The Pageant That Celebrates Hair Authenticity and a Healthy Lifestyle

Many pageants are mission based and purpose driven. Some are designed to provide scholarships to deserving young women while others nurture and build confidence.  There is even a pageant that celebrates wearing your natural hair and living a healthy lifestyle. This pageant is known as the Miss Natural Hair and Health Expo Beauty Pageant. The…

Losing Gracefully

Picture this: You have spent several months preparing for your pageant competition. You have even wrote in your journal and practiced saying your affirmations. You truly believe the crown is yours. The pageant occurs, and you give it 110%. Finally, the crowning ceremony begins, you anxiously await the results, and you are confident that the…

Royal Spotlight: Royal International Ms. 2015- Natalie Miller

The Royal Spotlight is a brand new interview series where I highlight queens from a variety of  pageant systems. Our first royal spotlight is a queen with the Royal International Miss pageant system.  She is Natalie Miller, Royal International Ms. 2015.   Tell us about yourself. At 25 years I’m figuring out this adventure of…