Monday, June 9

Big Announcement!

Whoa, it's been a long time!

So many times in the last year and a half I've "decided" to start blogging again, and for some reason or another decided not to.  But dare I say, I am back. I won't spend too much time making excuses for myself :) but I genuinely thank anyone who has kept me on their radar over the past 18 months!

So.... what's this big announcement that I'm holding on to?


I've decided to grow out my relaxer and have a go at learning my "natural" hair! Yes, Shika who said she was soooo happily relaxed! Yes... Shika who bemoaned relaxed hair bloggers who reached their goals and then abruptly went natural...

I still love relaxed hair (I mean, let's be honest, I love healthy, beautiful hair of ALL persuasions!) And a lot of different factors brought me to this decision (a post to come about the reasons that I decided to transition), none of which were related to the health of my hair.

Now that I've officially made this decision, I'm super excited and re-energized about my personal hair journey (and of course sharing my experiences as a [hopefully!] long-term transitioning 4b/4c [I think!] chick!) and I really hope that you'll come with me on this journey!!

Questions? Additional comments? Email me at


  1. Hi Shika!!! So glad to have you back. Congratulations on your new journey...I will be following :-)

  2. I'm so glad to hear that you are back! I've been checking your site every couple of weeks to see if anything popped up. Good luck with your transition!

  3. Welcome back!! I'm gonna go ahead and dub 2014 as "The Year of the Transition" because all the fellow bloggers "I grew up on"(ECP, Tracyee, now you) and many others I frequent have decided to transition while I am. Excited!!!



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