Avoiding a male style disaster

Everyone has that guy they know who has horrid style. While they may not like the idea of a gay stylist or their bae telling them their style is whack, they need this infographic. There is no shade here, remembering someone was not impressed with AKA a South African rappers black tie brown shoes at an event with his current bae, Bonang.

So please all those with a husband, boyfriend, guy friend, brother, cousin whose style never knows what to wear for a dresscode www.theblacktux.com sent me an infographic to solve that mess! Continue reading “Avoiding a male style disaster”

Why I do not join #90DayChallenge weightloss programs

I am not a fan of 90 Day Challenges, or similar detoxes that require someone to eat a cucumber at night or drink green kale juice instead of cooking the kale and chewing it like a normal human being.

In the tabloid paper, I saw an overweight socialite start a 90-Day Challenge, last year Radio DJs too from ZiFM also did a 90 Day Challenge. Always at the beginning of each year, some celeb has decided to shed the Christmas calories. However I do have my reservations and here it is.. Continue reading “Why I do not join #90DayChallenge weightloss programs”

Bushman Rock: When the group trip fails, travelling solo as the only option

Travelling solo for many people is a bit taboo. It just seems a bit odd and there is security in having someone with you in case of forgetting your hat on a train or dropping pennies and passport.

So it is no surprise that this year I planned a group trip for my birthday for Bushman Rock. People are more involved in enquiries but never in actively saving for the trip.

OK, wow it is nice you want to travel the world and dream about the Eiffel Tower…but aspiration talks bore me. I end up hearing complaints and complaints about why it is hard, and the reality is that is where most people end. No feedback, nothing!


This is not a fictional story, this is my experience for an overnight trip at the Bushman Rock holiday resort. Continue reading “Bushman Rock: When the group trip fails, travelling solo as the only option”

Loving my Fair Trade Fashionable Skirts from Zimbabwe

The delays in posting, blame the need to start a business in Zimbabwe that is ethical and fair trade. So I want to talk about a brand I know of, Labour of Love.

Labour of Love Africa is a social enterprise that empowers women in Zimbabwe through creating fashionable clothing, using African Print. Continue reading “Loving my Fair Trade Fashionable Skirts from Zimbabwe”

#HairReview OGX shampoo and conditioner

Its not everyday you find a sulphate free shampoo that is moisturising and needs a small quantity to lather. Continue reading “#HairReview OGX shampoo and conditioner”

Make-up fiasco storage

My name is Robin and my makeup storage is ALWAYS a mess. MakeSpace.com asked me to join a collection of bloggers with beauty storage tips, and I absolutely suck at it!

Exhibit 1: WTF Mess is this! Continue reading “Make-up fiasco storage”

Natural haircare – moisture boosting that afro

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”