| || |
- UPDATE 12/18/11 UPDATE
- My name is Cha'e(pronounced like Chay not Shae)..lol..To start with this journey came outta nowhere.I mean I was on youtube oneday and this video popped up.It said natural hair at the top and I was curious so I clicked on it and it was like a window in my life was opening.I know it does sound kinda dramatic but its true.I've always loved the way fros,twist,waves,and just big hair in general looks on me and everyone for that matter.I think its sexy.Now, I am not that much of a girly girl so I hated to do my hair,get perms,weaves,and all that crap.I just wanted to be able to do my hair quick and feel comfortable about it.Not worrying about was a track showin and stupid stuff like that.I felt like I was living this superficial life.And I have never been a conformist and I didn't want to start with my hair.I wanted to be able to wake up in the morning look into the mirror and say,"Yes this is me, all me, naturally,the way God intended me to be!"And at that very moment I felt like God had put his hands on me an instantly made me a better person.It's something only us naturals can experience,I WISH EVERYONE WAS NATURAL so they could feel how we feel ya'll!We are truly blessed to be able to except ourselves and others so I just want to thank ya'll fort that!GOD BLESS
---♥♥---♥♥--- if you know
----♥♥-♥♥----or is suffering
Things I like:
*Cookieie dough icecream/vanilla icecream
*Oatmeal raisan,choco chip,macadamian nut cookies
*Natural make-up,black fingernail polish
*Sand b/w my toes
*White tank tops & blue jeans
*Smell good lotions,perfume
*I love meeting new ppl any chance I get, i know no race..I love everyone and am open to anything!
*I love r&b,rap,acoustic soul,soul,country,ol' school..EVERYTHING!
*I love being a girly girl and a tomboy..Thats who I am
*I love who I am and what I stand for..Life is a gift and should be lived as such,thats what I try to do!God Bless!!!
Janurary 2009:Begin wearing my nautral hair out
Goals by Jan 2009: Shoulder length and defined curls!-ACHIEVED!
*mnth 4:wear headbands & look right-ACHIEVED!
*Regimen figured out:ACHIEVED
* Soft hair-ACHIEVED
*Find product 2define curls
*Learn 2cornrow&flat wist-flat twist achieved
BY MARCH 09 GOALS:
*Loose 20 pounds
*Low manipulating hair
*Take vitamins and drink only water
*Hide hari until end of March
No No's:I don't not intend to dye my hair ever.It dried some people's hair out and broke it off.I can not take that chance at all.I like my natural hair color anyway.I don't plan on going to a salon and gettin a trim because Alot of people said that they chop to much off.Plus I can do it myself after all I did do my own BC.I also NEVER plan to straighten my hair EVER!Some told me their curls didnt revert back.I like curls anyway,alot more than straight hair.CURLS ARE FOR ME BABY!
Still I Rise
You may write me down in history
With your bitter, twisted lies,
You may trod me in the very dirt
But still, like dust, I'll rise.
Does my sassiness upset you?
Why are you beset with gloom?
'Cause I walk like I've got oil wells
Pumping in my living room.
Just like moons and like suns,
With the certainty of tides,
Just like hopes springing high,
Still I'll rise.
Did you want to see me broken?
Bowed head and lowered eyes?
Shoulders falling down like teardrops.
Weakened by my soulful cries.
Does my haughtiness offend you?
Don't you take it awful hard
'Cause I laugh like I've got gold mines
Diggin' in my own back yard.
You may shoot me with your words,
You may cut me with your eyes,
You may kill me with your hatefulness,
But still, like air, I'll rise.
Does my sexiness upset you?
Does it come as a surprise
That I dance like I've got diamonds
At the meeting of my thighs?
Out of the huts of history's shame
Up from a past that's rooted in pain
I'm a black ocean, leaping and wide,
Welling and swelling I bear in the tide.
Leaving behind nights of terror and fear
Into a daybreak that's wondrously clear
Bringing the gifts that my ancestors gave,
I am the dream and the hope of the slave.
As I Grew Older
It was a long time ago.
I have almost forgotten my dream.
But it was there then,
In front of me,
Bright like a sun--
And then the wall rose,
Between me and my dream.
Rose until it touched the sky--
I am black.
I lie down in the shadow.
No longer the light of my dream before me,
Only the thick wall.
Only the shadow.
My dark hands!
Break through the wall!
Find my dream!
Help me to shatter this darkness,
To smash this night,
To break this shadow
Into a thousand lights of sun,
Into a thousand whirling dreams
- General Information
- Wednesday, June 11, 2008
- I'm here for:
- Photo sharing, Friends
- Not friend:
- add to friends
- Contact Information
- Personal website:
- Yahoo! ID:
to send a gift
There are no gifts yet! Be the first to send this user a virtual gift!
