been wearing these too much which is why the lovely Toni Daley said I needed one of her latest pair! Haha I’ll take it!! I promise these new babies are going to get MUCH play (you can see I believe this from the multiple pics in my first […]


Tiffany Nichols Design 2

Hello, I am Tiffany Nichols. A self-proclaimed, Natural Hair Enthusiast from Oklahoma City, OK. I embarked on my Natural Hair Journey in 2009 after tons of research and by discovering and watching countless hours of YouTube videos of women of all different shades and curl types share their hair journey. […]


It’s my birthday!! (Giveaway closed) 8

Well, not MY actual BIRTHday, rather my site’s birthday!!   One year ago I created My Natural Reality with the vision of expanding my writing skills, growing my networking skills, and publicizing the skills other exude! As a thank you to those who have supported by clicking a link, purchasing […]


Harlem Monroe Blvd. Boutique 1

Harlem Monroe Blvd. is a natural hair site dedicated to helping you celebrate your natural hair journey! You have probably seen their Kinky Curly Natural TV episodes on Youtube…if not, you’re in for a treat! [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c_JDlOKhwZc&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] Connect with http://www.harlemmonroeblvd.com/ on Facebook!


STYLEspiration: Osisi Africa

Did you catch my video featuring this lovely scarf!? [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xXYrDkaEBQY&feature=plcp[/youtube] The gracious founders of Osisi Africa, Chioma Achebe and Osub Ahmed, graciously sent that scarf and in turn I shared the love by telling my Youtube viewers and Facebook friends about the wonderful items on their site!! Several went to […]


Recycling to make art: Kennedy Waireri

While visiting friends in Atlanta, we stopped by an outdoor festival. There was so much to take in from wall art, good food, and of course jewelry! I was able to meet Kennedy Waireri and purchase a pair of earrings from his unique and affordable collection. Here’s his story: From […]


Chase your dreams!

A dear friend shared her reasons behind jumping on the entrepreneur bandwagon and why she’s there to stay!!   If you follow my site, this may look familiar. Well, I’m reposting it with new information.  Since April, there has been an update in Makiea’s entrepreneurial lifestyle…further encouragement for you to […]