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…

A Reflective Moment

One day you wake up and it clicks as to what’s important, what matters in life and any unwanted opinion that came your way was just one sided. I lost a friend who was given six weeks to live to cancer a few years back, once you see what that time limit does. It changes…

Binge Worthy: TV Shows

December is a time of sparkle, the Christmas party season, sharing, caring, gift giving, eating and of course the all-important binge watching from movies to tv shows. Here are my top 5 shows right now. House of Cards RIP House of Cards, I have been watching this since it was recommended to me by a…

Sushi Goals

Summer in the southern hemisphere is the gift that just keeps on giving but I have been feeling a bit under the weather and had major cabin fever. There was a need to go out and have something to eat other than fruit and juice, besides I was not in the mood for any hot…

Animal Spotting: Kwisoko Game Ranch

I always like mini road trips to somewhere unknown with the thrill of discovery and adventure making it a welcome excuse to put on some make up and leave the house. Kwisoko Game Ranch is right off Leopards Hill Road on Chifwema Road East, Lusaka.It’s a very tranquil place if you are looking for an…

A Crisp Mid Summer’s Day at Bonanza

Summertime always has a lot of social gatherings and events to go to. The Wine Shop had an event a few weeks ago at Bonanza, an introduction of all the new wines and gin that they will be stocking. Most of the exhibitors were from Cape Town. We had a lot of interesting chats about…

Art: 37 D Gallery

I love going to art galleries, having been an art student myself and dabbled in mostly abstract and some life drawing to challenge myself, it is something I really enjoy doing and experiencing I happen to find it calming in a sense and do appreciate another artist’s point of view. The gallery is located in…

What’s Cooking: Thai Chicken Meatballs

Our lives revolve around food it brings people together whether its something big or small, fills you up and puts a smile on your face. My relationship with food has mostly been about been what I can and cannot eat. Now this recipe I love, can’t remember where I got from. I have however added…

Conservation: Cheers to the Elephants

I was invited to a charity event in August to raise funds for wildlife education and conservation through the Game Rangers International inconjunction with the David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation where one of the most memorable moments was having the pleasure of listening to the English soprano Laura Wright belt some tunes.So, I finally made time…

Zambia: The Problem with Misconceptions

With so many myths about Africa in existence, it is often hard to get a realistic view of a continent that is as complex as it is beautiful in its own right. There are many that have a tendency of reducing the planet’s second-largest continent of 54 countries to a single country. Misconceptions, perceptions and generalisations…