- My Cities
- Background & Lifestyle
- Marital status:
- Sexual orientation:
- Light (social) drinker
- I don't have kids yet
- In college
- Black/African descent
- Body type:
- Christian - other
- Interests & Personality
- MY HAIR JOURNEY!Swimming,Public speaking,poetry,meeting new people,basketball,writting,living life like there is no tomorrow!
- R&B,Some rap,Gospel
- LOVE SONG(BEST MOVIE EVER)Pursuit of Happyness, The notebook,Love and basketball.ne thing scary
- Lifetime and BET,the travel channel(Anthony Bourdain)
- God and My mother and grandmother,my friends
- Bible and ne thing by Nicholas Sparks
- Naturallybeautiful, velvet (new you tube videos), Moniero...Updates! Instagr @itsmeitsmo, Nappy Nelle, Sweetness, >;< [HIATUS! sorta!], MsNaNa, *~Poohbear~*, Miss Batyah, Pokahontas, AuNappturale *updated 12/28, MeganJerai, Afrobabylon, Tiffany (Updated slightly 01/16/10), TeriBmore, Kutemommie/Updated 10/13/11, ♥ NappyLove: UPDATED: 4 JAN 2012 ♥, jasmine0920, Tetbelle, Jahzej , Kemi, CorporateNapps: Catch me on YouTube@ CorporateNaps, chai, Doctoramorena (officially a doctora!), Learning_Me, Catheadface, thanks for the love ladies!, Naturally-C, Serenity326 - 5+ yr updates! (1/19/12), Prttygirl6****December 2010 Updates!!!****, MsLeofierce, creole*queen (Au Naturale) - Updated 12/18/2010, Ms-gg find me on youtube and frostoppa.com, BrownSugakc**Summer updates**, EbonyPrincessH **UPDATED Dec 2011**, ScorpioAM***updates, updates, updates!!!***, April, Natural Haired Girl, brown sugar, Jamsteph (++ Oct'09 ++), Faithworks2, Tanisha, Alavalec, Nanie( updates!!!), Melonie, Scarletjazz, Divinity22 (April 2010 Update), LJoyner(New JoyneDesigns www.joynedesigns.etsy.com, Yekinae. The Knotty Truth! Get it! Thanks Cheleski, J'adore Enter the Baddest Natural Style Contest, Kinkykea • I Finally have updates!, Brooklynbornnapps *COLLEGE UPDATES*, Southern_Belle...is Jumping the Broom soon!!!!, MS. KENDRA~ FEB. 24th Updates, Sweetladee1001 Dec '09 Updates!!, Olablessings has BC'ed AGAIN and needs hairstyles!, BrownSugar, Janeezy02 10/17/12 UPDATES!!!!!, Aisha79**New Video!!!**, DrBNL - 2/19/12 I'M BACK!!! Twitter @MrsBNL, Camille *Updates 4/6/13*, BeautifulBrwnBabyDol-(Please vote for me ANNM)!!!, Closing Album Soon, TR_NYC | UPDATED 08/21, NappyH *update Oct 24th*, Mikaela- approaching 5 yrs natural!, CharHar...Updates (12/16): It's my Nappiversary!, Spice Island Prince, DagSheTall *updates 3.12.09*, Shonna has Updates 03.20.09 :), I cut some lox...., VincyQt, Mscarmelc...back for a sec May 2012, ItalEmpress --> NEW UPDATES TODAY!!!, Nellieville ***Updates 10/2011***, GodBlessings (Updates )!!, Mrskembe2 (july update), Jordan***OCT 2009, NP's Miss Nicole ~ Updated 10/16, Woollytam UPDATED, Tawanna, Miss Bonita, Simnicity ***youtube.com/s1mnicity***, Anne-sophie (april updates!), Tayekier **mini update JUL 2012**, Str8NoMore: 3 YEARS Natural & LOVING IT!!!, black*schiele, LukaLomi- Youtube video 2012! http://bit.ly/w9XBPt, Imverisuxcessful, Kirbeey, Rocky91, CurlyGirl, Makai926 *STRAIGHT!!!*, Tasha G, Southern-Curls, Naturalbutie*, SEXYHAIR, Rockopoohbear - Updates (as of August 2011), March 2012 it's growing back updates, Natural-elements, Mwedzi, MissMika627 *4 Years Natural*, QDTHEQT, Cruzanprincess, CL -- Feb 15 UPDATES!!! COME SEE, BlAcK OnYx *** Updating Soon ***, Follow Me...http://projectllc.onsugar.com/, candras-going- nappy, Asabi22, ColorMeCurly updated 5/29/09, SherryJ! - **Updates Aug 2nd, 2011!!**, Linguistic Aesthetics, LLC, *~ImNotMyHair~* 4-27 Updates!! *~*, TRISTADOLL, Boho Beauty, CHEEKQUEEN- ATTEMPTING to make a comeback...2011, Anomalous, Amy ~Updates! 