I just came across a meme that defined an average Zimbabwean’s life in three stages and I couldn’t agree more! Its a whirlwind and now I am beginning to understand what the “Kura uone” statement really meant. Long story short, all that I thought I knew is a lie, well most of it and the … More Zim Girl Opinions: Lessons every young adult has learnt
I just realised how late I began my countdown this year! I am not half as hyped up as I was last year but instead of doing my usual 7 day ritual I am going to extend my days till way after the big day. To make up for lost time of course. Today I … More Zim Girl Opinion: 10 vows a week before my birthday/ new year?
My first relationship was kick started by those magical three words “I love you” way before I could understand what they meant, hell I was 16!
For the longest time I treated this statement as a question and I am probably among tonnes of people who have recklessly thrown it around without putting much thought into it.
When do you feel is the right time? … More Zim Girl Opinion: When is the right time to say “I love you” back?
The moment I discovered high puffs earlier on in my natural hair journey, my life was never the same again! Sounds trivial but when you are new to natural hair, it always feels like your options are limited and sometimes you are just too lazy to go through with twist outs, bantu knot outs etc … More Zim girl tips: High puff on short/medium length 4c hair
I’ve heard many people saying they are against make up but I am of the view that it is not make up that they hate its just bad makeup. When I started using make up, I was terrible and I remember being forced into buying a foundation that was said to be my shade … More Zim Girl Tips: How to make foundation look like second skin
A Jamaican female artist, Grace Hamilton well known as Spice, recently appeared on my Instagram feed leaving me feeling all type of ways. I just had to dig deep and find out what the real story was before jumping onto her hate wagon. I do not watch Love and Hip or a bunch of those … More Zim Girl Opinion: skin bleaching for a music video?
I have had my hair in twists and braids since July but I started missing my fro just a little too much and I needed something to moisturize it in one go.
Originally I had planned to get me some Shea butter because of how much my hair loves it that is when I had Manetain Organics’ Shea Coco Indulgent Hair butter recommended to me so I thought, “why not!”.
then this happened… … More Zim Product Review: Manetain Organics on my natural 4C hair, Buy or Bye?
The first time I ever got tested for HIV I was only 15, I remember being spooked out and all even though I had only gone as far as holding hands with a boy.
I hesitated to go on with the test as I thought there would be blood involved and I am not a fan of needles, I had missed the OraQuick bit which indicates oral process involved.
The test kits are said to be available at most local clinics for $free.99, if you ask me,it don’t get any better than that.
I put a 20 minutes stopper but lo and behold I kept checking after every 5 minutes!
… More Zim girl reviews: HIV self test kit, the experience, longest 20 minutes!
Let me start off by quoting the great Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo AKA D’banj, “Don’t get it twisted love is a beautiful thing!”
Be that as it may, it really is okay to be single without mingling just as it is okay to get in a relationship when you finally find “the one”
The journey as a single lady is not the same for everyone but here are the things I have learnt during mine… … More Zim girl opinions: Five things being single taught me
If you were born with it and stayed with it then this post is not for you! This one is for my sisters who know the struggle of breakouts, rashes and bad skin like me.
I am happy to announce that I might have gotten another breakthrough after about a month of sticking to my skincare routine and because Tarry is nice (Me) she will share the 4 step routine with you… … More Zim Girl Tips: Lovely skin? Must be that African butter!