Guest Post: Busted! Caught Red-Handed by Sithabile Sibanda

Photo Cred: MTG Focus   “She is more precious than rubies: and all the things thou canst desire are not to be compared unto her.” – Proverbs 3:15 Do you know your value? Are you aware of what you are worth? How often have you found yourself in the same place over and over again? … Continue reading Guest Post: Busted! Caught Red-Handed by Sithabile Sibanda

Guest Post: Becoming Proverbs 31 by Ehui Osei-Mensah

It is no secret to many that the Bible is an amazing source of strength, wisdom, and encouragement. As a Christian working mother and wife I constantly need God’s written word to power through my busy life. However, the Bible is also a sharp critic. Sometimes I find it akin to a mirror with bright … Continue reading Guest Post: Becoming Proverbs 31 by Ehui Osei-Mensah

5 Warning Signs of a Christian Guy Who is Going to Waste Your Time

Photo Cred: Madame Noire Online I’ve been witnessing and reflecting on a rather disturbing way of relating between guys and girls in our society today – and most especially in the church. Particularly how girls allow themselves to become entangled with a guy who is leading them nowhere slowly. I’d like to call this kind … Continue reading 5 Warning Signs of a Christian Guy Who is Going to Waste Your Time

How I Transitioned To Natural Hair

Me and my natural locks 🙂   I recently did a post on why I decided to go natural a few years ago. It’s been about 3 or 4 years since I embarked on the natural hair journey and less than 3 years since the big chop. A number of you expressed your desire to … Continue reading How I Transitioned To Natural Hair

6 Truths That Helped Me to Discover My Purpose

  Our generation is one that is quickly getting over working for the sake of working. Working to pay bills or to rise in the ranks of a company or to achieve some form of accolade. I believe that this generation is one that craves meaning behind almost everything it does. Whether it be the … Continue reading 6 Truths That Helped Me to Discover My Purpose

Thought-Provoking Tuesdays: Your Story

I received this short devotional from my mother-friend, Aunt Gail. It really made me question whether I honestly understand my story as God has purposed it. Do I short-change His vision for me? Do I doubt who He says I am? Do I truly understand how He desires to heal and grow and love me? … Continue reading Thought-Provoking Tuesdays: Your Story

Guest Post: The Ladder of Success for the Black African Woman Seems to be Dismissed by Submission by Bulelwa Mpinda

Photo Cred: Cierra Cotton There are dreams that have been parked all in the name of submission. We have heard it several times that as a woman, more so a black African woman (bAw), you are restricted to think or dream in a certain manner because we have to make space for our men to … Continue reading Guest Post: The Ladder of Success for the Black African Woman Seems to be Dismissed by Submission by Bulelwa Mpinda

Why I Decided To Go Natural

Photo Cred: Pinterest   I’m someone who delights in beautifully kept and styled hair on women. There is something captivating about a woman who takes good care of her hair and nurtures it. When a hairstyle has grown old it tends to easily appear tacky and can affect the entire image of the woman regardless … Continue reading Why I Decided To Go Natural

Guest Post: Kim’s Naked Selfie by Sikhonzile Ndlovu

Photo Cred: Jeyjoo Online   This International Women’s Day (IWD) I am still reeling in shock following Kim Kardashian’s nude selfie. Not that I am totally surprised because it's become a regular thing with her. But happening around the occasion of IWD, I  can't help but wonder what ideals Kim is putting forward. For centuries, … Continue reading Guest Post: Kim’s Naked Selfie by Sikhonzile Ndlovu

The bAw Turns 30

Photo Cred: Behance Online   For a few months before my birthday this year, I had this dreaded feeling that I was getting older and what did I really have to show for the 29 years I’d walked this earth? I mean, living in this social-media-crazed-world, I’ve found myself comparing my life with others – … Continue reading The bAw Turns 30