I have a load of catching up to do! I was not kidding when I said my son was holding me hostage. Each time I was on my phone/laptop, he’d take it away from me and tell me to read the Bible. Yikes… maybe I am on my gadgets too much… *insert embarrassed face here* … More #BOTY2018: The Marvelous Mrs Maisel
December is here, can you imagine? I’m thinking to myself, “How time has flown!” But it was almost a month ago when I was wishing for the year to end. Bizarre how things change, right? On to the challenge!! What was the best movie for me this year? Frankly? I have no idea. Black Panther … More Best of the Year 2018: Movie
Welcome to Part 2 of Le Zimbo Bride Series! I’m going to digress a bit. I’m using this title as an homage to my first (and abandoned) blog. It was fun. I started it with Nyasha Adler, and it rekindled my love for writing, though the love really wasn’t for wedding blogs for forever and … More Discuss All These Before Marriage! (Le Zimbo Bride Series, Part 2)
Hello November! Last year November, I did a little series on natural hair, commemorating Movember, which raises awareness on men’s cancers (prostate and testicular), as well as male suicide. You can catch up on the posts starting here, and I hope it helps you with a better understanding of what Movember is all about. This … More Discuss all These Before Marriage! (Le Zimbo Bride Series, Part 1)
Follow my blog with Bloglovin First of all, I hate Shark Week! Hate it! Hate it! Aunt Flo is probably the worst villain of the last five thousand years (right up there with Thanos) and on top of that, she has the worst fashion sense. Baggy pants? Over-sized t-shirts? Lipstick the shade of a badly … More Shark Week Survival Tips Featuring: HeyAnci
When I was in high school, it was a given for me that my skin would start itching like crazy when winter hit. It was a disaster, to the point that I’d have scratch marks by September. When I finally told my mom about it, she replied, matter-of-factly, “Your skin’ll be dry.”Since then I’ve realised … More No Ash and Straw This Winter!
Winter is here, and my Quarter Wife is probably mad at me right now because I haven’t started on her booties and beanie. I have been promising to knit them for her since March, and I’m still twiddling my fingers (erm… blame it on the blog? Yes? No? No). I have no one to blame … More Where to Get: Knitting Stuff
Mother’s Day has come and gone. We have celebrated our mothers, remembered those no longer with us, and shown love to those who have played a motherly role in our lives. I also want to take a little bit of time to celebrate a group of people who have played a huge role in my … More My Mommy Blogger Tribe (in my head)
Mother’s Day is in 4 days, and while I was scrambling, trying to figure out what to get my mother for this year, I came across this gem on Twitter: What to get mom on Mother’s Day? Dishwashing liquid and bleach, suggests Africa’s largest supermarket @CheckersSA pic.twitter.com/fjM6FuR9NT — AP du Plessis (@ap1pel) May 7, 2018 … More Mother’s Day Ideas… in Zimbabwe.
I hope you noticed the amazing news! The Quarter Wife has changed addresses!! Eeeeek! I am now thequarterwife.com! *Insert celebratory music here* The blog even got a makeover to herald the change. I made it a bit sleeker, less cluttered and easier to access the posts. Enjoy the new blog, and don’t worry, if you … More Intermission: One, Two Testing…