Whilst white owed brands are more likely to get away with whatever they want in terms of marketing, prices and design, it’s been made clear that there is a different standard and set of expectations reserved for black owned brands and businesses…
Every person, every community, every country and every organisation has a Carbon Footprint; whilst it’s large counties and organisations who are responsible for a large majority of issues surrounding pollution and global warming, it’s important that we all play our part to impact the world positively- no matter how small our actions are.
I’ve touched on the subject of body image, and how body positivity can turn sour before; since then, I’ve discovered a whole new aspect to social media, in which women support other women being put down on particular accounts in the name of body positivity. The accounts sole purpose are to ‘reveal the truth’ on celebrities and women, by posting their best pictures and their un-deited ‘worst’ pictures side by side, in order for other women in the comment section to ridicule them and subsequently feel better about themselves.
“The world isn’t lacking strong women of colour who are successful and inspirational, they just aren’t being given the same spotlight that their caucasian female or male counterparts are”. In honour of Women’s History Month, today i’ll be sharing with you five women of colour who have inspired me to do, and be better.
Last week, I got to attend a great women’s leadership conference in which I got to meet many students who were passionate about feminist issues, and external speakers like Helen Pankhurst- granddaughter & great-granddaughter of Sylvia and Emmeline Pankhurst, noteworthy members of the British Suffragette movement. Whilst I definitely enjoyed the event and left feeling inspired and motivated to promote
The truth is, the relationships we have with ourselves are far more important than the ones we have with anyone else- yet it is the one we often fail to see the importance in more than any other. Self care and self love allows us to find time to heal and find happiness within ourselves, amid the chaos that life tends to throw at us…
The Hotel Ritz has been a symbol of luxury and high society, ever since the hotel chain’s establishment in the late 1800s. However, after my (thankfully) short stay at the Grand Hotel Ritz, Roma- It’s safe to say that I was unsure of whether it was deserving of it’s prestigious reputation. My stay at the Grand Hotel Ritz spanned over
Many people seem to have the idea that Valentine’s Day is a holiday, reserved only for those who are loved up- my thoughts? Loving yourself on Valentine’s Day is of equal importance (or maybe a little bit more). As singletons, we’ve been conditioned to sit on our lonesome, watching chick-flicks and sobbing over the romantically staged images we see across
I haven’t yet discussed my trip to Cape Verde (or Cabo Verde, whichever you prefer) in detail, but only because half of my pictures from the trip are of me on the beach, in a spa or lounging beside a pool; it was hands down the most relaxing holiday I’ve ever been on. The small, Portuguese speaking collection of islands