I have been blogging seriously since APRIL 2012, and a number of people have asked me, HOW DO YOU DO IT?… okay maybe just one…but my point remains. In Zimbabwe blogging is a unique situation, especially given the economy and lack of information, blogs become the only informants of certain industries.
But I will share MY experience here! Continue reading “Blogging in Zimbabwe – 4 years of lessons!”
Long overdue and it was very cool that exactly three years ago I had gone on my first holiday in Malaysia, I have been lucky and unlucky in having failed crushes and toxic relationships with guys who like to travel.
So China reminded me of the first trip. Continue reading The beauty of Asia, my travel to China
We all deserve to travel!
Travel is a necessity and it can be done on a budget, properly planned.
So think before you buy those shoes you are not going to wear! Continue reading Planning to travel on a budget – Victoria Falls (Part II)
I have travelled before to Victoria Falls, but for the first time it was not because of tagging along my mom’s trip – my own savings, my own agenda…I mean I worked for this money so WHAT COULD POSSIBLY GO WRONG??!….
Apparently…quite a bit. Continue reading “Journey to the JVFCarnival at Mosi-Oa-Tunya (Part I)”
HARARE – A haven for bloggers is definitely a coffee shop. The coffee shop gives a mobile home office, WiFi and power source and you are ready to do your thang (Not sure if it is cool to say thang instead of thing anymore).
Being a blogger means you wear many hats so you can also be a business person, a student studying school or setting up a project – we make several plans.
So I have not shopped in a while, but I now coffee “shop” often. Today I want to talk about a coffee shop I call home for a day, Continue reading “Coffee Shopping, an essential Blogger haven”
This post is a little different… For a fashion blogger this post is different, I work in online media administration and tweet for the most popular Business Newspaper brand. That is when I looked at myself and the business executives that I too wanted to be wealthy and set. It was time to WORK WORK WORK! I saw my dream car model being driven by … Continue reading Unlocking my potential thanks to Barclays @BOOSTFellowship
Box braids are my favourite, it is when I started this blog I had braids I loved. After asking on the blogs facebook, Box Braids or Twists, it was BOX BRAIDS THAT WON Continue reading “HOW TO: Prepare your hair for braiding”
The whole driving force behind this blog, besides shoes…has been discovering and sharing information on Zimbabwean fashion industry.
It has been an ongoing process…while a lot of designers are functioning and have studios of their own…they are very invisible in terms of finding where to buy.
So I have gathered a list of places to find them, outside festivals and events.
Continue reading “Places to shop Zimbabwean and African designers in HARARE”
My natural hair knowledge is evolving, but what is the best lesson is practical part and application to my own strands.
So I decided on my free day to use Aunt Jackies to wash and manage my hair at home, I also used the new buzzword in hair from Zimbabwe….FESO
I got my products to review right in time for when my hair was feeling itchy and dry for a wash. Continue reading “REVIEW: Aunt Jackie’s “oh so clean” shampoo”
So me doing what I do best, blog about my natural hair! Was contacted by the suppliers of Aunt Jackie’s Curls and Coils regarding some product testing. Continue reading “Aunt Jackie’s curls and coils comes to Zimbabwe”
My afro was shrunken, frizzy and unmanageable yesterday.
Using Aunt Jackie’s Curl Custard and other homemade ingredients, I found a solution! Continue reading “Natural haircare – moisture boosting that afro”
Gail Mawocha is a fashion genius in Zimbabwe. While most designers are lamenting about them not making money, second hand and imports… Gail advocates for grassroot level producers of fashion! Continue reading “Ethical fashion in Zimbabwe – Mustard Seed Africa”