Life started changing very fast when I turned 18. I was experiencing so many changes in my life, at the same time that it became hard for me to keep tabs on everything. I just sat back and watched everything unfold. That wasn’t enough though. I needed somewhere to take my thoughts somewhere. I didn’t have anyone to talk to then so I bought myself a journal.Continue reading “Four Reasons Why You Need To Start Journaling + Tips To Get You Started”
Hey guys! This week is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. I decided to share this post I wrote last year where I highlighted some warning signs and what we can do to help those battling suicidal thoughts. I hope this helps someone.
“If you’re looking for a sign not to kill yourself tonight, this is it.”
TRIGGER WARNING : This post discusses suicide.
Hey everyone! For those who may not know, the month of September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month and so today’s post is dedicated to just that. I did some reading this last week in an effort to understand and learn more about suicide and suicide prevention. I’ll be sharing what I learnt with you so that we can all be aware.
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Fashion is an art. A form of self-expression, for most people. Fashion can also be something fun and to others, it is not anything serious. How does someone express themselves, through fashion, when they don’t recognize the person they see in the mirror?Continue reading “How Body Dysmorphia Affects Fashion Choices”
About a week ago, I shared something on my social media about how I’ve been on my “natural hair journey” for 4 years and I still can’t lay my edges. Yesterday, my friend and flatmate made a comment about how we should “free ourselves from the shackles of laid edges.” That’s the story of how this blog post was born.Continue reading “Death To Toxic Beauty Standards”
Hey everyone. May was mental health awareness month and I shared two posts about mental health. At the end of the second post, I mentioned I would be back to write about Toxic Handlers. I figured now is a good time to do this and so today, I will be advocating for Mental Health.Continue reading “Toxic Handlers: Looking After Your Well-being”