6 ways: To create your own happiness!

Recently I’ve been feeling inspired to write and talk about happiness. A lot of times we can find ourselves bound by someone else’s energy; both positive and negative and I wanted to come up with a realistic ‘check-list’ to stay in line with my own happiness and I wanted to share this with you. Social…

Mixed Race: The best of both worlds?

I was raised solely by my mother’s family and with that, meant I identified as a young girl and now as a young woman, strongly with my East-African roots. As a young girl, I struggled tremendously with my ethnic identity. I wanted to stand out and be noticeably mixed, but where I have always been…

How weave saved my curls.

I just want to start by stating that I’m very confident with my hair…a lot of people will start with ‘disclaimers’ about how they aren’t trying to brag… I’M TRYING MY HARDEST RIGHT NOW TO BRAG!!       If you know me from the beginning of my hair journey, you’ll know the struggle has…

Finding yourself after Uni.

Stepping out of University and finding your place in the world can be a scary thing. Especially because life has no blue-print and you may find, as I did and still am finding, that when you want to go in one direction you might be swayed onto a completely different path. When it finally hits…