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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

It is your time woman

Sometimes you put yourself in back. You see, caring is inate to a woman. We were born with a gene, something in our design allows us to care even against our own will. We turn a blind eye but our thoughs and our hearts refuse

Where to first?

Let’s face it. Too many South Africans grow up in the township and not all have an idea of where to go or who to ask about starting a business. Some have brilliant idea but no way to make them a reality. Some are disadvanateged

Will it ever heal?

I have looked at my scars and said “wow, that healed well.” I’m forever fascinated by how exceptionally well the human body can recover from being cut or even torn severely by one external force or another. Some times you see by the different pigmentation on a

What are you waiting for?

It all starts with an idea. Everything around you started with an idea. Even you were an idea at some point, someone thought “some day I’m going to have a child” regardless of how or when you came about; you were once an aspiration and

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

Into the lion’s den

(Fiction) A toddler wandered into the lion’s den once upon a time. No one knows how this happened and no one knows why she was out there all alone to begin with. What is known however is that wandering into the lion’s den could be

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

The cold hard cement can teach you great lessons

Sometimes in life one does not realize how bad things are becoming until you fall flat down with your face on the ground. Being young and naïve doesn’t help either when you are heading for dark dangerous areas. You see, I grew up under the