Beauty

26. GETTING RID OF PREGNANCY STRETCH MARKS

March 31, 2015
Mama Cara

Hey ladies! Today’s post is especially for you. It all started with M, actually. He had a gourd of pure shea butter from the North which had been sitting sadly in his closet, ignored and basically untouched. In his usual fashion, he had been haranguing, ummm, gently nudging me towards using it, so I decided […]

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INSPIRATION | PERSONAL STYLE

25. COLLECTING MOMENTS

March 30, 2015
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Once again it’s the dead of the night, and I find myself awake and craving to share something with you… β€œ while you are alive collect moments not things, earn respect not money and enjoy love not luxuries” ― Aarti Khurana The feel of your smooth soft skin pressed against my bare shoulders which are […]

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INSPIRATION | PERSONAL DIARY

CHASING DREAMS

March 25, 2015
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A few years ago, I arrived in Accra. A small-town girl, (single sex) boarding school educated, fresh-faced and maybe just a little bit naive. I had been accepted into university to study Biological Science. I was so excited, not just because of uni, but because I felt like yes, this was my moment to pursue […]

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INSPIRATION

23. FOLLOW YOUR TRUTH – INSPO MONDAY

March 23, 2015
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“Go where your heart takes you” Good morning good people! It’s been a while since I shared with you an inspo Monday post, hasn’t it! Today I just want to share with you something short and sweet to set the tone for your week ahead. It’s this : follow your intuition, and go where your […]

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PERSONAL STYLE

22. GOLDEN LEAVES AFALLING

March 18, 2015
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Happy Wednesday! I was initially going to post these on Monday but thinking about my relationship with African print inevitably leads to thinking about my grandmother, which always leads to grieving and I ended up in a depressed slump on Sunday evening. πŸ™ My grandmother LOVED African print and to the end of her life, […]

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