International Women’s Day is celebrated with the aim of achieving full gender equality for women around the world. In my opinion, the fight for equality should not be a women's only affair, because this is not a women's only world, but men should also be at the core to ensure lasting solutions are found. But is it possible to achieve full equality?
Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, welcome to my first makeup tutorial. It was bound to happen, don't you think? Today I'm going to show you how I pulled off the makeup look below. Lol, I'm just messing. I know nothing about makeup compared to these beauty gurus out here. Hello beautiful people. I know,… Continue reading UREMBO SERIES: MAKEUP (Ep. 4)
Here are 6 lessons that I learnt from 2017 and that I have brought with me to 2018. •Your grade doesn’t determine your future, your purpose does..... •Everything falls into place when it should.... •All good things have the possibility to come to come to an end..... •It’s okay to admit when you make a mistake...
🎶Another one for the ladies. 🎶 Did you know that there are only two queens regnant left in the world? That is.. Queen Elizabeth II of England, who I’m sure you know about.. and Queen Margrethe II of Denmark. And did you know that the two queens are actually close friends and third cousins. A… Continue reading REAL QUEENS FIX EACH OTHER’S CROWNS.
Hello beautiful people. I hope that you've been great. I'm back at it again with another episode of the urembo series. Body size is and has always been a major factor in how the society deems beauty. Let's see what a few lovely ladies have to say about body size and this concept of beauty,… Continue reading UREMBO SERIES: BODY SIZE. (Ep.3)
Have you ever felt like giving up? Like straight up saying you’re done with everything and just letting it all go? I have. So many times. Even as I write this, I’m gradually crawling myself out of that phase. I could easily pretend that I have my whole life figured out, but I don’t, and… Continue reading GIVING UP|5 minute read.
Even though I'm pretty good at monopoly, I don't have a monopoly of knowledge. Therefore, in this series, I shall also be sharing other people's stories, just for us to get different points of view. Today I'm sharing a story by a beautiful slender girl, like myself. Since this is some heavy stuff, the author… Continue reading UREMBO SERIES: SKINNY STORY (Ep.2)
UREMBO- For those who don't understand this sacred language, urembo is actually a Kiswahili word that means ‘beauty’. So in this series, we shall be exploring what beauty means, the untrue or true standards of beauty that have been set by society, insecurities forged because of those standards, get to hear some stories, discover what religion says about… Continue reading UREMBO SERIES: BEAUTY IN ALL SHADES. (Ep.1)
Yes, Africans can be racist too. Disclaimer to all Team light skin fans and haters, just because our skin is a shade lighter, doesn't mean that we're a different race. We are black as well, African to the core, probably even more African than some of you. Like, enough memes about light skins this, light… Continue reading I AM RACIST.
Hello beautiful people. Today I'm just going to jump right into it, no fun facts or dry jokes, none of that. It's partly because we've not been having water rationing of late and my jokes have become wet, and partly because today's topic is a bit heavy on my heart and I don't want to… Continue reading MENTAL ILLNESS IN AFRICA ISN’T A MYTH.