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 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.
*That was meant to be the body of my blog post, but since my dear offspring woke us up in the middle of the night (read: 7am), I have changed the body of my post, while keeping the title. I like the title, it reminds me of a simpler time, a non-adulting time… Happy Independence … More Favourite Thing #13: Sleeping In*
Most non-hormonal contraceptives have no side effects. So you can track your fertility, use a condom, and have your dude pull out nicely with no effect on your body. Unless you have a latex allergy, all will be well for you. The other forms of contraceptives, because they are altering the menstrual cycle in one … More Part 2: Those Pesky Side Effects
For this post, I’m going to list all the available contraceptive methods in Zimbabwe, go into a little detail with each so you can get an idea of what’s out there in the market. I’ll go in-depth with side effects and who should/should not use each method in our next post. This post does not … More Part 1: Available Contraception in Zimbabwe
Lienne Shonhiwa is one of my heroes. I follow her on Twitter & Instagram, I read her blog, and I’ve followed her hair and business journey from (almost) the beginning. She is driven, dedicated, humble, and… I just love her!! So when she suggested I try out her products, I said yes eagerly! I even … More ManeTain Organics: A Review
Yesterday was World Cancer Day, and a few months back I wrote on where you could get free & low-cost Breast Cancer screening. You can read the post here. The Cancer Centre still has affordable screening services, and they are doing an amazing job in raising awareness, early detection and intervention. Wilkins Hospital is offering … More February 4: World Cancer Day
A few months ago, I wrote on day spas you could go to for a bit of pampering. You can find my posts here and here. I decided to take my own advice (sort of, my mom thought of it), and go to a day spa. Only I wasn’t in Zimbabwe, I was in South … More Get Yourself to a Spa this 2018!!
Here’s our Movember “Fun Fact”, to raise awareness on men’s health: Warning signs of Testicular Cancer: -A hard, pea sized lump on the testicle -Feeling of heaviness in the testicle -Enlargement of testicle -A dull ache in the testicle -Sudden accumulation of fluid in the testicle -Lower back pain -Source: Cancer society of Zimbabwe Where … More The TWA Stage