Book Review: No Place To Call Home

Have you been considering adding JJ'Bola's No place to call home to your TBR List? Have you been waiting for a review on it? Yes, No, Maybe! Let's get into this review of no place to call home. “No matter how dark it gets through the night, the sun will rise’’-JJ Bola. I couldn’t agree more with ...

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Mid-year Review

  Happy new month Loves! A Mid-year review is in order. I will explain why in just a bit. If you are new here, this series was formerly known as Keepsakes and memories.  I switched things up a bit by using keywords. For example, a post on the account of  June is a mid-year review. This post ...

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Becoming a Hair Model- Sandra Nakawunde

Have you ever thought about becoming a hair model? For the guys bet you didn't know that you can an extra buck (or a shilling in this case).By simply becoming a hair model or even modeling hair. I am particularly excited that Sandra Nakawunde is joining us here today for our hair party. Basically, she's sharing some hairspiration ...

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Podcasts + #DadLife

Happy Fathers’ Day! Are you an avid lover of podcasts? That’s what we’ll be reviewing in just a bit. You are special on the blog today if you are a dad or have an amazing father figure. I acknowledge that having a child doesn't necessarily make you a father! Big shout out to the males who are ...

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Saru Organics Product Review

Here’s a brutally honest review on products from Saru Organics! Saru Organics Turned one, so I turnt up(pun intended). This review is a bit overdue considering we interviewed the graceful CEO Mkamboi Mwakale a while back. If you missed it, you can read about it here. my Saru Organics stash Disclaimer; The views expressed here are what works for my ...

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Introspection

Happy new month Loves! Introspection has been my theme for the last couple of months. I will explain why in just a bit. Y’all remember the Keepsakes and memories series; I am getting back to it. But I will be using the keywords for a month; for example, for May, the post is about introspection. This ...

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On Culture Appropriation for Natural Hair

An avid reader of the blog asked me to share my take on cultural appropriation for natural hair. Hence the inspiration for today's post,"What does natural hair have to do with cultural appropriation?" Appropriation occurs when a style leads to racist generalizations or stereotypes where it originated but is deemed as high-fashion, cool or funny when the ...

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How to choose a blog name(you won’t regret)

 "Is Violet in the name? Or is the name in Violet?" "Is Rose in the name? or is the name in Rose?" Today we’ll be delving into how to choose a blog name (you won’t regret). I know a couple of blogs whose names are mind-boggling which is both a good and bad thing. Here’s what we’ll be sharing. One.Brainstorm ...

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#Momlife + Giveaway!

Son; Mum who is the head of the home? Mother; I am. Son; The Teacher marked my answer wrong. Quick Question; Who is wrong? Let that marinate for a bit! Today’s post is proudly sponsored by the letter M! M for Mama Bear# If you’re a Mama if you’re reading this I must let you know you are tea-rrific. (I ...

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Taking Stock One

Good people! You know what’s as liberating as releasing a fart after holding it near your crush, it’s taking stock! (I see you judging) In the spirit of accountability, we’ll be doing a segment- taking stock! It’s inspired by Sharon Mundia and Kendi Maudhui. The Keepsakes and Memories Segment is still on! Look out for May ...

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