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When the going gets tough

Keeping healthy is hard work. I promise you, abs look great. Biceps even look better. But, the trouble that men and even women go through to look good and be healthy in general is like a dare from hell. Especially if you have started and

avengers

Thanos has a point

I still can’t believe that it happened. Ever time the images pass before my eyes I find myself wondering why. Okay, maybe I understand why it had to happen and I understand how it happened but I still want to know why. But Thanos though!!!

Black Panther

Black panther begins with a beautiful scenery which is accompanied by a gorgeous voice that tells us of the history of Wakanda. Wakanda; the birth place of T’Challa, king and protector of the people of Wkakanda. A place guarded by a powerful army. A place

The ‘feel good’ make-up lesson

If you have seen my Instagram posts you must definitely have realized that me and make up are distant cousins. Not that I have anything against it as you’d have noticed that I occassionally try to use it. What had previously discouraged me is not

Week 1: Huffing and puffing

I embarked on a new fitness journey which starts from where the previous one left me to wherever this one will leave me. Week one has been dreadfully hard. It has been a while since I was exercising regularly and eating healthy, so as you

They were yet to run.

If I had told these shoes the day I brought them home that they were going to help me move from a size 44 to a size 36, they would have been sceptical; and if I had told them after a month of wearing them,

My two weeks as a vegetarian

So I decided that in order for my healthy weight-loss program to give me effective and quicker results I’m going to spend the next one year as a vegan. No meat, no processed foods and lots of veggies and fruits. That didn’t work out so

Peanut butter carrot muffins

I love baked goodies and since I have been trying to follow a healthier lifestyle, I took it upon myself to experiment with recipes that might be slightly healthier than most store bought baked goods. This is my latest version of healthier muffins. This recipe

Cold rainy days are for warm outings

This time of the year is great in Pietermaritzburg, it is cool and the flowers and trees are beautiful. All looks so great but God knows I hate the unpredictable London-like weather. Despite heating up the room and a cup of soup, still feels like

Introduction to Afro

Before Pitch-Black showed up on the scene I used to have hair that my friends criticized because no matter how much I relaxed it and took care of it accordingly, it would always go back to its natural state within a week. After Pitch-Black came

Peace: A temporary situation in reality.

The word, peace, according to dictionary definitions means: – A state of tranquility, quiet, and harmony; absence of violence. For instance, a state free from civil disturbance. – A state free of oppressive and unpleasant thoughts and emotions. – Harmony in personal relations. – A