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

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

Guest post: my cruelty-free & Vegan haircare routine

To all those reading this post, hi! My name is Mahalakshmi, and I run my blog at melangeofwords.com. I am a vegan blogger who writes entertaining beauty and lifestyle content (umm, bragging much). Today, I want to write about my very minimal and simple vegan haircare routine, comprising of no more than 4 regular products. … Continue reading Guest post: my cruelty-free & Vegan haircare routine

How I get big, voluminous hair…without the frizz

Why hello there, I'm back with another post. Today's topic of conversation is volume. If you're a curly-girl like I am, then volume is more likely than not something that you desire. Don't get me wrong, I love a good 'neat', sleek look but there's just something about big, bouncy, voluminous curls that screams out to me. … Continue reading How I get big, voluminous hair…without the frizz

New hair new me?

Before we discuss my new 1960's/70's inspired hairstyle, my post schedule. It's been a mess, I know. Life has been crazy over the last few weeks and I'm about to give you the oldest excuse in the book...I haven't been able to find the time to blog. Exams are quickly approaching and let's just say, … Continue reading New hair new me?


So you've read the title of this post and you're probably wondering what Veganuary is. Essentially it's where persons take a 31-day pledge to go Vegan. No animal products or by-products for one month. Why the month of January? Because that's when people are most susceptible to change and are usually looking for a healthier diet. This … Continue reading Veganuary

My 2018 goals

Year after year, I (and probably almost every other human being out there) make countless New Year's resolutions. I do it knowing that they probably won't last past the second week of January.  But not this year. This year I've decided to change things up a bit. I wrote a short list of aspects of my … Continue reading My 2018 goals

What does the location of your breakouts say about your health?

Personally, I have never really had any bad breakouts (with the exception of one when I was 14) but like everyone, I've had a few pimples pop up here and there. I learned not too long ago that pimples that appear in certain areas of your face can actually say a lot about your health. … Continue reading What does the location of your breakouts say about your health?