Soothing Garden Ritual Bath

Black ritual salt Rosebuds (red) Hibiscus Lavender Lavender essential oil (5-10 drops) Extra virgin olive oil       Add ingredients into running tap water. Dunk head/hair into water 3 times before adding olive oil to mixture. Otherwise everything will be sticky.  Recite these words: “As water purifies, so it purifies my body and my…

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Hiriam Revels: Reconstructing Adversity

After the Emancipation Proclamation was officially released in 1863, the vast majority of African Americans in the U.S. were granted certain liberties that were withheld from them in the past (Haskins). Such a man who would experience liberties was Hiram Revels, who became the first African American to sit on the United States Senate for…

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