December 13, 2018


I remember my teenage years with a conviction in my heart. I remember the dreams I had for myself, for the powerful and inspirational woman I was going to grow into. I had my life mapped out, I had goals and I had plans and I was going to achieve them no matter what it

December 11, 2018

Enjoying Your Stay-cation

Limited leave days, fully booked holiday destinations, and just wanting some quiet time? How about a stay-cation? So, the past holiday season was a different one for me. For a lot of various reasons, leaving Joziwood to join friends and family for the “all-you-can eat Christmas lunch” and overcrowded beach days was just not possible.

December 6, 2018
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Your Body

We are uniquely and wonderfully created. We come in different shapes and sizes to each serve a purpose in this world which is not the same as the woman next to you. So look at yourself in the mirror and say “I am goddess!” Your weight, complexion, hair texture/colour, shoe or jean size doesn’t define

December 4, 2018

Young, Gifted & Black – N’fuzed Energy

So, I had initially planned for this piece to be for November as it is well known for being the month for men to celebrate their masculinity, however I still think it’s a very fitting piece to end the year off with. I’ve been really obsessed with celebrating young, gifted, black men and women in

November 29, 2018

The Blood Type Diet

This is one diet I strongly believe in. As a matter of fact my friend always teases me about this 😒 “Aphelele doesn’t eat that…” – she’d start-off saying. “She’s blood type AB,” her closing remark is usually followed by a loud laugh 😣😒😧 Although it really should, this teasing doesn’t get to me. I actually