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  • Comfortable Shoes

    I went snowshoeing this morning; well, afternoon by the time I finally got myself up Grouse Mountain.
    I lagged a bit today, It was tiring hike and I wore my warmest winter boots which felt heavy and uncomfortable.

    Repetto Patent Zizi Brogues

    This got me thinking about my most comfortable shoes, my Repetto brogues.… Continue Reading...

  • Hair Today

    This is my hair.

    I listened to India Arie’s ‘I am not my hair’ as inspiration for this post.
    I don’t know when it happened, but that song has become the de-facto anthem for black women with natural hair.

    Big Hair Side

    Years ago when I chopped off all my hair and stopped … Continue Reading...

  • Hips Don’t Lie

    Back when I was a teenager and uncomfortable in my skin, a strange thing happened.
    I woke up one day and my clothes wouldn’t fit; it happened almost overnight.
    Next thing I knew I was being referred to as the ‘chubby girl’ (but not necessarily in a bad or negative … Continue Reading...

  • The Flower Show at Macy’s


    I managed to catch the Macy’s Flower Show while in New York.

    It combines two of my favourite things, shopping and flowers.

    Held simultaneously during spring at Macy’s flagship stores in five cities, this delightful annual event has been charming shoppers for over half a century now.

    The show uses … Continue Reading...