ok, so Im gonna let you in on alittle secret. This secret is very stupid, so if you tell people they’ll think I’m some crazy chick… okay… here it is…You ready?
– I am a product junkie!..yesss the big PJ!!! lol not only with like hair stuff, but nail polish, scarfs, body stuff….home remedies.You name it. I’ve probably tried everything under the sun, most recent being Apple Cider Vinegar-YUCK!
I originally picked up a bottle of Braggs Organic ACV because of all the raving reviews I’ve see from people using it on their hair- and I must admit…I incorporated it into my last wash day ( with the straighten and trim) and my hair is literally theeeeee softest that I have ever found it to be without leaving the salon. Even three days later! I’d absolutely co-sign this product for hair rinse, does wonders! However, that’s not why I said YUCK earlier.
Last week right before Aunt Florina decided to visit I began to drink a teaspoon in of ACV in my tea. Here are the observations:
1. It was extremely disgusting and hardly maskable with even the Rawest of raw honey ( the paste kind)
2. The acidity gave me a case extreme heart burn ( which I never get)
3. It made a bunch of little itchy pimples pop up all over my face ( YES this is the problem)
Now me being the soldier that I am, tried to disregard the bumps on my face and blame them on Aunt Florina. I let my face clear up and then, even with the terribleness of #1 and #2, on Sunday I decided to politely have another cup of Diluted ACV with raw honey. Monday my entire body itched!!!! and those damn tiny bumps are back and I woke up today with the same symptoms!! The good thing is my city is -8 degrees outside today so I don’t have to leave the house and expose my stupid rash. GRRRR!!
I’m done with our drinking relationship! But my hair loves you, so in that case you may stay in the cupboard
Last night I had a conversation with my sister regarding our take on Beyonce and the Illuminati stuff. She showed me the disturbing photo of her blocking out Jesus in the photo of him and the 12 disciplines that has had the media in an uproar. Now apparently this woman is beginning to think she has so much money that she can buy her way into heaven.
-sorry boo! It don’t work like that, when the day of judgement comes we will relinquish our earthly possessions and all be on one accord as to what monetary and material things we have had on this earth. Yes YOU too Ms. Beyonce!!
But its not my place to judge, I just hope that some of her worshippers can now pull the wool from their eyes. God strictly forbids the worship of idols and I don’t want anything to do with making the big man mad. However, the conversation made me think for the past 24 hrs as to where I spend more of my own time. What are the things that keep me from having my relationship with Jesus a number priority one time consumer…..and as much as it hurts to say it, what AM I worshipping (gulp)…. The three things that came to mind were social network, my hair and of course lazing around. Time snatchers!
So this year for the first time I will be participating in the Daniel fast with her for 21 days. From my understanding, I will be eating only fruit,veggies, and fish; as well as eliminating some of my biggest distractions from my daily life. During this time I will invest in reading my bible and building a stronger relationship with God.
I am hoping this time of dedication can bring clarity, healthy habits and rid my mind of any uncanny desires that get in the way of my faith. I am also hoping this gives me a better understanding of Gods voice and his purpose for me,as well as ways that I can uses social media to glorify my father.
this past Friday night I came down with body aches,runny,nose,and a horrible cough. I remembered i had a piece of ginger root in my fridge and began to simmer it in boiling water for (green) tea w/lemon. After about 3 cups and alot of sleep i felt almost normal Sunday( no aches,minimal congestion and cough, and by Monday felt COMPLETELY better!-my newest truest cold/ flu remedy!