Culture: An in-depth reflection of Culture in 2020

As 2020 draws to a close, and for my last article of the year, I wanted to reflect on what a significant year it has been for black, brown & ethnic people and what I anticipate happening in 2021.  For months now, I have heard and seen the reach of huge corporations right through toContinue reading “Culture: An in-depth reflection of Culture in 2020”

Dating & Relationships: Plus Size and Mid Size Edition

Like many other females I have struggled with my weight my entire life. Although considered mid-size and what society deems an acceptable palatable level of fat, up until recently I struggle with the concept that someone could love me in my current state.  I struggled with existing as a black plus size woman, I veryContinue reading “Dating & Relationships: Plus Size and Mid Size Edition”

Top 5 Christmas movies to watch this December

Time to make this Christmas season extra enjoyable aside from great food and family with some of the most amazing Christmas movies that have been released, some are classics and some are newly released. The WIZ This Wiz’, released in 1978, Starring the iconic Diana Ross. This film is a re-mix of the original ‘WizardContinue reading “Top 5 Christmas movies to watch this December”

Breaking Down Beauty Barriers

Diversity in beauty has become an increasingly hot topic for conversation, but one that has not been explored enough. For decades, the media has flaunted the false perception that beauty comes in every shade of pale. Leaving a large proportion of the population- women of colour, feeling alienated by the lack of representation.    Having previouslyContinue reading “Breaking Down Beauty Barriers”

CHRISTMAS DATING TRENDS WE WISH THE GRINCH WOULD STEAL

With December fast approaching and not much else to look forward to, I’ve been allowing myself to get into the Christmas spirit a little early this year. I’ve watched Jingle Jangle, I’ve re-downloaded Mariah Carey’s classic to my iPhone and I’ve bought all my decorations. There are so many things I love about the festiveContinue reading “CHRISTMAS DATING TRENDS WE WISH THE GRINCH WOULD STEAL”

CHRISTMAS DÉCOR IDEAS

Christmas is coming, it’s my favourite time of year. This is my second year living at my flat over the Christmas period and to make it feel more festive, I love to decorate.  Originally the Christmas tree I wanted was from Asda however it quite quickly went out of stock however I found one evenContinue reading “CHRISTMAS DÉCOR IDEAS”

LET’S TALK ABOUT IT!

For years, discussions about the female anatomy has been overlooked and under researched, yet when conversations occur, they normally stem from an erotic nature, such as orgasms and wetness (WAP), two crucial components that enhances sex and explores women’s sexual liberations. However, no one likes to chat about the unsexy…So, let’s address IT!   Let’s tackleContinue reading “LET’S TALK ABOUT IT!”

TAKING CONTROL OF YOUR TIME: The 5 P’s !

It always seems like there is never enough time in the day or even the week. It’s a constant juggle of feeding, emails, nappy changing, video calls, school appointments, housework and don’t get me started on trying to keep up with all the whatsapp group messages- that’s a full job in itself. It’s like aContinue reading “TAKING CONTROL OF YOUR TIME: The 5 P’s !”

CELEBRATING THE QUEEN WHO IS KAMALA HARRIS

BLACK WOMEN ARE LEVELLING UP – AGAIN. For a moment there, I thought it was too late, two weeks later, to write about the explosive USA presidential election results. I thought, I have missed a trick, a moment in time, and berated myself for not having my finger on the pulse, for this black cultureContinue reading “CELEBRATING THE QUEEN WHO IS KAMALA HARRIS”

BEWARE OF THE BREADCRUMBERS

Breadcrumbing – the act of sending out flirtatious, but non-committal text messages (i.e. “breadcrumbs”) in order to lure a sexual partner without expending much effort,” Breadcrumbers are sadistic individuals who revel in the act of leading someone on with no intention of following through with their romantic or sexual suggestions. I’m referring to the “whenContinue reading “BEWARE OF THE BREADCRUMBERS”