Palm oil. How negative is it really?

The great palm oil debate has been going on long before Veganism was even a thought in mind. When you discuss being Vegan with a fellow Veg friend, more than likely, they will ask "So do you consume palm oil?" But what is palm oil exactly? Palm oil is a vegetable oil derived from the … Continue reading Palm oil. How negative is it really?

On the first day of Blogmas

On the first day of Blogmas Mikayla Cherise gave to me, a brief update post? We'll work on that.  Happy December! The last few months have been flying by. It feels as though I blinked and suddenly, we're in December!  Not only is it a new month, but It's also the start of Blogmas. What … Continue reading On the first day of Blogmas

Help! I’m addicted to social media

So this morning I woke up and the first thing I did was roll over and pick up my phone. I then proceeded to scroll through social media and refresh my inbox and before I knew it, over an hour had gone by. And then it hit me. I do this EVERY SINGLE DAY. I'm … Continue reading Help! I’m addicted to social media

Christmas shopping on a budget

It's that time of year yet again. The days are shorter and the (Christmas) trees are coming out, and I COULDN'T BE HAPPIER. Is it just me or has Christmas just snuck up on us this year? 2019 is practically right around the corner. That's crazy! With the arrival of the Christmas season comes countless … Continue reading Christmas shopping on a budget

Supporting local: All Book’d Up

ABOUT ALL BOOK'D UPThe desire to fuse a love for local crafters' markets and all things book related is what sparked an idea. An idea that would create an ideal job where "waking up wasn't a chore and work didn't feel like 'work' ". With the aspiration of creating a product that would be a reflection … Continue reading Supporting local: All Book’d Up

Living my best Instagram life

I recently (okay maybe a few months ago...I'm a little behind on things as you can see) asked my followers on Instagram to tell me what they wanted to read about here on my blog. A popular suggestion seemed to be weightloss. Now don't get me wrong, I agree with healthy living and being fit as … Continue reading Living my best Instagram life

Yoga & meditation: my experience

YOGA The word 'yoga' translates to 'union'. Sadhguru, a well-known yogi and New York Times Bestselling Author defines yoga as "that which brings you to reality". But what does yoga mean to you? I started doing yoga and meditation frequently, a little over a year ago and it's been a journey. When I first started … Continue reading Yoga & meditation: my experience

12 years to halt Climate Change

According to the latest report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPPC), published by the UN, we have merely 12 years to reduce our carbon emissions by an astounding 45%. So essentially, 12 years to limit global warming as best as we can to prevent the crossing of the global 1.5C mark agreed upon … Continue reading 12 years to halt Climate Change

Black is beautiful- TT Film Festival 2018

The Trinidad and Tobago Film Festival is an annual, week-long screening of films aimed at growing and bringing recognition to Caribbean cinema. It showcases films based on Caribbean culture and diaspora. Until this year, I had never attended the festival. So when they reached out to me to view a few films, I couldn't resist. … Continue reading Black is beautiful- TT Film Festival 2018

International Coastal Cleanup 2018

Hey lovelies! It's been a while since I've taken out my laptop and whipped up a blog post for you guys. But I'm back! Today's post is all about International Coastal Cleanup Day. Yes. I know I'm a bit late but better late than never right? International Coastal Cleanup initiative came about over 30 years … Continue reading International Coastal Cleanup 2018