Feminism is not a ‘One size fits all’

Before falling into the temptation of providing a definition of feminism and its attendant compulsion to be bound by the definition, I would like to use this post to help our new generation of feisty lady feminists understand that feminism is not only limited to the literal fight against the male species.  The ideology is not aContinue reading “Feminism is not a ‘One size fits all’”

Brunch and all types of Crazy

    Outside sitting in open spaces observing people and trying to figure out what their lives look like, I love discovering new food, tricks, and hacks that are supposed to bring some magic into my food love life. How else was I supposed to know that Basmati rice is way less starchy than JasmineContinue reading “Brunch and all types of Crazy”

Got a piercing and a thousand explanations just in case…

A good number of girls I know adorn their bodies with all kinds of jewelry that may be very obvious or understated. Face piercings have come and gone and are here again. There’s nothing new under the sun though, and I’m sure our parents and whoever before them did it, I mean, it had to haveContinue reading “Got a piercing and a thousand explanations just in case…”

The Facial Mask Life

I asked a few skin care guru friends about why they use face masks and their answers are summed up as follows ; “Um, it makes me feel fresh and keeps my skin healthy” “It makes my skin feel good” (what exactly does feel good mean Vanessa?!) “It makes my skin look bright” “To controlContinue reading “The Facial Mask Life”

Squeeze that Serum

I was brought up on Eversheen. For those of us who grew up in Ghana, Eversheen or Queen Elizabeth Cocoa butter was the staple beauty product that we splattered down our  faces and our whole bodies. I didn’t particularly have a need for a special beauty regimen since my skin was more or less lowContinue reading “Squeeze that Serum”