We all have those maddening days when everything seems to go completely wrong. Here are a few thing to try that don’t involve stuffing your face with sugary treats while wedged within a thick cloud of duvet, or going on an online shopping rampage while watching fifty episodes of a show where a woman who lives on… Continue reading 3 quick ways to cheer yourself up
I posted a natural hair update 2 or 3 years ago so thought to let those who are interested know how I feel about my hair now that I am four and a half years post relaxer and properly well into my natural hair situation (I refuse to use the J word! the one that rhymes with… Continue reading Natural Hair Update part 1
We all know that being ‘en couple’ is the desired end of most human beings. Society has programmed us to want romance as much as food and shelter. Some people even take the pains to call out/shame their single relatives or friends or ask them to provide justifications for why they are still single.
My mother was a treasure trove of wisdom. If you met her you would have LOVED her. Not being partial or nuffink, but she was the most incredible woman ever.
I plan to keep todays Fearless Friday short and sweet. It was inspired by the quotation below. Someone can be madly in love with you and still not be ready. They can love you in a way you have never been loved and still not join you on the bridge. And whatever their reasons you must leave.… Continue reading Self Respect
I was going to do a blog series on various aspects of grief. I know what you’re thinking – whip out the barbeque grill and the margarita jugs, FUN.
These are my desert island hair product picks(for when i become ditzy enough to prioritize fabulous hair over sustenance in the wild) They are the products I would repurchase first if I lost all my hair products somehow in a natural disaster or peradventure the hair product bandits paid me a visit. Genuine threat. Even though… Continue reading Top 10 hair products for natural hair
I read ‘Lean In’ over Christmas, quite some time after I had stumbled on her popular TED talk and seen a CNN interview she’d given. I think every professional woman should read this book. I’m aware that it’s been criticized for being a bit ‘ridiculously wealthy white woman whining about her professional and personal woes’… Continue reading ‘LEAN IN: Women, Work And the Will to lead.’ by Sheryl Sandberg
This is the first of my weekly Fearless Friday posts! They aim to ENCOURAGE, UPLIFT and INSPIRE. Get ready to feel great!! Theres something magical about doing what you were born to do- having a job you truly love. Most of us feel that it’s a luxury we cant afford or that we just dont… Continue reading Finding your purpose