Beauty: Polynesian Paradise


Happy Thursday!! Hope you are all having a brilliant week so far… If not, here’s a mini mid-week treat for you. Every black girl I know is always searching for the answers to all their beauty problems, a perfect foundation. As part of my foundation series, I am on a quest to find the ideal product that provides good coverage without clogging up your pores, … Continue reading Beauty: Polynesian Paradise

Blush: Black is Beautiful in Every Shade


Hi Everyone, A couple of days ago I came across a speech by Lupita N’yongo on Facebook.It was so true, touching  and struck a chord with me, that I was compelled to talk about this on my blog. Lupita touched on the subject of growing up as a dark-skinned African woman and the struggle to find self acceptance and the acceptance of people within her community, … Continue reading Blush: Black is Beautiful in Every Shade

Lifestyle: Serene Sundays…


The pressures of being a woman in the modern world are enormous. You are expected to be anything and everything to everyone. With a career, family and friendships to juggle… it’s always difficult to try and find time in between everything to be yourself. So every now and then, it is always good to relax and pamper yourself.  Reconnect with who you are and work … Continue reading Lifestyle: Serene Sundays…

Naked: Skincare Regimen & Dry Skin Hacks


For the past couple of months, I decided to go makeup free and that’s one of the best decisions I have had in a long time. That wasn’t a decision I took very lightly, but as a result, I have been working tirelessly to try to get my skin looking at its best without colour correcting, concealing, contouring and highlighting! Makeup is now a special … Continue reading Naked: Skincare Regimen & Dry Skin Hacks

BGB: Dear Home Office…Still Pending


Hello Everyone, Hope you are doing really well. I had the pleasure of attending a show not too long ago as part of Refugee Week. I didn’t know what to expect, but I was completely moved by Dear Home Office… Still Pending. Created by Kate Duffy, Dawn Harrison and Rosanna Jahangard, the play presented by Phosphoros Theatre tells the tales of several young adults who move … Continue reading BGB: Dear Home Office…Still Pending

BGB: The True Cost of an Expensive S***


Hello Everyone, Hope you are all doing well. I wanted to share some of the interesting & exciting things I do every now and then. Last month, I made the impromptu decision to check out what shows were on offer at Soho Theatre and stumbled upon this gem; Expensive Sh**. Now you’ll have to forgive the profanity on this post, but that is literally the title of … Continue reading BGB: The True Cost of an Expensive S***

Daring Dreamgirl : Spring 2017 Inverted Makeup Inspirations


Hello Everyone, Sometime back I had a lazy day and was browsing the internet to look for things, surfing aimlessly as you do for things to do. I came across some photos from the Dreamgirls movie that took me back to that era of freedom and just that amazing feeling of being daring and adventurous. The era required you to be bold, assertive and ambitious … Continue reading Daring Dreamgirl : Spring 2017 Inverted Makeup Inspirations