When NOT to Fight for Him

Love should not be a battlefield. Oh, you’ll fight… don’t let anybody tell you different. Love, though, is a warm blanket in a cold world. On International Women’s day, and on the heels of the recent scandal where a local pageant queen found herself embroiled in a fight with another woman over a MAN, I’ve…

The Pro Guide to DIY Carnival Slayage!

Ahhh… Carnival… You fill our hearts with joy, fill our bodies with rhythm… and completely empty our bank accounts! Oh, wait… did you think you’d just be paying for your costume or for fete tickets? Think again! What about trendy boots? Nails? That perfect sweat-proof hairdo? What about the treatment you’re going to have to…

Mystery Blogger Award

I was surprised and honoured to be nominated by Matters of Living who has shown so much support for my humble little blog. Her own blog is such an inspiration, and I can barely believe that she noticed mine. Thank you so much for giving me my first ever award nomination! WHAT IS MYSTERY BLOGGER AWARD?…

Spoil Yourself with FREE Self-Care this Valentine’s Day!

Last year I wrote a Valentine’s wish for single folks. This year I’m making sure to include everyone; single or otherwise. You see, on the day of love and lovers, one person we should always remember to treat with appreciation is… ourselves! This year my husband and I are planning a three-day love-fest around Valentine’s…

6 Questions you should ask yourself before you decide to become self-employed!

Everyone has dreamed this dream at least once. Usually, it’s a ‘Monday-morning-where-did-the-weekend-go-why-do-I-have-to-go-to-work-what-am-I-doing-with-my-life’ kind of dream. You think to yourself, “My friend XYZ is self-employed and she makes her own hours; she doesn’t even work on Mondays!” You remember that skill or hobby that you just haven’t had the time to do lately… You wonder if…

Kings are Made – Not Born…

Despite all the progress we’ve made, it’s still hard to be a woman.  Recent events in the political sphere have made me reflect a bit on men, and what it must be like to be one. Yes, I’m thinking about good old President Trumpie-pants, but I’m not going to talk about him. It may seem…

Keys and Coins

Love Your Neighbour…

Today I finally saw the interview with the lady who got the house in Trinidad. You know the one – the entire country has been in an uproar about how ungrateful she is. She was given a place to live in rent-free for three years… how dare she complain? Still, I listened to her, read…