3/2/09, MizzKriz***7/06/09 MaJ0rUPd8tE.coM'n.So0N**, Asmarina415, FeelingMoody Aug-Sept 2011 updates, Crichard, elleeccentric* [update 01-22-11], BornNappy/Minaly**Miss ya`ll will be back soon!!, TracieMae **Update Aug. 30, 2010**, QueenVictoria *UPDATED 3/5!*, BuenaventuraAvenue, NaturallyMika *One Pic Update*, 80sbabyyy, Stargirl1, NIK*STAR **www.NikGLifeAndStyle.com**, Jtwin88 *3/24/09 updates*, BEAUTI -**New Updates! More to come!, kael- [i'll be back... eventually], CruzaRican-Rebirth**UPDATES 4/23**, HumbleHair004, ~*~2Lovely~*~Thanks 4 the Congrats~, Mcm96001, Chefgirlardee, Tricky, Nunapturalme, F2x (january 2011 updates), Reese Nicole, Θ Σ Λ™, ~*Ms. T*~ NEW PICS 01/09/2010 Happy New Year!!!, Kinxॐ ~ Still learning about my curls, ~~Heavenlyhaven New Things for 2010~~, *Updated* 3/29/13 Twitter:@ibyl, ♥ , Account has moved to fotki.com/intro2apatterson!!, ...and 89 friends more
- Friend of:
- Afro_Dimples, Closed Account, ScorpioAM***updates, updates, updates!!!***, Scarletjazz, Sweetladee1001 Dec '09 Updates!!, Olablessings has BC'ed AGAIN and needs hairstyles!, BrownSugar, VincyQt, NP's Miss Nicole ~ Updated 10/16, UneekDiva - Who Gon Check Me Boo? LOL, Miss Bonita, Imverisuxcessful, CurlyGirl, Nappybell ***2 YEAR UPDATES 11/10/09***, CL -- Feb 15 UPDATES!!! COME SEE, Blkbuttaflies, Duchess77, ebonybrn(1/1/11)2nd BIG chop, NaturallyMika *One Pic Update*, **** 3rd year Natural 2010****, ~*~2Lovely~*~Thanks 4 the Congrats~, Chefgirlardee, Θ Σ Λ™, ~*Ms. T*~ NEW PICS 01/09/2010 Happy New Year!!!, ~~Heavenlyhaven New Things for 2010~~, happy2bnappy-UPDATES, KindaNappy celebrated 1 year lociversary 9/8/2010!, Lovinit is embracing her NAPPS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!, Renisha, slhackett, Free2BFly *MAY 09 UPDATES!*, I'm BACK!!! 12.16.10, The-real-me- A few 2011 updates, I Love it cause ITS MINE!!, Mznaturalc, PrettyDiva83 NEW YOUTUBE PAGE 11/30/11, Siobhan, ♥anna, LOV3-B-P3ANUT, New Feature on Blog, check it out!, Eden's Vee- Month 2 updates, Shari, NaturallyNiké, :phenomnappturale- NEW UPDATES 12/21/08, UPDATES----->KINKY TWIST, Over my limit 4 pics. Will post link 2 new pg, TRYIN' SOMETHING NEW!!, LadeDade (1yr. updates!!!!), PrettyKnappy08-Slowly fallin back n love w/my hair, Renee430-NEW ALBUMS!, Nigerian-Queen: 15 MONTHS LOCED WOOHOO! UPDATED!!!, BountifulKurls - Updates **3/12/09**, MissJayC04~Check out my youtube channel: same name, Naturally_Natasha (JAN 15 UPDATES), Healthyblackhair***Updates DEC.12 08, Soleil01, Goldengoodas, peaceforever, Royalbeauty, ayrihannahaircut-~!!!April Update!!!~, NUKINDOFJETBEUTY- Jan 2011 *transitioning again*, Jahtinkah, TenderMommi, Miss.Four-A Natural: No Heat Challenge :), Natural Organic hair and skin care, MAY PHOTOS UPDATED :))) 1 Year Since Chop, Natural Goddess *Got A New Camera & Updates*, Nai-growingherhair, ~*HoneyChile*~ Update 1/7/13, Chaka-locked n loaded, Nubian-Diva * Transitioning for good this time *, SherylsTresses ****Au Naturalle & Loving It****, SheetaBooNapps is SheeTacular **Updated 02/13/11**, Jai- BIG CHOP 12/7/10, CannotWait, Chelw327, Krissylovu Baby KayCi is here new pics 5/23, Curly Lee New Photos 6/07/2010, Kinkycurls, NaturallySweet09 *2012 comeBACK!*, Afriquelachic.com, NaturalOve is back with updates!!!, Kowa87 BC'd 12.12.2009!! =], Xvm1, NEW APRIL 2011 UPDATES!!!!!!!!!, Antiguancurlygirl, Naturally Me! Protective styling..., ↘NATURAL❤VEEツ ❤ ((9/2 updates)), Kjones52905, [MISS.], Tounmaskme, 2wholesalewigs, Transformyourhealth