Real Life Stories

The Right To Just Be Me

By Khanyisile Msebenzi In my first year of studies I had to write an assignment that included reflecting on how I express my African-ness.  I was baffled, because my being African should not require me presenting myself in any way other than my authentic self.  So there shouldn’t have to be a uniform or identifiable […]

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Entertainment & Reviews, Pop Culture, Reviews

The Girl From St Agnes: Girl Boss Review

Genre: Murder Mystery Cast: Nina Milner, Tyrone Keogh, Jane DeWet, Shamilla Miller, Robert Hobbs Seasons: 1 Season, 8 Episodes Length: Approx 52 minutes per episode Language: English Director: Catherine Cooke, Cindy Lee Girl Boss rating: 8.5/10 First Thoughts A Phenomenal South African Production. In all honesty I was never prepared for this local production, I […]

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Bossing Up, Money Matters, Studies & School

A Modern Take On Stokvels

Stokvel’s in South Africa are estimated to be valued at R25bn. Clearly this is a vehicle of generating money which needs to be explored. When one hears the word “Stokvel” young people do not come to mind. Traditionally stokvels have been associated with older people. I’m here to give you a fresh take on understanding […]

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Hair, Hair, Podcast & Vlog

Product Review, Natural Hair

Hair blogger and beauty enthusiast, Paula Keta, creates beautiful curls in her 4c hair using the Girl Boss Mango & Marula range for natural hair, available at Game stores. Check out the step-by-step process in this video to see how these products worked for her. This video is also availabe on Paula’s YouTube channel. 

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Bossing Up, Studies & School

Dear First Year Me

It’s time to take a very big step to making your dreams come true. You have come this far in being accepted at this institution, which means you have paved a very beautiful journey for growth.  Do not ever be afraid to do what you put your mind to. Do not let anyone or anything […]

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Fitness, Health & Beauty

Not Keen on Gym? Try Hiking In Nature

By Nqobile ‘Billz’ Mkhatshwa Let’s face it, the gym environment isn’t made for all of us. We are not the same and we flourish in different spaces so it’s understandable if you find that you loathe the idea of sweating alongside a hundred other strangers and being confined in a space in which you breathe […]

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