DIY Shea Butter (UPDATED)

Hey Lovelies! So you remember us making our own DIY Shea Butter last year yeah? Well, we have an updated version and this time I did it in video form so you can easily follow this tutorial. I added more ingredients now that I actually know my hair more. Shea butter has been my go…

Taking Stock FIVE

Hey Lovelies! Yes it’s your girl being consistent! Woop woop! I’ve jumped back on my Taking Stock wagon which I had fallen off of. I fell off a lot of things to be honest but that’s not the point. This month I took time to just reflect on where I ‘m at after about 2…

5 Things I’ve Learnt as an Entrepreneur

Hey Lovelies! I hope this month has been good to you so far! So here’s a bit of an update. In April your girl here quit her job and in May started her own thing. (We’ll talk about how I quit my job with no plan some other day.) I run a small business/brand called…

Taking Stock FOUR

Hey Lovelies! It’s been a young minute! So much has happened and basically I haven’t even had time to reflect. Funny that I sat down to do this 2 days before my birthday. It’s like God was just preparing me for this next chapter of my life. Do you ever feel like that sometimes? Anyway…

Manetain the Mane

Hey Lovelies Some of you may or may not know but this year on the 5th of March I did the biggest of all big chops! Like we took it all the way down. As in no hair. As in nada! Haha! This is literally the beginning of a new hair journey where I am…

Taking Stock TWO

Hey Lovelies So it’s the last day February. The year is all of a sudden moving fast. Gotta constantly check ourselves. How are we getting on with our goals and life in general? Here’s where I’m at. It’s been a bit of an emotional month. I’ve been trying to gain clarity, be better, be more…

Affirmations : Do they work?

Hey Lovelies So this is a quick one. I just had to share! Have you heard about the Power of Affirmations? Have you experienced it? Let me be the one to tell you that this actually works. It all seemed stupid to me in the beginning. Why should I talk to myself in the mirror…

Taking Stock ONE

Hey Lovelies! I hope you’re smiling! So I will be introducing this new series to my blog for 2018. Taking Stock. I got the idea from This is Ess’ blog and I always wanted to do it. 3 years later and I’d just never got round to it. Reflection is so important in centering yourself…

23.

Hey Lovelies So I’m even embarrassed to apologise because I’ve already apologised too many times this year. But hey, I’m back again. And I’m a year older! I celebrated my birthday last week, on the 13th of June and I must say this year I  thoroughly enjoyed my birthday. I haven’t felt this way in…

Rainy Day Chronicles

Heyy Heyy So the plan was for a sunset shoot amongst the trees and the grass you know! African themed etc. You get the picture right? yeah! But we got just the opposite! Cloud cover and then rain just as we got there. I was freezing cold, shivering in fact and the rain did not…

Social Anxiety and Me

“Face your fears and they’ll go away” Well that’s easier said than done. Hey Lovelies So what is social anxiety? Social anxiety is the fear of  interaction with other people that brings on self-consciousness, feelings of being negatively judged and evaluated, and, as a result, leads to avoidance. It is the fear of being judged…

One Year Later

Hello Hello On this day, exactly a year ago, I grabbed my laptop, logged in to my WordPress account and I posted my first post. I had no idea what I was going to blog about. I had not thought it through but what I did know was that I wanted to share my story…