Hi all! I have a bizarre fear of buying meat at a butcher's. I'm afraid that I will get the wrong meat, or the cut of meat that I want won't be available, and I would've travelled for nothing. For that reason, I only buy meat on demand, which is equally straining. I had heard… Continue reading So… I got the Butcher Box from AMP Meats…
Finally! Part 2 is out!! For those who do not live in Harare, but also want to pamper themselves here and there, here are a few suggestions for you: BULAWAYO The Haven Relaxation and Beauty Spa 281 L. Takawira Ave Khumalo Bulawayo Tel: (09) 239673 0776 980 615 They also have branches in Victoria Falls… Continue reading Where to Get: Pampered in Zim (Part 2: Rest of Zim)
I'm writing this after hearing that the lead singer of Linkin Park, Chester Bennington, passed away yesterday, in an apparent suicide. Hearing about this brought feelings that I thought I had dealt with to the surface. This man and his band got me through rough days, opened me up to a friendship with a fellow… Continue reading Where to Get: Free Counselling
I was browsing through Twitter a few days ago, and TeteHumba's tweet made me realise that I have not begun to live my best life just yet!! Hi #Twimbos I'm looking for a reasonably priced Beauty Spa in Harare? Any suggestions? RT for awareness@263Chat — TeteHumba 🇿🇼 (@TeteHumba) July 8, 2017 I went through a mini-crisis:… Continue reading Where to get: Pampered in Zim (Part 1: Harare)
The quality of a good Quarter wife is to hear what your person is saying, and act on her behalf. I think I did that for one of the people I follow on Twitter, who asked the following question: Any of you know a really great tailor in Harare? Especially African outfits, modern designs. #twoogle… Continue reading Where to get: African Print Outfits
*I had meant to write this post yesterday, but I was so stuffed after making dinner, I could barely walk.* My Quarter Wife is not a fan of sadza, it's just not her thing, so I promised her I'd get her a nice winter recipe that does not have sadza and nhingi. I have found… Continue reading Beef Stew With Herb Dumplings
When I was in high school, it was a given for me that my skin would start itching like crazy when winter hit. It was a disaster, to the point that I’d have scratch marks by September. When I finally told my mom about it, she replied, matter-of-factly, “Your skin’ll be dry.”Since then I’ve realised… Continue reading Part 3: No Ash and Straw This Winter!
Being a Gweru girl, I have learnt the art of layering up clothes when the cold hits… and to be frank, the outcome has rarely been cute. I cannot go outside my home with a 2-in-1 blanket wrapped around my waist, striped fuzzy socks, a sweater and a beanie! So how do you look cute… Continue reading Part 2: Looking Cute in Layers