The first event was a beauty basics class with MUA(amongst other things) Ranique Roberts. She is a wealth of beauty and make-up info, like seriously! Ranique shared quite a bit of info with us and was so popular that we managed to convince her to come to Uitenhage again for a part two. But before that, let me share some of the budget beauty tips I happened to jot down during her talk. She spoke about so much but you know me and budget friendly.
I had the pleasure of meeting singer songwriter and business owner LeAnne Dlamini at the #AWIP event recently. I was rather shook to find how warm, welcoming and sweet she was. Sort of like someone forgot to tell her that she was ridiculously attractive, super successful and could totally get away with Diva tendencies.
But as someone who has built a career on building up others I should not have been surprised. The multi award winning muso runs a campaign called End Girl Hate as well as a company called LDH (Life Designed by Her) both of which focus on woman empowerment. She had so many important things to say that I simply had to make notes, and share some with you. (PS the picture is on me, her and the founder of #AWIP Lorelle Campher)
Why do I care about baby development when my kid is six and with no other prospects on the horizon? Well, I’m the aunt who buys educational toys and only recently realised that Brainy Baby (The company who sells those really awesome black and white cloths as well as a collection of other goodies to help your new born baby develop their visual and cognitive functions) is actually local (Nelson Mandela Bay local)
So we (Me and Brainy Baby company owner,Lara-Anne Derbyshire) decided – despite neither of us having a baby right now – many of my readers do, so why not give you guys some baby development facts, and a chance to win.
Cape Town-based model Jethro Jaftha struggled with bullying since a very young age “because I looked different from other children in my neighbourhood” (hard relate). He now uses his fame and influence to speak about the dangers of bullying.
The Civil Engineering student who has worked with big names such as Adidas, Louis Vuitton, and Moncler, has shared some tips with us on how to deal when you suspect your child is being bullied.