The Power in Your Hair

The Power in Your Hair

You probably have someone in your family that would freak out if you wanted to cut your long hair, or someone who told you what to do with the hair that you cleaned out of your comb or brush. You have probably seen people insist on covering their hair when leaving their homes, either for modesty or protection. Your mother probably told you not to let just anybody "play" in your hair. Why all the fuss? Why does it matter?

Holy Smoke: The Quick-and-Dirty on Smudging

Holy Smoke: The Quick-and-Dirty on Smudging

All the cool spiritual folks on Instagram post pictures of their bundled herbs smoldering on an abalone shell, moving the smoke around on the room with a feather. When we are beginning our journey we think "Oh, this must be something I need to do." But if you don't know what you're doing and why you're doing it, you probably won't get the results you want. 

Real Magical Black Girls - Featuring La Tetra Metts-Owens of Aliwaza's

Real Magical Black Girls - Featuring La Tetra Metts-Owens of Aliwaza's

March is Magical Black Girl Month here at Black Girl Bliss! This month, I wanted to feature real magical black girls - wise, wild, witchy, and unapologetic about their melanated magic.
Each lady featured will answer seven questions that illustrate their personal journey to their spiritual paths and what it means to be a magical black girl!

What Makes You Magical? Wrapping Up Magical Black Girl Month

What Makes You Magical? Wrapping Up Magical Black Girl Month

Of course, we celebrate the beauty of women everywhere all year, every year, forever and always. But for now, we'll wrap up Magical Black Girl Month by featuring three of the dozens of BGB readers who submitted what makes them magical. And if you read to the end, there's a special gift for you!