Renee’s Corner: Thankful for the Funk

It’s cooling down, stores are selling pumpkin spice EVERYTHING, and we’re snacking on Halloween candy until we can’t anymore… These are signs it is definitely FALL. This also means 2018 is (unbelievably) about to come to a close. It makes me feel all warm and fuzzy inside to think about all the success and growth Uncle Funky’s Daughter has had over the course of this year, but the thing I feel most is GRATITUDE! This month we are starting off a period of thanks (stay tuned to our social media for more details)! My Family— My youngest daughter, Laura, started Read More

Renee’s Corner: 3 Cheerful Gift Giving Ideas for Curly Girls

Happy Thanksgiving Funky Junkies! I am definitely in the holiday spirit this week (finally)! Between counting up the guest list for Thanksgiving Dinner, planning activities for the kids that will keep them busy, and checking off the early tasks of executing the menu (just made my pound cake), I not only have a lot to be thankful for, but I’m convinced I’m ready to do some of the thanking and play Mrs. Claus in the coming weeks. There are dozens of “holiday shopping tips” articles out there and brands are doing backflips to try and catch our attention for those Read More

Renee’s Corner: Finding Your Holiday Inspiration

In the dictionary, inspiration is defined as “the process of being mentally stimulated to do or feel something, especially to do something creative”. We’re all creative in some way, and in the natural hair community, finding a new look for your tresses and be stressful for some of us. With the holidays upon us, we are all looking for the extra something to spice up our look. As photos start circulating on Facebook or Instagram this holiday season, we want your curls to be their best! (Can you believe Thanksgiving is knocking on the door already?!) So, we are challenging curlistas everywhere Read More