What’s in My Bag: Mini Edition

Every time I carry a small bag the number one question asked is how much can actually be carried in it. My answer is just essentials that I need. The problem is the bigger the bag the more stuff you tend to carry but with a smaller bag you have to prioritise what to carry…

My Summer Must-haves

As someone that constantly reads labels and still struggles with finding and using the right products it is not always easy to get the ones that work. When summer hits and the weather gets to 33° C (91° F), I have my go-tos as I minimise use of foundation or anything heavy that clogs my…

Skincare: No Sulphates Please!

While with most people it’s easy to use any product and is not something they have to put too much thought into, my case is different like many people who react to sulphates as highlighted in my blog post living an sls free life. So, I recently got my skin tested at the Face Shop…

Beauty: My Ultimate Lipstick Guide

Here’s my take on a lipstick that brings a makeup look all together and for me a brand that rivals many has to be Sleek Makeup, here’s why. Having wore the lipsticks for several years now I really appreciate the fact that it lasts the whole day except when you eat an apple but even…

Wedding Guest at Lilayi Lodge

When you get that wedding invitation, what do you wear? I’m sure not everyone has this problem other than the one major rule of no white obviously, unless it is specified there’s lots of freedom when it comes to putting your look together. One thing you can count on in Zambia is that the weather…

Motivation: Feel Good Inc

For anyone that is going through something you realised that sometimes life just happens and whatever the situation might be, it is just out of your control and you just have to put it in God’s hands. So, no matter how hopeless or helpless you may feel you just have to keep going, make some…

Beauty: A Quickie Makeup Look

Before I begin I would like to say I am by no means a makeup pro I just do what works for me after spending a bit of cash and finally finding the products that I like for me. I happen to be one of those people who once they find a product their face…

Beauty Essentials Jo’burg Edition

Haven’t been to Johannesburg in a very long time, so I thought I should nip over to visit family and get some much needed beauty essentials, check out what’s new in Zara and H&M, plus a change of scenery was welcome. Lusaka to Jo’burg is 2 hours by air and flights are an eye watering…