A Response to ‘Women Against Feminism.’

A Response to ‘Women Against Feminism.’

Originally posted on iwantedwings:
Imagine this: The year is 2014. You are a white Western woman. You wake up in the morning in a comfortably sized house or flat. You have a full or part-time job that enables you to pay your rent or mortgage. You have been to school and maybe even college or…

Adventures in DIY Beauty

Two things you should know about me: Sleek, smooth hair has been one of the Holy Grails of my life. I’m resigned to thick wavy hair with more volume than I know what to do with but I’m damned if I’ll tolerate frizz. I’ve been a sucker for every anti frizz, smooth and straightening product … Continue reading

Ponche Crema!

This is a creamy, luxurious liqueur made with eggs, milk and rum. You could call it eggnog’s Latin cousin. It is a traditional Christmas drink in Trinidad and Tobago and Venezuela and you can’t go visiting or to a holiday party without being offered a glass or several. Ponche Crema is usually the first Christmas … Continue reading

Dear Thierry Mu…

Dear Thierry Mugler, Get behind me and stop tempting me, please. These are my Muglers, currently. Poorly posed and photographed but there you are. Angel, Innocent, Alien eau de parfum and Alien body creme. These form the foundation, the cornerstone, the frakking hearth and home of the fragrance line. These fragrances are like having Maldini, … Continue reading

Perhaps I’m Getting Old…

But I really hate going to the mall now.  I often think of that eager teenager who gleefully spent hours and a meagre allowance there each weekend. How on earth did I endure the mindlessness repetition? Back in the late 80s there was an arcade, barely more than a hole in the wall, which I … Continue reading

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