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Top 7 Summer Vacay Styles


Is anyone else ready for vacation? Whether you’re traveling far or just planning for local day-trip outings this summer, chances are, you’re looking for some cute summer hairstyles to help you switch it up for the occasion. We’re here to help bring you some inspiration! Here are our top 7 vacay hairstyles for summer ‘18:   1. Cornrows! This classic look is great with or without hair added. It helps to keep your ends protected and out of the way so you can just focus on having fun.This style is low maintenance too!   @heygorjess       2. Fulani-Style Braids! Fulani braids can add a little twist to traditional box braid styles. They allow you to get creative with the design.Add accessories (beads, cuffs and etc.) for a little extra embellishment as well. @modelesquenic       3. Fun Bun! You don’t have to add hair to get a Fulani-inspired look. Just add a couple braids at the front of your hair and you’ve got the look! This style is super cute, simple, and quick to achieve.  @curl... MORE

Summer Cookin' with Shantelle Gary


  Pico Stuffed Avocados It's no secret that I love avocados. They are seriously one of nature's most perfect foods Especially when you master the delicate art form of picking them within that 24 hour period when they're perfectly ripe. Not too mushy and not too firm but just right. They're even better filled with more awesome food like pico de gallo and drizzled with lime juice, coriander, olive oil, cayenne pepper and sea salt.   Prep Time: 10 Minutes Makes 4 stuffed avocados   Ingredients: 2 avocados sliced in half with the pit removed 3 plum (roma) tomatoes diced 1/2 a cucumber diced 1/3 a cup of finely diced red onion 1 small handful of fresh cilantro chopped 2 juicy limes extra virgin olive oil pinch of coriander powder pinch of cayenne pepper sea salt and pepper to taste   Directions  First squeeze a generous amount of fresh lime juice and extra virgin olive oil onto each avocado half and sprinkle with a pinch of coriander powder pepper and sea salt and set... MORE