Disclaimer: I really tried to ignore the urge to share this one, but for the life of me, I could not. Late last year Studio Moma opened a new branch in Ferndale on Republic. I was super excited when I noticed this because I'd once reviewed their, now closed, Parktown branch back when I worked … Continue reading My Studio Moma Nightmare
Julie Andrews sang, "Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens, bright copper kettles and warm woollen mittens, brown paper packages tied up with strings, these are a few of my favourite things" but I didn't relate to the song as deeply as I do now in my late 20s. Sure it can be perceived as … Continue reading Love Language? Jewellery
It's been just over 3 months since I started using Oh So Heavenly's Set The Tone facial range. After having watched a controversial YouTube video about all the BS behind-the-scenes at The Body Shop, I decided my money was better spent elsewhere. Plus, how can a girl say no to affordable skincare? She can't, she … Continue reading Set The Tone With OSH!
In the journey of self-discovery, you always find the most fascinating and shocking things about your inner workings. Since high school back in Zim, I have maintained I was no longer into gift giving because I no longer wanted to subscribe to consumer culture on one hand, and I silently took offence when my sentimental … Continue reading Treasured Minimal Gifts
A few weeks ago, I was struggling with yet another flare up of adult acne. Well I wasn't actually struggling because I didn't care much that my face was going through another pizza-face phase — just another week in the life of being Cleopatra right? However, I found myself in a rather peculiar mood while escorting … Continue reading Tea Tree Range From The Body Shop
Last week I took my braids out and I was utterly stunned to see how much my hair has grown. I mean sure when my hair was blown out I could see the length but it was for such a short space of time that I was only properly shook last week. Anyway, seeing the … Continue reading TRESemmé Botanic Cleansing Conditioner
A couple weeks ago I received the Justine Daily Perfecting Range from Rubybox. One of the things that prompted me to transition to a plant-based diet was the annoying adult acne I had been struggling with almost 4 months ago. Although the acne has since cleared, the dark spots, pigmentation and dull skin was still … Continue reading Justine Daily Perfecting Range